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Department Center for Adult Behavioral Health
Primary Location Chagrin Falls Family Health Center
Type of Doctor Children & Adolescents Only
Languages English
Surgeon No
Chagrin Falls Family Health Center
Primary Location

Chagrin Falls Family Health Center

Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Primary Care Pediatrics
  • Psychopharmacology
View all 2 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Anger Management
  • Anorexia Nervosa
  • Anxiety Disorder
  • Asperger Syndrome
  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Autism
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Body Dysmorphic Disorder (BDD)
  • Depression
  • Psychiatric Disorders
  • Schizophrenia
  • Tourette Syndrome
View all 13 Specialties +


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About Barry Simon, DO

Barry Simon, DO, is a general outpatient child and adolescent  psychiatrist. He is board-certified in adult and in child and adolescent psychiatry.  He has 15 years of experience  working with children, adolescents and their families. 
Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - Cleveland Clinic
Child Psychiatry
Cleveland, OH USA

Residency - University Hospitals of Cleveland
Adult Psychiatry
Cleveland, OH USA

Internship - MetroHealth Medical Center
Internal Medicine
Cleveland, OH USA

Medical Education - Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences University of Health Sciences
Kansas City, MO USA

Undergraduate - Indiana University
Bloomington, IN USA


  • Psychiatry and Neurology - Psychiatry
  • Psychiatry and Neurology - Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Specialty Interests

Psycho pharmacology, Mood, Anxiety and Thought Disorders- general outpatient practice

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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As of 9/14/2021, Dr. Simon 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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* Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists subscribe to the guidance presented in the PhRMA Code on Interactions with Healthcare Professionals and the AdvaMed Code of Ethics on Interactions with Health Care Professionals. As such, gifts of substantial value are generally prohibited.

Patient Satisfaction Reviews

169 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
4.8 out of 5
Explains 4.8
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.8
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.8

34 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Oct 7, 2021

Dr Simon is by far the absolute best provider I have ever interacted with- not only for my child but in my life. He has an amazing gift for communicating in a way that the average person will understand and always makes things so relatable. He makes you feel like you are his only patient.

Reviewed on Oct 7, 2021

Dr. Simon was born to do this job.

Reviewed on Oct 6, 2021

Would like doctor's notes regarding appointment available on mychart

Reviewed on Oct 6, 2021

The ease of all of this is because of the amazing staff and Dr. Simon

Reviewed on Oct 6, 2021

Dr. Simon is the most collaborative physician we will ever have the pleasure to know.

Reviewed on Aug 30, 2021

Dr. Simon has been amazing and has changed my daughters world. He has always kept her well being the focus of his treatment. He didn't just throw meds at her he took time to hear her and us.

Reviewed on Aug 26, 2021

Dr. Simon is personable and to the point. He listens to my concerns and takes them into consideration to formulate the best decisions/care for my daughter.

Reviewed on Aug 13, 2021

I had a difficult time getting through on the appointment line. I called 3 times and was on hold for 20 minutes each time before hanging up. Finally I used the web portal to message the doctor's office directly and Dr Simon called me back personally to set up an appointment. I appreciated him taking the time out of his day to do this very much. There is no appointment request option on the web portal available for Dr Simon. If there were, it would be much easier. So, overall, I had both a bad experience with the appointment line, but an excellent experience with Dr Simon.

Reviewed on Aug 13, 2021

Dr Simon is always genuinely concerned about the care and development of my son.

Reviewed on Aug 10, 2021

Contacted dr Simon directly for urgent appt- he responded very quickly and got my daughter in

Reviewed on Aug 6, 2021

Dr. Simon is a very knowledgeable person in his field. I would highly recommend him to anyone needing psychiatry for their child.

Reviewed on Aug 6, 2021

Dr. Simon is a unique physician who makes my child feel respected and listened to. He doesn't rush their appointments and really gets to know them in order to properly treat them. In addition, his clinical expertise is cutting edge and he always seems to know the latest studies when I ask him questions about their condition/treatments.

Reviewed on Aug 6, 2021

Dr. Simon is one of the best pediatric providers we have seen in any field of medicine. I would like to nominate him for an award for patient satisfaction.

Reviewed on Aug 6, 2021

Dr. Simon always listens to my child and pays attention to details. He is a superior physician and we are so grateful to him.

Reviewed on Jun 22, 2021

Dr Simon continually has my child's best interests in mind.

Reviewed on May 11, 2021

Dr. Simon is awesome.

Reviewed on Apr 21, 2021

Dr. Barry Simon is an excellent provider; always professional, always engaging with my child, always professional. we are very pleased

Reviewed on Apr 20, 2021

the Dr was very easy to talk to

Reviewed on Apr 7, 2021

Dr. Simon was very supportive, took time to listen, provided good perspective. we appreciated Dr. Simon's expertise.

Reviewed on Apr 5, 2021

We are very pleased with Dr Simon's ability to listen to concerns and address them in a kind and pragmatic way.

Reviewed on Mar 1, 2021

Amazing and quick as always! When dealing with mental health you can't always wait for appointments to be several days and weeks out! Dr Simon got us in right away!

Reviewed on Feb 26, 2021

Dr Simon was great, we had tech issues that we were able to work through

Reviewed on Feb 26, 2021

Video was difficult to connect, my son was unable to see Dr. Simon, but he was able to see Evan. Evan was extremely glad he spoke with him, and is looking forward to another visit. It was a positive experience for him, and he us not reluctant to participate in therapy now.

Reviewed on Feb 26, 2021

Amazing, we are grateful for Dr. Simon's help.

Reviewed on Feb 9, 2021

Dr. Simon was excellent.

Reviewed on Feb 2, 2021

I like Dr. Simon quite a bit, but feel he is overscheduled, and therefor rushed in the amount of time he has to explain things. I don't exactly hold that against him, but it is hard not to feel there is adequate time for questions when it comes to your child's mental health.

Reviewed on Jan 27, 2021

Dr. Simon is wonderful, smart, empathetic, and as we had a medical student on with us he asked questions of me to help the student learn more, especially useful as I have a complex case and it's good for medical students to not just see textbook cases.

Reviewed on Jan 19, 2021

Dr. Simon is absolutely outstanding and has earned the trust of our entire family.

Reviewed on Jan 11, 2021

Dr. Simon is so relatable to teenage boys! He's funny and has the ability to mix in serious questions.

Reviewed on Dec 14, 2020

I appreciate Dr. Simon listening to what is happening, areas of concern, and future family goals. He presents all of the options to help us make the most informed decisions. He always discusses medication options, risk versus benefits and includes us in that decision making process. I couldn't honestly find one area of concern while working with Dr. Simon over the last several years. I highly recommend him!

Reviewed on Dec 10, 2020

Dr. Simmon is the best!

Reviewed on Dec 10, 2020

Dr. Simon always goes above and beyond. He is excellent.

Reviewed on Nov 13, 2020

Dr. Simon is very accommodating.

Reviewed on Nov 13, 2020

I recommend Dr. Simon to many

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