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Department General Pediatrics
Primary Location Akron General Medical Office Building, W. Market
Type of Doctor Children & Adolescents Only
Languages English
Surgeon No
Locations Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Adolescent Health
  • General Adolescent Care
  • Newborn Care
  • Pediatrician
  • Pediatrics
  • Preventive Pediatrics
  • Primary Care Pediatrics
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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Residency - Children's Hospital Medical Center of Akron
Akron, OH USA

Medical Education - Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine
Rootstown, OH USA

Undergraduate - Youngstown State University
Youngstown, OH USA


  • Pediatrics
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 10/21/2021, Dr. Sabella 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

77 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
5 out of 5
Explains 5
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 5
Patient Rating of Doctor 5

19 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Sep 29, 2021

Dr. Sabella and her staff are wonderful as is her partner Dr. Mudd.

Reviewed on Sep 22, 2021

I love Dr. Sabella. She showed that she cared for me and my son's concerns

Reviewed on Sep 20, 2021

Dr Sabella is amazing! Lauren just adores her - she is extremely thorough, caring, a natural educator, does an excellent exam while talking to both the child and parent. Thank you Dr Sabella for all that you do!

Reviewed on Sep 20, 2021

Dr. Sabella was so pleasant, sweet and understanding! Took her time out to ensure my daughters needs were met, even being virtual. Wonderful doctor!

Reviewed on Aug 24, 2021

We love Dr. Paula Sabella! She is fabulous! She is very kind, caring, thoughtful, and always follows up on questions or concerns. If she doesn't have an answer she refers to other experts. I all appreciate her time and care!

Reviewed on Aug 18, 2021

Dr. Sabella always takes her time and is very thorough. She ensures all questions are answered before the end of the visit.

Reviewed on Aug 16, 2021

Dr. Sabella is always progressive on issues. She gives our daughter the best care and puts us at ease.

Reviewed on Jul 13, 2021

The office is amazing. Messaged through MyChart some concerns the office was able to change my appt. from nurse visit to actually seeing *Dr. Sabella! That was great!

Reviewed on Jul 13, 2021

*Dr. Sabella is 5 stars! More if I could. That's why we drive 45-50 minutes to see her!

Reviewed on Jun 15, 2021

Dr. Sabella was outstanding!!

Reviewed on May 17, 2021

Dr. Sabella and her staff are the reason we drive past two other pediatric offices to see them. They're amazing!

Reviewed on Mar 31, 2021

dr sabella is an amazing caring doctor

Reviewed on Mar 24, 2021

Dr. Sabella is amazing. she is kind and thorough. She gives good explanations and feedback and can talk on the children's level so that they feel comfortable. She is a fantastic doctor.

Reviewed on Mar 24, 2021

We love Dr. Sabella! she addresses all of our concerns. She is able to speak in a way that the children trust her and are comfortable talking to her. She is an amazing physician and I would highly recommend her!

Reviewed on Jan 27, 2021

Dr.Sabella was great. She took time to talk to my daughter and ease her anxiety about being in a doctors office.

Reviewed on Jan 25, 2021

Dr. Sabella was incredibly supportive of me in my emotional postpartum state. She made us feel comfortable and supported in caring for our newborn. We will definitely be going back to her for our daughter's future appointments.

Reviewed on Dec 7, 2020

Dr. Sabella is a kind, thorough, and attentive physician. We are very fortunate to have her care for our baby.

Reviewed on Nov 30, 2020

we LOVE dr Sabella. only sad we didn't find her right when he was born. but so glad she is in our lives! we will drive anywhere for her!!!!

Reviewed on Nov 30, 2020

there are NOT enough words to describe how much we love dr sabella! we are blessed to have her! I trust her words! she truly cares about each and every child but also their families! and it shows

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