Subha Raman

Subha Raman, MD

  • Cardiovascular Disease

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

Specialties and Conditions I Treat

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

Locations Where I Practice

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Education and Training

Medical Degree

Ohio State University College of Medicine


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


67 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

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  • Overall
    4.7 out of 5
  • Explains Things Clearly 4.8
  • Listens Carefully 4.9
  • Gives Understandable Instructions 4.8
  • Knows My Medical History 4.6
  • Shows Respect 4.8
  • Time Spent Together 4.5

10 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Mar 16, 2018

Very good.

Reviewed on Mar 03, 2018

Very nice.

Reviewed on Feb 07, 2018

The provider showed professionalism.

Reviewed on Dec 12, 2017

Dr. Subha Raman is an exceptional cardiologist, and a major asset to the OSU Wexner Medical Center.

Reviewed on Nov 26, 2017

She has taken my calls to her cell phone. She has included me in relevant clinical studies.

Reviewed on Nov 17, 2017

It was the first time I had met her. My husband and I both felt very encouraged by her competentness and pleasant personal qualities. She did a wonderful job of tying together findings from different doctors. Really felt I was in good hands.

Reviewed on Nov 02, 2017

Very pleasing.

Reviewed on Nov 01, 2017

Dr. Raman is one of the best doctors I've ever had.

Reviewed on Oct 27, 2017

She was very good at telling me test results and took the time to see me.

Reviewed on Oct 17, 2017

She is excellent - knowledgeable, kind, friendly.

Reviewed on Oct 10, 2017

I arrived at 9:45 a.m. as instructed for my appointment I waited until 10:50 in the patient visit room waiting for Dr. Raman - went out and asked - they brought in a fellow who was very kind - my entire experience was waiting - I had a 10 a.m. appointment & Dr. Raman arrived at 11:15 a.m. - I had blood work & holter - waited till 2 p.m. for all of these quick tasks.

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 03/26/2018, Dr. Raman 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 at 614-293-7802.

  • Excmr, Inc.