Michael Alexander

Michael Alexander, MD

  • Family Medicine
  • Physician
4.9 out of 5
  • 298 Patient Satisfaction Ratings
  • 76 Patient Comments

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About Me

As a family physician at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, I specialize in ambulatory care and have a particular interest in health promotion and preventive medicine.

I am proud to be a family physician. I enjoy developing long-term relationships with my patients and strive to provide personalized health care.

I received my undergraduate and medical education here at The Ohio State University and appreciate the opportunity to teach the next generation of physicians who are attending The Ohio State University College of Medicine.

When I’m not working I enjoy spending time with my wife and our two sons.
  • Rated in the top 10 percent of physicians in the nation for patient satisfaction, 2014-17 and 2019
  • Faculty member of The Ohio State University’s Department of Family Medicine, 2002 - present
  • Expert educator for Longitudinal Groups in Lead.Serve.Inspire (LSI) curriculum Part 1, The Ohio State University College of Medicine, 2014 - present
  • Faculty advisor for the Ohio Alpha Chapter of Alpha Epsilon Delta, the National Health Preprofessional Honor Society, 2004 - present

Procedures and Conditions I Treat

  • Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Hypertension
  • Asthma
  • Preventive Medicine
  • Ambulatory Care
  • Dyslipidemias
  • Rhinitis, Allergic, Seasonal
  • 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

Education History

Ohio State University College of Medicine

Riverside Methodist Hospital

Academic Information

Board Certification

American Board of Family Medicine

My Department

Family Medicine


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.

298 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
    4.7 out of 5
  • Shows Respect
    4.9 out of 5
  • Time Spent Together
    4.9 out of 5
  • Reviewed on Jul 15, 2019

    very kind

  • Reviewed on Jul 09, 2019

    Dr. Alexander couldn't be more nice if he tried. He's patient and understanding the entire time.

  • Reviewed on Jul 09, 2019

    it was my first time there. I an looking for a dr. havent had one in decades. first visit there I like the dr. we will meet again.

  • Reviewed on Jul 07, 2019

    A very good doctor who is very patient and gentle all the time.

  • Reviewed on Jul 01, 2019

    I brought up a new issue with him and he gave me advice on how to see a specialist concerning it.

  • Reviewed on Jun 27, 2019

    He is very caring, he takes the time to listen and he really wants to do everything he can to help his patients.

  • Reviewed on Jun 16, 2019

    Dr Alexander actively listens and partners with his patients to promote the best health possible.

  • Reviewed on May 20, 2019

    Dr. Alexander is a fantastic physician and demonstrates care, concern and interest in my well-being.

  • Reviewed on May 20, 2019

    Dr. Alexander is, by far, the best, most caring, compassionate, and thorough doctor I have ever had. He always takes whatever time is needed, and asks follow-up questions to previous appointments and discussions. I'm so very appreciative of his kind demeanor and always talking through what he's doing and why.

  • Reviewed on Apr 28, 2019

    he is the best provider i have ever seen.

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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 12/20/2018, Dr. Alexander has reported no relationships with companies or entities.