Department Cardiovascular Medicine
Primary Location Marymount Medical Building
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon No
Locations Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Cardiovascular Medicine Department
  • Regional Heart and Vascular
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Insurance

Insurance

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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights

Appointed
2013

Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - University Hospitals of Cleveland
Cardiovascular Diseases
Cleveland, OH USA
1984

Residency - American University of Beirut Medical Center
Internal Medicine
Beirut, Lebanon
1979

Medical School - American University of Beirut Faculty of Medicine
New York, NY USA
1977

Internship - American University of Beirut Medical Center
Internship
Beirut, Lebanon
1977

Undergraduate - American University of Beirut
Beirut, Lebanon
1973

Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Internal Medicine - Cardiovascular Disease
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 11/28/2018, Dr. Hawwa has reported the financial relationships with the companies listed below. 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.

Consulting and/or Speaking. Dr. Hawwa receives fees of $5,000 or more per year as a paid consultant, speaker or member of an advisory committee for the following companies:

  • Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation
  • Boehringer Ingelheim

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

178 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
Listens 4.9
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 5
Knows Medical History 4.9
Time Spent with Patient 4.9
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.9

11 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Oct 29, 2018

my doctor is very thorough with my visits and I leave knowing everything I need to know

Reviewed on Oct 19, 2018

Dr. Hawwa is the first Clinic doctor who listened to what I had to say about my health and took it into consideration in connection with his recommendations. I actually look forward to a follow-up visit with him in the future.

Reviewed on Jun 15, 2018

I came to the appointment early then waited 1.5 hrs to see the doctor. there were not appointments available for many months to reschedule.So I waited.

Reviewed on Jun 1, 2018

Had appt. for 6 mo. Shortly before the appointed time, office called to change date... dr.was not going to be in. Had to wait another month for appt. and had to cancel another event to get in.

Reviewed on May 29, 2018

doctor was busy tnat day

Reviewed on May 25, 2018

Dr. Hawwa is excellent in my care. His hours of availability are rough for me, for Mayfield office.

Reviewed on May 22, 2018

things were fine, doctor very good, like him as my doctor a lot

Reviewed on May 18, 2018

I liked the staff and the doctor. I need to know what is going on with my heart and I know this doctor will help me.

Reviewed on Apr 5, 2018

I very much appreciate the fact that Dr. Hawwa listens carefully to all of my questions and answers them in the way I can understand. He does not talk down to me and I always feel good after my visits with him.

Reviewed on Mar 13, 2018

My appointments with Dr. Haawa have an informal atmosphere, which suits my personality. While I wouldn't put a visit to a Dr's. office on my list of the top ten vacation destinations, Dr. Hawwa and the staff make as relaxing as possible.

Reviewed on Nov 30, 2017

explained everything

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