Treatment & Services
- Care of GI Problems in Metabolic Disorders
- Care of Liver Related Metabolic Problems
- Care of Liver Transplant Patients
- Center for Pediatric Gastroenterology
- Computed Tomography (CT Scan)
- Evaluation for Caustic Ingestion
- Foreign Body Removal
- Gastrointestinal Exams
- Infusion Therapy
- Liver Transplantation
- Outpatient Care
- Pediatric Gastroenterology
- Pediatric Liver Transplantation
- Small Bowel Rehabilitation In Children
- Therapeutic Endoscopy
- Variceal Band Ligation
Specialty in Diseases & Conditions
- Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency
- Biliary Atresia
- Celiac Disease (Celiac Sprue)
- Crohn's Disease
- Diseases of the Liver Biliary Tract and Pancreas
- Gallbladder Disease
- GI Bleeding
- Hepatitis B
- Hepatitis C
- Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)
- Intestinal Failure
- Liver Disease
- Metabolic Complications of Obesity
- Metabolic Diseases
- Milk Allergies
- Non Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
- Pancreatic Disease
- Pediatric Crohn's Disease
- Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis
- Proctitis - Care & Treatment
- Radiation Enteritis
- Short Bowel Syndrome
- Short Bowel Syndrome in Children
- Small Bowel Bacterial Overgrowth
- Ulcerative Colitis
- What is Inflammatory Bowel Disease?
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Education & Professional Highlights
Education & Fellowships
Fellowship - University Hospitals of Cleveland
Cleveland, OH USA
Residency - University Hospitals of Cleveland
Cleveland, OH USA
Medical School - University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry
Rochester, NY USA
Undergraduate - Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Troy, NY USA
Internship - Rainbow Babies and Children`s Hospital
Cleveland, OH USA
- Pediatrics - Pediatric Gastroenterology
- Pediatrics - Pediatric Transplant Hepatology
chronic pancreatitis, Crohn's Disease, Inflammatory bowel disease, Intestinal failure and small bowel rehabilitation in children, liver disorders in children and care of liver transplant patients, metabolic complications of obesity, metabolic disorders - care of GI problems in metabolic disorders - care of liver related metabolic problems, Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease, Pediatric Liver Disease, pediatric liver transplantation, pediatric liver diseases
Awards & Honors
- America's Best Doctors since 2000.
Research & Publications
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31 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||5|
|Time Spent with Patient||5|
|Patient Rating of Doctor||5|
6 Patient Comments
Reviewed on Aug 20, 2018
Dr. Vera Hupertz is the reason we moved to Cleveland from California (post-liver transplant patient), and stayed in Cleveland even after looking at other hospitals nationwide. She is topnotch, the best doctor - and we couldn't be more grateful for that. Her brilliance is equaled only by her compassion.
Reviewed on Aug 6, 2018
excellent office and staff. Doctor is knowledgeable, kind and caring. She goes above and beyond for my daughter and my daughter loves and trusts her!
Reviewed on May 14, 2018
We have a great deal of confidence in *Dr. Hupertz.
Reviewed on May 3, 2018
My son has been seeing Dr. Hupertz and her staff for several years. He has autism and Crohn's. She treats him with respect and is always courteous to him and myself. She is very easy to talk to and is very versed in her specialty. The nurses and support staff on the 11th floor Crile are Superb! They are ALWAYS pleasant and kind. We go there monthly for infusion therapy for him. They are hard working and the best of the best. You should be proud of everyone in this department.
Reviewed on May 3, 2018
ALWAYS professional, ALWAYS kind and caring. Wonderful staff and doctor!
Reviewed on Mar 15, 2018
*Dr. Hupertz is very knowledgeable but talks on the level of my child. She is compassionate and never makes our visit seem rushed.
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