Thomas Phelps, MD
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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
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
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41 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.
|Courtesy, Respect & Concern||5|
|Knows Medical History||5|
|Time Spent with Patient||5|
|Patient Rating of Doctor||4.9|
13 Patient Comments
Reviewed on Jul 3, 2018
dr phelps is very thorough and explains things in a way that parents understand. he genuinely listens to my daughter with how she feels and explains things to her well also. i am beyond pleased with our time spent with him.
Reviewed on Jul 3, 2018
I love *Dr. Phelps. I can tell he truly cares for my children. My children feel comfortable with him. He is so kind and caring and I feel my children are getting the best possible care.
Reviewed on Jun 8, 2018
we are a new patient and my son was nervous to see a new doctor, the staff, nurse and doctor made him feel st ease and comfortable which is great for a child.
Reviewed on Jun 8, 2018
we just relocated to the area and his provider was suggested through personal contacts. We love our former pediatrician and we are very happy with the recommendation of our new one.
Reviewed on May 26, 2018
*Dr. Phelps is a true blessing. He is the best of the best. His only concern is your child. The office is fantastic! Always caring and accommodating.
Reviewed on May 24, 2018
Dr. Phelps has been great so far. I could not have asked for better care or attention for my child.
Reviewed on Apr 30, 2018
*Dr. Phelps is the most caring, kindhearted and knowledgeable doctor I have ever worked with. He treats every child as if they were his own. You are VERY lucky to have such an amazing physician. As are we.
Reviewed on Apr 20, 2018
dr. tom is the absolute best and we would not see anybody else. That sometimes poses the problem of being able to see him and not seeing the other doctors. Sometimes the staff tries to set appointments when the other doctors and we don't care to see the other ones. Dr. tom is the absolute best he knows what he's doing and he generally cares about our granddaughter. We love him.
Reviewed on Apr 17, 2018
Dr. Phelps added my daughter to his schedule so that he could follow up with her instead of having her see another doctor in the office as the office had instructed as they said Dr. Phelps was not available. He is a kind, gentle and very thorough doctor. He is the best around.
Reviewed on Apr 17, 2018
Dr Phelps explained everything very thoroughly.
Reviewed on Apr 13, 2018
Dr. Phelps always discusses all treatment options, explains any recommendations, and listens to and advises on any concerns.
Reviewed on Mar 20, 2018
Dr Phelps is really good and knowledgeable. My child never cries when he checks her during visit.
Reviewed on Mar 19, 2018
I couldn't ask for a more knowledgeable or caring physician for my children than *Dr. Phelps.
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