About MeJohn Hummel, MD, FACC, is the director of clinical electrophysiology research and a professor of clinical medicine at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center. Dr. Hummel was named one of America’s Best Doctors in 2008, 2009 and 2010.
Dr. Hummel earned his medical degree at the University of Virginia School of Medicine in Charlottesville, Va. He completed his residency in internal medicine and fellowships in cardiovascular medicine and cardiac electrophysiology at The Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Md.
In addition, Dr. Hummel completed a visiting fellowship in cardiac electrophysiology at the University of Michigan Medical Center in Ann Arbor, Michigan where he also served as an assistant professor of medicine.
He has published a number of abstracts and peer-reviewed journal articles, as well as a textbook in electrophysiology. Dr. Hummel frequently speaks to national and international audiences on various topics in the field of cardiovascular electrophysiology.
He is a member of several professional societies, including the American Heart Association and the American College of Cardiology, as well as the Heart Rhythm Society. His specialty interest is electrophysiology.
- Rated in the top 10 percent of physicians in the nation for patient satisfaction, 2014, 2015
- Named to the Castle Connolly list of America’s “Top Doctors” for 2017
- Best Doctor in America 2017
Specialties and conditions I treat
- Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
- Cardiovascular Diseases
- Internal Medicine
- Cardiac Electrophysiology
- Arrhythmias, Cardiac
- Catheter Ablation
- Pacemaker, Artificial
- Defibrillators, Implantable
- Device Removal
- Atrial Fibrillation
- Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy Devices
- Electric Countershock
- Syncope, Vasovagal
- Coronary Care Units
Locations where I practice
Education and training
University of Virginia Health System
Johns Hopkins Medical Center
7/1/1988 - 6/1/1989
More about my work
University of Michigan Medical School
7/1/1992 - 1/31/1993
Johns Hopkins Medical Center
7/1/1989 - 6/1/1993
American Board of Internal Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine (Subspecialty: Cardiovascular)
American Board of Internal Medicine (Subspecialty: Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology)
News about me
115 Patient Satisfaction ReviewsThe patient satisfaction rating is an average of all 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.
4.8 out of 5
- Explains Things Clearly 4.7
- Listens Carefully 4.8
- Gives Understandable Instructions 4.8
- Knows My Medical History 4.7
- Shows Respect 4.9
- Time Spent Together 4.9
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 03/28/2017, Dr. Hummel has reported no financial relationships with medical device, research and/or drug companies.