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Department Hematology and Medical Oncology
Primary Location Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon No
Locations
Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Primary Location

Cleveland Clinic Main Campus

Appointment:
216.444.6833
Desk:
216.444.3705
Fax:
216.444.9464

Additional Locations

Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Allogeneic Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation
  • Autologous Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation
  • BMT (Bone Marrow Transplantation)
  • Bone Marrow Transplantation
  • Cancer Center
  • CAR T-Cell Therapy
  • Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation
  • Stem Cell Transplant
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Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Graft Versus Host Disease
  • Leukemia
View all 2 Specialties +
Insurance

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Biography

About Matt Kalaycio, MD

Matt Kalaycio, MD, FACP, is the former Chairman of the Department of Hematology and Medical Oncology at Cleveland Clinic Taussig Cancer Institute. Dr. Kalaycio is also a Professor in the Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University. Board-certified in hematology, Dr. Kalaycio's clinical interests are in leukemia and hematopoietic cell transplantation.

Dr. Kalaycio has published over 200 articles in numerous scientific publications including Bone Marrow Transplantation, Journal of Clinical Oncology, and Leukemia. He serves on the editorial board of Biology of Blood and Marrow Transplantation.  He also is the editor of a book on leukemia and co-editor of a book on clinical malignant hematology. He is the former Editor-in Chief of Hematology News.  He sits on the Board of Directors for the National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN).

Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights

Appointed
1994

Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - Cleveland Clinic
Hematology
Cleveland, OH USA
1994

Fellowship - Cleveland Clinic
Medical Oncology
Cleveland, OH USA
1992

Residency - UPMC Mercy Hospital of Pittsburgh
Internal Medicine
Pittsburgh, PA USA
1991

Internship - UPMC Mercy Hospital of Pittsburgh
Medical Internship
Pittsburgh, PA USA
1989

Medical Education - West Virginia University School of Medicine
Morgantown, WV USA
1988

Undergraduate - Cornell University
Ithaca, NY USA
1984

Certifications

  • Internal Medicine - Hematology

Specialty Interests

Bone marrow transplantation, leukemia, myeloma, cancer, chronic lymphocytic leukemia, chronic myelogenous leukemia, hairy cell leukemia, leukemia

Awards & Honors

  • Castle Connelly's "America's Top Doctors"
  • Best Doctors' "Best Doctors in America"
  • Fellow, American College of Physicians
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

See publications for Matt Kalaycio, MD.

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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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 1/4/2020, Dr. Kalaycio 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.

* 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

95 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
4.9 out of 5
Explains 4.9
Listens 4.8
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.9
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.9

13 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Sep 15, 2020

Dr. Kalaycio really puts me at ease in dealing with a very stressful situation.

Reviewed on Jul 27, 2020

Dr. Kalaycio is amazing. I am so very happy he is my doctor. answers all my questions and treats me with great care...

Reviewed on Jul 16, 2020

Dr Kalaycio is such a warm, personal and genuine caring physician. The best of the best, and I'm alive today because of his expertise, knowledge and tenacity.

Reviewed on Jun 11, 2020

*Dr. Kalaycio never seems in a hurry to get to the next patient and always appears totally tuned in to me, taking time to answer any & all questions. Also, treats my partner with respect.

Reviewed on Apr 23, 2020

Dr. Kalaycio was very thorough about the BMT process and put my mind at ease.

Reviewed on Apr 23, 2020

I was nervous coming in because I was unfamiliar with the site and providers. However, Sarah B. (RN) and Dr. Kalaycio were wonderful at explaining the BMT process and allowing me to ask any questions I had. I feel very comfortable moving forward with this process in their care!

Reviewed on Mar 31, 2020

The meeting with Dr. Kalaycio was great

Reviewed on Jan 14, 2020

Dr, Kalaycio is a fantastic doctor. Been seeing him for over 6 years. He has prolonged my life.

Reviewed on Dec 20, 2019

Dr Kalaycio is the best !!

Reviewed on Dec 3, 2019

I left feeling relieved. My doctor spent time talking with me and that really helped me understand and accept what I have going on.

Reviewed on Nov 26, 2019

Dr Kalaycio And his team have always been readily available

Reviewed on Oct 29, 2019

I wish there were a higher rating for Dr. Kalaycio - he is PERFECT! A wonderful doctor and a wonderful human being.

Reviewed on Oct 11, 2019

I feel so veryLUCKYto have Dr. Kalaycio as my Doctor. He me all the information I need, answering all my questions , keeping me informed on this health adventure..

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