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Department Orthopaedic Surgery
Primary Location Fairview Hospital
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon No
Fairview Hospital
Primary Location

Fairview Hospital


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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Graduate School - University of Nebraska Medical Center
Masters of Physician Assistant Studies
Omaha, NE USA

Undergraduate - Excelsior College
Albany, NY USA

Undergraduate - Cuyahoga Community College
Surgeons Assistant
Cleveland, OH USA

Undergraduate - Cuyahoga Community College
Radiology Technology
Cleveland, OH USA


  • Physician Assistant
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Patient Satisfaction Reviews

55 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

5 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Sep 21, 2022

You should provide an NA category here. My problem was not associated with the care provider's area of expertise, and Iit was determined after the x-rays and physical exam that she could not do anything for me. Information was shared that was helpful though, and she was very pleasant and a pleasure to have an appointment with.

Reviewed on Aug 24, 2022

Diane Nicolay was very courteous and professional and helpful to me in dealing with my injury. Her positive attitude and encouragement were critical in helping me on the road to recovery.

Reviewed on Aug 15, 2022

Definitely the best doctor I've had the pleasure of having a visit with. I actually live within 2 minutes of Lutheran Hospital but will now choose to go to Avon if I ever need care again. She was incredible at explaining everything and just an all about call doctor.

Reviewed on Jul 27, 2022

Diane is a wonderful doctor and treats me with great respect. I've been able to get in and out very fast with her. I also feel that my treatments are handled with care and concern. I would recommend her without any doubt.

Reviewed on Jul 27, 2022

Diane was a great listener and very informative. She was thorough and professional. You could tell she valued the povider- patient relationship.

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