Marc Popovich, MD


Marc Popovich, MD

Appointed: 1994

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Marc Popovich, MD
Department: General Anesthesiology
Med. Dir., Surgical Intensive Care Unit
Location: Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Mail Code G58
9500 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44195
Marc Popovich, MD
Department: General Surgery
Location: Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Mail Code G58
9500 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44195
Type of Doctor:
Adults Only

Biographical Sketch

Marc Popovich, MD, is Medical Director of the Surgical Intensive Care Unit, and Critical Care Medicine Fellowship Program Director, Cleveland Clinic.

Dr. Popovich's treatment interests include postsurgical critical care, shock and acute respiratory distress syndrome; and therapeutic whole-lung lavage for pulmonary alveolar proteinosis.

Professional Highlights

  • Diplomate, American Board of Anesthesiology
  • Diplomate, Special Qualifications in Critical Care Medicine
  • Diplomate, American Board of Internal Medicine

Education & Fellowships

Residency - Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH USA
Residency - Riverside Methodist Hospital
Internal Medicine
Columbus, OH USA
Internship - Riverside Methodist Hospital
Medical Internship
Columbus, OH USA
Medical School - The Ohio State University College of Medicine and Public Health
Columbus, OH USA
Undergraduate - Bowling Green State University
Bowling Green, OH USA


  • Internal Medicine
  • Anesthesiology
  • Anesthesiology- Critical Care Medicine

Specialty Interests

critical care medicine, general anesthesia

Awards & Honors

  • Fellow, American College of Critical Care Medicine
  • Fellow, American College of Physicians

Innovations & Patents

Nasoenteric feeding tube bridle: simplified method to reduce the unintentional removal of nasoenteric feeding tubes


  • Society of Critical Care Medicine
  • American Society of Anesthesiologists
  • American Society of Critical Care Anesthesiologists
  • American College of Physicians
  • American Society of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition

Industry Relationships

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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. The 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, the Cleveland Clinic tries to provide information as accurately as possible about its physicians' and scientists' connections with industry.

As of 5/5/2014, Dr. Popovich 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 the Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about the 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 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.

* 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.

Languages Spoken

  • English