Department Otolaryngology
Primary Location Strongsville Family Health Center
Type of Doctor Both Adults and Children & Adolescents
Languages English
Surgeon No
Locations Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Ear Wax Removal
  • Flexible Fiberoptic Laryngoscopy
  • Flexible Fiberoptic Nasal Endoscopy
  • General Otolaryngology
  • Pediatric and Adult Otolaryngology
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Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Adult and Pediatric ENT Problems
  • Allergies
  • Chronic Cough
  • Cough
  • Ear drum perforations
  • Ear Infections (Otitis Media)
  • Ear, Nose and Throat Problems
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux (GERD)
  • Hearing Problems
  • Hoarseness
  • Meniere's Disease
  • Middle Ear Infection
  • Nasal Congestion
  • Nasal Polyps
  • Nosebleed
  • Pediatric ENT (Ear, Nose & Throat) Problems
  • Sinonasal Disease
  • Sinus Infections
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sore Throat (Pharyngitis)
  • Strep Throat
  • Throat Problems
  • Throat Symptoms from Reflux
  • Tonsillitis
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About Elizabeth Wencil, CNP

Elizabeth Wencil, NP-C, is a nationally certified family nurse practitioner trained at the Ohio State University.  She joined the Cleveland Clinic Head and Neck Institute in November 2012 as an outpatient Otolaryngology provider.  She sees patients independently for disorders of the ears, nose, and throat.  She works in collaboration with Dr. Richard Freeman and Dr. Edward Fine in Westlake, and with Dr. Steven Ball in Strongsville.
Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Graduate School - The Ohio State University
Family Nurse Practitioner
Columbus, OH USA

Undergraduate - The Ohio State University
Allied Health Professions - Medical Technology
Columbus, OH USA

Additional Training

  • Elizabeth Wencil, NP-C, has been trained to perform flexible laryngoscopy independently in the outpatient setting.  This valuable test is often used to investigate disorders of the throat and allows direct visualization of the larynx.


  • Family Nurse Practitioner
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Patient Satisfaction Reviews

189 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
4.8 out of 5
Explains 4.8
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.9
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.8

12 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Dec 7, 2020

my doctor there is the best

Reviewed on Oct 13, 2020

love Dr. wenci!

Reviewed on Sep 1, 2020

This nurse practitioner showed no respect or concern for my condition. Her comments was "I have seen worse.' She gave the impression that I was not needed to be seen. She also provided no summary of my appointment and when I asked for that summary, her reply was: "I have nothing to say." For my condition, I simply needed another opinion other than my primary care provider, and an opinion of a specialist. There was nothing forthcoming from this nurse practitioner. I did look at My Chart later and found that summary which essentially was non-descriptive. This practitioner actually missed the point of my visit and added nothing. She was rather condescending and gave me the impression that I wasting her time. When I talk with my pharmacist later, he actually solved the problem of why I had this condition. It was due to my taking antihistamines which was entirely missed by my primary care provider and this nurse practitioner.

Reviewed on Aug 26, 2020

Dr wencil is very knowledgeable and very caring. gained my trust immediately

Reviewed on Aug 21, 2020

waited 6 weeks for my original appmt with Dr Chaavan. Was canceled 3 weeks prior to appmt and had to wait another 4 weeks to finally see Elizabeth.

Reviewed on Aug 11, 2020

Dr. a caring and professional.person. great explanations and her patients..

Reviewed on Jul 31, 2020

I have recommended dr wencil to others

Reviewed on Jul 30, 2020

I was very pleased with the doctor. she listenedto me and didn't rush me.

Reviewed on May 8, 2020

I've already booked my father with the health care provider

Reviewed on Mar 20, 2020

Dr. Freeman's practice overall, and this particular experience with Elizabeth Wencel in particular, are at the top of the standards for medical care!

Reviewed on Feb 20, 2020

Dr. Wencil is a valuable asset to the Cleveland Clinic. She is very professional and a great doctor. I wait to see only her as she is very knowledgeable an has great manner with me.

Reviewed on Feb 3, 2020

Dr is very nice

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