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Department Kidney Medicine
Primary Location Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon No
Locations Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Hemodialysis
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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - Cleveland Clinic
Hypertention & Nephrology
Cleveland, OH USA

Residency - Saint Luke's Medical Center
Cleveland, OH USA

Internship - Edward Hines Jr. VA Hospital
Internal Medicine
Hines, IL USA

Internship - Mayo Hospital
Internal Medicine

Medical Education - King Edward Medical University
Lahore, India

Undergraduate - Kinnaird College


  • Internal Medicine - Nephrology

Specialty Interests


Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

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. 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 11/8/2021, Dr. Ashai 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.

Patient Satisfaction Reviews

66 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.

Overall Star Ratings
4.9 out of 5
Explains 4.8
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.9
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.9

16 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Nov 2, 2021

Dr. Ashi has been caring my family for years. Now she's is caring my health . I would never think of changing doctors. She has a heart felt way of doctoring.

Reviewed on Sep 16, 2021

I feel my doctor is one of the best !

Reviewed on Sep 9, 2021

Dr.Ashai immediately put me at ease with her warm and caring manner.She spoke with me like a concerned friend and explained things completely so I had few questions to ask. I am very happy to have Dr.Nuzhat Ashai as my provider.

Reviewed on Aug 10, 2021

My visit with Dr.Ashai was what ALL doctor appt should strive to be like. Prompt, courteous, informative, asked and answered questions thoroughly and without rushing thru the answer. She actually had looked at my chart before hand and brought with her some printouts with pertinent information. I cannot thank her enough for the care given to me and how often do you actually get a follow phone call from the doctor herself. Above any expectations. THANK YOU

Reviewed on Jul 15, 2021

Dr. Ashai, as always, was attentive to my needs, answered all of my questions and her calm manner reassured me. She is an outstanding physician and caring person.

Reviewed on Jul 15, 2021

Dr Ashai was wonderful. My mother was very comfortable, and appreciated Dr Ashai explaining her lab work.

Reviewed on Jul 13, 2021

The doctor was not rushed and was very thorough and caring.

Reviewed on Jul 7, 2021

Great visitDoctor was professional caring and extremely thorough

Reviewed on Jun 17, 2021

I would recomend Dr Ashi to anyone that needed this doctor. Very kind and caring and took the time to explain my condition and answered all my questions.

Reviewed on Jun 15, 2021

Always a pleasant experience with Dr Ahai and her staff.

Reviewed on Jun 10, 2021

very good Dr. explains everything.

Reviewed on May 12, 2021

She is very good Doctor

Reviewed on Apr 21, 2021

Dr Asahi is the best!

Reviewed on Feb 17, 2021

Dr Ashai was wonderful! Very professional, and yet attentive and caring. she listened to my concerns and congratulated me for starting a weight management program. she explained my test results and what we would do going forward.

Reviewed on Jan 14, 2021

Dr Ashai was friendly & professional.

Reviewed on Jan 13, 2021

I am very pleased with Dr. Ashai. She listens to my concerns and explains everything very carefully. Very warm and caring person.

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