Andrew Root

Andrew Root, MD


  • Specialty: Infectious Diseases
  • Sub Specialties: Internal Medicine
  • Languages: Interpreters Available
  • Gender: Male


Dr. Root grew up in northern Illinois and completed his undergraduate studies at Illinois Wesleyan University. He received his medical degree from Rush Medical College in Chicago and went on to complete his internship and residency in Internal Medicine at Tufts Medical Center in Boston. After working as a Hospitalist in Vancouver, WA for one year, he returned to Chicago to complete his fellowship in Infectious Diseases at Northwestern University.

Dr. Root believes in creating strong partnerships with his patients so that they feel educated and empowered. This allows them to receive the individualized care that they deserve.

In his spare time, Dr. Root enjoys traveling, hiking, music, and cheering on his beloved Chicago Bears, Cubs, and Bulls.

Education and Certification

  • Medical School: Rush University, Rush Medical College - Chicago, IL
  • Residency: Tufts Medical School
  • Fellowship: Northwestern University, Chicago IL

Personal Interests

Traveling, Hiking, Music, Sports

Contact Information

  • Practice Name: The Vancouver Clinic

Office Locations

  1. Primary Address
    The Vancouver Clinic
    • 700 NE 87th Avenue
    • Vancouver, WA, 98664
    • Phone: 360 882-2778
    • Fax: 360 604-1725

Hospital Locations

  1. Primary Address
    Legacy Salmon Creek Medical Center
    • 2211 NE 139th Street
    • Vancouver, WA, 98686
    • Phone: 360-487-1000