About Me

  • Rated in the top 10 percent of physicians in the nation for patient satisfaction, 2015, 2016, 2017
  • Named to the Castle Connolly list of “Regional Top Doctors,” 2014–2019
  • Best Doctor in America, 2017
Additional Languages I Speak
  • Arabic

Procedures and Conditions I Treat

  • Arthritis, Rheumatoid
  • Behcet Syndrome
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Lupus Erythematosus, Systemic
  • Mixed Connective Tissue Disease
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica
  • Polymyositis
  • Spondylitis, Ankylosing
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Vasculitis
  • Arthritis, Psoriatic
  • Sjogren's Syndrome
  • Rheumatology

Education and Training

Education History

Medical School

University of Damascus, Damascus,
9/1/1976 - 9/30/1982

Bible Study

Grace University of Omaha, Omaha, NE

1/1/1983 - 12/31/1983


National Institutes of Health, NIDDK / NICHD, Bethesda, MD

1/1/1984 - 6/30/1985


University Hospital Penn State University, Hershey, PA

7/1/1985 - 6/30/1986


University Hospital Penn State University, Hershey, PA

7/1/1986 - 6/30/1988


University of North Carolina Hospitals, Chapel Hill, NC

7/1/1988 - 6/30/1990

Board Certifications

American Board of Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine (Subspecialty: Rheumatology)

Academic Information

My Department

Internal Medicine

My Division

Rheumatology - Immunology


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.

30 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

  • Overall
    4.9 out of 5
  • Explains Things Clearly
    4.9 out of 5
  • Listens Carefully
    5 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 Aug 03, 2020

    Dr. Jarjour is a very kind & respectful physician! He has done an excellent job taking care of my (rheumatoid arthritis) chronic illness! Thank you!

  • Reviewed on Mar 17, 2020

    good no problems

  • Reviewed on Jan 30, 2020

    Always attentive, takes his time.

  • Reviewed on Jan 09, 2020

    Dr. Jarjour is absolutely first-rate in every respect.

  • Reviewed on Dec 14, 2019

    He's very personable, listens and answers all my concerns.

  • Reviewed on Nov 21, 2019

    Never a bad experience! Having such a talented kind empathetic doctor gives me daily confidence about my chronic condition. If offering classes to residents about how to treat patients, he would be the ideal candidate to teach it.

  • Reviewed on Aug 14, 2019


  • Reviewed on Aug 14, 2019

    Only good experiences with Dr. Jarjour.

  • Reviewed on May 16, 2019


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. Jarjour 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.

  • University of Pittsburgh
  • University of Pennsylvania
  • American College of Rheumatology