Kathleen Wyne

Kathleen Wyne, MD, PhD

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Physician

Accepting new patients

4.8 out of 5
  • 54 Patient Satisfaction Ratings
  • 11 Patient Comments

Insurances We Accept

About Me

As an endocrinologist at Ohio State, I specialize in type 1 diabetes. I believe in personalizing my care approach to help patients adapt to life with diabetes, rather than only focusing on long-term glucose levels (A1C values), writing prescriptions and a quick discharge. I think it's important to help people understand the reality of living with type 1 diabetes.

I am working to develop a comprehensive program where people with type 1 diabetes feel they have a clinic that cares about them as a person. I want to help my patients adapt their regimen to their changing lifestyle. In addition to developing the clinic dedicated to adults with type 1 diabetes, we are also developing community-based activities and programs. Our goal is to have networking opportunities throughout the Columbus area for people with type 1 diabetes and their families.

One particular focus for our program is helping the young adults transition to college then to life after college. In addition to serving as an advisor on the national level for the College Diabetes Network (CDN), I also provide support to Ohio State’s chapter of CDN which helps to provide peer and social; networking to our college students living with diabetes.
  • FDA Clinical Chemistry and Clinical Toxicology Panel, 2018-2020
  • La Clinica Latina Physicians' Advisory Board and Medical Director, 2019-present
  • Named to the Castle Connolly list of “Regional Top Doctors,” 2010–2019
  • Named to the Castle Connolly list of “Exceptional Women in Medicine,” 2018-2019
  • American Association of Clinical Endocrinology (ACEE) National Board of Directors, 2011–2017
  • National Lipid Associated (NLA) National Board of Directors, 2011–2014
  • Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) Career Development Award, 1999

Procedures and Conditions I Treat

  • Diabetes Mellitus, Type 1
  • Hypertension
  • Thyroid Diseases
  • Lipids

Locations Where I Practice

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Education and Training

Education History

Medical School

University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine, Chicago, IL
9/26/1983 - 6/8/1990


University of Chicago, Chicago, IL

7/1/1985 - 12/9/1988


Baylor College of Medicine Medical Center, Houston, TX

6/24/1990 - 6/23/1991


Baylor College of Medicine Medical Center, Houston, TX

7/1/1991 - 6/23/1993


University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX

7/1/1993 - 6/30/1998

Board Certification

American Board of Internal Medicine (Subspecialty: Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism)

Academic Information

My Department

Internal Medicine

My Division

Endocrinology and Metabolism


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.

54 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

  • Overall
    4.8 out of 5
  • Explains Things Clearly
    4.6 out of 5
  • Listens Carefully
    4.6 out of 5
  • Gives Understandable Instructions
    4.6 out of 5
  • Knows My Medical History
    4.4 out of 5
  • Shows Respect
    4.7 out of 5
  • Time Spent Together
    4.6 out of 5
  • Reviewed on Nov 12, 2021

    Good: Gave treatment while having fun, easy to talk to, knowledgeable, listened to me & incorporated my concerns into treatment plan. Bad: N/A.

  • Reviewed on Sep 27, 2021

    Appreciate Dr. Wyne's recommendation and kindness.

  • Reviewed on Aug 30, 2021

    Very professional

  • Reviewed on May 23, 2021

    Dr wyne was so knowledgeable and even though it was an overwhelming visit with my new diabetic diagnosis i felt so comfortable and good after leaving. it was a much needed comfort level.

  • Reviewed on Apr 19, 2021

    my care provider was attentive and kind. I was fortunate to have an appointment as quickly as I did. The next phase of my health treatment depends on getting my blood sugar under control.

  • Reviewed on Mar 22, 2021

    my first time at this office, I really like her and her ideas

  • Reviewed on Oct 27, 2020

    This was the first time meeting her. She was very nice, thorough, took her time (we did not feel rushed) answered our questions. A very pleasant experience.

  • Reviewed on Aug 01, 2020

    Excellent physician once I saw her. Long wait to be seen-90 minutes before the MD came in the exam room.

  • Reviewed on Jul 25, 2020

    Answered a lot of my questions.

  • Reviewed on Mar 19, 2020

    very pleased with Dr Whynn, she is very up to date with diabetic meds and treatment it was 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 10/25/2021, Dr. Wyne has reported relationships with the companies or entities listed below. If you have questions about the relationships listed below, please ask the faculty member. If you have questions about how these relationships are monitored by The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, please contact our Compliance Office.

  • Novo Nordisk A/S
  • Esperion Therapeutics, Inc