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Department Hematology and Medical Oncology
Primary Location Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon No
Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Primary Location

Cleveland Clinic Main Campus

Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Autologous Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation
  • BMT (Bone Marrow Transplantation)
  • Bone Marrow Transplantation
  • Cancer Center
  • CAR T-Cell Therapy
  • Cellular Therapy (CAR-T Cell Treatment)
  • Chemotherapy
  • Clinical Trials
  • Experimental Therapeutics
  • Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation
  • Immunotherapy
  • Monoclonal Antibodies
  • Stem Cell Therapy
View all 13 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Brain Lymphoma
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • CNS Lymphomas
  • Hematologic Malignancies
  • HIV-related Lymphoma
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Lymphoma
  • Macroglobulinemia
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Ocular Lymphomas
  • Ophthalmic Tumors
  • Rare Cancer and Blood Disease Program
  • Waldenstrom’s Macroglobulinemia
View all 14 Specialties +


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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - Case Western Reserve University/University Hospitals Case Medical Center
Hematology & Medical Oncology (Internal Medicine)
Cleveland, OH USA

Residency - Sinai Hospital of Baltimore / Johns Hopkins University
Internal Medicine
Baltimore, MD USA

Internship - San Juan De Dios Hospital
Intern - Internal Medicine

Medical Education - Escuela de Medicine, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile
Santiago, Chile,


  • Internal Medicine - Medical Oncology
  • Internal Medicine - Hematology

Specialty Interests

Non Hodgkin Lymphoma, Hodgkin lymphoma, Waldenstrom Macroglobulinemia. Early phase clinical trials for treatment of lymphoma. Cellular immunotherapy for lymphoma

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

See publications for Paolo Caimi, MD.

(Disclaimer: This search is powered by PubMed, a service of the U.S. National Library of Medicine. PubMed is a third-party website with no affiliation with Cleveland Clinic.)

Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists may collaborate with the pharmaceutical or medical device industries to help develop medical breakthroughs or provide medical expertise or education. Cleveland Clinic strives to make scientific advances that will benefit patient care and support outside relationships that promise public benefit. In order for the discoveries of Cleveland Clinic physicians' and scientists' laboratories and investigations to benefit the public, these discoveries must be commercialized in partnership with industry. As experts in their fields, Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists are often sought after by industry to consult, provide expertise and education.

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 6/6/2022, Dr. Caimi has reported the financial relationships with the companies listed below. 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.

Consulting and/or Speaking. Dr. Caimi receives fees of $5,000 or more per year as a paid consultant, speaker or member of an advisory committee for the following companies:

  • ADC Therapeutics

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.

* Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists subscribe to the guidance presented in the PhRMA Code on Interactions with Healthcare Professionals and the AdvaMed Code of Ethics on Interactions with Health Care Professionals. As such, gifts of substantial value are generally prohibited.

Patient Satisfaction Reviews

120 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
4.9 out of 5
Explains 4.9
Listens 4.7
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 5
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.9

29 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Jul 15, 2022

Dr. Caimi is a real jewel.

Reviewed on Jul 12, 2022

My wife & I were very impressed with Dr Caimi's knowledge & professionalism .. He was very thorough with his analysis and options for treatment

Reviewed on May 27, 2022

I was referred to Dr. Caimi from Dr. Tse at MetroHealth Medical Center. Kay Pierson, Administrative Coordinator could not have been more supportive and helpful while I waited for Insurance Approval.

Reviewed on May 27, 2022

Dr. Caimi was very professional, knowledgeable very caring and encouraging.

Reviewed on May 13, 2022

I really appreciate Dr. Caimi's thoughtfulness. I always feel like he has my back.

Reviewed on May 10, 2022

Excellent Doctor, very thorough and kind.

Reviewed on Apr 26, 2022

Every step of the way was excellent especially so with Dr. Caimi and his staff.

Reviewed on Apr 26, 2022

Always provided me with the utmost care n concerns. Always answers all my questions.He is the best doctor, couldn't ask for anyone better. Takes good care of me.

Reviewed on Apr 22, 2022

Dr. Caimi is a wonderful hematology oncologist. He listens to my concerns and questions and takes time to answer everything! I know he is extremely busy but I never feel rushed in our appointments. I can't say enough good things about him!

Reviewed on Mar 25, 2022

I feel I'm in GREAT HANDS with Doctor

Reviewed on Mar 11, 2022

Everything for my 1st visit went smoothly. Everyone was very nice and helpful. Dr. Caimi was thoughtful, compassionate, and nice

Reviewed on Mar 11, 2022

Dr. Caimi and student were very nice . Gave me time to state concerns I had. Asked if I or my husband had any questions to address. Not rushing us which is always a good thing.

Reviewed on Feb 25, 2022

We all really liked the doctor

Reviewed on Feb 8, 2022

Dr. Paolo Caimi is a very excellent hematologist/oncologist with very excellent medical knowledge and skills to treat me with compassion and caring manner.

Reviewed on Jan 28, 2022

Dr. Caimi listens intently, responds intelligently, and compationately cares for me.

Reviewed on Jan 25, 2022

This was the first time to meet Dr. Caami. I was very impressed with his kind, friendly personality. I spoke very clearly. Asked questions concerning my health, and just some nice "get to know you" conversation. I am glad that he took over for someone who was equally as good.

Reviewed on Jan 18, 2022

Excellent. Dr. Caimi has taken exceptional care of me through my treatment and I therefore followed him from uh to ccf for ongoing care.

Reviewed on Dec 7, 2021

I have a lot of respect for Dr. Caimi and am glad to have him as my doctor. I feel like he will always be looking out for the latest and my best treatment options.

Reviewed on Dec 7, 2021

My physician is Dr. Paola Caimi. He is one of the nicest, kindest doctors I have ever met (I'm 72, I've met a lot). He is timely, polite, knowledgeable, and caring. He does NOT try "to get out of the room as fast as possible." He is patient and stays to answer all questions and concerns.

Reviewed on Nov 30, 2021

Dr. Caimi consulted with us for over an hour. He was kind and thorough and went to great lengths to explain our current situation and care options. He was very respectful of our concerns.

Reviewed on Nov 19, 2021

Dr. Caimi is a super star

Reviewed on Nov 11, 2021

Dr Caimi could not have been more professional or caring

Reviewed on Oct 29, 2021

Dr. Caimi is an excellent physician. I transferred my medical records when he moved from University Hospitals.

Reviewed on Oct 12, 2021

Dr. Caimi is the most caring and knowledgeable physician and I followed him from uh to see him at ccf

Reviewed on Oct 8, 2021

Our visit with the doctor was excellent.

Reviewed on Oct 5, 2021

The quality and care of everyone at Cleveland Clinic, especially my Doctor's, and staff is above all other's. I appreciate them all.

Reviewed on Oct 5, 2021

I'm looking forward to moving forward and getting better thanks to my team of doctors and everyone else involved

Reviewed on Sep 17, 2021

The Doctor and the Resident we saw were very knowledgeable and helpful. They made us feel comfortable and overall the visit was great.

Reviewed on Sep 17, 2021

The Doctor answered any questions that we had and was very helpful.

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