Steven Albrechta

Steven Albrechta, MD

  • Sports Medicine
  • Family Medicine
  • Physician
4.8 out of 5
  • 518 Patient Satisfaction Ratings
  • 145 Patient Comments

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About Me

As a sports medicine physician, I provide evidence-based, individualized care and take the time to get to know my patients and their unique conditions. I have found that educating individuals on their course of treatment and building confidence in the patient-physician relationship leads to the best outcomes. Because I’ve experienced several injuries throughout my own sports career, I’m better able to relate to what my patients are going through. I love seeing people improve and return to the activities that they love.

I enjoy working at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center because of the special camaraderie that is shared among my colleagues. I also enjoy the opportunity to work with the next generation of physicians through various stages in the learning process.

In my free time I enjoy going to local sports events, concerts, the Columbus Zoo, local breweries, watching movies and spending time with my family and friends.
Highlights
  • Ohio State Department of Athletics Team Physician
  • Medical Director, Philip Heit Center for Healthy New Albany and Exercise is Medicine Program
  • Rated in the top 10 percent of physicians in the nation for patient satisfaction, 2016-2017
  • Recipient of the Residency Director’s Award for Excellence in Academics and the Dr. Tennyson Williams Outstanding Resident Award, 2014–2015
  • Co-authoring: Musculoskeletal examination of the extremities: An interactive guide, iBook. K. McCamey and B. Walrod (Eds.) 2016, EPUB file

Procedures and Conditions I Treat

  • Sports Medicine
  • Ankle Injuries
  • Foot Injuries
  • Ultrasonography
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Athletic Injuries
  • Leg Injuries
  • Brain Concussion
  • Platelet-Rich Plasma
  • Arm Injuries
  • Soft Tissue Injuries
  • Sprains and Strains
  • Asthma, Exercise-Induced
  • Athletic Performance
  • Back Injuries
  • Knee Injuries
  • Arthritis
  • Hip Injuries
  • Physical Endurance

Locations Where I Practice

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Education and Training

Education History

Medical School

Florida State University College of Medicine, Tallahassee, FL
MD
5/27/2008 - 5/19/2012

Internship

Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, Columbus, OH

7/1/2012 - 6/30/2013

Residency

Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, Columbus, OH

7/1/2013 - 6/30/2015

Fellowship

Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, Columbus, OH

8/1/2015 - 7/31/2016

Board Certifications

American Board of Family Medicine
7/1/2015

American Board of Family Medicine (Subspecialty: Sports Medicine)
8/1/2016

Academic Information

My Department

Family Medicine

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.

518 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

  • Overall
    4.8 out of 5
  • Explains Things Clearly
    4.9 out of 5
  • Listens Carefully
    4.9 out of 5
  • Gives Understandable Instructions
    4.8 out of 5
  • Knows My Medical History
    4.5 out of 5
  • Shows Respect
    4.9 out of 5
  • Time Spent Together
    4.8 out of 5
  • Reviewed on Jul 17, 2020

    The dr. listens and explains to me my on going issue with arthritis.

  • Reviewed on Jul 17, 2020

    Kind and thorough, good communicator is helping me treat a medical problem. I've seen him over 2 years now and he gives excellent care. Treats me with respect.

  • Reviewed on Jul 14, 2020

    Steve (I can't spell his last name) is excellent!

  • Reviewed on Jul 06, 2020

    Very professional and courteous.

  • Reviewed on Jun 30, 2020

    He is a very astute doctor - easy to talk with and clearly devoted to his patients.

  • Reviewed on Jun 27, 2020

    Patient, asked questions to understand, prompt.

  • Reviewed on Jun 26, 2020

    Friendly & knowledgeable and listened to me.

  • Reviewed on Jun 26, 2020

    All good.

  • Reviewed on Jun 25, 2020

    Excellent - super knowledgeable & good at explaining everything.

  • Reviewed on Jun 25, 2020

    Dr. Albrechta is an outstanding care provider.

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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 11/21/2019, Dr. Albrechta has reported no relationships with companies or entities.