Title Associate Director of the Adult Cystic Fibrosis Program
Department Pulmonary Medicine
Primary Location Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon No
Locations Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Blood Tests
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (cpr)
  • Clinical Trials
  • Diagnosing Asthma
  • Endotracheal Intubation
  • Heart Lung Transplant
  • Immunodeficiency Evaluation
  • Intravenous Immunoglobulin Therapy
  • Lung Transplantation
  • Mechanical Ventilation
  • Oxygen Therapy
  • Pulmonary Function Testing
  • Screening and Testing
  • Therapeutic (flexible Or Rigid) Bronchoscopy
  • Thoracentesis
View all 16 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS)
  • Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency
  • Asthma
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis Obliterans
  • Bronchitis
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Emphysema
  • End Stage Lung Disease
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
  • Inherited Immunodeficiency Diseases
  • Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis (LCH)
  • Lymphangioleiomyomatosis (LAM)
  • Mycobacterial Infections
  • Pneumonia
  • Post-transplant Lymphoproliferative Disorder
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV)
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Scleroderma
  • Transplant Infections
View all 23 Specialties +
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Biography

About Jason Turowski, MD

Grew up in a small suburb of Philadelphia, I would later go to both college and medical school in the City of Brotherly love.  Moved south to Baltimore to complete my residency at the Johns Hopkins Hospital receiving world class training that I would continue once again in Philly at the University of Pennsylvania.  Obtaining second to none training in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, along with research and clinical trial development, I would obtain the most advanced training in lung transplantation and advanced lung disease management within Penn's Transplant Institute with an additional fellowship therein.  I was recruited here in the fall of 2013, being dual appointed to the Cleveland Clinics Respiratory Institute in Critical Care and Pulmonary Medicine with a specific focus in Lung Transplant Medicine.
Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights

Appointed
2014

Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - Hospital of The University of Pennsylvania
Lung Transplantation and Advanced Lung Disease
Philadelphia, PA USA
2013

Fellowship - Hospital of The University of Pennsylvania
Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
Philadelphia, PA USA
2013

Residency - Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Internal Medicine
Baltimore, MD USA
2010

Medical School - Drexel University College of Medicine
M.D.
Philadelphia, PA USA
2007

Undergraduate - Drexel University
Philadelphia, PA USA
2003

Additional Training

  • Management of patients with cystic fibrosis

Professional Highlights

  • Graduated Summa Cum Laude from Drexel University in 2003
  • Graduated Alpha Omega Alpha from Drexel University College of Medicine in 2007
  • Completed the Osler Medical Residency at the Johns Hopkins Hospital by 2010, published in Chest
  • Completed a Pulmonary and Critical Care Fellowship at the University of Pennsylvania 2010-2013
  • Completed an Advanced Lung Disease and Lung Transplant Fellowship at Penn in 2012-2013
  • Conducted a clinical trial assessing the role of antioxidants in patients with cystic fibrosis
  • Pulse oximetry standardization project medical director for the Cleveland Clinic enterprise
  • Appointed Associate Director of the Cleveland Clinic Adult Cystic Fibrosis Program

Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Disease
  • Internal Medicine - Critical Care Medicine

Specialty Interests

Lung Transplantation, Cystic Fibrosis care transition to transplant, Critical Care Medicine, Quality Improvement, Billing Efficiencies

Awards & Honors

  • Summa Cum Laude from Drexel University
  • Alpha Omega Alpha
  • Ronald J. Caputo Award 2007 for humanitarianism and excellence in the care of medical patients
  • Osler Scholar
  • First Advanced Lung Disease, Lung Transplant Fellow in Penn Medicine's history

Memberships

  • American Medical Association
  • American Thoracic Society
  • International Society for Heart and Lung Transplant
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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As of 1/1/2017, Dr. Turowski 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

105 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

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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 4.9
Knows Medical History 5
Time Spent with Patient 4.9
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.8

8 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Jun 5, 2017

We really like Dr Trousk I and would prefer to only see him

Reviewed on May 31, 2017

I could not ask for a better transplant team, all are wonderful. Dr. Turowski is a wonderful doctor and very knowledgeable in other areas, I can't thank him enough for taking the time to help me with my other aches and pains following my transplant.

Reviewed on Feb 7, 2017

everyone treats you with respect and a real person not just a number on a chart. very caring

Reviewed on Jan 11, 2017

the doctor was very good

Reviewed on Nov 16, 2016

All Good!

Reviewed on Oct 26, 2016

all good

Reviewed on Sep 26, 2016

Since I started seeing Dr. Turowski and gotten a new transplant co-ordinator, I've been very pleased with my biannual follow up appointments. my overall condition has vastly improved and I feel more confident in my care.

Reviewed on Aug 30, 2016

He always makes sure l understand.

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