Treatment & Services
- Cancer Center
Specialty in Diseases & Conditions
- Choledochal Cysts
- Desmoid Tumor
- Desmoplastic Small Round Cell Tumor (DSRCT)
- Fibromatosis Tumors
- Gastric Cancer
- Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors (GIST)
- Neuroendocrine Tumors
- Pancreatic Cancer
- Pancreatic Cysts
- Pancreatic Disease
- Pancreatic Endocrine Tumors
- Pancreatic Mass
- Pancreatic Stones
- Pediatric Rare Cancer and Blood Disease Program
- Rare Soft Tissue Sarcomas
- Retroperitoneal Sarcoma
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Education & Professional Highlights
Education & Fellowships
Fellowship - Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH USA
Residency - William Beaumont Hospital
Royal Oak, MI USA
Medical Education - The Ohio State University College of Medicine and Public Health
Columbus, OH USA
Undergraduate - Northwestern University
Evanston, IL USA
- Surgery - General Surgery
Hepatopancreatobiliary Surgery Pancreatic adenocarcinoma Pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors Abdominal sarcomas Gastric cancer Small bowel cancer Gallbladder and bile duct cancer Pancreatitis
Research & Publications
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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 11/4/2019, Dr. Simon 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.
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119 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.
|Courtesy, Respect & Concern||4.9|
|Patient Rating of Doctor||4.9|
14 Patient Comments
Reviewed on Sep 25, 2020
Dr Simon was excellent in all phases noted above
Reviewed on Aug 21, 2020
Dr. Sim?n is awesome!
Reviewed on Aug 11, 2020
Dr.. Simon is an excellent surgeon with a great bedside manner. he is genuinely concerned about his patients wellbeing. I would recommend him to everyone.
Reviewed on Jul 31, 2020
Completely satisfied with the attention and care I am receiving by all parties involved.Dr Simon has addressed all my concerns to my complete satisfaction. I feel fortunate to be under his care.
Reviewed on Jun 9, 2020
I wasnt able to have a video visit due to an issue with my computer. However Dr. Simon called me and we had a phone visit and I appreciate very much that he took the time out of his schedule to contact me. It was a very good experience.
Reviewed on Jun 9, 2020
I would definately Recommend Dr. Simon. He is very thourough and kind.
Reviewed on May 22, 2020
Dr. Simon is the best thing going at Cleveland clinic hands down!
Reviewed on May 5, 2020
Every one was very caring. The doctor was very easy to talk to. He had a very caring manner.
Reviewed on Apr 2, 2020
*Dr. Simon is fantastic. Sometimes, I can't tie my shoes right and that dude rearranged my organs. Amazing.
Reviewed on Mar 3, 2020
doctor Simone and staff saved my life I call Dr.simone my angel.
Reviewed on Dec 6, 2019
My doctor, Dr. El-Halek moved to another hospital and this was the first time meeting with this doctor who took over for him. Very nice, down to earth and likeable.
Reviewed on Nov 22, 2019
*Dr. Simon is great.
Reviewed on Oct 18, 2019
I'm glad I made the visit. Dr Simon was very knowledgeable of my situation and I felt very comfortable
Reviewed on Oct 15, 2019
both resident and Dr Simon were terrific
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