Department Center for Functional Medicine
Primary Location Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
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About Amy Drab, PA-C

Amy Drab has over 19 years of experience as a physician assistant including family practice, OB/GYN, and urgent/emergent care settings.  She also taught at Kettering College of Medical Arts as an associate professor of Physician Assistant education for 4 years.  She received her Bachelor of Science in Health Professions/Physician Assistant from Kettering College of Medical Arts and her Master of Physician Assistant Studies from the University of Nebraska.  Amy’s journey in discovering Functional Medicine’s healing potential started early on in her career when she noticed that patients often had a long list of unexplainable or unattributable symptoms.  Armed with the belief that the patient is generally telling the truth and that their symptoms are real, Amy wanted to find the reason why these patients were so ill. Functional Medicine become the portal of entry that allowed for the healing of multiple family members when nothing else worked. After witnessing numerous recoveries through the lens of Functional Medicine, Amy now knew the truth and her practice of medicine was forever changed. Her desire to learn more about Functional Medicine led to rigorous study.  She is a certified Functional Medicine practitioner and has increased her understanding of Functional Medicine over the last 9 years with numerous learning opportunities. Her passion is to see patients understand the issue and to be given the tools to be an active participant in the healing process. This is truly where healing begins.

Amy also enjoys teaching the Functioning for Life classes which enable patients to learn more about how to resolve or improve their health conditions and discover the root of their illness.  Common conditions she treats include autoimmune diseases, chronic digestive issues like IBS and food sensitivities, thyroid disease, women’s health issues such as menopause and polycystic ovarian disease, anxiety, depression, weight management issues, metabolic syndrome, diabetes, chronic fatigue and fibromyalgia.

In addition to her interest in Functional Medicine, Amy enjoys running, yoga, and exploring the great outdoors with her husband and 3 girls.  Amy would be delighted to assist you on your journey back to wellness. Your symptoms are real and you deserve relief and healing.  Many others having successfully improved their health through discovering and addressing the root of their illness and you can too. 

Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Graduate - University of Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE USA

Undergraduate - Kettering College of Medical Arts
Kettering, OH USA

Undergraduate - Kettering College of Medical Arts
Kettering, OH USA


  • Physician Assistant
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Patient Satisfaction Reviews

65 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

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Overall Star Ratings
4.7 out of 5
Explains 4.6
Listens 4.8
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.8
Knows Medical History 4.5
Time Spent with Patient 4.8
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.6

4 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Apr 23, 2018

All of the care provider, nurses, helpers, coach, lab technician, front office assistants, and anyone else that might slip my mind now were all excellent. Very pleased with the clinic!

Reviewed on Mar 8, 2018

Amy Drab is excellent, she listens, is open to my concerns, and is working to improve my health.

Reviewed on Dec 20, 2017

Am extremely pleased with the care I receive from Amy Drab. She is thorough, caring, patient, explains complex issues well and has a good sense of humor. I feel encouraged after my appointment with her.

Reviewed on Nov 13, 2017

great benefit to have your own blood draw lab there now. thanks!

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