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Department Critical Care Medicine
Primary Location Hillcrest Hospital
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English, Spanish
Surgeon No
Hillcrest Hospital
Primary Location

Hillcrest Hospital

Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Bronchoscopy
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Diagnosing Asthma
  • Oxygen Therapy
  • Pulmonary Function Testing
  • Pulmonary Medicine
  • Treating Asthma With Bronchodilators
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Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Asthma
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
  • Cough
  • Dyspnea
  • Emphysema
  • Histoplasmosis
  • Interstitial Lung Disease (ILD)
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Mass
  • Lung Nodules
  • Pneumonia
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Nodules
View all 16 Specialties +


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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - MetroHealth Medical Center*
Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
Cleveland, OH USA

Fellowship - University Hospitals of Cleveland Health System
Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
Cleveland, OH USA

Residency - MetroHealth Medical Center*
Internal Medicine
Cleveland, OH USA

Medical Education - Wright State Univ. School of Medicine
Dayton, OH USA


  • Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Disease

Specialty Interests

Critical Care Specialist; Pulmomologists LTACH Pulmonary Rehabilitation

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

See publications for Maria De Fatima Pozuelo, MD.

(Disclaimer: This search is powered by PubMed, a service of the U.S. National Library of Medicine. PubMed is a third-party website with no affiliation with Cleveland Clinic.)

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 2/23/2021, Dr. Pozuelo 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

88 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

20 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Oct 21, 2021

I had a question after the visit. Dr Pozeulo was out. Another doctor stepped in and called me to explain how to take my medication. I appreciated first of all that I received a call and second of all that the doctors coordinated this so easily.

Reviewed on Oct 21, 2021

Dr Pozeulo is always very thorough and explains results of tests snd next steps and follow up steps. What to do if something does not clear or improve.

Reviewed on Sep 9, 2021

I love my Dr. Pozuelo!!! I feel very comfortable and safe with her personal and professional behavior and knowledge!!! I trust her!!!

Reviewed on Aug 17, 2021

Dr P. Was and is always very concerned about my health and going to lengths to do all she can to keep me healthy.

Reviewed on Aug 9, 2021

All involved were pleasant and efficient especially Dr. Pozzuelo

Reviewed on Jul 19, 2021

I've always received great experience with everyone in the office and phone, as well Dr. Pozuelo, of whom I hope will always be my doctor and the staff as well. Their services are above and beyond courteousness. Wouldn't have anyone else.

Reviewed on Jul 19, 2021

I've already & always recommend people to her, as well let them know how great & passionate she is when it comes to anyone's health. She's been a Godsend for me. I'm thankful for having her as my doctor, as well as the staff.

Reviewed on Jun 21, 2021

Dr. Pozuelo and staff are such kind and caring people. Always a pleasure

Reviewed on Jun 14, 2021

she's an excellent doctor; really pays attention.

Reviewed on Jun 10, 2021

Physician and Staff are Exceptional!!

Reviewed on May 27, 2021

Dr excellent n always helps me resolve my issues

Reviewed on May 24, 2021

Dr. Pozuelo is very empathetic and cares about you as a person. You are not just a chart number.

Reviewed on May 3, 2021

Dr Pozuelo was very kind. She took her time and listened to me.

Reviewed on Apr 15, 2021

I am a client of Dr Puezlo since 2015 love her and staff very personable

Reviewed on Jan 28, 2021

great experience. Doctor was very helpful.

Reviewed on Jan 21, 2021

The doctor spent a lot of time with me and gave me good suggestions

Reviewed on Jan 12, 2021

doctor is fantastik she knows how to take care of you when I go in the hospital I'll always call her office

Reviewed on Jan 11, 2021

great group of providers

Reviewed on Jan 11, 2021

Dr Pozuelo is wonderful and caring.

Reviewed on Jan 7, 2021

Cindy and doctor Pozuelo were very helpful.

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