Treatment & Services
- Cardiovascular Medicine Department
- Debridement of Skin and Wound
- Non-Invasive Diagnostic Testing
- Non-invasive Testing for Vascular Disease
- Pseudoaneurysm Injection
- Thrombolytic Therapy
- Unna Boot Application
- Vascular Medicine Section
Specialty in Diseases & Conditions
- Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
- Adverse Effects Anticoagulants
- Antiphospholipid Syndrome
- Aorta Disease
- Aortic Aneurysms
- Aortic Occlusion (blockage)
- Arteriosclerosis Obliterans
- Atherosclerosis (vascular)
- Axillo Subclavian Vein Thrombosis
- Bleeding Disorders
- Blood Clots
- Cardiovascular Risk Prevention
- Carotid Artery Disease
- Cerebrovascular Occlusive Disease
- Chronic Venous Insufficiency (CVI)
- Coumadin Skin Necrosis
- Cystic Adventitial Disease
- Deep Vein Thrombosis
- Erythema Ab Igne
- External Iliac Artery Endofibrosis
- Factor V Leiden
- Fibromuscular Dysplasia (FMD)
- Heparin-induced Thrombocytopenia
- Hepatic Artery Aneurysm
- Iliac Artery Occlusion (blockage)
- Intestinal Ischemic Syndrome
- Ischemic Digits (Upper Extremity)
- Klippel-Trenaunay Syndrome (KTS)
- Leg Circulation Problems
- Lower Extremity Ulcers
- Lupus Anticoagulant
- Marfan Syndrome
- May-Thurner Syndrome (MTS)
- Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome
- Peripheral Artery Disease
- Popliteal Artery Aneurysms
- Popliteal Artery Entrapment Syndrome
- Post-Phlebitic (Thrombotic) Syndrome
- Protein C and S Deficiencies
- Prothrombin Gene Mutation
- Pulmonary Embolism
- Raynaud's Phenomenon
- Renal Artery Aneurysm
- Renovascular Hypertension
- Restless Leg Syndrome
- Splenic Artery Aneurysm
- Stenosis - Spinal
- Superior Vena Cava Syndrome
- Swollen Leg
- Takayasu's Arteritis
- Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
- Thromboangitis Obliterans
- Ulnar Artery Aneurysm
- Varicose Veins
- Vascular Anomalies
- Vascular Diseases
- Venous Insufficiency
- Venous Stasis Leg Ulcers
- Visceral Artery Aneurysms
- Visceral Ischemic Syndrome
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Education & Professional Highlights
Education & Fellowships
Fellowship - Johns Hopkins Hospital
Baltimore, MD USA
Residency - Maryland General Hospital
Baltimore, MD USA
Internship - Maryland General Hospital
Baltimore, MD USA
Medical School - Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara
Guadalajara, Jalisco, New Mexico
Undergraduate - Central Michigan University
Mt. Pleasant, MI USA
- Internal Medicine
New oral anticoagulants, adverse effects of anticoagulants, heparin-induced thrombocytopenia, blood clots, hypercoagulable states (thrombophilia), deep vein thrombosis (DVT), pulmonary embolism, thrombosis in unusual locations, inferior vena cava filters, general vascular medicine, peripheral arterial disease, unusual vascular disorders including erythromelalgia, pernio, lymphedema and lipedema
Awards & Honors
- 2014 Regional Top Doctor, Castle Connolly
- Cleveland’s Best Doctors, Cleveland Magazine
- Teacher of the Year, Cleveland Clinic Department of Vascular Medicine
Research & Publications
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180 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.
|Courtesy, Respect & Concern||5|
|Knows Medical History||4.8|
|Time Spent with Patient||5|
|Patient Rating of Doctor||4.9|
18 Patient Comments
Reviewed on Oct 18, 2018
I really appreciated it that Dr. Bartolomew sent a letter, along with all test results, clearly explaining his analysis of my condition and his recommendations for the future. That is very valuable, I loved receiving it. It makes certain that I clearly understand his opinion and can accurately share his analysis with my other doctors.
Reviewed on Sep 28, 2018
Dr Bartholemew is the best doctor in the state. bar none
Reviewed on Sep 26, 2018
Provider was sarcasticsarcasm. Thought he knew everything. Made a comment "you know your not the only patient we have today". Bad experience with provider and first time at main campus. He did not want to take the extra time.
Reviewed on Sep 25, 2018
he was kind enough to get me to a GI consultation right after our appointment. GI doctor didn't explain or listen well.
Reviewed on Sep 18, 2018
I don't usually take the time to complete these type of surveys, but that was by far the best experience I've had at the Clinic (or at any doctor's office for that matter). The staff was very courteous and the provider was extremely knowledgeable and helpful in diagnosing/resolving my health issues. Also took the time to explain what was happening in terms that I can actually understand.
Reviewed on Aug 23, 2018
dr very good in the explaining delay and reason why! unusual but awesome that he cared!
Reviewed on Aug 15, 2018
He is a very kind, caring and thorough doctor. Very pleasant to deal with
Reviewed on Aug 7, 2018
Dr. B. is a GREAT Dr! He very kind and understanding. I always enjoy my visits with him nd his staff.
Reviewed on Aug 3, 2018
Dr. Bartholomew was very engaged with my care I would highly recommend him!
Reviewed on Jul 27, 2018
An overall great facility, location, people, professionalism, and again Dr. Bartholomew is absolutely professional, knowledgeable and "the best" in my opinion.
Reviewed on Jul 10, 2018
Like to thank , Dr. Bartholomew, his assistant & his nurse Laura for their care. They took great care going over my medical issues & explained & answered our questions. Thank you,
Reviewed on Jun 4, 2018
Dr. Bartholomew is what every doctor should be, polite, patient, kind, listens allows/encourages you to ask questions and was informative. He immediately put me at ease and I feel the appointment went very well. I would definitely recommend him.
Reviewed on May 29, 2018
I definitely felt in expert hands seeing Dr Bartholomew. He was attentive and thorough. I liked the Fellow as well.
Reviewed on Apr 6, 2018
1st time seeing Dr. Bathlomew, one of the best doctors I've had at CCF
Reviewed on Feb 22, 2018
THEY GAVE ME THE BEST INFORMATION AND HELP. I TRULY APPRECIATE ALL THEY DID.
Reviewed on Feb 22, 2018
THEY WORKED TOGETHER LIKE IT WAS AN EXPECTED AND NEEDED PRACTICE.
Reviewed on Jan 16, 2018
Information helpful. Instructions reflect theory of observed... Ex. Leg foot care suggestion.
Reviewed on Jan 2, 2018
Dr. was very good and clear.
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