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Department Cardiovascular Medicine
Primary Location Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon No
Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Primary Location

Cleveland Clinic Main Campus

Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Aorta Center
  • Cardio-Oncology Center
  • Cardiovascular Imaging
  • Cardiovascular Imaging Section
  • Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Cardiovascular Medicine Department
  • Heart Imaging
  • Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Center
  • Lesbian Gay Bisexual and Transgender( LGBT Health)
  • Pericardial Diseases Center
View all 10 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Abnormal Ejection Fraction
  • Amyloidosis
  • Anthracycline Cardiomyopathy
  • Aorta Disease
  • Aortic Aneurysms
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Cancer and the Heart
  • Cancer Heart Disease
  • Cardiac Disease
  • Cardiac Oncology
  • Cardiac Tumors
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiomyopathy Secondary to Chemotherapy
  • Cardiovascular Disease in Lymphoma
  • Cardiovascular Effects of Breast Cancer Treatment
  • Cardiovascular Effects of Radiation Therapy
  • Cardiovascular Survaillance of Cancer Survivorship
  • Checkpoint Inhibitors and Cardiovascular Disease
  • Chemotherapy Induced Cardiomyopathy
  • Enlarged Heart
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Related Illnesses
  • Heart Valve Disease
  • Heart Valve Infections
  • Hodgkins Disease Cardiovascular Effects
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease in Cancer Patients
  • Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Myomas
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pericarditis
  • Radiation Heart Disease
  • Radiation Induced Cardiomyopathy
  • Rheumatic Fever
  • Rheumatic Heart Disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis and Heart Disease
  • Thoracic Aorta Disease
  • Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Tyrosine Kinase Inhibitors Cardiac Effects
View all 44 Specialties +


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About Patrick Collier, MD, PhD

Patrick Collier, MD, PhD, FASE, FESC, FACC is a cardiologist in the Section of Cardiovascular Imaging in the Robert and Suzanne Tomsich Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, in the Sydell and Arnold Miller Family Heart, Vascular & Thoracic Institute at Cleveland Clinic. He is Co-Director of the Cardio-Oncology Center, Associate Director of the Echo Lab and is Associate Professor at Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University.

Specialty Interests: Cancer-related heart disease (cardio-oncology), Multi-modality cardiovascular imaging, Echocardiography, Trans-esophageal echocardiography, Structural heart disease including heart valve disease, thoracic aortic disease, endocarditis, pericardial disease, hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, aortic disease, amyloidosis

Number of Procedures Performed: Each year, Dr. Collier reads over 4,000 echocardiogram (echo) studies, including transthoracic echo, transesophageal echo (TEE), dobutamine stress echo, exercise stress echo, specific left ventricular assist device and pacemaker studies. He also participates in echo-guided interventional procedures (Pericardiocentesis, TAVR, E-Clip, Balloon Valvuloplasty, Alcohol Septal Ablation, Left Atrial Appendage Closure Devices) and operating room consultations (including epicardial echo).

Success Rates: Cleveland Clinic has been ranked the #1 hospital for cardiology and heart surgery by U.S. News & World Report since 1994. Success rates for specific procedures are available at:

Education and Training: Dr. Collier was the top overall undergraduate in his final medicine class at National University of Ireland in Cork. He completed his internship and residencies in medicine and surgery at Cork University & Mid-Western Regional Hospitals. Dr. Collier was a cardiology fellow in the National Cardiology Training Program and earned his PhD at University College Dublin, completing a Clinician Scientist fellowship involving translational medical research in the area of cardiac fibrosis (heart scarring). He completed an additional fellowship in multi-modality cardiovascular imaging at Cleveland Clinic, and was appointed to Cleveland Clinic professional staff in 2013.  He obtained ABIM Board Certification in Internal Medicine (via the Faculty Pathway) in 2017.  He obtained ABIM Board Certification in Cardiovascular Medicine (via the Faculty Pathway) in 2018.

Research, Publications and Speaking: Dr. Collier is heavily involved in research, including his roles as Physician Reviewer for the C5 Imaging Core Lab (Juventas JTCS-004 Trial Study; St. Jude Lifetime Cohort Study Echocardiographic Detection of Treatment-related Cardiac Dysfunction in Adult Survivors of Childhood Cancer), and Clinical Adjudicator for the Sapien 3 Partner II Trial. His research interests include cancer therapy-related heart disease and the use of multi-modality cardiovascular imaging in many forms of structural heart disease. He is collaborating with a group of physicians and scientists to better understand the pathophysiology of these disorders.

Dr. Collier is widely published in leading medical journals, including the Journal of the American College of Cardiology and Circulation. He has written many book chapters related to valve disease.  He is Section Editor Cardio-Oncology for the Journal of the American College of Cardiology. In 2019, he was invited to serve as a member of the SWOG Cardio-toxicity Advisory Panel and to serve as Liaison on the American Heart Association Molecular Determinants of Cardiovascular Health Committee 2019-2021. He also serves as a reviewer for the Journal of the American College of Cardiology, Circulation, European Journal of Heart Failure, Heart (BMJ Group), Journal of Cardiovascular CT and Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography.

He has given numerous presentations at professional meetings and symposiums, including the Keystone Symposium.

About Dr. Collier: “I enjoy working as a doctor because it is a true privilege and honor to be able to help other people. Cardiovascular imaging is a particularly fascinating area to work in, as current technology often provides incredible images that can clearly show the inner workings of the heart and blood vessels to help guide appropriate treatments for patients.”

Leisure time activities: Dr Collier enjoys spending as much time as possible with family. His hobbies include music and sports, in particular golf and soccer. He is a former South of Ireland golf champion.

Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - Cleveland Clinic
Advanced Cardiac Imaging
Cleveland, OH USA

Fellowship - Royal College of Physicians of Ireland


Medical Education - University College Dublin (National University of Ireland)

Residency - Cork University Hospital
Cardiology/General Internal Medicine

Medical Education - National University of Ireland, University College Cork

Additional Training

  • Society for Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - Level III competence CMRI


  • Internal Medicine
  • Internal Medicine - Cardiovascular Disease
  • Adult Comprehensive Echocardiography

Specialty Interests

Cardio-oncology, Structural heart disease, Amyloidosis, Aortic Disease, Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy, Pericardial Disease, Valve disease

Awards & Honors

  • 2010 Young Investigator Award, Irish Cardiac Society
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 5/7/2022, Dr. Collier 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

192 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 4.3
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.9
Patient Rating of Doctor 5

60 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Sep 2, 2022

Dr Collier spent much time explaining and answering questions.

Reviewed on Sep 2, 2022

Dr. Patrick Collier is total class. He is an expert in his field and listens to his patients. Goes out of his way to help and get the best results. Has literally saved my life twice. Have total respect and love for him.

Reviewed on Aug 12, 2022

Both Dr. Collier and the resident listened well and explained things clearly.

Reviewed on Aug 12, 2022

It was a great visit. I was very pleased with the treatment, have great confidence in the doctors and intend to come back.

Reviewed on Aug 12, 2022

Dr Collier called me back immediately even though he was not working the day I called. I was hospitalized locally and wanted his advise on meds

Reviewed on Aug 12, 2022

Talking with Dr Collier is a great experience. It's like talking to a friend. He is clear and concise. Values my input and considers that in his diagnosis.

Reviewed on Jul 22, 2022

Amazing Dr. Was concern about my welfare being in a fast pace enviroment

Reviewed on Jul 18, 2022

Dr Collier is the best.

Reviewed on Jul 18, 2022

Dr. Collier was passionate explaining the seriousness of my condition He explained in layman's terms where I was at with my heart condition and the dire consequences which could occur with out immediate surgical attention.

Reviewed on Jul 8, 2022

This care and concern for me was certainly the best I've ever experienced in other doctors or hospitals I have been in or around. Thank You Cleveland Clinic. Great you are there for people.

Reviewed on Jun 24, 2022

Outstanding doctorsVery compassionate

Reviewed on Jun 21, 2022

Dr. Collier is very helpful and recommended our procedure.

Reviewed on Jun 21, 2022

Dr. Collier is a gem.

Reviewed on Jun 6, 2022

Dr. Collier was awesome! He spent a lot of time discussing with me the tests and my heart issues. I could not have expected anything more from him.

Reviewed on Jun 6, 2022

I was very impressed by the time Dr. Collier took with me, explanations to both my husband and myself, and was very appreciative that he listened to what I wanted in an upcoming procedure.

Reviewed on Jun 3, 2022

I had Red Carpet Treatment Doctor Patrick Collier and Anastiologist Nurses

Reviewed on Jun 3, 2022

Dr Patrick Collier was Phenomenal explaining with Detail and using metaphors analogies so I could Visualize what he was saying to me.I felt like I was one of his family members .All the staff was incredible . Please let everyone see this that was involved in my care that day.Cleveland Clinic #1

Reviewed on Jun 3, 2022

Dr Collier is top notch, 5-star in my book. He is patient and kind. I know he has other patients waiting to be seen, but he always makes me feel like I am the only patient on the schedule.

Reviewed on May 27, 2022

The entire staff from the parking attendant to the doctors were all extremely professional.

Reviewed on May 26, 2022

All good.Dr. Collier really helped me get over some anxiety about my heart flutter experience . I am ready to get back to an active life as I was before.

Reviewed on May 23, 2022

Wow! Dr. Collier was fantastic!

Reviewed on May 6, 2022

All the staff at Cleveland clinic are very polite and professional. Dr.Collier is probably one of the best Doctors I have ever went to. He is very courteous and professional and I have 100% confidence in his diagnoses, he is ALWAYS willing to take his time and address all of my concerns. He is a true asset to the Cleveland clinic.

Reviewed on Apr 29, 2022

Dr Collier has superb rapport with me and my family. He is many steps above "Very Good."

Reviewed on Apr 29, 2022

Dr. Collier explained tests very well and answered all questions. He was honest and encouraging.

Reviewed on Apr 25, 2022

I value Dr. Collier and appreciate his taking time, to explain Iin full, results from my exams. He answers all my questions and concerns and I never fell rushed.

Reviewed on Apr 15, 2022

Dr. Collier is VERY good !

Reviewed on Mar 25, 2022

Dr. Collier gave exceptional service.

Reviewed on Mar 25, 2022

Dr Collier was professional, concerned with my care, and was very thorough. He was thoughtful and I look forward to seeing and talking with him in the future.

Reviewed on Mar 4, 2022

Dr. Collier helped me manage my fears and allayed my concerns. Departed Zcleveland with knowledge and confidence.

Reviewed on Mar 4, 2022

Dr. Collier is the finest physician I have. I would recommend him without hesitation.

Reviewed on Jan 28, 2022

It was difficult getting my medical information to the right place. All that aside, Dr Collier was courteous, knowledgeable, caring & just outright amazing.

Reviewed on Jan 28, 2022

Dr. Collier was the most attentive and caring doctor I have ever been to.

Reviewed on Jan 17, 2022

Dr. Collier was great at answering our questions and explained very well the Echo and EKG results.

Reviewed on Jan 14, 2022

Dr. Collier hands down was the best I have seen in a lot of years. He still has the care, compassion and love for his work. It showed by his disposition and allowed me to take part in my care with his guidance. Just doesn't happen much any more. Thank you Dr. Collier, he stated I was probably the healthiest patient he would see on that day, however still recognized that I have a life long problem that will need following but reassured me what I was doing was right continue on and live my life and he would be glad to monitor me along the way. Great reassurance and feeling when I left there.

Reviewed on Jan 14, 2022

I have already recommended Dr Collier to friends and family

Reviewed on Jan 7, 2022

Dr. Collier and the entire staff at Cleveland Clinic are wonderful. Pleasant, professional and knowledgeable.

Reviewed on Jan 3, 2022

I enjoyed my visit with Dr. Collier. He was very kind and was never in a hurry.

Reviewed on Dec 20, 2021

Excellent consult with Dr Collier

Reviewed on Dec 3, 2021

I only see Dr. Collier yearly. I lost my son last year to a heart related medical issue. I was impressed that he remembered the circumstances and appreciated his medical advice for my son's children moving forward. I would highly recommend him.

Reviewed on Dec 2, 2021

Dr. Collier was excellent! I am so pleased to have been guided in his direction, by a friend.

Reviewed on Nov 17, 2021

The team went above and beyond to accommodate my needs. Dr. Collier was outstanding by listening closely to me and responding in a caring, thoughtful way. A+++

Reviewed on Nov 9, 2021

Beyond outstanding treatment received from Dr. Collier. I've never experienced a physician as caring, knowledgeable, professional, and respectful as him. He should be a role model for all doctors. I'm honored to receive such outstanding treatment from such a distinguished doctor.

Reviewed on Nov 5, 2021

Loved *Dr. Collier - great doctor!

Reviewed on Nov 5, 2021

Dr. Collier explained the basis of my condition and how to best monitor it in the future. He gave a detailed explanation of physiology vs pathology, which I very much appreciated

Reviewed on Nov 5, 2021

The rating scale was not high enough for me to be able to express the extraordinary care, compassion, knowledge, and professionalism that Dr. Collier consistently provides and demonstrates. Dr. Collier and Cleveland Clinic saved my life. I am forever grateful.

Reviewed on Oct 29, 2021

Dr Collier treats me like I am his only patient - friendly, concerned, totally up-to-date on my conditions, inclusive of my family in consulting with us, explains everything thoroughly and lucidly, and respects my thoughts and feelings. I, personally, rave about him to others!

Reviewed on Oct 25, 2021

Dr. Collier was wonderful, very responsive, obviously incredibly knowledgeable, but in addition to explaining my situation to me he was also a great listener and took my particular concerns and desires to heart in working together to formulate a plan forward. He was very easy to talk to and I couldn't have ask for a better experience.

Reviewed on Oct 25, 2021

Dr. Collier is excellent. All staff were extremely professional.

Reviewed on Oct 25, 2021

My questions were all answered by Dr. Collier so I could clearly understand.

Reviewed on Oct 22, 2021

I had a CT Scan scheduled for 11:00 am and had a doctor visit Scheduled for 3:00 pm. After my CT Scan, I went and checked in at Dr. Colliers office to let them know I would be available for my 3:00 appointment. I was seen within a very short time by Dr. Collier which I greatly appreciated as I did not have to wait until 3:00 which really helped out as we had driven Three and a half hours for my test and appointment. Thank you so much for your concern for your patients.

Reviewed on Oct 22, 2021

Dr. Collier was awesome!

Reviewed on Oct 11, 2021

I trust and like Dr Patrick Collier very much! I tell many people here in Kentucky I am very lucky to have him!

Reviewed on Oct 11, 2021

Dr Collier was especially encouraging which helped increase my confidence and spirit .

Reviewed on Oct 8, 2021

Dr Collier is the ultimate caregiver. He is so knowledgeable, competent and compassionate. He has a delightful bedside manner and he is a very good listener. He advised me to have genetic testing which I have tried calling them twice now to schedule an appointment for counseling and the test kit. I waited on hold 38 minutes and was disconnected, held on hold another 18 minutes and left my name and number both times and have not received a call back. I do think they're having a problem with the genetic testing program which is unfortunate. I am most willing to participate in the genetic testing but can't seem to get hold of anyone. Outside of that I think CLEVELAND Clinic is a wonderful facility actually you're simply the best!

Reviewed on Oct 8, 2021

My health care provider is the best. He makes me feel like his only patient.

Reviewed on Oct 1, 2021

Dr Collier took as much time as needed to answer my questions and explain things. He seems to genuinely listen and care about my understanding. I feel like his patient rather than one more appointment to be checked off a list.

Reviewed on Sep 27, 2021

In my 74 years, Dr. Collier is the very best doctor, I have visited, in every way!!!!!!!

Reviewed on Sep 24, 2021

Dr. Patrick Collier is very impressive. You can tell he is passionate about what he does. Very knowledgeable and appreciated his candid answers to all of our questions. Made the trip from Upstate NY to Cleveland Clinic. Definitely worth the trip! Most informative and productive trip for a consultation.

Reviewed on Sep 24, 2021

Dr. Patrick Collier is phenomenal! Knowledgeable, caring, passionate of his field and pro-active. Highly impressed with the level of care. Wished we lived closer for ongoing care.

Reviewed on Sep 17, 2021

Dr Collier is excellent

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