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Education & Professional Highlights
Education & Fellowships
Residency - Fairview General Hospital
Cleveland, OH USA
Internship - University Hospitals Richmond Medical Center
Richmond Heights, OH USA
Internship - St. John Medical Center
Westlake, OH USA
Medical School - Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine
Athens, OH USA
Undergraduate - Ohio University
Athens, OH USA
Research & Publications
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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 6/4/2016, Dr. Garren-Hudson 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 researchersâ€™ 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.
358 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||4.9|
|Patient Rating of Doctor||4.4|
27 Patient Comments
Reviewed on Nov 5, 2016
Dr. Hudson is very well-read on the latest medical findings and medications. She is very thorough. She gave me a requisition to have a thyroid ultrasound so I wouldn't have to pay the $50 co-pay for an endocrinologist. She examined my back for possible skin cancer so I wouldn't have to pay the $50 co-pay for a dermatologist. She is polite, professional, respectful, and caring and I have recommended her to many people. She has been my primary care physician for about 20 years, and I hope I never have to have to change doctors.
Reviewed on Oct 20, 2016
Staff & dr. provide a very good experience & care. Dr. is very nice & caring.
Reviewed on Oct 19, 2016
Dr. Hudson is wonderful/caring professional whom I feel very comfortable talking about my health issues.
Reviewed on Oct 10, 2016
As I said before, I spent 30-45 minutes with a 3rd year med student. When Dr. Hudson came in it was obvious that she was in a very big hurry and she said at the outset that she was not going to have time to cover all of my concerns.
Reviewed on Sep 14, 2016
Dr.Hudson has always listened to me, and never seemed rushed. She has been very thorough in her care.
Reviewed on Aug 29, 2016
Kimberly Hudson is the best doctor with the best bedside manner. She has seen our family for the last 8 years. Nobody better.
Reviewed on Jul 19, 2016
We love Dr. Hudson and would not want to see anyone else. She is thorough, patient, knowledgeable and kind!
Reviewed on Jul 13, 2016
What a gem. Feeling like someone finally listened and is diagnosing the root problems.
Reviewed on Jul 12, 2016
Dr, Hudson may be the best PCP I've had in my adult life. She is extremely knowledgeable and listens attentively. She always gives insights and observations that make sense. She is not a "holier-than-thou" physician. Never acts like a know-it-all. I consider her a teammate in my healthcare. Absolutely phenomenal doctor-patient relationship. Thank you!!
Reviewed on Jun 20, 2016
Reviewed on May 25, 2016
Dr. Hudson really knows me well!
Reviewed on May 13, 2016
Provider is sure I understand and am comfortable with my care and treatment.
Reviewed on May 10, 2016
Happy with care from provider.
Reviewed on May 4, 2016
Reviewed on May 3, 2016
Only good experiences.
Reviewed on Apr 19, 2016
Dr. Hudson encouraged me to start my treatment right away. She urged me to go home instead of to work so that I could wait for the pharmacy to open and get my medications. Her concern was evident, and I obeyed her instructions.
Reviewed on Apr 18, 2016
Dr. Hudson is an excellent doctor - extremely knowledgeable, compassionate, helpful, kind - I'm very happy with her care. Wonderful staff - friendly & helpful.
Reviewed on Apr 14, 2016
Dr. Hudson exhibits empathy, friendliness, incisive knowledge - careful listener. She's a credit to her profession!
Reviewed on Apr 6, 2016
Dr. Kim Hudson is the very best doctor I have had with Cleveland clinic
Reviewed on Mar 31, 2016
Dr. Hudson is very friendly & knowledgeable.
Reviewed on Mar 30, 2016
the staff is professional and courteous
Reviewed on Mar 25, 2016
Always a wonderful experience.
Reviewed on Feb 23, 2016
Reviewed on Feb 22, 2016
We love Dr. Hudson & the entire staff. I wouldn't go anywhere else!
Reviewed on Feb 10, 2016
I always get top notch care (with a smile) from Dr. Hudson & her staff. It's as good as it was when they were not a Cleve clinic affiliate.
Reviewed on Feb 1, 2016
Always a wonderful place to visit when needed. We love Dr. Hudson and the entire SRFP staff.
Reviewed on Jan 25, 2016
I can't say enough good things about my doctor. She is excellent. She always takes the time to listen to me, and is very caring and friendly.
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