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Education & Professional Highlights
Education & Fellowships
Residency - Saint Joseph Hospital-Exempla
Denver, CO USA
Medical School - Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
Cleveland, OH USA
Undergraduate - College of Wooster
Wooster, OH USA
- Leadership in HealthCare
- Section-Head, Family Medicine, Westlake
- Family Medicine
Community Medicine, Medical Education, Preventive Health
Research & Publications
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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 5/14/2018, Dr. Allan 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.
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131 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|
|Knows Medical History||4.9|
|Time Spent with Patient||4.8|
|Patient Rating of Doctor||4.9|
20 Patient Comments
Reviewed on Apr 8, 2019
I truly feel that Dr. Allan is on my team - always looking out for me. He is very compassionate & caring.
Reviewed on Mar 15, 2019
Dr. Allan is a phenomenal physician. He takes time and speaks to you at your level. I have been a patient for 14 years and will not consider leaving.
Reviewed on Mar 15, 2019
I trust Dr. Allen to give me the best care possible. Always explains why recommendations are needed.
Reviewed on Mar 12, 2019
Dr. Allan is the best primary care physician I have interacted with at the Clinic. He has excellent communication skills and a spends the appropriate amount of time with me during office visits. He listens to my questions and concerns respectfully and takes the time to educate me on my conditions.
Reviewed on Feb 19, 2019
I have recommended Dr. Allan to others as a compassionate and professional physician
Reviewed on Feb 18, 2019
dr Allan is the very best Dr I have ever had. I like and trust him as I know he cares about my whole being.
Reviewed on Feb 7, 2019
Dr. Allen has been my personal physician for quite some time. I requested to see him and was actually ale to get an appointment promptly. He is always professional but friendly. He discusses my issues with me, always taking my questions seriously, and always discusses any proposed additional treatment fully.
Reviewed on Jan 28, 2019
Dr. Allan is a fantastic doctor. He is knowledgeable, easy to talk to, listens to what I'm saying, and is very thorough!
Reviewed on Jan 17, 2019
Dr Allan is the greatest doctor ever..he's friendly and kind and just a good guy and a great doctor
Reviewed on Jan 15, 2019
Dr. Allan is the best doctor my son and I have ever seen. We thought he was knowledgeable, cool, and treated us like real people.
Reviewed on Nov 27, 2018
Dr. Allan is the best pcp I have ever seen. He makes me feel involved in my care and choices. He looks you in the eyes when he talks to you.
Reviewed on Nov 27, 2018
Dr. Allan always includes me in my health care decisions.
Reviewed on Aug 31, 2018
Dr. Allan continues to be the best PCP I have ever gone to. Have seen him for over 14 years now.
Reviewed on Aug 6, 2018
Always have a positive experience with Dr. Allan and the Cleveland Clinic.
Reviewed on Jul 5, 2018
*Dr. Allan has been our doctor for many years! Only concern is that it is very hard to see him and if we need to see someone between the year visit we have to go to someone else. Unable to see *Dr. Allan.
Reviewed on Jul 3, 2018
at times it is very difficult to make an appointment to see Dr. Alan especially the annual wellness check up and have been asked to see a different doctor because he is booked so far in advance.
Reviewed on May 31, 2018
I see Dr Allen yearly on N appointment made a year in advance. Getting in to see him during a medical emergency is not possible unless I wait 6 weeks. that is untenable. I always chose to see another Dr. right away.
Reviewed on May 18, 2018
Dr. Allan and the staff were all wondeful
Reviewed on Apr 20, 2018
There is simply not enough availability for Dr. Allan. In my opinion, providers should be able to limit the number of patients in their practice (closed practice). Dr. Allan is obviously extremely intelligent and interested in his patients...there's just not enough availability!
Reviewed on Apr 13, 2018
Dr. Allan is always very thorough. he is,always professional and courteous. he always gives me tips on exercises and my weight. he is such a nice man.
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