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Department Brain Tumor and Neuro-Oncology Center
Primary Location Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Type of Doctor Both Adults and Children & Adolescents
Languages English, Portuguese, Spanish
Surgeon Yes
Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Primary Location

Cleveland Clinic Main Campus


Additional Locations

Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Brain Biopsy
  • Brain Tumor Surgery
  • Cancer Center
  • Craniotomy for Brain Tumor
  • Endoscopic Brain Tumor Surgery
  • Endoscopic Cancer Therapy
  • Endoscopic Minimally Invasive Neurosurgery
  • Endoscopic Pituitary Surgery
  • Endoscopic repair of CSF leak
  • Endoscopic Skull Base Surgery
  • Gamma Knife Radiosurgery
  • Gamma Knife Treatment
  • Microsurgery
  • Microvascular Decompression
  • Minimally Invasive Neurosurgery
  • Skull Base Surgery
View all 16 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Acromegaly
  • Adult Brain Tumors
  • Benign Brain Tumors
  • Brain Cancer (Brain Tumor)
  • Cavernous Sinus Tumors
  • Chondrosarcoma
  • Chordomas
  • Clival Chordomas
  • Craniopharyngiomas
  • Cushing's Syndrome
  • Ependymomas
  • Glomus Tumors
  • Hemangioblastomas
  • Hemifacial Spasm
  • Meningioma
  • Metastatic Cancer
  • Nasopharyngeal Cancer
  • Neurofibromatosis
  • Paraganglioma
  • Pediatric Tumors
  • Pituitary Tumors
  • Schwannoma
  • Sinonasal Cancer
  • Skull Base Cancer
  • Skull Base Lesions
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vestibular Schwannomas
View all 28 Specialties +


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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - University of North Carolina Health Care System
Minimally Invasive Endoscopic Skull Base Surgery
Chapel Hill, NC USA

Residency - John Hopkins University
Neurological Surgery
Baltimore, MD USA

Fellowship - Cleveland Clinic
Skull Base Neurosurgery
Cleveland, OH USA

Internship - Johns Hopkins Hospital
Baltimore, MD USA

Medical Education - Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Baltimore, MD USA

Undergraduate - University of Iowa
Iowa City, IA USA

Professional Highlights

  • American Board of Neurological Surgery - 11/2018


  • Neurological Surgery
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

See publications for Pablo Recinos, MD.

(Disclaimer: This search is powered by PubMed, a service of the U.S. National Library of Medicine. PubMed is a third-party website with no affiliation with Cleveland Clinic.)

Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists may collaborate with the pharmaceutical or medical device industries to help develop medical breakthroughs or provide medical expertise or education. Cleveland Clinic strives to make scientific advances that will benefit patient care and support outside relationships that promise public benefit. In order for the discoveries of Cleveland Clinic physicians' and scientists' laboratories and investigations to benefit the public, these discoveries must be commercialized in partnership with industry. As experts in their fields, Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists are often sought after by industry to consult, provide expertise and education.

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 2/12/2022, Dr. Recinos 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.

Consulting and/or Speaking. Dr. Recinos receives fees of $5,000 or more per year as a paid consultant, speaker or member of an advisory committee for the following companies:

  • Stryker Corporation

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

105 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
Listens 4.8
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 5
Time Spent with Patient 5
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.9

31 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Mar 29, 2022

From the Valet to the Doctors visit it was a VERY pleasant experience

Reviewed on Mar 29, 2022

Dr Racinos was very informative, polite, concerned, and down to earth. Loved having him for my Dr.

Reviewed on Feb 2, 2022

I put all my trust in Dr. Recinos and really respect him as a professional. He is so tender with me as I am very emotional as I was diagnosed with a brain tumor.

Reviewed on Jan 20, 2022

Dr Recinos is wonderful!

Reviewed on Jan 5, 2022

Dr Recions was very through answer my questions and gave me good info Good experience

Reviewed on Jan 5, 2022

Very please with Dr. Recions

Reviewed on Jan 4, 2022

Dr. Recinos was very approachable, honest, and compassionate. We felt we had his undivided attention despite coming from an urgent issue. Dr. Recinos provided a complete scope of the surgery process with realistic possible outcomes. Dr. Recinos met our expectations and answered all of our questions. We appreciate Dr. Recinos referring us to Dr. Chao for a radiology consult while we were at the Clinic. We also appreciate Dr. Recinos providing hardcopy pictures of the main images for us to reference and keep. A big THANK YOU to Dr. Recinos.

Reviewed on Dec 7, 2021

Dr. Recinos' bedside manner and ability to listen are much appreciated!!

Reviewed on Dec 7, 2021

Dr Recinos was very kind explained thoroughly and was sensitive

Reviewed on Dec 7, 2021

I got good experience with the Dr. Recinos team.

Reviewed on Dec 4, 2021

Dr Pablo Recinos and team are excellent!

Reviewed on Nov 30, 2021

Had an excellent experience in getting appointment, receptionist upon arrival was prompt and provided details on next steps. Doctor Recinos was an excellent communicator as well as as his resident. Filled with compassion and knowledge about our situation and past experiences.

Reviewed on Nov 30, 2021

He reviewed scans in detail and provided a preview assessment prior to seeing doctor. This helped us predetermined our final questions and saved our time and the doctors.

Reviewed on Nov 16, 2021

Excellent experience! First time at CC. Very professional and thorough exam. Very confident in Dr Recinos.

Reviewed on Nov 9, 2021

The staff and physicians were very caring, complete in their analysis of my situation, and spent a great deal of time answering my questions. It was a great experience considering the circumstances!

Reviewed on Nov 3, 2021

Dr. Recinos is the best! I'm very grateful with him and the Cleveland Clinic staff.

Reviewed on Nov 3, 2021

Again, Dr. Recinos and his staff are top notch! Thanks for everything!!!!

Reviewed on Sep 21, 2021

My physicians consulted with each other and expedited my appointment.

Reviewed on Sep 14, 2021

Dr.Recinos is one of the best!

Reviewed on Jul 27, 2021

During my appointment with Dr Recinos, he took his time explaining the plan for the future. I felt comfortable and confident in his ability

Reviewed on Jul 21, 2021

Excellent experience - Dr was extremely thorough and I clearly understood his explanations and next steps needed.

Reviewed on Jun 30, 2021


Reviewed on Jun 30, 2021

MY Doctor and his staff are the absolute best!! I am elated with the surgery and the care from him. I feel like the happiest girl in the whole USA!!! He is THE BEST

Reviewed on Jun 16, 2021

not always seamless or transparent on who is the responsible party to talk with on who I was to see or determining how many Doctors I should see while at Cleveland Clinic

Reviewed on Jun 16, 2021

Both Doctors Anh Nguyen-Huynh and Pablo Recinos were extremely interesting to talk with, extremely detailed in discussions, question answers, and thoroughly explained my condition findings and recommendations going forward.

Reviewed on Jun 15, 2021

I wish I had a bit more involvement in treatment options or better understood next steps - I'm still unclear how I'm to schedule a referral appointment or what to do with the previous imaging results the doctor requested

Reviewed on Jun 4, 2021

Dr. Recinos took the time to answer all my questions. He is always very nice and professional.

Reviewed on May 18, 2021

Dr. Recinos and Suha are wonderful!

Reviewed on May 11, 2021

MyChart messages to contact Dr. Recino are very efficient and the interphase to get connected through the zoom platform is also very friendly.

Reviewed on May 11, 2021

Before a great Professional, Dr. Recinos is a great Human Being. I feel very grateful to be his patient.

Reviewed on May 5, 2021

Dr recinos is great..very pleased.. thank you

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