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

Cleveland Clinic Main Campus

Appointment:
216.444.6697
Desk:
216.444.7583
Fax:
216.636.6978
Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • BIV ICD Implantation
  • Biventricular Pacemaker
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology & Pacing Section
  • Cardiac Implantable Electronic Device Optimization (programming)
  • Cardiovascular Medicine Department
  • Catheter Ablation
  • Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator
  • Pacemaker Implant
  • Percutaneous and Endoscopic Interventions for Atrial Fibrillation
  • Temporary Pacemakers
View all 11 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Bradyarrhythmias
  • Long QT Syndrome (LQTS)
  • Sinus Node Dysfunction
  • Sudden Cardiac Death (Sudden Cardiac Arrest)
  • Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • Ventricular Fibrillation
  • Ventricular Tachycardia
  • Wolff-Parkinson-White Syndrome (WPW)
View all 10 Specialties +
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Biography

About Jakub Sroubek, MD, PhD

Jakub Sroubek, MD, PhD, is a heart rhythm specialist in the Cardiac Electrophysiology and Pacing Section of the Tomsich Family Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Sydell and Arnold Miller Family Heart, Vascular & Thoracic Institute. He sees patients at main campus.

Specialty Interests: General cardiac electrophysiology, ventricular tachycardia, prevention of sudden cardiac death, sudden cardiac death syndromes such as long QT syndrome and Brugada syndrome, atrial fibrillation

Experience: The Cardiac Electrophysiology and Pacing Section offers a variety of highly specialized approaches to diagnose and treat patients with heart rhythm problems (arrhythmia). The Section’s specialists annually perform nearly 6,000 procedures in the Electrophysiology Lab, including pacemaker and defibrillator implantations, ablations of various types of arrhythmias and cardioversions.

Dr. Sroubek’s clinical experience includes performing ablation procedures, implanting a variety of cardiovascular implantable electronic devices (CIEDs) and providing ongoing monitoring and care to patients who undergo these procedures. He is board certified in cardiovascular disease.
 
Success Rates: Success rates for specific procedures at Cleveland Clinic are available at http://my.clevelandclinic.org/heart/about-heart-vascular-institute/treatment-outcomes.aspx.

Education: Dr. Sroubek earned his medical degree and, simultaneously, a doctorate in molecular pharmacology from Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University, New York, NY.  He completed his internship and internal medicine residency at Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston. He served a fellowship in cardiovascular medicine at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston and completed his subspecialty training there as a fellow in cardiac electrophysiology.

Dr. Sroubek was named to the Cleveland Clinic medical staff in 2020.

Research, Publications and Speaking: Dr. Sroubek has published nearly two dozen papers in peer-reviewed medical journals on innovations in arrhythmia ablation and cardiac resynchronization therapy. He also has published scholarly papers in the field of molecular pharmacology and coauthored chapters in electrophysiology reference guides for physicians.  Dr. Sroubek has presented abstracts and posters at leading national medical meetings, mainly focused on research related to the diagnosis and treatment of cardiac arrhythmias.

About Dr. Sroubek: “I enjoy cardiac electrophysiology because it allows me to use advanced medical discoveries and the newest technologies to make a visible impact in my patients’ lives. As an electrophysiologist, I have the honor and privilege to directly improve people’s lives by delivering novel therapies that would have seemed impossible just a few decades ago.”

Leisure Activities: In his leisure time, Dr. Sroubek enjoys his family, mountain hiking and playing the cello.

Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights

Appointed
2020

Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Boston, MA USA
2020

Fellowship - Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Cardiology
Boston, MA USA
2018

Residency - Massachusetts General Hospital
Internal Medicine
Boston, MA USA
2015

Medical Education - Albert Einstein Coll. of Medicine
Molecular Pharmacology
Bronx, NY USA
2012

Graduate School - Albert Einstein Coll. of Medicine
Molecular Pharmacology
Bronx, NY USA
2007

Undergraduate - Hamilton College
Chemistry, Mathematics
Clinton, NY USA
2004

Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Internal Medicine - Cardiovascular Disease

Specialty Interests

General cardiac electrophysiology, ventricular tachycardia, prevention of sudden cardiac death, sudden cardiac death syndromes such as long QT syndrome and Brugada syndrome, atrial fibrillation

Awards & Honors

  • 2018 George Altman, MD, and Harriet Altman Cardiology Fellow Award, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School
    2012 Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society, Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University
    2010  Edward A. and Lucille Kimmel Scholarship, Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University
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 4/13/2022, Dr. Sroubek 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

176 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
4.8 out of 5
Explains 4.8
Listens 4.5
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.9
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.8

36 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Oct 20, 2022

Dr Sroubek took time to talk and explain my situation. Answered all my questions so I understand the next steps for my condition. Awesome Doctor!

Reviewed on Oct 20, 2022

I have already recommended Dr Sroubek to others.

Reviewed on Oct 3, 2022

Great doctor, just not the specialty I thought I was seeing.

Reviewed on Aug 25, 2022

Dr. Listened to and answered knowledgeably, all my many questions about my condition.

Reviewed on Aug 15, 2022

Dr. Sroubek was absolutely outstanding. He was kind, compassionate, courteous, informative, and exhibited genuine concern. He even called me personally to inform me of the results of the tests he ordered. I have NEVER, at the many hospitals and medical facilities, I have utilized ever had a personal phone call fro any of my physicians. Bedside being a renowned physician, he is a tremendous individual.

Reviewed on Jul 28, 2022

The front desk said their was a 90% chance Dr sroubek would not see me. But his office was great and they made it happen.

Reviewed on Jul 28, 2022

Dr sroubek was amazing

Reviewed on Jun 2, 2022

Dr was very helpful in my understanding of the shortness of breath I have experienced. Offered medication as opposed to sleep apnea study. I chose sleep study.

Reviewed on May 23, 2022

Always a pleasure to speak with Dr. Sroubek.

Reviewed on May 23, 2022

Dr. Sroubek is always willing to share his time and expertise. He makes you feel like you're his only patient.

Reviewed on May 9, 2022

I will always recommend this provider and Cleveland Clinic very satisfied

Reviewed on Apr 25, 2022

Very professional responses from all staff. Exceptionally helpful assistant to Dr Sroubek (fill-in person helping his new assistant)

Reviewed on Apr 25, 2022

Dr. Sroubek was exceptional in providing all the details I requested in helping me understand my medical issue and the reasons for the recommended treatment. He also offered information on latest devices and appropriateness for my condition. I came to him for a second opinion and was very pleased with the medical service I received!

Reviewed on Apr 18, 2022

Dr.Sroubek went over test results. Explained situation and remedies. Medication vs surgical. Explained medication serious side effects. And explained what is done during surgery. Discussed current blood thinning medication and alternative. Very knowledgeable and friendly. Felt comfortable with him.

Reviewed on Apr 7, 2022

We value Dr Sroubek's professional support

Reviewed on Apr 4, 2022

After meeting and talking with Dr. Sroubek I was very satisfied with is care, communication and concern.

Reviewed on Mar 28, 2022

We have the upmost respect for our DR.

Reviewed on Mar 14, 2022

It was a fine experience. The Dr and his Aid were great

Reviewed on Mar 7, 2022

Dr. Sroubek was patient and thorough with me as a provider, answering questions as needed. His explanation of the problem and creating a plan is appreciated! He showed empathy and compassion on what was a long and somewhat scary day. Thank you!

Reviewed on Feb 28, 2022

The NP and Doctor were both very attentive!!

Reviewed on Feb 24, 2022

I have already recommended Dr. Sroubek. His attention and knowledge about my symptoms was excellent. I felt very well informed about my diagnosis and treatment options when I left. This went a long way to reduce my anxiety about my heart health.

Reviewed on Feb 24, 2022

Dr. Sroubek was extremely thorough and patient in addressing all of my questions and concerns. He provided me with medical options to include an action plan to consider as I address my health care issues. I was comfortable with Dr. Sroubek's Evaluation and explanation of my health issues. Dr. Sroubek provided my wife and I with a proper course of health management.

Reviewed on Feb 21, 2022

The doctor and his nurse was wonderful. They were very thorough and listened to my concerns.

Reviewed on Jan 27, 2022

Dr also showed care for my acute sickness that was unrelated. Excellent!

Reviewed on Jan 27, 2022

Easy man (doctor) to talk to.

Reviewed on Jan 24, 2022

Dr Sroubek explained everything to me.

Reviewed on Jan 24, 2022

The Doctor was professional, thorough and personable. Very pleased.

Reviewed on Jan 17, 2022

Staff were professional and kind. Dr. Stroubek was patient, kind, and answered all our questions.

Reviewed on Jan 17, 2022

Doctors worked swiftly to getting the infection undercontrol. I truly hope the procedure created a permanent solution.

Reviewed on Jan 13, 2022

Very patient and outstanding Dr who took the time to explain my Afib, treatment options and why for each. EXCELLENT DR

Reviewed on Jan 13, 2022

Brittany the doctors assistant is outstanding and very responsive too!

Reviewed on Jan 10, 2022

Love Dr. - he's so great. Can't wait to meet him in person. Always sets my mind at ease.

Reviewed on Jan 6, 2022

Both doctor's spent extraordinary amounts of time with us. It must be said that we left without a definite cause for problems

Reviewed on Jan 4, 2022

Dr. Sroubek was very pleasant and knowledgable, he took time to explain everything in details. Answered all my questions. At the end of the visit I was relieved as I had better understanding what to expect and what the plan is. I am glad I made this appt with Dr. Sroubek.

Reviewed on Nov 29, 2021

Was very impressed with the Dr and all the information he went over.

Reviewed on Nov 22, 2021

The doctor is very knowledgeable. He answered all of my questions.

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