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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
  • Childhood Glaucoma
  • Combined Glaucoma
  • Congenital Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma
  • Pediatric Glaucomas
View all 8 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 USA

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

Internship - Riverside Methodist Hospital
Transition Year
Columbus, OH USA

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

Undergraduate - Cornell University
Ithaca, NY USA

Professional Highlights

  • Director of the Glaucoma Fellowship Program


  • Ophthalmology


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

Research & Publications

See publications for Jonathan Eisengart, MD.

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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 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.

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

555 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

80 Patient Comments

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

Reviewed on Jun 26, 2023

I've been a patient of Dr Eisengart for more than 20 years. Hope to not have to go to anyone else.

Reviewed on Jun 26, 2023

I would absolutely recommend Dr.Eisingart to others. He is a top notch specialist. Expert in his field!!!!

Reviewed on Jun 23, 2023

Dr Eisengart is the best

Reviewed on Jun 20, 2023

Also liked Dr. Patel. Easy to talk to. Doesn't mind answering questions.

Reviewed on Jun 19, 2023

During more than ten years, Dr. Eisengart has always been the best doctor for my eye needs and issues.

Reviewed on Jun 19, 2023

Excellent EYE doctor - the best !!!

Reviewed on Jun 13, 2023

Dr. Eisengardt is always very patient and takes his time to explain everything to me. I really appreciate his care each time I have seen him.

Reviewed on May 23, 2023

Dr . Eisengart is an excellent physician.Dr. Eisengart explains my treatment and Is the best glaucoma specialist the Clinic has!

Reviewed on May 23, 2023

I am very happy with the Cole Eye Institute and the Cleveland Clinic!I have the best team of doctors and specialists, nurses and techs.

Reviewed on May 17, 2023

Dr.Eisengart was kind to me, understanding my worry about my glaucoma and the dry eye symptoms that are impacting my life in such a negative way, making me almost home bound. He ordered Restasis which I've begun and he very sincerely advised me to give the restasis time (2-3 months sometimes) to show positive effects. He personally Instilled some eye gel Into both my eyes to provide me some almost Instant relief, albeit not long term but the gel really helped for awhile. I have since obtained this same gel to add to my DES routine.Dr.Eisengart explained my testing results of todays visit and calmly answered my questions. He never seems rushed although I know how busy he is. I am so very grateful to have dr Eisengart adding to my plan of treatment to address my slightly progressive glaucoma and my dry eyes. I trust and respect Dr Eisengart and I would not hesitate referring friends to him. He is one of a kind.

Reviewed on May 12, 2023

Dr. Eisengart is very caring. He really understands my needs and is very patient and kind to me.

Reviewed on May 12, 2023

Dr. Is very knowledgeable and reassuring

Reviewed on May 8, 2023

Excellent doctor!

Reviewed on May 1, 2023

I miss him in Strongsville but he is very worth following to the Beachwood office

Reviewed on Apr 28, 2023

It took a little time to know Dr. Eisengart and I really like him as a person and respect his skill as a doctor. Dr. Eisengart is a 5 star doctor. I recommend him highly.

Reviewed on Apr 25, 2023

The technicians and doctor were focused on me and my health issues with options for now or maybe later. This built my confidence for my specify care plans

Reviewed on Apr 25, 2023

I am very particular when it comes to doctors. I really, really like Dr. Eisengart! I feel I am in excellent hands.

Reviewed on Apr 21, 2023

The Clinic is lucky to have Dr Eisengart

Reviewed on Apr 21, 2023

The doctor explained the different options I had and we discussed it together. He listens to the patient should have questions, great bedside manner.

Reviewed on Apr 19, 2023

When Dr. Eisengardt enters the room, I feel that I have his full attention and my well being is his only concern. I feel so fortunate to be in his care.

Reviewed on Apr 17, 2023

Dr. Eisengart is very knowledgeable, thorough, and caring. I have relocated from Ohio to Virginia but make that long drive back to see him rather than switch to another physician. I have glaucoma. He's the best of the best!!!

Reviewed on Apr 12, 2023

Dr. Eisengart is prepared to meet with his patients, he remembers our previous visits and has things set to follow what the plan is for our visit.

Reviewed on Apr 12, 2023

Dr. Eisengart is awesome!!!!!

Reviewed on Apr 5, 2023

My Dr. Is very nice and respectful and takes time with his pts and explain things well.

Reviewed on Apr 5, 2023

Dr Eisengart and his staff are excelent

Reviewed on Mar 22, 2023

I am blessed to have Doc Eisengart!! He is always excellent in office meetings with me ..

Reviewed on Mar 17, 2023

My doctor was very kind and patient. He answered all of our questions and put me at ease. He has been an excellent doctor to me.

Reviewed on Mar 17, 2023

Dr. Eisengart is excellent at what he does and has compassion with his care.

Reviewed on Mar 13, 2023

Very professional. My husband used Dr. Eisengart so I knew he was great.

Reviewed on Feb 13, 2023

Dr. Eisengart is top-notch and listens very well!

Reviewed on Feb 1, 2023

Dr. Eisengart is a STAR!!

Reviewed on Jan 30, 2023

I have been seeing Dr. Eisengart for a long time, and I consider him to be an exceptional doctor. He has great attention to detail and I feel that I am in good hands concerning my eye problems. He always takes time to explain what he is seeing, and answers any questions that I might have.

Reviewed on Jan 25, 2023

Very good staff and doctor. Exceeded all expectations. Friendly and cheerful, too!

Reviewed on Jan 24, 2023

It was a great experience, the appointment scheduler was courteous and I was given an appointment promptly. Dr Jonathan Eisengart always explains and answers my questions and my eyes are doing so much better since I started seeing him. I can't thank Dr Eisengart enough for my care.

Reviewed on Jan 24, 2023

I highly recommend Dr Eisengart

Reviewed on Jan 24, 2023

Dr Eisengart took his time and explained everything so that I understood my options for treatment of my glaucoma. He explained everything very clearly and took his time. I never felt rushed and I appreciated that he took extra time to answer all my questions about possible treatment and their pros and cons as I was very concerned. I left the office feeling pretty positive about the situation.

Reviewed on Jan 24, 2023

Dr. Eisengart truly cares about my vision. He considers every possible option and discussed them with me and my wife. Thank you!

Reviewed on Jan 23, 2023

Dr Eisengart was very attentive to my questions and willing to explain details.

Reviewed on Jan 23, 2023

Dr. Eisengart was perfect in every way.

Reviewed on Jan 18, 2023

I have confidence in Dr. Eisengart, so have few questions/concerns about his care plan

Reviewed on Jan 18, 2023

Love Dr. Eisengart so much that I continue to drive to Ohio to see him despite the fact I have moved to Virginia. Have complete confidence in his treatment of my glaucoma.

Reviewed on Jan 17, 2023

We always have a very good experience with the people who work with The Dr.

Reviewed on Jan 10, 2023

Dr Eisengart made it very easy to reschedule a appointment I needed to cancel due to holiday travel.

Reviewed on Jan 9, 2023

Dr is the best

Reviewed on Jan 9, 2023

*Dr. Eisengart is an amazing doctor.

Reviewed on Dec 30, 2022

I'm very pleased with Dr Eisengart, he is an excellent doctor, very professional.

Reviewed on Dec 28, 2022

He's really worth the wait!

Reviewed on Dec 27, 2022

Dr. Eisengart very patient with my questions; his approach and responses build confidence in what is suggested and needed.

Reviewed on Dec 14, 2022

I have recommended him to others. He is caring, personable and professional.

Reviewed on Dec 14, 2022

I would recommend Dr. Eisengart to anyone with my same eye issue.

Reviewed on Dec 7, 2022

Dr. Eisengart was very thorough. He answered my questions & gave me options.

Reviewed on Nov 29, 2022

Our entire experience with Dr. Eisengart and his staff was was excellent.

Reviewed on Nov 29, 2022

Dr. Eisengart was amazing and actually cared about my concerns and questions. He patiently listened to me and gave straightforward and informed answers.

Reviewed on Nov 7, 2022

I had to make a difficult decision regarding my care during this visit. Dr. Eisengardt took the time to inform me and help me weigh my options. In addition to that, he genuinely cares about his patients. I feel that I am getting the best care possible with him, despite the fact that what I am going through is difficult.

Reviewed on Nov 4, 2022

Dr. Eisengart and Dr. Rachel (new, did not get her last name) both explained things very well, despite being very busy and running behind schedule because of not enough staff and an emergency eye appointment. I did not feel at all like they short-changed me. I just hope they were treated well by other patients and are not going to burn out from always going the extra mile.

Reviewed on Nov 2, 2022

Great Doctor.

Reviewed on Oct 24, 2022

Dr. Eisengart is a fantastic doctor. His support staff and scheduling people are wonderful!

Reviewed on Oct 19, 2022

Dr. Eisengart explains my condition and treatment options in a way that I can understand and make informed decisions. He is thorough and fully present; when he is with me, I have 100% of his attention. I always leave feeling cared for

Reviewed on Oct 3, 2022

Everyone involved did an excellent job in scheduling my quick appointment with Dr. Eisengart.

Reviewed on Oct 3, 2022

Dr.Eisengart was very thorough in explaining his recommendations for me to follow regarding the outcome of my examination.

Reviewed on Oct 3, 2022

Dr Eizengart is very friendly, answers all my questions. I highly recommended him to other members of my family.

Reviewed on Sep 6, 2022

It has all seemed good. My new Dr. Eisengart seems concerned and caring for my eyes

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