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Education & Professional Highlights
Education & Fellowships
Fellowship - Sinai Samaritan Medical Center
Milwaukee, WI USA
Fellowship - Indiana University Medical Center
Indianapolis, IN USA
Residency - Clarian Health Partners North
Indianapolis, IN USA
Internship - Indiana University School of Medicine
Indianapolis, IN USA
Medical School - The Ohio State University College of Medicine and Public Health
Columbus, OH USA
- Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
Research & Publications
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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 11/16/2017, Dr. Schwartz 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.
242 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.
|Courtesy, Respect & Concern||4.6|
|Knows Medical History||4.3|
|Time Spent with Patient||4.5|
|Patient Rating of Doctor||4.5|
7 Patient Comments
Reviewed on May 2, 2018
I saw Dr. Schwartz for a colonoscopy. And I will see him again in 6 months as the test results deem it so. Dr. Schwartz was very helpful in explaining the procedure before but more importantly he was very thorough afterwards in explaining what he found and what we are going to do about it! And he was kind to me.
Reviewed on Apr 10, 2018
The Dr. I saw did not give me any information about the medication and only told me to call if I had any of the side effects. I was informed to only call if there were issues and then see him in 3 months.
Reviewed on Feb 22, 2018
I had to ask the receptionist to explain the doctors orders because he was so rude and short with me
Reviewed on Jan 31, 2018
The doctor printed pictures of my esophagus, explained why I should stay on my medications and told me to reschedule in 3 years. My last endoscopy was 3 years ago! I don't have to do this every 3 months; this is not routine medicine.
Reviewed on Oct 27, 2017
I respect the provider knowing his limitations and referring me to a more knowledgeable provider for my condition.
Reviewed on Aug 2, 2017
Reviewed on Jul 11, 2017
one of the worse doctor communication I have ever experienced. showed no care
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