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Department Family Medicine
Primary Location Willoughby Hills Fam Hlth Ctr
Type of Doctor Both Adults and Children & Adolescents
Languages English
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Willoughby Hills Fam Hlth Ctr
Primary Location

Willoughby Hills Fam Hlth Ctr



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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Graduate School - Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
Cleveland, OH USA

Undergraduate - University of South Alabama
Mobile, AL USA

Graduate School - John Carroll University
Arts & Sciences
University Heights, OH USA

Undergraduate - The Ohio State University
Human Ecology
Columbus, OH USA


  • Family Nurse Practitioner
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Patient Satisfaction Reviews

253 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 4.9

45 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Mar 18, 2024

She talked to my PCP and a pharmacist after listening to my issue. Very caring person

Reviewed on Mar 15, 2024

Dr Allison was the first Dr in a while that actually seemed to care that we figure out what the pain is that I'm having. She was very refreshing

Reviewed on Mar 7, 2024

My visit with Allyson downing was one of the best most pleasant experiences I've had at any medical apt & I plan to continue with her as my care provider

Reviewed on Feb 23, 2024

Again, Allison was great. She took her time with me and explained everything completely. I appreciated her concern and kindness.

Reviewed on Feb 23, 2024

I would recommend Alison Downing to anyone, she is by far the best provider I've had in years. I have only ever had 1 doctor who cared like she did. I feel so lucky to have met her.

Reviewed on Feb 15, 2024

Allison is so easy to talk to and she really cares, I have seen her on more than one occasion and will continue to see her as long as I can! She took time, listened, never felt rushed. It's been a long time since I've felt a trusting connection with a family doctor/NP.

Reviewed on Feb 12, 2024

I was unable to get into see my primary care physician Dr. Zhou because she is booked so far in advance. I was however able to see Allison Downing in a timely manner.

Reviewed on Feb 12, 2024

Alison was amazing. She listened attentively, talk me through concerns I had about my health. Her feedback on my labs was detailed and very specific with great ideas.

Reviewed on Feb 12, 2024

Allison is very compassionate. She listens and is very thorough. She makes you feel like she is very concerned about you as a person and remembers past appointments and personal issues you deal with that may have an impact on your overall health.

Reviewed on Feb 5, 2024

She is awesome

Reviewed on Jan 24, 2024

A. Downing was outstanding! She took the time to address my questions and concerns! I felt like she was listening not typing on a computer when I spoke to her! She looked at me directly! After my test came in on MY Chart she addressed the issues in a very timely manner!!

Reviewed on Jan 22, 2024

Allison goes above & beyond, lucky to have her as my nurse practitioner!!

Reviewed on Dec 13, 2023

Allison is top notch. Very helpful and is always communicating with me throughout the year and offering options for me to continue down a path of healthy lifestyle. If she is around for awhile I will be very happy and not have to look for another doctor to work with hahahaha. Allison rules

Reviewed on Dec 8, 2023

Allison Downing is one of the most caring and thoughtful medical providers I have ever worked with. She listens to what you say and has options for you to consider. I am always comfortable with her knowledge and recommendations.

Reviewed on Dec 1, 2023

Very helpful and friendly. She was not rushed and spent all the time with me that I needed.

Reviewed on Nov 29, 2023

She is excellent.

Reviewed on Nov 13, 2023

Allison was absolutely wonderful. She was professional, caring, and demonstrated great empathy in her care. I respected her attention to detail in my care, and I felt like I was being treated as a person and not a number. I would work with her again and would recommend her to others.

Reviewed on Oct 27, 2023

Dr Kostraba's office called within hours of receiving the mychart message. I was very impressed with their prompt attention

Reviewed on Oct 26, 2023

Allison was very attentive to all my needs. I was extremely pleased with her professionalism.

Reviewed on Oct 25, 2023

Very good appointment and very understanding doctors and

Reviewed on Oct 18, 2023

I was very pleased with this care provider.

Reviewed on Oct 9, 2023

Allison was amazing! She listened and really worked to get to know me.

Reviewed on Sep 27, 2023

Amazing dr. Very attentive and enjoyable personality

Reviewed on Sep 18, 2023

I really enjoyed having my appointment with Dr. Dowling

Reviewed on Sep 13, 2023

Allison took extra time to listen to all of my concerns and provide full attention to each of them. She is very thorough and passionate. I appreciate her dedication to caring for me as a patient!

Reviewed on Sep 11, 2023

Since this was my Medicare wellness appointment I thought it would have been with my PCP Dalia Mossad but it was not. Dr. Mossad. SheTold me the last time I saw her I would only see her once a year for my Medicare wellness appointment. Obviously all Dr. Mossads slots for appointments were already taken but my appointment with Allison Downing was just fine.

Reviewed on Sep 11, 2023

Allison Downing was excellent. We talked quite a lot about my previous conditions and my current breast cancer diagnosis. I was going to talk about possible eliminating my B/P medications but with my new diagnosis I decided not to change anything.Allison had a young man in training who listened to her very attentively. Allison was very personable and treated me very well. She has a very very good bedside manner me. I felt very comfortable and relaxed talking to her. I sent Dr. Mossad an email with Kudos for Allison giving her very high marks for my appointment.

Reviewed on Aug 28, 2023

Allison Downing was a gift! Her caring manner was so appreciated. She listened and heard everything I said. So glad I am under her care!

Reviewed on Aug 18, 2023

Allison even called the next day regarding a question we had asked, and followed up even though she had answered it during the visit. She is very caring and thorough.

Reviewed on Aug 16, 2023

She was so polite. I felt very comfortable asking any questions.

Reviewed on Aug 7, 2023

Allison Downey is an asset to your staff. Not only is she caring and thorough but she has a very pleasant caring demeanor.

Reviewed on Jul 31, 2023

Nurse Downing went out of her way to help us make a decision about medications. The special attention she gave my daughter was just superb and very much appreciated.

Reviewed on Jul 5, 2023

My NP showed concern for me and was thorough with her explanations. I appreciated her follow up message about my test results.

Reviewed on Jul 5, 2023

Allison is fantastic. She answers all questions and doesn't rush you. Very thorough all the way to Mychart messages with lab or testing results

Reviewed on Jul 3, 2023

She was was kind

Reviewed on Jun 30, 2023

Very nice and friendly. Great provider!

Reviewed on Jun 29, 2023

Allison was extremely helpful with answers to questions and recommendations for a new provider and convenient location since my primary care physician is retiring. Lab work and prescriptions were ordered without delay. She had a calming and friendly manner.

Reviewed on Jun 29, 2023

I really like Allison. I wish she could be my primary care doctor. She shows more concern than I have experienced with my other primary care doctor

Reviewed on Jun 15, 2023

Excelient. Would recommend her services

Reviewed on Jun 15, 2023

Most thorough physical I've ever had! She was so informative and a great listener!

Reviewed on Jun 2, 2023

Wonderful positive experience with this upbeat, knowledgeable, professional CNP!I've already recommended her to a friend!

Reviewed on Jun 2, 2023

Dr. Downing understand I am concerned about my heart. She suggested I see a cardiologist and they called me for an appointment which I can't get in till September. That's what I'm concerned about.

Reviewed on Jun 2, 2023

I do like Dr. Downing and I will recommend her to other people. She is very good with me as a person. I would like her to be my doctor.

Reviewed on May 17, 2023

She listened to me, very helpful. Suggested ideas to help with my diabetes

Reviewed on May 12, 2023

She was great!

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