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

Beachwood Family Health Center

Appointment:
216.839.3000
Desk:
216.839.3000
Fax:
216.839.3310
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
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Biography

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 Medina Hospital, the Cleveland Clinic Medina Medical Office Building, and the Cleveland Clinic Strongsville Family Health Center.

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

Appointed
2012

Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - Cleveland Clinic
Cardiovascular Disease
Cleveland, OH USA
2009

Residency - Brigham & Women's Hospital
Internal Medicine
Boston, MA USA
2006

Medical Education - Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
M.D.
Cleveland, OH USA
2003

Undergraduate - Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland, OH USA
1999

Certifications

  • Internal Medicine - Cardiovascular Disease

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

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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 5/5/2020, 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

336 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 5
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.9
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.9

64 Patient Comments

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!

Reviewed on May 14, 2020

Dr Kaminski was very knowledgeable, courteous and attentive to all my concerns about why I was there. I was very pleased with choosing Dr Kaminski as my cardiologist.

Reviewed on May 8, 2020

I always have had a good experience with the Cleveland Clinic Doctors, Nurses,and anyone else I have come in contact with.

Reviewed on May 7, 2020

All went well. Dr. Kaminski is very easy to talk to and work with.

Reviewed on May 7, 2020

Dr. Kaminski is top notch. I've sent family members to him.

Reviewed on May 4, 2020

Dr. Kaminski is the best.

Reviewed on Apr 30, 2020

Dr Kaminski responded much quicker than I had expected

Reviewed on Mar 30, 2020

Dr. Kaminski ROCKS! So easy to address your health concerns, and he encourages you yo stay on track with your health with a positive return medical and preventive.

Reviewed on Mar 9, 2020

I feel very blessed to have Dr. Mathew Kaminski as my cardiologist. He listens to what my concerns are. He takes his time to explain everything so I can understand. Next his staff are second to none. Thank you all.

Reviewed on Mar 6, 2020

We really like Dr. Kaminski. That's why we followed him from Medina to Beachwood

Reviewed on Mar 5, 2020

Dr K wrote me a note so I could recover funds from my upcoming trip to Europe after e planning to me why I should cancel it, upon my asking for his advice. He went over and beyond for me. God bless him!

Reviewed on Feb 10, 2020

dr Kaminsky took time to explain my problem. greatly appreciate his patience and reassurance

Reviewed on Feb 10, 2020

i had a good experience with the provider

Reviewed on Feb 10, 2020

DR. KAMINSKI IS AN EXCEELENT PROVIDER HE IS KNOWELEDGABLE, HAS EXCELLENT JUDGEMENT, IS VERY RESPECTFUL AND CARING FOR MY MOM, COGNIZANT OF HER NEEDS AS A FRAIL ELDERLY PATIENT (( SAT WHERE HE COULD PROVIDE DIRECT EYE CONTACT AND WHERE HER ABILITY TO HEAR WAS MAXIMIZED). HE INCLUDED ME/ US IN DECISIONS AND PROMPTLY FOLLOWED UP WITH A CONSIDERATE PHONE CALL AFTER WE SAW THE NEURO DR I REALLY RESPECTED HIM HE ALSO POSSESSES AN INTUUITIVE TIMING AND SKILL IN ENTERING DATA WHILE TALKING AND ASSSESSING HE CAUGHT A DOSAAGE ERROR TRANSMITTED ON THE PAPERWORK UT MOST RESPECT FOR THIS PHYSICIAN THANK YOU SO MUCH I HAVE 40 YEARS IN MEDICINE AS A CRNP AND HAVE WORKED IN NATIONALLY RECOGNIZED FACILITIES MYSELF IN VARIOUS STATES as CRNP

Reviewed on Feb 6, 2020

I can't say enough good things about Dr. Kaminski. I've never had a doctor do a better job of explaining medical concepts. He drew an illustration that helped everything make sense. He made sure I had time to ask all of my questions. I didn't feel rushed at all. I will absolutely recommend Dr. Kaminski to friends and family. Thank you so much!

Reviewed on Feb 3, 2020

I drive from Chippewa Lake, Ohio to see Dr. Kaminski

Reviewed on Jan 30, 2020

The physician was very pleasant but I wasn't even examined except for BP and heart rate. I assume some bloodwork may be ordered before my next annual visit.

Reviewed on Jan 20, 2020

Dr. Kaminski is excellent!

Reviewed on Jan 17, 2020

I was impressed with the efficiency and cheerfulness of everyone I talked in Dr Kaminski's office.

Reviewed on Jan 17, 2020

Dr Kaminski was absolutely AWESOME! With my wife being a pharmacist we had many questions. Dr Kaminski patiently and using easy to understand terms and examples explained everything to use. it was a great experience under the potentially very stressful circumstances.

Reviewed on Jan 16, 2020

The whole atmosphere was so friendly and accommodating. I was treated with patience and kindness. Dr. Kaminsky was so nice and he explained everything in a manner I understood. I'm so glad he's my doctor.

Reviewed on Jan 16, 2020

I would definitely recommend Dr. Kaminisky and Cleveland Clinic. Cardiology is a very serious and scary medical visit. Having the best handle your cardiac care is a great comfort.

Reviewed on Jan 13, 2020

Love Dr. Kaminski!

Reviewed on Jan 10, 2020

a Wonderful Doctor

Reviewed on Jan 3, 2020

Doctor fully explained the situation and listened to and answered all my questions and concerns.

Reviewed on Jan 2, 2020

Dr. Kaminski is outstanding!

Reviewed on Jan 2, 2020

Dr. Kaminski is a wonderful doctor. I am very pleased with the care I receive from him. He is very thorough in his explanation and interpretation of my test results. I would highly recommend him to family and friends.

Reviewed on Dec 9, 2019

My appointment with Dr Kaminski was very encouraging. He put me at ease by answering my questions thoroughly-even drew pictures to illustrate. I left there feeling much less stressed and concerned about my condition.

Reviewed on Dec 5, 2019

Dr. Kaminiski is a very great communicator. Easy to understand, very courteous and polite. I have recommended Dr K to my neighbor who just went thru major heart surgery and her Husband also.

Reviewed on Nov 21, 2019

Dr. Matthew Kaminski was excellent. He showed exceptional care and concern for me and was very patient and detailed in explaining my condition and he convinced me that I must stay on the medication prescribed. I did not think it was necessary until he explained it all to me. I have already recommended him to my daughter. Thank you Kr. Kaminski!

Reviewed on Nov 21, 2019

Dr. Kaminski is exceptionally kind, attentive, and able to explain complex medical issues for a non-medical person.

Reviewed on Nov 21, 2019

We have recommended Dr. Kaminsky to multiple people - they too have been pleased.

Reviewed on Nov 11, 2019

Dr. Kaminski was very helpful in listening to my concerns and explaining health questions.

Reviewed on Nov 4, 2019

Dr Kaminski is one of my favorite doctors! He is very kind, informative, easy to talk with, listens very attentively and answers questions, takes time with me - he is great! I highly recommend him.

Reviewed on Oct 31, 2019

I drive an hour to see Dr Kaminski because he is that good!

Reviewed on Oct 31, 2019

Dr Kaminskl is a consummate professional

Reviewed on Oct 21, 2019

my experience with Dr. Kaminski and the Clev. Clinic have been excellent.

Reviewed on Oct 18, 2019

super cardio doctor

Reviewed on Oct 14, 2019

Dr.Kaminski is awesome he got me in to see a Dr.Craciun in November. When I called before Dr.Kaminski I was told I could not get a appointment until the year 2020. Dr Kaminski went above and beyond for me and I appreciate it very much!

Reviewed on Oct 14, 2019

dr Kaminski and his staff are A-1.

Reviewed on Oct 11, 2019

I've had some small successes with my health and Dr. Kaminski recognized them and rejoiced with me which is so kind of him to do so. Thanks Doc!

Reviewed on Oct 10, 2019

Dr. is wonderful

Reviewed on Oct 10, 2019

Have already referred friends to the doctor

Reviewed on Oct 7, 2019

i was very pleased with all the services i received. The doctor was very professional and provided exellent services.

Reviewed on Sep 27, 2019

Dr. Kaminsky is very good.

Reviewed on Sep 26, 2019

Dr Kaminski explains everything very clearly. Always a good experience.

Reviewed on Sep 26, 2019

Appreciate Dr. Kandinsky's professionalism and knowledge to drive from Medina to Beachwood. He is honest, professional and personable. Also, very knowledgeable...

Reviewed on Sep 13, 2019

if i could give a score higher than 5 for "degree to which the provider cared for you as a person", and "likelihood to recommend" I would

Reviewed on Sep 9, 2019

Excellent visit. I feel very confident about my upcoming surgery. Dr. Kaminski is an excellent listener.

Reviewed on Sep 5, 2019

dr. kaminski and his staff will always be recommended by me as top notch five star always

Reviewed on Aug 30, 2019

we love Dr. Kaminski !!!... Several years ago he saved my moms life from a hospital that was literally killing her !!!... I then made a decision to switch cardiologists & became a patient of Dr kaminski's also ... I have every confidence & faith in him , he really listens to you, he does not rush you, there is no silly questions you can ask him anything , I just trust him ( I always say if he moved to another state , which better not happen I'd follow)... and his Wonderful bedside manner is just a bonus !!.... He is not just an Amazing Physician he is a Wonderful & Caring human being as well...

Reviewed on Aug 30, 2019

Our family cannot day enough great things about this man !!!...He is definitely in the right profession, sooo knowledgeable, patient & kind !!...We always recommend him to everyone...He has become not just our Dr. but a trusted friend & we love hearing about his family while we are there, because he always asks how things are going with us as well... Love this man !!...We told him he is Never allowed to retire !!...

Reviewed on Aug 26, 2019

it's a pleasure to go see Dr Kaminski. He's extremely thorough and has excellent communication skills. My husband understands everything that is going on in regards to my health and condition.

Reviewed on Aug 26, 2019

Staff is the best. I have already recommended the Dr to several people.

Reviewed on Aug 23, 2019

Dr Kaminski is an excellent physician who communicates and understands me as a patient. CCF is very lucky to have him as a representative. A great bedside manner and empathetic approach helps patients feel at ease. I highly recommend his services

Reviewed on Aug 19, 2019

Dr Kaminski is very thorough and takes time to explain everything. He listens well.

Reviewed on Aug 5, 2019

Dr. Kaminski was excellent. I am very happy to be under his care.

Reviewed on Aug 2, 2019

Dr. Kaminski is incredibly patient and kind.

Reviewed on Aug 2, 2019

great doctor

Reviewed on Jul 11, 2019

Dr Kaminski is a super cardiologists. My husband liked him, my daughter likes him, and I like him-that's why we followed him from Stronsville!

Reviewed on Jul 8, 2019

Dr. Kaminski makes you feel comfortable and explains clearly & with compassion. Great Smile!

Reviewed on Jul 8, 2019

Dr. Kaminski is professional, polite and very knowledgeable. He has excellent "bedside" manner and really respects patient's input and questions.

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