Philip Binkley

Philip Binkley, MD

  • Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology
  • Cardiovascular Disease
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Appointments: (614) 293-7677

About Me

Philip Binkley, MD, FACC, MPH, is a cardiologist who specializes in internal medicine and cardiovascular disease at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center. Dr. Binkley was named one of America’s Best Doctors in 2009.

A professor of cardiovascular medicine and director of cardiovascular research for the Division of Cardiovascular Medicine at Ohio State’s Wexner Medical Center, Dr. Binkley earned his medical degree and completed his internship, residency and fellowship in cardiology at Ohio State. He also earned a master’s in public health from Ohio State.

Dr. Binkley’s clinical interests include chronic heart failure, automatic mechanisms and vascular responses to congestive heart failure. Widely recognized for his research expertise, Dr. Binkley currently serves on the National Research Committee of the American College of Cardiology and has served as Ohio State’s principal investigator on a number of studies examining the effects of various prescription drugs on the human heart. His research focuses on congestive heart failure, nuclear medicine and vasodilator drugs. Dr. Binkley is frequently published, and regularly speaks on the topic of managing heart failure and hypertension.

Dr. Binkley’s career has been devoted to both the clinical management and the investigation of congestive heart failure and cardiomyopathies. He has a long record of investigative efforts including those exploring the vascular responses to ventricular systolic failure and the autonomic consequences of congestive heart failure and the mechanisms by which they contribute to the progression of this disease process. These efforts have been supported by the National American Heart Association, the NIH and a variety of industry sponsors. More recently his research has focused on the clinical and genetic predictors of recovery of LV systolic function including the imaging biomarkers that have significant predictive value.

Highlights

  • Rated in the top 10 percent of physicians in the nation for patient satisfaction, 2014, 2015, 2017
  • Best Doctor in America 2017

Procedures and Conditions I Treat

  • Internal Medicine
  • Cardiology
  • Heart Failure
  • Cardiomyopathies
  • Cardiovascular Diseases
  • Coronary Care Units
  • Hypercholesterolemia
  • Hypertension

Locations Where I Practice

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Education and Training

Medical Degree

MD
Ohio State University College of Medicine
12/7/1979

Residency

Internal Medicine
Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
10/1/1980 - 9/30/1982

Fellowship

Cardiovascular Medicine
Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
10/1/1982 - 6/30/1985

More About My Work

My Background

Board Certifications

American Board of Internal Medicine
9/15/1982

American Board of Internal Medicine (Subspecialty: Advanced Heart Failure & Transplant Cardiology)
11/8/2010

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

My Department

Internal Medicine

My Division

Cardiovascular Medicine

Reviews

123 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

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

21 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Apr 05, 2019

I have never had a bad experience at the Ross. Dr. Binkley and his staff are amazing.

Reviewed on Apr 02, 2019

Dr. Binkley has met and exceeded all expectations I had for a caring competent cardiologist. The care I have received from him and his staff has been an answer to prayer.

Reviewed on Apr 02, 2019

Extremely knowledgeable & professional but friendly.

Reviewed on Mar 05, 2019

Dr. Binkley is very kind and always makes me feel very comfortable and that nothing else could have been made.

Reviewed on Jan 09, 2019

Dr. was great.

Reviewed on Nov 11, 2018

Healer, wises, wonderful, competent, patient, compassionate, understanding, caring, gracious, friendly, knowledgeable, precise, ,pleasant, honorable, TRUSTWORTHY!!! How can anyone experience a bad visit with a doctor that works hand in hand with God?!

Reviewed on Sep 26, 2018

Dr. Binkley is the best answers all of my questions. Makes me feel very comfortable in my visits.

Reviewed on Sep 24, 2018

Dr. Binkley is a great doctor.

Reviewed on Aug 17, 2018

Very very good.

Reviewed on Aug 13, 2018

Good.

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Consulting and Related Relationships

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As of 12/20/2018, Dr. Binkley has reported no relationships with companies or entities.