Ronald Pelletier

Ronald Pelletier, MD

  • Transplant

Appointments: (614) 293-6724

About me


  • Rated in the top 10 percent of physicians in the nation for patient satisfaction, 2014, 2015, 2017
  • Named to the Castle Connolly list of America’s “Top Doctors” for 2017
  • Best Doctor in America 2017

Specialties and conditions I treat

  • Transplant
  • Kidney Transplantation
  • Living Donors
  • Pancreas Transplantation
  • Transplantation

Locations where I practice

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Education and training

Medical Degree

University of Cincinnati


General Surgery
Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
7/1/1988 - 6/1/1994

More about my work

My background


Transplant Surgery
Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
7/1/1994 - 6/1/1996

Board Certification

American Board of Surgery

My Department


My Division

Transplant Surgery


78 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

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  • Overall
    4.7 out of 5
  • Explains Things Clearly 4.8
  • Listens Carefully 4.8
  • Gives Understandable Instructions 4.8
  • Knows My Medical History 4.5
  • Shows Respect 4.8
  • Time Spent Together 4.7

5 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Dec 15, 2017

I have nothing but respect and admiration for Dr. Pelletier, he definitely cares about his patients and shows concern for their needs, I am very pleased with his care of me!

Reviewed on Nov 29, 2017

He is becoming like a friend - trust him a lot.

Reviewed on Oct 26, 2017

Went for explanation of troublesome CT scan & this surgeon covered the problem well.

Reviewed on Oct 03, 2017

He is awesome!! The transplant team here is great!! They all work together for the patient's care!!

Reviewed on Sep 29, 2017

Very polite , funny

Consulting and Related Relationships

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As of 03/28/2017, Dr. Pelletier has reported financial relationships with the medical device, research and/or drug companies 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 at 614-293-7802.

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