Treatment & Services
- Capsule Endoscopy
- Endoscopic Ultrasound
- Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
Specialty in Diseases & Conditions
- Angiodysplasia of Small Bowel
- Bile Duct Obstruction
- Bile Duct Stones
- Colon Polyps
- Colorectal Cancer
- Duodenal Polyps
- Esophageal Cancer
- Gallbladder & Biliary Tract Disease
- GI Bleeding
- Pancreatic Cysts
Is Cleveland Clinic Part of Your Insurance?
Review a list of accepted insurance plans for our Northeast Ohio locations or learn more about purchasing a contracted managed care plan.View All Plans
Education & Professional Highlights
Education & Fellowships
Graduate School - University of Michigan School of Public Health
Research Design and Statistical Analysis
Ann Arbor, MI USA
Fellowship - Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH USA
Residency - University of Rochester-Strong Memorial Hospital
Rochester, NY USA
Medical Education - State University of New York at Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Scienc
Buffalo, NY USA
Undergraduate - Cornell University
Ithaca, NY USA
- MS in Clinical Research Design and Statistical Analysis, University of Michigan School of Public Health, 2007
- American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy Distinguished Educator Award, 2004
- Internal Medicine
- Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
advanced procedures in endoscopy, Endoscopic Ultrasonography, Esophageal Cancer, gastrointestinal endoscopy
- American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
- American College of Gastroenterology
Research & Publications
(Disclaimer: This search is powered by PubMed, a service of the U.S. National Library of Medicine. PubMed is a third-party website with no affiliation with Cleveland Clinic.)
Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists may collaborate with the pharmaceutical or medical device industries to help develop medical breakthroughs or provide medical expertise or education. Cleveland Clinic strives to make scientific advances that will benefit patient care and support outside relationships that promise public benefit. In order for the discoveries of Cleveland Clinic physicians' and scientists' laboratories and investigations to benefit the public, these discoveries must be commercialized in partnership with industry. As experts in their fields, Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists are often sought after by industry to consult, provide expertise and education.
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 12/9/2019, Dr. Zuccaro, Jr. 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 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.
109 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||4.8|
|Patient Rating of Doctor||4.8|
22 Patient Comments
Reviewed on May 27, 2020
The Dr. was excellent! Informative, kind, he listened to my concerns.
Reviewed on May 27, 2020
DR ZUCCARO IS THE BEST. COMMUNICATION, DETAILS AND CARING IS SECOND TO NONE.
Reviewed on Apr 29, 2020
It was an excellent experience. I especially appreciated the amount of time Dr. Zuccaro was able to spend with me and the thoroughness of the interview.
Reviewed on Apr 27, 2020
Dr. zuccaro was a wonderful doctor. Nurse Sharla needs recognized for her care during my recovery.
Reviewed on Apr 24, 2020
Dr. Zuccaro was excellent!!!
Reviewed on Mar 17, 2020
Dr. Zuccarro is very friendly and caring. Makes visit a pleasure
Reviewed on Mar 9, 2020
Dr. was great
Reviewed on Mar 2, 2020
Dr. Zuccaro provided excellent care and is very kind and respectful.
Reviewed on Feb 14, 2020
good experience for very personal procedure. doctor was comforting and reassuring, answered all questions with understandable explanations.
Reviewed on Jan 17, 2020
Reviewed on Dec 10, 2019
what an awesome physician. would recommend him to anyone.
Reviewed on Dec 9, 2019
Dr Z and the team were great!
Reviewed on Nov 22, 2019
Dr Zuccaro? is an outstanding physician. He is kind, considerate and knowledgeable.
Reviewed on Nov 22, 2019
nurses & Dr. Zuccaro explained everything
Reviewed on Sep 13, 2019
Dr Zuccaro is a fantastic doctor and I would highly recommend him.
Reviewed on Sep 10, 2019
Dr. Zacarro is an outstanding example of a TOP NOTCH doctor. He listened to my concerns and questions then answered each one. I felt that he genuinely cared about me as an individual. He soothed my anxiousness with his calm, reassuring manner. CCF is so fortunate to have Dr. Zacarro on stafff!
Reviewed on Sep 9, 2019
Dr Zuccaro was exceptionally professional and knowledgeable, I did not feel a thing!!
Reviewed on Aug 19, 2019
I have had such terrible hospital experience in the past. Cleveland clinic has changed my opinion. Best visit ever. Dr Zuccaro was friendly and helpful and very sharp in his assessment.
Reviewed on Aug 19, 2019
Extremely pleased with every aspect of meeting/procedure with Dr.Zaccaro - definitely one of the best drs. I have had during my recent health issues.
Reviewed on Jul 16, 2019
Excellent doctor and staff. He really made me feel comfortable during a stressful time.
Reviewed on Jul 12, 2019
Always. Dr. Z. is the best.
Reviewed on Jun 20, 2019
Dr. Zucarro is awesome!! He explained what he would be doing during the procedure and why.
© 2020 The Cleveland Clinic Foundation. All Rights Reserved. No part of this work may be altered, reproduced, stored in a retrieval system, or transmitted, in any form, by any means, whether electronic, mechanical, by photocopying, recording, or otherwise, without the prior written permission of the Cleveland Clinic.