Joel Wood

Joel Wood, MD

  • Family Medicine

Appointments: (614) 293-4980

About Me


  • Rated in the top 10 percent of physicians in the nation for patient satisfaction, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017

Specialties and Conditions I Treat

  • Family Medicine
  • Diabetes Mellitus
  • Developmental Disabilities
  • Primary Care

Locations Where I Practice

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Education and Training

Medical Degree

Ohio State University College of Medicine


Family Medicine
Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
7/1/1998 - 6/30/2000

More About My Work

My Background

Board Certification

American Board of Family Medicine

My Department

Family Medicine


320 Patient Satisfaction 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.

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

40 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Mar 08, 2018


Reviewed on Mar 08, 2018

Other than the fact Dr. Wood was running an hour behind - apologized for the delay - and did not make me feel rushed during our appointment.

Reviewed on Feb 22, 2018

listened, polite No Bad experiences

Reviewed on Feb 21, 2018

Always friendly, efficient, and very, very smart -

Reviewed on Feb 21, 2018

Dr. Wood is the best. Have been a patient of his for 14 years. Would HIGHLY recommend.

Reviewed on Feb 16, 2018

Dr. Wood always takes good care of me.

Reviewed on Feb 16, 2018

Good thoughts well informed.

Reviewed on Feb 16, 2018

Dr. Wood is always kind and friendly. Always listens to your concerns and never tries to rush you.

Reviewed on Feb 06, 2018

Good doctor.

Reviewed on Feb 02, 2018

Dr. Wood is the Best provider I've ever had

Reviewed on Jan 31, 2018

He always takes time to make sure you are checked over and makes sure he spends enough time with you to address any needs.

Reviewed on Jan 21, 2018

I always feel I have my doctor's full attention when I am in his company.

Reviewed on Jan 15, 2018

very friendly and open to talking about anything I want to with him

Reviewed on Jan 11, 2018

my health care provider is very knowledgeable and helpful.

Reviewed on Jan 11, 2018

Excellent & professional. Felt safe & cared for.

Reviewed on Jan 09, 2018

consistent review of my present, past and likely future concerns. I don't like surprises and am always better informed and strategized for my future betterment. I'm a truly discipline person and Dr. Wood informs, assures and encourages me to be my own best advocate as I was taught to do.

Reviewed on Jan 06, 2018

Dr. Wood is the best PCP we have ever had

Reviewed on Jan 04, 2018


Reviewed on Dec 18, 2017

All good!

Reviewed on Dec 17, 2017

Dr. Wood is the best doctor ever, always with a smile.

Reviewed on Dec 14, 2017

Dr. Wood is an excellent care provider.

Reviewed on Dec 12, 2017

Dr. Wood is a great doctor, have been with him for 18 years.

Reviewed on Nov 16, 2017

I love my care provider.  Dr. Wood is patient, kind and thorough, even just having a regular physical.

Reviewed on Nov 15, 2017

Dr. Joel Wood is excellent.

Reviewed on Nov 14, 2017

He seems to understand evidence-based practice and the importance of taking patient preference into account when we are deciding on a course of action. I like that he tries to help me find non-pharmaceutical ways to get and stay healthy as needed. He remembers me and is personable.

Reviewed on Nov 11, 2017

Always happy talking to Dr. Wood.

Reviewed on Nov 11, 2017

He is very knowledgeable and provides good advice for me.

Reviewed on Nov 08, 2017

An excellent physician

Reviewed on Nov 08, 2017

Dr. Wood is the best of the best. I am very fortunate to have him as my family doctor.

Reviewed on Nov 07, 2017

The best.

Reviewed on Oct 18, 2017

Dr. Wood is an excellent, caring and nurturing provider. I feel very comfortable talking about all of my medical issues!

Reviewed on Oct 16, 2017

Always a good experience seeing Dr. Wood. He's very personable and shows concern for his patients. I definitely appreciate his upbeat, but concerning personality.

Reviewed on Oct 14, 2017

great as always

Reviewed on Oct 14, 2017

Dr Wood is always kind and through and always listens to my concerns.

Reviewed on Oct 10, 2017

Very good.

Reviewed on Oct 10, 2017

Always friendly and listens to concerns. Spends time making sure I am comfortable with everything.

Reviewed on Oct 10, 2017

Always pleasant, attentive, and focused.

Reviewed on Oct 08, 2017

Very efficient. Took the time to update medical records where needed and discuss any concerns I had, along with results of the blood tests, etc....

Reviewed on Oct 05, 2017

All good.

Reviewed on Oct 03, 2017

He listens and takes his time with me.

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Consulting and Related Relationships

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As of 03/26/2018, Dr. Wood has reported no relationships with companies or entities.