Ernest Mazzaferri

Ernest Mazzaferri, MD

  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Physician
4.9 out of 5
  • 124 Patient Satisfaction Ratings
  • 62 Patient Comments

Insurances We Accept

614-293-7677

About Me

As an interventional cardiologist, I specialize in complex coronary artery disease, valve disorders and chronic total occlusions of coronaries. I believe that medical care should be a team effort among the physician, medical staff, family and most importantly, the patient. I strive to provide individualized care that’s tailored specifically to my patients’ needs and do my best to simplify complex problems so they can make informed decisions about treatment plans. I’m motivated to positively influence the health and lives of others.

It’s exciting being part of such a great university and academic medical center, and I appreciate the opportunity to work with many talented colleagues and providers at Ohio State. I also enjoy participating in clinical trials as well as teaching and mentoring the physicians of the future. My primary research interest is translational research that explores unique family genetics of early onset coronary artery disease.

In my free time, I enjoy spending time with my family and traveling.
Highlights
  • Induction into the Gold Humanism Honor Society, 2018
  • Medical Director, The Richard M. Ross Heart Hospital
  • Charles A. Bush Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Rated in the top 10 percent of physicians in the nation for patient satisfaction, 2014-2019
  • Named to the Castle Connolly list of “Regional Top Doctors,” 2009–2019
  • Courage to Teach Award, The Ohio State University College of Medicine, 2018
  • Best Doctor in America, 2017

Procedures and Conditions I Treat

  • Internal Medicine
  • Cardiac Catheterization
  • Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Percutaneous Coronary Intervention
  • Heart Attack
  • Clinical Trial
  • Cardiovascular Diseases
  • Coronary Care Units
  • Angioplasty, Balloon, Coronary
  • Coronary Angiography
  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Heart Valve Diseases
  • Hypercholesterolemia
  • Hypertension

Locations Where I Practice

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Education and Training

Education History

Medical School

Ohio State University College of Medicine, Columbus, OH
MD
9/1/1995 - 6/30/1999

Residency

Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, Columbus, OH

7/1/1999 - 6/30/2002

Fellowship

University of Florida School of Medicine, Gainesville, FL

7/1/2002 - 6/30/2005

Fellowship

Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, Columbus, OH

7/1/2005 - 6/30/2006

Board Certifications

American Board of Internal Medicine (Subspecialty: Cardiovascular)
9/18/2015

American Board of Internal Medicine (Subspecialty: Interventional Cardiology)
9/18/2015

Academic Information

My Department

Internal Medicine

My Division

Cardiovascular Medicine

More About My Work

Reviews

The overall patient satisfaction rating is an average of all patient responses to the six doctor communication related questions shown below from the Clinician and Group Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems survey. For additional information about the patient satisfaction survey, please visit our Patient Satisfaction Survey page.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their view and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Ohio State Wexner Medical Center.

124 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

  • Overall
    4.9 out of 5
  • Explains Things Clearly
    5 out of 5
  • Listens Carefully
    5 out of 5
  • Gives Understandable Instructions
    4.9 out of 5
  • Knows My Medical History
    4.9 out of 5
  • Shows Respect
    4.9 out of 5
  • Time Spent Together
    5 out of 5
  • Reviewed on Aug 14, 2021

    Dr Mazzaferri is the best doctor I have ever had, and I've had many. He is knowledgeable, kind, caring and has always given me the time and attention I need. He listens well and is extremely compassionate. He is the gold standard of "excellence in care" in all aspects. And he manages his time well because I never wait more than 5-10 minutes, if that.

  • Reviewed on Aug 10, 2021

    All good, very thorough and have a lot of confidence in him about my health care.

  • Reviewed on Aug 09, 2021

    Dr. Mazzaferri does an amazing job. He and his staff always make me feel comfortable. They genuinely care about me.

  • Reviewed on Aug 04, 2021

    Dr. Mazzaferri was wonderful. I recommended him already to 2 of my friends.

  • Reviewed on Jul 15, 2021

    Also took the time to listen to my concerns. Very helpful. Was good visit.

  • Reviewed on Jul 01, 2021

    Dr. Mazzaferri is always kind and explains my health concerns in detail. Never feel like he is in a hurry.

  • Reviewed on Jun 26, 2021

    Very knowledgeable about my heart history and open to my thoughts on moving forward.

  • Reviewed on Jun 09, 2021

    Great dr.

  • Reviewed on May 27, 2021

    Dr. "Mazz" is an exceptional cardiologist - the best!

  • Reviewed on May 17, 2021

    This was my first visit with him and he was excellent, took plenty of time with me, answered all of my questions. He was very thorough and concerned for me.

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Consulting and Related Relationships

At The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, we support a faculty member’s research and consulting in collaboration with medical device, research and/or drug companies because a faculty member’s expertise can guide important advancements in the practice of medicine and improve patient care. In order to provide effective management of these relationships, the University requires annual disclosures from all faculty members with external interests related to their University responsibilities.

As of 11/01/2020, Dr. Mazzaferri has reported no relationships with companies or entities.