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Department General Surgery
Primary Location Akron General
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon Yes
Akron General
Primary Location

Akron General

Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Abnormal Breast Ultrasound
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Breast Biopsy
  • Breast Cancer Prevention
  • Breast Cancer Risk Assessment
  • Breast Cancer Surgery Program
  • Breast Conservation Surgery
  • Breast Surgical Oncology
  • Breast Ultrasound
  • Excision of breast fistula
  • General Surgery
  • Intraoperative Radiation Therapy (IORT)
  • Lumpectomy for Breast Cancer
  • Malignant Soft Tissue Tumor Surgery
  • Mastectomy
  • Minimally Invasive Brain Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Breast Biopsy
  • Minimally Invasive Cancer Surgery
  • Nipple and Skin Sparing Mastectomy
  • Nipple-Sparing Mastectomy
  • Oncoplastic Surgery for Breast Cancer
  • Partial Mastectomy for Breast Cancer
  • Second Opinion
  • Second Opinion Breast Cancer
  • Self Breast Exam
  • Sentinel Lymph Node Procedures
  • Sentinel Node Biopsy
  • Skin Sparing Mastectomy
  • Surgery for Abnormal Breast Biopsy
  • Surgery for Breast Cancer
  • Surgery for Diseases of the Breast
  • Surgical Oncology
  • Ultrasound-Guided Biopsy
View all 33 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Abnormal Mammogram
  • Axillary Mass - Pain/Swelling
  • Benign Breast Disease
  • Breast
  • Breast - Nodules
  • Breast Abscess
  • Breast Atypia
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Cancer - High Risk
  • Breast Cancer - Mass, Lump or Swelling
  • Breast Disease
  • Breast Infections
  • Breast Lump
  • Breast Pain
  • Cancer
  • Ductal Carcinoma in situ
  • Gynecomastia
  • Intraductal Papilloma
  • Lymphadenopathy
  • Lymphedema
  • Male Breast Cancer
  • Malignant Soft Tissue Tumors
  • Metastatic Breast Cancer
  • Nipple Discharge
  • Recurrent Breast Cancer
  • Swollen Lymph Nodes
View all 26 Specialties +


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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Professional Highlights

  • Education

    University of Arkansas for Medical Science

    Breast Oncology Fellow

    7/1/2014- 6/30/2015

    Little Rock, AR

    Akron General Medical Center

    General Surgery Resident, Department of Surgery

    7/2007 – 6/30/2014

    Akron, OH

    Cleveland Clinic Foundation

    Clinical Research Fellow

    Department of Plastic Surgery

    Microsurgery Lab


    Cleveland, OH

    Graduate School - Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine

    08/2002 – 5/2007

    M.D. 5/2007

    Rootstown, OH

    Undergraduate - Kent State University, Integrated Life Sciences

    6/2000 – 8/2002

    B.S. 5/2003

    Kent, OH


  • Association of Women Surgeons
  • American College of Surgeons Fellow
  • Cleveland Clinic Women’s Professional Staff Association
  • Society of Surgical Oncology
  • American Society of Breast Surgeons
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

See publications for Amanda Mendiola, 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 3/31/2023, Dr. Mendiola 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

111 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
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.8
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.8

13 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Jul 12, 2023

*Dr. Mendiola is such a wonderful doctor. I have recommended her to several friends & will continue to do so. She cares, she's smart, and very kind! And obviously a great doc!

Reviewed on Jul 12, 2023

*Dr. Mendiola and her staff are wonderful!

Reviewed on Jun 8, 2023

Take care of providers are very experienced and helpful

Reviewed on May 30, 2023

*Dr. Mendiola always answers my questions, explains the process and does a good job in making me feel comfortable and at ease.

Reviewed on Apr 19, 2023

This was a good experience in that Amy explained all and I didn't have any other questions. Very good in her taking care of me, telling me the process.

Reviewed on Mar 16, 2023

Dr. Mendiola is the best, I absolutely love her. She has a calming nature about her and explains everything very well. She is a wonderful surgeon as well, performing my lesion removal with expertise and care. Highly recommend!

Reviewed on Mar 7, 2023

Lisa was great when my appt needed to be rescheduled due to the needs of the doctor.

Reviewed on Mar 7, 2023

I love Dr. Mendiola. Her quietness and calmness is exactly what I need since I am the opposite.

Reviewed on Feb 28, 2023

Dr Mendiola was fabulous!!!

Reviewed on Jan 27, 2023

I have nothing but positive things to say about Dr. Mendiola and the staff at the Breast Center. From my initial diagnosis in May 2022 to my follow up on 1/27/23, the care I've received has been excellent.

Reviewed on Dec 20, 2022

Dr Mendiola's exam of my pain area seemed cursory at best. I felt nothing because she hardly explored the area. I felt a little dismissed. I appreciate her suggestion for a pain relief cream. Giving it a try, but not likely to return to her for care.

Reviewed on Dec 20, 2022

Everyone I came in contact with was very kind and professional. I was seen on time and Dr. Mendiola has great bedside manner. I'm very glad this is where I was referred.

Reviewed on Sep 14, 2022

*Dr. Mendiola is wonderful.

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