Timothy Obarski

Timothy Obarski, DO

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Osteopathic Physician

Clinical Associate Professor of Internal Medicine

Accepting new patients
4.9 out of 5
  • 156 Patient Satisfaction Ratings
  • 57 Patient Comments

Insurances We Accept


About Me

Timothy Obarski, DO, FACC, FACP, is a cardiologist and an assistant professor of clinical internal medicine at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center in Columbus, Ohio.

Dr. Obarski earned his doctor of osteopathic medicine from the Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine. He went on to complete his residency and fellowship at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation. Dr. Obarski received multiple awards while in school including the Chief Cardiology Fellow Award, Clinical Research Fellow Award and Intern of the Year.

Dr. Obarski is involved with the American College of Cardiology and the American College of Physicians as a Fellow and serving on numerous professional committees. He is a founding member and past president of the Intersocietal Commission for the Accreditation of Echo Labs, and on the board of directors of the Intersocietal Accreditation Commission.

Dr. Obarski is board certified in internal medicine and cardiovascular disease.

Dr. Obarski’s clinical interests include transesophageal echocardiography, mitral valve dysfunction, pericardial disease and nuclear cardiology.
  • Rated in the top 10 percent of physicians in the nation for patient satisfaction, 2019

Procedures and Conditions I Treat

  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Cardiovascular Diseases
  • Echocardiography
  • Cardiac-Gated Single-Photon Emission Computer-Assisted Tomography
  • Nuclear Medicine
  • Peripheral Vascular Diseases
  • Primary Prevention
  • Coronary Care Units
  • Hypercholesterolemia
  • Hypertension

Locations Where I Practice

Heart and Vascular

in Outpatient Care Upper Arlington
1800 Zollinger Road
2nd Floor East
Columbus, OH 43221

Please note: Not all physicians schedule patients at each listed location.

Education and Training

Education History

Medical School

Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine, Chicago, IL
9/4/1979 - 5/31/1983


St. James Osteopathic Hospital, Olympia Fields, IL
7/1/1983 - 6/30/1984


Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH
7/1/1984 - 6/30/1987


Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH
7/1/1987 - 6/30/1990

Board Certifications

American Board of Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine/Cardiovascular Disease

Academic Information

My Department

Internal Medicine

My Division

Cardiovascular Medicine


The overall patient satisfaction rating is an average of all patient responses to the six doctor communication related questions shown below from the Clinician and Group Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems survey. For additional information about the patient satisfaction survey, please visit our Patient Satisfaction Survey page.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their view and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Ohio State Wexner Medical Center.

156 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

  • Overall
    4.9 out of 5
  • Explains Things Carefully
    4.9 out of 5
  • Listens Carefully
    4.9 out of 5
  • Gives Understandable Instructions
    4.9 out of 5
  • Knows My Medical History
    4.8 out of 5
  • Shows Respect
    4.9 out of 5
  • Time Spent Together
    4.9 out of 5
  • Reviewed on Nov 19, 2023

    Good sup

  • Reviewed on Nov 17, 2023

    The doctor was an exceptional. He took a lot of time to explain everything. I was most comfortable being the first time IThe doctor was an exceptional. He took a lot of time to explain everything. I was most comfortable being the first time I was there

  • Reviewed on Nov 15, 2023

    I like the fact that the doctor wants to know me as a person and not just as a patient

  • Reviewed on Nov 15, 2023


  • Reviewed on Oct 20, 2023

    Dr. Obarski is great - he listens and doesn't discount me/my symptoms. When I've asked for a change in meds, he's receptive to listening to why. I really like him and would happily recommend him to friends/family.

  • Reviewed on Oct 16, 2023


  • Reviewed on Oct 04, 2023

    He was friendly & described the test results to me.

  • Reviewed on Sep 10, 2023

    He's taken good care of me since my 2006 heart attack.

Consulting and Related Relationships

At The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, we support a faculty member’s research and consulting in collaboration with medical device, research and/or drug companies because a faculty member’s expertise can guide important advancements in the practice of medicine and improve patient care. In order to provide effective management of these relationships, the University requires annual disclosures from all faculty members with external interests related to their University responsibilities.

As of 09/29/2023, Dr. Obarski has reported no relationships with companies or entities.