Laxmi Mehta

Laxmi Mehta, MD

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Physician
4.8 out of 5
  • 295 Patient Satisfaction Ratings
  • 75 Patient Comments

Insurances We Accept

614-293-7677

About Me

I am a non-invasive cardiologist, professor in the Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, director of the Lipid Clinics and section director of Preventative Cardiology and Women’s Cardiovascular Health at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center. I specialize in women’s cardiovascular health, prevention and cardiac imaging. I am an avid promoter, educator and media spokesperson on both prevention and women’s cardiovascular health.

My clinical and research interests include obstructive and non-obstructive coronary artery disease in women. In addition to my clinical research, I have published a number of peer-reviewed articles and book chapters. I served as the first female president of the Ohio chapter of the American College of Cardiology and am a member of several committees within the organization.

I previously served as president of the metro Columbus Board of Directors for the American Heart Association (AHA) and as a member of their Great Rivers Affiliate Board and am currently the chair of the AHA’s Cardiovascular Disease in Women and Special Populations Committee.

Additionally, I chaired the American Heart Association’s first ever scientific statement on acute myocardial infarction in women as well as their first statement on breast cancer and cardiovascular disease.
Highlights
  • Sarah Ross Soter Endowed Chair in Women’s Cardiovascular Health
  • Named to the Castle Connolly list of “Regional Top Doctors,” 2015–2019
  • Best Doctor in America, 2017
  • Received the ACC’s Inaugural Excellence in Advocacy Award, 2016
  • Received the American Heart Association’s Great Rivers Affiliate Distinguished Achievement Award, 2016
  • Selected by Business First Magazine as one of Columbus’ Top 40 under 40, 2010
  • Honored as one of 12 women for the 2012 Women for Economic Leadership (WELD) ‘Women You Should Know; calendar honoree
Additional Languages I Speak
  • Telugu

Procedures and Conditions I Treat

  • Heart Attack
  • Cardiology
  • Lipids
  • Cardiovascular Diseases
  • Women's Health
  • Echocardiography
  • Angina, Unstable
  • Coronary Vasospasm
  • Dissection
  • Heart Murmurs
  • Microvascular Angina
  • Hypercholesterolemia
  • Hypertension
  • Internal Medicine

Locations Where I Practice

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Education and Training

Education History

Medical School

Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine, Rootstown, OH
MD
8/1/1994 - 5/23/1998

Residency

Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI

7/1/1998 - 6/30/2001

Fellowship

Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI

7/1/2002 - 9/9/2005

Advanced Training

Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI

9/9/2005 - 6/30/2006

Board Certifications

American Board of Internal Medicine
8/21/2001

American Board of Internal Medicine (Subspecialty: Cardiovascular)
11/7/2005

American Board of Internal Medicine (Subspecialty: Interventional Cardiology)
11/7/2005

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.

295 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

  • Overall
    4.8 out of 5
  • Explains Things Clearly
    4.8 out of 5
  • Listens Carefully
    4.8 out of 5
  • Gives Understandable Instructions
    4.7 out of 5
  • Knows My Medical History
    4.7 out of 5
  • Shows Respect
    4.9 out of 5
  • Time Spent Together
    4.8 out of 5
  • Reviewed on Apr 20, 2020

    1:40 p.m. Dr. Mehta called. Went over last visit, asked about daily life, BP, dizziness. Advice on how it would be better to take BP. Enjoyed the visit.

  • Reviewed on Apr 09, 2020

    Always caring, knowledgeable & friendly.

  • Reviewed on Mar 09, 2020

    It's always a pleasure to see Dr. Mehta for my yearly cardiology appointment. In addition, I know that I can always contact her if an issue arises in between visits.

  • Reviewed on Feb 21, 2020

    Did not feel rushed w/ visit. Answered all our questions. Good follow up through My Chart.

  • Reviewed on Feb 09, 2020

    Dr. Mehta put me at ease right away. Took my blood pressure and told me it was down. At the end of our time together she took my blood pressure and got a Truer reading. She is calm, and an excellent listener! Always a good experience. I trust her with my care.

  • Reviewed on Jan 30, 2020

    It was a good experience.

  • Reviewed on Dec 11, 2019

    She is very thorough and competent.

  • Reviewed on Dec 09, 2019

    All good.

  • Reviewed on Dec 09, 2019

    I like Dr. Laxmi Mehta very much. She is very thorough and understanding.

  • Reviewed on Oct 23, 2019

    Dr. Mehta was very down to earth, seemed genuinely concerned about my health and any worries I might have. She asked good questions (rather than waiting for me to ask) and made sure to respond to my concerns with information to put me at ease, not leaving the room until she knew I was satisfied. There was no feeling of being rushed with her, which I appreciate, and she said things in a way that was easy to understand. This all made me feel comfortable that I didn't needed to be pushy or advocate for myself, as I have with past providers. I left with all of my questions answered and a good understanding of my health.

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Consulting and Related Relationships

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As of 11/21/2019, Dr. Mehta has reported no relationships with companies or entities.