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Department Center for Spine Health
Primary Location Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon Yes
Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Primary Location

Cleveland Clinic Main Campus

Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Cervical Deformity Surgery
  • Cervical Spine Surgery
  • Complex Spinal Surgery
  • Deformity Correction
  • Lumbar Fusion
  • Lumbar Spine Surgery
  • Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Spinal Deformity Surgery
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spine Decompression
  • Spine Reconstruction
  • Thoracic Spine Surgery
View all 12 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Cervical Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Cervical Spine Disorders
  • Complex Cervical Deformities
  • Degenerative Spine Disease
  • Herniated Disc
  • Kyphosis
  • Lumbar Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Lumbar Spine Disorders
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy
  • Sciatica
  • Scoliosis
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Deformity
  • Spinal Disorders
  • Spinal Fractures
  • Spinal Infections
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spondylosis
  • Thoracic Spine Disorders
View all 21 Specialties +


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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - University of Wisconsin
Spine Surgery
Madison, WI USA

Residency - Northwestern University
Orthopaedic Surgery
Chicago, IL USA

Internship - Northwestern Memorial Hospital
General Surgery
Chicago, IL USA

Medical Education - UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Piscataway, NJ USA

Undergraduate - Boston College
Chestnut Hill, MA USA


  • Orthopaedic Surgery
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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 1/2/2024, Dr. Savage 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. Savage receives fees of $5,000 or more per year (or, in rare cases, equity or stock options) as a paid consultant, speaker or as a member of an advisory committee for the following companies:

  • Stryker Corporation

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

335 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 4.7
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.9
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.9

52 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Apr 25, 2024

Dr Savage is an amazing Physician.

Reviewed on Apr 8, 2024

Dr. Savage and his team have been absolutely amazing. I couldn't ask for more compassionate people to care for me. What I am a out to go through is a huge thing for the individual and, although it .ay seem like a piece of cake to Dr. Savage and his staff, they never forget that they are dealing with hu.an beings with concerns about their situations.

Reviewed on Apr 4, 2024

Dr. Savage more than exceeded my expectations; he certainly lived up to his reputation! His genuine concern was apparent. Without equivocation, I would recommend him to anyone with similar issues. I sincerely feel that I am in extremely good, capable hands!

Reviewed on Apr 1, 2024

Both Delia and Dr Savage have been caring, thoughtful and spent time explaining the surgery, what to expect during recovery and returning to my regular activities

Reviewed on Apr 1, 2024

Excellent experience. He is a knowledgeable and empthatic doctor. So important

Reviewed on Mar 28, 2024

I understand that getting an appointment with a doctor of this caliber means waiting.

Reviewed on Mar 28, 2024

Beyond "good ". Dr savage treated me like a member of his family. I felt no time constraints, and, although I expected to leave with surgery scheduled, it was clear that this is not yet the best option. Thank you, thank you

Reviewed on Mar 14, 2024

My problem is puzzling to my physician. Tests were ordered and have been completed.

Reviewed on Mar 11, 2024

Dr. Savages office staff is top notch always!!

Reviewed on Mar 11, 2024

Dr. Savage is absolutely the best hands down. He saved my husband's life in an emergencysituation. I am now also his patient and would never go to anyone else for my back surgery. He is kind, caring, honest, trustworthy, respectful and a wonderful person and Dr.!!

Reviewed on Mar 7, 2024

Dr Savage is an incredible ambassador for the CCF brand.

Reviewed on Feb 29, 2024

Jason was very knowledgeable, an a good surgeon, will always recommend him to everybody I know.

Reviewed on Feb 29, 2024

Dr Savage is the most caring doctor I've been too. Had major back surgery and have no back pain. He's the best

Reviewed on Feb 29, 2024

Scheduling with Dr. Savage is very difficult due to very limited availability.

Reviewed on Feb 26, 2024

Wonderful physician who worked with me to acheive the best quality of life possible. Doesn't give up.

Reviewed on Feb 26, 2024

Dr. Savage and his team listened carefully to my concerns.

Reviewed on Feb 12, 2024

Took 8 months from beginning to end to see Dr. Savage. Thank goodness I was not dying! BUT after seeing Dr. Jason Savage in personWELL WORTH THE WAIT!!

Reviewed on Feb 12, 2024

Have seen 4 spine surgeons since moving here from Boston.would not recommend any of them EXCEPT Dr. Jason Savage EXCEPTIONAL!

Reviewed on Feb 5, 2024

Dr. SAVAGE has been excellent before, during and after surgery. His bedside manner is very easy and reassuring. I really appreciate his skills and approach.

Reviewed on Jan 22, 2024

I'm very likely to opt for spinal surgery sometime in 2024.Dr. Savage will be my guy as I left the exam room very confident with his explanations, assurance, and abilities.

Reviewed on Dec 14, 2023

Dr. Savage went over my MRI in detail. He explained everything in terms I understood easily and I felt relieved and less scared about what was going on in my spine.

Reviewed on Dec 4, 2023

Dr Savage is the best I have ever dealt with!

Reviewed on Nov 13, 2023

I have recommended Dr. Savage to several of my friends and some of them are even undergoing surgery for their back issues!

Reviewed on Nov 9, 2023

Dr. Savage is the best physician. He has greatly improved my quality of my life. I would recommend him and his staff to anyone.

Reviewed on Nov 9, 2023

Dr savage is the best Dr I have never been around.

Reviewed on Nov 9, 2023

Dr Savage and his resident doctor were very thorough in their review of my case. Dr. Savage is a good listener, has a great personality (both caring and uplifting) and is very knowledgeable in his field. I felt I was in excellent hands in his care. He made sure I was comfortable with his analysis and suggestions during the appointment and he took the time to unsure I understood the situation and his suggestions. He is excellent. I would highly recommend Dr. Savage and his team.

Reviewed on Nov 2, 2023

Appreciate the time that Dr. Savage spent to talk to my wife.

Reviewed on Oct 9, 2023

Dr Savage and the entire staff were very professional from the time we first entered the front office including at checkout. Many thanks to all!

Reviewed on Oct 5, 2023

Dr Savage was very sensitive to my needs and listened very intently. His medical student, Laura was with him. They relieved my stress about a long term disability relative to my back. Dr. Savage encouraged me to stay as physically active as I can. He assured me that he would make himself available if I had a significant issue. Three words: caring, cautious and considerate.

Reviewed on Oct 5, 2023


Reviewed on Sep 21, 2023

Great Doctor made me feel relaxed answered all my questions went over a plan of attack for my neck repair was very happy with him!!!

Reviewed on Sep 21, 2023

I would definitely recommend Dr Savage!!

Reviewed on Sep 18, 2023

Process is ongoing as he was going to confer w Dr Krebs and get back to me.

Reviewed on Sep 7, 2023

Dr Savage has a great team all of my fears and concerns were taken away

Reviewed on Aug 21, 2023

Dr. Savage is a fantastic doctor and I would highly recommend him to anyone

Reviewed on Aug 17, 2023

I was very impressed with Dr. Savage. He is very kind, made me feel comfortable, answered all of my questions, and explained everything thoroughly. He gave me options and helped me work through them to plan the best treatment decisions.

Reviewed on Aug 17, 2023

We are very fortunate to have dr Savage and Delia Felder, and

Reviewed on Aug 17, 2023

Dr. Savage is one of the best physicians and individuals I have ever encountered.

Reviewed on Aug 14, 2023

Dr Savage appears to genuinely care about me as a patient. He is easy to speak with and takes his time in answering questions.

Reviewed on Aug 10, 2023

Very impressed by Dr. Savage. He listens and explains everything. Took care in listening to other problems I was having and took a tion.

Reviewed on Jul 10, 2023

Dr. Savage is thorough and caring.

Reviewed on Jul 10, 2023

I felt confident in my doctors.

Reviewed on Jul 6, 2023

Excellent staff for an outstanding physician

Reviewed on Jul 6, 2023

Dr savage was kind and compassionate. Seemed very concerned that I was informed of all options etc. He put me at ease.

Reviewed on Jun 29, 2023

I recommend Dr. Savage and Cleveland clinic to anyone who has spinal problems.

Reviewed on Jun 19, 2023

My wife and I can't say enough good about Dr. Savage!!! He is absolutely THE BEST!! If I could give 100 stars for his rating, I would. He's an excellent Dr.! He's kind, caring, concerned, a good listener, explains everything. He takes his time with you and makes you feel cared about.

Reviewed on Jun 15, 2023

Had a very good experience with the Doctor,he explained all my questions going too follow his advice and starting theory this week on my back

Reviewed on Jun 12, 2023

Medicine the way it should be. Thank you,Dr. Savage and again ...THANK YOU CLEVELAND CLINIC!!!!

Reviewed on Jun 8, 2023

Dr Savage is the best

Reviewed on Jun 8, 2023

Dr. Savage is a great asset for you. He is one of the few Drs that I can remember that seems as if he truly cares for his patients.He is very open concerning the patients problems and addressing them. I would recommend him to anyone!

Reviewed on Jun 8, 2023

I had surgery by another Dr at the Clinic and now have to have another revision surgery. Hopefully It will work out this time. The way that It was presented to me by Dr Savage sounds like it will.

Reviewed on May 15, 2023

Dr. Savage is the best. He's very compassionate and caring.

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