Department Colorectal Surgery
Primary Location Fairview Hospital
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English, Spanish
Surgeon Yes


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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - Washington University Medical Center
Colon & Rectal Surgery
St. Louis, MO USA

Residency - University of Southern California
General Surgery
Los Angeles, CA USA

Fellowship - University of Southern California
Surgery Critical Care
Los Angeles, CA USA

Medical Education - Tufts University
Boston, MA USA


  • Surgery - Surgical Critical Care (Archived)
  • General Surgery
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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As of 12/2/2019, Dr. Rosen 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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Patient Satisfaction Reviews

167 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
4.8 out of 5
Explains 4.8
Listens 4.8
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.9
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.8

22 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Dec 4, 2019

dr. rossen is thorough and very professional his staff is exceptional.

Reviewed on Aug 28, 2019

great job by Dr Rosen

Reviewed on Aug 15, 2019

Dr.Rosen made ne fDr Rosen made me feel comfortable explaining what would be happening when he performs my surgery

Reviewed on Aug 7, 2019

I can say that Dr. Rosen is the best doctor I have ever met. He is kind, always concern, never left me with questions unanswered and was with me through all the process. He saved my life and I'm very grateful and lucky to have him as my care provider. I'm not exaggerating when I say this but Dr. Rosen is simply the best.

Reviewed on Jul 31, 2019

dr. Rosen is a very caring and understanding person tries to do everything he can to make you comfortable and I understand your situations.

Reviewed on Jul 18, 2019

Feel fortunate to have Dr Rosen as my surgeon. He explained all issues, reviewed results of diagnostics, and detailed procedure for upcoming surgery.

Reviewed on Jun 27, 2019

Dr Rosen is a GREAT doctor! able to make me feel comfortable and to educate me on my condition. will recommend him to my peer group

Reviewed on Jun 20, 2019

Dr. Rosen is possibly the most accommodating and personable provider I have ever seen. he has an outstanding bedside manner. I can't say enough positive things about him.

Reviewed on Jun 5, 2019

*Dr. Rosen was excellent. Very personable, highly accessible/readily available for any questions.

Reviewed on May 23, 2019

Dr. Rosen was excellent. He explained everything twice until I understood. The staff was friendly and Cleveland Clinic has the best healthcare in the world.

Reviewed on May 1, 2019

I feel I have an excellent Doctor and great care.

Reviewed on May 1, 2019

Dr Rosen is responsive, patient and committed to his profession. He is an excellent surgeon who saved my life. On my way to recovery

Reviewed on May 1, 2019

I would highly recommend the services of Dr Rosen. He is a confident and experienced surgeon and caring

Reviewed on Apr 24, 2019

The doctor explained everything thoroughly with pictures and care options and answered all questions we had.

Reviewed on Apr 11, 2019

Dr Rosen & staff were excellent. I will definitely go back to him if needed.

Reviewed on Mar 28, 2019

Dr Rosen took the time to explain the procedure and alternate treatment plans. I really enjoyed the experience

Reviewed on Mar 14, 2019

Dr. Rosen was very thorough. He listened attentively to my concerns and I felt like he really took the time to to listen to my complex history

Reviewed on Mar 7, 2019

Dr. Rosen listened to my concerns and answered my questions patiently. He showed genuine concern for my wellbeing.

Reviewed on Feb 16, 2019

*Dr. Rosen David and staff are wonderful I love them all.

Reviewed on Feb 7, 2019

Dr. Rosen was very thorough in his explanation .

Reviewed on Feb 4, 2019

Dr. Rosen was very attentive, professional and knowledgeable

Reviewed on Jan 29, 2019

*Dr. Rosen has been excellent.

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