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Department Kidney Medicine
Primary Location Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English, Spanish
Surgeon No
Locations Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Nephrology
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Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Acute Renal Failure
  • Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertension - High Blood Pressure
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Insurance

Insurance

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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights

Appointed
2013

Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH USA
2018

Fellowship - University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Nephrology
Pittsburgh, PA USA
2011

Residency - Saint Elizabeth's Medical Center
Internal Medicine
Boston, MA USA
2009

Medical Education - University of Buenos Aires
Buenos Aires, Argentina,
2004

Undergraduate - University of Buenos Aires
Buenos Aires, Argentina,
1997

Certifications

  • Internal Medicine - Nephrology
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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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 11/10/2020, Dr. Ferreira Provenzano 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

100 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 4.8
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.9
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.9

23 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Oct 19, 2021

Dr Provenzano is clear and includes asking questions that I'm comfortable with any changes. I always feel confident at the end of each visit my current changes and I never feel she doesn't hear my questions or concerns.

Reviewed on Oct 19, 2021

The experience was perfect and reassuring my doctor was on top of it as well as I was in understanding the appt.

Reviewed on Oct 8, 2021

Dr. Provenzano attended to my questions and concerns both thoroughly and in a manner so that I easily understood her. She gave clear directions and made sure that I had appointments with other providers so that all of my issues could be addressed.

Reviewed on Oct 8, 2021

Very good doctor

Reviewed on Oct 4, 2021

I find Dr Provenzano very engaging, knowledgeable, thorough and friendly.

Reviewed on Sep 29, 2021

My experience with Dr. PROVENZANO was positive. She is warm and approachable and makes me feel comfortable. My experience with working with scheduling department, not her nurse, was not that positive or accommodating.

Reviewed on Sep 28, 2021

Dr. Brilliant with caring concern

Reviewed on Sep 1, 2021

Dr. Provenzano is fantastic. She listen well and takes the time to ensure I understand everything. She is very knowledgeable and makes sure I receive the best care possible.

Reviewed on Jul 23, 2021

Dr Laura was fantastic the whole time I was with her! Said was very proud of my progress with my kidney disease. And gave me much hope for my future!

Reviewed on Jul 8, 2021

Doctor was very thorough and also recommend me to another specialist at the clinic.

Reviewed on Jun 21, 2021

Dr. Provenzano is a very intelligent woman who conveys great warm, concern for her patients and impart in them a great confidence in her medical knowledge and professional competence.

Reviewed on May 28, 2021

I'm sure Dr. PROVENZANO is a very dedicated and competent doctor. However I didn't come away with a feeling of having some sort of action plan. I consider my situation serious and felt there wasn't enough time for questions and the appointment ended very abruptly. I know she was busy and I had been a few minutes late. I had high expectations for this clinic so perhaps it wasn't realistic. I had questions about the paperwork she was giving me and still do not understand them. I just came away depressed but again, my expectations were high since this was the Cleveland clinic.

Reviewed on May 28, 2021

I was hoping for a different outcome (knowing what my treatment plan would be going forward). I knew I would have to be tested but I just felt confused about some concerns when I left. Dr. PROVENZANO didn't seem to have information she needed and knowing beforehand what she needed would have been helpful. I did call before my appointment Andi was told to bring recent test results. she didn't appear to have the time to review everything. She did go over some things but it was rushed and I didn't feel comfortable questioning her further.

Reviewed on May 18, 2021

Just seeing this Doc walk in the door and cheered me on with all my success to date is a real feather in the cap. Dr Provenzano sets expectations and I have felt the benefits each step of the way.

Reviewed on May 18, 2021

The best! Coming to Dr Provenzano and being at Cleveland humbling. She makes it easy to understand and apply it isn't just a pill and fix it it a combined caring support and sharing of the knowledge for me to apply.

Reviewed on May 14, 2021

she is the best Dr that I ever had

Reviewed on May 4, 2021

Dr Provenzano was genuinely interested in my goals related to her support/treatment. She fully engaged in learning as much as possible from my description of background, prior treatment, etc related to my first time visit with her. I felt very confident in putting my health care in her hands.

Reviewed on Apr 27, 2021

Dr is very calm and has patience with my communication struggles. she explains things so that I can understand them. and doesn't get overwhelmed by me being autistic with a rare genetic defect of my auto nervous system. which is really really awesome. Dr is very good at calming me when I get anxious. and treats me like a person not like a defect. I think Dr is very caring and considerate.

Reviewed on Apr 6, 2021

Dr Provenzano is the best. I'm glad I found her.

Reviewed on Feb 16, 2021

I been to other kidney drs none has been as caring as this dr I would recommend her to anyone

Reviewed on Jan 19, 2021

Dr Provanzano is WONDERFUL!

Reviewed on Jan 12, 2021

Dr. Laura is a true professional. She is compassionate and has the ability to really diagnose problems. a true gem on your staff.

Reviewed on Jan 5, 2021

Dr Provenzano is spectacularly kind, friendly, thorough, smart and fully engaged. she always seems very well informed about my conditions and concerns and has ready answers to my questions. A+++ excellent highest ratings and respect for this doctor

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