Andrew Schamess

Andrew Schamess, MD

  • Internal Medicine
  • Physician What's this? A physician, or doctor, is extensively trained to diagnose and treat complex medical problems. Often, physicians focus their practice on certain disease categories, treatment methods or patient types. Physicians can diagnose and treat illness, prescribe medication, offer medical consultation and advice, perform surgery and more.

Appointments: (614) 293-2130

About Me

Highlights

  • Rated in the top 10 percent of physicians in the nation for patient satisfaction, 2015
  • Assistant clinical professor, internal medicine
  • Led the OSUWMC Healthy at Home program, 2012 - 2016
  • Collaborating with the James on a trial of home-based primary care for patients with sickle cell disease

Procedures and Conditions I Treat

  • Internal Medicine
  • Primary Care
  • Home Care Services
  • Comprehensive Health Care
  • Patient-Centered Care
  • Preventive Medicine
  • Ambulatory Care
  • Diabetes Mellitus
  • Disease Management
  • Chronic Disease
  • Public Health

Locations Where I Practice

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Education and Training

Medical Degree

MD
University of Massachusetts Medical School
6/2/1991

Residency

Internal Medicine
George Washington University Medical Center
7/1/1992 - 6/30/1994

Fellowship

Internal Medicine
George Washington University Medical Center
8/1/1994 - 6/30/1996

More About My Work

My Background

Board Certification

American Board of Internal Medicine
8/24/1994

My Department

Internal Medicine

My Division

General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics

Reviews

222 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

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  • Overall
    4.8 out of 5
  • Explains Things Clearly 4.8
  • Listens Carefully 4.9
  • Gives Understandable Instructions 4.8
  • Knows My Medical History 4.5
  • Shows Respect 4.9
  • Time Spent Together 4.9

45 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Feb 27, 2019

All good.

Reviewed on Feb 05, 2019

I'm very happy with my doctor.

Reviewed on Dec 21, 2018

Very thorough. Took time to go over all questions. Gave good feed back.

Reviewed on Nov 28, 2018

Dr. Schamess is an excellent listener and explains his exams and observations very clearly. I like him so much I've referred two other people I know to him.

Reviewed on Nov 27, 2018

Dr. Schamess is excellent - he is the best, primary care physician I have ever had.

Reviewed on Nov 24, 2018

Dr. Schamess is a great Doctor and I trust him and depend upon him.

Reviewed on Nov 19, 2018

friendly

Reviewed on Nov 01, 2018

Always professional - listens - explains.

Reviewed on Oct 31, 2018

None bad - all good.

Reviewed on Sep 14, 2018

I'm gradually starting to feel comfortable around him.

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Consulting and Related Relationships

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As of 12/20/2018, Dr. Schamess has reported no relationships with companies or entities.

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