Treatment & Services
- Aorta Center
- Cardiovascular Medicine Department
- Clinical Cardiology Section
- C-Reactive Protein Testing
- Exercise and Cardiovascular Disease
- General Cardiology
- Myocardial Viability Imaging
Specialty in Diseases & Conditions
- Abnormal Heart Rhythms
- Antiphospholipid Syndrome
- Aorta Disease
- Aortic Aneurysms
- Aortic Regurgitation
- Aortic Stenosis
- Aortic Valve Regurgitation
- Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Dysplasia
- Arteriosclerosis Obliterans
- Atherosclerosis (vascular)
- Atrial Fibrillation
- Cardiovascular Disease
- Coronary Artery Disease
- Diabetic Heart Disease
- Heart Attack
- Heart Disease
- Heart Disease - Women
- Heart Murmur
- Heart Palpitations
- Heart Related Illnesses
- Heart Valve Disease
- Hypertension - High Blood Pressure
- Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
- Infective Endocarditis
- Ischemic Cardiomyopathy
- Mitral Valve Prolapse
- Pericardial Disease
- Pericardial Effusion
- Restrictive Cardiomyopathy
- Rheumatic Heart Disease
- Sarcoid Heart Disease
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Education & Professional Highlights
Education & Fellowships
Fellowship - Barnes-Jewish Hospital/Washington University School of Medicine
St. Louis, MO USA
Residency - Barnes-Jewish Hospital/Washington University School of Medicine
St. Louis, MO USA
Medical School - University of Illinois College of Medicine
Chicago, IL USA
Undergraduate - Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland, OH USA
- Internal Medicine
- Internal Medicine - Cardiovascular Disease
- National Board of Echocardiography
General cardiology, heart valve disease, echocardiography, electrocardiography
Awards & Honors
- Top MD, Consumers Checkbook
- 2005, Neville Award for Clinical Excellence
Research & Publications
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As of 4/19/2016, Dr. Barzilai has reported no financial relationship with industry that is applicable to this listing. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.
Public Health Service-Reportable Financial Conflicts of Interest. Cleveland Clinic scientists and physicians engage in basic, translational and clinical research activities, working to solve health problems, enhance patient care and improve quality of life for patients. Interactions with industry are essential to bringing the researchers' discoveries to the public, but can present the potential for conflicts of interest related to their research activities. Click here to view a listing of instances where Cleveland Clinic has identified a Public Health Service (PHS)-Reportable Financial Conflict of Interest and has put measures in place to ensure that, to the extent possible, the design, conduct and reporting of the research is free from bias.
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142 Patient Satisfaction Reviews
The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.
Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.
The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.
|Courtesy, Respect & Concern||4.9|
|Knows Medical History||4.7|
|Time Spent with Patient||4.9|
|Patient Rating of Doctor||4.8|
13 Patient Comments
Reviewed on Jan 4, 2017
Reviewed on Nov 29, 2016
Dr. Barzilai throughly explains test results, is very attentive to my descriptions of any symptoms, and very resposive in answering questions.
Reviewed on Sep 26, 2016
Dr. Barzalai was excellent & all of the residents!
Reviewed on Sep 8, 2016
Dr. B. treated me as a valuable person who was included in my own health choices. Yet, he was totally realistic about future concerns that will need to be addressed. He has decades of medical experience, which made me feel that he is a perfect medical match for me.
Reviewed on Aug 25, 2016
Very good experiences.
Reviewed on Aug 10, 2016
Dr. Barzilai is outstanding. I was referred to Cleveland Clinic because of a unique heart condition and he definitely will work to provide me assistance. He listened to me and was very good about explaining my tests, etc.
Reviewed on Jun 30, 2016
I was well satisfied.
Reviewed on Jun 6, 2016
Reviewed on May 24, 2016
Reviewed on May 18, 2016
The doctor is excellent in discussing my condition an helping me to understand my care.
Reviewed on May 11, 2016
The total service was exceptional.
Reviewed on Apr 17, 2016
I did not answer some of the above because they did not apply!!
Reviewed on Apr 14, 2016
Dr. Barzilai always makes sure we understands his directions on my plan of care. I always have my wife with me. He answers all our questions without feeling hurried.
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