Department Orthopaedic Surgery
Primary Location Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon Yes
Locations Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Adipose Fat Derived Cell (ADC)
  • Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
  • Ankle Replacement
  • Arthroscopic Ankle Surgery
  • Arthroscopy
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Conservative Treatment of the Foot
  • Flatfoot Reconstruction
  • Foot And Ankle Fusions
  • Foot and Ankle Reconstruction
  • Foot Surgery
  • Forefoot Surgery
  • Fracture Care
  • Heel Injections
  • Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Orthopaedics
  • Reconstructive Foot And Ankle Surgery
  • Surgery
  • Surgery Foot And Ankle
  • Surgical Treatment of the Foot
  • Tendon Reconstruction
  • Viscosupplementation
View all 22 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Foot and Ankle
  • Broken Bones
  • Bunions
  • Heel Spurs
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis: How to Treat
  • Shin Splints
View all 7 Specialties +


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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - Florida Orthopaedic Institute
Foot/Ankle/Lower Extremities Trauma
Tampa, FL USA

Residency - Tripler Army Medical Center
Orthopaedic Surgery
Honolulu, HI USA

Medical School - Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
Cleveland, OH USA

Undergraduate - Princeton University
Princeton, NJ USA


  • Orthopaedic Surgery

Specialty Interests

Traumatic injuries of the foot and ankle, sports injuries of the foot and ankle, arthritis of the foot and ankle, all conditions of the foot and ankle

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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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 6/12/2017, Dr. Berkowitz 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.

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Patient Satisfaction Reviews

232 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
4.7 out of 5
Explains 4.7
Listens 4.8
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.8
Knows Medical History 4.6
Time Spent with Patient 4.7
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.7

12 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Mar 12, 2018

Dr. Berkowitz and his nurse, Cheryl are always excellent. When I have had issues, Cheryl has been super helpful and in general, Dr. Berkowitz always explains things thoroughly and is straight forward.

Reviewed on Mar 12, 2018

Dr. Berkowitz and his nurse, Cheryl are always excellent. When I have had issues, Cheryl has been super helpful and in general, Dr. Berkowitz always explains things thoroughly and is straight forward.

Reviewed on Feb 28, 2018

Great doctor--provided answers that were insightful

Reviewed on Feb 28, 2018

Dr Berkowitz and his staff always explains everything to the max and makes sure I am ok with the information

Reviewed on Jan 31, 2018

Dr. Mark Berkowicz has kept me informed at every point of my treatment. He explains everything in detail and explains my options. I have been very satisfied and grateful for his care.

Reviewed on Jan 22, 2018

Dr. Berkowitz was very patient with me. He is very good at what he does.

Reviewed on Dec 11, 2017

Dr. Berkowitz has been amazing with each visit in explaining things and follow-up care. He always takes,his time to explain everything as needed.

Reviewed on Aug 30, 2017

Dr Berkowitz provides a clear detailed protocol.

Reviewed on Aug 14, 2017

I have an incredible amount of respect and appreciation for Dr. Berkowitz and his skills as a surgeon. He is exceptional.

Reviewed on Jun 28, 2017

I am grateful for good - understanding Dr. Berkowitz MD work.

Reviewed on Jun 28, 2017

I am so happy with Dr. Berkowitz and the care he provided me during a stressful and painful injury. Besides his expert, skillful surgical skills, he was so wonderful during my appointments. He really made sure I was an active participant in determining the plan of care. He took extra time to explain things to me and my family members. Dr. Berkowitz remembered personal things about me (like my job and desires for recovery) between appointments and surgery - which really impressed me considering his high volume of patients in his practice. I never felt rushed, I always felt heard, and I would recommend him to anyone!

Reviewed on Apr 4, 2017

Over all good experience they helped me recover from my injury.

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