Vincent Brinkman

Vincent Brinkman, MD

  • Cardiovascular Disease
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Appointments: (614) 293-7677

About Me

Vincent Brinkman, MD, is an assistant professor of clinical medicine and a general cardiologist who sees both outpatients and inpatients at The Ohio State Medical Center.

Dr. Brinkman earned his medical degree and completed his residency in internal medicine and fellowship in cardiology at Ohio State.

Dr. Brinkman specializes in echocardiography and nuclear cardiology, including stress testing and transesophageal echocardiography. Dr. Brinkman's research focuses on clinical cardiology and cardiac imaging.

Highlights

  • Rated in the top 10 percent of physicians in the nation for patient satisfaction, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017
  • Best Doctor in America 2017

Procedures and Conditions I Treat

  • Internal Medicine
  • Cardiology
  • Cardiovascular Diseases
  • Echocardiography
  • Diagnostic Imaging
  • Nuclear Medicine
  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Angina Pectoris
  • Angina, Stable
  • Angina, Unstable
  • Angina Pectoris, Variant
  • Aortic Valve Insufficiency
  • Heart Murmurs
  • Aortic Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Effusion
  • Myocarditis
  • Aortic Stenosis, Subvalvular
  • Aortic Stenosis, Supravalvular
  • Aortic Valve Prolapse
  • Heart Valve Diseases
  • Heart Valve Prolapse
  • Mitral Valve Insufficiency
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Tricuspid Atresia
  • Tricuspid Valve Insufficiency
  • Tricuspid Valve Prolapse
  • Tricuspid Valve Stenosis
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Bradycardia
  • Stents
  • Coronary Care Units
  • Hypercholesterolemia
  • Hypertension

Locations Where I Practice

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Education and Training

Residency

Internal Medicine
Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
7/1/2002 - 6/30/2004

Fellowship

Cardiovascular Medicine
Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
7/1/2005 - 6/30/2008

More About My Work

My Background

Board Certifications

American Board of Internal Medicine
8/24/2004

American Board of Internal Medicine (Subspecialty: Cardiovascular)
11/7/2008

My Department

Internal Medicine

My Division

Cardiovascular Medicine

Reviews

387 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

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

61 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Nov 03, 2018

This provider is the best doctor I've seen in a very long time.

Reviewed on Oct 31, 2018

My experience with my care provider, Dr. Brinkman, has always been very good. I have much faith in him and am very happy that I have him.

Reviewed on Oct 28, 2018

All Good

Reviewed on Oct 26, 2018

Dr. Brinkman is excellent - Does not rush through the process.

Reviewed on Oct 15, 2018

He is the best!

Reviewed on Oct 15, 2018

Dr. Brinkman is a good listener. He takes extra time with me if needed (rare these days). An above average physician.

Reviewed on Oct 11, 2018

He always takes time with me and is just plain wonderful!

Reviewed on Oct 11, 2018

Excellent physician!

Reviewed on Oct 09, 2018

Always good experience with Dr. Brinkman. I drive a long way because I trust him and like him very much. (He is my favorite doctor.)

Reviewed on Oct 07, 2018

All excellent.

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Consulting and Related Relationships

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