About Me

I try my best to combine my knowledge of medicine with the patients’ knowledge of themselves to help them achieve their health goals.

I am proud to be a doctor at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center because of the caring and quality that I see my colleagues providing to people every day.

Please note: This provider does not provide letters for medical marijuana.
Highlights
  • Rated in the top 10 percent of physicians in the nation for patient satisfaction, 2018, 2019
  • “Best Doctor” in central Ohio and Midwest since 1998
  • Published medical research on poliovirus, cancer and snakebite
  • Served as a visiting professor of internal medicine around the world
  • Best Doctor in America 2017

Procedures and Conditions I Treat

  • Internal Medicine
  • Preventive Medicine
  • Perioperative Care
  • Infectious Disease Medicine
  • Referral and Consultation

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

Medical School

Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA
MD
8/31/1983 - 5/17/1987

Internship

Boston City Hospital/ Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA

7/1/1987 - 6/30/1988

Residency

Boston City Hospital/ Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA

7/1/1988 - 6/30/1990

Fellowship

Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, Columbus, OH

7/1/1991 - 6/30/1993

Board Certifications

American Board of Internal Medicine
9/25/1991

American Board of Internal Medicine
9/29/1991

American Board of Internal Medicine (Subspecialty: Infectious Disease)
11/10/1994

Academic Information

My Department

Internal Medicine

My Division

General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics

More About My Work

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.

172 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
    4.8 out of 5
  • Shows Respect
    4.9 out of 5
  • Time Spent Together
    4.9 out of 5
  • Reviewed on Jan 08, 2021

    Love the <span class='highlight hasPHI'>James</span> and everyone who work there!

  • Reviewed on Jan 05, 2021

    Careful review of care from others.

  • Reviewed on Dec 28, 2020

    Very good.

  • Reviewed on Dec 21, 2020

    Very thorough!

  • Reviewed on Dec 20, 2020

    Dr <span class='highlight hasBannedWord'>Weed</span> is one of the best Doctors I've had

  • Reviewed on Dec 18, 2020

    Dr. <span class='highlight hasBannedWord'>Weed</span> is amazing.

  • Reviewed on Dec 11, 2020

    Outstanding doctor - up to date or medical issues, & new medicines concerned & compassionate - What a doctor should be but, comfortably, often won't.

  • Reviewed on Dec 10, 2020

    Best MD I have had in last 10 yrs.

  • Reviewed on Dec 04, 2020

    Dr <span class='highlight hasBannedWord'>Weed</span> is awesome it's why I picked him and asked to be his patient.

  • Reviewed on Nov 11, 2020

    He was respectful, easy to talk to the BEST.

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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. Weed has reported no relationships with companies or entities.