Vincent Brinkman

Vincent Brinkman, MD

  • 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

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

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 (Subspecialty: Cardiovascular)
11/7/2008

My Department

Internal Medicine

My Division

Cardiovascular Medicine

Reviews

450 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

82 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Apr 11, 2019

Great.

Reviewed on Apr 07, 2019

In addition to being efficient and on point, Vince Brinkman is also very personable. In terms of analyzing and evaluating my medical condition, I trust him as much as I did Dr. Fontana, and that's saying a lot.

Reviewed on Apr 02, 2019

Excellent as always. Great recommendations. I never feel rushed through an appointment. Very relaxed, attentive staff experience.

Reviewed on Mar 22, 2019

all good

Reviewed on Mar 07, 2019

He is very kind & understanding.

Reviewed on Feb 08, 2019

Provided all the answers to questions I had. Very good experience. Very satisfied with this experience.

Reviewed on Feb 03, 2019

excellent

Reviewed on Jan 28, 2019

Pleasant and easy to talk to.

Reviewed on Jan 22, 2019

very down to earth, friendly, thorough, concerned, tells it like it is

Reviewed on Jan 22, 2019

Great

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Consulting and Related Relationships

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As of 12/20/2018, Dr. Brinkman has reported no relationships with companies or entities.