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Department Ophthalmology
Primary Location North Ridgeville Cole Eye
Type of Doctor Both Adults and Children & Adolescents
Languages English
Surgeon No
Locations
North Ridgeville Cole Eye
Primary Location

North Ridgeville Cole Eye

Appointment:
440.327.1050
Desk:
440.327.1050
Fax:
440.327.1075

Additional Locations

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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights

Appointed
2012

Education & Fellowships

Residency - University of Houston College of Optometry, BBEC
Ocular Disease
Dallas, TX USA
2009

Medical Education - The Ohio State University College of Optometry
OD
Columbus, OH USA
2008

Undergraduate - Miami University
Oxford, OH USA
2004

Medical Education - The Ohio State University College of Optometry

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

See publications for Abby Yarham, OD.

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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 9/1/2021, Dr. Yarham 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.

Patient Satisfaction Reviews

205 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

22 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Oct 11, 2021

I got to see the doctor very quickly.

Reviewed on Oct 11, 2021

The doctor was very good at her job I definitely would definitely recommend her to anyone.

Reviewed on Oct 1, 2021

Dr Yarham is always friendly and professional. She listens and responds clearly.

Reviewed on Sep 7, 2021

Dr. Abby explained the procedure and why I needed the test and a base level while starting a new medication.

Reviewed on Sep 3, 2021

We love Dr Dahbar & his physician assistant

Reviewed on Sep 1, 2021

Dr. Yarham is a superior eye doctor.

Reviewed on Aug 11, 2021

Excellent Dr.!

Reviewed on Jul 30, 2021

My regular eye doctor (opthamologist) wasn't available so his office assisted me to get a prompt appointment in a fast and professional manner with another clinic doctor ASAP.I was in pain and the white of my right eye was very red. I felt fortunate to get an appointment the same day even though it was in a neighboring community. The substitute office could not have been a better experience. I am very grateful.

Reviewed on Jul 28, 2021

Not only is she a very informative Dr. She is also a very sensitive and caring about the patient, which you hardly ever find these days.

Reviewed on Jul 12, 2021

.I had questions about my after visit summary',,and dr Abby promptly answered my concerns.

Reviewed on Jul 2, 2021

Dr.always talks to me about treatment plans and respects my input

Reviewed on Jun 18, 2021

Love Abby she will be my go to eye doctor.

Reviewed on Jun 15, 2021

This was my first experience with Dr Yarham, and I look forward to her continuing care, especially as my eyes get older.

Reviewed on Jun 11, 2021

my appointment needed to be changed day and doctor. dr Erwin was unavailable. it still went just as smooth and I received the same level of care. both are very good doctors and the staff are all very good. thank you.

Reviewed on May 19, 2021

Dr Yarham is very patient and understanding my specific abilities.

Reviewed on Apr 21, 2021

Dr. Yarham is awesome! She always takes her time, and she cares and listens to any issuers/problems.

Reviewed on Apr 20, 2021

Good experience. I like my Eye Doctor

Reviewed on Mar 25, 2021

my eye doctor is awesome

Reviewed on Mar 19, 2021

From scheduling appointment to checkin to visit with doctor,I couldnt be happier. Dr. Yarham was very thorough throughout the visit and patiently answered all questions I had. I would highly recommend her to anyone needing eye care. I have found my eye doctor.

Reviewed on Mar 12, 2021

Dr. Yarham is always friendly, professional and precise. I am very pleased to have her as my doctor.

Reviewed on Feb 10, 2021

I feel very lucky to have CC in my area, have access to CC care, and to live in N Ridgeville and where these physicians and nurse practioner practice... they are all wonderful!

Reviewed on Dec 18, 2020

Dr. Yarham was very patient, kind and thorough.

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