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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

Residency - Johns Hopkins Hospital
Baltimore, MD USA

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

Fellowship - Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH 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.

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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 8/31/2020, Dr. Recinos 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

137 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 4.9
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 5
Time Spent with Patient 5
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.9

32 Patient Comments

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

Reviewed on Apr 20, 2021

It was a fabulous experience. Both Dr. Recinos and his fellow spent an appropriate amount of time with me. The technology was fabulous. Worked very well with my schedule.

Reviewed on Mar 31, 2021

Dr. Recinos is the best! Caring and knowledgeable! takes the time to answer all my questions.

Reviewed on Feb 23, 2021

Dr. Recinos seemed interested in my health issue. He was professional and informative. I look forward to continuing to work with him.

Reviewed on Feb 12, 2021

Dr. Recinos is amazing!! He is not only an expert in his field, he has an impressive bedside manner. He takes the time to know me as a person and understand my concerns. He never rushes me through an appointment.

Reviewed on Feb 9, 2021

I feel very cared for. I trust Dr. Racino's opinion.

Reviewed on Jan 20, 2021

I had a very good experience with the virtual visit was able to see and hear my doctor very well.

Reviewed on Jan 20, 2021

Dr. Recinos was very informative and personable and not only interested in my health issues but my own personal issues also.

Reviewed on Jan 16, 2021

Dr. never came back to discuss my MRI after the surgery.

Reviewed on Jan 12, 2021

I was very pleased with Dr. Recenios

Reviewed on Dec 18, 2020

Superb experience overall! Dr Recinos made the visit very personal and showed a lot of empathy while at the same time providing a detailed analysis of my diagnosis. He ensured that I understood along the way and answered all of my questions.

Reviewed on Dec 16, 2020

Dr Recinos is an incredible doctor and I can't highly recommend him enough. He explains everything and has a very calm bedside manner. I am very fortunate to have been under his care.

Reviewed on Dec 15, 2020

Dr. Recinos has been wonderful. He explained everything very well and his compassion is outstanding. I feel the same for Dr. Lystad and Dr. Patel. I know I'm in excellent hands.

Reviewed on Dec 1, 2020

I have had nothing but excellent communication and professionalism with Dr. Recinos and the Cleveland Clinic. I would definitely recommend the Cleveland Clinic to anyone.

Reviewed on Nov 13, 2020

Five stars for Doctor Racinos. I could not have a better experience. he was totally aware of my health issues and explained in detail all the options. My daughter was with me after the Zoom meeting concluded we talked about how great our experience was with Dr. Recinos

Reviewed on Oct 27, 2020

Dr. Recinos and his fellow Dr. Soni spent an amazing 1.5 hours with myself and my husband, going through my diagnosis, proposed treatment, and risks, and answering every question we had.

Reviewed on Oct 21, 2020

Dr Recinos had an emergency surgery just before my appointment but he was engaged and very helpful to me

Reviewed on Oct 21, 2020

Dr. Recinos was absolutely wonderful. Very nice and very informative.

Reviewed on Oct 7, 2020

Dr. Recinos spoke in language I was able to understand and made the medical terms clear for me to capture what was going on with my eye. Also, I was extremely grateful for his ability to last minute navaigate the CD of my MRI so quickly even though the radiologist hadn't flagged it yet.

Reviewed on Oct 6, 2020

I cannot say enough wonderful things about Dr. Racino's knowledge and compassion. He is a wonderful listener.

Reviewed on Oct 6, 2020

*Dr. Pablo Recinios Woodard's surgery was great. Recinios' visit on 10/6 very helpful & thorough. His advice that I could leave hospital 24 hours after surgery was PERFECT.

Reviewed on Sep 2, 2020

*Dr. Recinos & his team could not have done better in any respects. A blessing to me & my family.

Reviewed on Aug 25, 2020

Lets see, my providers stopped the growth of my brain tumor, my eye sight came back to 75-80%. it doesn't get better than that!!

Reviewed on Jul 28, 2020

My experience was very good with Dr. reseal

Reviewed on Jul 28, 2020

I was very pleased. I would recommend Dr. Recinos to my friends

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