Sylvester Black

Sylvester Black, MD

  • Transplant
  • General Surgery
  • Physician
4.9 out of 5
  • 63 Patient Satisfaction Ratings
  • 13 Patient Comments

Insurances We Accept

614-293-8746

Procedures and Conditions I Treat

  • Pancreatic Islets Transplantation
  • Liver Transplantation
  • Kidney Transplantation
  • Pancreas Transplantation
  • Transplantation

Locations Where I Practice

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Education and Training

Education History

Medical School

Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, IL
MD
6/1/1997 - 6/30/2001

Internship

University of Minnesota Hospital & Clinics, Crookston, MN

6/1/2001 - 6/30/2002

Residency

University of Minnesota Hospital & Clinics, Crookston, MN

7/1/2002 - 6/30/2010

Doctorate

University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
Ph.D.
5/24/2004 - 8/22/2008

Fellowship

Toronto General Hospital, Toronto,

7/1/2010 - 6/30/2012

Board Certifications

American Board of Surgery
2/27/1911

American Board of Surgery
2/28/2011

Academic Information

My Department

Surgery

My Division

Transplant Surgery

More About My Work

Reviews

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.

63 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

  • Overall
    4.9 out of 5
  • Explains Things Clearly
    4.9 out of 5
  • Listens Carefully
    4.9 out of 5
  • Gives Understandable Instructions
    4.7 out of 5
  • Knows My Medical History
    4.7 out of 5
  • Shows Respect
    5 out of 5
  • Time Spent Together
    4.8 out of 5
  • Reviewed on May 19, 2020

    Dr. Black is the very best doctor I have had contact with in many years.

  • Reviewed on Feb 17, 2020

    He completely put me at ease with his confidence and friendliness.

  • Reviewed on Dec 27, 2019

    Very pleased the dr. was very knowledgeable about my disease. Took care and was very helpful on my recover.

  • Reviewed on Aug 29, 2019

    He is wonderful he really great.

  • Reviewed on Apr 24, 2019

    Excellent all around.

  • Reviewed on Feb 07, 2019

    An excellent doctor. He listened to me with genuine interest and made good attempts to answer all my questions. He was very kind to my wife and I.

  • Reviewed on Dec 29, 2018

    Love Dr. Black. Amazing doctor. Phenomenal surgeon. Bedside manner is astonishing - always listens, explains thing thoroughly & easy to understand.

  • Reviewed on Dec 21, 2018

    If Dr. Black was located in my town I would be on his patient list right now! A great doctor! This was the best visit to a doctor office ever. So great.

  • Reviewed on Jul 09, 2018

    My care providers, in my opinion, are the best in the business.

  • Reviewed on Jun 15, 2018

    Very pleased with care.

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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 11/21/2019, Dr. Black has reported no relationships with companies or entities.