Treatment & Services
- Adult Rheumatology
- Bone Density Testing
- General Rheumatology
- Immunology of Infectious Diseases
- Infusions Of Biologic Agents On Site
- Joint Aspiration
- Joint Injections
Specialty in Diseases & Conditions
- AIDS & HIV
- Central Nervous System Vasculitis
- General Infectious Diseases
- Giant Cell Arteritis
- Granulomatosis with Polyangitis (Wegener’s)
- Hepatitis B
- Hepatitis C
- Polyarteritis Nodosa
- Retroperitoneal Fibrosis
- Rheumatoid Arthritis: How to Treat
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Education & Professional Highlights
Education & Fellowships
Fellowship - Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH USA
Residency - Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH USA
Internship - Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH USA
Medical Education - Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences University of Health Sciences
Kansas City, MO USA
Undergraduate - John Carroll University
University Heights, OH USA
- R.J. Fasenmeyer Chair of Clinical Immunology
- Theodore F. Classen, DO Chair in Osteopathic Research and Education
- Internal Medicine
- Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
Vasculitis, HIV/AIDS, Rhematic aspects of viral infections Vasculitis, HIV/AIDS, Hepatitis C
Awards & Honors
- Honorary Doctorate of Humane Letters, Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences
- Bruce Hubbard Stewart Award for humanitarianism
- Phillips Medal of Public Service, Ohio University
- American College of Physicians
- American College of Rheumatology
- American Osler Society
- Clinical Immunology Society
Research & Publications
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As of 5/3/2019, Dr. Calabrese 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. Calabrese receives fees of $5,000 or more per year as a paid consultant, speaker or member of an advisory committee for the following companies:
- UCB, SA
- Horizon Pharma plc
- Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
- AbbVie, Inc.
- Bristol-Myers Squibb
- Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation
- Gilead Sciences, Inc.
- Genentech, Inc
- GlaxoSmithKline plc.
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48 Patient Satisfaction Reviews
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Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.
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11 Patient Comments
Reviewed on Feb 11, 2020
Dr Calabrese & staff are awesome, i always receive excellent care.
Reviewed on Feb 11, 2020
words cannot express how much I have come to rely on the support, care & expertise of Dr Calabrese - he has cared for me since 1998 identifying systemic issues as well as provided holistic support for my extremely complex diagnoses - he also always asks me "what can I do for you" which is so rare coming from a physician. I have never felt rushed in an appointment & he is always prepared- I feel comforted that what is a disease there is no cure for is stable & I just have to navigate the unfortunate side effects which may get in the way of day to day life but I can live with
Reviewed on Feb 4, 2020
I traveled 8 hours to see Dr. Calabrese and it was totally worth it! His knowledge and clarity was surpassed only by his compassion and ability to address all of my needs. His decisiveness and broad scope of recommendations revealed his expertise in his field.
Reviewed on Jan 28, 2020
Dr. Calabrese is my favorite Dr. and Betsy the NP
Reviewed on Nov 26, 2019
Dr. Calabrese is a rock star. such an incredible and caring (and smart)physician.
Reviewed on Oct 22, 2019
Dr Calabrese is my favorite Dr. I've had inflammatory diseases for 3 years. I don't think I could have gotten through it without him. I feel great but I still have to be monitored.
Reviewed on Oct 22, 2019
Dr. Calabrese is the best Dr. Very thorough!
Reviewed on Oct 8, 2019
Dr Calabrese is the best!
Reviewed on Jun 18, 2019
Dr. Calabrese and P.A Betsy took excellent care of me. They both listened to all my concerns about my current health problems and will follow up with me next month.
Reviewed on Jun 4, 2019
wonderful doctor , professional , personal, caring, knowledgeable and took time to explain and answer questions
Reviewed on May 14, 2019
Dr Calebrese is Wonderful his knowledge and kindness let you know what ever health issues come up he is there for you !! He gives us hope for the future !!
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