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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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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.
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130 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||5|
|Knows Medical History||4.9|
|Time Spent with Patient||4.9|
|Patient Rating of Doctor||4.9|
16 Patient Comments
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.
Reviewed on Jan 22, 2018
*Dr. Allan consistently provides excellent care. I am however disappointed with how difficult scheduling is, availability of appointment is poor, when I talk with clerks. Appointments are often cancelled by the office staff & rescheduled months away.
Reviewed on Jan 5, 2018
*Dr. Allan is the best all-around doctor I've been to.
Reviewed on Nov 20, 2017
Dr. Allan had a medical student along with him and I thought he did a great job with including her with my visit. I felt very comfortable with the visit.
Reviewed on Nov 20, 2017
in the near past, care provider prescribed a branded medicine instead of its generic alternative. as a result my insurance provider didn't reimburse me for the medication. my plan supports only reimbursement of generic medications so it would have been nice if the doctor told me about that change.
Reviewed on Nov 13, 2017
Reviewed on Nov 13, 2017
Reviewed on Nov 6, 2017
Always fast and polite.
Reviewed on Nov 2, 2017
Dr. Allan & staff have been great. My long time doctor retired & I saw several before finding doctor Allan I am so glad I found him top notch professional.
Reviewed on Oct 16, 2017
Dr. Allan makes me feel like he cares no matter how big or small my question is.
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