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Department Regional Oncology
Primary Location Medina Medical Office Building
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon No
Locations Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Cancer Center
  • Chemotherapy
  • General Hematology
  • Medical Oncology
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Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Solid Tumor Disorders
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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Bone Marrow Transplant
Chicago, IL USA

Fellowship - Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Hematology/Medical Oncology
Chicago, IL USA

Residency - Fairview General Hospital
Internal Medicine
Cleveland, OH USA

Internship - Bangalore University Medical College
Rotating Internship
Bangalore, India

Medical Education - Bangalore University Medical College
Bangalore, India

Undergraduate - National College
Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Mathematics


  • Internal Medicine
  • Internal Medicine - Medical Oncology

Specialty Interests

Palliative medicine, hospice care, cancer related pain, cancer related symptoms, complications of cancer, cancer, cancer anorexia and cachexia, cancer complications, cancer fatigue, cancer pain

Awards & Honors

  • Physician Recognition Award, American Medical Association, 2002
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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 12/30/2020, Dr. Ali 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

220 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
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.9
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.9

40 Patient Comments

Reviewed on May 14, 2021

Dr. Ali is wonderful! He remembers details about my life and asks about them each time. He answers all my questions and checks that I am doing all my necessary cancer screenings. He keeps me informed about my test results and explains the next steps. I appreciate all his kindness and thorough care!

Reviewed on May 6, 2021

Dr. Ali got on his personal cell phone and call TWO other Drs on their personal cell phones that he felt I should see immediately. He had an appt with one as soon as his appt was finished and had a procedure with the other Dr scheduled by 10:30 am the next morning. I have never had a Dr take that kind of care of me.

Reviewed on May 6, 2021

Dr Ali is always very respectful and always shares his knowledge with me!

Reviewed on May 4, 2021

Dr Aly is very courteous and caring

Reviewed on Apr 27, 2021

After seeing two other physicians and getting two wrong diagnosis Dr. Ali was able to correctly diagnose me and finally put me on the road to recovery. So thankful Dr. Ali is my doctor.

Reviewed on Apr 15, 2021

Always pleased to have Dr. Ali as one of my care physicians.

Reviewed on Apr 9, 2021

Dr. Ali is very patient, personable, knowledgeable and kind.

Reviewed on Apr 5, 2021

since day 1 of me coming to see Dr. Ali. He and his entire staff have been a blessing to and for me

Reviewed on Mar 16, 2021

Dr Ali and staff are a treasure and I feel very confident in his care

Reviewed on Mar 15, 2021

Dr. Ali is very competent and to the point. He is very reassuring.Excellent bedside manner!

Reviewed on Mar 9, 2021

Really appreciate the relationship with Dr Trunzo's RN Karen

Reviewed on Mar 5, 2021

OMgosh, I can't say enough about Dr. Ali. He wrote notes for me as he discussed very thoroughly all the above. Insofar as #4, we haven't gotten that far as yet.

Reviewed on Mar 3, 2021

Dr Ali has been great over the last 6 years

Reviewed on Feb 26, 2021

I have always felt that Dr. Ali is a caring Doctor who displays a high degree of expertise and follow through with me.

Reviewed on Feb 12, 2021

you could ask for no better doctor than Dr Ali he's always treated me with the utmost respect and keeping me informed

Reviewed on Feb 10, 2021

Our experience with Dr. Ali has been exceptional. He is a competent and intelligent doctor that has given us hope in surviving this cancer.

Reviewed on Feb 8, 2021

great doctor

Reviewed on Feb 2, 2021

Dr Ali Has been very warm kind Friendly and efficient

Reviewed on Jan 20, 2021

Dr. Ali was wonderful!!

Reviewed on Jan 14, 2021

I routinely make a list of any questions I have and my Dr will always take the time to answer each. I very much appreciate this time.

Reviewed on Jan 13, 2021

Dr Ali is very thorough during your appointment. Goes over your tests with you and your scans. He actually found I had a stomach hernia and recommended a surgeon to see. He is a wonderful oncologist and a caring Doctor.

Reviewed on Jan 12, 2021

Dr Ali and his staff are fantastic !

Reviewed on Jan 12, 2021

doctor Ali is a great doctor and a wonderful person. I am very lucky to like in the area the CC is and have him as my care taker

Reviewed on Jan 4, 2021

Appointments with Dr. Ali are always informative and he listens to the questions I ask and answers them. I very much appreciate his interest in finding a better way to resolve my cancer issues. I am happy to have him as my oncologist.

Reviewed on Nov 17, 2020

dr Ali is a fantastic doctor!!

Reviewed on Nov 6, 2020

Dr Ali is brilliant and caring and takes his time to show me my scans and what he has found, he communicates with me so that I can understand the process and know what and why he is recommending a follow up

Reviewed on Oct 19, 2020

I have the highest respect for Dr. Ali as a highly qualified physician.

Reviewed on Oct 12, 2020

very happy to have dr. Ali as my oncologist

Reviewed on Oct 12, 2020

I would refer Dr.Ali

Reviewed on Sep 11, 2020

love dr Ali. great dr with a wonderful style. compassionate

Reviewed on Aug 27, 2020

Dr. Ali covered all bases and was thorough in his exam.

Reviewed on Aug 21, 2020

Dr. Ali was very professional, took his time to explain everything to me, he is a good listener and certainly presented as genuinely concerned for me and my wellbeing. I greatly appreciate his time he shared during my visit and he presented me with what to expect going forward.

Reviewed on Jul 27, 2020

Dr. Ali was outstanding. His degree of concern for and communication with me was exemplary.

Reviewed on Jul 15, 2020

Saw Dr. Ali for results of CT scan - he literally saved my life in 2012, and have the utmost faith in him as my doctor.

Reviewed on Jul 14, 2020

dr Ali and his staff are excellent professionals . he helped save me life

Reviewed on Jun 25, 2020

I greatly enjoy Dr. Ali and the care he provides. He is very straightforward and clear in answering questions, is very patient with my wife and me when we ask questions, and also explains treatment options thoroughly..

Reviewed on Jun 25, 2020

always good! professional, informative, compassionate. don't ever let Dr Ali leave, he is the best!

Reviewed on Jun 15, 2020

Dr. Ali is an excellent Dr,,, very informative and truly made us feel he has our best interest at heart. He is taking care of Brad above and beyond follows through with what he tells us he is doing and relays it to us so we understand. Very happy with him.

Reviewed on Jun 10, 2020

Dr. Ali is a wonderful doctor.

Reviewed on Jun 3, 2020

Dr. took time to address any concerns , we didn't feel rushed.

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