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Andrew Ow

Andrew Ow, MD

Assistant Professor


Department: Family, Community & Preventive Medicine

Practices: Drexel Family Medicine

Specialties: Family Medicine, Geriatric Medicine

Education

  • MD - Loyola University of Chicago Stritch School of Medicine (2012)
  • BA in Biology - Lawrence University (2006)

Andrew Ow, MD, specializes in family medicine and geriatrics, and practices in Philadelphia. He is board certified in family medicine and certified in basic and advanced life support.

Dr. Ow has a clinical interest in comprehensive geriatric assessment, memory assessment and care for patients with dementia, and long-term care.

Awards and Honors

  • American Medical Directors Association Futures Program Scholarship Recipient (2016)
  • Erik Lie-Nielsen Award Recipient in Family and Community Medicine (2015)
  • Dewey L. and Cynthia Robertson Award in Geriatrics (2014)

Clinical Services

Geriatric medicine, Family medicine

Fellowships

  • Geriatrics - Wake Forest School of Medicine (2015-2016)

Residencies

  • Family Medicine - Wake Forest School of Medicine (2012-2015)

Andrew Ow, MD, is an assistant professor in the Department of Family, Community & Preventive Medicine at Drexel University College of Medicine.

Publications

"Characteristics of inner-city African-Americans with uncontrolled hypertension"
Gerard Coly, Jane M. Kotchen, Clarence E. Grim, Hongyan Yang, Andrew J. Ow, Shanthi Krishnaswami, Theodore A. Kotchen
Journal of the American Society of Hypertension; 2(5): 366-371, June 2008

Presentations

Wake Forest Geriatrics Aging Conference, 2015:

  • "Dementia Care in the Nursing Home and the Effect on Staff Turnover"

Wake Forest Family Medicine Noon Conference Presentations 2014-2015:

  • Journal Club: "Update on Statin Therapy: A Review of the New AHA Guidelines"
  • "Making Sense of Oral Contraceptives"

Wake Forest Family Medicine Morning Report Presentations, 2012-2015:

  • "The Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment"
  • "Physician Well-Being"
  • "Advanced Care Planning"

Contact Information


Practice Office

Drexel Family Medicine
219 N. Broad Street
1st Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Phone: 215.762.5145
Fax: 215.762.5467