Treatment & Services
- Adolescent Health
- Behavioral Intervention
- General Pediatric And Adolescent Medicine
- Injury Prevention
- Prevention And Wellness
- Preventive Medicine
- Primary Care Pediatrics
Specialty in Diseases & Conditions
- Abdominal Pain
- Adjustment Disorder
- Anxiety Disorder
- Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
- Behavioral Issues in Early Childhood
- Chlamydia Trachomatis
- Chronic Illness
- Common Cold
- Dermatitis - Contact
- Developmental Disabilities
- Diaper Rash
- Dry Eyes
- Ear Infections (Otitis Media)
- Fast Facts: Conjunctivitis
- Fungal Infections
- Head Lice
- Headaches, Children
- Hives (Urticaria)
- Influenza (Flu)
- Kidney Infections
- Lactose Intolerance
- Lead Poisoning
- Learning Disabilities
- Pediatric Allergies
- Pediatric Bronchiolitis
- Pediatric Cellulitis
- Pediatric Conjunctivitis
- Pediatric Constipation
- Pediatric Croup
- Pediatric Cyclic Vomiting Syndrome
- Pediatric Dehydration
- Pediatric Diabetes Mellitus
- Pediatric Disorders
- Pediatric Migraine Headache
- Pediatric Neonatal Disorders
- Pediatric Urinary Tract Infection
- Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV)
- Shaken Baby Syndrome
- Shin Splints
- Shingles (Varicella-Zoster Virus)
- Skin Problems in Children
- Sore Throat
- Strep Throat
- Tension Headaches
- Testicular Torsion
- The Poison Plants: Poison Ivy, Poison Oak and Poison Sumac
- Trichinosis Overview
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Education & Professional Highlights
Education & Fellowships
Residency - Children's Hospital of Boston
Outpatient Chief Resident Pediatrics
Boston, MA USA
Fellowship - Children's Hospital of Boston
Boston, MA USA
Residency - Massachusetts General Hospital
Boston, MA USA
Medical School - Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA USA
Undergraduate - The Ohio State University
Columbus, OH USA
Diet, Obesity, and Cardiovascular Risk Research, General Pediatric Consulting, Attention Deficit, Hyperactivity and Injury
Awards & Honors
- Arnold Friedman Community Pediatrician Award, American Academy of Pediatrics, 2012
- Best Doctors in America, 1996-Present
- Top Docs, 2000-Present
- Best Doctors in America, Castle Connolly, 2004-Present
- Master Educator Award, Cleveland Clinic, 2004
- Chairman's Award for Clinical Research, 2000, 2006
- Chairman's Award for Commitment to Education, 1997, 2002
- Helmet Smart, Ohio Motorists Association, for bike helmet safety, 1997
- Mayfield High School Hall of Fame,1988
- Outstanding Teacher Award, Rainbow Babies and Childrens Hospital,1981
- Varsity Basketball Letterman, Ohio State University, 1970, 1971
- Big Ten Basketball Championship,1971
- Phi Beta Kappa,1970
- Cleveland Clinic Pediatric House Staff Excellence in Teaching Award 2007-2008
Research & Publications
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As of 10/14/2016, Dr. Macknin has reported the financial relationships with the companies listed below. 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.
Consulting and/or Speaking. Dr. Macknin receives fees of $5,000 or more per year as a paid consultant, speaker or member of an advisory committee for the following companies:
- Continuing Education at Sea
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 researchers' 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.
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33 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||4.7|
|Time Spent with Patient||4.9|
|Patient Rating of Doctor||4.6|
8 Patient Comments
Reviewed on Jan 16, 2017
Dr. Macknin is one of the best doctors I've ever encountered I don't ever mind waiting with my son to see him. He truly cares & takes the time to listen. I never feel like he's rushing ____ even when he's running late. He calls whenever test results come back even if it's later in the night. I'm a physician myself, and I can't tell you how impressed I am with Dr. Macknin.
Reviewed on Jan 16, 2017
On our last visit, Dr. Macknin helped us obtain a medication we were having trouble getting. We got the medication during the visit. He also provided an alternative Rx should this medication be unavailable next month.
Reviewed on Oct 11, 2016
Only excellent amazing 1st class care!
Reviewed on Sep 6, 2016
It's always been a good experience to visit Dr. Macknin.
Reviewed on Aug 15, 2016
It was a very good visit helpful tips from Dr.
Reviewed on May 23, 2016
Michael MacKnin is a fantastic doctor. We recommend him to everyone!!! Very smart and talented with kids!
Reviewed on May 3, 2016
We have been nothing but incredibly satisfied & happy w/Dr. Macknin & his staff. Keep up the great work!
Reviewed on Apr 19, 2016
Thorough and insightful. Wonderful pediatrician.
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