Department General Pediatrics
Primary Location Chesterland Pediatrics
Type of Doctor Children & Adolescents Only
Languages English
Surgeon No
Chesterland Pediatrics
Primary Location

Chesterland Pediatrics

Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Primary Care Pediatrics
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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Residency - Rainbow, Babies & Childrens University Hospitals
Cleveland, OH USA

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

Undergraduate - University of Notre Dame
Notre Dame, IN USA


  • Pediatrics

Specialty Interests

General Pediatrics with a focus on development and behavior issues. I have interest all aspects of well child care especially in helping the child and parent cope with stress in their lives both physical and emotional

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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As of 10/24/2016, Dr. Phelps 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

77 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

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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
5 out of 5
Explains 5
Listens 5
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 5
Knows Medical History 4.9
Time Spent with Patient 5
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.6

24 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Jun 22, 2017

Always extremely thorough!

Reviewed on May 18, 2017

Dr Phelps is the only Dr my son will allow to look in his mouth and ears. he will do anything for Dr Phelps. And that is because Dr Phelps never comes at him aggressive, he is always sweet and soft spoken.

Reviewed on May 10, 2017

I felt that the doctor gave us full information about all care options and then respected my decisions as the parent.

Reviewed on May 6, 2017

Dr Phelps is the best doctor we've ever encountered.

Reviewed on May 3, 2017

Dr. Phelps is by far the best. He truly cares about each & every patient and treats each one as an individual.

Reviewed on Apr 19, 2017

Dr Phelps and his staff are the best!

Reviewed on Apr 13, 2017

Dr. Phelps is the best. He really cares about his patients and is extremely knowledgeable and kind.

Reviewed on Apr 10, 2017

Dr. is an amazing doctor. He is very thorough and provides excellent care for my son.

Reviewed on Feb 21, 2017

Dr. Phelps is a wonderful physician. We love him!

Reviewed on Feb 17, 2017

We love Dr. Phelps and have been using him as our kids pediatrician since they were born.

Reviewed on Feb 16, 2017

Dr. Phelps is an amazing doctor. I am confident in his abilities and knowledge.

Reviewed on Jan 28, 2017

Our family feels very fortunate to have a pediatrician like Dr. Phelps for our sons. He's caring, kind, intelligent, involved in our community and is willing to discuss the hot topics of peds care - vaccinations, under-age substance abuse, electronics abuse, mental health. Our boys don't want to age out of his care!

Reviewed on Jan 20, 2017

Every thing was like it has always been. Very good - I have been going there since 2002.

Reviewed on Jan 7, 2017

Dr. Phelps is a patient caring doctor who listens and is very thorough.

Reviewed on Dec 5, 2016

We love Dr. Phelps and have always referred others to him.

Reviewed on Dec 3, 2016

Dr. Phelps is an awesome doctor. He truly cares and takes the time to answer questions.

Reviewed on Nov 14, 2016

Dr. Phelps is outstanding!! He is such a gift to our family & the best asset I've ever encountered @ the Cleveland Clinic. Staff is great too.

Reviewed on Oct 11, 2016

Always a great experience to deal with Dr. Phelps and his staff!!

Reviewed on Oct 10, 2016

Dr. Phelps is a wonderful PED who takes the time to listen to my concerns and my son's stories!!

Reviewed on Oct 7, 2016

Dr. Phelps & THE BEST practitioner we could ever hope for!

Reviewed on Aug 29, 2016

Thomas Phelps is the perfect pediatrician. Clone him.

Reviewed on Aug 15, 2016

We couldn't ask for a better pediatrician - Dr. Phelps is an amazing physician.

Reviewed on Aug 12, 2016

We always love going to see Dr. Phelps. He's so kind, calm, knowledgeable. My son is always nervous going to the doctor, but Dr. Phelps always helps him feel more comfortable.

Reviewed on Jul 29, 2016

Competent & nice.

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