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

Cleveland Clinic Main Campus

Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Biventricular (BIV) ICD Implantation
  • Biventricular Pacemaker
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology and Pacing Section
  • Cardiac Implantable Electronic Device Optimization (Programming)
  • Cardiovascular Medicine Department
  • Catheter Ablation
  • Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD)
  • 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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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


Education & Fellowships

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

Fellowship - Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Boston, MA USA

Residency - Massachusetts General Hospital
Internal Medicine
Boston, MA USA

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

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

Undergraduate - Hamilton College
Chemistry, Mathematics
Clinton, NY USA


  • Internal Medicine - Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • 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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As of 7/3/2023, 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.

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Patient Satisfaction Reviews

250 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
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.9
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.9

34 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Jan 11, 2024

Dr. Sroubek and the cardiology team was great

Reviewed on Jan 8, 2024

Excellent visit and great DR. Very helpful and practical. Highly recommend.

Reviewed on Dec 28, 2023

Dr sroubek was great - thorough and informative as well as very polite /

Reviewed on Dec 4, 2023

Doctor was very detailed & great in explaining everything to us

Reviewed on Nov 27, 2023

Dr. Sroubek was always polite respectful, giving good comments about my care and reducing meds that I was thankful of the St. Vincent Hospital staff had gave me Erie, PA.

Reviewed on Nov 27, 2023

Dr Sroubek listened to my concerns and was able to answer all of my questions. He further went on to explain each option I had. He was thorough, and empathetic. I would highly recommend him!I'm very grateful!

Reviewed on Nov 20, 2023

Dr. Stroubek is excellent to work with. He is also very approachable and nice.

Reviewed on Nov 20, 2023

I am still trying to understand why I am so tired. Everything is doing great, but my fatigue is higher than it should be.

Reviewed on Nov 13, 2023

Care provider was excellent. He went over everything in detail and made sure I understood his explanations. He took the time to answer all my questions in detail and provided balance, honest advice on future treatment options. I only wish my current cardiologist and EP were as helpful and available.

Reviewed on Oct 30, 2023

Dr Sroubek has far exceeded the professionalism and constructive dialog I have experienced from any specialist I have dealt with in decades. His knowledge, confidence, and communicating abilities leave one completely secure of the care he has delivered.

Reviewed on Oct 23, 2023

Really respect and appreciate Dr. Shrobek.

Reviewed on Oct 23, 2023

The doctor was easy to talk to. He was personable.He listened to my concerns.Answered my questions.

Reviewed on Sep 21, 2023

Appreciated the virtual meeting and saving us a long trip. Always good to see the doctor and talk to him.

Reviewed on Aug 21, 2023

Dr. Sroubeck is an incredible human being as well as an exceptional physician. He exudes confidence, is profoundly gifted, and is extremely empathetic.

Reviewed on Aug 7, 2023

Dr. Sroubek's care, compassion, expertise and addressing questions and concerns was excellent.

Reviewed on Jul 10, 2023

It has been very easy to communicate with and obtain an appointment with Dr Sourbek.

Reviewed on Jul 3, 2023

This was the first doctor to explain things and managed to follow through with treatments

Reviewed on Jun 29, 2023

Aways a great experience and a great doctor.

Reviewed on Jun 15, 2023

The best decision for my health I ever made was choosing Dr Stroubek for my heart issues. He is a great doctor!

Reviewed on Jun 12, 2023

Dr. Sroubek is an outstanding doctor! He doesn't rush, he listens, he answers questions, explains clearly. I couldn't ask for a better doctor !

Reviewed on May 26, 2023

The doctor answered all my questions and was very professional

Reviewed on May 15, 2023

The Dr. Got me in for a visit on very short notice based on a referral from Dr.Jellis. I was very pleased as I was only in Cleveland for 1 day.

Reviewed on May 15, 2023

Dr Sroubek was very professional and knowledgeable. He made a definite recommendation but was flexible to accommodate my situation.

Reviewed on Apr 20, 2023

Would definitely recommend Dr. Sroubek and/or Cleveland Clinic to anyone!

Reviewed on Apr 20, 2023

Dr Stroubek is the best

Reviewed on Apr 17, 2023

Excellent experience! A class organization staff to doctors!!! The best! Why they are #1 in heart care!!!

Reviewed on Mar 23, 2023

First time meeting with this doctor. Very pleased with his care.

Reviewed on Mar 23, 2023

Dr. Sroubek has done an excellent job. Many thanks

Reviewed on Mar 20, 2023

Dr. Sroubeck was wonderful. He took plenty of time to make me feel cared for and respected. He was patient and answered all my questions. I'm eternally thankful that Dr. Sroubeck's is my care provider.

Reviewed on Mar 20, 2023

I began seeing Dr. Sroubek in March of 2021 and I am very pleased. He Is very clinically competent and is friendly. He willingly answers my questions and spends sufficient time with me.

Reviewed on Feb 20, 2023

Of course I wanted to see Dr. Sroubek sooner, however I was very lucky to receive the appointment I did get due to the business of the EP doctors. I was luck to obtain Dr. Sroubek.

Reviewed on Feb 20, 2023

Dr. Sroubek is excellent! He took his time and was extremely thorough with everything. He even pushed me out in my wheelchair when we were finished.

Reviewed on Feb 13, 2023

Outstanding Dr !

Reviewed on Feb 6, 2023

No issues, staff and Dr was excellent

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