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Title Head of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual Medical Care
Department Internal Medicine and Geriatrics
Primary Location Lakewood Family Health Center
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages American Sign Language, Cantonese, English, Spanish
Surgeon No
Locations
Lakewood Family Health Center
Primary Location

Lakewood Family Health Center

Appointment:
216.237.5500
Fax:
216.237.5505
Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Adolescent Health
  • Cardiovascular Health
  • Complete Physical Examinations
  • Comprehensive Care Of The Adult Patient
  • Diagnosing Asthma
  • General Internal Medicine
  • Hormone Replacement Therapy
  • Internal Medicine
  • Lesbian Gay Bisexual and Transgender( LGBT Health)
  • Men's Health
  • Outpatient Care
  • Preventive Medicine
  • Reproductive Health
  • Screening and Testing
  • Transgender Care
  • Women's Health
View all 16 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Adult Medicine
  • Allergies
  • Alzheimer's and Dementia
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Bronchitis
  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Dementia
  • Depression
  • Diabetes
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux (GERD)
  • Gender Dysphoria
  • General Gastroenterological Disorders
  • General Infectious Diseases
  • Headaches
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hypertension - High Blood Pressure
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Kidney Infections
  • LGBTQ Specific Risks
  • Obesity
  • Osteoporosis
  • Primary Care
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Urinary Tract Infection
View all 26 Specialties +
Insurance

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Biography

About Henry Ng, MD

Henry Ng, MD, MPH is an physician, educator and advocate for LGBTQ health.

He completed his BS and his MD at Michigan State University. He completed his residency and chief residency in Internal Medicine/Pediatrics at MetroHealth Medical Center. In 2012, he completed a Master’s in Public Health degree at Case Western Reserve University with an emphasis on Health Promotion/Disease Prevention for LGBT populations. He attained the rank of Associate Professor at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine. He has served as the Assistant Dean for Admissions at the School of Medicine working on diversity and inclusion initiatives.

Dr. Ng’s clinical and academic work focused on delivering culturally and clinically competent care to medically vulnerable populations.  Dr. Ng has been involved in LGBTQ health care since 2007 and currently he is a physician in the Center for LGBTQ+ Health and the Transgender Surgery and Medicine Program at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation.

 Dr. Ng's academic interests are in LGBT Health, health disparities, and public/population health. He served as an associate editor for the journal, LGBT Health and is a snior associate editor for the journal, Annals of LGBTQ Public and Population Health.

Dr. Ng was a board member and past president of GLMA: Health Professionals Advancing LGBT Equality and was involved in medical education and mentorship. He has also served on the National Advisory Council for the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality.

Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights

Appointed
2019

Education & Fellowships

Graduate School - Case Western Reserve University
Masters in Public Health
Cleveland, OH USA
2012

Residency - Case Western Reserve University (MetroHealth) Program
Internal Medicine/Pediatrics
Cleveland, OH USA
2005

Medical Education - Michigan State University College of Human Medicine
East Lansing, MI USA
2001

Undergraduate - Michigan State University
Biochemistry
East Lansing, MI USA
1996

Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pediatrics

Specialty Interests

Adolescent Health, HIV prevention, Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Health Care, Gender Affirmation Care

Awards & Honors

  • LeonardTow Humanism in Medicine Award, Arnold P. Gold Foundation 2009 
  • LGBT Leadership Award, Human Rights Campaign, Cleveland Chapter  2013  
  • CWRU School of Medicine Gender Equity Award  2016
  • AOA faculty inductee, CWRU School of Medicine Chapter  2016
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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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 12/18/2020, Dr. Ng has reported the financial relationships with the companies listed below. 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.

Consulting and/or Speaking. Dr. Ng receives fees of $5,000 or more per year as a paid consultant, speaker or member of an advisory committee for the following companies:

  • Human Rights Campaign

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

228 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

45 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Jan 29, 2021

The single best Dr. I have ever had.

Reviewed on Jan 29, 2021

Dr. Ng is personable and respectful. Indeed, I have referred friends to him!

Reviewed on Jan 29, 2021

very happy with this doctor! will make him my new pcp

Reviewed on Jan 28, 2021

Dr Henry Ng is so awesome and kind. I will definitely keep Dr Ng as my PCP. i was so impressed with his positive attitude and his interest is getting to know my situation and understand me. he listened to me wholeheartedly.

Reviewed on Jan 6, 2021

Dr Ng is one of the best physicians I've ever seen. Pay particular attention to question 6: 'Degree to which the provider cared for you as a person'. It's the one that makes him exceptional.

Reviewed on Jan 2, 2021

Cleveland Clinic is very blessed to have Dr. Henry Ng who is by far the best doctor I have ever had the privelage of treating me.

Reviewed on Dec 30, 2020

Dr. Ng is a wonderful doctor with an amazing bedside manner.

Reviewed on Dec 21, 2020

I would recommend Dr. Ng. Very personable and made the check up a good experience.

Reviewed on Dec 16, 2020

Dr Ng is awesome and very thorough!

Reviewed on Dec 1, 2020

I adore Dr. Ng. I've recommended him to several of my friends!

Reviewed on Nov 13, 2020

Dr. Ng is an ideal provider for transgender care.

Reviewed on Nov 3, 2020

Extremely satisfied with the doctor.

Reviewed on Oct 28, 2020

Dr. Ng was extremely kind and caring! He definitely seemed to genuinely want to help and I really appreciated that he asked how I felt about certain things and took my decisions into account. Highly recommend him!

Reviewed on Oct 23, 2020

Dr. Ng is very compassionate and thorough. he spent a lot of time with me and really listened and provided me valuable resources regarding my issue.

Reviewed on Oct 20, 2020

Going to a new doctor can be super stressful, but Dr. Ng was excellent!

Reviewed on Oct 14, 2020

Dr. Ng was super kind and was very forthcoming with information that was helpful.

Reviewed on Sep 30, 2020

From my first visit with Dr. Ng, I began referring him. He is one in a million. I only wish all doctors were like him.

Reviewed on Sep 25, 2020

Wonderful experience. Kind, accepting, supportive, filled with enthusiasm, and genuine care and interest in my well being. Adore my Dr. and their team who have done so much good for me.

Reviewed on Sep 25, 2020

My Dr. is always the single best experience I've ever had with a Dr. every single time.

Reviewed on Sep 5, 2020

Dr. Ng is amazing! He was kind, welcoming, and explained everything in great detail. You can tell he cares for his patients and wants them to be comfortable in their care and I cannot thank him enough.

Reviewed on Aug 26, 2020

Great experience with Dr. Ng

Reviewed on Aug 24, 2020

Dr Ng was very good at explaining everything and making sure every question I had was answered

Reviewed on Aug 20, 2020

Dr NG is one of the most detail oriented doctor I've ever had, I usually keep our appointments going longer than they should and he always takes the time to make what I need happen for the sake of my health and I appreciate what he does!

Reviewed on Aug 14, 2020

Dr. Ng is the best Dr. I've ever had, because he listen's to everything I have to say. He knew everything about me before my 1st appointment with him, because he reviewed my records. I don't think I would want anyone else take care of me.

Reviewed on Aug 14, 2020

very good experience, dr.NG is very caring

Reviewed on Aug 12, 2020

Dr Ng ws very respectful and caring. he took plenty of time and I didn't feel rushed at all. I was very pleasantly surprised by my visit with him and look forward to seeing Dr Ng as my primary care provider in the future.

Reviewed on Aug 12, 2020

The MD is easy to work with, has a unique sense of the absurd----as he is comfortable in his own skin, which puts others at ease. Feel lucky to find him

Reviewed on Aug 5, 2020

Great experience with Dr. Ng. Easy to talk to and highly attentive.

Reviewed on Aug 3, 2020

*Dr. Ng was amazing. He listened & answered questions while also explaining everything throughout. He had a great personality and made the appointment fun.

Reviewed on Aug 3, 2020

I literally cannot say enough good things about Dr. Ng. I really appreciated his thoroughness and attentiveness.

Reviewed on Jul 29, 2020

Doctor, assistant ing nurse made me feel comfortable, respectful, kind and helpful.

Reviewed on Jul 29, 2020

best experience.the doctor is more caring.

Reviewed on Jun 29, 2020

Outstanding experience; Dr. Ng was engaging and paying VERY close attention during our process-of-elimination dialogue combing through my expressed symptoms v. current and evolving understandings of Coronavirus symptoms. Highly recommend Dr. Ng!

Reviewed on Jun 25, 2020

I was told to log in 15 minutes prior to my scheduled appointment and my provider was apparently behind schedule although I was not notified of this.

Reviewed on Jun 12, 2020

Dr. Ng is very kind and caring. He listened to my concerns and was very helpful.

Reviewed on Jun 11, 2020

this doctor is one of your best if not your #1. the best top doc I have ever have

Reviewed on Jun 8, 2020

This was my first encounter with Dr. Ing, and I was very impressed; placing my care with his services was a great move.

Reviewed on May 22, 2020

I love Dr. Ng

Reviewed on May 5, 2020

it wasn't a video visit. the Dr. called me and we talked on the phone. Dr. Ng was very kind and informative. I am grateful he will be my doctor.

Reviewed on Apr 3, 2020

infomitive .doctor cares.

Reviewed on Mar 24, 2020

Dr Ng was delightful. He maintained a warm and charming demeanor throughout which was very reassuring, provided me insights into my own medical history, ensured anything he prescribed was sensitive to my impending COVID19 lay off and covered by my insurance at the time. Dr Ng is a rockstar Doctor, hopefully when we emerge from this trans-formative moment healthcare workers are our new rockstars.

Reviewed on Mar 17, 2020

Dr. Ng was thorough and not rushed. I felt he listened to me.

Reviewed on Feb 19, 2020

It's only been the 1st appointment with a new Dr. for 15 minutes, but things went well. He responded nicely to messaging nicely.

Reviewed on Feb 11, 2020

Was unable to schedule an appointment with primary provider Dr. Heckman until late in the year, so accepted a sooner appointment date with Dr. Ng.

Reviewed on Feb 11, 2020

Dr. Ng was pleasant if not a bit clinical/routine in his manner.

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