Department Subspecialty Care for Women’s Health
Primary Location Beachwood Family Health Center
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon Yes
Locations
Beachwood Family Health Center
Primary Location

Beachwood Family Health Center

Appointment:
216.839.3100
Desk:
216.839.3100
Fax:
216.839.3194
Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Artificial Insemination
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Infertility Surgery (Female)
  • Infertility Treatment (Female)
  • IVF
  • Menstrual Disorders, Fibroids and Hysteroscopic Services
  • Menstruation
  • Myomectomy
  • Reproductive Endocrinology
  • Section of Fertility
View all 10 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Amenorrhea
  • Dysmenorrhea
  • Ectopic Pregnancy
  • Endometriosis
  • Infertility
  • Infertility: Is it Stress Related? - Causes Of
  • Male Infertility Testing
  • Menopause
  • Miscarriage
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
  • Uterine Fibroids
View all 12 Specialties +
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Biography

About Cynthia Austin, MD

Board-certified in obstetrics and gynecology with subspecialty certification in reproductive endocrinology, Cynthia Austin, MD, earned her medical degree from George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington, D.C. She completed a residency in obstetrics and gynecology at University Hospitals of Cleveland and Cleveland Metropolitan General Hospital, including a year as Executive Chief Resident. Dr. Austin completed her fellowship in reproductive endocrinology at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine. Also at CWRU, she served as an Associate Professor in the Department of Reproductive Endocrinology and as Chairperson of the Core Curriculum for Reproductive Biology. Prior to joining Cleveland Clinic, Dr. Austin served as Co-Director of In Vitro Fertilization at University Hospitals of Cleveland.
Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights

Appointed
2000

Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - University Hospitals of Cleveland
Reproductive Endocrinology
Cleveland, OH USA
1985

Residency - MetroHealth Medical Center
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Cleveland, OH USA
1983

Internship - MetroHealth Medical Center
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Cleveland, OH USA
1980

Medical Education - George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences
Washington, DC USA
1979

Undergraduate - Boston University
Boston, MA USA
1975

Certifications

  • Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology - Reproductive Endocrinology/Infertility

Specialty Interests

in vitro fertilization, Infertility, Menopause, polycystic ovarian syndrome and infertility surgery, reproductive endocrinology and infertility

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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As of 3/21/2019, Dr. Austin 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

78 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
4.7 out of 5
Explains 4.7
Listens 5
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.7
Knows Medical History 4.5
Time Spent with Patient 4.8
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.7

7 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Oct 23, 2019

we had a great visit with Dr. Austin. everyone from the scheduling people to the front desk, to the phlebotomist to the nurses were very kind!! t

Reviewed on Oct 23, 2019

Dr Austin listened to all of our concerns and answered all of our questions. she took the time to explain things and most importantly gave us hope!! we are confident she will help us through this journey!!

Reviewed on Oct 2, 2019

It took a few months to get our appointment but we love Dr. Austin so we understand why she is so busy.

Reviewed on Sep 17, 2019

it took a couple of months to be able to get in, but once there we were very pleased with the staff. Dr. Austin took the time to explain everything and was very thorough.

Reviewed on Apr 24, 2019

Dr. Austin was kind, thorough, professional, and really made us feel good about our decision to pursue treatment.

Reviewed on Feb 14, 2019

Dr. Austin is an excellent physician. She has performed a few procedures for me. I appreciate that she takes time to educate us about the upcoming procedure as well as what to expect in the next few days.

Reviewed on Jan 17, 2019

Dr. Austin spent a lot of time with my husband and I. made sure we understood everything, before getting started in the IVF process. She even drew out pictures and a list for us to follow. I would recommend her to any family or friends!

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