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- Adolescent Health
- Challenges and Choices of Aging
- Family Medicine
- General Adolescent Care
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- Men's Health
- Pap Test
- Prevention And Wellness
- Preventive Medicine
- Skin Care
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Specialty in Diseases & Conditions
- Alzheimer's and Dementia
- Anxiety Disorder
- Back Pain in Athletes
- Breast Cancer
- Chronic Illness
- Colorectal Cancer
- Gastroesophageal Reflux (GERD)
- Health and Wellness
- High Cholesterol
- Hypertension - High Blood Pressure
- Lead Poisoning
- Mood Disorder
- Myofascial Pain Syndrome
- Pressure Ulcers
- Primary Care
- Shingles (Varicella-Zoster Virus)
- Substance Abuse
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Education & Professional Highlights
Education & Fellowships
Fellowship - Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine
Tucson, AZ USA
Medical School - University of California Los Angeles Medical Center (UCLA)
Los Angeles, CA USA
Graduate - Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland, OH USA
Fellowship - Case Western Reserve University
MS or MA Family Practice
Cleveland, OH USA
Residency - Brown University / Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island
Providence, RI USA
Internship - Brown University / Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island
Providence, RI USA
Medical School - University of Virginia School of Medicine
Charlottesville, VA USA
Undergraduate - Georgetown University
Washington, DC USA
- Medical Acupuncture Course for Physicians, Helms Medical Institute, UCLA School of Medicine, 2005 (300 hours).
- Integrative Medicine Fellowship, University of Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine, Tucson (2013-2015; 1000 hours).
- Board-certified, American Board of Medical Acupuncture
- Family Medicine
Integrative Medicine, Acupuncture, Family Medicine
- Fellow, American Academy of Family Physicians
- Society of Teachers of Family Medicine
- Fellow, American Academy of Medical Acupuncture
Research & Publications
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To assure professional and commercial integrity in such matters, Cleveland Clinic maintains a program that reviews these collaborations and, when appropriate, puts measures in place to minimize bias that may result from ties to industry. Cleveland Clinic publicly discloses the names of companies when (i) its physicians/scientists receive $5,000 or more per year (or, in rare cases, equity or stock options) for speaking and consulting, (ii) its physicians/scientists serve as a fiduciary, (iii) its physicians/scientists receive or have the right to receive royalties or (iv) its physicians/ scientists hold any equity interest for the physician's/scientist's role as inventor, discoverer, developer, founder or consultant.* In publicly disclosing this information, Cleveland Clinic tries to provide information as accurately as possible about its physicians' and scientists' connections with industry.
As of 5/22/2018, Dr. Kelly 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.
Public Health Service-Reportable Financial Conflicts of Interest. Cleveland Clinic scientists and physicians engage in basic, translational and clinical research activities, working to solve health problems, enhance patient care and improve quality of life for patients. Interactions with industry are essential to bringing the researchers' discoveries to the public, but can present the potential for conflicts of interest related to their research activities. Click here to view a listing of instances where Cleveland Clinic has identified a Public Health Service (PHS)-Reportable Financial Conflict of Interest and has put measures in place to ensure that, to the extent possible, the design, conduct and reporting of the research is free from bias.
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40 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||4.8|
|Knows Medical History||4.7|
|Time Spent with Patient||4.8|
|Patient Rating of Doctor||4.7|
3 Patient Comments
Reviewed on Apr 6, 2018
we need more providers like this she was very thorough took her time to explain everything and exceptional resident overall
Reviewed on Mar 29, 2018
Such a great experience. I recently moved to the area and was nervous about switching providers but the whole experience was wonderful.
Reviewed on Mar 23, 2018
*Dr. Robert Kelly is an exceptional physician. He is kind, knowledgeable and remembers our previous discussions. He is one of the best practitioners I've dealt with over many years.
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