Anita Ndife

Anita Ndife, MBBS

  • Family 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) 293-2614

About Me

As a family medicine physician, I provide preventative care and disease management for patients of all ages and backgrounds, and am particularly interested in pediatrics and women's health. I treat patients with anxiety, arthritis, athletic injuries, depression and hypertension. Not only do I provide treatments for acute and chronic conditions, but I also educate and empower my patients to take an active role in their health and well-being.

I enjoy working at The Ohio State University because we’re able to offer excellent care and state-of-the-art treatments to our patients through our vast network of resources.

In my free time I enjoy cooking, exercising, reading, watching movies and spending time with my family.


  • Rated in the top 10 percent of physicians in the nation for patient satisfaction, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017
  • Ambulatory Care and DPR Preceptorship Award, 2005-2015
  • Unsung Hero Award, Department of Family Medicine, The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, 2017
  • Lead medical student educator for my practice

Additional Languages I Speak

  • Igbo

Procedures and Conditions I Treat

  • Anxiety
  • Preventive Medicine
  • Geriatrics
  • Family Practice
  • Adolescent Medicine
  • Men's Health
  • Sprains and Strains
  • Asthma, Exercise-Induced
  • Hypertension
  • Manipulation, Osteopathic
  • Disease Management
  • Arthritis
  • Diabetes Mellitus
  • Asthma
  • Family Planning Services
  • Pediatrics
  • Depression
  • Contraception
  • Women's Health
  • Holistic Health
  • Primary Care

Locations Where I Practice

Please note: Not all physicians schedule patients at each listed location. Please call the “Schedule an appointment” number shown above for scheduling assistance.

Education and Training

Medical Degree

University of Nigeria


Family Medicine
Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
7/1/2003 - 6/30/2005

More About My Work

My Background

Board Certification

American Board of Family Medicine

My Department

Family Medicine


353 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

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

102 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Apr 09, 2019

Takes time to read by medical history. Is very wall qualified. Gives clear explanations, inspires confidence.

Reviewed on Apr 08, 2019

Dr. Anita is easy to talk to and makes me feel very at ease.

Reviewed on Apr 08, 2019

My doctor is one of the kindness people I have met. she always listens to what I have to say and give me the answers.

Reviewed on Apr 05, 2019

courteous, asked numerous questions and paraphrased my responses to get best understanding of my pain, and checked reflexes and other related tests related to pain area

Reviewed on Apr 04, 2019

Excellent - used the My Chart messaging several times and all questions were addressed promptly! Very pleased.

Reviewed on Apr 03, 2019

Dr Ndife was thorough and patient.

Reviewed on Apr 03, 2019

Dr. Ndife treats me a like a friend that she cares about and wants me to be as healthy as possible.

Reviewed on Mar 13, 2019

The doctor had never met me before but asked thorough questions, listened to my concerns and was very helpful.

Reviewed on Mar 09, 2019

very good

Reviewed on Mar 08, 2019

She is one of a kind she care a lot and loves what she does.

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Consulting and Related Relationships

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