Department Orthopaedic Surgery
Primary Location Twinsburg Family Health & Surgery Center
Type of Doctor Both Adults and Children & Adolescents
Languages English
Surgeon Yes
Locations Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
  • Arthritic Knee Conditions
  • Arthritis Surgery
  • Arthroplasty
  • Arthroscopic Knee Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Arthroscopy
  • Complex Primary Hip Arthroplasty
  • Complex Primary Knee Arthroplasty
  • General Orthopaedics
  • Hip & Knee Surgery
  • Hip Replacement
  • Joint Injections
  • Joint Reconstruction
  • Joint Replacement
  • Joint Replacement Of The Knee
  • Knee Arthroplasty
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Surgery
  • Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Orthopaedics
  • Partial Knee Replacement
  • Shoulder Arthroscopy
  • Total Knee Replacement
View all 24 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Achilles Tendon Injury
  • Arthritic Knee Problems
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Foot and Ankle
  • Arthritis Of The Hip
  • Arthritis Of The Knee
  • Hip Disorders
  • Hip Pain
  • Hip Replacement
  • Knee Cartilage Injury
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Joint Disorders
  • Knee Ligament Injuries
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Problems
  • Orthopaedic Injuries
  • Painful Joints
View all 17 Specialties +


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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Medical Education - richard


Residency - South Pointe Hospital
Orthopaedic Surgery
Warrensville Heights, OH USA

Internship - South Pointe Hospital - CCHS (Formerly Brentwood Hospital)
Orthopedic Surgery
Warrensville Heights, OH USA

Medical Education - Kansas City Univ.of Medicine & Biosciences College of Osteopathic Medicine
Kansas City, MO USA

Undergraduate - University of Cincinnati
Cincinnati, OH USA


  • Orthopaedic Surgery

Specialty Interests

General orthopaedics, arthroscopy of the shoulder and knee, joint replacement of the hip and knee

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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As of 7/12/2019, Dr. Masin 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

197 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
4.4 out of 5
Explains 4.4
Listens 4.5
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.4
Knows Medical History 3.6
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.3

21 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Nov 1, 2019

Dr. Masin was very helpful and compassionate.

Reviewed on Oct 11, 2019

Dr. Masin is an extraordinary physician,.

Reviewed on Sep 30, 2019

Dr Maison was able to diagnose a ruptured tendon by examing the finger. So pleased I didn't need an MRI to come to that conclusion!

Reviewed on Sep 23, 2019

Dismissive, assumptive, and unprofessional. Dr. Masin did not care about my injury, nor propose any treatment plan. He was annoyed that I was even there and at the hospital thinking they overreacted. He was not careful with my ankle and caused me pain. I will never see him again.)

Reviewed on Sep 4, 2019

excellent experience. First time coming to Dr Masin. I was very impressed with all the courtesy I received from everyone

Reviewed on Aug 26, 2019

The resident I saw first was great. However Dr Masin showed very little care for me, did not explain what was wrong, just gave me brief advice to keep bending my finger to help the pain go away.

Reviewed on Aug 12, 2019

Dr. Masin performed successful arthroscopic knee surgeries on both of my knees 10 and 12 years ago and I was pleased that he was still around to assist me with the next phase of my treatment. He was mentoring a medical student. It's good to see that he is sharing his experience with the next generation who will likely be treating me to the conclusion of my life.

Reviewed on Jul 29, 2019

will not return to Dr Masin for any care, or should I say, lack thereof!

Reviewed on Jul 29, 2019

never have I experienced such disregard from a doctor... completely unexceptable

Reviewed on Jul 19, 2019

I came it with what I was told by ER Dr. as a fairly serious injury. I felt like Dr. Masin treated me like I should not have even come in for the appointment. he was very quick with me.

Reviewed on Jul 12, 2019

Ultimately I'm happy with the care and treatment plan I received. But it was like pulling teeth. Dr Masin made little effort to explain anything about the condition. I needed to ask questions about alternative treatments and therapy. He was barely willing to answer my questions. He was borderline dismissive.

Reviewed on Jul 12, 2019

The doctor was not nice they let me in the room and never came back And he told me he was going to make me a appointment at the main and never did I dont want him ever again I am going to get me another doctor

Reviewed on Jun 12, 2019

Dr. Masin was knowledgeable, patient and understanding

Reviewed on May 17, 2019

Radiologist And Dr Mason is the best

Reviewed on Feb 4, 2019

dr masin is s gem! professional and kind !

Reviewed on Jan 21, 2019

I had been referred to a specialist outside of your network but was able to get an appointment on the same day with Dr. Masin. The whole process was swift, a couple back and forth phone calls, and the people I dealt with I feel truly wanted to help me and get me the best care for my severely injured ankle that required prompt care. Dr. Masin is a true professional and I was happy to have him overseeing my care. I cannot thank you enough for providing the support I needed in this time.

Reviewed on Jan 14, 2019

Express Care in Hudson recommend this follow up with a Orthopedic. They made the appointment. Dr. Masin seemed mad that I was following their advice and caused me to feel stupid for even coming to the appointment. He offered no help or recommend a course of action. I felt this appointment was a waste of time, and I was following the instructions of my health care provider.

Reviewed on Dec 17, 2018

Dr completed visit without providing summary report, an order for PT nor information of what I needed to do next in his office. No other staff member provided any closure information. Registration staff did follow-up with office staff but I had a 20 minute wait.

Reviewed on Dec 17, 2018

Cleveland Clinic, Dr. Masin and overall, has never been deficient in these areas. They have always been good or very good in the 12 years I have been a patient there.

Reviewed on Dec 5, 2018

Dr. Masin repaired my rotator cuff on June 12. My shoulder is doing great and he and his staff were awesome. Early after my surgery I was concerned I may have hurt the shoulder and Dr. Masin saw me right away, and I hadn't reinjured my shoulder,which was a relief. I would recommend Twinsburg facility and Dr. Masin to any of my friends requiring shoulder repair. I rarely sat in the waiting room ever; they always got me in on time.

Reviewed on Dec 3, 2018

Dr. Masin and Kevin were very considerate and informative telling me of my options

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