Talal Attar

Talal Attar, MD

  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Cardiovascular Disease
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About Me

Talal Attar, MD, FACC, is an interventional cardiologist and an associate professor of clinical internal medicine at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center in Columbus, Ohio.

Dr. Attar earned his medical degree from The University of Aleppo, in Syria, and completed his internal medicine residency, cardiology fellowship and interventional fellowship at Ohio State. He also completed a peripheral vascular interventional fellowship at The Christ Hospital/The Lindner Center for Research and Education in Cincinnati, Ohio.

Dr. Attar is a member of the American College of Cardiology, American Medical Association, American Society of Internal Medicine, American College of Physician Executives, American Society of Quality, The Society of Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions, and American College of Physicians.

Dr. Attar is board certified in internal medicine, cardiovascular disease and interventional cardiology.

Dr. Attar’s clinical focus is on coronary interventions including stenting and atherectomy; acute myocardial infarction intervention; thrombolytic therapy; coronary atherectomy; renovascular intervention; intravascular ultrasound; and peripheral disease and intervention.

Additional Languages I Speak

  • Arabic
  • French

Procedures and Conditions I Treat

  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Cardiac Catheterization
  • Percutaneous Coronary Intervention
  • Atherectomy, Coronary
  • Peripheral Vascular Diseases
  • Heart Attack
  • Cardiovascular Diseases
  • Coronary Care Units
  • Hypercholesterolemia
  • Hypertension
  • Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Angioplasty, Balloon, Coronary
  • Coronary Angiography
  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Heart Valve Diseases
  • Angioplasty
  • Angioplasty, Balloon
  • Angioplasty, Balloon, Laser-Assisted
  • Angioplasty, Laser
  • Arteriolosclerosis
  • Arteriosclerosis
  • Atherectomy
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Catheterization, Peripheral
  • Diabetic Foot
  • Dyslipidemias
  • Hypertension, Malignant
  • Leriche Syndrome
  • Limb Salvage
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease
  • Ultrasonography
  • Ultrasonography, Doppler
  • Ultrasonography, Doppler, Color
  • Ultrasonography, Doppler, Duplex
  • Ultrasonography, Doppler, Pulsed
  • Blood Circulation
  • Foot Ulcer
  • Intermittent Claudication
  • Leg Ulcer

Locations Where I Practice

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Education and Training

Residency

Internal Medicine
Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
4/29/1996 - 2/28/1998

Fellowships

Interventional Cardiology
Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
7/1/2001 - 6/30/2002

Cardiovascular Medicine
Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
7/1/1998 - 6/30/2001

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Board Certifications

American Board of Internal Medicine
8/26/1998

American Board of Internal Medicine (Subspecialty: Cardiovascular)
11/6/2002

American Board of Internal Medicine (Subspecialty: Interventional Cardiology)
11/5/2003

My Department

Internal Medicine

My Division

Cardiovascular Medicine

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. Attar has reported no relationships with companies or entities.