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Education & Professional Highlights
Education & Fellowships
Medical Education - Illinois College of Optometry
Chicago, IL USA
Undergraduate - Ohio State University
Columbus, OH USA
Research & Publications
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As of 9/12/2018, Dr. Marcellus 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.
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100 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||4.9|
|Knows Medical History||4.6|
|Time Spent with Patient||4.8|
|Patient Rating of Doctor||4.8|
12 Patient Comments
Reviewed on Mar 20, 2019
Dr Marcellus is awesome. Very professional and takes his time with you.
Reviewed on Feb 8, 2019
Dr. Marcellus was very attentive. He listened to my concerns, discussed options and genuinely cared.
Reviewed on Dec 19, 2018
My only negative experience with regards to sensitivity for my needs had to do with the LASIK procedure and not with Dr. Marcellus. I did not enjoy the fact that I underwent my procedure in a room with loud rock music playing. it was very challenging for me to relax during the procedure due to that and it significantly increased my anxiety level.
Reviewed on Dec 17, 2018
I waited 1 hour 15 minutes in the exam room for Dr. Marcellus to come in. I had another appointment, so I decided to leave. On my way out the door he was in the room next door talking with the nurses, but came running after me saying my exam would only take 10 minutes. This was true because he didn't even dialate my eyes or get any history of my past exams. I went to him because my regular doctor, Dr. Sholliton is retiring. I don't think I got an adequate exam, and I will encourage my insurance not to pay the charge.
Reviewed on Nov 26, 2018
I would go see Dr. Marcellus again. He was very personable and easy to talk too. I felt he was also professional and listened to my concerns. However, the wait time was very long (over an hour and a half.) I had a meeting that I needed to attend that evening at my school, however, this long wait put me behind as well.
Reviewed on Oct 8, 2018
The physician was knowledgeable and answered all of my questions.
Reviewed on Sep 18, 2018
Dr. Marcellus was extremely professional, courteous and efficient.
Reviewed on Sep 18, 2018
if it wasn't for Dr. Marcellus I would not utilize CCF. He is the best doctor you have at CCF hands down PERIOD!
Reviewed on Jul 30, 2018
Dr.Marceles , Is very good at listening to my concearns, and provides excelent advice. He listens carefully and answers all my questions about my concerns. I trust him with my health and eye cocerns.
Reviewed on Jul 9, 2018
I would recommend this provider to friends and family. he was friendly easy to work with and answered all my questions
Reviewed on Jun 18, 2018
I saw Dr Marcellus before he came to CCF and I had to search him out to find out he was there. Dr Marcellus is an amazing person who treats his patients with respect, bedside manner is what all physicians regardless of specialty should aspire to be. I look to referring my adult children to see him here. the only issue I have is ordering my contacts which has been a phone tag game for past couple of weeks!!! that process needs to improve as well as how they process the vision insurance there as I'm being billed for the visit! but I will come here to see Dr Marcellus again for certain!
Reviewed on Jun 4, 2018
Dr. Marcellus was extremely friendly, approachable, and relatable. while also being very knowledgeable. He made me feel comfortable and welcome as soon as he came in, and his sense of humor was just an added bonus. I would recommend Dr. Marcellus to everyone!
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