Department Family Medicine
Primary Location Solon Family Health Center
Type of Doctor Both Adults and Children & Adolescents
Languages English
Surgeon No


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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Residency - Latrobe Area Hospital
Family Practice
Latrobe, PA USA

Medical Education - University of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, PA USA

Undergraduate - University of Notre Dame
Notre Dame, IN USA


  • Family Medicine
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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As of 6/8/2020, Dr. Starenchak 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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* 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

147 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
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.9
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.9

33 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Dec 16, 2020

I had an excellent visit with Dr. Starenchak. I was very pleased and am very happy to have him as my primary care physician.

Reviewed on Dec 16, 2020

I will definitely recommend the Cleveland Clinic and Dr. Starenchak to others.

Reviewed on Dec 3, 2020

I have recommended Dr starenchak two other people

Reviewed on Dec 1, 2020

I feel fortunate to have a Dr. who listens and understands me the way he does.

Reviewed on Nov 12, 2020

Dr S couldn't be better truly. First time I've attempted telehealth and there was literally no difference. Even when my WiFi had an issue, the doctor called my cell phone to continue the conversation before I even realized there was a connection challenge!

Reviewed on Oct 7, 2020

Dr. Starenchak is excellent. Shows compassion, easy to talk to and provides pertinent information.

Reviewed on Sep 23, 2020

Dr. Starenchak takes time and interest during my appointment. Discusses everything brought up, provides options, explains treatment options. I liken Dr. Starenchek to a "health coach" who is on my team to provide the most healthy me.

Reviewed on Sep 22, 2020

Dr. Starenchek is a kind, compassionate doctor. He attends to both my medical and personal health. I hope he remains my primary care physician for the rest of my life. This would be a very good thing.

Reviewed on Sep 22, 2020

the doctor was fantastic he even apologized more than once for the very long wait

Reviewed on Sep 15, 2020

Dr. Staryncyk is terrific-can't say enough great things. Always makes me feel like I am his only patient and always listens and explains. I know my husband feels the same way!

Reviewed on Sep 11, 2020

I'm very happy I was able to find my doctor at the Cleveland Clinic, he always extremely friendly, listens and understands my view points on the topic. It is also refreshing to see him and feel like he treats me like a close friend/patient, he remembers my thoughts/views on treatments and works with me to find the best solutions to my concerns.

Reviewed on Sep 1, 2020

I was very impressed that the Dr spent so much time with me as is not usually the case at the Cleveland Clinic. I felt like I was not just another number to be pushed through the system, so much so, I've already referred him to my sister and a friend and it has only been a few days since my appointment.

Reviewed on Aug 18, 2020

Dr. Starenchak is a phenomenal physician.

Reviewed on Aug 13, 2020

very good doctor, very concerned, very compassionate.

Reviewed on Aug 4, 2020

I absolutely love Dr Staranchek and drive from the southern side of Hudson to Solon just to see him. He is incredibly caring and listens intently to every one of my concerns. I would highly recommend him to anyone needing a primary care physician.

Reviewed on Jul 31, 2020

Dr Starenchak is an excellent Doctor!!

Reviewed on Jul 23, 2020

Dr Starenchak is fantastic! He listens to my concerns and is always helpful and kind.

Reviewed on Jul 21, 2020

dr s is the best!

Reviewed on Jun 30, 2020

Always a Good experience Great Doctor

Reviewed on Jun 5, 2020

Dr Scott Starenchak, is terrific. He is the primary doctor for my wife Betsy and me. He takes extra care to make sure any questions we have are answered . I highly recommend Dr Scott as a primary doctor. We could not be more pleased.

Reviewed on May 22, 2020

i had sent a message of symptoms that helped the doctor zero in on issues.

Reviewed on May 14, 2020

Dr. Starenchak was very nice, and attentive. Dr. Starenchak also gave me great advice about how to protect myself regarding the current health pandemic. He was very helpful.

Reviewed on May 14, 2020

New Dr quite happy with phone appointment.

Reviewed on May 13, 2020

thought the app for my call was easy to use. I would like to see clear directions on who is to start the call... Dr or patient

Reviewed on Mar 31, 2020

Great experience. Dr Starenchak is caring, and has a great bedside manner. I feel he really understands me.

Reviewed on Mar 5, 2020

Dr. Starenchak is truly concerned for my personal well being. Best doctor I have had. Treats us like family.

Reviewed on Feb 18, 2020

Dr. Starenchak is always thorough with his questions, shows concern for me, and explains plans going forward.

Reviewed on Feb 12, 2020

Scott M Starenchak MD is awesome. He even seemed to be genuinely glad to see me.

Reviewed on Feb 11, 2020

Extremely detailed thorough exam by Dr. Starenchak

Reviewed on Jan 30, 2020

Dr. Starenchak is one of the best PCP's I have ever worked with. He is very knowledgeable, patient, and gets to know his patients.

Reviewed on Jan 28, 2020

dr s is a great doctor and person. great combo of expertise and bedside manner!

Reviewed on Jan 24, 2020

my chart appointment scheduling does not provide doctor options.

Reviewed on Jan 14, 2020

The dr. is very nice.

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