James Ryan

James Ryan, MD

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Physician
4.9 out of 5
  • 252 Patient Satisfaction Ratings
  • 72 Patient Comments

Insurances We Accept

614-293-4299

About Me

James Ryan, MD, is a cardiologist and professor of clinical medicine at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center. He is also the director and radiation safety officer of the nuclear laboratory at the OSU Heart and Vascular Center at Stoneridge.

Dr. Ryan, who specializes in noninvasive diagnostics, was named one of America’s Best Doctors in 2009.

Dr. Ryan earned his medical degree at The Ohio State University College of Medicine and completed his residency at the University of Virginia Hospital in Charlottesville, Va. He also completed a research fellowship in nuclear cardiology at the University of Virginia Hospital and a clinical cardiology fellowship at Ohio State’s College of Medicine.

Dr. Ryan has extensively published abstracts, book chapters and peer-reviewed journal articles. He also has made numerous invited presentations on nuclear and cardiac MRI techniques.

He successfully raised nearly $12 million in support of both cardiovascular research and Ohio State’s Richard M. Ross Heart Hospital. Dr. Ryan’s clinical interests include nuclear cardiology, echocardiography, heart disease in athletes and cardiac magnetic resonance imaging.
Highlights
  • Rated in the top 10 percent of physicians in the nation for patient satisfaction, 2014-2019
  • Best Doctor in America 2017

Procedures and Conditions I Treat

  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Cardiovascular Diseases
  • Echocardiography
  • Nuclear Medicine
  • Coronary Care Units
  • Angina Pectoris
  • Angina, Stable
  • Angina, Unstable
  • Aortic Valve Insufficiency
  • Aortic Valve Stenosis
  • Heart Murmurs
  • Syncope
  • Systolic Murmurs
  • 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
7/1/1976 - 6/1/1979

Internship&Residency

University of Virginia Hospitals, Charottesville, VA

7/1/1979 - 6/1/1982

Fellowship

University of Virginia Hospitals, Charottesville, VA

7/1/1982 - 6/1/1983

Fellowship

Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, Columbus, OH

7/1/1983 - 6/1/1985

Board Certifications

American Board of Internal Medicine
9/15/1982

American Board of Internal Medicine (Subspecialty: Cardiovascular)
11/20/1985

Academic Information

My Department

Internal Medicine

My Division

Cardiovascular Medicine

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.

252 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

  • Overall
    4.9 out of 5
  • Explains Things Clearly
    4.9 out of 5
  • Listens Carefully
    4.9 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
    4.9 out of 5
  • Reviewed on Feb 14, 2020

    attentive, knowledgeable

  • Reviewed on Feb 06, 2020

    Dr. Ryan has been my doctor for about 9 yrs. I tell everyone what a wonderful doctor he is, I will miss him so much when he retires, I hope that's a long time off -

  • Reviewed on Feb 03, 2020

    Dr. Ryan takes time to actually talk to you. He does not rush. This is VERY appreciated.

  • Reviewed on Jan 29, 2020

    Great!

  • Reviewed on Jan 17, 2020

    Dr Ryan listens and understands well and shows genuine concern for my health.

  • Reviewed on Jan 08, 2020

    No poor experiences all good.

  • Reviewed on Jan 07, 2020

    Excellent care.

  • Reviewed on Jan 07, 2020

    Dr. Ryan is an amazing medical professional. I do believe he truly cares about his patients. He anticipates questions and provides analytics/and accessible answers. I would never hesitate to rely on his advice.

  • Reviewed on Dec 19, 2019

    V. good.

  • Reviewed on Dec 08, 2019

    all good

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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 11/21/2019, Dr. Ryan has reported no relationships with companies or entities.