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Department Internal Medicine and Geriatrics
Primary Location Willoughby Hills Family Health Center
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon No
Locations Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Acute Care Medicine
  • Cardiovascular Health
  • Complete Physical Examinations
  • Comprehensive Care Of The Adult Patient
  • Diagnosing Asthma
  • General Internal Medicine
  • Heart Failure Management
  • Home Nebulizer
  • Internal Medicine
  • Mammogram
  • Men's Health
  • Osteopathic Manipulation
  • Outpatient Care
  • Pap Test
  • Peak Flow Meter
  • Presurgical Testing and Assessment
  • Preventive Medicine
  • Reproductive Health
  • Smoking Cessation
  • Treating Asthma With Bronchodilators
  • Wellness
  • Women's Health
  • X-Ray
View all 23 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Addison's Disease
  • Adult Medicine
  • Alcoholism
  • Allergies
  • Alzheimer's and Dementia
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Atherosclerosis (vascular)
  • Bronchitis
  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Dementia
  • Depression
  • Diabetes
  • Estrogen Replacement Therapy (ERT)
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux (GERD)
  • Headaches
  • Heartburn
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hypertension - High Blood Pressure
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Kidney Infections
  • Menopause
  • Metabolic Syndrome
  • Obesity
  • Osteoporosis
  • Primary Care
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Urinary Tract Infection
View all 30 Specialties +


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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Residency - Saint Luke's Medical Center
Internal Medicine
Cleveland, OH USA

Medical Education - Wright State University School of Medicine
Dayton, OH USA

Undergraduate - Kent State University
Psychology & Pre-Medicine
Kent, OH USA


  • Internal Medicine

Specialty Interests

diagnostic challenges in internal medicine , care of physicians with physical and mental health issues

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

See publications for Irene Druzina, 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 11/3/2021, Dr. Druzina 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

204 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
5 out of 5
Explains 4.9
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 5
Patient Rating of Doctor 5

65 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Oct 14, 2021

I had reached out to Dr. Druzina via email. She responded promptly and tried to contact me by phone. When after a couple of weeks went by, and we still did not connect, she was tenacious and had a staff reach out to me to offer me a virtual appointment the next day. It made me feel like she really cares.

Reviewed on Oct 11, 2021

Dr. Druzina is the best primary care doctor! She is caring and very informative of my medical health, she is very easy and happy to talk to, there is nothing I can say bad about her. She is fantastic and I would recommend to anybody to go to her. The office is clean and the staff is friendly and caring.

Reviewed on Oct 11, 2021

I would give the provider a 20+ more than the 1 out of 10.

Reviewed on Sep 25, 2021

Dr. Druzina is caring and knowledgeable. I feel very comfortable talking to her.

Reviewed on Sep 14, 2021

Dr Druzina is wonderful! Glad she is my doctor.

Reviewed on Sep 13, 2021

I don't think you could find a better doctor than Dr Druzina. She is very capable, kind snd thorough

Reviewed on Sep 2, 2021

Dr Druzina spent a lot of time with me thoroughly going through my record and test results and discussing my care. I felt like I mattered.

Reviewed on Aug 31, 2021

Dr Druzina gave very good care and actions to help improve my health!!

Reviewed on Aug 26, 2021

Dr Druzina is an excellent doctor who has provided care in an exemplary way. She is a credit to the Cleveland clinic!

Reviewed on Aug 26, 2021

Dr Druzina has gone out of her way on multiple occasions in helping me deal with my many medical challenges.

Reviewed on Aug 23, 2021

Dr. Druziina is a wonderful Doctor, she made me feel very comfortable and answered any questions I had in terms I could understand. I have been going to her for years and am very happy in my choice of choosing her as my Primary Care Doctor.

Reviewed on Aug 18, 2021

Dr Druzina is great.

Reviewed on Aug 13, 2021

Dr.Druzina always goes above and beyond for her patients. She listens and truly cares.

Reviewed on Aug 11, 2021

Doc is excellent in my care and listens to my concerns and respects my discussion and guides me in the best direction thanks doctor

Reviewed on Aug 10, 2021

Absolutely love Dr. Druzina. She makes the time with me count. I don't feel rushed and even tho I know she has many patients she makes me feel like she really knows/remembers my personal health. She is truly a special doctor.

Reviewed on Aug 10, 2021

Dr. Druzina is kind and caring and an excellent physician and diagnostician.

Reviewed on Aug 2, 2021

I'm am very pleased with everything when I have an appointment with Dr Druzina!!!

Reviewed on Aug 2, 2021

I've never been to a Doctor Who seem to care about her patients as much as she does. I was amazed at the homework she did to prepare for my visit.

Reviewed on Jul 30, 2021

Dr. Druzina is an excellent provider who truly cares about her patients.

Reviewed on Jul 19, 2021

Excellent physician.

Reviewed on Jul 2, 2021

Dr Druzina was very thorough and answered all of my questions

Reviewed on Jul 2, 2021

Dr. Druzina is amazing. She listens, explains and is thorough. I am always at ease with her. She is a genuine person that cares. I have and always will praise her.

Reviewed on Jun 23, 2021

Even though I only see Dr Druzina once a year I feel like she is a friend that knows me well and cares about me as a person not a number or a statistic.

Reviewed on Jun 22, 2021

The doctor herself exceeded far above my expectations though!

Reviewed on Jun 22, 2021

Doctor was exceptional!

Reviewed on Jun 10, 2021

Dr Druzina is by far the best doctor. her ability to listen and genuinely care about her patients is a special gift.

Reviewed on May 25, 2021

Dr. Druzina is great. like a second mother to me. Hang on to her, she is a great asset to the Clinic.

Reviewed on May 25, 2021

Dr. Druzina is an awesome doc. She interviewed me about my current issue and symptoms and listened intently and commenting as needed. Performed hands on exam and repeated BP procedures done by assistant earlier in visit. Explained findings as examined.

Reviewed on May 20, 2021

I was very happy to be with my Primary Dr Druzina!

Reviewed on May 20, 2021

Dr Druzina is amazing and caring

Reviewed on May 20, 2021

Dr. Druzina was exceptional

Reviewed on May 3, 2021

great doctor and staff. always a pleasant experience.

Reviewed on May 3, 2021

best doctor I have ever had.

Reviewed on Apr 30, 2021

Wonderful caring Doctor so thankful I was able to be welcomed into her practice.

Reviewed on Apr 30, 2021

Dr Druzina is an especially smart and caring Doctor. I'm so glad I get to see her. she answers all my questions and spends time with me discussing any problems. love that Doctor.

Reviewed on Apr 27, 2021

dr druzinna is the best doctor. I would not want anyone else taking care of me. The clinic is lucky to have her. need more like her

Reviewed on Apr 26, 2021

Excellent. Best doctor I have interacted with. Very thorough.

Reviewed on Apr 23, 2021

Dr. Druzina was extremely patient and compassionate with my ailments. She explained why my neck/back was in pain and what she could do to put me back on the road to recovery. She also included some great youtube videos for neck stretches which I really appreciated.

Reviewed on Apr 8, 2021

I love my doctor but the wait time for any appointment is unacceptable. I would not recommend Cleveland Clinic for that reason.

Reviewed on Mar 30, 2021

I am grateful to have Dr Druzina as my PCP.

Reviewed on Mar 26, 2021

Dr. Druzina is going to be my new PCP. She was very easy to talk to and I am looking forward to seeing her on a regular basis.

Reviewed on Mar 25, 2021

Still not sure if Debra Brothers would be In-Network with new United Healthcare Aarp Medicare Advantage Plan. Thankfully Dr. Druzina is in network.

Reviewed on Mar 25, 2021

Dr. Druzina is always both very comforting and professional. I like her educational (not preachy) approach to care.

Reviewed on Mar 22, 2021

Dr. Druzina is an Excellent provider

Reviewed on Mar 17, 2021

A very positive in-person Dr. appt.

Reviewed on Mar 17, 2021

Dr Druzina always makes the Dr visit an enjoyable ,positive experience. She has an outstanding bedside manner.

Reviewed on Mar 16, 2021

Dr Druzina is always concerned for her patients' well being. She listens and is very knowledgeable.

Reviewed on Mar 15, 2021

Dr.Druzina is always patient, knowledgeable, concerned, courteous and professional. She takes time to listen and address any issues one might have.

Reviewed on Mar 11, 2021

Great physician, very good experience whenever I see Dr. Druzina. She is caring, listens to concerns and always helps sort issues out.

Reviewed on Feb 9, 2021

Doctor Druzina is my families Primary Care Provider and keeps all of us healthy!

Reviewed on Feb 1, 2021

Dr. Druzina was amazing. She fit me in her schedule without hesitation. She listened to my situation and helped me understand what I was going through.

Reviewed on Feb 1, 2021

I am very grateful I was able to see this provider and grateful for the professionalism of the doctor and her office.

Reviewed on Jan 25, 2021

Dr Druzina is the most knowledgeable caring human being ...and the best doctor I've visited

Reviewed on Jan 21, 2021

Dr. Druzina has been our PCP since before she was at the Clinic. We have always been very happy with her care.

Reviewed on Jan 21, 2021

Dr. Druzina has always treated me with respect and comfort during my visits and during follow up calls/appointments. She is a true medical professional and has superior patient skills.

Reviewed on Jan 15, 2021

I am very happy to have her as my doctor.

Reviewed on Jan 14, 2021

Irene is an excellent doctor. She knows me well and I rely on her knowledge and appreciate her intelligence. I wish she was easier to see as I age.

Reviewed on Dec 10, 2020

dr druzina always takes time with me and not only asks questions but also listens

Reviewed on Dec 9, 2020

This was my first visit with Dr. Dzurina and I was more than impressed. She is my wife's all time favorite doctor so I wasn't surprised.

Reviewed on Dec 7, 2020

Dr. Druzina is wonderful!!

Reviewed on Dec 4, 2020

Dr. Druzina is an excellent doctor. I would recommend her to any of my friends.

Reviewed on Dec 3, 2020

Dr Druzina is very kind and understanding

Reviewed on Nov 27, 2020

*Dr. Druzina is like family to me. I'm a once-a-year patient but I've felt so loved & cared for by her over the past 20 (+) years that I can't imagine going anywhere else!

Reviewed on Nov 13, 2020

She is the best doctor I have ever had, caring ,patient, kind and really interested in me and my life.

Reviewed on Nov 13, 2020

Dr. Druzina is caring and thorough. I did not feel rushed, and I felt she cared about me as a person.

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