Timothy Obarski

Timothy Obarski, DO

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Osteopathic Physician

Clinical Associate Professor of Internal Medicine

4.9 out of 5
  • 123 Patient Satisfaction Ratings
  • 40 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

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

Education and Training

Education History

Medical School

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


Chicago 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 (Subspecialty: Cardiovascular)

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.

123 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 Mar 10, 2022

    I have been a patient of Dr. Obarski for several years. He has provided excellent care during all visits.

  • Reviewed on Feb 08, 2022

    Very helpful answered every question with a helpful exclamation.

  • Reviewed on Feb 03, 2022


  • Reviewed on Feb 02, 2022

    The doctor was very clear with answered question and concerned.

  • Reviewed on Feb 01, 2022

    Treats me like I am his only patient and has all the time in the world.

  • Reviewed on Jan 25, 2022

    Dr. Obarski listened to us and ordered tests. He followed up on the tests as well so our problem was being diagnosed and addressed.

  • Reviewed on Jan 18, 2022

    Very professional

  • Reviewed on Jan 13, 2022

    Discussed treatment needs & options.

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 10/25/2021, Dr. Obarski has reported no relationships with companies or entities.