Vincent Brinkman

Vincent Brinkman, MD

  • Cardiovascular Disease

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

Specialties and Conditions I Treat

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine
  • 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

Medical Degree

MD
Ohio State University College of Medicine
6/8/2001

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
8/19/2010

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

American Board of Pediatrics
10/18/2010

My Department

Internal Medicine

My Division

Cardiovascular Medicine

Reviews

328 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

42 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Jun 15, 2018

Courteous, friendly,

Reviewed on Jun 08, 2018

Dr. Brinkman is a very understanding, caring doctor who explains answers to questions in laymans terms with sincerity to the patients concerns.

Reviewed on May 27, 2018

Describes things in easy to understand terms. Explains potential risks associated with test results.

Reviewed on May 25, 2018

very calm relaxed confident of his knowledge and handling the case - being me. Very easy to talk to and not in a hurry - explains the matters thoroughly and asked for questions from me to make sure I understood. He presented a clear plan for proceeding that ensures a careful investigation of my condition

Reviewed on May 13, 2018

From my first appointment with Dr. Brinkman to present, he has been consistent with the quality of his care. He's always compassionate, competent, thorough and patient. He addresses all my concerns and the information is easy to understand. He has prescribed different medications to improve my condition and informs me of the potential side effects.

Reviewed on May 09, 2018

The doctor also had reviewed my chart and knew my family history. He was very thorough in explaining next steps. He personally called me with test results and talked me through next procedures.

Reviewed on May 02, 2018

Dr. Brinkman was and is amazing. He showed concern and was very interested in my concerns. He is amazing.

Reviewed on Apr 27, 2018

answered questions

Reviewed on Apr 13, 2018

very nice

Reviewed on Apr 09, 2018

good

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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.