Treatment & Services
- Arthritic Knee Conditions
- General Orthopaedics
- Joint Aspiration
- Joint Injections
- Medical Orthopaedics
- Musculoskeletal Evaluation
- Non Operative Treatment Of Arthritis, Fractures, Sprains And General Orthopaedics
- Non-Operative Adult Orthopaedics
Specialty in Diseases & Conditions
- Arthritic Knee Problems
- Arthritis Of The Hip
- Arthritis Of The Knee
- Arthritis of the Thumb Base
- Arthritis of the Wrist & Hand
- Hand and Wrist Arthritis
- Hand and Wrist Injuries
- Hand Problems
- Hip Pain
- Knee Cartilage Injury
- Knee Injuries
- Knee Joint Disorders
- Knee Ligament Injuries
- Knee Pain
- Knee Problems
- Leg Pain
- Musculoskeletal Pain
- Orthopaedic Injuries
- Osteoarthritis Of The Hips And Knees In The Elderly
- Painful Joints
- Shoulder Arthritis
- Shoulder Problems
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Education & Professional Highlights
Education & Fellowships
Fellowship - Lutheran Hospital
Musculoskeletal Orthopaedic Surgery
Cleveland, OH USA
Residency - Huron Hospital
Cleveland, OH USA
Internship - Huron Hospital - CCHS
Cleveland, OH USA
Medical School - University of New Mexico Health Science Center
Hand Research Fellow Dept. Ortho & Rehab
Albuquerque, NM USA
Medical School - Juntendo University School of Medicine
Medical School - Hirosaki University School of Medicine
- Internal Medicine
Non-operative care of degenerative joint disease, prevention and treatment of orthopaedic injuries, treatment of hip, knee, hand, elbow and shoulder problems
Research & Publications
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As of 6/13/2016, Dr. Umeda 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.
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85 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||4.8|
|Knows Medical History||4.4|
|Time Spent with Patient||4.8|
|Patient Rating of Doctor||4.6|
5 Patient Comments
Reviewed on Mar 24, 2017
all the information was given in a way I could completely understand and I was given opportunities to ask questions and given thorough answers, I felt the Dr and staff were willing to give me the time I needed.
Reviewed on Mar 20, 2017
Dr. Yuji Umeda is an excellent physician who cares about his patients. Highly recommended.
Reviewed on Dec 14, 2016
I hope that he remains available and I would call him first if an incident caused injury as I know from experience that the remedy is recommendable.
Reviewed on Nov 23, 2016
Dr. Umeda and his team were fantastic. Thank you ALL!
Reviewed on Sep 27, 2016
I will travel across the United States to see Dr. Umeda EVERY time I need help with my hands until he retires! He is SO careful, caring and precise.
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