Specialty in Diseases & Conditions
- Hypertension - High Blood Pressure
- Kidney Stones
- Kidney Stones: Oxalate-Controlled Diet
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Education & Professional Highlights
Education & Fellowships
Fellowship - Mayo Clinic
Nephrology and Hypertension
Rochester, MN USA
Residency - Mount Sinai Medical Center
Miami Beach, FL USA
Medical Education - Instituto de Ciencias de la Salud CES
- Internal Medicine - Nephrology
Research & Publications
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As of 12/5/2021, Dr. Calle 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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86 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||4.8|
|Patient Rating of Doctor||4.8|
10 Patient Comments
Reviewed on Jan 31, 2022
Dr. Callie was went into great detail explaining my test results, addressed and eased my concerns and gave me guidance as to how to move forward with my medical conditions
Reviewed on Dec 9, 2021
This was my first visit with Dr. Calle and he was personable, professional and made me feel at ease right away.
Reviewed on Dec 6, 2021
Dr. Calle always has my best interests in mind.
Reviewed on Dec 2, 2021
Dr.Calle listened to my questions and answered them in great detail. This was my first time with him since my long time provider left for new opportunities ( Dr. Lioudis). Dr. Lioudis set a high bar in patient service to me and I was extremely anxious about a new kidney doctor. However, Dr. Calle was recommended as a good replacement by Dr. Lioudis and I was not disappointed. Dr. Calle had done his homework on me and was very familiar with many of my past issues and we discussed them in detail. Many years ago I left the Clinic to find a more interactive kidney doctor and was with a remarkable lady until she had to retire for health issues. I returned to the Clinic and found Dr. Lioudis who provided top care and I am pleased to find that Dr. Calle appears to be the same kind of doctor.
Reviewed on Dec 2, 2021
Good experience, from front desk to nursing staff to Dr. Calle, everything went very smooth and very informative.
Reviewed on Oct 7, 2021
Dr. Calli was intuitive and sensitive to my needs. He diagnosed my problem quickly and with ease. He spoke gently and confidently putting me at ease during my e-visit.
Reviewed on Oct 4, 2021
Dr. CALLE IS GREAT
Reviewed on Sep 30, 2021
Dr. Calle is very kind and patient, explaining his concerns and options for treatment, and engaged me in the decision on managing my kidney stones. He was a little delayed by a previous patient and apologized for the delay.
Reviewed on Sep 30, 2021
I think so much of Dr. Calle I am willing to drive wherever he may be located to see him, although other physicians may be closer and more convenient.
Reviewed on Aug 26, 2021
Great conversation with Dr Calle.
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