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Education & Professional Highlights
Education & Fellowships
Residency - University of Missouri Hospitals & Clinics
Columbia, MO USA
Medical Education - University of Missouri School of Medicine
Columbia, MO USA
Undergraduate - University of Missouri
Columbia, MO USA
Asthma, attention deficit disorder, young child care
Research & Publications
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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 10/8/2021, Dr. Playl 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.
39 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.
|Courtesy, Respect & Concern||4.9|
|Patient Rating of Doctor||4.8|
8 Patient Comments
Reviewed on Aug 26, 2022
Dr. Playl goes above and beyond to make sure you are fully informed and understand the illness/issue and treatment.
Reviewed on Jul 21, 2022
*Dr. Playl is AMAZING! He always listens, answers any concerns and truly cares.
Reviewed on May 6, 2022
*Dr. Playl went above
Reviewed on Feb 25, 2022
We place a high value on the care our child receives from the clinic and especially Dr. Playl. Our children are at ease with him. We trust his medical advice and he has often put our worrying parent minds at ease.
Reviewed on Jan 7, 2022
Dr. Playl is always knows what is wrong and how to handle it. Very very professional
Reviewed on Dec 17, 2021
Dr. Playl was awesome! Usually my son takes offense to everyone. He loved the doctor. I've never seen him laugh or smile so much at an appt
Reviewed on Nov 12, 2021
This office is the best! I'm so glad we found Dr. Playl and all the staff!
Reviewed on Nov 12, 2021
I've never met a Doctor like Dr. Playl! He is hands down the best doctor I've ever met and I'm so glad my children have him as a pediatrician!
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