Jonathan Schaffir

Jonathan Schaffir, MD

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • Physician
4.9 out of 5
  • 113 Patient Satisfaction Ratings
  • 40 Patient Comments

Insurances We Accept

614-293-3069

About Me

As an obstetrician/gynecologist, I treat a variety of health concerns within this area of medicine. I am especially interested in those aspects of obstetrics and gynecology that are related to psychological and behavioral issues. These aspects may include sexuality, premenstrual mood disorders or other health-related concerns.

In my practice as a generalist obstetrician/gynecologist, I provide care for women through the full spectrum of their reproductive health needs. This ranges from family planning and pregnancy care to menstrual and menopausal problems.

I enjoy all aspects of care, from annual well-woman visits to delivering babies to performing surgical procedures when they are necessary.

Working at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, I know that there are many valuable resources available. Whenever necessary, I can refer my patients to the appropriate experts in any field. I know they will take excellent care of any problems my patients may have that are outside of my area of expertise.

In my free time there are many things I like to do, especially taking the time to enjoy a good movie.

Highlights
  • Author of the book, "What to Believe When You're Expecting: A New Look at Old Wives' Tales in Pregnancy"
  • Medical Director of OSU Ob/Gyn Clinic
  • Director, Ohio State College of Medicine Reproductive Medicine/ Endocrinology Course
  • Director of Integration for UPRSN Ring in Part 2 of COM
  • Recipient of Ohio State's Excellence in Teaching Award
  • Rated in the top 10 percent of physicians in the nation for patient satisfaction, 2014 and 2015
  • President, North American Society for Psychosocial Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2013-2015

Procedures and Conditions I Treat

  • Pregnancy
  • Vaginal Diseases
  • Parturition
  • Gynecologic Surgical Procedures
  • Menstrual Cycle
  • Women's Health
  • Obstetrics
  • Gynecology
  • Menopause
  • Contraception

Locations Where I Practice

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Education and Training

Education History

Medical School

Brown University, Providence, RI
MD
9/1/1986 - 5/30/1990

Internship

Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY

7/1/1990 - 6/30/1991

Residency

Mount Sinai School of Medicine SUNY, New York, NY

7/1/1991 - 6/30/1994

Board Certification

American Board of OB/GYN
12/31/2020

Academic Information

My Department

Obstetrics & Gynecology

My Division

General Obstetrics and Gynecology

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.

113 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

  • Overall
    4.9 out of 5
  • Explains Things Clearly
    4.7 out of 5
  • Listens Carefully
    4.7 out of 5
  • Gives Understandable Instructions
    4.7 out of 5
  • Knows My Medical History
    4.5 out of 5
  • Shows Respect
    4.7 out of 5
  • Time Spent Together
    4.6 out of 5
  • Reviewed on Apr 30, 2021

    My care provider answered all of the questions that I had regarding my health and future medical procedures.

  • Reviewed on Apr 23, 2021

    Dr. Schaefer has always been a great doctor and has always taken my concerns and needs into consideration and treated me with respect. he never just treats me like a patient he treats me like an actual person with real concerns about my health and what's going on with me and takes the time to listen to me.

  • Reviewed on Apr 14, 2021

    my procedure was rushed and my husband was not allowed to attend visit

  • Reviewed on Apr 09, 2021

    I am a older patient 81 yrs. old with a hearing problem Dr. Schaffir was so nice I read lips a lot he let my sister come in to help me understand what was going on. He was very good at explaining what he had to do. He took his time.

  • Reviewed on Mar 25, 2021

    Very happy with Dr. Schaffir - very caring.

  • Reviewed on Feb 24, 2021

    Always attentive & takes precautions.

  • Reviewed on Feb 17, 2021

    the provider was very attentive as well.

  • Reviewed on Feb 08, 2021

    c'?tait une bonne visite m?dicale, le docteur ?tait trs sympa il r?pondait toutes mes questions.

  • Reviewed on Jan 25, 2021

    very informative

  • Reviewed on Dec 11, 2020

    Dr. Schaffir is always extremely attentive and recalled specific details about previous concerns. he is an asset to OSU.

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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. Schaffir has reported relationships with the companies or entities listed below. If you have questions about the relationships listed below, please ask the faculty member. If you have questions about how these relationships are monitored by The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, please contact our Compliance Office.

  • Association of Professors of Obstetrics and Gynecology