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Department Rheumatologic and Immunologic Disease
Primary Location Chagrin Falls Family Health Center
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon No
Locations Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Administration of Injectable Medications for Osteoporosis
  • Adult Rheumatology
  • Bone Density Testing
  • Clinical Trials
  • Cortisone Injections
  • Dual Energy X-Ray Absorptiometry (DXA)
  • General Rheumatology
  • Hyaluronic Acid (HA)
  • Hyaluronic Acid Injections
  • Immunoglobulin Infusion
  • Immunotherapy
  • Infusion Therapy
  • Infusions of Biologic Agents on Site
  • Joint Aspiration
  • Joint Injections
  • Joint Preservation Center
  • Medical Management of Early Osteoarthritis
  • Medication Management
  • Musculoskeletal Evaluation
  • Musculoskeletal Medicine
  • Musculoskeletal Treatment for Joint Pain
  • Osteoporosis Diagnosis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis: How to Treat
  • Rheumatology
  • Steroid Injections
  • Therapeutic Injections
  • Ultrasound-Guided Procedures
  • Viscosupplementation
View all 28 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • AIDS
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Hip
  • Arthritis of the Knee
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Arthritis of the Thumb Base
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Autoimmune Disease
  • Autoinflammatory Syndromes
  • Behcet's Disease
  • Benign Hypermobility Joint Syndrome
  • Buerger's Disease
  • Bursitis
  • Calcification Tendinitis
  • Calcinosis
  • Central Nervous System Vasculitis
  • Chondrocalcinosis (Pseudo Gout)
  • Churg-Strauss Syndrome
  • Connective Tissue Diseases
  • Connective Tissue Disorders
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Eosinophilic Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis (EGPA)
  • Familial Mediterranean Fever (FMF)
  • Giant Cell Arteritis
  • Gout
  • Gout Arthritis
  • Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis (Wegener’s)
  • Hand Pain
  • Hand Problems
  • Henoch-Schonlein Purpura
  • Hip Disorders
  • Hip Pain
  • HIV
  • Immunodeficiency
  • Immunosuppression
  • Iritis
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Joint Disorders
  • Knee Pain
  • Lupus
  • Lupus Anticoagulant
  • Lupus Nephritis
  • Metabolic Bone Disease
  • Metabolic Diseases
  • Microscopic Polyangiitis (MPA)
  • Musculoskeletal Disorders
  • Musculoskeletal Impairments
  • Musculoskeletal Pain
  • Myositis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of the Hips in the Elderly
  • Osteoarthritis of the Knees in the Elderly
  • Painful Joints
  • Palindromic Rheumatism
  • Panuveitis
  • Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica
  • Polymyositis
  • Pseudogout
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy
  • Raynaud's Phenomenon
  • Reactive Arthritis
  • Relapsing Polychondritis
  • Retroperitoneal Fibrosis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis and Heart Disease
  • Sacroiliitis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Scleritis
  • Scleroderma
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Sjogren's Syndrome
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondyloarthropathy
  • Spondylosis
  • Systemic Autoimmune Diseases
  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
  • Tendinosis
  • Tendonitis
  • Tenosynovitis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Uveitis
  • Vasculitis
View all 89 Specialties +


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About Linda Mileti, MD

Dr. Linda Mileti came to Cleveland Clinic in 2013 from Northwestern Memorial Hospital where she worked as a general rheumatologist and clinical instructor.  After receiving her medical degree from The Ohio State University, she completed her internal medicine residency at University Hospitals of Cleveland. She then trained in rheumatology at the University of Chicago Medical Center.

Dr. Mileti sees general rheumatology patients and has particular interests in rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, lupus and related autoimmune conditions, gout and osteoarthritis. She also sees osteoporosis patients in the Metabolic Bone Clinic. She performs joint aspirations and injections in the office.  She also has an interest in medical student and resident education in rheumatology. She serves as the Subspecialty Education Coordinator for the internal medicine residency program.

Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - University of Chicago Medical Center
Chicago, IL

Residency - University Hospitals of Cleveland
Internal Medicine
Cleveland, OH

Medical Education - The Ohio State University College of Medicine and Public Health
Columbus, OH

Undergraduate - The Ohio State University
Columbus, OH


  • Internal Medicine - Rheumatology

Specialty Interests

General rheumatology including rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, spondyloarthropathies, lupus, gout, polymyalgia rheumatica and osteoporosis

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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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 4/12/2024, Dr. Mileti has reported the financial relationships with the companies listed below. 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

325 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

58 Patient Comments

Reviewed on May 14, 2024

Dr. Miletti is very knowledgeable and caring. She understood my situation and handled it perfectly.

Reviewed on Apr 30, 2024

I just recommended her to a friend. She is fabulous, everything you want a physician to be.

Reviewed on Apr 23, 2024

Previous visits there was no problem to discuss. This time we had a boatload to discuss which made it easier to build a better relationship and understand her perspective on things. Nice

Reviewed on Apr 18, 2024

When I first started with Dr Mileti, I was in great pain. Moving was difficult. Under her care I began moving much better with much less pain. I appreciate her diligence in my experience with her.

Reviewed on Apr 17, 2024

This was my first visit to Dr. Mileti, my former rheumatologist retired. Dr. Mileti was very thorough both with questions and explanations. She also outlined a schedule of necessary blood tests, visits, and a bone density scan.

Reviewed on Apr 17, 2024

I was able to schedule the necessary appointments for a blood draw, Prolia shot, doctor visit, and bone density scan before I left the building. The young lady who did the scheduling was pleasant and efficient.

Reviewed on Apr 16, 2024

Amazing appointment. Doctor is wonderful.So happy she is on my team.

Reviewed on Apr 16, 2024


Reviewed on Apr 16, 2024

Dr. Mileti always listens.

Reviewed on Apr 9, 2024

Dr. Mileti is very thorough, kind, and compassionate. She takes the time to listen and addresses all concerns. She is the best!

Reviewed on Mar 21, 2024

More than ten years of visits with this provider, every time a positive experience.

Reviewed on Mar 6, 2024

I wish all doctors were as caring, timely, and thorough as Dr Miletti

Reviewed on Feb 23, 2024

My cousin and I were able to get our appointments on the same day which gave us the opportunity to travel together for 5 hours to see Dr Mileti

Reviewed on Feb 7, 2024

Dr. Mileti was very good at explaining my bone density and answering any questions I had. Rey nice doctor.

Reviewed on Feb 6, 2024

Wish doctor had commented on blood draw taken the day of the appointment. Results were released timely. No comments by doctor even though results showed several lows and highs.

Reviewed on Jan 30, 2024

Dr. Linda Mileti is an incredibly kind, professional and knowledgeable , patient and thorough doctor. Dr. Mileti listened to my concerns and was very understanding. She really cared about me and my concerns "personally." She was patient and reassuring. I feel so fortunate and am grateful to have Dr. Mileti as my doctor!

Reviewed on Jan 26, 2024

Dr Militi was very nice and concerned.She went out of her way to talk to other doctors and messaged me on portal.

Reviewed on Jan 24, 2024


Reviewed on Jan 17, 2024

As long as I make my next appointment immediately after I see Dr Mileti, I can get an appt at the 6-mos intervals I need. If I wait, it is nearly impossible to get an appt when I need it.

Reviewed on Jan 17, 2024

Dr Mileti is a great listener. She is patient and thorough when answering my questions or concerns. I feel we are working together, as opposed to me being told what to do. I greatly appreciate her collaborative nature.

Reviewed on Dec 28, 2023

Dr. Miletti is great. She is very thorough in her exam and consultation. Answers any questions/concerns that I have. She is a VERY valuable asset to the Cleveland Clinic.

Reviewed on Dec 14, 2023

Dr Mileti always spends time answering questions re care. I have a great deal of respect for her opinion.

Reviewed on Dec 1, 2023

Dr. Mileti is absolutely wonderful. One of the best I've seen.

Reviewed on Nov 30, 2023

Dr Mileti is great.

Reviewed on Nov 29, 2023

Exceptional doctor cares about you

Reviewed on Nov 29, 2023

Dr miletiti exceptional physician. She is kind caring and compassionate best doctor I've ever had

Reviewed on Nov 28, 2023

Dr Mileti is a phenomenal doctor. Highly recommend her. Answered all my questions, was not In a hurry, took the time to discuss my ailment. A complete thorough examination.

Reviewed on Nov 16, 2023

Staff is always pleasant. Dr Mileti's nurse is great in correspondence.:)

Reviewed on Nov 16, 2023

Dr Mileti is a very good listener.

Reviewed on Oct 27, 2023

Dr. Mileti is so knowledgeable and kind and is a thoughtful listener. She's the best!

Reviewed on Oct 25, 2023

Dr. Mileti was extremely attentive and informative. She listened to my concerns, explained my condition and gave me options. I would definitely recommend Dr. Mileti!

Reviewed on Oct 20, 2023

Dr. Mileti was very thorough and explained things in a detailed, easy to understand way. She explained my medical challenges and told me what I should do about those issues Her patient notes were also helpful.

Reviewed on Oct 6, 2023

Dr. Mileti is very good. That said, appointments have to be made months in advance.

Reviewed on Sep 27, 2023

Dr. Mileti is a very calming presence. She explains everything and is very involved in your concerns.

Reviewed on Sep 26, 2023

Dr meliti is a wonderful and caring doctor A+

Reviewed on Sep 20, 2023

I needed a new rheumatologist and the phone scheduler gave me an appointment in two weeks with Dr. Meleti. I later learned Dr. Meleti had a 6 to 12 month waiting list. I was very fortunate.

Reviewed on Sep 20, 2023

Dr. Meleti gave me more information concerning my autoimmune situation than any rheumatologist has ever in 12 years. She cleared up questions & concerns I've had for so long while other rheumatologist were so very vague & misinforming. I'm so grateful to be her patient.

Reviewed on Aug 29, 2023

Dr mileti was wonderful. I wish I would have gone to her urs ago. I have recommended her to everyone

Reviewed on Aug 29, 2023

Dr. Mileti's office is the best!

Reviewed on Aug 29, 2023

Dr. Mileti is caring, smart, thorough. I can't say enough about how much she has helped me.

Reviewed on Aug 24, 2023

She is a very educated capable physician. Knows her stuff. I feel very comfortable having her as my rheumatologist

Reviewed on Aug 15, 2023

Very pleased with the care i'm receiving from Dr. Mileti

Reviewed on Aug 10, 2023

Dr Millett is a credit to her profession and the Cleveland clinic. Exemplary in all regards.

Reviewed on Jul 25, 2023

I will always recommend Dr. Mileti to everyone !

Reviewed on Jul 25, 2023

Dr. Miletti was great - very professional. She explained all the risks and benefits of the treatment options and asked a lot of questions which also helped me better understand my condition.

Reviewed on Jul 25, 2023

Dr. Miletti also made sure I could have both bloodwork and Xrays done while I was at the office that day so I did not need to return at another time.

Reviewed on Jul 14, 2023

Dr Mileti is wonderful!

Reviewed on Jul 12, 2023

Dr. Mileti is a phenomenal, smart, and caring doctor and I'm grateful that she is my doctor.

Reviewed on Jul 12, 2023

Dr Mileti and staff responds in a timely manner, sometimes Immediately to all messages and calls.

Reviewed on Jul 12, 2023

I am so happy that I found Dr. Mileti. She is by far the best medical doctor I have worked with since being diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis.

Reviewed on Jun 29, 2023

Dr. Mileti was attentive, thorough, and respectful. She made me feel comfortable, seen, and in good hands.

Reviewed on Jun 29, 2023

Dr was very easy to talk to.

Reviewed on Jun 27, 2023

Dr Meliti is a wonderful and caring individual.

Reviewed on Jun 23, 2023

Everyone in that office was smiling and seemed happy in their work environment, including Dr. Miletti

Reviewed on Jun 22, 2023

I do not plan on seeing Dr. Miletti again but my other experiences with Cleveland clinic have been good.

Reviewed on Jun 22, 2023

Dr. Mileti always takes the time to listen to my concerns and offers real time solutions. She show care and concern for my well-being and treats me like a human being and not a number. I feel very safe with her.

Reviewed on Jun 20, 2023

I really liked Dr. Mileti. I had been a patient if Dr. Howard Smith for at least 15 years but he retired, I thought Dr. Mileti answered all my concerns and I will definitely recommend her.

Reviewed on May 31, 2023

Dr. Meleti is very kind and thorough while explaining treatment options for my health condition.

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