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Department Family Medicine
Primary Location South Russell Family Practice
Type of Doctor Both Adults and Children & Adolescents
Languages English
Surgeon No
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Treatment & Services

  • Family Medicine
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Biography

About Alla Kirsch, MD


Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights

Appointed
2015

Education & Fellowships

Residency - UPMC Shadyside
Family Practice
Pittsburgh, PA USA
1988

Medical Education - New York University
New York, NY USA
1985

Undergraduate - Barnard College, Columbia University
New York, NY USA
1981

Internship - Shadyside Hospital
Pittsburgh,

Additional Training


Professional Highlights


Certifications

  • Family Medicine

Awards & Honors


Innovations & Patents


Memberships


Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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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 6/5/2020, Dr. Kirsch 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

168 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
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.9
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.8

30 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Jun 16, 2020

I'm very pleased with Dr. Kirsch.

Reviewed on Jun 16, 2020

Dr. Kitsch was very helpful, knowledgeable and kind, as always.

Reviewed on Jun 16, 2020

Dr. Kirsch is the best!

Reviewed on Jun 9, 2020

*Dr. Kirsch is very attentive, careful, and is an excellent all-around doctor.

Reviewed on May 28, 2020

Dr Kirsch is perfect for me

Reviewed on May 28, 2020

This was a great way to talk to my doctor! We got everything discussed that was needed, a plan of action and I finished feeling confident we were on a good course.

Reviewed on May 28, 2020

Dr. Kirsch is a great PC doctor. She seems on top of everything!

Reviewed on May 22, 2020

appreciated the great help Dr.kirsch provided felt better just from talking to her.

Reviewed on May 19, 2020

Dr. Kirsch is a very good doctor who cares much for her patients -- and it shows!

Reviewed on May 19, 2020

Dr. Kirsch always does her best to give the best care.

Reviewed on May 18, 2020

Dr. Kirsch was very thorough -as much as possible in a virtual visit. I appreciate that she took the time , etc. to understand my concern and discuss with me her suggested solution.

Reviewed on May 16, 2020

Dr Kirsch and staff are wonderful

Reviewed on May 12, 2020

I thought it went pretty well. My doctor was very helpful getting me aware of the way to use the phone to improve our audio signal (my computer's audio wasn't very good). So after we got that fixed, it went pretty smoothly, I'd say.

Reviewed on May 12, 2020

I always have a good experience with Dr. Kirsch.

Reviewed on May 5, 2020

Dr. Kirsch is the best! I would refer her in a second.

Reviewed on Apr 30, 2020

I felt doctor was able to take her time and listen to my concerns and connect with me. I was able to call office with any questions prior and after.

Reviewed on Mar 27, 2020

dr. Kirsch was extremely professional and attentive

Reviewed on Feb 28, 2020

it was easy to schedule an appointment, no waiting time and friendly stuff. Dr. Kirsch is very knowledgable and attentive.

Reviewed on Jan 29, 2020

The nurse and Dr Kirsch gave me excellent care.

Reviewed on Jan 28, 2020

Dr. Kirsch explains everything thoroughly and understandably.

Reviewed on Jan 27, 2020

Dr. listened and gave excellent advice.

Reviewed on Nov 20, 2019

As someone who is uncomfortable in a medical setting, Dr. Kirsch helped to make me feel safe and at ease.

Reviewed on Nov 8, 2019

Dr. Kitsch is a wonderful combination of directness and kindness. She is thorough and does not rush during the appointment. She listens and explains in a way that is easy to understand.

Reviewed on Oct 11, 2019

Everyone at Dr. Kirsch's office was fantastic!

Reviewed on Oct 10, 2019

Dr. Kirsch is the rare Cleveland Clinic doctor who actually takes the time to listen to her patients and to answer and explain questions, test results, and treatments. She is also an M.D. which makes a huge difference in expert knowledge.

Reviewed on Oct 10, 2019

It would be nice if Dr. Kirsch still had office hours at Hillcrest Hospital.

Reviewed on Oct 1, 2019

Dr Kirsch really seems to listen and care about her patients. I feel very comfortable with her and have a great deal of trust with her. She is a nurturer.

Reviewed on Sep 7, 2019

office seems to be very under staffed & the doctor is always booked-which means she is awesome. just wish since I work there would be a better alternative. I know this office does their best.

Reviewed on Aug 13, 2019

Dr. Kirsch is attentive, knowledgeable and kind. Furthermore, she politelyputs up with my overly loquacious descriptions!

Reviewed on Aug 12, 2019

*Dr. Kirsch was very thorough and kind.

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