Vincent Brinkman

Vincent Brinkman, MD

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Physician
4.9 out of 5
  • 542 Patient Satisfaction Ratings
  • 113 Patient Comments

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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.
  • Rated in the top 10 percent of physicians in the nation for patient satisfaction, 2014-2019
  • Best Doctor in America 2017

Procedures and Conditions I Treat

  • 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

Education History

Ohio State University College of Medicine

Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center

Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center

Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center

Academic Information

Board Certifications

American Board of Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine (Subspecialty: Cardiovascular)

My Department

Internal Medicine

My Division

Cardiovascular Medicine


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.

542 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
    4.9 out of 5
  • Knows My Medical History
    4.9 out of 5
  • Shows Respect
    4.9 out of 5
  • Time Spent Together
    4.9 out of 5
  • Reviewed on Dec 10, 2019

    A+++ doctor takes a lot time with me answers all questions about my health I travel 3 1/2 hours to see Dr. Brinkman every 6 months.

  • Reviewed on Dec 01, 2019

    Dr Brinkman is great, explains things well and listens to all my concerns.

  • Reviewed on Nov 30, 2019

    Dr. Brinkman is excellent and I would recommend him to anyone. He is patient, kind, considerate and gives me the feeling that he has time to address any issue I may have. Down side, it is extremely difficult to get an appointment with him.

  • Reviewed on Nov 18, 2019

    Excellent communication skills. Pulled up a stool and sat face to face and talked. Answered all my questions. I never FELT RUSHED. Excellent bedside manner.

  • Reviewed on Nov 18, 2019

    All experiences were especially good.

  • Reviewed on Nov 11, 2019

    Dr. Brinkman is Physician of the Year in my books! Thank you!

  • Reviewed on Nov 04, 2019

    The doctor was very concerned about my health and I was well pleased with him and his knowledge of my situation.

  • Reviewed on Nov 03, 2019


  • Reviewed on Oct 30, 2019

    Very precise in answering my questions.

  • Reviewed on Oct 30, 2019

    We could not have found a better doctor! He has referred me to other specialist that were just as carrying and quite qualified for each need! We have recommended Dr. Brinkman to others. He is real! He cares for us where we are in life!

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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. Brinkman has reported no relationships with companies or entities.