Department Family Medicine
Primary Location Brunswick Family Health Center
Type of Doctor Both Adults and Children & Adolescents
Languages English
Surgeon No
Locations Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Adolescent Health
  • Challenges and Choices of Aging
  • Family Medicine
  • General Adolescent Care
  • General Dermatology
  • General Internal Medicine
  • General Obstetrics And Gynecology
  • General Pediatric And Adolescent Medicine
  • Men's Health
  • Pap Test
  • Pediatrics
  • Prevention And Wellness
  • Preventive Medicine
  • Primary Care Psychiatry
  • Skin Care
  • Smoking Cessation
  • Sports Medicine
  • Sports Safety
  • Student Health
  • Women's Health
View all 20 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Acne
  • Alzheimer's and Dementia
  • Amenorrhea
  • Anxiety Disorder
  • Back Pain in Athletes
  • Breast Cancer
  • Cancer
  • Cellulitis
  • Chronic Illness
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Dementia
  • Depression
  • Diabetes
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux (GERD)
  • Health and Wellness
  • Heartburn
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hypertension - High Blood Pressure
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Lead Poisoning
  • Mood Disorder
  • Myofascial Pain Syndrome
  • Obesity
  • Osteoporosis
  • Pressure Ulcers
  • Primary Care
  • Shingles (Varicella-Zoster Virus)
  • Substance Abuse
  • Warts
View all 29 Specialties +


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About Robert Cain, MD

Robert A. Cain, MD, is a member of the Department of Family Medicine and the Medicine Institute of Cleveland Clinic. He is also a part-time Faculty member of the Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University and is on the Clinical Faculty at the Cleveland Clinic Fairview Hospital Family Practice Residency Program.
Dr. Cain is board-certified in family practice. His special areas of interest include primary care psychiatry and medical education.
Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Residency - Aultman Hospital
Family Practice
Canton, OH USA

Internship - Aultman Hospital
Family Practice
Canton, OH USA

Medical Education - Medical College of Ohio at Toledo
Toledo, OH USA

Undergraduate - University of Cincinnati
Cincinnati, OH USA

Additional Training

  • Certified Medical Review Officer, American Association of Medical Review Officers, 1994

Professional Highlights

  • Preceptor All-Star Award 2006-2007, Ohio State University College of Medicine


  • Family Medicine

Specialty Interests

general medical care of adult and pediatric patients, primary care psychiatry, Smoking Cessation, sports medicine


  • Society¬†of Teachers of Family Medicine
  • American Academy of Family Physicians
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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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 6/5/2020, Dr. Cain 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.

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* 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

182 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

41 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Dec 24, 2020

doctor Cain is terrific!

Reviewed on Dec 18, 2020

I enjoy My visits with Dr. Cain. He is pleasant and makes every visit enjoyable. He is thorough and always pays attention to my needs and concerns.

Reviewed on Dec 18, 2020

I've been with Dr. Cain for over 30 years and trust his care. My grown children are now his patients and we are so fortunate to have his as our family doctor.

Reviewed on Dec 17, 2020

Dr Cain is the best!

Reviewed on Dec 4, 2020

Dr Cain is the BEST

Reviewed on Nov 5, 2020

dr Cain has always been able to communicate to me with explanations of why I need to take care of something

Reviewed on Nov 2, 2020

Best doctor ever!

Reviewed on Nov 2, 2020

dr. bishop was the best I've ever experienced at the clinic. incredible! personal, great bedside manner.

Reviewed on Oct 14, 2020

Dr. Cain has a wonderful manner he is compassionate understanding explains everything very thoroughly and because he used as a scribe you have his undivided attention to a conversation between you and him and I find that excellent

Reviewed on Oct 13, 2020

always great seeing Dr. Cain and the staff is always friendly at CC

Reviewed on Oct 5, 2020

I'm so glad to have a Dr like Dr Cain

Reviewed on Sep 25, 2020

excellent impression of this doctor

Reviewed on Sep 17, 2020

I love Dr. Cain, he is always very supportive and helpful with whatever we are trying to do, and is mindful of contributing factors to health; he makes time to ensure I have the best tools to not only be minimally healthy, but to aim to thrive. It can take a long time to get an appointment with him, but I stick with him for these reasons. He is comforting regarding health when sometimes potential health concerns are unsettling. I've since been cleared of anything bad, but when I was concerned about a pain in my breast, I still felt better leaving his office than when I came in, even knowing I had to go get a scan because it could have been something serious, and it was because of his optimism and thoughtful explanation of all of the details.

Reviewed on Sep 16, 2020

Dr. Cain has always been helpful and informative with any health care questions and explained things for me so I can understand.

Reviewed on Sep 11, 2020

Dr. Cain is a kind, caring, listening and thorough doctor. I appreciate him very much.

Reviewed on Sep 4, 2020

dr. cain is a compassionate, knowledgeable professional

Reviewed on Aug 28, 2020

Dr. Cain is an excellent doctor !!! He cares so much and it shows in how he talks to you and listens so carefully!!

Reviewed on Aug 27, 2020

I appreciate Dr. Cain's quick response because I wasn't feeling good and needed a prescription fast. He was able to diagnose and prescribe antibiotics same day. Thank you.

Reviewed on Aug 6, 2020

Dr Cain has always been the best doctor I've ever had. I am almost 47 year old and had him since I was a teenager

Reviewed on Aug 6, 2020

Dr. Cain is best doctor I have ever met.

Reviewed on Jul 31, 2020

Dr. Cain is a very nice doctor. He takes the time to answer all my questions. He also remembered we had German Shepherds for many years when I told him about our current ones.

Reviewed on Jul 27, 2020

excellent physician/communicator

Reviewed on Jul 14, 2020

Dr. Cain always shows strong empathy and respect - he talks on my level and really cares for my as a person. I highly recommend his care!

Reviewed on Jul 14, 2020

Dr. Cain always spend the time needed to make sure I am taken care of.

Reviewed on Jul 9, 2020

Dr. Cain is well spoken an a very knowledgeable physician

Reviewed on Jul 1, 2020

Dr. Cain is what you hope for in a PCP. Hes a wonderful doctor who I know really cares.

Reviewed on Jun 4, 2020

Dr Cain it's always very courteous and professional !!!!

Reviewed on May 15, 2020

excellent provider!!

Reviewed on May 7, 2020

Dr. Cain's by far, the best doctor I've ever had!

Reviewed on May 5, 2020

Dr. Cain is always easy to talk to.

Reviewed on May 5, 2020

Dr Cain is my favorite. He listens. He cares. And he's always there for my family

Reviewed on Apr 30, 2020

I am very comfortable with Dr. Cain and enjoy having him as my physician.

Reviewed on Apr 30, 2020

dr Cain has treated me for 30+ years I trust and admire his skill. thank you

Reviewed on Apr 16, 2020

Dr. Cain is the best! So happy I was able to get back into his office when I moved back to Cleveland. Moved around a lot with company and it's so hard to find good doctors.

Reviewed on Apr 2, 2020

Almost 20 years Dr. Cain's patient. I send him anyone who asks for a primary care. He never gives up, he puts the effort in. I am married to a physician. So I know the effort it takes to be an exceptional doctor and not become complacent.

Reviewed on Mar 19, 2020

Dr. Cain is very helpful. He gives just the right amount of time and concern to his patients.

Reviewed on Mar 19, 2020

It's still better to have a doctor visit in person but this is wonderful to have as an option.

Reviewed on Mar 13, 2020

Dr Cain took his time and I appreciated that. I don't normally have a lot to discuss at appointment but had four issues today and he took time with each one. very rare these days.

Reviewed on Feb 26, 2020

Dr. Cain is a very caring and compassionate doctor.

Reviewed on Feb 26, 2020

Dr. Cain is a warm, excellent listener and begins testing immediately.

Reviewed on Jan 27, 2020

Dr Cain is the best!

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