About Me

  • Rated in the top 10 percent of physicians in the nation for patient satisfaction, 2018, 2019

Procedures and Conditions I Treat

  • Arthritis, Rheumatoid
  • Bursitis
  • Connective Tissue Diseases
  • Gout
  • Joint Diseases
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Sjogren's Syndrome
  • Spondylitis, Ankylosing
  • Rheumatology

Locations Where I Practice

Please note: Not all physicians schedule patients at each listed location.

Education and Training

Education History

Medical School

Ohio State University College of Medicine, Columbus, OH
1/1/1964 - 1/1/1968


Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, Columbus, OH

1/1/1969 - 1/1/1970


Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, Columbus, OH

1/1/1972 - 1/1/1973


Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Rochester, MN

1/1/1973 - 12/31/1975

Board Certifications

American Board of Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine (Subspecialty: Rheumatology)

Academic Information

My Department

Internal Medicine

My Division

Rheumatology - Immunology


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.

389 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

  • Overall
    4.9 out of 5
  • Explains Things Carefully
    4.9 out of 5
  • Listens Carefully
    4.9 out of 5
  • Gives Understandable Instructions
    4.9 out of 5
  • Knows My Medical History
    4.9 out of 5
  • Shows Respect
    4.9 out of 5
  • Time Spent Together
    4.9 out of 5
  • Reviewed on Oct 19, 2022

    Dr. Whisler has helped me many times, deal with pain, I'm so glad that he is my doctor and takes care of me when I'm having a lot of pain.

  • Reviewed on Sep 25, 2022

    I had a good experience with Dr. Whisler. My joins get much better on his treatment.

  • Reviewed on Sep 25, 2022

    Friendly and knowledgeable

  • Reviewed on Sep 23, 2022

    Dr. Whisler has always been interested in how I have been doing with pain and did I need anything. He always check my joints for any swelling. I am very satisfied.

  • Reviewed on Sep 21, 2022

    He is the best!

  • Reviewed on Sep 21, 2022

    He is the best communicator. I see him regularly and look forward to my visits.

  • Reviewed on Sep 15, 2022

    Good listener

  • Reviewed on Sep 14, 2022

    Excellent care

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 09/30/2022, Dr. Whisler has reported no relationships with companies or entities.