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

49 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Dec 22, 2020

I think Dr.Goshe is the very best.

Reviewed on Dec 1, 2020

Dr. Goshe is personable and professional. He is a great example of the world class care that you receive from the CCF.

Reviewed on Nov 24, 2020

Tina and dr goshe are the best

Reviewed on Nov 12, 2020

Dr. Goshe is an outstanding clinician and professional.I have the utmost respect for him and his clinical recommendations.

Reviewed on Nov 3, 2020

Dr. Goshe is the most excellent/ compassionate/ kindest Doctor I have ever met. Not in a hurry and always took the time to answer my questions

Reviewed on Sep 29, 2020

Dr. Goshe is an excellent doctor. He always answers my questions and explains things so I can understand. I would recommend him to other patients. I also was there the afternoon the debate was going on fearing how I was going to get out of there with driving (no problems at all) I was impressed. Thank you

Reviewed on Sep 29, 2020

I have recommended Dr. Goshe to other family.

Reviewed on Sep 17, 2020

As usual, my total experience was a perfect 10. Just keep Dr Goshe at CC

Reviewed on Sep 17, 2020

Dr. Goshe is a very good doctor. He has a natural propensity of helping others. I am very satisfied with his service.

Reviewed on Sep 16, 2020

Dr Goshe is very busy and it's hard to schedule appointments with him but his team ALWAYS finds a way to fit me in on his schedule when I am in need of immediate attention. The Clinic is lucky to have him, he is one of the best physician's I have encountered in my 30 years of being a patient at the CC

Reviewed on Sep 16, 2020

Dr Goshe is amazing. He is patient, compassionate and very candid with the plan of action. The Clinic is very fortunate to have him on their team....

Reviewed on Sep 8, 2020

Dr. Goshe excels in courtesy, kindness, patience, and professionalism.

Reviewed on Sep 2, 2020

I had a great first experience with Dr. Goshe. I had been very nervous about my appointment and he put me at ease. We discussed all of my options for treatment, and I could tell that he was an expert in his field. I am glad to have him as my new eye doctor along with Dr. Perry.

Reviewed on Aug 27, 2020

Dr. Goshe provided superb care, and was very responsive and completely discussed and answered all questions. Wonderful outcome, and pleasant experience. Thank you....

Reviewed on Aug 25, 2020

Dr. Goshe is an outstanding and caring Dr. He doesn't make you feel rushed and answers all your question. So glad he was there to help with my conditions. All the Interns are very fortunate to have him as a teacher. The nurses are all great too!!

Reviewed on Aug 18, 2020

I always had a very good experience Dr Goshie and staff are spot on

Reviewed on Aug 18, 2020

Dr. Goshe is an excellent doctor. He has helped me for years.

Reviewed on Aug 11, 2020

Everything went well. Dr. Goshe was very pleasant and understanding of my concerns..

Reviewed on Aug 11, 2020

Dr Goshe is professional, thorough, and handled my concerns very well.

Reviewed on Aug 6, 2020

v much appreciate Cleveland Clinic's Drs , nurses , all staff and especially Dr Goshe !

Reviewed on Aug 6, 2020

I love Dr Goshe and what he's done for my vision. I'm beyond grateful and you're very lucky to have him on your staff.

Reviewed on Aug 6, 2020

Dr Goshe is Wonderful

Reviewed on Aug 6, 2020

We love *Dr. Goshe and every assistant we've had there. Everyone we've encountered has shown respect, talked to us like regular human beings and has had excellent "bed side manner."

Reviewed on Aug 4, 2020

I feel very fortunate to meet Dr. Goshe. He's one of the best doctors I've met. He's very positive and encouraging. Thank you Dr. Goshe

Reviewed on Aug 4, 2020

dr. goshe is the best. he combines exceptional skills with great interpersonal abilities that inspires confidence

Reviewed on Aug 4, 2020

if there was a stellar choice I would give it to Dr. Jeffrey and his staff !!

Reviewed on Jul 28, 2020

Dr Goshe had a young doctor with him and both Dr Goshe and the young man were very caring and good at explaining what they saw in my eye.

Reviewed on Jul 21, 2020

IDr Goshe always takes time to explain things to me & answers my list of questions.

Reviewed on Jul 21, 2020

I am happy that I have Dr Goshe as my surgeon & my doctor. He explains & answers my concerns. I have complete conference in him.

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.

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