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Michael W. Shaffer, MD

Family Medicine
Phone Number:
(740) 420-3000

This physician is available for online scheduling.

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Additional Information

Medical School
The Ohio State University of Medicine and Public Health, Columbus, Ohio
Riverside Methodist Hospital, Columbus, Ohio
Board Certified Family Medicine
Professional Memberships
American Medical Association, American Academy of Family Physicians
Clinical Interests
Hypertension, Diabetes Mellitus


Dr. Michael Shaffer, MD, with Adena Family Medicine, A Department of Adena Regional Medical Center, in Circleville, Ohio, is board certified in family medicine, which includes the care of children, adults and seniors.  Dr. Shaffer enjoys dealing with patients of all ages and especially with entire families.  As a family medicine doctor, Dr. Shaffer has the opportunity to follow patients throughout life. As a primary care doctor, Dr. Shaffer considers his job rewarding as he sees the difference he makes in patients’ lives.  He is familiar with the local community and understands their healthcare needs.  He follows evidence-based guidelines to provide the best and most factual up-to-date medical care to all his patients.

The Adena Health System is a regional leader offering a full range of specialists and support services who work together in a coordinated manner. By sharing one electronic medical record system, Dr. Shaffer is able to refer patients to specialists for testing and access these results in a timely manner.  Adena Family Medicine - Circleville offers on-site lab services, x-ray and appointments with specialists.  They offer late hours on Wednesday evenings to accommodate patients who work.  Dr. Shaffer provides well-patient exams, immunizations, sports physicals, diabetes care, and high blood pressure management along with all other types of family medicine. 

He enjoys spending time with his wife and dogs.

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