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Department Kidney Medicine
Primary Location Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages Arabic, English, French
Surgeon No
Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Primary Location

Cleveland Clinic Main Campus

Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Evaluation of Kidney and Pancreas Transplant Recipients
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Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Renal Failure
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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Graduate School - Baldwin Wallace University
Healthcare Management
Berea, OH USA

Fellowship - Columbia University Medical Center
Transplant - Nephrology
New York City, NY USA

Fellowship - University of Michigan Health System
Internal Medicine - Nephrology
Ann Arbor, MI USA

Residency - Wayne State University-Detroit Medical Center
Internal Medicine
Detroit, MI USA

Medical Education - Cairo University Faculty of Medicine


  • Internal Medicine - Nephrology

Specialty Interests

Renal transplant

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

See publications for Ziad Zaky, MD, MBA.

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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As of 12/6/2023, Dr. Zaky 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.

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Patient Satisfaction Reviews

72 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
Listens 4.1
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.8
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.9

13 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Nov 15, 2023

I think Dr Zaky was extremely busy that day & had to take a call during my appointment. That said he was very nice & gave a good explanation of kidney disease & where I am on the spectrum.

Reviewed on Sep 26, 2023

Dr. Ziad Zaky Is excellent at his Job

Reviewed on Aug 29, 2023

He is amazing. Dr. Zaky listens to me, but also is caring while doing his job, he also makes me laugh & calms me down thank you Dr. Zaky for making me a priority.

Reviewed on Aug 15, 2023

The doctor was /Is very nice , calm, good at explaining things made me feel very safe,relax and I felt like I was in great hands/ care. Thank you for my care !

Reviewed on Jun 1, 2023

Dr Zaky is simply outstanding! He also has excellent doctor/patient interpersonal skills.

Reviewed on May 25, 2023

Dr Zaky made me feel less anxiety by describing the procedure before he began then reiterating the procedure while performing it. Beyond the first prick of the numbing needle, I did not feel a thing. Kudos and thumbs up.

Reviewed on Apr 20, 2023

Dr. Zaky has limited slots for televisits and I didn't know that so my appointment was pushed out further than I expected/wanted, But no harm done.

Reviewed on Apr 18, 2023

Dr. Zaky is very approachable and very thorough.

Reviewed on Apr 18, 2023

Dr. Zaky was amazing. I am post liver transplant and he has put my mind at ease about my elevated kidney panel done on me.

Reviewed on Feb 21, 2023

The nurse mrs Jackson and dr zaki both were so good to me they walked me thru everything and talked me thru the whole procedure, kept me involved in the whole process and I didn't feel dumb for not knowing everything. They were so kind to me all the way until I left hospital

Reviewed on Jan 26, 2023

Dr. Zakay and team were great

Reviewed on Jan 17, 2023

Dr Zachy did an excellent job on my biopsy!

Reviewed on Dec 1, 2022

Dr. Zaky was excellent, rey thorough, explained rings well, even provided an easy to understand hand drawn visual

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