Dr. Routh is a board-certified family medicine physician who has been practicing family medicine since 1984. He started his career as a Physician Assistant and went on to earn his Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine from Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine in Athens, Ohio. He completed his residency at OhioHealth Doctors Hospital Family Practice in Grove City, Ohio.
In addition to his extensive family practice experience, Dr. Routh has also worked in emergency medicine and urgent care. He currently serves as an Adjunct Assistant Clinical Professor in the Ohio University Physician Assistant Program and as a Clinical Assistant Professor of Family Medicine at Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine.
Dr. Routh also served as a Sergeant in the United States Army and as a Captain in the United States Air Force, during which time he was named Air Force Physician of the Year (Pacific Forces). In 1996, while deployed in Southwest Asia, he developed and implemented telemedicine to establish ancillary medical coverage for the newly developed military base and demonstrated the program for the Secretary of the Air Force. He was awarded the Achievement Medal with Valor for his efforts.