Department Ophthalmology
Primary Location Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon Yes
Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Primary Location

Cleveland Clinic Main Campus

Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Cataract Surgery
  • Corneal Surgery
  • Corneal Transplant
  • Ophthalmic Reconstructive Surgery
  • Ophthalmic Surgery
  • Ophthalmology
View all 6 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Anterior Ocular Disease
  • Astigmatism
  • Blepharitis
  • Cataracts
  • Corneal Disease
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Inflammations
  • Eye Injuries
  • Fast Facts: Conjunctivitis
  • Herpetic Eye Disease
  • Ocular Allergies
View all 12 Specialties +


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About Jeffrey Goshe, MD

Jeffrey Goshe, MD, joined Cleveland Clinic Cole Eye Institute after completing a fellowship in Cornea and External Disease at the Devers Eye Institute in Portland, Oregon. During his fellowship, Dr. Goshe trained with Mark A. Terry, MD, a world-renowned leader in cornea transplantation.

Dr. Goshe is actively researching corneal transplantation techniques and has published peer-reviewed journal articles on Descemet's Membrane Endothelial Keratoplasty (DMEK), Descemet's Stripping Automated Endothelial Keratoplasty (DSAEK) and Deep Anterior Lamellar Keratoplasty (DALK). He completed his ophthalmology residency at Cole Eye Institute, where he was elected Chief Resident, served on the Resident Education Committee, and won the Best Resident Paper/Presentation Award at the 2009 Cole Eye Institute Annual Research & Alumni Meeting. Dr. Goshe graduated from Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, where he was inducted into Alpha Omega Alpha.

Dr. Goshe served as Assistant Residency Program Director from 2011 – 2014 and was named the Residency Program Director in 2014.  He also has served as a Content Expert in Cornea and External Disease for the American Academy of Ophthalmology Self-Assessment Commitment since 2013.  Dr. Goshe is a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society.

Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - Devers Eye Institute
Ophthalmology Cornea External Disease
Portland, OR USA

Residency - Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH USA

Internship - Akron City Hospital
Internal Medicine
Akron, OH USA

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

Undergraduate - Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland, OH USA


  • Ophthalmology
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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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 7/11/2020, Dr. Goshe 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. Goshe receives fees of $5,000 or more per year as a paid consultant, speaker or member of an advisory committee for the following companies:

  • Dompe

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

254 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
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.9
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.9

56 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Jun 30, 2020

dr Goshe is a fantastic very caring doctor. Would recommend him to anyone

Reviewed on Jun 16, 2020

Dr. Goshe made me feel as though he truly cared about my condition and concerns, so yes, I was very pleased.

Reviewed on Jun 4, 2020

I have also sent my sister to Dr. Goshe for similar familial problems.

Reviewed on Jun 4, 2020

Dr. Goshe responded very thoroughly concerning my cancer treatment as it was affecting my sight. He anticipated my concerns and put me at ease.

Reviewed on Jun 2, 2020

Love Dr. Goshe!

Reviewed on May 28, 2020

Dr. Goshe is the greatest !!!! I have complete confidence in him and he has helped me in many ways. He is very knowledgeable and I especially appreciate that he explains everything thoroughly and answers all of my questions.

Reviewed on May 19, 2020

Dr. Goshe spends a lot of time addressing all my questions and discussing treatment. I have already recommended him to several people.

Reviewed on May 19, 2020

My calls are returned immediately by Dr. Goshe, Tina and his team. When I am experiencing eye pain, his team gets me an appointment immediately.

Reviewed on May 14, 2020

Dr Goshe is a pride to the medical profession

Reviewed on Apr 21, 2020

very pleased with my visit. Dr. Goshe is excellent in taking care of my eye problems.

Reviewed on Apr 21, 2020

Dr. Goshe always takes his time and always answers my list of questions.

Reviewed on Apr 3, 2020

We would 10/10 recommend *Dr. Goshe to anyone with _____ problems. He is efficient at what he does and is an excellent physician with an even better bedside manner!

Reviewed on Mar 17, 2020

Just a long wait, but that is probably a tribute to Dr. Goshe's success with patients.

Reviewed on Mar 17, 2020

Dr. Goshe is always wonderful!

Reviewed on Mar 12, 2020

I'm very pleased with the care that I received from doctor Goshe. he is excellent. very professional and very caring. I freely recommend him to friends and acquaintances.

Reviewed on Feb 20, 2020

Dr. Goshe is ALWAYS professional and kind. He explains well, is efficient, and knowledgeable.

Reviewed on Feb 11, 2020

Dr. gosh I hay's always been very thorough when examining my eyes. And he will take care of any problems

Reviewed on Feb 11, 2020

Service provided by the care giver or the physician are just wonderful and I am in general having wonderful experience.

Reviewed on Jan 17, 2020

explained everything so I could understand it! answered all my questions directly! didn't talk in circles like most doctors! very happy with him!

Reviewed on Jan 10, 2020

Dr. Goshe's secretary, Tina, was the one who fit me into Dr. Goshe's schedule. Without her help, I would never have met my insurance deadline. I am very grateful for her assistance.

Reviewed on Dec 3, 2019

I have suffered from my illness for 47 years. In all that time Dr. Goshe has been the finest provider I have received care from. He is kind,thoughtful and displays expert skills as a provider.

Reviewed on Dec 3, 2019

I am very pleased with Dr Goshe

Reviewed on Dec 3, 2019

I was an add on for the day but did not have to wait. Well taken care of by the staff and Dr Goshe. Dr Goshe called me the next day with results of tests.

Reviewed on Nov 19, 2019

Dr. Goshe is very skilled and has excellent bedside manner. pre-op and Post-op nurses were excellent as well and I commend them both for their care and sensitivity to making me comfortable. one was Rachel and can?t remember the other name.

Reviewed on Nov 19, 2019

Dr Goshe is a "rock star" the only problem is his availability, he is SO GOOD that it is difficult to get on his schedule

Reviewed on Nov 14, 2019

Dr Goshe is great

Reviewed on Nov 12, 2019

Dr Goshe was really great. Explained procedure very well.

Reviewed on Nov 7, 2019

Well pleased with the team work between *Dr. Roth and *Dr. Goshe. *Dr. Goshe was very patient and understanding with my problem and willing to help in the future if I need him.

Reviewed on Oct 31, 2019

Dr. Goshe was outstanding. I hope he operates as well.

Reviewed on Oct 31, 2019

good doctor is excellent his secretary Tina is the best

Reviewed on Oct 30, 2019

Dr. Goshe is a wonderful doctor. Extremely helpful and caring. I trust him 100%. Thank you Dr. Goshe for everything.

Reviewed on Oct 29, 2019

Spent more time with the resident than actual provider. Both were efficient & professional but caring.

Reviewed on Oct 17, 2019

patient is in a wheelchair and we were able to stay in the room instead of going out and waiting for the dr and coming back in again. thanks that was very much appreciate d.

Reviewed on Oct 17, 2019

I am so grateful and so appreciative of Dr Goshe and his kindness ,compassion and skills and feel that I am in the best of care!!!! I really appreciate his patience when I try to communicate my eye concerns and altho I may have a bit of a wait to see him at my appointments , I know that if he takes quality time with all his patients hat's fine with me as I truly appreciate any of his time he takes with me !

Reviewed on Oct 17, 2019

I have highly recommended Dr Goshe to a good friend and others . Thank you Dr Goshe for your kindness, compassion, patience and your skills and expertise in Fuchs and DMEK and for your care and concern and thoroughness ! I also appreciate the pleasant experience with others that work at Cole Eye !

Reviewed on Oct 8, 2019

Dr. Goshe's office always exceeds my expectations.

Reviewed on Oct 8, 2019

Dr. Goshe and his team consistently exceeds my expectations. I have recommended him to several friends and colleagues.

Reviewed on Oct 1, 2019

This experience, from scheduling with Vince to the surgical staff with an excellent anesthesiologist and support staff, to the post op visit with Dr Goshe, was outstanding. Both the care and concern were superior

Reviewed on Oct 1, 2019

Dr. Ghose is amazing. Very skilled. Kind. Down to earth. Knowledgeable. Compassionate. Very rare find in a physician today. Grateful for all the great care. God bless him.

Reviewed on Sep 24, 2019

my husband has been seeing Dr. Sears for a couple of years & we absolutely love him. so when i found i had cataracts i wanted his opinion. Without any questions Dr. Sears assistant Christine, made appt with Dr Goshe for me since Dr Sears doesnt do cataracts. that was so appreciated. Dr. Goshe was very kind & understanding & i look forward to working with him & his staff. We tell eveyone about Cole Eye Center. thank you

Reviewed on Sep 24, 2019

Dr. Jeff Goshe is the best! excellent bedside manner & brilliant work he has done! very impressed!

Reviewed on Sep 19, 2019

Dr. Goshe is one of the best physicians I have ever seen. He is very knowledgeable, kind and thorough. There is often times a long wait, although it is worth it, as when he meets with you, he spends a tremendous amount of time and I have never felt rushed. Dr. Goshe is a true asset to Cleveland Clinic

Reviewed on Sep 17, 2019

I like Dr. Goshe, because he is very thorough, and always ask me if I have any questions. I would definitely recommend him to my family and friends.

Reviewed on Sep 17, 2019

Dr Goshe isa pro!

Reviewed on Sep 17, 2019

I have recommended Dr. Goshe to others who might have problems similar to mine. I am very satisfied with the care I received and how I was treated.

Reviewed on Sep 12, 2019

We all think Dr Goshe is the very best of physicians and surgeons

Reviewed on Sep 10, 2019

great doctor, very caring and professional

Reviewed on Sep 10, 2019

My experiences with Dr. Jeffrey Goshe and his team have been extremely positive. His care and responsiveness to my concerns went beyond my expectations.

Reviewed on Sep 10, 2019

Dr Goshe is an excellent care provider who exhibits a balance of professionalism and empathy in his patient care that is impressive and satisfying.

Reviewed on Aug 29, 2019

our doctor goshe is a very accommodating doctor. very thorough and caring. the takes time with explaining and examining his patients. recommend all the top rate doctors I have see at the clinic!

Reviewed on Aug 28, 2019

Dr. Goshe is so kind and attentive.

Reviewed on Aug 20, 2019

Dr. Goshe & staff always helpful, courteous & knowledgeable.

Reviewed on Aug 1, 2019

Worth the 4 month wait to see Dr. Goshe, a very caring, confident and informative doctor.

Reviewed on Jul 30, 2019

The Cole Eye Institute and Dr. Goshe are one of the VERY best things that have happened to me! Dr. Goshe is a hero for fixing my eyes! I thank God every day for him and the Institute. All experiences have been wonderful.

Reviewed on Jul 23, 2019

He's the best doctor ever. From the very beginning he made me feel special and told me I'd be able to see. I think the world of Dr. Goshe

Reviewed on Jul 23, 2019

Dr. Goshe is the best. He called me personally to ask about my problem.

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