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Andrew Meltzer, MD,MS

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Andrew Meltzer MD,MS Andrew Meltzer MD,MS



  • Associate Professor
Medical Biography
Clinical Interests
  • Point-of Care Testing
  • Shared Decision Making
  • Gastrointestinal Emergencies
  • New Technology and Devices for Emergency Care
  • Medical School
    • SUNY Downstate
  • Residency
    • University of Maryland/Shock Trauma Center
  • Fellowship
    • University of Maryland, Fellowship in Clinical Research
Board Certified
  • Emergency Medicine

Andrew Meltzer, MD, MS is an associate professor at the GW School of Medicine & Health Sciences and an experienced emergency medicine doctor who has worked in public, private, university and military hospitals. His research examines real-world medical conditions and practical applications of technology to improve the delivery of emergency medical care with a special emphasis on gastrointestinal emergencies.

Dr. Meltzer is the principal investigator (PI) of a multi-center randomized control trial funded by NIH; he is the PI on multiple additional studies that test novel technology to improve rapid diagnosis; he is an experienced chief medical officer for a successful digital health company; and, he runs the healthcare dissemination organization urgentmatters.

He is currently working on new models of emergency care delivery as a leader of the HealthXDS institute.


Listen to Dr. Meltzer's GW Healthcast podcast below!

New Technology and Devices for Emergency Care