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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

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

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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 1/11/2022, 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

256 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

55 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Dec 7, 2021

I loved my visit to Dr.Ali he is a good listener try to focus and care about everything you want say about your health

Reviewed on Nov 30, 2021

Dr. Ali has been my doctor for fourteen years he has been an amazing doctor very professional and yet concerning about my health. I'm moving out of state and he was so helpful in what I should going forward.

Reviewed on Nov 12, 2021

Dr Ali is the best and cannot ever be replaced in my opinion! He truly cares about his patient's care and feelings.

Reviewed on Oct 19, 2021

Dr. Ali always has knowledgeable responses to my questions. After numerous visits, I have the utmost confidence in the advise he gives me. He is an excellent physician.

Reviewed on Oct 18, 2021

Dr. Ali is always very patient, provides thorough explanations and is kind.

Reviewed on Oct 13, 2021

Went through the mail your doctor for my appointment. Quic response from Dr Ali's office but took a few days for clinic to process my message.

Reviewed on Oct 1, 2021

Dr. Ali is the very best, I wish more Dr's shared his values and concerns

Reviewed on Sep 30, 2021

Felt very comfortable with Dr. Ali

Reviewed on Sep 23, 2021

Great doctor

Reviewed on Sep 22, 2021

Dr. Ali always treats me like he's interested in me and cares about my health, he takes time to address my concerns.

Reviewed on Sep 15, 2021

Dr. Ali is always the consummate provider

Reviewed on Aug 24, 2021

Dr Ali shows all the compassion and concerns for my situation

Reviewed on Aug 23, 2021

Dr Ali's crew is great!

Reviewed on Aug 23, 2021

Dr Ali is the best, a very caring and patient doctor!

Reviewed on Aug 20, 2021

Dr. Ali is one on the best doctor's I have ever seen.

Reviewed on Aug 19, 2021

Dr.Ali was very thorough and patient and took time to talk to me and made me feel welcomed as a patient and was very caring.

Reviewed on Aug 17, 2021

Dr. Ali asked my opinion on medication side effects, offered advice and was professional during the exam.

Reviewed on Aug 17, 2021

Dr. Ali and his staff presented a team experience.

Reviewed on Aug 16, 2021

At this visit, and all visits, Dr Ali reviews my tests/scans with me and my husband and answers our questions and concerns.

Reviewed on Aug 9, 2021

Great doctor

Reviewed on Aug 4, 2021

I was extremely pleased and impressed by the professional care I received from Dr Mir Ali.

Reviewed on Aug 3, 2021

Dr. Ali is so caring and is gives me confidence about my cancer.

Reviewed on Jul 16, 2021

Dr. Ali is a very good listener and explainer

Reviewed on Jul 12, 2021

Dr Ali is excellent very glad to have him

Reviewed on Jul 6, 2021

Dr Ali is always an attentive listener and provides professional feedback

Reviewed on Jul 6, 2021

Dr Ali made an immediate onsite referral for my diagnosis

Reviewed on Jun 24, 2021

Very good doctor. Very thorough and listens to your concerns.

Reviewed on Jun 15, 2021

Dr. Ali is a fantastic doctor. I am so happy he is my oncologist.

Reviewed on Jun 11, 2021

Dr. Ali hit a home run again. Very engaging and generally interested in my life- not just my story. Thanks.

Reviewed on Jun 9, 2021

Dr. Ali is simply excellent, as is the entire nursing and support staff.

Reviewed on Jun 8, 2021

Dr. Ali is very easy to work with. Very good explanations, listens well, gives the pros and cons. I have every confidence in him.

Reviewed on Jun 4, 2021

The doctor was very informative about my care and so was the nurse

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

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