Terrence Tulisiak, MD


Terrence Tulisiak, MD

Appointed: 2005

4.8 out of 5
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Terrence Tulisiak, MD
Department: Cardiovascular Medicine
Location: Strongsville Family Health Center
16761 S Park Center
Strongsville, OH 44136
Type of Doctor:
Adults Only

Biographical Sketch

Terrence Tulisiak, MD, is a Staff Cardiologist in the Cleveland Clinic Department of Cardiovascular Medicine. He practices at the Strongsville Family Health and Surgery Center, part of Cleveland Clinic’s regional medical practice. He is certified in internal medicine and cardiovascular disease and received special qualifications in critical care medicine. He is certified by the National Board of Medical Examiners.

Following an undergraduate degree from the University of Notre Dame (magna cum laude), Dr. Tulisiak received his medical degree from Ohio State University. He completed an internship and residency in internal medicine followed by a fellowship in cardiology at MetroHealth Medical Center/Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio.

Prior to his practice at Cleveland Clinic, Dr. Tulisiak was a Staff  Cardiologist at MetroHealth Medical Center, where he practiced in the Heart and Vascular Center in the Division of Cardiology, and at Medina General Hospital. Dr. Tulisiak was the former Medical Director of Cardiac Rehabilitation at Medina General Hospital

Just prior to his appointment to Cleveland Clinic in 2005, Dr. Tulisiak had an academic appointment at Case Western Reserve University as Assistant Professor of Medicine.

Dr. Tulisiak is a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology (FACC). He is a member of the American College of Cardiology, having served on the Board of the Ohio Chapter. He is a member of the American Heart Association, serving as a Trustee and Executive Committee member of the Northeast Ohio Affiliate and Past Chairman of the Program and Education Committee.

Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - MetroHealth Medical Center
Cardiovascular Diseases
Cleveland, OH USA
Residency - MetroHealth Medical Center
Internal Medicine
Cleveland, OH USA
Internship - MetroHealth Medical Center
Internal Medicine
Cleveland, OH USA
Medical School - The Ohio State University College of Medicine and Public Health
Columbus, OH USA
Undergraduate - University of Notre Dame
Preprofessional Studies
Notre Dame, IN USA


  • Internal Medicine
  • Internal Medicine- Cardiovascular Disease

Specialty Interests

coronary artery disease, heart failure, valvular heart disease, preventative cardiovascular medicine, arrhythmias

Treatment & Services

  • Cardiovascular Medicine Department
  • Regional Heart and Vascular

Industry Relationships

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As of 5/1/2014, Dr. Tulisiak 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 the Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about the Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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