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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

  • Cancer Center
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Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Cancer
  • Hematology
  • Melanoma
  • Merkel Cell
  • Oncology
  • Prostate Cancer
View all 6 Specialties +


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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - The Ohio State University Hospitals
Columbus, OH USA

Fellowship - Ohio State University Hospital (Columbus)
Columbus, Oh United States (Archived)

Residency - The Ohio State University Hospitals
Internal Medicine
Columbus, OH USA

Residency - Ohio State University Hospital (Columbus)
Internal Medicine
Columbus, Oh United States (Archived)

Internship - Ohio State University Hospital (Columbus)
Internal Medicine
Columbus, Oh United States (Archived)

Medical Education - Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine
Rootstown, OH USA

Undergraduate - Youngstown State University
Youngstown, OH USA

Undergraduate - Youngstown State University (Ohio)
Youngstown, Oh

Medical Education - Northeast Ohio Medical University - Rootstown
Rootstown, Oh United States (Archived)

Medical Education - Northeastern Ohio Medical University - Rootstown
Rootstown, OH USA

Fellowship - Ohio State Medical Center

Internship - University Hospitals of Cleveland Health System, Cleveland, OH


  • Internal Medicine
  • Internal Medicine - Medical Oncology
  • Internal Medicine - Hematology

Specialty Interests

Breast cancer, colon cancer, lung cancer, lymphoma, cancer

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

See publications for Donald Eicher, MD.

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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 1/17/2021, Dr. Eicher 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.

* 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

115 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
4.8 out of 5
Explains 4.8
Listens 5
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.8
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.8

13 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Oct 7, 2021

Dr. Richer was compassionate and explained everything very clearly. I was very pleased with the visit. He addressed all my concerns. I didn't feel rushed. He was caring understanding.

Reviewed on Sep 24, 2021

Dr. Eicher listens so very well. He was calm and thoughtful as he answered our questions and concerns.

Reviewed on Jul 28, 2021

Dr. Eichar has been phenomenal in all of these categories.

Reviewed on May 7, 2021

My wife and I were very grateful--and pleased--to have met with Dr. Eicher. He very carefully explained procedures and options, and patiently took time to answer our questions.

Reviewed on Mar 31, 2021

Dr Donald Eicher And Ann Yurco Are Excellent Communicators

Reviewed on Mar 11, 2021

Dr. Eicher is an excellent doctor and has been working diligently on my father's case. He returns calls and follow up on issues we have with other oncologist. Great doctor!

Reviewed on Mar 11, 2021

Dr. Eicher is an excellent doctor and has been working diligently on my father's case. He follows up on different complicated issues and discusses with my father's other doctors. He is great! Thank you, Dr. Eicher!!!!

Reviewed on Mar 11, 2021

I would recommend the Cleveland clinic and Dr. Eicher to anyone! I had been going to a clinic in Columbus where my oncologist ended up telling me there was nothing else they could do for me and to enjoy the time I have left with my kids. I decided to go to the Cleveland clinic on the recommendation of a friend from a support group. Dr. Eicher gave me options I didn't even know were available to me! For the first time in a very long time I have hope for my future and the future of my family.

Reviewed on Mar 10, 2021

dr Eicher is very courteous and very professional with his responses regarding my questions on the cancer and treatments.

Reviewed on Feb 25, 2021

Dr Eicher and his staff were amazing. From the very nice, friendly lady who checked us in, to the triage nurse they were welcoming. My best compliment goes to Dr Eicher who never seemed rushed and answered all my questions. The only complaint I have is the valet parking, having never done this, they were kinda rude and the ticket lady, never ever looked up from her phone call while we were checking out.

Reviewed on Jan 28, 2021

Dr Eicher was very professional and knowledgeable and spent quite a bit of time with us we felt very informed after our visit

Reviewed on Jan 15, 2021

Dr Eicher is professional and personal

Reviewed on Nov 27, 2020

Dr. Eicher and his staff are second to none. Would recommend to anyone who would need his services and care.

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