Brendan Griesmer, MD

Department Community Internal Medicine
Primary Location Independence Family Health Center
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon No
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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights

Appointed
2012

Education & Fellowships

Residency - University of Michigan Health System
Internal Medicine
Ann Arbor, MI USA
2006

Medical School - Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
Cleveland, OH USA
2003

Undergraduate - Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland, OH USA
1999

Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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As of 10/10/2016, Dr. Griesmer 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

122 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
Listens 5
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 5
Knows Medical History 4.7
Time Spent with Patient 4.9
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.4

8 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Mar 16, 2017

I have had no bad experience with this Dr or his staff

Reviewed on Jan 26, 2017

very comforting manner, understood I was scared and answered all of my questions and concerns

Reviewed on Aug 15, 2016

All good - thank you. I love my doctor.

Reviewed on Aug 15, 2016

Dr. Griesmer is on top of things and he has helped me tremendously the two visits I have seen him by providing solutions to my health problems. I am grateful to him for helping resolve my health concerns.

Reviewed on Jul 11, 2016

Dr. Brandon Gresmir is one of the best doctor.

Reviewed on Jul 7, 2016

Dr. G is very informative, takes plenty of time, is very empathic, and shows geniune concern. I'm lucky to have him for my personal health care

Reviewed on May 23, 2016

Actively involved me in my healthcare decisions. I appreciate the opportunity to have a role in managing my health.

Reviewed on May 16, 2016

very good

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