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Department Ophthalmology
Primary Location Twinsburg Family Health & Surgery Center
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon Yes
Twinsburg Family Health & Surgery Center
Primary Location

Twinsburg Family Health & Surgery Center


Additional Locations

Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Cataract Evaluations
  • Cataract Implant Surgery
  • Combined Cataract And Glaucoma Surgery
  • Diabetic Eye Examinations
  • Diagnostic Ophthalmic Echography (ultrasound)
  • Eye Examinations
  • Full Spectacle and Eyeglass Services
  • Glaucoma Consultations
  • Glaucoma Evaluations
  • Glaucoma Implants
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Laser Treatment of Glaucoma
  • Lens Implant
  • Multifocal Intraocular Lenses
  • Ophthalmic Surgery
  • Ophthalmology
  • Phacoemulsification
  • Post Surgical Exams
View all 18 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Adult Glaucomas
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Astigmatism
  • Blepharitis
  • Cataracts
  • Combined Glaucoma
  • Corneal Abrasion
  • Diabetes
  • Eye Care Facts for Older Americans
  • Eye Infections
  • Farsightedness
  • Fast Facts: Conjunctivitis
  • Floaters And Flashes
  • Herpetic Eye Disease
  • Iritis
  • Monitoring Drug/ocular Toxicity
  • Myopia (Nearsightedness)
  • Ocular Allergies
  • Ocular Pathology
  • Presbyopia
  • Red Eye
  • Refractive Errors
  • Visual Field Loss
View all 23 Specialties +


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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - Emory Eye Clinic
Atlanta, GA USA

Residency - University of Illinois at Chicago Medical Center
Chicago, IL USA

Medical Education - Albany Medical College
Albany, NY USA

Undergraduate - Union College
Schenectady, NY USA


  • Ophthalmology
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

See publications for Shalini Sood-Mendiratta, MD.

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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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 9/18/2020, Dr. Sood-Mendiratta 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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Patient Satisfaction Reviews

464 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 4.8
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.9
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.9

59 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Feb 2, 2021

dr.. Sood was great

Reviewed on Jan 28, 2021

Dr. Sood, is great! Always concerned about my questions and gives me her opinion/thoughts and next steps!

Reviewed on Jan 7, 2021

always impressed by dr sood's caring for me as person, not just another patient. followup when needed above andbeyond

Reviewed on Dec 29, 2020

I saw a lot of doctors about my condition as i feared going blind... I then was told about Doctor Sood and me her now twice... I knew I landed on the best doctor I had ever seen... she is kind and great... I am looking to her to save my sight...

Reviewed on Dec 4, 2020

Dr. Sood was so kind to fit me in despite a crowded schedule

Reviewed on Dec 3, 2020

very satisfied with Dr. Food. have been seeing her for years.

Reviewed on Nov 24, 2020

Dr. Sood is an excellent professional. She shows a uncharacteristic caring for her patients. In turn we have recommended her to friends and family.

Reviewed on Nov 12, 2020

Dr. Sood is my favorite physician. her kindness and patience and compassion are equal to her knowledge and skill. She is outstanding

Reviewed on Nov 6, 2020

Dr. Sood is always great in providing information

Reviewed on Oct 27, 2020

dr Sood is the best!

Reviewed on Oct 22, 2020

Dr. Sood was thorough and understanding of my concerns

Reviewed on Oct 22, 2020

Had to schedule more than a year between appointments because of doctor's busy schedule

Reviewed on Oct 13, 2020

All Good - Great Doctor. Very much an in charge person - taking charge - giving good direction and letting you know what is going on with your health care.

Reviewed on Oct 13, 2020

Excellent Doctor- would recommend her to anyone else.

Reviewed on Oct 13, 2020

Dr. Sood did a thorough exam. of my eye and answered all of my questions. An excellent service *****

Reviewed on Oct 6, 2020

Dr. Sood and her staff were efficient, caring and a pleasure to work with.

Reviewed on Oct 1, 2020

I think Dr. Mendiratta is just the best! Vision is unbelievably the best it's ever been!!!!!!!!

Reviewed on Sep 18, 2020

Dr. Sood-Mendiratta is a rock star.

Reviewed on Sep 15, 2020

impressed with doctor and staff

Reviewed on Sep 11, 2020

Dr. Sood was extremely good. very helpful and kind.

Reviewed on Sep 8, 2020

My provider was very personable and professional. Dr. Sood called me next day with her concerns of my test results to ask that I come back sooner so that we can follow-up with treatment to help control my Glaucoma better.

Reviewed on Sep 3, 2020

I have recommended Dr. Sood. she is thorough, kind, and well- skilled.

Reviewed on Sep 3, 2020

Dr. Snoo is Excellent

Reviewed on Sep 3, 2020

Dr. Sood is very honest with me about my options and choices regarding my glaucoma treatment.

Reviewed on Aug 28, 2020

yes I have told my sister about my care there she wants to see my doctor

Reviewed on Aug 18, 2020

Dr Chen (?) was excellent

Reviewed on Aug 11, 2020

great doctor very professional

Reviewed on Aug 1, 2020

Dr Sood is an outstanding physician and I will recommend her practice to everyone I know

Reviewed on Jul 31, 2020

Dr. Sood and her staff are outstanding!

Reviewed on Jul 30, 2020

Dr. Sood is excellent. It is always a pleasure meeting with her. I have extreme confidence in her ability to manage my eye care.

Reviewed on Jul 21, 2020

Dr. Sood is amazing. I did not like my provider that I had at main campus and switched to Dr. Sood two years ago. I have referred her to several of my friends who now see her as well. She listens, is compassionate, and thorough.

Reviewed on Jun 26, 2020

Dr. Sood is superb - always attentive and goes the extra mile to make sure the patient gets what he needs. She dealt with the pharmacy a couple times this past week to get an alternative for a medication they could not obtain. Wonderful!

Reviewed on Jun 25, 2020

Excellent physician!

Reviewed on Jun 23, 2020

Dr. Sood is a wonderful doctor. She is incredibly knowledgeable, compassionate, and efficient. I am so glad and lucky to be a patient of Dr. Sood's.

Reviewed on Jun 23, 2020

Provider is excellent,v.caring,Professional & explains well spending adequate time. Will recommend her to my family& friends.

Reviewed on Jun 18, 2020

I have been seeing Dr. Sood-Mendiratta for over a year and she is absolutely the best in skills, caring and communication.

Reviewed on Jun 11, 2020

Excellent care and service by Dr. Sood and staff!

Reviewed on Jun 11, 2020

i would travel anywhere to see dr sood! she is the best with my son's care

Reviewed on Jun 9, 2020

I would rate all of above as "Excellent" for Dr Sood. She is knowledgeable, kind, and her treatments are effective. She has operated on my eyes and results are excellent as well.

Reviewed on Jun 9, 2020

I have recommendedCOLE EYE BEACHWOOD to others. And I would recommend Dr Sood to any friends or family who have need of her practice areas.

Reviewed on Jun 4, 2020

Wereally like Dr. Sood. She is highly analytical and offers many different scenarios for my mother's treatment of her glaucoma. She answers all questions we through at her. She was accommodating in regard to perhaps scheduling surgery in the future as well! Thoroughly professional.

Reviewed on May 28, 2020

Dr Sood always professional, knowledgeable.

Reviewed on May 15, 2020

Dr Sood and all staff members were courteous and helpful

Reviewed on May 12, 2020

Dr. Sood is an excellent doctor. She is on top of my medical needs.

Reviewed on May 8, 2020

Dr Sood is THE best!

Reviewed on May 5, 2020


Reviewed on Apr 28, 2020

Dr. Sood is always attentive and very caring. We feel very confident in her as Jim's physician and her recommendations and care.

Reviewed on Apr 28, 2020

Dr Sood is amazing ! I respect her professionalism and her expertise and appreciate her sensitivity and kindness

Reviewed on Apr 17, 2020

Dr. Sood is a very caring doctor

Reviewed on Apr 16, 2020

my dr sood is great.caring and thorough and has patience. always go over everything.she is wonderful. i her and appreciate her.

Reviewed on Apr 14, 2020

Dr. Sood is my eye surgeon and optometrist. I am always happy to see her .She is very reassuring and informative. She has called my home prior to surgery to give further explanation of all the procedures. APPLAUSE, APPLAUSE!!

Reviewed on Apr 14, 2020

Dr Sood personally returned my call

Reviewed on Apr 14, 2020

Dr Sood is thorough and compassionate

Reviewed on Mar 31, 2020

Dr. Sood and her team are exceptional with their care and help. I will highly recommend Dr. Sood and her team.

Reviewed on Mar 26, 2020

Dr Sood and her staff were all very pleasant and made me feel at ease.

Reviewed on Mar 10, 2020

excellent doctor

Reviewed on Mar 6, 2020

I want to thank Dr. Sood's nurse for Patiently answering my questions in order for me to understand the chart that was given to me

Reviewed on Mar 6, 2020

Dr. Sood is the best!!

Reviewed on Mar 3, 2020

Recommended *Dr. Sood to 2 friends - Both made appointments and now use her on a regular basis.

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