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Department Dermatology
Primary Location Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon No
Locations Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Botulinum Toxin Injections
  • Injectables and Fillers for Facial Rejuvenation
  • Laser Hair Removal
  • Laser Removal of Tattoos
  • Laser Treatment for Photoaging
  • Microneedling
  • Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) Injections
  • Radiofrequency Microneedling
  • Vascular Laser
View all 9 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Acne
  • Eczema
  • Facial Aging
  • Hair Loss
  • Rosacea (Adult Acne)
  • Scars
  • Wrinkles
View all 7 Specialties +


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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Residency - Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH

Medical Education - George Washington University School of Medicine
Washington, DC

Undergraduate - St. Bonaventure University
St. Bonaventure, NY


  • Dermatology
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

See publications for G. Cheyana Ranasinghe, 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 3/22/2024, Dr. Ranasinghe 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.

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

383 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

74 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Jun 7, 2024

My physician was friendly, courteous, efficient, and informative,

Reviewed on May 24, 2024

She is amazing!

Reviewed on May 24, 2024

Excellent Doctor, would recommend her. Very professional, caring understanding.

Reviewed on May 17, 2024

The doctor and her nurses were so very kind and explained everything. I have only great things to say about the doctor and her nurses

Reviewed on May 15, 2024

Fantastic provider!!

Reviewed on May 8, 2024

I appreciated her honest feedback!!

Reviewed on May 6, 2024

Dr Geraldine is the best! Wonderful bedside manner. I feel very confident in her care.

Reviewed on Apr 29, 2024

Love Dr. Ranasinghe. She is warm, friendly, professional, kind. Her staff is amazing as well.

Reviewed on Apr 26, 2024

It was a good experience, but I was unable to schedule an appointment with my doctor for my next six month appointment.

Reviewed on Apr 22, 2024

I have always had good experiences with all my doctors at Cleveland Clinic. This was my first time meeting my dermatologist In person. My first appointment was via Zoom. She and her staff were timely, professional, yet still down to earth and "real". She was extremely knowledgeable and had solutions for all the reasons I scheduled an appointment in the first place.. She is personable and I'm very pleased that she is my dermatologist.

Reviewed on Apr 11, 2024

Very professional and personable provider. Took time to explain our options and answer questions

Reviewed on Apr 1, 2024

Dr. Ranasinghe always takes her time with you. You never feel rushed and she always asks if you have any questions or if there is anything else she ca help you with.

Reviewed on Mar 28, 2024

Dr R really explained my next steps and to call or message at any time with questions.

Reviewed on Mar 28, 2024

On the day of the zoom appointment about 30 minutes prior, I received a call from Dr R's office to make sure i was ready and had any questions, that's a great idea.

Reviewed on Mar 27, 2024

Excellent experience. My doctor was caring and thorough.

Reviewed on Mar 27, 2024

Dr. Ranasinghe is just wonderful! She treats me like an expert in my own experiences - not every doctor does! She gave me a clear picture of all of my treatment options and her office scheduled a timely follow-up appointment.

Reviewed on Mar 14, 2024

She was very kind and though I never met her face to face she was well prepared and understood what was going on with my health

Reviewed on Mar 14, 2024

I had such a wonderful experience. She was patient and kind and really gave me hope that my issues could be tackled even when I wasn't very hopeful. I thinks she is the type of provider who really cares about her patients and loves her speciality. I would 10/10 recommend

Reviewed on Mar 13, 2024

Care has been excellent. The team of providers has been efficient, professional and also friendly.

Reviewed on Mar 7, 2024

Dr. Ranasinghe was very caring and professional. She did an excellent job of listening to my concerns and recommending the correct treatment option for me. Would highly recommend to my friends and family.

Reviewed on Mar 4, 2024

Excellent doctor. Very knowledgeable and caring.

Reviewed on Mar 1, 2024

She was great. She actually went over my whole body and checked me out all over, even top of my head probably the best body inspection I've had in a long time up there in that department.

Reviewed on Feb 23, 2024

The doctor is very friendly and professional.

Reviewed on Feb 21, 2024

Very good is not a high enough rating. This physician is excellent and outstanding.

Reviewed on Feb 16, 2024

I'm EXTREMELY please with this provider's bedside manner

Reviewed on Feb 14, 2024

I am very satisfied with this doctor. She is very knowledgeable and caring, and I highly recommend her.

Reviewed on Feb 7, 2024

She is an incredible physician. She is kind and helpful. She paid attention to my unique needs and was able to help me find an appropriate solution.

Reviewed on Feb 2, 2024

I appreciate that treatment options were discussed, pros and cons. She also listened to what I thought my health issue cause could be and had me tested for it to ease my mind. She took great concern in my mental stress level from my job and offered a solution to help my better manage my stress. I appreciate her time she puts into explaining causes of symptoms so I understand why something is happening. She's friendly and easy to communicate with. I feel comfortable sharing any health issues with her.

Reviewed on Jan 19, 2024

I love her she was great, the Dr.R. Took great care for me thank God for her.

Reviewed on Jan 15, 2024

Doc did a fantastic job in explaining what treatment she would like to proceed with and why.

Reviewed on Jan 11, 2024

I absolutely love Dr. Ranasingh. She has been by far the best and most compassionate dermatologist I have ever had the pleasure of knowing. I have had a lot of other dermatologists over the years as I have had eczema since infancy. She is absolutely fantastic.

Reviewed on Jan 8, 2024

Have already recommended her to othersShe is so easy to talk to and takes time to listen. Made me feel very comfortable especially since I was almost comfortable naked!

Reviewed on Jan 5, 2024

Excellent caring provider and allied staff

Reviewed on Jan 5, 2024

Consistently caring with detailed physical and care plans.. This physician is top notch!!

Reviewed on Jan 5, 2024

This provider was absolutely perfect! The Care and concern and empathy and kindness and professionalism, was superb, and every way. I'm very happy about it.

Reviewed on Jan 3, 2024

Doc is perfect. She answers my questions completely and honestly. She tells me what I need to do, even though I don't want to hear it, and even coaxes an agreement to the action plan out of me. Great work! That is exactly what I need! Thanks Doc

Reviewed on Jan 3, 2024

I really liked going to Dr. Ranasinghe. It seemed she really cared for my needs.

Reviewed on Dec 14, 2023

She is an amazing doctor! Made me feel so comfortable, seen and heard which was not my experience with my previous provider in that office.

Reviewed on Dec 13, 2023

Amazing Nurse Dana and Dr was also Great!

Reviewed on Dec 8, 2023

Many doctors appear to be booked out months in advance.

Reviewed on Dec 8, 2023

Outstanding physician!

Reviewed on Dec 7, 2023

Dr. Ranasinge was extremely helpful and supportive. She worked with me to make a plan. It was the scheduler that was problematic for me.The video visit was fine but needed an in person visit

Reviewed on Dec 1, 2023

The doctor is outstanding!

Reviewed on Nov 22, 2023

I had Amazing experience with the doctor and medical assistants. The doctor was so patient with me and made me feel comfortable. My results look amazing!!

Reviewed on Nov 22, 2023

The care provider was extremely patient in listening to my current concerns regarding treatment and explained thoroughly in her expert opinion what she thinks is the appropriate treatment plan. Also, she was transparent about each step and made sure that I had the post-treatment plan as well as I knew how to move forward In treatment. The provider also made sure to get my Input In what areas I wanted to be Inclusive In the treatment during the session.

Reviewed on Nov 17, 2023

The attending physician was polite, welcoming, and clearly well trained in her field, and was thoughtful to put me at ease throughout the examination. I felt confident as a patient in her ability as a treating practitioner.

Reviewed on Nov 13, 2023

The Doctor does a great job and asks and responds to my questions and concerns

Reviewed on Nov 10, 2023

The doctor was fantastic! I would like to continue to see her.

Reviewed on Nov 3, 2023

Excellent provider. Very caring

Reviewed on Oct 30, 2023

The Doctor is the greatest. I could not be more pleased.

Reviewed on Oct 30, 2023

I can't say enough how much I appreciate how through Dr G was. Answered all my questions and recommendations for care. Just a great Dr.

Reviewed on Oct 25, 2023

Dr. Ranishinge is an amazing and compassionate doctor.

Reviewed on Oct 23, 2023

Sure I would like to recommend Dr Ranasinghe but it would mean I would have to schedule farther out in order to see her

Reviewed on Oct 13, 2023

Dr. Ranasinghe is excellent in every way

Reviewed on Oct 12, 2023

I would have preferred an in person visit with the provider since this was her first appointment for this issue! I think it's easier to look at the issue in person,but the provider was very nice and concerned so that helped

Reviewed on Oct 9, 2023

I would feel extremely comfortable recommending Dr. Ranasinghe to family or friends.

Reviewed on Oct 6, 2023

My previous dermatologist left Cleveland Clinic and I was wary about seeing a new one. Dr. R. Exceeded my expectations. I will definitely continue with her. She was empathic, gentle and skilled. I felt respected. Glad she is here.

Reviewed on Oct 5, 2023

So farnothing but EXCELLENT SERVICE around the board from Dr. Ransinghe and her nurse.

Reviewed on Oct 4, 2023

Dr. Ranasinghe was great. My first visit & she impressed me. Very kind, patient & considerate.

Reviewed on Sep 25, 2023

Dr. Ranasinghe is one of the best doctors I have. I wish she could be my PCP. I absolutely love her, she is a kind and compassionate provider.

Reviewed on Sep 11, 2023

I never have to wait long for the doctor or nurse while I come to my appointments

Reviewed on Sep 11, 2023

I have already recommended the doctor to others. She always ask if I have questions or concerns and answers them.

Reviewed on Aug 31, 2023

Problem solved by her over video visit. Amazing I had been to 4 different appointments with 3 different doctors

Reviewed on Aug 10, 2023

Very nice considerate doctor

Reviewed on Aug 9, 2023

Very thorough and caring doctor even her assistant, they just have this friendly tone of voice and faces.

Reviewed on Aug 7, 2023

Dr. Ranasinghe was awesome!

Reviewed on Aug 4, 2023

Dr.Ranasimghe has to be one of the best doctors I've seen in awhile. She listens to your concerns and offers her advice but the biggest thing is she takes the time to talk to you and that's what a great doctor does

Reviewed on Aug 4, 2023

I would definitely recommend her to anyone of my friends and family

Reviewed on Aug 2, 2023

Dr. R is very courteous and on time. She is one of the best physicians I have had.

Reviewed on Jul 28, 2023

Dr Ranasinghe concisely explained the biopsy procedure and performed it efficiently with minimal discomfort. I highly recommend her!

Reviewed on Jul 27, 2023

Dr. Ranasinghe concisely explained the skin biopsy process, then performed it efficiently with minimal discomfort to my arm.

Reviewed on Jul 26, 2023

I've been going to dermatologists for 25 years and Dr. Ranasinghe Is 100% the best. She listened, she cared, she seemed truly committed to figuring out how to help me. I was losing hope and she gave it back to me.

Reviewed on Jul 21, 2023

She did an excellent job reassuring that I would be ok.

Reviewed on Jul 12, 2023

Wonderful provider

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