Specialty in Diseases & Conditions
- Pulmonary Hypertension
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Education & Professional Highlights
Education & Fellowships
Fellowship - Johns Hopkins University
Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine
Baltimore, MD USA
Residency - Duke University
Durham, NC USA
Medical School - University of Virginia
Charlottesville, VA USA
Undergraduate - University of Virginia
Charlottesville, VA USA
- In addition to his clinical activities, Dr. Chaisson serves as the associate program director of the Pulmonary/Critical Care fellowship, as the medical liaison to visiting scholars of the Cleveland Clinic and is active in creating new methods of teaching trainees through simulation and advanced educational techniques.
- Internal Medicine
- Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Disease
- Internal Medicine - Critical Care Medicine
Research & Publications
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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 2/24/2018, Dr. Chaisson 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. Chaisson receives fees of $5,000 or more per year as a paid consultant, speaker or member of an advisory committee for the following companies:
- Actelion Pharmaceuticals, Ltd.
- Gilead Sciences, Inc.
- Bayer Healthcare Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
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.
79 Patient Satisfaction Reviews
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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||5|
|Knows Medical History||4.9|
|Time Spent with Patient||4.9|
|Patient Rating of Doctor||4.9|
3 Patient Comments
Reviewed on Feb 13, 2018
Dr. Chaisson is the best!! He did wonders for me, gave me hope for a better quality of life, with my condition. He does a excellent job explaining everything. I would definitely highly recommend him to anyone who has the same problems as I do.
Reviewed on Jul 24, 2017
Dr. Chaisson is wonderful. I would highly recommend him.
Reviewed on Jun 16, 2017
I do not know what else I can say. He is the best.
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