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Education & Professional Highlights
Education & Fellowships
Fellowship - Stanford University Medical Center
Heart Lung - Lung Transplant
Palo Alto, CA USA
Fellowship - Rush Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center
Pulmonary Critical Care
Chicago, IL USA
Residency - Cook County Hospital
Chicago, IL USA
Medical Education - University of Ibadan Faculty of Medicine
Research & Publications
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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 2/16/2021, Dr. Akindipe 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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150 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.
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23 Patient Comments
Reviewed on Jan 14, 2021
Dr Akindipe is the kind of doctor patients dream about: he was sympathetic, straight forward, and showed a genuine interest in my situation. His description of the surgery, its benefits and risks and whether it was right for me answered all my questions and some questions I hadn't known to ask. I would recommend Dr Akindipe to anyone considering a lung transplant.
Reviewed on Dec 28, 2020
I have had only positive results with this doctor.
Reviewed on Dec 17, 2020
Dr. Akindpe provides competence and confidence. I have appreciated his care and concerns for me.
Reviewed on Dec 2, 2020
Dr. Akindipe is a good listener, and always answers concerns or issue that I have.
Reviewed on Oct 28, 2020
It was great to have an in-person transplant follow-up appointment with Dr. Akindipe as the exam and other aspects offer greater care than a video appointment. Dr. Akindipe provided excellent care and overall assessment and plan of ongoing care.
Reviewed on Oct 28, 2020
the Dr is very knowledgeable and professional. I am very happy with the Dr
Reviewed on Oct 6, 2020
Dr Akindipie is truly amazing. I could not be happier with his care. I feel truly blessed to have him as a member of my provider team at CC.
Reviewed on Sep 17, 2020
He's the best doctor in my lineup! a professional when I need one make me feel comfortable when I'm anxious I would recommend this doctor and team to everyone who needs him
Reviewed on Sep 10, 2020
Doctor was very professional,extremely smart and kind
Reviewed on Aug 17, 2020
I love Dr Akindipe. He's so easy to talk to and understands what I'm talking about.
Reviewed on Aug 3, 2020
Love Dr. Akindepa
Reviewed on Jun 17, 2020
Doctors, nurses and administrators at the Cleveland Clinic are very courteous, caring and knowledgeable.
Reviewed on Jun 15, 2020
very happy with the virtual appointment and Dr. Akindepe
Reviewed on Jun 11, 2020
Dr. Akindipie is an amazing physician. I couldn't be happier about his care.
Reviewed on Jun 4, 2020
Dr. OKINDEPE is wonderful. Every doctor we have seen has been great.
Reviewed on May 4, 2020
Dr. Akindipe truly communicates, giving you confidence your health is being managed in the highest level.
Reviewed on May 1, 2020
Reviewed on Apr 14, 2020
Reviewed on Apr 13, 2020
Dr. Akindipethe is always an excellent care provider. This was our first virtual visit. He explained the quality and impression of my X-Ray done locally and uploaded to CC. He stated my x-rays of my lungs were totally clear and compared nearly the same as the x-rays at my last visit in October 2019.
Reviewed on Mar 11, 2020
Dr. Akindipie is a fantastic physician and a very good man
Reviewed on Mar 11, 2020
Dr. Akindipe is an excellent doctor. I like his calm and through maner. He answers all my questions. A good choice.
Reviewed on Mar 9, 2020
Dr Akindipe is the most caring Physician and the best communicator I have ever encountered. he has been very direct throughout the entire evaluation and post surgery. I owe more to him than I could ever repay.
Reviewed on Mar 4, 2020
The Dr really showed concern about my health
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