Department General Pediatrics
Primary Location Lorain Family Health Center
Type of Doctor Children & Adolescents Only
Languages English, Marathi
Surgeon No
Locations Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Adoption
  • Care for Children with Disabilities
  • Childhood Immunization
  • Childrens Primary Care
  • Complete Care for Children
  • Continuity of Care
  • Contraception
  • General Adolescent Care
  • General Pediatric And Adolescent Medicine
  • Newborn Care
  • Pediatrician
  • Pediatrics
  • Prevention And Wellness
  • Preventive Medicine
  • Primary Care Pediatrics
  • Routine Health Maintenance Exams
  • Well-Baby Care
  • Well-Child Care
View all 18 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Adolescent Gynecology
  • Chlamydia Trachomatis
  • Common Cold
  • Developmental Disabilities
  • Diaper Rash
  • Ear Infections (Otitis Media)
  • Fast Facts: Conjunctivitis
  • Fever
  • Growth And Feeding Problems
  • Health and Wellness
  • Impetigo
  • Infection
  • International Adoption Medicine
  • Milk Allergy in Infants
  • Obesity
  • Pediatric Asthma
  • Pediatric Croup
  • Pediatric Disorders
  • Pneumonia
  • Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV)
  • Respiratory Viruses
  • Sore Throat
  • The Poison Plants: Poison Ivy, Poison Oak and Poison Sumac
  • Toddler Behavior Issues
View all 24 Specialties +


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About Vaishali Flask, MD

Vaishali Flask, M.D. is a pediatrician at Cleveland Clinic’s Lorain Family Health and Surgery Center in Lorain, Ohio and Avon Richard E Jacobs in Avon, Ohio where she has enjoyed treating pediatric patients since her appointment in 2001. Dr. Flask earned her medical and undergraduate degrees at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio.  She completed her residency in pediatrics at Cleveland Clinic’s Children’s Hospital after which she completed a year as a chief resident.

She is a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics and is board certified in Pediatrics.  She takes pleasure in seeing patients from newborn through adolescence and is an advocate for childhood immunizations.

Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Residency - Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH USA

Medical Education - Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
Cleveland, OH USA

Undergraduate - Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland, OH USA


  • Pediatrics

Specialty Interests

Special interests within general pediatrics include newborn care, adoption medicine, adolescent gynecology, and obesity management. She currently leads Healthy Living Shared Medical Appointments for children and adolescents who are interested in improving wellness through healthy eating and exercise.

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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As of 12/11/2019, Dr. Flask 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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Patient Satisfaction Reviews

56 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
5 out of 5
Explains 5
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 5
Patient Rating of Doctor 5

15 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Jun 11, 2020

Dr. Flask is the best! she always explains everything and answers every question I have. Her MA Miriam is great also, she's always super friendly

Reviewed on May 11, 2020

Dr. Flask is just exceptional and this did not change via video.

Reviewed on Apr 23, 2020

Dr Flask is great but I feel that for checkups regular visits are best. I'm glad to hear the e-visit options though during this pandemic.

Reviewed on Apr 20, 2020

We love Dr Flask

Reviewed on Mar 30, 2020

I have recommended Dr. Flask numerous times over the last 17 years - she is amazing!

Reviewed on Nov 22, 2019

Very good Doctor .Very good with children .

Reviewed on Nov 15, 2019

*Dr. Flask exceeded my expectations our child is SO lucky to have her as a doctor.

Reviewed on Nov 13, 2019

Dr Flask and her nurse are always amazing!

Reviewed on Nov 7, 2019

*Dr. Flask is always FABULOUS!

Reviewed on Sep 14, 2019

Dr. Flask and the Nurses are the Absolute Best. My kids have been with them since they were babies

Reviewed on Sep 12, 2019

*Dr. Flask is excellent. She is attentive to detail, thorough, efficient and compassionate. I highly recommend her as a pediatrician.

Reviewed on Aug 19, 2019

Love *Dr. Flask! Always takes her time listening to my concerns and offering suggestions.

Reviewed on Aug 7, 2019

Dr. Flask was excellent. Thorough, yet efficient. Spectacular physician. We highly recommend her.

Reviewed on Aug 5, 2019

*Dr. Flask is phenomenal! She gives thorough, efficient, compassionate care. I highly recommend her to other families.

Reviewed on Aug 5, 2019

Dr Flask is an excellent clinician. She was thorough but efficient, and was very compassionate with our children.

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