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Department Center for General Neurology
Primary Location Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon No
Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - Mayo Graduate School of Medicine
Rochester, MN USA

Residency - Mayo Graduate School of Medicine
Rochester, MN USA

Internship - Mayo Graduate School of Medicine
Rochester, MN USA

Medical Education - Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland, OH USA

Undergraduate - Cleveland Institute of Music
Cleveland, OH USA


  • Psychiatry and Neurology - Clinical Neurophysiology

Specialty Interests

general neurology, electroencephalography, epilepsy, headache, neurologic education

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

See publications for Peter Bambakidis, MD.

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists may collaborate with the pharmaceutical or medical device industries to help develop medical breakthroughs or provide medical expertise or education. Cleveland Clinic strives to make scientific advances that will benefit patient care and support outside relationships that promise public benefit. In order for the discoveries of Cleveland Clinic physicians' and scientists' laboratories and investigations to benefit the public, these discoveries must be commercialized in partnership with industry. As experts in their fields, Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists are often sought after by industry to consult, provide expertise and education.

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 7/22/2020, Dr. Bambakidis 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

222 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 4.8
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.9
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.8

44 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Feb 15, 2021

Dr. B is very good.

Reviewed on Feb 10, 2021

Dr. Bambakitis was the most thorough and passionate doctor I have ever seen and I have seen more than my share... Give him a raise....he was a breath of fresh air.

Reviewed on Feb 10, 2021

I have seen my share of doctors and he was the best I have ever seen. His taking of notes and listening skills are something I have never experienced. He actually takes pride in his work and I would recommend him more than any other doctor I have ever seen. consider giving him a raise and no I have never met the man prior to initial appointment. thx

Reviewed on Jan 15, 2021

doctor and nurses were Awesome love Cleveland Clinic thank you

Reviewed on Jan 11, 2021

very good experience with dr.

Reviewed on Jan 11, 2021

Dr Bambakitis is the most kind caring professional Doctor I have EVER seen at the Cleveland Clinic . Due to bad experiences with another Dr I switched all of my care to Metro ! Dr Bambakitis is one of the ONLY Dr's I would return for ! ( along with Dr. Stearns)

Reviewed on Jan 11, 2021

I would recommend Dr Bambakitis

Reviewed on Jan 8, 2021

Dr. Bambakidis was personable, knowledgeable and compassionate. I was very pleased with his consultation and care.

Reviewed on Jan 7, 2021

He was the best, most comprehensive, Doctor I have ever been evaluated by. He spent plenty of time listening to my concerns and medical history. He provided an excellent neurological exam compared to those of other providers I've been evaluated by.

Reviewed on Jan 7, 2021

Great doctor. He listens, is professional, and definitely knows his area of medical specialty.

Reviewed on Dec 31, 2020

Dr.Bambakidis is an excellent doctor. He had another doctor with him at my appt...both work together asking questions and recommendations.

Reviewed on Dec 23, 2020

dr. Bambakidis was great. good listener, showed he obviously cared a great deal about my condition and made me most comfortable

Reviewed on Dec 4, 2020

Dr. Bambakidis and the staff are the best medical providers that OI have dealt with.

Reviewed on Nov 24, 2020

This provider is one of the finest I have encountered

Reviewed on Nov 18, 2020

all good , doctor was awesome

Reviewed on Nov 5, 2020

Dr. B is by far the most personable doctor I have ever interacted with and seems to understand my issues and treats me as a person not a patient.

Reviewed on Oct 30, 2020

amazing doctor and staff

Reviewed on Sep 14, 2020

Dr. Bambikidis puts me at ease &. answers every concern in a soft spoken manner.

Reviewed on Sep 3, 2020

Dr. Bambakidis is a wonderful doctor. He was very caring and helpful when he diagnosed Parkinson's. My disease's progress has been quite slow, so my visits easy and helpful. he tales the time to answer all my questions.

Reviewed on Aug 18, 2020

When my dad needed a neurologist I immediately recommended Dr. Bambakidis. He is always informative, honest, and looks out for my best interest.

Reviewed on Aug 14, 2020

Dr Bambakidis is extremely compassionate and caring.

Reviewed on Aug 5, 2020

thanks for being Zelma doctor and for everything you have done for us both

Reviewed on Jul 31, 2020

Wonderful doctor. Really took the time to get to know me and my symptoms.

Reviewed on Jul 31, 2020

would definitely recommend Dr B to family and friends

Reviewed on Jul 24, 2020

He is a wonderful doctor

Reviewed on Jul 22, 2020

Dr. Bambakidis could not have been more patient, kind, and respectful to both of my parents. He took the time to get to know them, and treated them with the dignity that they deserve but often don't receive now that they have Alzheimer's.

Reviewed on Jul 10, 2020

Dr Bambikidis is a really great Dr.He's very personable. I wish all Doctors were like him

Reviewed on Jun 30, 2020

The Doctor did not give me my test results and I forgot to ask what they were. They took me into the waiting are and I was there about 40 minutes before the Dr. came in. My apt. 11:30 I was in the room 11:10 and Dr arrived 11:50 I believe. Otherwise everything was okay.

Reviewed on Jun 24, 2020

knowledgeable, great person, not just doctor. All questions and more were discussed and the conversation was delightful.

Reviewed on Jun 17, 2020

Dr. Bambakidis Contiues to show an interest in solving my problem. He asks questions and works to get to the cause.

Reviewed on Jun 16, 2020

wonderful doctor

Reviewed on May 28, 2020

Best Doctor Never worried because of Him

Reviewed on May 27, 2020

Dr. Bamb is very considerate and caring

Reviewed on May 22, 2020

Very good experience , with everything explained to me in talk i could understand . Great Doctor !

Reviewed on May 22, 2020

Dr. Bambakitis was knowledgeable about my case and took the time to be helpful and answer any concerns.

Reviewed on May 1, 2020

amazing doctor

Reviewed on Mar 27, 2020

Dr. Bambakidis has been extremely attentive to my concerns and has recommended treatment that has been effective so far. He has made me feel that I am a partner in determining my treatment.

Reviewed on Mar 23, 2020


Reviewed on Mar 19, 2020

Dr. Bambakidis is a patient, positive doctor! He makes me feel very comfortable when discussing our situation. he is quite easy to understand! Always a good appointment!

Reviewed on Mar 9, 2020

great doctor all around!

Reviewed on Mar 6, 2020

Dr.B is a thorough, caring& wonderful neurologist to have at the Cleveland clinic!!!

Reviewed on Mar 6, 2020

I am very thankful that I was directed to the Cleveland Clinic and Dr. Babikidis. This has been the best experience that I have had with a specialist. He truly cares about helping me.

Reviewed on Feb 28, 2020

Dr. Bambakidis is exceptional; he genuinely listens and empathizes. He is thorough, unhurried and discusses the problem and proposes solutions to help. Awesome doctor.

Reviewed on Feb 26, 2020

Doctor is kind, compassionate and caring. His knowledge and understanding of our entire families concerns is remarkable.

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