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Education & Professional Highlights
Education & Fellowships
Residency - Fairview Hospital
Cleveland, OH USA
Medical School - Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine
Bradenton, FL USA
- Family Medicine
Research & Publications
(Disclaimer: This search is powered by PubMed, a service of the U.S. National Library of Medicine. PubMed is a third-party website with no affiliation with Cleveland Clinic.)
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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 5/23/2018, Dr. Boytim 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.
80 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||4.8|
|Knows Medical History||4.5|
|Time Spent with Patient||4.8|
|Patient Rating of Doctor||4.7|
8 Patient Comments
Reviewed on Oct 1, 2018
First time seeing Dr Boytin but satisfied with care. Another appt scheduled for follow-up next month
Reviewed on Sep 19, 2018
Dr Boytim is excellent. He listens. He does not lecture. He is friendly and makes you feel comfortable in the exam room. He asks about all my physical conditions (even those another doctor treats) and about my emotional state. He is wonderful! His nurse is great as well.
Reviewed on Sep 18, 2018
*Dr. Boytim was very efficient, he made the appointment where you felt comfortable and your health needs were first hand. As taking him as a new dr. was very pleased.
Reviewed on Sep 4, 2018
very good experience. I felt the doctor was very caring, listened to me. answered all my questions. I was very satisfied. first time I saw this doctor. I will continue to see him.
Reviewed on Jul 13, 2018
Great visit. Nice staff, clean facility and excellent service. Dr. Boytim followed up instantly. I wish all visits at the Cleveland Clinic could be this positive.
Reviewed on Jul 12, 2018
Dr. Boytim is a fabulous doctor. My only complain is that it's difficult and sometimes impossible to get an appointment with him any sooner than 2-3 weeks generally. I don't believe that's really his fault, as I assume he's simply extremely busy and very heavily booked. I appreciate, however, that he does respond to My Chart messages. I do recommend him to anyone who has asked about finding a new personal care doctor.
Reviewed on Apr 26, 2018
Doctor Boytim is the best Doctor I have ever experienced. Very knowledgeable, and truly takes the time to talk with us! I have always recommended him to a few friends and family members, and plan to keep spreading the word!
Reviewed on Jan 29, 2018
Doctor prescribed Zoloft and, before sending the prescription, he explained to me all the risks of taking it, the side effects, and gave me simple to understand instructions. Very pleased and satisfied with this portion of his work.
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