Sarah Jonaus

Sarah Jonaus, MD

  • Internal Medicine
  • Physician
4.9 out of 5
  • 88 Patient Satisfaction Ratings
  • 47 Patient Comments

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About Me

Becoming a doctor was such a perfect match for me that I never really considered other options, despite having no physicians in my family or close circles.

Practicing internal medicine fits me because I’m a compassionate and generous listener who loves math and science, as well as a good challenge. Since no one can know everything in medicine, I enjoy being an important member of the team that manages challenging patient situations. Getting to know patients well over their lifetime helps me treat each person according to their values and needs.

As a general internist, I ensure that my patients get well, stay well and understand all aspects of their health care.

My deepest satisfaction during my workday comes when patients tell me that something that I did or said changed their lives and improved their quality of life. I’m also proud when medical students and residents tell me that I’ve changed the way that they practice medicine or how they live their lives for the better.
  • Rated in the top 10 percent of physicians in the nation for patient satisfaction, 2014-2019
  • Linda Strout Faculty Teaching Award
  • Board certified in internal medicine
  • Member of the Society of General Internal Medicine

Procedures and Conditions I Treat

  • Internal Medicine
  • Primary Care
  • Preventive Medicine

Locations Where I Practice

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Education and Training

Education History

Medical School

University of Wisconsin School of Medicine, Madison, WI
6/1/1992 - 6/30/1996


University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA

7/1/1996 - 6/30/1999

Board Certification

American Board of Internal Medicine

Academic Information

My Department

Internal Medicine

My Division

General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics


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.

88 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
    4.9 out of 5
  • Shows Respect
    4.9 out of 5
  • Time Spent Together
    4.9 out of 5
  • Reviewed on Jan 11, 2021

    Excellent doctor!

  • Reviewed on Oct 27, 2020

    My doctor out sick. Worked us in. Great care, thorough explained everything.

  • Reviewed on Oct 15, 2020

    She is so awesome. Very thorough. Understands my problems. Look forward to seeing her. Love her

  • Reviewed on Oct 07, 2020

    It's always good to see Dr. Jonaus. She had a medical student see me first, and while he was very competent, I would have rather had more time with her. But I understand that is part of being a patient at an academic medical center.

  • Reviewed on Jun 16, 2020

    Dr. Jonaus is the greatest!

  • Reviewed on Apr 08, 2020

    Dr. Jonaus is thorough, caring and is an excellent doctor.

  • Reviewed on Mar 27, 2020

    I just love her. She's real, calm, honest, assuring, level-headed & compassionate.

  • Reviewed on Mar 13, 2020

    Dr. Jonaus is an amazing doctor! We feel very fortunate to be her patients. My wife & I both love her!

  • Reviewed on Mar 02, 2020

    excellent as always!!!

  • Reviewed on Feb 24, 2020

    Dr. Jonaus is a terrific listener and a great advocate for my health

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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. Jonaus has reported no relationships with companies or entities.