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Department Pulmonary Medicine
Primary Location Hillcrest Hospital
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon No
Locations Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Bronchoscopy
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Diagnosing Asthma
  • Oxygen Therapy
  • Pulmonary Function Testing
  • Pulmonary Medicine
  • Treating Asthma With Bronchodilators
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Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Asthma
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
  • Cough
  • Dyspnea
  • Emphysema
  • Histoplasmosis
  • Interstitial Lung Disease (ILD)
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Mass
  • Lung Nodules
  • Pneumonia
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
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Insurance

Insurance

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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights

Appointed
2017

Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics
Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
Madison, WI USA
2017

Residency - Newark Beth Israel Medical Center
Internal Medicine
Newark, NJ USA
2011

Medical Education - University of the Philippines College of Medicine
Malate, Manila 1000, Philippines
2006

Certifications

  • Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Disease
  • Internal Medicine
  • Internal Medicine - Critical Care Medicine

Specialty Interests

Critical Care Specialists; Pulmonologists

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

See publications for Mark Vincent Regala, MD.

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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 2/7/2022, Dr. Regala 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

53 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 5
Patient Rating of Doctor 5

13 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Dec 14, 2022

Dr Rugala exceeded my expections because he looked at my lymphedema problem I have and explained it all to me and ordered more meds for my nebulizer breathing machine. Had testing done by AMBER, very kind and patient with me going thru the breathing testing/.

Reviewed on Nov 22, 2022

Dr. Regala is generous in his explanations

Reviewed on Oct 31, 2022

Very nice doctor

Reviewed on Oct 31, 2022

Very comfortable with the doctor

Reviewed on Sep 29, 2022

This was the best meeting I ever had with Dr. Regala. He was very concerned about my current condition & listened to every word my medical POA had to say. He understands how confused I get & the need for my POA

Reviewed on Sep 8, 2022

Dr. Regala was excellent in explaining a new inhaler I could try and how to properly maintain my well controlled asthma.

Reviewed on Aug 22, 2022

My provider my doctor was excellent he explained everything to me where I could understand I just love him

Reviewed on Jun 20, 2022

Doc Rugala is best by far lung doc I have ever seen , shows concern, wants to help me breathe better, is patient,suggests new methods to me on controlling my asthma.. Listens to my issues and offers top notch advice..

Reviewed on May 6, 2022

The doctor was very thorough and courteous.

Reviewed on May 4, 2022

Dr Regala is hands down the best doctor I have dealt within the Cleveland Clinic system.

Reviewed on Apr 4, 2022

Doctor Regala has always been a great doctor for me

Reviewed on Mar 17, 2022

Dr did thorough exam with co.plete bloodwork

Reviewed on Mar 14, 2022

I have had no bad experience. Dr. Regala is very comfortable to be with. Patient with questions, clear and precise with diagnosis explanations, and pleasant to chit-chat with.

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