Ralph Augostini

Ralph Augostini, MD

  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Physician
4.9 out of 5
  • 306 Patient Satisfaction Ratings
  • 99 Patient Comments

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About Me

Ralph Augostini, MD, FACC, is the co-director of the electrophysiology training program and director of the ambulatory device clinic. As a cardiologist at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, he specializes in clinical cardiac electrophysiology and cardiovascular disease. Dr. Augostini was named one of America’s Best Doctors in 2009. 

An associate professor of clinical medicine at Ohio State’s Wexner Medical Center, Dr. Augostini earned his medical degree from the State University of New York at Buffalo. He completed his internship and residency in internal medicine at the University of Michigan Medical Center in Ann Arbor, and fellowships in cardiovascular disease and cardiac electrophysiology and pacing at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation in Cleveland, Ohio. 

Dr. Augostini’s clinical and research interests include electrophysiology, pacing and ablation. Dr. Augostini is a fellow of the American College of Cardiology and the Heart Rhythm Society, and a member of several professional organizations, including the North American Society of Pacing and Electrophysiology.
  • Rated in the top 10 percent of physicians in the nation for patient satisfaction, 2014-2019
  • Best Doctor in America 2017

Procedures and Conditions I Treat

  • Cardiovascular Diseases
  • Internal Medicine
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Arrhythmias, Cardiac
  • Device Removal
  • Catheter Ablation
  • Cardiac Pacing, Artificial
  • Defibrillators, Implantable
  • Coronary Care Units

Locations Where I Practice

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Education and Training

Education History

Cleveland Clinic Hospital

Cleveland Clinic Hospital

SUNY Health Science Center College of Medicine

University of Michigan Hospitals

University of Michigan Hospitals

Academic Information

Board Certifications

American Board of Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine (Subspecialty: Cardiovascular)

American Board of Internal Medicine (Subspecialty: Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology)

American Board of Internal Medicine (Subspecialty: Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology)

My Department

Internal Medicine

My Division

Cardiovascular Medicine

More About My Work


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.

306 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

  • Overall
    4.9 out of 5
  • Explains Things Clearly
    4.9 out of 5
  • Listens Carefully
    4.9 out of 5
  • Gives Understandable Instructions
    4.9 out of 5
  • Knows My Medical History
    4.8 out of 5
  • Shows Respect
    4.9 out of 5
  • Time Spent Together
    4.8 out of 5
  • Reviewed on Dec 11, 2019

    Dr. Augostini is one of the best doctors I've worked with. He's patient and kind and very knowledgeable. I love how he educates me without overwhelming me about my condition. My husband and I also love that he takes time to get to know and visit with us making us feel more comfortable and cared for.

  • Reviewed on Dec 10, 2019


  • Reviewed on Dec 06, 2019

    Dr. Augostini was very easy to talk to and listened to what we had to say and addressed all of our question. He took his time and never seemed rushed. After meeting and dealing with him and his staff I felt very comfortable making the appointment for the procedure.

  • Reviewed on Dec 01, 2019

    Dr. Augostini is very knowledgeable which is why I travel 60+ miles for care

  • Reviewed on Nov 28, 2019

    He was very thorough and answered all my questions. He spent a lot of time with me and was very professional and knowledgeable.

  • Reviewed on Oct 15, 2019

    Wonderful experience and easy to talk to.

  • Reviewed on Oct 07, 2019

    dr augustini provided hope, explanation of my condition, explained my medication. He was compassionate and a consummate professional.

  • Reviewed on Oct 01, 2019

    Great care - couldn't be better. Excellent.

  • Reviewed on Sep 12, 2019

    Very caring and was at my side from beginning to end!!

  • Reviewed on Aug 09, 2019

    He was very courteous and got to the point so there would be no misunderstanding what was going to happen.

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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 11/21/2019, Dr. Augostini has reported no relationships with companies or entities.