Laxmi Mehta

Laxmi Mehta, MD

  • Cardiovascular Disease

Appointments: (614) 293-7677

About Me

Laxmi Mehta, M.D., FACC, FAHA is the Director of the Women’s Cardiovascular Health Program and an Associate Professor of Medicine at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center. Dr. Mehta is also the Associate Program Director for Education for Ohio State’s Center for Women’s Health.

She is the President of the Ohio Chapter of the American College of Cardiology and has previously served two terms as Secretary/Treasurer for the Ohio-ACC Chapter. Additionally, she is the Immediate Past President of the metro Columbus Board of Directors for the American Heart Association and now currently serves on the Great Rivers Affiliate Board for the American Heart Association. She sits on several national committees for both the American College of Cardiology and the American Heart Association. Dr. Mehta was chosen by Business First Magazine as one of Columbus' Top 40 under 40 in 2010 and honored as one of 12 women for the 2012 Women for Economic Leadership (WELD) Women You Should Know Calendar Honoree.

She specializes in women’s cardiovascular health, prevention and cardiac imaging. Dr. Mehta is an avid promoter and educator on women’s cardiovascular health and has published a number of peer-reviewed articles and book chapters. She is a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology and the American Heart Association. She received her M.D. degree from Northeastern Ohio Universities Colleges of Medicine and Pharmacy in Rootstown, Ohio in 1998. She completed her Internal Medicine residency training and Clinical Cardiology fellowship training at William Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak, Michigan in 2001 and 2005.

Highlights

  • Named to the Castle Connolly list of America’s “Top Doctors” for 2017
  • Best Doctor in America 2017

Additional Languages I Speak

  • Telugu

Specialties and Conditions I Treat

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Cardiovascular Diseases
  • Women's Health
  • Preventive Medicine
  • Echocardiography
  • Angina, Unstable
  • Coronary Vasospasm
  • Dissection
  • Heart Murmurs
  • Microvascular Angina
  • Coronary Care Units
  • Hypercholesterolemia
  • Hypertension

Locations Where I Practice

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Education and Training

Medical Degree

MD
Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine
5/23/1998

Residency

Internal Medicine
Beaumont Hospital
7/1/1998 - 6/30/2001

Fellowship

Cardiovascular Medicine
Beaumont Hospital
7/1/2002 - 9/9/2005

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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

My Department

Internal Medicine

My Division

Cardiovascular Medicine

Reviews

163 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

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  • Overall
    4.7 out of 5
  • Explains Things Clearly 4.7
  • Listens Carefully 4.8
  • Gives Understandable Instructions 4.6
  • Knows My Medical History 4.7
  • Shows Respect 4.9
  • Time Spent Together 4.8

18 Patient Comments

Reviewed on May 18, 2018

very good

Reviewed on May 11, 2018

I like Dr. Mehta very much. She seems like a caring person. Took her time listening to me & gave good explanations.

Reviewed on May 07, 2018

She seemed knowledgeable and thorough with her medicine, but spent the visit at her computer while talking with me & inputting information. Her exam of me was very cursory/hurried.

Reviewed on May 04, 2018

Pleased to see me alive and discussed meds and any changes. I wanted to try - (no I said stay as is). Had short convon on OSU and Ross hospital - - all good & positive.

Reviewed on Apr 23, 2018

She took the time to review my meds and directed me to have primary care physician follow up on the meds.

Reviewed on Mar 31, 2018

The best! Always wonderful.

Reviewed on Mar 23, 2018

Dr. Mehta was professional, empathetic, thorough, patient with us as we explained history, and informative and decisive. We felt confident that we finally found a doctor who listened, assessed thoroughly, and took action to help.

Reviewed on Mar 14, 2018

Took time; answered questions professional & personable.

Reviewed on Mar 14, 2018

Dr. Mehta always listens & really cares. She's never rushed & always treats you as the most important patient.

Reviewed on Mar 09, 2018

listened

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Consulting and Related Relationships

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