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Department Urology
Primary Location Avon - Richard E. Jacobs Health Center
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon Yes
Avon - Richard E. Jacobs Health Center
Primary Location

Avon - Richard E. Jacobs Health Center


Additional Locations

Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Intramuscular Injections of Botox in the Bladder
  • Kidney Reconstruction
  • Laparoscopic and Robotic-Assisted Laparoscopy
  • Neuromodulation
  • Robotic Pelvic Floor Surgery
  • Ureteral Reconstruction
  • Urodynamic Testing
  • Urogynecology
  • Urology
  • Vaginal Reconstruction
View all 10 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Childbirth Injury
  • Cystocele
  • Enterocele
  • Female Incontinence
  • Fistulas
  • Hematuria
  • Interstitial Cystitis
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Pelvic Disorders
  • Pelvic Organ Prolapse
  • Pelvic Pain
  • Rectocele
  • Sexual Dysfunction
  • Ureteral Strictures
  • Urethral Diverticulum
  • Urethral Strictures
  • Urinary Fistulas
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Tract Infection
  • Uterine Prolapse
  • Vaginal Prolapse
  • Voiding Dysfunction in Adults
  • Vulvar Disorders
View all 23 Specialties +


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About Emily Slopnick, MD

Emily Slopnick, MD is Associate Staff in Cleveland Clinic’s Center Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery (FPMRS), a division of the Glickman Urological and Kidney Institute, and Assistant Professor of Urology in the Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University. Dr. Slopnick specializes in female pelvic floor disorders, also known as female urology or urogynecology. Dr. Slopnick graduated summa cum laude from Miami University of Ohio in 2008 and attended the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai for medical school in New York City, where she graduated with a distinction in research in 2012. She then returned to her home region of Cleveland for residency and fellowship training at University Hospitals and MetroHealth Medical Center.

During her early attending career, Dr. Slopnick has become board certified in Urology and FPMRS and is an member of the American Urological Association and the Society of Urodynamics, Female Pelvic Medicine and Urogenital Reconstruction. She has become involved in many ongoing research projects addressing pelvic floor needs, with a focus on optimizing office-based procedures, and has an active role in recruiting and teaching residents and fellows. Dr. Slopnick partners with her patients to provide both surgical and non-surgical treatments to a wide variety of pelvic floor disorders, including pelvic organ prolapse, urinary incontinence, neurogenic bladder, urethral diverticuli, and pelvic pain. She enjoys working with patients to find long term solutions to these issues that can severely impact quality of life

Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - University Hospitals of Cleveland Health System
Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery
Cleveland, OH USA

Residency - University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center
Cleveland, OH USA

Internship - University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center - General Surgery Program
General Surgery
Cleveland, OH USA

Medical Education - Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
New York, NY USA

Undergraduate - Miami University
Oxford, OH USA


  • Urology - Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery
  • Urology

Specialty Interests

Women's Pelvic Health Men and women's bladder dysfunction Pelvic Floor Disorders

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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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 9/14/2023, Dr. Slopnick 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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* 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

255 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

50 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Aug 17, 2023

Doctor was wonderful!

Reviewed on Aug 15, 2023

Dr. Slopnick is very patient and kind.

Reviewed on Aug 15, 2023

Dr was great this procedure was life altering

Reviewed on Jul 27, 2023

Dr. Slopnick was very kind and thorough in her explanations. She explained her thinking about how to proceed with further testing.

Reviewed on Jul 25, 2023

Very pleased with Dr Slopnick and staff

Reviewed on Jul 11, 2023

Dr Slopnik showed genuine interest in my problems and I was happy I went to see her.

Reviewed on Jul 11, 2023

Dr. Slopnick was clear and explained everything!

Reviewed on Jul 6, 2023

Dr Emily Slopnyk it's a fantastic person. Professional, knowledgeable, experienced, caring, supportive!

Reviewed on Jun 23, 2023

Dr. S was friendly and communicated well.

Reviewed on Jun 13, 2023

Dr. Slopnick is extremely thorough and discussed several treatment options with me and explained them all

Reviewed on Apr 27, 2023

Dr. Slopnick and staff were just amazing. Very thankful for their kindness and support.

Reviewed on Apr 27, 2023

Being afraid of doctors, Dr. Slopnick eased all my worries. Her kind confident approach was very reassuring!

Reviewed on Apr 25, 2023

Dr Slopnick was amazing. She, too, really explained what to expect & calm my fears.

Reviewed on Apr 20, 2023

Dr Slopnick and her NP are always extremely knowledgeable and looking for ways to help further treat my condition better to prevent any further future issues. I appreciate their time and dedication they give to every detail of my health care.

Reviewed on Mar 30, 2023

Was very impressed with the Doctor and whole staff

Reviewed on Mar 28, 2023

She would always ask "what're your thoughts?" Which I really appreciated. But I felt rushed and wasn't able to discuss all the issues I was having.

Reviewed on Mar 23, 2023

She actually listened and took interest in the details and experiences I shared.

Reviewed on Mar 16, 2023

Dr Slopnick was thorough in her explanation of what to expect. She made me feel very comfortable and I have no concerns about future procedures.

Reviewed on Mar 14, 2023

Dr Slopnik is excellent! Would recommend to any woman.

Reviewed on Mar 7, 2023

Dr. Slopnik is extremely proficient-- best physician I've ever had. She is also incredably compassionate, kind and relatable.

Reviewed on Feb 24, 2023

No complaints about Dr. Slopnik

Reviewed on Feb 21, 2023

Dr. Slopnik is great. She & team make you feel very comfortable & cared for. Don't change a thing.

Reviewed on Feb 9, 2023

Dr. Slopnick is an excellent caring Doctor.

Reviewed on Feb 9, 2023

I was so scared! Dr Slopnick and staff were so kind and helpful.

Reviewed on Feb 7, 2023

I love this dr I have never felt so at ease. I am legally blind and was treated with much care and respect. Will never leave her care

Reviewed on Jan 26, 2023

I had to see 2 other specialists before I saw Dr Slopnick, so that process wasn't easy

Reviewed on Jan 26, 2023

She is outstanding physician

Reviewed on Jan 17, 2023

Very confident and pleased with Doctor Slopnick.

Reviewed on Jan 10, 2023

Dr. Slopnick was very thorough in her responses to my questions. I did not feel like she was rushing through our interview and she gave me confidence in my upcoming procedure.

Reviewed on Dec 29, 2022

My favorite doctor and nurse team. Very professional and empathetic as well.

Reviewed on Dec 20, 2022

Very impressed with her knowledgeable information specific to my visit, Women of my age, and what she found upon her examination.

Reviewed on Dec 20, 2022

I am grateful for the follow-up appointment. The fact that it was conducted while the doctor was driving made me nervous. This is not the first time a Clinic doctor has conversed with me from a moving vehicle. I think Cleveland Clinic doctors are overworked!

Reviewed on Dec 15, 2022

Everything went smoothly. Dr. Slopnick has perfect bedside manner. Funny, respectful, and professional. The staff overall was great.

Reviewed on Dec 15, 2022

I have already recommended Dr Slopnick to my local OB/Gyn.

Reviewed on Dec 13, 2022

Dr. Slopnick and staff went over and beyond their care for me.

Reviewed on Dec 8, 2022

The Dr. Was very personable. Explained every, giving me different options for treatment.

Reviewed on Dec 1, 2022

I didn't actually call to schedule the appointment. Dr. Slopnicks office called me, which I appreciated very much.

Reviewed on Oct 18, 2022

Dr. Slopnick is the best. I would recommend her to anyone.

Reviewed on Oct 14, 2022

She was very informative

Reviewed on Oct 14, 2022

My experience with Cleveland Clinic and Dr. Emily Shopnick has been a very positive one. The appointment times are very accommodating to my schedule and Dr. Shopnick takes time and listens to my concerns. I feel that she genuinely concerned about my health and wellness.

Reviewed on Oct 14, 2022

Dr. Shopnick shows genuine concern for my health and well being. She takes time to listen to my concerns and issues. I feel confident in her care.

Reviewed on Oct 6, 2022

This was the kindest doctor I have ever dealt with

Reviewed on Oct 6, 2022

Dr. Slopnick is an excellent surgeon. Her staff speaks highly of her. She explained the procedure what could be expected very thoroughly. I could not have hoped for a better outcome from the surgery. She is most gentle kind and patient. And I will be recommending her to friends and family

Reviewed on Oct 4, 2022

Dr Slopnick was very easy to talk to about my condition . Loved her staff as well . This was my 2nd visit with her. Very informative visits . She also has a lot of common sense. Felt very comfortable with her and her staff.

Reviewed on Oct 4, 2022

Yes I would definitely recommend DR Slopnick to my family and friends.

Reviewed on Sep 22, 2022

Would highly recommend provider. Communication & caring excellent.

Reviewed on Sep 13, 2022

I got a video appt much sooner than I expected. Dr Slopnick was professional and helpful. I consider the visit a success.

Reviewed on Sep 8, 2022

Dr Slopnick is very professional and shows great concern for her patients

Reviewed on Sep 6, 2022

Dr. Slopnick is wonderful. She performed surgery on me last year that greatly improved my quality of life and when I developed a complication she quickly diagnosed me and saved me.

Reviewed on Sep 6, 2022

I have already recommended Dr. Slopnick to others.

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