Treatment & Services
- Allogeneic Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation
- Autologous Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation
- BMT (Bone Marrow Transplantation)
- Bone Marrow Transplantation
- Cancer Center
- CAR T-Cell Therapy
- General Hematology
- Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation
- Stem Cell Therapy
Specialty in Diseases & Conditions
- Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia (ALL)
- Acute Myeloid Leukemia
- Aplastic Anemia
- Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
- Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia
- Graft Versus Host Disease
- Hairy Cell Leukemia
- Hematologic Malignancies
- Multiple Myeloma
- Myelodysplastic Syndrome (MDS)
- Myeloproliferative Disorders
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Education & Professional Highlights
Education & Fellowships
Fellowship - University of Chicago Hospitals
Chicago, IL USA
Residency - University Hospitals of Cleveland
Cleveland, OH USA
Internship - University Hospitals of Cleveland
Cleveland, OH USA
Medical Education - Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
Cleveland, OH USA
Undergraduate - Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
Cleveland, OH USA
- Principal investigator or co-investigator of several protocols for the Center for International Blood and Marrow Transplant Research
- Principal investigator or co-investigator on many protocols regarding hematopoietic stem cell transplantation or other therapies for hematologic malignancies at Cleveland Clinic
- Research interests have included analyses of killer immunoglobulin-like receptors (KIR) in allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation, reduced-intensity conditioning approaches for allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation, and umbilical cord blood transplantation
- Internal Medicine - Medical Oncology
- Internal Medicine - Hematology
- Internal Medicine
Leukemia, hematopoietic stem cell transplantation, hematologic malignancies, drug development, clinical trials, cancer, lymphoma, myelodysplasia, multiple myeloma, myeloma
- American Society of Hematology
- American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation
- Center for International Blood and Marrow Transplant Research
- American Society of Clinical Oncology
- Southwest Oncology Group
Research & Publications
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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 8/5/2022, Dr. Sobecks 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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57 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.
|Courtesy, Respect & Concern||4.9|
|Patient Rating of Doctor||5|
6 Patient Comments
Reviewed on Sep 13, 2022
Again,Dr. Sobecks and Jamie Starn have treated me and my husband with great care and listens to us. I have been seeing them for many years and cannot think about having anyone else
Reviewed on May 6, 2022
Dr sobek is a good and kind man He takes very good care of me. Always treats me with respect and kindness is listens to me.And any concerns and issues. God bless him.
Reviewed on Jan 13, 2022
First time meeting the doctor and he was well informed about my situation
Reviewed on Dec 9, 2021
Dr. Sobeck's is a great doctor, kind, honest, and very knowledgeable about my condition and listens well to my concerns, health needs and issues. Seeks out other medical team members to answer my questions and concerns. Great listener
Reviewed on Nov 30, 2021
Since I have been coming to the Cleveland Clinic in may of 2020 I have received nothing less than top notch professional care. Dr. Sobecks and his entire Staff has shown me exceptional care and compassion since my treatment began. I'm truly grateful for their level of professionalism and attention to detail. Thank you all very much.
Reviewed on Nov 23, 2021
They don't get better than Dr Sobecks
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