Ralph Augostini

Ralph Augostini, MD

  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Physician
4.9 out of 5
  • 126 Patient Satisfaction Ratings
  • 50 Patient Comments

Insurances We Accept

614-293-7677

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.
Highlights
  • 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

Medical School

SUNY Health Science Center College of Medicine, Brooklyn, NY
MD
9/1/1986 - 6/1/1990

Internship

University of Michigan Hospitals, Ann Arbor, MI

9/1/1990 - 6/30/1991

Residency

University of Michigan Hospitals, Ann Arbor, MI

7/1/1991 - 6/30/1993

Fellowship

Cleveland Clinic Hospital, Cleveland, OH

7/1/1993 - 6/30/1996

Fellowship

Cleveland Clinic Hospital, Cleveland, OH

7/1/1996 - 6/30/1998

Board Certifications

American Board of Internal Medicine
9/22/1993

American Board of Internal Medicine (Subspecialty: Cardiovascular)
11/20/1997

American Board of Internal Medicine (Subspecialty: Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology)
11/3/1999

American Board of Internal Medicine (Subspecialty: Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology)
11/30/1999

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.

126 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 Mar 14, 2021

    i wish we had more doctors like him were i live,he,s the best !!!

  • Reviewed on Feb 28, 2021

    all good

  • Reviewed on Feb 28, 2021

    Dr. Augostini is exceptional. His professionalism, expertise, compassion, knowledge, warmth and support are superior. I am fortunate to have him as my physician.

  • Reviewed on Feb 01, 2021

    Best ever. Love Dr. Augostini, would recommend him to friends & family. Thanks for your great care!!

  • Reviewed on Jan 26, 2021

    Great..... listening, explaining etc.

  • Reviewed on Jan 17, 2021

    He's EXCELLENT. I highly recommend him and respect him

  • Reviewed on Jan 05, 2021

    Thanks, to all doctors, and nurses who ever take care me in hospital.

  • Reviewed on Dec 27, 2020

    He is always the best. He takes wonderful care of me and makes sure I do not need anything else before I leave.

  • Reviewed on Dec 12, 2020

    Dr. Augostini was very willing to listen and was knowledgeable about his specialty. changes were made in attempt to help my concerns during my visit and attempts to improve my health were started immediately.

  • Reviewed on Dec 04, 2020

    He is great!

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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 11/01/2020, Dr. Augostini 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.

  • Respicardia, Inc.