Faraz Ahmad

Faraz Ahmad, MD, MPH

  • Family Medicine
  • Emergency Medical Services
  • Physician
4.8 out of 5
  • 69 Patient Satisfaction Ratings
  • 29 Patient Comments

Insurances We Accept

614-688-6490

About Me

As a family medicine physician at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, I specialize in disease management and preventive medicine. I believe in using a holistic approach to patient care. I think it’s important to be mindful of where patients live and the unique set of challenges that they face. I am also interested in health policy and public health issues that directly impact urban underserved communities and medically vulnerable patients.

My favorite part about working at Ohio State is the diverse patient population that I get to treat. CarePoint East has a great staff and an excellent support system. I also enjoy teaching medical students and residents how to provide quality healthcare to underserved communities.

In my free time I enjoy drawing, playing basketball and watching sports.
Highlights
  • Wrote and published a paper and book chapter, 2017
  • Capstone project on community violence in Cuyahoga County as part of my MPH, 2017
Additional Languages I Speak
  • Hindi
  • Urdu

Procedures and Conditions I Treat

  • Diabetes Mellitus
  • Preventive Medicine
  • Public Health
  • Primary Care
  • Disease Management

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

Education History

MD
University of Nebraska Medical Center
5/4/2013


METROHEAL
7/31/2016


METROHEAL
6/30/2017

Academic Information

Board Certification

American Board of Family Medicine
8/30/2016

My Department

Family Medicine

Reviews

The overall patient satisfaction rating is an average of all patient responses to the six doctor communication related questions shown below from the Clinician and Group Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems survey. For additional information about the patient satisfaction survey, please visit our Patient Satisfaction Survey page.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their view and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Ohio State Wexner Medical Center.

69 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

  • Overall
    4.8 out of 5
  • Explains Things Clearly
    4.9 out of 5
  • Listens Carefully
    4.9 out of 5
  • Gives Understandable Instructions
    4.9 out of 5
  • Knows My Medical History
    4.3 out of 5
  • Shows Respect
    4.9 out of 5
  • Time Spent Together
    4.9 out of 5
  • Reviewed on Apr 26, 2019

    He was very good.

  • Reviewed on Apr 24, 2019

    Very good.

  • Reviewed on Apr 16, 2019

    Good.

  • Reviewed on Apr 11, 2019

    He was extremely thorough. He has also been responsive to messages on OSU MyChart.

  • Reviewed on Apr 01, 2019

    hes percesent

  • Reviewed on Mar 02, 2019

    Very Informative about what is necessary for me to stay healthly

  • Reviewed on Feb 22, 2019

    He is very caring & interested & patient. He is somewhat rushed as the time allowed for each patient isn't quite enough. Hopefully I'll have fewer questions as we go along.

  • Reviewed on Feb 10, 2019

    great explanation

  • Reviewed on Feb 09, 2019

    Dr. Ahmad is thorough and displays sincere care concerning my health.

  • Reviewed on Feb 08, 2019

    I love this guy. I searched for a primary care dr. for quite awhile, I had almost given up on finding someone I trusted to be my primary dr. I'm so glad I scheduled my 1st appointment with Dr. Ahmad. He's quite frankly the best dr. I've ever seen. It's obvious he cares about his patients. My hope is that he will be my dr. for the rest of my life.

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Consulting and Related Relationships

At The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, we support a faculty member’s research and consulting in collaboration with medical device, research and/or drug companies because a faculty member’s expertise can guide important advancements in the practice of medicine and improve patient care. In order to provide effective management of these relationships, the University requires annual disclosures from all faculty members with external interests related to their University responsibilities.

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