Steven Dean

Steven Dean, DO

  • Vascular Medicine
  • Osteopathic Physician

Professor of Internal Medicine

4.8 out of 5
  • 135 Patient Satisfaction Ratings
  • 49 Patient Comments

Insurances We Accept


About Me

Steven M. Dean, DO, FSVM, RPVI, is the director of the Vascular Medicine Program, Director of Cardiovascular Medicine's Noninvasive Peripheral Vascular Laboratories and Clinical Professor of Medicine at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center. His postgraduate training included a residency in internal medicine and fellowship in vascular medicine at The Cleveland Clinic Foundation. Dr. Dean has published many articles and book chapters on topics related to vascular medicine and is a frequent lecturer at national meetings on vascular related diseases. He has co-edited three vascular medicine textbooks including the Color Atlas and Synopsis of Vascular Medicine (winner of the 2014 "highly commended" cardiology textbook award by the British Medical Association) . Dr. Dean is an examination writer for the American Board of Venous and Lymphatic Medicine and is a board member of the American Vein and Lymphatic Medicine and is a board member of the American Vein and Lymphatic Society.
  • Rated in the top 10 percent of physicians in the nation for patient satisfaction, 2017
  • Best Doctor in America 2017

Procedures and Conditions I Treat

  • Cardiovascular Diseases
  • Internal Medicine
  • Scleroderma, Systemic
  • Vascular Diseases
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease
  • Leg Ulcer
  • Edema
  • Lymphedema
  • Carotid Artery Diseases

Locations Where I Practice

Heart and Vascular

in Outpatient Care Dublin
6700 University Boulevard
5th Floor, Suite 5B
Dublin, OH 43016

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

Education and Training

Education History

Medical School

Oklahoma State University College Osteopathic Medicine, Tulsa, OK
6/1/1985 - 5/30/1989


St. James Osteopathic Hospital, Olympia Fields, IL
7/1/1989 - 6/30/1990


Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH
7/1/1990 - 6/30/1993


Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH
7/1/1993 - 6/30/1994

Academic Information

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.

135 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

  • Overall
    4.8 out of 5
  • Explains Things Carefully
    4.9 out of 5
  • Listens Carefully
    4.9 out of 5
  • Gives Understandable Instructions
    4.8 out of 5
  • Knows My Medical History
    4.6 out of 5
  • Shows Respect
    4.9 out of 5
  • Time Spent Together
    4.9 out of 5
  • Reviewed on Aug 14, 2023

    The doctors introduced themselves, asked questions, listened carefully and seem to be familiar with my chart. This was my first visit.

  • Reviewed on Aug 09, 2023

    This was my first experience with Dr. Dean and my first experience with vascular. I felt very comfortable with and confident in Dr. Dean.

  • Reviewed on Aug 07, 2023

    Pleasant, good at explaining my medical issues, encouraging.

  • Reviewed on Jul 21, 2023

    Dr. Steve Dean was exceptional.

  • Reviewed on Jul 18, 2023

    He's a very good listener and I like how he thinks outside the box using both medications & supplements.

  • Reviewed on Jul 13, 2023

    Dr. Dean was friendly, patient and gave great feedback about ways to help improve my condition.

  • Reviewed on Jul 12, 2023

    He is an amazing doctor - listens and is very concerned for his patients.

  • Reviewed on Jul 10, 2023

    The Dr was very helpful, very nice, answered all the questions we had. He did not rush us thru anything, took time to make a plan for me.

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. Dean 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.

  • Tactile Medical