Meet Ohio State's team of cardiovascular experts


The Division of Cardiovascular Medicine comprises a comprehensive team of doctors and staff, all focused on delivering high quality patient care, contributing to innovations in medicine and educating medical students and postgraduate trainees.

Our Leaders

Our leaders

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William Abraham, MD

Director, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine

Professor of Medicine, Physiology and Cell Biology
Chair of Excellence in Cardiovascular Medicine
Deputy Director, Davis Heart and Lung Research Institute 

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Scott Maffett, MD

Program Director, Cardiovascular Fellowship Training Program

Associate Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine


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Our Doctors
Our Research Faculty

Our Research Faculty

Our Fellows

Interventional Cardiology

Interventional Cardiology Fellows

Interventional Cardiology Fellows

Maurice Alston, MD

MD: Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
Residency: Doctor's Hospital
General Cardiology Fellowship: Doctor's Hospital
Maurice.Alston@osumc.edu

Nader Makki, MD

MD: American University of Beirut Medical School
Residency: University of Iowa
General Cardiology Fellowship: The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
Nader.Makki@osumc.edu

Salim Thabet, MD

MD: American University of Beirut
Residency: Case Western
General Cardiology Fellowship: Emory University
Salim.Thabet@osumc.edu

Heart Failure & Cardiac Transplantation

Heart Failure and Cardiac Transplant Fellows

Heart Failure and Cardiac Transplant Fellows

Deepthi Mosali, MD

MD: Mahadevappa Rampure Medical College
Residency: University of Massachusetts Medical School
General Cardiology Fellowship: The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center

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Jordan Thomas, MD

MD: The Ohio State University College of Medicine
Residency: The Ohio State University College of Medicine
General Cardiology Fellowship: The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
Jordan.Thomas@osumc.edu

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Cardiovascular Medicine

Cardiovascular Medicine Fellows

Cardiovascular Medicine Fellows

Jarrod Betz, MD

MD: University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
Residency program: University of Colorado
Jarrod.Betz@osumc.edu

Courtney Campbell, MD

MD: Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
Residency: The Ohio State Wexner Medical Center
Courtney.Campbell@osumc.edu

Serena Day, MD

MD: Drexel University College of Medicine
Residency program: The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
Serena.Day@osumc.edu

CVM Serena Day

Katherine Dodd, DO

DO: University of New England College of Medicine
Residency program: University of Rochester Medical Center, Chief Resident
Katherine.Dodd@osumc.edu

CVM Katherine Dodd

Beth Foreman, DO

DO: Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine of Midwestern University
Residency: Penn State Hershey College of Medicine, Chief Resident
Beth.Foreman@osumc.edu

CVM Beth Foreman

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Zachary Garrett, MD

MD: West Virginia University
Residency: The Ohio State University, Chief Resident
Zachary.Garrett@osumc.edu

Samuel Hayes, MD

MD: The Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University
Residency program: University of Utah, Chief Resident
Samuel.Hayes@osumc.edu

Jason Hopper, MD

MD: University of Kentucky College of Medicine
Residency: Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, Chief Resident
Jason.Hopper@osumc.edu

CVM Jason Hopper

Kristopher Kline, DO

DO: Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine
Residency: University of Florida, Chief Resident
Kristopher.Kline@osumc.edu

CVM Kristopher Kline

Amanda Lyon, MD

MD: Wayne State University School of Medicine
Residency program: University of Michigan
Amanda.Lyon@osumc.edu

CVM Amanda Lyon

Bryan Lee, MD

MD: Wright State Boonshoft School of Medicine
Residency program: The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
Bryan.Lee@osumc.edu

CVM Bryan Lee

James Mann, MD

MD: Howard University College of Medicine
ResidencyThe Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
James.Mann@osumc.edu

CVM James Mann

William "Bo" Marshall, MD

MD: The Ohio State University
Residency: The Ohio State University, Chief Resident
William.Marshall@osumc.edu

Salvatore Savona, MD

MD: University of Florida College of Medicine
Residency: The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, Chief Resident
Salvatore.Savona@osumc.edu

CVM Salvatore Savona

Anezi Uzendu, MD

MD: University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine
Residency: University of Alabama Birmingham
Anezi.Uzendu@osumc.edu

CVM Uzendu

Adult Congenital Heart Disease

Adult Congenital Heart Disease Fellows

Adult Congenital Heart Disease Fellows

David Briston, MD

MD: West Virginia School of Medicine
Residency: University of Miami
General Cardiology Fellowship: Children's Hospital at Montefiore
David.Briston@osumc.edu

Lauren Lastinger, MD

MD: Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine
Residency: The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
General Cardiology Fellowship: The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
Lauren.Lastinger@osumc.edu

Cardiovascular Diagnostics

Cardiovascular Diagnostics Fellows

Cardiovascular Diagnostics Fellows

Mitkumar Patel, MD

MD: Medical University of Lublin
Residency: St. Elizabeth/Tufts
General Cardiology Fellowship: University of Massachusetts Bayside
Mitkumar.Patel@osumc.edu

Electrophysiology

Electrophysiology Fellows

Electrophysiology Fellows

Rafael Cavalcanti, MD

MD: Tufts School of Medicine
Residency: Cleveland Clinic Foundation    
General Cardiology Fellowship: University of Kentucky
Rafael.Cavalcanti@osumc.edu

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Diego Fernando Alcivar Franco, MD

MD: Universidad Catolica de Santiago de Guayaquil
Residency: University of Kentucky   
General Cardiology Fellowship: Summa Akron City Hospital
DiegoFernando.AlcivarFranco@osumc.edu

Jemina Osei MD

MD: The Ohio State University
Residency: University of South Florida
General Cardiology Fellowship: Howard University
Jemina.Osei@osumc.edu

Omar Kahaly, MD

MD: University of Toledo
Residency: The Ohio State University
General Cardiology Fellowship: The Ohio State University
Omar.Kahaly@osumc.edu

Administrative Staff

To contact any administrative staff member, call 614-293-4967.


Tim Rumfield
Division Administrator
Tim.Rumfield@osumc.edu
      Michelle Ballinger
Clinical Manager

      Ellen Yokoyama
Continuing Education Manager

         
Monica Rios
Core Cardiology and Heart Failure
Fellowship Coordinator
Monica.Rios@osumc.edu
  Susan McKinley
Marketing and Outreach Manager


  Teri Henderson
Physician Services Manager