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Andrew Ow,


Title: Assistant Professor

Practices: Drexel Family Medicine

Specialty: Family Medicine, Geriatric Medicine, Primary Care


Drexel Family Medicine
219 N. Broad Street
1st Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Maps & Directions

Phone: 215.762.5145
Fax: 215.762.5467


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

Clinical Services

Geriatric medicine, Family medicine


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)


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


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


"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


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"