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Education & Professional Highlights
Education & Fellowships
Fellowship - Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH USA
Residency - University of Michigan Health System
Ann Arbor, MI USA
Internship - University of Michigan Health System
Ann Arbor, MI USA
Medical Education - The Ohio State University College of Medicine and Public Health
Columbus, OH USA
Undergraduate - John Carroll University
University Heights, OH USA
- Internal Medicine - Nephrology
Kidney and Pancreas Transplantation, kidney failure in non-renal transplantation, hepato-renal syndrome, living kidney donor transplantation
Research & Publications
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Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists may collaborate with the pharmaceutical or medical device industries to help develop medical breakthroughs or provide medical expertise or education. Cleveland Clinic strives to make scientific advances that will benefit patient care and support outside relationships that promise public benefit. In order for the discoveries of Cleveland Clinic physicians' and scientists' laboratories and investigations to benefit the public, these discoveries must be commercialized in partnership with industry. As experts in their fields, Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists are often sought after by industry to consult, provide expertise and education.
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 1/16/2019, Dr. Stephany 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.
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.
|Courtesy, Respect & Concern||4.9|
|Knows Medical History||5|
|Time Spent with Patient||4.8|
|Patient Rating of Doctor||4.9|
7 Patient Comments
Reviewed on Oct 21, 2019
It was nice to have a Dr willing to actually discuss all the ins and outs of everything going on. I have not experienced that often in the media cal community as a whole.
Reviewed on Oct 17, 2019
Dr. Stephany is a great doctor. He puts me at ease, listens to me carefully, answers all my questions, returns phone calls and e-mail's promptly, is respectful and caring.
Reviewed on Oct 14, 2019
Dr. Stephany has been my provider for the last 9 years. He maintains his professional qualities and is personable.
Reviewed on Aug 15, 2019
I am very fortunate to have Dr. Stephany as my nephrologist. After nine years of care, I know I can discuss any and all concerns with him. He's a keeper!
Reviewed on Aug 7, 2019
Dr. Stefany was very cordial and laid back which made an uncomfortable day of testing much easier to tolerate.
Reviewed on Jun 19, 2019
Dr. Stephany took the time to listen to and answer all of my questions thoroughly. He took the time to go over all of my test results with me so that I knew what I was looking at. He is very kind and patient.
Reviewed on Jun 5, 2019
He seems like a very nice Dr. answers my questions listens to my problems and offers his I really like him and think he is going to be a wonderful Dr.
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