Department Ophthalmology
Primary Location Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon Yes
Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Primary Location

Cleveland Clinic Main Campus


Additional Locations


Avon Hospital

33300 Cleveland Clinic Blvd
Avon, OH 44011
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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - Mid-Atlantic Retina Willis Eye Hospital
Philadelphia, PA USA

Residency - Massachusetts Eye & Ear Infirmary
Boston, MA USA

Residency - Bringham & Women's Hospital
Internal Medicine
Boston, MA USA

Medical Education - University of San Francisco School of Medicine
San Francisco, CA USA

Undergraduate - Harvard College
History and Science
Cambridge, MA USA


  • Ophthalmology
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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As of 2/18/2020, Dr. Talcott 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

339 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
4.7 out of 5
Explains 4.7
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.7
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.6

46 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Feb 18, 2020

Dr. Talcott is outstanding

Reviewed on Feb 13, 2020

Dr good nurse great

Reviewed on Feb 5, 2020

Dr. Talbot took the time to make me feel at ease.

Reviewed on Feb 5, 2020

Our Dr. found an issue that no one else had mentioned.

Reviewed on Feb 3, 2020

excellent doctor!!

Reviewed on Dec 19, 2019

Had a good appointment. The doctor gave my shot with ease ! No pain ! The numbing worked good this time. Dr Talbots answered my question and was pleasant ! She usually is very pleasant !

Reviewed on Nov 26, 2019

to me my concern is a big deal. provider acted as if it was common and no big deal. that is great news but did not respect that I was concerned.

Reviewed on Oct 30, 2019

I am always treated in a way that makes me feel I am Dr. Talcot's only patient which eases the stress of the eye injection treatment.

Reviewed on Oct 29, 2019


Reviewed on Oct 22, 2019

Dr. Talcott is a wonderful Doctor. The only complaint that I have is the wait time. My appointment was at 10:45am...get in for the preliminary tests done by the MA, but then waited about 1 hour 20 minutes to see Dr.Talcott

Reviewed on Oct 9, 2019

because I need eye injections on a set basis, it's hard to get an appointment for the right number of weeks because of workload of the doctor

Reviewed on Oct 8, 2019

the nurse answered all questions,very little contact with doctor. just did the shot in eye.always in a rush.

Reviewed on Oct 8, 2019

loved Dr. Talcott, I have had many eye injections and she is by far the best I have had!!

Reviewed on Oct 2, 2019

Dr Talcott has an excellent bedside manner and always gives me options.

Reviewed on Sep 30, 2019

I love Dr. Talcott. I put my eyes in her care. She is so knowledgeable. She answered each and every one of my questions.

Reviewed on Aug 22, 2019

Dr. Talcott was the best of the best, if anything happened to my retinas she would be the first person I would call.

Reviewed on Aug 21, 2019

The doctor is only with the patient for less than 3 minutes! Staff does all the prep and care!

Reviewed on Aug 14, 2019

The doctor should be more attentive to hearing impaired patients. when asked the doctor was very good to repeat everything.

Reviewed on Aug 1, 2019

Excellent experience with Dr Talcott and her staff

Reviewed on Jul 25, 2019

having been a surgical nurse I highly recommend The Cleveland Clinic and it's Doctors and it's surgical protocols.Great place to have procedures.

Reviewed on Jul 9, 2019

Dr.Talcott made me feel very comfortable. She explained my Eye condition in a way I could understand. She answered all my questions and concerns

Reviewed on Jun 27, 2019

Dr Talcott is a unbelievable doctor, she's very compassionate and caring. She has always address my concerns with respect. Would highly recommend her

Reviewed on Jun 6, 2019

Doctor Talcott not only showed concern of my problem, but also for my overall well being. She is great!

Reviewed on May 29, 2019

Dr. Talcott is professional and caring, adept at the procedure she performed on me.

Reviewed on May 29, 2019

Dr. Talcott's staff is professional and caring, always taking my comfort (physical and psychological) into account.

Reviewed on May 23, 2019

very smooth experience. I was taken care of very well, and received very prompt treatment I'm very happy with everything and very appreciatative of Dr. Talcott and all the support staff.

Reviewed on May 22, 2019

we loved Dr Deasy's and we also love Dr Talcott. very happy with Cleveland clinic.

Reviewed on May 15, 2019

I had several concerns and the doctor answered everyone of them !

Reviewed on May 8, 2019

doctor is certainly not a talker. She's an excellent technician. the injection is quick and so far without discomfort and she did address specific concerns that I raised. this is only the third time I have had the opportunity of interacting with her. I have continued to receive excellent comments and recommendations regarding her skill and competency as a physician.

Reviewed on Apr 23, 2019

Very happy with the Lorain and Cleveland locations. Treated with care and respect. Will continue to go see Dr. Talcott for my eye needs. She is a wonderful doctor.

Reviewed on Apr 16, 2019

love Dr Talcott!

Reviewed on Apr 16, 2019

Dr. Talcott is terrific. Technically skilled and empathetic - the ideal doctor combination.

Reviewed on Apr 10, 2019

Although Dr Talcott grew up in my home town, Fairview Park, this was the first time we met. She is very personable and I look forward to considering her my permanent eye doctor.

Reviewed on Apr 2, 2019

Good experience with Dr. Talcott. She is helpful and kind.

Reviewed on Mar 26, 2019

dr talcott was very good. explained things well

Reviewed on Mar 12, 2019

Dr. Talcott was thorough and knowledgeable. I really liked her kind patient manner. She answered all my questions and was very reassuring.

Reviewed on Mar 7, 2019

provider gives thorough explanation to results of pictures. Explains game plan. Her demeanor shows she and other staff care.

Reviewed on Mar 6, 2019

Dr Talcott appears to be very thorough and is very compassionate.

Reviewed on Mar 5, 2019

there was a longer wait than I expected to see Dr. Talcott.

Reviewed on Feb 26, 2019

Very happy with Dr. Talcott. I get all the results quickly, and are very satisfied with them .

Reviewed on Feb 26, 2019

Very satisfied with Dr. Talcott.

Reviewed on Feb 20, 2019

1st visit with this Doctor, very pleasant and informative. I would recommend her.

Reviewed on Feb 20, 2019

During the surgery prep about 5-6 people (nurses, doctor, anesthesia etc. each introduced themselves and what they were doing. Also each asked for my feedback etc.

Reviewed on Feb 15, 2019

Dr. made me feel comfortable and was sweet.

Reviewed on Feb 13, 2019

I felt she was just putting in her time with me. She was not the primary doctor originally with this surgery and did not fail to say that several times. I feel my care has been at a low quality since my original physician has left the Clinic.

Reviewed on Feb 13, 2019

I will recommend the Clinic to others. I will not recommend Dr. Talcott to anyone.

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