Faraz Ahmad

Faraz Ahmad, MD, MPH

  • Family Medicine
  • Emergency Medical Services
  • Physician

Accepting new patients

4.9 out of 5
  • 118 Patient Satisfaction Ratings
  • 58 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
  • Primary Care
  • Preventive Medicine
  • Disease Management
  • Public Health

Locations Where I Practice

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Education and Training

Education History

Medical School

University of Nebraska, Omaha, NE
MD
8/24/2009 - 5/4/2013

Residency

METROHEALTH, Cleveland, OH

6/24/2013 - 7/31/2016

Residency

METROHEALTH, Cleveland, OH

7/1/2014 - 6/30/2017

Board Certification

American Board of Family Medicine
8/30/2016

Academic Information

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.

118 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

  • Overall
    4.9 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 Feb 01, 2021

    great!!! explained everything to me and took <span class='highlight hasPHI'>gus</span> time to listen

  • Reviewed on Jan 21, 2021

    very thorough and caring

  • Reviewed on Jan 15, 2021

    always nice to me

  • Reviewed on Jan 02, 2021

    my provider behavior the way he is treating me regarding my health is excellent. he is finding means to solve my problem.

  • Reviewed on Dec 25, 2020

    Dr is excellent

  • Reviewed on Nov 27, 2020

    Knows me and .my health issues and explained how I could remain stabe

  • Reviewed on Nov 10, 2020

    Very good.

  • Reviewed on Nov 04, 2020

    He was & always is fantastic.

  • Reviewed on Oct 15, 2020

    all good

  • Reviewed on Oct 14, 2020

    first time seemed concerned, talked about a referral.

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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 11/01/2020, Dr. Ahmad has reported no relationships with companies or entities.