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Department Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Nutrition
Primary Location Summit Gastroenterology
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon No
Locations
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Summit Gastroenterology

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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights

Appointed
2019

Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - Arizona Center for Digestive Health
Advanced Endoscopy
Gilbert, AZ USA
2017

Fellowship - University of Toledo
Gastroenterology
Toledo, OH USA
2015

Residency - The University of Toledo
Internal Medicine
Toledo, OH USA
2011

Medical Education - Government Medical College
Srinagar, India
1997

Certifications

  • Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

See publications for Aijaz Sofi, MD.

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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As of 11/21/2022, Dr. Sofi 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

232 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

18 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Dec 27, 2022

Dr Sofi was very thorough and explained everything to me. Great bedside manner.

Reviewed on Dec 21, 2022

Dr. Sofi was nice and showed general concern about my issues.

Reviewed on Dec 7, 2022

I felt Dr Sofi had poor bedside manner. He was impatient and did not give explanations to my concerns. I was left unclear about eating and did not want to ask him anything else. He also came across as forceful and a little rude. I will not be going back to him and would not recommend anyone to see him.

Reviewed on Nov 3, 2022

I took this care provider as Dr Sofi. He was in and out so quick and didn't even discuss anything with me at all. He was very short and to the point before during and after procedure. His bed side manner needs improvement!!

Reviewed on Oct 31, 2022

I felt that the doctor didn't want to listen to me. He wanted "yes or no" answers. Some answers aren't a simple yes or no. He was disrespectful to me.

Reviewed on Oct 31, 2022

Every person was nice and helpful except the doctor

Reviewed on Oct 5, 2022

Dr. Sophie was very good expert at what he sad and dad and I will go back to him and I would recommend him

Reviewed on Sep 29, 2022

Dr Sofi very accommodating to serve my needs to get me in quickly.

Reviewed on Sep 15, 2022

He was the only doctor to tell me what my medical problem was and prescribe something to fix it. After seeing 2 Gastro doctors that dropped me as their patient. He was a lifesaver!

Reviewed on Sep 14, 2022

Dr. Sofi was very kind, attentive and approached sensitive subjects with care and empathy.

Reviewed on Jul 19, 2022

The Doctor needs to relax and enjoy his work.

Reviewed on Jun 23, 2022

Dr. Sofi is very kind and takes extra time to answer any questions I might have. My colonoscopy was a breeze.

Reviewed on Apr 21, 2022

Dr sofi was very generous with his time, it didnt feel rushed, he gave me all the time I needed to explain how I was feeling, express concerns etc, I was very happy with my visit

Reviewed on Apr 8, 2022

The doctor said very little, but the rest of the staff was very helpful and thorough with everything.

Reviewed on Mar 17, 2022

Dr. Sofi knew what the problem was just by me telling him what my problems were. He then ordered the correct tests to be done to confirm his thoughts.

Reviewed on Mar 16, 2022

Dr sofi is wonderful. Gentle and good manners and concerns about explaining my questions.

Reviewed on Feb 9, 2022

Dr sofi talked about my situation and explained everything very well so I could understand. And I appreciate that very much Thank you Dr sofi.

Reviewed on Feb 9, 2022

My visit with the Dr was great and he was very caring.

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