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Department Internal Medicine
Primary Location Medical Office Building, Fairlawn
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon No
Primary Location

Medical Office Building, Fairlawn

Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Adolescent Health
  • Blood Tests
  • Cancer Screening
  • Challenges and Choices of Aging
  • Childhood Immunization
  • Contraception
  • Diagnosing Asthma
  • Diagnostic Internal Medicine
  • Executive Physical
  • Exercise Physiology
  • Fundoscopy Photography
  • General Internal Medicine
  • Hearing Test
  • Hemorrhoidectomy
  • Internal Medicine
  • Longitudinal Care Of Adults
  • Medication Management
  • Men's Health
  • Nutrition Sciences
  • Peak Flow Meter
  • Prevention And Wellness
  • Preventive Medicine
  • Screening and Testing
  • Spirometry
  • Sports Safety
  • Treating Asthma With Bronchodilators
  • Vision Screening
  • Women's Health
View all 28 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acne
  • Alcoholism
  • Alzheimer's and Dementia
  • Amenorrhea
  • Anemia
  • Angina
  • Anxiety Disorder
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Atherosclerosis (vascular)
  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), Adult
  • Back Pain in Athletes
  • Bacterial Vaginosis
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Blepharitis
  • Blood Clots
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bronchitis
  • Bursitis
  • Cellulitis
  • Chickenpox
  • Chlamydia Trachomatis
  • Chronic Illness
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
  • Cirrhosis
  • Cold Sores
  • Common Cold
  • Constipation
  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Cough
  • Croup
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis
  • Dementia
  • Depression
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis - Contact
  • Diabetes
  • Dysmenorrhea
  • Dyspnea
  • Ear Infections (Otitis Media)
  • Emphysema
  • Endocrine Disorders
  • Enlarged Prostate/Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia
  • Eosinophilic Esophagitis
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Esophagitis
  • Estrogen Replacement Therapy (ERT)
  • Falls
  • Fast Facts: Conjunctivitis
  • Female Incontinence
  • Functional Impairment
  • Gas (Digestive)
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroenteritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux (GERD)
  • Growth Failure in Children with Kidney Disease
  • Head Lice
  • Headaches
  • Heart Attack
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Failure
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heartburn
  • Hepatitis B
  • Herniated Disc
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hives (Urticaria)
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension - High Blood Pressure
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  • Kidney Infections
  • Lateral Epicondylitis/tennis Elbow
  • Menopause
  • Metabolic Syndrome
  • Middle Ear Infection
  • Migraine Headaches
  • Mittelschmerz
  • Molluscum Contagiosum
  • Nausea
  • Obesity
  • Osteoporosis
  • Pancreatitis
  • Parathyroid Disease Description
  • Pediatric Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Artery Disease
  • Pinworms
  • Pneumonia
  • Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder (PMDD)
  • Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS)
  • Primary Care
  • Prostatitis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea (Adult Acne)
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Scabies
  • Sepsis
  • Sexual Dysfunction
  • Sexually Transmitted Disease
  • Shin Splints
  • Shingles (Varicella-Zoster Virus)
  • Sickle Cell Anemia
  • Sore Throat (Pharyngitis)
  • Strep Throat
  • Stress and Physical Health
  • Substance Abuse
  • Sunburn
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Tension Headaches
  • The Poison Plants: Poison Ivy, Poison Oak and Poison Sumac
  • Thyroid Nodule
  • Tonsillitis
  • Undiagnosed Conditions
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Warts
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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Patient Satisfaction Reviews

255 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
4.9 out of 5
Explains 4.9
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.9
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.8

61 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Jan 18, 2023

Above and beyond, great primary care physician and staff.

Reviewed on Jan 10, 2023

Dr Almendras is a wondeful,neat,respectful and caring physician,with excellent knowledge.Has a very nice bedside manner with great interaction with patient in spite of recording info on her computer at the same time.Wondeful just wonderful.

Reviewed on Jan 4, 2023

I love doctor Dr Almendras, she is absolutely amazing!

Reviewed on Dec 29, 2022

Dr. Almendras is detailed, prepared, thorough, proactive, candid. No matter what patients she has just seen, she makes me feel like I am very important. Her recommended tests (with her nurse practioner) and referrals have eliminated concerns. She is addressing a couple new area of concerns with action plan by me, specific follow bloodwork, & update with her!! She is EXCELLENT!! She sets an example for her team.. The team is responsive and caring!! I am grateful. My husband was at the most recent appointment. He was impressed.

Reviewed on Dec 27, 2022

Dr. Almendras is an excellent doctor who cares about her patients.

Reviewed on Dec 7, 2022

I like her very much and have great confidence in her.

Reviewed on Nov 29, 2022

This was my first visit with Dr Almadras. She was exceptionally knowledgeable and efficient. I hope she will be my primary care provider for many years. And I hope the Clinic will provide her an environment where she can be productive but not over scheduled so that she can spend appropriate time with folks like me who value her care.

Reviewed on Nov 22, 2022

Dr Almendras is a great doctor, she's someone I can talk to, and she listens.

Reviewed on Nov 3, 2022

Really like this provider. Efficient and thorough.

Reviewed on Nov 2, 2022

Dr Almendras took time at the end of her day to fit in a zoom call for me. I am very thankful for having her as my primary Doctor.

Reviewed on Nov 2, 2022

Dr. Almendras is very kind. She has a great sense of humor and I always feel happy when around her.

Reviewed on Nov 1, 2022

Dr. Alamandres is outstanding. Her energy, knowledge and time she took to address my concerns, explain testing results has empowered me with the information to understand my body and stay healthy.

Reviewed on Oct 14, 2022

Dr. S. ALMENDRAS was super!

Reviewed on Oct 12, 2022

I couldn't ask for more from Dr. Almendras.

Reviewed on Oct 11, 2022

My experience was excellent, and I was given high quality care by my doctor and the nurses.

Reviewed on Oct 11, 2022

My doctor is excellent and very professional. She took time to answer my questions about my test results.

Reviewed on Oct 5, 2022

Dr.Almendras is wonderful. She takes time to listen to my problems. I feel better just having talked to her. She Is very knowledgeable and open minded. I enjoy going to a female doctor. I feel more comfortable discussing my health concerns. The staff Is also excellent.

Reviewed on Oct 5, 2022

Best physician I have ever had. Personable and very direct.

Reviewed on Aug 24, 2022

Dr Almendras is a very fine professional, I have referred patients to her.

Reviewed on Aug 23, 2022

Dr. Almendras was great. Very through and knowledgeable! Very pleased with her, no wonder she is so busy!

Reviewed on Aug 16, 2022

Dr Almendras is a thorough, concerned, bright doctor.

Reviewed on Aug 16, 2022

Dr Almendras is thorough, explains everything and is friendly

Reviewed on Aug 3, 2022

Great experience with RN and Dr. Easy check in with a very short wait time. Dr A is excellent.

Reviewed on Jul 28, 2022

Dr. Almendras is an amazing extremely thorough friendly doc.

Reviewed on Jul 28, 2022

Doctor Samantha Almendras is very knowledgeable, respectful and takes my health needs seriously.

Reviewed on Jul 28, 2022

I LOVE Dr. Almendras. She makes the visit fun with her sense of humor but she is also unbelievably thorough and FAST!! I always feel like I am in great hands with her. More doctors could benefit from observing her enthusiasm, kindness and sense of humor.

Reviewed on Jul 21, 2022

Dr. Almendras is pleasant, kind and a good listener. She is an excellent, thorough doctor. I am glad to have her as my physician.

Reviewed on Jun 28, 2022

I adore my doctor almendra's she is awesome at listening to whatever problem I have and do her best to correct it she's the best

Reviewed on Jun 8, 2022

I've always felt that I receive the doctor's complete attention when she is providing care.

Reviewed on May 31, 2022

I am not good on the computer but Dr Almendras made me feel comfortable!!

Reviewed on May 31, 2022

Dr. Almendras is one of the best doctors I have been to. Great answers on treatment and a caring attitude!!

Reviewed on May 31, 2022

I liked the video visit but would rather see in person. Dr Almendras listened so well and did the correct procedures on video . I can't say enough good about her

Reviewed on May 19, 2022

Dr. Almendras & Merissa and the office team are very responsive

Reviewed on May 19, 2022

Dr. Almendras responded to potential very serious by immediately fitting me in her schedule, discussing symtoms & scheduling test. She was VERY responsive

Reviewed on May 19, 2022

Dr Almendras & Merissa and the nurses and staff are exceptional.

Reviewed on May 18, 2022

The doctor did not talk down to me, discussed issues in a respectful manner. Also, doctor listened to my concerns about medication, and incorporated my concerns into treatment options.

Reviewed on May 12, 2022

I have reccomended Dr. ALMENDRAS

Reviewed on May 11, 2022

Dr Almendras is an excellent physician who takes the time to listen, discuss and explain. She is professional but also easy to talk to and interested in her patients as people. I have recommended her to my friends.

Reviewed on May 10, 2022

Easy to get appointment & good doctor

Reviewed on May 4, 2022

To clarify ease of scheduling, Dr. Alamendras works part time so while non emergency appointment take a bit more time, She did explain others in the practice can assist if I needed to immediate access to a physician.

Reviewed on Apr 19, 2022

I love Dr. Almendras! She is very open and honest with everything! She is willing to listen and give her opinion on any topic!!

Reviewed on Apr 12, 2022

My doctor was excited to see a decline in my A1C. She mentioned 3 medications available re: my osteoporosus problem. She was concerned re: my urine results and requested another test to check the possibility of a urinary tract infection.

Reviewed on Mar 29, 2022

In my opinion Dr. Almendras is an excellent physician. She always explains everything to me in words I can understand. And she looks out for my long-term health. I suggest her to any friends looking for a PCP.

Reviewed on Mar 29, 2022

No issues with this provider. Age was very helpful and acknowledged my health concerns.

Reviewed on Mar 22, 2022

Dr. Almendras was very sensitive to my needs, knowledgeable, and encouraging. She took time to listen and explain.

Reviewed on Mar 10, 2022

Dr Almendras was probably the best primary physician I have ever met. Explain very thing and took time to listen.

Reviewed on Mar 9, 2022

She did what she said she would do.

Reviewed on Mar 2, 2022

Dr Almendras is so professional, efficient and caring. Love her!

Reviewed on Mar 1, 2022

Love the way my Doctor was concerned and caring.

Reviewed on Feb 22, 2022

Dr. Almendras is a very good physician

Reviewed on Feb 22, 2022

Dr Almendras is a true asset to Summit Adult Medical Ctr.Also I have referred others to Dr Almendras.

Reviewed on Feb 15, 2022

Dr Amendras is thorough & clear describing test results, diagnosis, & next steps. Dr. Is excellent. Merissa moved up my appointment after test results received. She is very patient focused.

Reviewed on Feb 15, 2022

Dr Almedras is a wonderful doctor. I am thankful to have her as my doctor

Reviewed on Feb 15, 2022

Dr Almendras always takes time with me and listens to my concerns

Reviewed on Feb 8, 2022

Dr. Almendras is very dedicated, very knowledgeable, very clear and concise about issues and appropriate solutions or treatments. I have a lot of confidence in her. She's very thorough and very helpful.

Reviewed on Feb 8, 2022

Excellent provider

Reviewed on Feb 3, 2022

Dr Almendras is the best doctor, both myself and husband go to her practice and she is very thorough. I feel like she takes time to listen and cares about her patients physical and mental health.

Reviewed on Feb 1, 2022

Dr Almendras is very attentive and listens to your issues and works to figure out what is going on.

Reviewed on Jan 26, 2022

I love Dr. Almendras. We really connected from the very first time I saw her. Her energy is infectious and I know I am in good hands.

Reviewed on Jan 26, 2022

Dr. Almendras was wonderful. It was my first visit with her. She is a terrific listener and took a great deal of time with me.

Reviewed on Jan 26, 2022

Great care from Dr Almendras

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