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

Hillcrest Hospital

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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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

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

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

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


  • 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

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 2/9/2021, 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

77 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
4.7 out of 5
Explains 4.7
Listens 3.7
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.7
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.8

12 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Sep 21, 2021

I was very appreciative of nurse (physicians assistant) who went out of her way to assist me in getting to my car in the garage as the elevators were down and I was very concerned about my ability to walk two flights of stairs.

Reviewed on Sep 10, 2021

Dr. Regala has come up with a treatment plan to help me in all stages of my disease. He was very kind, listened to my concerns and alleviated them.

Reviewed on Sep 10, 2021

Dr Regala has taken the time to really understand my complicated case and I truly appreciate that. I highly recommend Dr Regala to everyone!

Reviewed on Jun 28, 2021

Very happy with Dr. Regala

Reviewed on Jun 25, 2021

Could not get a timely appointment with Dr Burwinkel so end up with Dr Regala

Reviewed on Jun 25, 2021

Dr Regala had never seen my Mom before. He very matter of factor without much eye contact told her she had Stage 4 cancer and that the cancer may have spread to her bones and brain. Told her to get a PET SCAN and MRI. He could have been telling her to get lemon Gatorade instead of cherry..that was level of empathy shown. In addition, he was very flippant about her pre-med needs for MRI , blowing them off as unnecessary! Her oncologist was waiting for test results to share her diagnosis, staging , prognosis and treatment. Dr Regala gave that information and had incomplete data to base a decision and then offered no Little explanation, saying talk to your oncologist after you take the tests!!!! He was horrible! My Mom had been handling the lung cancer diagnosis relatively well, given its surprise accurance. After the meeting with Dr Regala, she didn't get out of her chair or change her clothes for two days!!!! He needs to be behind a microscope, not bedside. He also changed her catheter taking no care to gently remove the tape so now I'm dealing with red, raw irritated skin where he just ripped off the tape in one big pull.Thank you Brian, for getting my Mom onto Dr Berwinkle,s schedule and away from this horrid little man , Regala.If I could rate Regala a ZERO, I would.

Reviewed on Jun 21, 2021

,doctor has excellent office manners, very helpful, freely gives compliments and encouraging..I feel blessed to have him as my Lung doctor

Reviewed on Apr 29, 2021

doctor seemed totally unengaged and offered pretty much zero help

Reviewed on Apr 9, 2021

the doctor I had had was 100% amazing calm thorough and friendly and infoas welll

Reviewed on Mar 5, 2021

excellent physician

Reviewed on Jan 29, 2021

every thing was good the Doctor every body in the office

Reviewed on Jan 26, 2021

Dr. Regala seems to be a "people person." Easy to talk to.

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