Subha Raman

Subha Raman, MD

  • Cardiovascular Disease
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Appointments: (614) 293-7677

About Me

Subha Raman, MD, MSEE, FACC, FAHA is a cardiologist and professor of internal medicine, biomedical informatics and radiology at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center. After undergraduate and graduate studies in electrical engineering as a National Science Foundation Fellow, Dr. Raman completed medical training including fellowship in cardiovascular medicine at The Ohio State University College of Medicine, with additional training in cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR) at Wake Forest University.

Dr. Raman established the cardiovascular MR and CT programs at Ohio State’s College of Medicine upon joining the faculty in 2002. In 2006, she also established Ohio State’s subspecialty fellowship in cardiovascular imaging, which attracts trainees from around the world.

Dr. Raman has published more than 100 papers and was named one of America’s Best Doctors in 2009. Her clinical interests include family risk and heritable heart disease, cardiac disease in neuromuscular disorders, ischemic heart disease and cardiomyopathies.

Dr. Raman’s research team works to develop innovations in cardiovascular imaging that provide earlier detection, more accurate diagnosis and personalized treatment of heart and vascular disease. The American Heart Association recognized Dr. Raman’s leadership in cardiovascular research by naming her as one of five associate editors of the journal Circulation: Cardiovascular Imaging.


  • Rated in the top 10 percent of physicians in the nation for patient satisfaction, 2015
  • Best Doctor in America 2017

Additional Languages I Speak

  • Spanish

Procedures and Conditions I Treat

  • Cardiology
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Cardiomyopathies
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Myocarditis
  • Internal Medicine
  • Cardiovascular Diseases
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging
  • Tomography Scanners, X-Ray Computed
  • Primary Prevention
  • Coronary Care Units
  • Hypercholesterolemia
  • Hypertension
  • Muscular Dystrophy, Duchenne
  • Heart Valve Diseases

Locations Where I Practice

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Education and Training


General Medicine
Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
7/1/1997 - 6/30/1999


Cardiovascular Medicine
Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
7/1/1999 - 6/30/2002

More About My Work

My Background

Board Certifications

American Board of Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine (Subspecialty: Cardiovascular)

My Department

Internal Medicine

My Division

Cardiovascular Medicine


104 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

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  • Overall
    4.8 out of 5
  • Explains Things Clearly 4.9
  • Listens Carefully 4.9
  • Gives Understandable Instructions 4.9
  • Knows My Medical History 4.7
  • Shows Respect 4.9
  • Time Spent Together 4.6

27 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Nov 14, 2018

Dr. Raman was great. She is always very friendly and easy to talk to. She takes care in listening to any concerns I have and speaking to me in terms I can understand. She never seems to be in any hurry.

Reviewed on Nov 12, 2018

Dr. Raman was a very good listener & answer questions. She called me on a Sat. to give me lab results.

Reviewed on Nov 07, 2018

Dr. Raman has the last word on any meds, from any other provider.

Reviewed on Oct 11, 2018

Dr. Raman gave good advice & helped me obtain an OSU specialist in an area outside cardiology.

Reviewed on Oct 08, 2018

I wanted the doctorS' opinion, on a Rx I was prescribed by another dr. They handled this well and professionally and listened to my concern re: this Rx.

Reviewed on Sep 19, 2018

She was excellent. Very caring and nice. Put me at ease, I'm very scared. She really made me feel better.

Reviewed on Sep 14, 2018

Everyone was very professional, knowledgeable & friendly.

Reviewed on Aug 28, 2018

Excellent knowledge. Does not talk "down".

Reviewed on Aug 03, 2018

They were excellent. Most were very good.

Reviewed on Jul 25, 2018

Dr. seemed very knowledgeable about how MMD could cause heart issues.

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Consulting and Related Relationships

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As of 12/20/2018, Dr. Raman has reported no relationships with companies or entities.