Samir Parikh

Samir Parikh, MD

  • Nephrology
  • Physician

Clinical Associate Professor of Internal Medicine

4.9 out of 5
  • 67 Patient Satisfaction Ratings
  • 31 Patient Comments

Insurances We Accept


About Me

  • Rated in the top 10 percent of physicians in the nation for patient satisfaction, 2015, 2017, 2018 and 2019
  • Best Doctor in America 2017
Additional Languages I Speak
  • Gujarati

Procedures and Conditions I Treat

  • Glomerulonephritis
  • Vasculitis
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Lupus Erythematosus, Systemic
  • Acute Kidney Injury
  • Kidney Diseases
  • Kidney Diseases, Cystic
  • Kidney Failure, Chronic
  • Pyelonephritis
  • Renal Dialysis
  • Renal Insufficiency, Chronic

Locations Where I Practice

Please note: Not all physicians schedule patients at each listed location.

Education and Training

Education History

Medical School

University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH
8/19/2002 - 6/10/2006


Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, Columbus, OH

7/1/2006 - 6/30/2009


Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, Columbus, OH

7/1/2009 - 6/30/2011

Academic Information

My Department

Internal Medicine

My Division



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.

67 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

  • Overall
    4.9 out of 5
  • Explains Things Carefully
    4.9 out of 5
  • Listens Carefully
    4.9 out of 5
  • Gives Understandable Instructions
    4.9 out of 5
  • Knows My Medical History
    5 out of 5
  • Shows Respect
    4.9 out of 5
  • Time Spent Together
    4.9 out of 5
  • Reviewed on Jan 19, 2022

    Friendly, courteous, polite, efficient. Sympathetic to my needs.Very knowledgeable.

  • Reviewed on Jan 13, 2022

    This was my first appointment with the doctor. He was very through, explained things well to me, and very polite.

  • Reviewed on Dec 23, 2021

    Dr. Parikh best dr.!!

  • Reviewed on Dec 14, 2021

    Dr. Parikh is outstanding!! He continues to keep my kidneys working well enough to avoid dialysis. He is the best physician I've ever had!

  • Reviewed on Dec 13, 2021

    Dr Parikh is the best in the WORLD. I trust him explicitly. I do not know what I would do without him. His explanations are extremely understandable and complete. I will never go to anyone else and yes if he should move, I will follow him to the ends of the earth.

  • Reviewed on Oct 25, 2021

    He reviewed my test results and answered all questions I had concerning my health.

  • Reviewed on Oct 15, 2021

    Excellent, knowledgeable, sincere.

  • Reviewed on Oct 01, 2021

    Dr. Parikh is very bright and answers everything I ask. Without his care, I don't think I be here doing this today. I have absolute trust in his care. LOVE THE DOC!

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 10/25/2021, Dr. Parikh 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.

  • Alexion Pharmaceuticals
  • Aurinia Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • Bristol-Myers Squibb
  • GlaxoSmithKline
  • UpToDate
  • Kezar Life Sciences