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Department Cardiovascular Medicine
Primary Location Akron General
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon No
Akron General
Primary Location

Akron General

Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Abnormal Stress Test
  • Angioplasty
  • Heart Catheterization
  • Stents
View all 4 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Abnormal EKG
  • Angina
  • Atherosclerosis (vascular)
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Family History Of Heart Disease
  • Heart Attack
  • Heart Valve Disease
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hypertension - High Blood Pressure
View all 12 Specialties +


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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - Tufts New England Medical Center
Interventional Cardiology
Boston, MA USA

Fellowship - Tufts Medical Center
Interventional Cardiology
Boston, MA USA

Fellowship - University Hospitals of Cleveland
Cardiovascular Medicine
Cleveland, OH USA

Fellowship - University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center
Cardiovascular Disease
Cleveland, OH USA

Residency - University Hospitals of Cleveland
Internal Medicine
Cleveland, OH USA

Residency - University Hospitals Regional Hospitals
Internal Medicine
Cleveland, OH USA

Medical Education - Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland, OH USA

Graduate School - Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland, OH USA

Undergraduate - The Ohio State University
Columbus, OH USA


  • Internal Medicine
  • Internal Medicine - Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine - Interventional Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

See publications for David Hedrick, MD, PhD.

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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 7/8/2021, Dr. Hedrick 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

155 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
Listens 4.5
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 5
Patient Rating of Doctor 5

28 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Oct 21, 2021

The doctor takes time & answers all my questions. Short wait before appointment.

Reviewed on Oct 21, 2021

Dr. Hedrick is amazing. I followed him from his Parma office to here and I would highly recommend him.

Reviewed on Sep 21, 2021

Dr. Hedrick is excellent. Very professional, easy to talk to, actively listens to my concerns and caring.

Reviewed on Jul 27, 2021

Best Doctor ever!!!

Reviewed on Jul 1, 2021

I am very, very pleased with Dr. Hedrick. He is patient, knowledgeable, and caring.

Reviewed on Jul 1, 2021

Dr Dave was very informative and also down to earth. He explained in terms I could understand.

Reviewed on Jun 24, 2021

I have never had a bad experience with Dr. Hedrick.

Reviewed on Jun 8, 2021

*Dr. Hedrick mixes compassion for the patient & knowledge way better than most! He is a the "top" of Cleveland Clinic professionals.

Reviewed on May 25, 2021

Dr. Hedrick is extremely personable, perceptive and listens.

Reviewed on May 13, 2021

excellent doctor!

Reviewed on May 13, 2021

very good Doctor!

Reviewed on May 11, 2021

great experience doctor Hedrick is AMAZING

Reviewed on May 4, 2021

Dr Hedrick and staff were excellent

Reviewed on Apr 27, 2021

without a doubt Dr. Hedrick IS THE BEST CARDIOLOGIST anyone can ever ask for!!

Reviewed on Apr 20, 2021

Dr Hedrick excellent doctor just love him

Reviewed on Mar 16, 2021

Dr. Hedrick is one of the most personable physicians I have ever had the pleasure of meeting.

Reviewed on Mar 16, 2021

Dr. Hedrick is excellent, a great doctor, caring and always easy to talk to. I would definitely recommend Dr. Hedrick to others. I feel very lucky that Dr. Hedrick is my doctor.

Reviewed on Feb 23, 2021

excellent Doctor

Reviewed on Feb 23, 2021

I cannot say enough good about my "care provider!"

Reviewed on Feb 18, 2021

I can't say enough good things about Dr. Hedrick. He is awesome.

Reviewed on Feb 18, 2021

I tell everyone about Dr. Hedrick and the experiences I've had with him.

Reviewed on Feb 9, 2021

Dr Hedrick is great!

Reviewed on Jan 21, 2021

as always, a great experience. Dr. Hedrick is professional, informative and a great communicator. Medical assistant was friendly and efficient, as was the secretary. oh, the lady screening on entry into the building was very nice.

Reviewed on Jan 19, 2021

Outstanding physician and person

Reviewed on Jan 5, 2021

My experience with this Doctor is always outstanding and as is with the staff.

Reviewed on Dec 10, 2020

I have enormous respect & confidence in Dr. Hedrick.

Reviewed on Dec 8, 2020

Dr Hendricks is a great provider, I've never had a bad experience with him.Ihope he never goes anywhere,

Reviewed on Nov 19, 2020

dr Hedrick was amazing and spent more time than I expected. amazing!

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