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Department Primary Care Pediatrics
Primary Location Brunswick Family Health Center
Type of Doctor Children & Adolescents Only
Languages English, Tamil
Surgeon No
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Biography

About Radhai Prabhakaran, MD

Radhai Prabhakaran, MD, FAAP, is a pediatrician at Cleveland Clinic Children’s. She is board certified in pediatrics and is a member of American Academy of Pediatrics. She completed her pediatric residency at Cleveland Clinic.

Dr. Prabhakaran attended medical school at Chennai Medical College, Tamil Nadu in India in 1997. She trained in pediatrics in the United Kingdom for over 5 years, and became a member of the Royal College of Pediatrics and Child Health after completing her board exams. 

Her special interests include general pediatric preventive care, asthma, ADHD, obesity and providing care for children with disabilities, 

She is involved in medical student and resident teaching.

Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights

Appointed
2010

Education & Fellowships

Residency - Cleveland Clinic
Pediatrics
Cleveland, OH USA
2010

Residency - Calderdale Royal Hospital (NHS Trust)
Pediatrics
Halifax, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom
2004

Internship - Madras Medical College & Government General Hospital
Tamil Nadu, India
1997

Medical Education - Madras Medical College & Government General Hospital
Tamil Nadu, India
1995

Certifications

  • Pediatrics
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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As of 11/28/2022, Dr. Prabhakaran 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

32 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
4.8 out of 5
Explains 4.8
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.9
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.8

5 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Oct 14, 2022

Doctor was very friendly,informative and accommodated kids in a nice manner.

Reviewed on Sep 17, 2022

Dr Prabhakaran gives the utmost personal care and we followed her from her previous location due to her attention to detail

Reviewed on Apr 6, 2022

Best pediatrician ever! We enjoy every doctors visit whether online or in person!

Reviewed on Mar 16, 2022

We are very thankful that both doctors we saw we able to help our little girl get healthy and back to her usual self again!

Reviewed on Jan 10, 2022

The doctor was very nice and helpful. Being first time parents we have a lot of questions and she was very patient with us and answered all of our questions and thoroughly explained everything. She kept asking if we had any more questions and told us if we thought of anything when we left that we could message her on MyChart and she would get right back to us. She made us feel very comfortable and we are very comfortable having her care for our daughter.

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