U Krishnan Marar

U Krishnan Marar, MBBS

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Physician What's this? A physician, or doctor, is extensively trained to diagnose and treat complex medical problems. Often, physicians focus their practice on certain disease categories, treatment methods or patient types. Physicians can diagnose and treat illness, prescribe medication, offer medical consultation and advice, perform surgery and more.

Appointments: (614) 293-7677

About Me

Unni Krishnan Marar, MD, is an assistant professor of clinical medicine at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center.

Dr. Marar earned his medical degree in internal medicine and cardiology at The University of Mumbai in Mumbai, India. He completed his residency in internal medicine at The Ohio State University College of Medicine and his residency in internal medicine and geriatrics at Kettering General Hospital in Northamptonshire, United Kingdom. Dr. Marar also completed fellowships in cardiology at the University of Mumbai and at Ohio State’s College of Medicine.

Dr. Marar is a member of several professional societies, including the Royal College of Physicians in London, England and the American Heart Association—Basic Life Support Program and Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support Program. He is fluent in Hindi and English, and his focus is on clinical cardiology.

Additional Languages I Speak

  • Hindi

Procedures and Conditions I Treat

  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Cardiovascular Diseases
  • Echocardiography
  • Nuclear Medicine
  • Coronary Care Units
  • Hypercholesterolemia
  • Hypertension

Locations Where I Practice

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Education and Training


Internal Medicine
Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
1/1/1991 - 4/20/1993

Internal Medicine
Kettering General Hospital
7/1/1988 - 11/30/1990

Internal Medicine
LTM Medical College and Hospitals
4/1/1979 - 2/28/1982


Interventional Cardiology
Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
7/1/2004 - 6/30/2007

Cardiovascular Medicine
LTM Medical College and Hospitals
3/1/1982 - 3/31/1985

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


175 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

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

18 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Sep 28, 2018

Very good!

Reviewed on Aug 24, 2018


Reviewed on Jul 26, 2018

Knowledgeable in his or her field.

Reviewed on Jul 24, 2018

He is very different from my other doctors. He seems to really want to find out what is truly causing my problems.

Reviewed on Jul 12, 2018


Reviewed on Jun 28, 2018

He's one of the best.

Reviewed on Jun 08, 2018

He's great.

Reviewed on May 24, 2018

I always enjoy my visits with Dr. Marar. He is ever patient with my questions and offers more than enough of his time during my visits. Thankfully, my condition hasn't changed much over the years.

Reviewed on Apr 15, 2018

Very good.

Reviewed on Apr 04, 2018

I feel that I am in good hands with the care "team!" At each level of interaction each member has represented OSU and my health and wellness with compassion and care. Thank you!

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Consulting and Related Relationships

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As of 03/26/2018, Dr. Marar has reported no relationships with companies or entities.

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