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Education & Professional Highlights
Education & Fellowships
Residency - University Hospitals of Cleveland
Cleveland, OH USA
Internship - University Hospitals of Cleveland
Cleveland, OH USA
Medical School - Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland, OH USA
Graduate - Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland, OH USA
Undergraduate - Valparaiso University
Valparaiso, IN USA
Research & Publications
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As of 12/11/2017, Dr. Kassouf 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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443 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||4.7|
|Time Spent with Patient||4.9|
|Patient Rating of Doctor||4.9|
21 Patient Comments
Reviewed on May 30, 2018
My provider answered all my questions. She was courteous, knowledgeable, and kind. Also, she did a great job based on the fact that my wound is healing very nicely. I am very happy with the care I received.
Reviewed on May 24, 2018
i was taken back immediately but then left to wait in the room with no magazines, in my gown (which i was told to change into while the nurse was checking me in and in the room still) for 45 minutes. It would be nice if someone would update the patients on the wait time. I thought they had forgotten about me. I love Dr. Kassouf but this visit was very disappointing.
Reviewed on May 22, 2018
doctor was helpful with my concerns & efficiently took care of my needs.
Reviewed on May 14, 2018
l travel from a neighborhood with a CCF to Twinsburg to see Dr Kassouf. She's an attentive, excellent physician.
Reviewed on May 3, 2018
Dr Kausoff and Patty are amazing. I love them! They are so sweet and smart. They really listen and care about my questions. it is, however, extra difficult to get through to the office via phone.
Reviewed on Apr 10, 2018
The doctor made an excellent effort to save me money on the prescriptions.
Reviewed on Apr 3, 2018
Both seeing Dr. Kassouf and Dr. Ford were a good experience...even though I had to have spots removed(Dr. K.), and had a problem(neck/shoulder pain). Both of these doctors are caring and professional.
Reviewed on Mar 22, 2018
I am extremely impressed with Dr. Kassouf. she is an outstanding provider and really listened to me. highly recommend her. best dermatologist I have ever seen.
Reviewed on Feb 22, 2018
Overall an excellent experience and I shall continue to come back to CC dermatology due to Dr. Kassouf!
Reviewed on Jan 10, 2018
My care at Cleveland Clinic Dermatology has been very good, but I am returning to my non -CCF dermatologist for the time being for sentimental reasons. I have been a pt with him for 30 years and I think I will stay with him until he retires-- and then return to CCF.
Reviewed on Jan 3, 2018
I have a complex medical condition with several chronic diseases. I "audition" doctors first to see if they will work with my other doctors. I feel that the doctors that I have now are the cream of the crop; and that includes Dr. Kassouf.
Reviewed on Dec 19, 2017
Dr always listens to what I have to say. She carefully explains her diagnosis and treatments. She has never been wrong. I have the utmost trust in her judgments. I am blessed to have her in my life.
Reviewed on Nov 27, 2017
Superb doctor especially w/ability to listen to & guide patient in friendly, caring manner.
Reviewed on Nov 20, 2017
Always very good
Reviewed on Oct 25, 2017
Patty and Dr. Kassouf explained in detail.
Reviewed on Oct 10, 2017
Dr. Kassouf always takes care to go over instructions and meds
Reviewed on Oct 9, 2017
Dr. Kassouf explained my options for my treatment and allowed me to select whichever one worked for me (for example; allowing me to get an ilk injection rather than just using steroid cream)
Reviewed on Sep 18, 2017
Reviewed on Sep 18, 2017
Reviewed on Aug 8, 2017
everything was as expected, very professional
Reviewed on Jul 12, 2017
Dr. Kassouf is extremely professional but also caring.
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