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Education & Professional Highlights
Education & Fellowships
Residency - University of Michigan Health System
Ann Arbor, MI USA
Medical School - Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
Cleveland, OH USA
Undergraduate - Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland, OH USA
- Internal Medicine
Research & Publications
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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 11/9/2017, 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.
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.
91 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||5|
|Knows Medical History||4.7|
|Time Spent with Patient||4.9|
|Patient Rating of Doctor||4.9|
9 Patient Comments
Reviewed on Jun 13, 2018
my doctor is always attentive and caring
Reviewed on Apr 23, 2018
Dr. Griesmer is excellent for my needs. I was his patient for years, then is hospice for 6 months, and now back with him as my provider.
Reviewed on Apr 17, 2018
I had to cancel an appointment with another doctor because I had an out-of-town emergency that came up and I needed to get my physical in. I couldn't get in with that other doctor so they gave me this doctor instead. he was really great and his front desk staff person was exceptionally nice and friendly
Reviewed on Apr 16, 2018
Dr. Griesmer's clinic was kind, caring professional. Dr. Griesmer is obviously intelligent and caring. He spoke to me with kindness and concern making sure I understood him. I felt welcome in the office and had an excellent experience. This is the way patients should be cared for at The Cleveland Clinic. Thank you Dr. Griesmer and your staff.
Reviewed on Apr 16, 2018
Dr. Griesmer kept me informed throughout the entire exam. He took the time to explain what he was doing and and how he came to his diagnosis. He told me how to take the medication he prescribed and what to expect from it. He sent me a mychart message to see how I was feeling and asked I let him know if I had any concerns
Reviewed on Jan 8, 2018
*Dr. Griesmer is a very caring dr. who listens to the patient and speaks in terms I can understand. He is knowledgeable about my health conditions.
Reviewed on Aug 3, 2017
I am so happy *Dr. Griesmer changed locations and moved to Bainbridge! At the old location I could never get an appointment with him timely and always waited for a while in the waiting area prior to the appointment when I did.
Reviewed on Jul 11, 2017
Dr griesmer is the best.
Reviewed on Jul 8, 2017
Dr. Griesmer has excellent communication skills; feel he genuinely cares about my health (has a excellent approach to medicine & patient care.
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