Gregory Rushing

Gregory Rushing, MD

  • Cardiac Surgery

Appointments: (614) 293-9327

Procedures and Conditions I Treat

  • Cardiovascular Diseases
  • Heart Failure
  • Heart-Assist Devices
  • Device Removal
  • Heart Valve Diseases
  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Aortic Diseases
  • Robotics
  • Cardiac Valve Annuloplasty
  • Coronary Artery Bypass
  • Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation
  • Cardiac Surgical Procedures
  • Pericardiocentesis
  • Cardiomyopathy, Hypertrophic, Familial
  • Aortic Arch Syndromes
  • Reperfusion Injury
  • Heart Failure, Diastolic
  • Heart Failure, Systolic
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Coronary Artery Bypass, Off-Pump
  • Pericardiectomy
  • Aortic Valve Prolapse
  • Aortopulmonary Septal Defect
  • Intra-Aortic Balloon Pumping
  • Sinus of Valsalva
  • Balloon Valvuloplasty
  • Ischemia
  • Connective Tissue
  • Aorta, Thoracic
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Thoracic
  • Aortic Valve
  • Aortic Valve Insufficiency
  • Aortic Valve Stenosis
  • Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures

Education and Training

Medical Degree

University of South Florida College of Medicine


Eastern Virginia Medical School
7/1/2003 - 6/30/2009

Cardiac Surgery
Johns Hopkins Hospital
7/1/2009 - 6/30/2012


Cleveland Clinic Foundation
7/1/2012 - 6/30/2013

More About My Work

My Background

Board Certification

American Board of Surgery

My Department


My Division

Cardiac Surgery


90 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

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  • Overall
    4.8 out of 5
  • Explains Things Clearly 4.8
  • Listens Carefully 4.9
  • Gives Understandable Instructions 4.8
  • Knows My Medical History 4.8
  • Shows Respect 4.8
  • Time Spent Together 4.9

16 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Sep 08, 2018

All good.

Reviewed on Aug 23, 2018

The Dr was very interested in how I felt whatvI have been through and listened to my concerns.He and the team came up with an excellent plan of action and got me scheduled quickly for surgery.

Reviewed on Aug 19, 2018

Dr. was very nice and explained the surgery satisfactory. Showed great concern for my well being.

Reviewed on Jul 15, 2018

Dr. Rushing spent 45 minutes with us - Answered all our questions, matter of fact - Honest with all of the surgeries needed to be done. We feel we are in "good hands."

Reviewed on Jun 23, 2018

Always treated good.

Reviewed on Jun 02, 2018

Very clear to understand him and his explanations of what he looks for concerning my condition.

Reviewed on May 17, 2018

Explained everything about the TAVR procedure completely. Explained all the possible procedures I may need.

Reviewed on May 05, 2018

all good

Reviewed on May 04, 2018

Excellent doctor!

Reviewed on Apr 23, 2018

there were no bad experiences .

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Consulting and Related Relationships

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As of 03/26/2018, Dr. Rushing has reported no relationships with companies or entities.