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Department Center for Spine Health
Primary Location Fairview Hospital
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon No
Fairview Hospital
Primary Location

Fairview Hospital


Additional Locations

Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Fracture Care
  • Pain Medicine
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Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Aging Spine
  • Arthritis
  • Back Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Back Strains & Sprains
  • Bursitis
  • Cervical and Lumbar Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Cervical, Thoracic and Lumbar Spine Disorders
  • Degenerative Spine Disease
  • Facet Arthropathy
  • Facet Joint Syndrome
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Pain
  • Leg Pain
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Neck Pain
  • Radiculopathy
  • Sacroiliac Joint Dysfunction
  • Sacroilitis
  • Sciatica
  • Spinal Fractures
  • Spine Wellness
  • Spondylosis
  • Stenosis - Spinal
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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Graduate School - Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
Family Nurse Practitioner
Cleveland, OH USA

Undergraduate - Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
Cleveland, OH USA

Undergraduate - Miami University
Oxford, OH USA


  • Family Nurse Practitioner
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Patient Satisfaction Reviews

114 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
4.8 out of 5
Explains 4.8
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.8
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.7

16 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Jan 9, 2023

Kelsey has a very pleasant approach. She is knowledgeable, as well as interested. She is a great choice.

Reviewed on Dec 15, 2022

Dr McCracken was very approachable and helpful in suggestions and alternatives for my problems.

Reviewed on Dec 13, 2022

Kelsey is the reason I continue coming to the Cleveland Clinic. She builds a positive rapport with her patients, follows u consistently, and is honest yet positive in her messaging.

Reviewed on Oct 24, 2022

Kelsey McCracken is a real asset for the Cleveland Clinic. She was thorough, well informed and took her time in explaining my condition and my x-rays. She is an excellent professional.

Reviewed on Aug 23, 2022

She generally is concerned I get healthier.

Reviewed on Aug 4, 2022

Kelsey is a fantastic, caring provider

Reviewed on Jul 19, 2022

Dr. McCracken listens and we work together trying to find the best results for me

Reviewed on Jul 19, 2022

Kelsey took the time to ensure my understanding of what was noted on the x-rays. She provided genuine concern for me and my health. Initially I did not want to do this visit by video but I truly felt like she was right there in the room with me, she took her time and answered all my questions thoroughly.

Reviewed on May 23, 2022

She was great.

Reviewed on May 5, 2022

Kelsey is an excellent NP. She has shown me compassion and many skills. Her recommendations were right on point .

Reviewed on Apr 28, 2022

She was absolutely wonderful. Spent a good dealt of time to explain, answer questions. I learned more about my condition then I had known before. She listened to every concern that I had. She set me up with follow up care Including physical therapy.

Reviewed on Apr 25, 2022

Kelsey is an excellent health care provider. Extremely competent, good listener and great bedside manner!

Reviewed on Apr 14, 2022

Kelsey is excellent. I am so glad that I was able to get in with her for follow up care after my last provider left the area.

Reviewed on Mar 24, 2022

Kelsey was very professional, friendly and sympathetic. She was sensitive to my concerns and explained everything thoroughly. I didn't feel rushed, and she answered all my questions. I felt comfortable talking with her and appreciated her expertise and knowledge.

Reviewed on Mar 22, 2022

Very caring doctor

Reviewed on Mar 7, 2022

Kelsey took the time to provide excellent descriptions of what was going on, how good or bad things were, treatment options and next steps should they not work. She gave me hope that I could live with this issue, without sugar coating any of the answers she gave me.

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