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Title Glaucoma Fellowship Director
Department Ophthalmology
Primary Location Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Type of Doctor Both Adults and Children & Adolescents
Languages English
Surgeon Yes
Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Primary Location

Cleveland Clinic Main Campus

Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Anterior Segment Surgery
  • Cataract Evaluations
  • Cataract Implant Surgery
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Combined Cataract and Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Evaluations
  • Glaucoma Filtering Surgery
  • Glaucoma Implants
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Intraocular Lens Implantation
  • Laser Treatment of Glaucoma
  • Micro-Invasive Glaucoma Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Glaucoma Surgery (MIGS)
  • Ophthalmic Surgery
  • Ophthalmology
  • Phacoemulsification
View all 16 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Adult Glaucomas
  • Anterior Ocular Disease
  • Cataracts
  • Combined Glaucoma
  • Congenital Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma
  • Pediatric Glaucomas
View all 7 Specialties +


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About Jonathan Eisengart, MD

Dr. Eisengart completed his undergraduate training at Cornell University and medical school at The Ohio State University.  After internship, he received his ophthalmology residency and fellowship in glaucoma and anterior segment surgery at the University of Michigan Kellogg Eye Center.  Dr Eisengart's practice includes both adults and children with glaucoma and adults with cataract.  He has a particular interest in uveitic (inflammatory) glaucoma, eyes with failed prior glaucoma surgery, and minimally invasive glaucoma surgery.

Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - University of Michigan Health System Kellogg Eye Center
Ann Arbor, MI

Residency - University of Michigan Health System Kellogg Eye Center
Ann Arbor, MI

Internship - Riverside Methodist Hospital
Transition Year
Columbus, OH

Medical Education - The Ohio State University College of Medicine and Public Health
Columbus, OH

Undergraduate - Cornell University
Ithaca, NY

Professional Highlights

  • Director of the Glaucoma Fellowship Program


  • Ophthalmology


  • American Glaucoma Society
  • American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Cleveland Ophthalmological Society
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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As of 7/17/2023, Dr. Eisengart 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.

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Patient Satisfaction Reviews

622 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 4.9
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.9
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.9

105 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Jun 26, 2024

New to the area from Virginia. My glaucoma doctor knew Dr. Eisengard and recommended him

Reviewed on Jun 26, 2024

Excellent service from reception/check-in, technicians, medical staff, doctor(s) and surgeon

Reviewed on Jun 24, 2024

Love Dr. Eisenhart; he is very professional as is his staff.

Reviewed on Jun 17, 2024

Doc said to come back in 2-3 months but the next available is more than 3 months.

Reviewed on Jun 7, 2024

Very good experience the doctor remain calm and helpful even with the computers being shut down that day

Reviewed on Jun 4, 2024

Dr. Eisengart and staff have always been very professional and to the point.

Reviewed on May 28, 2024

I'm very pleased with Dr. Eisengart

Reviewed on May 28, 2024

Dr Eisengart is WONDERFUL !! He is always on top of my eye condition, meds, gives excellent advise. I am so thankful to have him for my eye Dr. Dr Eisengart Is very caring and excellent bedside manner. Smiles, pleasant.

Reviewed on May 24, 2024

Dr. Eisengart always answers my questions and explains each order or treatment

Reviewed on May 24, 2024

I am very comfortable with & confident in Dr. Eisengart!

Reviewed on May 7, 2024

Everybody was so kind and helpful. Dr Eisenberg was a pleasure to meet and talk to, he answered all my questions and was very kind.

Reviewed on May 7, 2024

Doctor was very informative about my condition.

Reviewed on May 6, 2024

Dr. Eisengart is a wonderful and caring doctor. I feel he knows me and cares about me on a personal level. His kindness and encouragement have been greatly appreciated as I have been very worried about my glaucoma worsening. He never fails to answer my MY CHART questions promptly.

Reviewed on Apr 30, 2024

I am honored to be Dr. Eisengart's patient. I ocnt him as one of my blessings. I'm in good hands.

Reviewed on Apr 29, 2024

I'm very happy with doctor and staff!

Reviewed on Apr 29, 2024

Dr. Eisengart is very patient with all my questions and I have several every time. Knowing I do a lot of reading on specifically my eye issues, reading of research studies, he explains his recommendations and decisions with clarity and patience and in a confidence inspiring manner. I have complete confidence in his professional skills both from a surgical standpoint and his willingness to include me in the decision process.

Reviewed on Apr 24, 2024

Excellent and caring doctor, even though there must have been stress to keep appointments succinct. The exam was thorough and he explained findings in an easy-to-understand manner. Although I do not have my new glasses yet, I believe my exam was a good one!

Reviewed on Apr 3, 2024

I have not had a problem scheduling an appointment. I know that I have schedule in advance or it will difficult to get in to see my provider. So, with that knowledge I have not had a problem.

Reviewed on Apr 1, 2024

He is an excellent doctor. He answered all my questions and didn't rush me .

Reviewed on Mar 18, 2024

Excelellent professionalism my doctor and staff!

Reviewed on Mar 18, 2024

Dr.excellent-very courteous, listened to my questions and concerns. Excellent at his medical work.

Reviewed on Mar 15, 2024

Dr. Eisengart is a very caring doctor who listens to my concerns and answers my questions.

Reviewed on Mar 13, 2024

My prescriber was very effective and has his routine down very well. Gratefully he has a scribe to help him with all of his dictations and reviewing of previous notes from our sessions. My concern is is he has to rush through our meetings to get to the next person waiting.

Reviewed on Mar 12, 2024

Dr. Eisengart is a brilliant and caring ophthalmologist. He is an expert not only in his specialty of glaucoma but also in all fields of medicine. He has stabilized my glaucoma and saved my vision. I trust his judgement and skills completely. I feel grateful to be his patient!

Reviewed on Mar 12, 2024

The imaging techs did the right studies to help Dr. Eisengart understand my problems.

Reviewed on Mar 8, 2024

There was a serious complication following my eye surgery and Dr. Eisengart kept me there for five hours ( the appointment should have taken one half hour). He expertly handled the problem and informed me exactly what he was doing and why he was doing it. I never once felt that he was annoyed that this required extra time. I am always impressed by his skill , professionalism and caring.

Reviewed on Mar 6, 2024

I have been very impressed and pleased with the quality of care that I have received from Dr. Eisengart and his staff.

Reviewed on Mar 6, 2024

Dr. Eisengart is very knowledgeable and caring.He is treating me for Glaucoma and I feel I am receiving excellent care from him.

Reviewed on Mar 4, 2024

Dr Eisengart is very professionally feel very confident with him

Reviewed on Mar 4, 2024

I have very high confidence in Dr. Eisengart, though sometimes I must ask for details.

Reviewed on Mar 1, 2024

The staff was great. Dr. Eisengart did a great job and explained everything.

Reviewed on Feb 27, 2024

Dr eisengart is very patient,answers my questions, and very understanding of my desire to be involved in my health care decisions.

Reviewed on Feb 27, 2024

Completely conflicted about this provider. He is clearly an excellent diagnostician and knows the medical side of things but has one of the worst bedside manners we have ever run across. He comes in late and then leaves after 5-10 minutes, cutting patient off and being dismissive and condescending. Makes them feel like they are wasting his time.

Reviewed on Feb 26, 2024

Dr. Eisengart is a great asset to your hospital. He's very polite. He makes you understand and you feel safe with him and he gives you all the options. I trust him fully.

Reviewed on Feb 26, 2024

Dr. Eisengart is a first class provider.

Reviewed on Feb 12, 2024

Dr Eisengart is an excellent Physician, he is caring and very knowledgeable. I will recommend him to anyone who needs his expertise.

Reviewed on Feb 7, 2024

Dr Eisengart is a great doctor

Reviewed on Feb 6, 2024

Dr Eisengart is the best!

Reviewed on Feb 6, 2024

I am thankful to have Dr. Eisengart as my glaucoma doctor.

Reviewed on Feb 5, 2024

Dr. Eisengart is the best , the doctor explains everything so I can understand the tests and procedures done on my eyes.He is always polite and asks if I have any questions.The doctor is an expert in his field and I appreciate him and the Clinic team that take care of me.

Reviewed on Jan 23, 2024

Dr. Eisengart Is an excellent physician. He is very precise in both his examination of my eyes, and in his explanation of what he sees. He answers every question that I have, and I understand when I have to wait for any reason. He is certainly worth the wait!

Reviewed on Jan 15, 2024

The Physician and his staff were very respectful, informative, and helpful. I had a good experience. Thank You!

Reviewed on Jan 10, 2024

Dr. Eisengart was familiar with my case and me. He summarizes where I am giving his assessment and approaches we can take along with his suggestion s

Reviewed on Jan 9, 2024

Dr. Eisengart is an excellent doctor. Very talented. I am lucky to live in the Cleveland area.

Reviewed on Jan 8, 2024

Dr Eisengart was and always has been a complete professional.

Reviewed on Jan 8, 2024

Staff and physician are totally professional

Reviewed on Dec 20, 2023

Dr. Eisengart is very thorough. I always leave feeling that I had the best eye care possible.

Reviewed on Dec 15, 2023

Dr Eisengart is very friendly and professional. His staff is also very considerate.

Reviewed on Dec 13, 2023

So grateful that I was persistent to keep trying to get in with dr. Eisengart whom I initially started with back in 2018 with narrow angle glaucoma. Recently Was given the run around with schedulers in the Akron Branch who kept telling me I was seeing a glaucoma specialist of which none of them were. They were very kind and accommodating. I was just misdirected and I made it clear I needed to be seen by glaucoma specialist from the very beginning. Again just grateful for the scheduler with Dr. Eisengart. I know he is a busy man. He was able to assess and give answers as to where I am now on the journey. I am blessed!!!

Reviewed on Dec 13, 2023

Dr Eisengart is extremely accessible and responsive to any questions or concerns I have.

Reviewed on Dec 13, 2023

Dr Eisengart is extremely knowledgeable, thorough, caring and dedicated. I couldn't ask for a better doctor!

Reviewed on Dec 12, 2023

Dr. Eisengart is an excellent eye Doctor. He treats me with the utmost respect. He takes time to explain my questions regarding medications or procedures. He values me as an older patient. He has performed operations on my eyes. I trust his judgment and his recommendations.

Reviewed on Dec 12, 2023

Dr. Eisengart is a very caring Doctor.

Reviewed on Dec 12, 2023

My experience with Eisengard has been very frustrating. I feel like he disregards my concerns about the reaction I get from prescribed meds. When I sent him images about the constant redness he suggested otc eye drops. Which did not work, so I had to make the self diagnosis and go off of a med he prescribed. When I told him this at my appointment he began to once again was dismissive and condescending. However when I asked about the pressure in my eyes they had gone down significantly, so the question I have is was I being over medicated all this time.

Reviewed on Dec 6, 2023

Physician answered questions thoroughly and clearly. Excellent communication skills.

Reviewed on Dec 6, 2023

He is a good Dr and I will refer him to other's and we were pleased with this visit.

Reviewed on Dec 4, 2023

Dr Eisengart was awesome!

Reviewed on Dec 1, 2023

Dr Eisengart is a blessing.Thats all I can say !!!!

Reviewed on Dec 1, 2023

Dr Eisengart makes me so comfortable By his temperament and confidence Inspite of Glucoma I feel very relaxed I make sure that I take my eye drops religiously. Rest he's there

Reviewed on Dec 1, 2023

Really appreciate the physician's thoroughness

Reviewed on Dec 1, 2023

Enjoy Dr Eisengart very much. We have been together a long time.

Reviewed on Nov 29, 2023

Doctor Eisengardt and his staff are tremendous. Very nice and thorough.

Reviewed on Nov 21, 2023

The appointment was made by Dr. Eisengart

Reviewed on Nov 21, 2023

Dr. Eisengart is very intelligent and professional.

Reviewed on Nov 20, 2023

I am very pleased with everyone I meet at both Cole Eye locations. So happy that I can see Dr. Eisengart also at the Beachwood location. He is a blessing to me and my family. I am sure that if he had not attended to my vision problems I would not be able to see now. Dr. Is very resourceful on medications and always recommends the best that is offered. He is very concerned also with cost and insurance policy.

Reviewed on Nov 15, 2023

My visit with the doctor was good.

Reviewed on Nov 15, 2023

I like Dr Eisngarte I feel confident that he is taking very good care of my eyes

Reviewed on Nov 13, 2023

I always recommend Dr Eisengart to anyone needing eye care.

Reviewed on Nov 8, 2023

Dr. Eisengart in an amazing doctor. I trust him with my care.

Reviewed on Oct 30, 2023

Great Doctor recommend him to everyone I know

Reviewed on Oct 27, 2023

Dr. Eisengart, Jonathan was the best, he did so great with my baby. I thank him so much.

Reviewed on Oct 27, 2023

I have a tremendous of confidence in Dr. Eisengart. He is exceptionally capable and an excellent communicator who keeps everyone informed and at ease.

Reviewed on Oct 25, 2023

Excellent care from Dr. Eisengart

Reviewed on Oct 25, 2023

Dr.Eisengart gas always spoke what my exam showed and what he is thinking to better my sight and why.

Reviewed on Oct 25, 2023

I had questions related to prognosis as well as use of prescribed treatment and Dr. Eisengart answered each of my questions politely and throoughly.

Reviewed on Oct 24, 2023

Dr. Eisengart is excellent!

Reviewed on Oct 23, 2023

Dr. Eisengart always exhibits genuine concern in response to any questions or thoughts I may have about treatments and outcomes; and, is very thorough in explaining my current eye health situation and future options as needed.

Reviewed on Oct 18, 2023

Dr. Eisengart is an excellent doctor. Known him for over 10 years and has always provided excellent care. Absolutely includes me in decisions about my care. And his evaluations have always been spot on. Me eyes have been stable for years.

Reviewed on Oct 18, 2023

Dr Eisengart is respectful, caring and a good communicator. I wish every doctor could be like him.

Reviewed on Oct 18, 2023

Dr. Eisengard is very knowledgeable about glaucoma. I traveled from the Kansas City Area for a second opinion, and am very glad I did ! He and staff are very thorough. The previous laser surgery that I had for glaucoma is not as successful as previously thought.

Reviewed on Sep 15, 2023

Dr Eisengart is TOPS!

Reviewed on Sep 15, 2023

All Outstanding. Dr Eisengart saved the sight in my left eye. I am eternally grateful for what he has done for me. I consider myself fortunate to live in Cleveland, and have access to the skilled, and gifted hands of Dr Eisengart. Dr Eisengart Rules!!! Thank you, Thank you, Thank you from the bottom of my heart.

Reviewed on Sep 13, 2023

I have grest confidence In my provider (Eye Surgeon) - just simply the best!!

Reviewed on Sep 13, 2023

I have already recommended Cleveland Clinic abd especially my Eye Surgeon (Dr Eisengart) to others. He's the Best!!!

Reviewed on Sep 13, 2023

I have the utmost confidence in Dr. Eisengart and am very glad to be his patient!

Reviewed on Sep 5, 2023

I have recommended Dr Eisengart to several friends. He is very professional, thorough, and knowledgeable I am fortunate to have him as my ophthalmologist

Reviewed on Aug 29, 2023

Excellent experience with staff and Dr Eisengart

Reviewed on Aug 9, 2023

I have interacted with at least 7 individuals (including Dr. Eisengart) In this practice at the main campus office and all have been top notch In all respects. Intelligent, courteous, good communicators, helpful and responsive.

Reviewed on Aug 7, 2023

Dr. Eisengart seems like a very caring doctor. Although I know he is busy, he didn't rush my appointment.

Reviewed on Aug 1, 2023

Dr. Eisengart is intelligent, professional, and kind. I will recommend him to others.

Reviewed on Aug 1, 2023

Excellent doctor, very knowledgeable and explains what tests are being done.The doctor in residence was also very good .The tech was very good as well.

Reviewed on Jul 26, 2023

Dr Eisengart is the best

Reviewed on Jul 25, 2023

Dr. Eisengart is wonderful. He listens carefully and doesn't rush me. He is very thorough and explains things so the average personcan understand. He's the best. The staff is also very helpful and friendly.

Reviewed on Jul 25, 2023

Dr. Eisengart also educated me on cataract surgery. He did a great job.

Reviewed on Jul 25, 2023

I highly recommend Dr. Eisengart and his team.

Reviewed on Jul 25, 2023

Dr Eisengart is excellent Doctor and Surgeon Been with him 32 years and would never change Doctors

Reviewed on Jul 24, 2023

Excellent doctor! Dr. Eisengart is smart, caring and very knowledgeable and was able to explain things very well!

Reviewed on Jul 24, 2023

Dr Eisengart has always been very caring, professional, & seems to be a perfectionist. I trust him with my eyes much more than my previous practitioner. We are moving even more west of Beachwood than we currently live. Dr Eisengart offered to refer me to a practitioner closer to us, but I would rather stay under his care.

Reviewed on Jul 17, 2023

Dr. Eisengart was very informative, helpful and listened to all of my concerns and questions. I had a number of questions and concerns which he addressed very patiently and he answered my questions in a way that I could understand. He is very busy and I very much appreciated the time he took to answer my questions and concerns.

Reviewed on Jul 17, 2023

Great doctor, does not push to schedule surgery. Very patient.

Reviewed on Jul 14, 2023

This was emergency appointment made by my primary eye doctor; it went without a hitch! From thereon, it was smooth-sailing with very professional care. The attending physician was very courteous, caring and quietly exhibited confidence that put me at ease and more eager for the surgery. He wasted no time In scheduling my surgery at the earliest window of opportunity. All went very well, and I did not feel any discomfort during the and after the surgery, thus demonstrating the high quality of service and Impeccable knowledge and professionalism of the attending physician!! I still feel very fortunate to have been attended to by Dr. Eisengart.

Reviewed on Jul 14, 2023

As expressed from my first set of comments, I have only PRAISE for Dr. Eisenbert whose sincere care for me personally was clearly evident at every time I met him at the clinic. He epitomizes a consummate physician, very business-like with a caring attitude. Please add my earlier opening comments also specifically meant to reflect my observation of his professional practice.

Reviewed on Jul 11, 2023

Fantastic doctor-patient,knowledgeable, and personable. I drive 50 miles for him.

Reviewed on Jun 29, 2023

Dr Eisengart, as well as all the physicians in the ophthalmology department, are amazing! I am so impressed with the responsiveness and professionalism that they demonstrate. This is the way all medicine should be practiced!

Reviewed on Jun 28, 2023

Dr. R is simply the best. Very pleased she is my doctor

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