Healthcare Services and Programs


Joel L. Shaw, MD


Family Medicine, Sports Medicine


Acupuncture, youth sports and helping athletes of all ages and levels achieve maximal performance

MAX Sports Medicine
3705 Olentangy River Road, Suite 260
Columbus, Ohio 43214
Phone: (614) 533.6600
Fax: (614) 586.1237

Dr. Shaw is a board-certified family medicine and sports medicine physician with clinical interests in acupuncture, medical care of all levels of athletes and physically active people, youth sports and helping athletes achieve maximal performance.

He returned to Columbus to practice medicine in 2007, after providing medical care to soldiers and elite athletes in the United States Army for eight years. This included a deployment to Afghanistan, where he received a Bronze Star and a Combat Medic Badge for his accomplishments.

Dr. Shaw currently serves as team physician at Hilliard Bradley High School and he is the fellowship director of the Grant Sports Medicine Fellowship. He previously served as a team physician for the Columbus Destroyers and for the Georgetown University Department of Athletics.

Dr. Shaw earned his medical degree from the Medical University of Ohio at Toledo. He completed his residency at Dewitt Army Community Hospital at Fort Belvoir, Virginia, and his fellowship at Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Virginia.

To schedule an appointment with Dr. Shaw, call the MAX Sports Medicine Columbus office at (614) 533.6600.