Joel Wood

Joel Wood, MD

  • 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) 293-4980

About Me

As a family medicine physician, my approach to patient care is dependent upon the condition and unique background of each patient. I spend time getting to know my patients and take into account all personal considerations before guiding them through their care plan. I specialize in ambulatory family medicine, which allows me to interact with multiple members of a family across many generations in an office setting. I enjoy my specialization because of the opportunity to build long-standing relationships with patients while facilitating their journey to optimal health.

As my alma mater, The Ohio State University holds many special memories for me. I enjoy working at an institution that doesn’t limit patient interactions and is dedicated to providing quality patient-centered care.

When I’m not working I enjoy spending time with my family. I also teach children at New Albany Methodist’s Vacation Bible School.

Highlights

  • Rated in the top 10 percent of physicians in the nation for patient satisfaction, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017
  • Lead physician, Primary Care at New Albany
  • Volunteer for the United Methodist Church's annual medical mission trip to Mexico

Procedures and Conditions I Treat

  • Diabetes Mellitus
  • Pediatrics
  • End of Life Care
  • Preventive Medicine
  • Geriatrics
  • Family Practice
  • Adolescent Medicine
  • Developmental Disabilities
  • Hypertension
  • Disease Management
  • 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

Residency

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
7/14/2000

My Department

Family Medicine

Reviews

445 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 4.9
  • Shows Respect 4.9
  • Time Spent Together 4.9

97 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Nov 02, 2018

Excellent patient rapport and shows concern and glad to see you.

Reviewed on Nov 02, 2018

Very good.

Reviewed on Oct 16, 2018

Dr Wood always takes the time to discuss all of my concerns and genuinely makes me feel like cares about my health.

Reviewed on Oct 13, 2018

Almost 20 years of trust, caring for my whole family.

Reviewed on Oct 12, 2018

listens to what my concerns are.

Reviewed on Oct 11, 2018

All good.

Reviewed on Oct 07, 2018

Always listens and tries to do the best at making me feel good.

Reviewed on Oct 07, 2018

All good.

Reviewed on Oct 04, 2018

Fantastic service, as always.

Reviewed on Sep 23, 2018

Dr. Joel Wood is an outstanding health care provider that appears to know his patiences and has always explained what he is doing and why.

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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.