Who We Are

Who We Are

Cleveland Clinic Florida is world-renowned for providing high-quality, collaborative and compassionate care. Our physicians in the hospital and clinic have expertise in more than 55 specialties and work as a team to diagnose and treat patients.

Cleveland Clinic Florida ranked #1 in the Miami-Fort Lauderdale metro area and is a top hospital in Florida, according to U.S. News & World Report’s 2018-2019 "Best Hospitals" rankings.

Wherever you are coming from, Cleveland Clinic Florida is your gateway to personalized healthcare in the United States. The not-for-profit, multi-specialty, fully integrated medical center provides outstanding medical diagnosis and treatment for all types of complex illnesses.

With our main hospital in Weston and other locations throughout South Florida, we have more than 285 of the world’s top physicians working collaboratively to achieve excellent outcomes. We also offer easy access from Latin America and the Caribbean via the Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood or Miami International airport and a premier location in sunny southern Florida.

Executive Leadership

Executive Leadership

Wael Barsoum, MD
CEO & President, Cleveland Clinic Florida

Rodolfo Blandon, MD
Chief of Staff

Osmel Delgado
Chief Operating Officer

Fabio Potenti, MD
Chief Medical Operations Officer

Kerry Major, MSN, RN, NE-BC
Chief Nursing Officer

Orlando Alvarez
Chief Strategy Officer

Keith Nilsson
Chief Financial Officer

Barbara Del Castillo
General Counsel

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Recognition

Cleveland Clinic Florida is recognized by many independent organizations around the world for providing quality patient care and medical training.

Cleveland Clinic Florida ranked second among the 66 best hospitals in the Miami-Fort Lauderdale metro area and eighth in Florida in U.S. News & World Report’s 2017-2018 ranking of Best Hospitals metro area rankings.

America's Best Hospitals
Ranked No.2 in the Miami-Ft. Lauderdale Metro area and ranked No. 8 in Florida. Orthopedics ranked No. 31 in the country and Gastroenterology and GI surgery ranked No. 42. Cancer and Geriatrics were ranked as high-performing specialties.
- U.S. News & World Report 2017-2018

Rated "B" for Patient Safety
- The Leapfrog Hospital Safety Group

Level 4 Epilepsy Center
- The National Association of Epilepsy Centers

Breast Center of Excellence
National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC) 3-year, full accreditation
- American College of Surgeons

Breast Imaging Center of Excellence (Weston and West Palm Beach)
Cleveland Clinic Florida’s Women’s Imaging Center was designated a Breast Imaging Center of Excellence (COE)
- American College of Radiology

Accredited Cancer Program
Commission on Cancer 3-year approval, full accreditation
- American College of Surgeons

Advanced Certification for Primary Care Stroke Centers
- The Joint Commission and American Heart Association

Comprehensive Stroke Center Designation
- Florida's Agency for Health Care Administration

Get With The Guidelines®
Stroke Gold Plus Achievement Award with Target Stroke Honor Roll Elite Plus
- American Heart Association

Top Performer for Advanced Certification in Ventricular Assist Device (VAD)
- Joint Commission

Accredited Comprehensive Bariatric Surgery Center
Fully Accredited Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program
- American College of Surgeons

Lantern Award 2017-2020
- Emergency Nurses Association

Beacon Award
- American Association of Critical Care Nurses