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Education & Professional Highlights
Education & Fellowships
Fellowship - Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH USA
Residency - Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH USA
Medical Education - University of Vermont College of Medicine
Burlington, VT USA
Graduate School - Columbia University
New York, NY USA
Undergraduate - Cornell University
Ithaca, NY USA
- Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
- Internal Medicine
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 12/1/2018, Dr. Garber 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.
33 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||5|
|Knows Medical History||4.8|
|Time Spent with Patient||5|
|Patient Rating of Doctor||4.9|
6 Patient Comments
Reviewed on Dec 17, 2018
I was very pleased with the quickness of the provider making me feel less afraid of procedure that he will perform...I would say it was a good experience.
Reviewed on Nov 29, 2018
I have never had a doctor so thorough. Dr. Garber explained everything to me before and after my procedure.
Reviewed on Nov 17, 2018
Dr. Garber impressed me with how much he included me in the discussion of the procedure and explaining as he went. Even speaking with me periodically to check to see if I was feeling okay during the procedure.
Reviewed on Sep 17, 2018
I was very sick with a stomach issue I had 4 years ago and needed to be seen right away. I scheduled called to schedule on a Friday and Dr Garber and his staff set me up with an appointment on Monday. Very satisfied with every aspect of the Cleveland Clinic.
Reviewed on Aug 27, 2018
Dr. Garbor seemed thorough and explained what his mode of treatment would be. He was very informed of my past history and I appreciated his time and thoroughness.
Reviewed on Aug 16, 2018
Office was easy to find, receptionists were courteous and helpful. Very satisfied with the doctor - very professional and very thorough askiing questions about my health history. He ordered tests and I will return to Cleveland Clinic in 4 weeks to find out results. He personally called me to give results on one test. Awesome!
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