Department Pediatric Cardiology
Primary Location Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Type of Doctor Children & Adolescents Only
Languages English
Surgeon No
Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Primary Location

Cleveland Clinic Main Campus


Additional Locations

Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Ablation in Pediatric Patients
  • Ablation of Complex Arrhythmias
  • Arrhythmia Management Including Cardioversion
  • Arrhythmia Mechanisms
  • Department of Pediatric Cardiology & CT Surgery
  • ICD Implants
  • Pacemaker Follow-up
  • Pacemaker Implant
View all 8 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Abnormal Heart Rhythms
  • Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Dysplasia
  • Brugada Syndrome
  • Catecholaminergic Polymorphic Ventricular Tachycardia
  • Congenital & Acquired Heart Block
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Long QT Syndrome (LQTS)
  • Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • Syncope
  • Ventricular Tachycardia
  • Wolff-Parkinson-White Syndrome (WPW)
View all 11 Specialties +


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About Peter Aziz, MD

Dr. Aziz completed his pediatric cardiology fellowship at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia in 2010 and continued his training there in pediatric electrophysiology. During his fellowship, Dr. Aziz was awarded a training grant under the National Institute of Health (NIH) to investigate genotype and phenotype correlations in pediatric patients with long QT syndrome. Dr. Aziz also acquired skills in catheter ablation of pediatric arrhythmias and device (pacemaker and ICD) implantation. Following his fellowship, Dr. Aziz joined the Cleveland Clinic as a pediatric electrophysiologist. He is active in the training and teaching of medical students, residents and fellows, an activity that continuously inspires him. Dr. Aziz is also quite active in research and was the recent recipient of the SADS 2011 Young Investigator Award for his work on long QT syndrome.

Dr Aziz acquired skills in Catheter Ablation of pediatric arrhythmias and device implantation which is a regular part of his clinical practice.
Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, PA USA

Fellowship - Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Pediatric Cardiology
Philadelphia, PA USA

Residency - University of Michigan Health System
Ann Arbor, MI USA

Internship - University of Michigan Medical School
Ann Arbor, MI USA

Medical Education - The Ohio State University College of Medicine and Public Health
Columbus, OH USA

Undergraduate - University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI USA

Professional Highlights

  • Following his fellowship training, Dr. Aziz joined the Cleveland Clinic as a pediatric electrophysiologist. Since joining as a staff physician Dr. Aziz has been awarded Lecturer of the Year consecutively since his appointment. He is active in the training and teaching of medical students, residents and fellows, an activity that continuously inspires him. Recently, Dr. Aziz was appointed the Director of the Sir Magdi Yacoub International Fellowship in Pediatric Cardiology. This program is aimed at providing subspecialty training to international physicians who will return home to provide needed care to under-served pediatric patients with congenital heart disease and inherited arrhythmia disorders.Dr. Aziz has been an invited lecturer on several occasions for his expertise in sudden cardiac death and inherited arrhythmias, which continues to be his academic and clinical passion. He is the first and current Director of the Inherited Arrhythmias Clinic, an effort that was proposed, initiated and established through his fervor in managing the channelopathy syndromes. Dr. Aziz looks forward to participating in the ever changing field of electrophysiology and hopes to constantly improve the outcomes of patients with inherited arrhythmia syndromes.


  • Pediatrics - Pediatric Cardiology

Specialty Interests

Abnormal heart rhythms, arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia, heart palpitations, long QT syndrome (LQTS), supraventricular tachycardia, syncope, ventricular tachycardia, Wolff-Parkinson-White Syndrome (WPW), electrophysiology study, radiofrequency ablation, device implantation

Awards & Honors

    • Golden Key National Honor Society (University ofMichigan) 1998.
    • Delta Epsilon Iota Honors Society (University ofMichigan) 1999.
    • Betty Ford Scholarship Program (Ohio StateUniversity College of Medicine) 2001.
    • The Steve T Koeff Outstanding Resident TeachingAward (University of Michigan Medical School) 2006-2007.
    • Boston Scientific Fellow Scholarship Award 2009.
    • Heart Rhythm Society Educational Scholarship,Emerging Electrophysiologist 2009.
    • Medtronic Fellow Scholarship Grant 2010-2011.
    • CHOP Research Poster Day Award 2011.
    • SADS 2011 Young Investigator Award in Clinicaland Translational Science 2011.
    • Best Lecturer – Awarded by the PediatricResidents at the Cleveland Clinic 2012-2016.
    • Teacher of the Year – Awarded by the PediatricResidents at the Cleveland Clinic 2014.
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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To assure professional and commercial integrity in such matters, Cleveland Clinic maintains a program that reviews these collaborations and, when appropriate, puts measures in place to minimize bias that may result from ties to industry. Cleveland Clinic publicly discloses the names of companies when (i) its physicians/scientists receive $5,000 or more per year (or, in rare cases, equity or stock options) for speaking and consulting, (ii) its physicians/scientists serve as a fiduciary, (iii) its physicians/scientists receive or have the right to receive royalties or (iv) its physicians/ scientists hold any equity interest for the physician's/scientist's role as inventor, discoverer, developer, founder or consultant.* In publicly disclosing this information, Cleveland Clinic tries to provide information as accurately as possible about its physicians' and scientists' connections with industry.

As of 11/16/2018, Dr. Aziz 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.

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Patient Satisfaction Reviews

77 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.

Overall Star Ratings
4.9 out of 5
Explains 4.9
Listens 4.9
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 5
Knows Medical History 4.9
Time Spent with Patient 5
Patient Rating of Doctor 5

18 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Aug 20, 2019

Dr Aziz does a great job of explaining to my children about their heart condition in a way they understand and has always taken his time with them.

Reviewed on Aug 20, 2019

Dr Aziz takes his time with our children and makes sure they understand their heart condition. He does a fantastic job

Reviewed on Aug 14, 2019

Dr. Aziz is very funny and make you feel comfortable.

Reviewed on Aug 6, 2019

Dr. Aziz and his resident were amazing as always, to my daughter.

Reviewed on Aug 5, 2019

Dr Aziz, is the best Dr we have ever had. His bedside manner, and kindness, always makes us comfortable and informed. His asst Lori is also amazing, very hepful anytime I call in with questions and appts.

Reviewed on Jul 16, 2019

We have been very pleased with Dr. Aziz and all his staff. very through and takes time to make sure you understand .

Reviewed on Jul 15, 2019

Dr. Aziz is always wonderful to see! we love that he has a fun attitude and is easy to talk to. we always feel as though he hears and addresses our concerns and his follow up is impeccable! we love dr. Aziz and plan on continuing our daughters treatment with him.

Reviewed on Jun 25, 2019

Dr. Aziz is a phenomenal physician!! The doctors, nurse practitioners, nurses, and medical assistants that work with Dr. Aziz are absolutely amazing!! Dr. Aziz has an exceptional bedside manner, he sincerely cares about his patients and their families, and he is very talented from a medical standpoint.

Reviewed on Jun 10, 2019

I absolutely love Dr. Aziz. He is very compassionate & knowledgeable. I have complete trust in him. Please don't ever let him go.

Reviewed on Jun 10, 2019

Dr. Aziz listened to our concerns and took the time to talk to us. He showed respect for our decisions and listened patiently to our concerns about registration.

Reviewed on Jun 10, 2019

Staff were not very engaged with the patients. We waited about an hour for our appointment. The doctor and his staff had no idea that we were waiting. Please know that having a kiosk doesn't take the place of good patient interaction.

Reviewed on Apr 16, 2019

doctor Aziz is clearly a brilliant man who cares deeply about his patients. He was fully engaged the entire time and I left with a good understanding of my daughters issues and good confidence.

Reviewed on Apr 1, 2019

*Dr. Aziz & *Dr. Zahka are always very personable & really explain what is going on with my son's heart health.

Reviewed on Jan 3, 2019

In all my clinic experience, this was the best one we have had. it is very scary to have a child develop a heart issue, even mild. The entire staff was kind and efficient. Rita and Allison answered questions with kindness and lots of information when I called. Dr. Aziz was reassuring to both of us and also my daughter. His exam was thorough and he explained everything in a way we could understand. The care everyone gave my daughter was outstanding.

Reviewed on Dec 11, 2018

Dr. Aziz has been caring for my daughter's unique heart problems for many years. He is patient and compassionate, and we are thankful to have him as her doctor.

Reviewed on Dec 5, 2018

Dr Aziz is the BEST doctor we could ever hope for and he has the best bedside manner. If he ever left Cleveland clinic we would follow him anywhere

Reviewed on Dec 3, 2018

Excellent Doctor, would highly recommend him to anyone. very informative. He truly cared about our concerns and family medical history. he was very knowledgeable and explained things in a way that was easy to understand. his recommendations and assessment were comforting and gave us a sense of relief

Reviewed on Nov 2, 2018

Dr. Aziz is a phenomenal provider. He always explains everything in a way my child and I can understand. He goes through all options of treatment and includes my child in the entire discussion. He showed respect and caring. I would never want my child to see any another cardiologist. Dr. Aziz is an asset to CCF.

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