Treatment & Services
- Cataract Evaluations
- Cataract Implant Surgery
- Cataract Surgery
- Diabetic Eye Examinations
- Glaucoma Evaluations
Specialty in Diseases & Conditions
- Cataract and Intraocular Lens Implantation in Cataract Surgery
- Cataracts and Cataract Surgery
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Education & Professional Highlights
Education & Fellowships
Residency - University Hospitals of Cleveland
Cleveland, OH USA
Internship - Mt. Sinai Medical Center
Cleveland, OH USA
Medical School - Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
Cleveland, OH USA
Undergraduate - Emory University
Atlanta, GA USA
comprehensive ophthalmology including cataracts, glaucoma and diabetes, cataract surgery
Awards & Honors
- Fellow, American College of Surgeons
Research & Publications
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As of 9/29/2016, Dr. Gans 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.
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337 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||4.9|
|Knows Medical History||4.7|
|Time Spent with Patient||4.8|
|Patient Rating of Doctor||4.8|
13 Patient Comments
Reviewed on Nov 7, 2016
Reviewed on Sep 21, 2016
Reviewed on Sep 8, 2016
Excellent information about my choices - and Dr. Gans gave them to me in easy-to-understand layman's terms.
Reviewed on Aug 17, 2016
I get a sense that the doctors overwhelmed with having too many patients schedule so that he's talking fast and then you don't want to ask too many questions because you know he has other people to see. I don't think it's a personality thing with him. I suspect he's overbooked or had an emergency
Reviewed on Jul 29, 2016
Dr. Gans & his staff were great. They all get along so well together.
Reviewed on Jun 8, 2016
I forgot to ask Dr. Gans a question about my upcoming surgery. He had given me his business card when I left from appt. I was home when I thought about question - I emailed him & he responded to me with complete answer to my question within 60-90 minutes.
Reviewed on May 11, 2016
Love Dr. Gans - Skilled surgeon with good bed side manners. Highly recommend!
Reviewed on Apr 25, 2016
There seemed to be little need to discuss much with the assistant. The Doctor's care was excellent as expected.
Reviewed on Mar 30, 2016
Everything was carefully explained to me.
Reviewed on Mar 30, 2016
I was and am very happy with the care I was shown by Dr. Gans.
Reviewed on Mar 25, 2016
We Felt We Were Given Instructions Both Verbally and Written That We Could Follow Easily
Reviewed on Feb 11, 2016
Every one we encountered was knowledgable and took the time to bring us along every step of the way. An extraordinary experience.
Reviewed on Feb 10, 2016
I was given two options for treatment. The doctor offered suggestions which were very helpful and appropriate.
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