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Department Cardiovascular Medicine
Primary Location Beachwood Family Health Center
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon No
Beachwood Family Health Center
Primary Location

Beachwood Family Health Center

Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Cardiovascular Medicine Department
  • General Cardiology
  • Non-Invasive Diagnostic Testing
  • Regional Heart and Vascular
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Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Cardiovascular Risk Prevention
  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Valve Disease
  • High Cholesterol
View all 7 Specialties +


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About Matthew Kaminski, MD

Dr. Kaminski’s specialty interests include preventive cardiology, congestive heart failure, coronary artery disease, valvular heart disease, and cardiac arrhythmias in adults. He sees patients at the Cleveland Clinic Beachwood Family Health Center and Hillcrest Hospital.

Dr. Kaminski offers virtual visits.

Dr. Kaminski received his medical degree from Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, Ohio. He completed a residency in internal medicine at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston, and a fellowship in cardiovascular medicine at Cleveland Clinic. He has extensive post-graduate specialized training in cardiovascular imaging techniques, including trans-thoracic and transesophageal echocardiography, nuclear cardiology (SPECT and PET imaging), diagnostic heart catheterization, and stress testing.

Before his appointment to the Cleveland Clinic medical staff in 2012, Dr. Kaminski was a cardiologist with University Hospitals of Cleveland and on staff at University Hospitals Case Medical Center and Ahuja Medical Center, Medina Hospital, Akron City Hospital, Akron General Hospital and Cuyahoga Falls Hospital. He is currently the Chairman of the Department of Medicine and medical director of the cardiac catheterization laboratory at Medina Hospital.

He has a number of professional publications and presentations to his credit and also has been an invited speaker for several public education programs on diabetes and the heart. Dr. Kaminski is a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology and is a member of the American Heart Association and the American Society of Echocardiography.

In his free time, Dr. Kaminski enjoys spending time with his wife and two daughters. Witnessing a Cleveland sports championship remains his unfulfilled life-long dream.

Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - Cleveland Clinic
Cardiovascular Disease
Cleveland, OH USA

Residency - Brigham & Women's Hospital
Internal Medicine
Boston, MA USA

Medical Education - Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
Cleveland, OH USA

Undergraduate - Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland, OH USA


  • Internal Medicine - Cardiovascular Disease
  • Nuclear Cardiology

Specialty Interests

General cardiology, echocardiography, nuclear cardiology, preventive cardiology, congestive heart failure, atrial fibrillation, cardiac arrhythmias, coronary artery disease, valvular heart disease

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

See publications for Matthew Kaminski, MD.

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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 3/14/2021, Dr. Kaminski 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.

* Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists subscribe to the guidance presented in the PhRMA Code on Interactions with Healthcare Professionals and the AdvaMed Code of Ethics on Interactions with Health Care Professionals. As such, gifts of substantial value are generally prohibited.

Patient Satisfaction Reviews

391 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
5 out of 5
Explains 5
Listens 4.3
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 5
Patient Rating of Doctor 5

97 Patient Comments

Reviewed on May 27, 2021

dr. Kaminski is one of the best doctors I've ever gone to kind compassionate explains everything and actually cares!!!!

Reviewed on May 27, 2021

Dr. Kaminski was wonderful he explained my conditioned surgeries if things don't get better with medication. He was perfect

Reviewed on May 24, 2021

Dr K answers all questions and takes his time. Never feel rushed. Gives 100% of his attention. Prompt, friendly staff.

Reviewed on May 24, 2021

Dr. Kaminsky is the best.

Reviewed on May 14, 2021

this was my first visit with Dr. Kaminski. I was very impressed with his knowledge and compassion. He took the time to explain things to me. I was very happy with my visit with this doctor

Reviewed on May 13, 2021

dr kaminski is a wonderful doctor (knowledgeable personable explanatory in plain English took his time and gave excellent directions on treatment plan and follow up. all of these attributes are not the norm these days. thanks to this doctor

Reviewed on May 11, 2021

Excellent doctor. My first visit with Dr. Kaminski. Explained everything in words I could understand. Hope he never leaves The Clinic.

Reviewed on May 11, 2021

Already recommended my friend to see Dr. Kaminski.

Reviewed on May 6, 2021

I travel from Medina County to Beechwood where he is now because I have faith in him. Dr. Kaminski

Reviewed on May 6, 2021

I have seen Dr. Kaminski for several years and he is one of my favorite physicians. He is thorough and never rushes through our visit.

Reviewed on May 5, 2021

Dr. Kaminski was very thorough and spent all the time I needed explaining my issue, what was further needed to come to a treatment plan (stress test), and ultimate options for treatment.

Reviewed on May 4, 2021

Dr. Kaminski is a bright caring individual that has good listening skills and worked with me to develop a plan of care

Reviewed on May 4, 2021

Love Dr Kaminski. he is honest, courteous and friendly. he is a good educator and meets my needs.

Reviewed on May 3, 2021

always a pleasure to see Dr. Kaminski. My wife and I were very thankful to have met him and I'm very thankful to have him as my cardiologist.

Reviewed on May 3, 2021

Dr. Kaminski takes his time with me and answers my questions and concerns

Reviewed on May 3, 2021

I have never had a bad experience when seeing Dr. Kaminski or his staff. I always get complete explanations as to my present level of health while always having the opportunity to ask questions. He is a very good listener and his responses are always to the point and easy to understand. It doesn't get much better than this.

Reviewed on May 3, 2021

I have never had a bad experience with Dr. Kaminski or his staff. Very much like a well oiled machine.

Reviewed on May 3, 2021

I leave feeling I am fortunate to have Dr. Kaminski and his staff to care for my heart health.

Reviewed on May 3, 2021

I have been Dr Kaminski patient for 9 yr. he has been excellent in my treatment from day 1 in 2012

Reviewed on Apr 21, 2021

Dr Kaminski is one in a million!!! very caring and kind. Takes the time for educating me. Never feel rushed.

Reviewed on Apr 20, 2021

Dr. kaminski is such a great doctor with wonderful bedside manner.

Reviewed on Apr 19, 2021

We travel 45 minutes just to see Dr Kaminski. We would never give him up unless we were unable to make the trip. He is an excellent, caring doctor!!!!!

Reviewed on Mar 26, 2021

Dr. Kaminsky is extremely knowledgeable and approachable at the same time. He is a great listener and helped put my test results in clear terms, without causing panic. I have a doctorate myself, and read scholarly articles, and he is very willing to discuss research findings that connect to my condition. A great doctor!

Reviewed on Mar 10, 2021

Dr.Kaminski is very professional and easy to understand.

Reviewed on Mar 8, 2021

Dr. Kaminski is a fantastic doctor. He really does care about his patients. We followed him from Medina when he was relocated to Beachwood. So we have an hour ride each way when we have a visit. That ismhow much we like him.

Reviewed on Mar 8, 2021

Wonderful doctor !

Reviewed on Mar 4, 2021

Dr. Kaminsky and his staff are always available to help with questions and making appointments.

Reviewed on Mar 2, 2021

I would highly recommend this physician and office staff as an excellent example of to take care of a patient's needs.

Reviewed on Jan 28, 2021

The quick response and courtesy of staff is top notch. The doctor is the best always. On time and answer all questions. Cleveland Clinic is the best facility around,

Reviewed on Jan 25, 2021

I felt very fortunate to get my initial evaluation visit with Dr. Kaminski

Reviewed on Jan 25, 2021

Dr. Kaminski is incredibly intelligent, personable, caring, reassuring, and provided very clear descriptions of his clinical impressions and care plan. He spent extra time with me.

Reviewed on Jan 19, 2021

The doctor was very patient took his time and listen to everything I had to say made me feel completely at peace with what type of test was going to be done I appreciate the kindness and the patients at the doctor showed

Reviewed on Jan 19, 2021

Dr. Kaminski is by far the best doctor that I've seen. His bedside manner is terrific!

Reviewed on Jan 18, 2021

Dr. Kaminski is the utmost amazing doctor!! I am blessed to have him as my cardiologist!

Reviewed on Jan 7, 2021

Dr K is a super doc with great patient/ doctor skills.

Reviewed on Jan 4, 2021

I was seen within 5 minutes of arriving. after checking in and meeting with the nurse I met with Dr. Kaminski is less than 5 minutes. by far the best experience

Reviewed on Jan 4, 2021

great doctor

Reviewed on Dec 17, 2020

dr kaminski is excellent

Reviewed on Dec 16, 2020

Excellent! Dr. Kaminski has an excellent bedside manner, thinks of your health overall, not just his specialty and is very knowledgeable. He referred me to a very recent New England Journal of Medicine article. Dr. Kaminski is an asset to CCF!

Reviewed on Dec 15, 2020

need a direct number to contact Dr ... very difficult to get through. Dr is excellent.!

Reviewed on Dec 15, 2020

Dr Kaminski is excellent !

Reviewed on Dec 9, 2020

Dr. kaminiski is totally awesome - he is knowledgeable, kind, polite, prompt - he listens, he has a great sense of humor. I look forward to my appointments with him.

Reviewed on Dec 9, 2020

Dr. Kaminiski is the only reason I go to the cleveland clinic

Reviewed on Dec 8, 2020

Dr Kaminsky is the greatest. We travel many miles to continue his expert care and caring. I would highly recommend him to anyone seeking a Cardiologist.

Reviewed on Dec 8, 2020

Great experience. Dr. Kaminski was clear about the results of the EKG and lab tests. I would recommend him to anyone as well as recommend the Cleveland Clinic for any heart related issues.

Reviewed on Dec 8, 2020

Dr. Kaminski is always very engaging and informative during our meetings. He is thorough in his explanations on proposed medications.

Reviewed on Dec 7, 2020

I am very pleased with Dr Kaminski. He takes the time to listen to me and I didn't feel like he was in a rush to see his next patient. The office staff was very pleasant as well.

Reviewed on Nov 25, 2020

everyone was pleasant and helpful. Dr Kaminski was through , explained everything couldn't ask for a better experience.

Reviewed on Nov 20, 2020

Solid Professional Doctor.

Reviewed on Nov 20, 2020

Dr. Kaminiski, the cardiologist, was most caring, very concerned that he understood my symptoms, and gave me a reasonable explanation for each of my concerns. I would definitely recommend him.

Reviewed on Nov 19, 2020

Dr Kaminski is very good at taking care of his patients. he is genuinely concerned about your well-being. he explains everything very well and is very easy to talk to. look forward to seeing him when I have an appointment.

Reviewed on Nov 19, 2020

dr Kaminski is very caring

Reviewed on Nov 18, 2020

It is wonderful that Dr. Kaminski has become a part of our Care team. He is very bright, articulate and responsive... and he listens. We're looking forward to many years of service with him.

Reviewed on Nov 17, 2020

Dr. Kaminsky is excellent, the nursing staff is helpful and pleasant

Reviewed on Nov 17, 2020

excellent doctor. sat down and talked to me. he was not in a hurray. explains everything to you. one of the best doctors!!!! ever!!!!!

Reviewed on Nov 5, 2020

Dr. Kaminski is awesome! Very caring and informative. Also extremely knowledgeable.

Reviewed on Nov 5, 2020

Dr Kaminski is very knowledgeable and an expert in his field of medicine. He acknowledged my concerns and took the time to convince me that I need to be on medication to treat my diagnosis! I would highly recommend Dr Kamiinski

Reviewed on Nov 5, 2020

Great Facility personnel, great Doctor!

Reviewed on Nov 5, 2020

On your scale of 1 - 5, I would give Dr. Kaminski and his staff a 10!

Reviewed on Nov 4, 2020

Dr. Kaminski always takes the time to explain his short and long term treatment plan and very attentive to any of my questions and concerns !

Reviewed on Nov 4, 2020

everyone was nice & Dr Kaminsky is the best. Thoroughly explained his reasoning and very attentive to my concerns. Truly the best physician I've ever had.

Reviewed on Nov 3, 2020

Dr Kaminski is one of the most kind and caring physicians I have ever had. He is amazing! He is very knowledgeable and thorough.

Reviewed on Oct 30, 2020

very good doctor

Reviewed on Oct 29, 2020

Dr. Kaminsky covered all my issues completely. He did not rush, took time to answer all my questions. He put me at ease and was very precise.

Reviewed on Oct 8, 2020

Dr Kaminski is the most knowledgeable and caring doctor I have ever experienced!

Reviewed on Oct 6, 2020

Dr Kaminski is Very kind & caring!

Reviewed on Oct 6, 2020

Excellent doctor.

Reviewed on Sep 18, 2020

From the sign in desk to the nurse to Dr. Kaminski, it was great! Dr. Kaminski is awesome!

Reviewed on Sep 14, 2020

Dr is very thorough and compassionate.

Reviewed on Sep 10, 2020

Dr Kaminsky and the entire staff are wonderful.

Reviewed on Sep 10, 2020

Dr.Walter is a very good listener. He asks questions that uncover my concerns

Reviewed on Aug 31, 2020

excellent physician!!

Reviewed on Aug 7, 2020

Dr. Kaminski is the best!

Reviewed on Aug 3, 2020

I was very comfortable with my first visit. Dr. Kaminisky set me at ease the first 5 minutes of meeting him. He was concerned and very informative. I am pleased to find such an incredible individual.

Reviewed on Aug 3, 2020

Doctor Kaminski is the best. I also appreciate all the staff at the Cleveland. I am very fortunate to live in the Cleveland area and have the clinic available for my needs. thanks

Reviewed on Jul 30, 2020

Dr. Kaminski Was worth the wait! He was very thorough yet personable and open to questions when I had them. I can't think of any doctor I've had over my 68 years that has made a better first impression.

Reviewed on Jul 27, 2020

dr Kamimski is wonderful. I travel from Medina to see him all personnel and professionals I encountered during my appointment were courteous and very helpful

Reviewed on Jul 23, 2020

Dr. Kaminski is very knowledgeable and personable.

Reviewed on Jul 20, 2020

Dr Kaminski is a phenomenal physician. so incredibly knowledgeable yet excels at talking to his patients in a manner that everyone fully understands.I drive over an hour to see him because & will continue to because of his outstanding medical expertise & high level of caring and compassion for his patients

Reviewed on Jul 17, 2020

The Dr. was very quick and reviewing the results and taking the next step.

Reviewed on Jul 17, 2020

Dr. Kaminski was very courteous and patient. He explained every thing ingreat detail.

Reviewed on Jul 16, 2020

I have referred patients to the Dr. and he has handled very well.

Reviewed on Jul 13, 2020

Dr K is just the very best with patient interaction. Can't say enough good things about him.

Reviewed on Jul 6, 2020

Both the Dr. and the Nurse listened to what I had to say. And it was all noted in my After Visit Summary.

Reviewed on Jul 6, 2020

Excellent, doctor listens !

Reviewed on Jul 2, 2020

Dr. Kaminski is the BEST doctor I have ever encountered in my life!

Reviewed on Jul 2, 2020

I always have a great experience with Dr. Kaminski! He is very thorough and answers my questions! Best cardiologist I have been to!!!

Reviewed on Jun 29, 2020

very good experience with dr kaminski both on phone visit and in person

Reviewed on Jun 18, 2020

*Dr. Kaminski is a treasure. He embodies all the qualities of a committed, caring & compassionate healthcare professional.

Reviewed on Jun 15, 2020

Dr Kaminski was very engaging in explaining details of why and how various bio-physical conditions are important to my coronary health. I found him to be very personable.

Reviewed on Jun 11, 2020

wonderful experience. Love Dr. Kaminski. Very compassionate and caring.

Reviewed on Jun 11, 2020

The return phone calls in the devise department is non existent. That depart needs A LOT OF HELP. Three phone calls in 3 weeks and NO return calls EVER. That is pretty bad to me. As far as Matthew Kaminski is concerned, he is a great example of what a TOP NOTCH DR. SHOULD BE. HE IS THE BEST DOCTOR I HAVE EVER HAD AT THE CLEVELAND CLINIC. I HOPE I WILL HAVE A GOOD AND LONG AND HEALTHY CONNECTION WITH HIM. MATT AT THE BEACHWOOD CARDIO RECEPTION AREA IS ALSO VERY A VERY NICE PERSON. THE ONLY PROBLEM WAS I GOT NO PHONE CALL OR MAIL REMINDER THIS LAST APPOINTMENT...MATT WAS SURPRISED.

Reviewed on Jun 11, 2020


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Reviewed on May 29, 2020

Dr Kaminski is the Best! He is concerned, understanding and very capable. one of the kindest Physicians ever!

Reviewed on May 28, 2020

You truly have a gem working for the Clinic. these days it can be difficult to find physicians who genuinely care about his patients. He is above the rest!

Reviewed on May 28, 2020

This was my first visit to Dr. Kaminski. I was very happy with his professionalism but also with the amount of care, concern and time he took with me. He did rush through the appointment and he gave me the feeling that he genuinely cared about what I was going through. At the end of our session he even recapped what he had discussed with me and put it in the notes on mychart so that I had all the information because there was a lot we discussed. I was very grateful for this! it's nice to have a doctor who makes you feel like a person and not just a number. Dr. Kaminski is that doctor!

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