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Department Dermatology
Primary Location Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Type of Doctor Both Adults and Children & Adolescents
Languages English
Surgeon No
Locations Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Center for Pediatric Dermatology
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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - Nationwide Children's Hospital
Pediatric Dermatology
Columbus, OH USA

Residency - Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH USA

Internship - Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH USA

Medical Education - SUNY Upstate Medical University
Syracuse, NY USA

Undergraduate - Cornell University
Biological Sciences
Ithaca, NY USA


  • Dermatology
  • Dermatology - Pediatric Dermatology
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

See publications for Mahwish Irfan, MD.

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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 11/28/2022, Dr. Irfan 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

61 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

12 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Oct 7, 2022

We LOVE Dr. Irfan. We traveled downtown during a school day so we could have her as our caregiver. I'm sure we could have seen someone closer to us but we trust Dr. Irfan to listen to our concerns and take as much time as necessary to figure everything out.

Reviewed on Sep 30, 2022

Very well coordinated team including nurse, physician, and PA

Reviewed on Aug 25, 2022

The doctor was phenomenal on the Virtual visit

Reviewed on Aug 25, 2022

Both providers that saw Mona were amazing. First we saw a PA and was very extensive when learning about my concerns. She genuinely wanted to understand the entire story of what has been going on with my daughter. Once she had every detail she consulted with the Doctor and the doctor came on the call and explained to me her diagnoses. It was refreshing to be listened too after being dismissed by primary care.

Reviewed on Jul 1, 2022

Dr. Irfan is amazing and spent plenty of time listening to our concerns and presenting treatment options to us. I am so glad to have her involved with my son's care.

Reviewed on Jun 28, 2022

*Dr. Irfan & staff are beyond excellent.

Reviewed on Jun 28, 2022

*Dr. Irfan always shows great care & concern. She is on top at all current research.

Reviewed on Apr 22, 2022

Dr. Infran was amazing! She explained her medical advice thoroughly and provide guidance for yearly follow ups. I was very thankful for the ways she corrected misconceptions we were given by previous doctors. She was patient, knowledgeable, and precise. Her interpersonal strengths were obvious throughout the appointment.

Reviewed on Mar 23, 2022

Dr. Irfan is fantastic! One of our favorite doctors.

Reviewed on Mar 11, 2022

Our experience with Dr. Irfan was excellent. She took the time to explain things and answer all of my questions throughly.

Reviewed on Mar 2, 2022

*Dr. Irfan is thoughtful and thorough. We would recommend you.

Reviewed on Feb 22, 2022

Dr showed zero respect for my child or myself

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