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Department Internal Medicine
Primary Location Akron General
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon No
Locations
Akron General
Primary Location

Akron General

Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Medical Weight Management
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Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Obesity
  • Obesity and Chronic Disease
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Insurance

Insurance

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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights

Appointed
2018

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

See publications for Shweta Diwakar, 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 6/6/2022, Dr. Diwakar 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

98 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 4.9

15 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Jun 7, 2022

Dr. WALKAR was very clear of the problem facing me but also of the solutions we could take to help me with my current situation.

Reviewed on Jun 1, 2022

I never have an issue accessing Dr. Diwakar

Reviewed on Jun 1, 2022

Dr. Diwakar always goes in to detail the plan of my care

Reviewed on May 3, 2022

Frustrating that I work at Clinic and go to Clinic doctor, yet you will not cover medication.

Reviewed on Apr 14, 2022

I love Dr. Diwakar she helped me so much and my life is better because of her

Reviewed on Apr 7, 2022

Such a pleasure, the doctor and staff

Reviewed on Apr 7, 2022

This physician goes above what is expected by me.

Reviewed on Feb 15, 2022

Dr. Diwakar has been very helpful in my weight loss journey. She is patient with me, but also firm, and she always takes time to explain things and answer my questions. Her demeanor is non-judgmental which makes it easier for me to ask questions and share information.

Reviewed on Nov 29, 2021

Dr Diwakar has been great

Reviewed on Nov 11, 2021

She was amazing! Best doctor I ever have seen!

Reviewed on Oct 28, 2021

Dr. Diwaker is the best

Reviewed on Oct 4, 2021

I would definitely recommend Dr Diwalker, she is helping me manage my health issues.

Reviewed on Sep 7, 2021

Dr. Diwakar is genuinely interested in my progress and me as a person. I 100% recommend her to everyone I meet when they ask me what I'm doing to lose weight.

Reviewed on Jul 15, 2021

This is one of the beat experiences I've had at an initial visit with a new physician.

Reviewed on Jun 29, 2021

I really like this doctor

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