Department Urology
Primary Location Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon Yes
Locations
Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Primary Location

Cleveland Clinic Main Campus

Appointment:
216.444.5600
Desk:
216.445.2182
Fax:
216.636.4492

Additional Locations

Urology

Hillcrest Hospital

6770 Mayfield Road
Mayfield Heights, OH 44124
Driving Directions

Appointment:
216.444.5600
Desk:
440.461.6430
Fax:
216.636.4492
Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Bladder Surgery
  • Cancer Center
  • Circumcision
  • Cystoscopy
  • Ileal Conduit
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Prostate Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Robotic Prostate Surgery
  • Robotic Prostatectomy
  • Robotic Surgery
  • Urology
  • Vasectomy
View all 14 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Elevated PSA
  • Enlarged Prostate/Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia
  • Facts About Bladder Cancer
  • Hematuria
  • Hydrocele | Spermatocele
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Penile Cancer
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Transitional Cell Cancer
  • Ureteral Cancer
  • Urethral Cancer
  • Urinary Tract Infection
View all 14 Specialties +
Insurance

Insurance

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Biography

About Ryan Berglund, MD

Ryan Berglund, MD, is a graduate of Harvard University with a degree in Biology. He attended medical school at the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons in New York City. His general surgery and urology training were at the Cleveland Clinic, where he was a Chief Resident and was named the Outstanding Laparoendoscopic Resident in 2005. He did subspecialty training in urologic oncology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, and he was named Chief Administrative Fellow there in 2008.

Dr Berglund has been a member of the Section of Urologic Oncology since January 2009. He is the author of a number of journal articles, and several book chapters. He has made dozens of presentations at national and international meetings. His interests are focused on open, laparoscopic, and robotic surgery for urologic oncologic conditions.

Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights

Appointed
2009

Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Urologic Oncology
New York, NY USA
2008

Residency - Cleveland Clinic
Urology
Cleveland,
2006

Residency - Cleveland Clinic
Urology
Cleveland, OH USA
2006

Internship - Cleveland Clinic
General Surgery
Cleveland, OH USA
2001

Medical School - Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons
New York, NY USA
2000

Undergraduate - Harvard University
Biology
Cambridge, MA USA
1995

Professional Highlights

  • Outstanding Laparoendoscopic Resident, 2005
  • Chief Administrative Fellow, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, 2008

Certifications

  • Urology

Specialty Interests

open and laparoscopic kidney surgery, open and laparoscopic surgery for bladder cancer, open, laparoscopic, and robotic assisted surgery for prostate cancer, urinary reconstructive techniques, urologic oncology

Memberships

  • American Urologic Association
  • American Medical Association
  • American College of Surgeons
  • American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Society of Urologic Oncology
  • American Association of Clinical Urology
  • Southwest Oncology Group
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 11/15/2018, Dr. Berglund 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

543 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
4.8 out of 5
Explains 4.8
Listens 4.8
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.9
Knows Medical History 4.8
Time Spent with Patient 4.8
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.8

52 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Apr 22, 2019

I highly recommend Dr Brugland

Reviewed on Apr 22, 2019

Dr Berglund and team are excellent

Reviewed on Apr 22, 2019

Dr Bergland was great in describing the situation, the options for treatment and concerns related to each option.

Reviewed on Apr 19, 2019

Dr. Berglund was very knowledgeable, courteous and respectful.

Reviewed on Apr 18, 2019

*Dr. Bunglund & staff very professional & caring about patient & their health.

Reviewed on Apr 17, 2019

Dr. Berglund was outstanding this visit. We had an excellent discussion of further treatment options.

Reviewed on Apr 12, 2019

I was the last appointment of the day. The procedure was over an hour late. I felt the doctor had to run off and did not have time to address any questions I had after the procedure

Reviewed on Apr 10, 2019

I really felt like Dr. Berglund did a great job of explaining everything and was very concerned about my problem and wanting me to make the best decision.

Reviewed on Apr 10, 2019

I've been taken care of extremely well. Great Doctor.And everybody that works there.Very caring and very nice.I can't say I'm not worried when I go to the Doctor when I'm scoped to see if my cancer came back.But in the same breath I know I'm in very good hands which makes things easier for me.

Reviewed on Apr 10, 2019

Dr. Berglund is outstanding at communicating and offering the patient participation in their own care.

Reviewed on Apr 8, 2019

Doctor Berglund always provides me outstanding patient care! Doctor Berglund has been come a big part of our family! Doctor Berglund's staff is always first class!

Reviewed on Mar 15, 2019

Very responsive to our situation. Dr Berglund was so thorough and very professional. Answered every question and let us know everything about the surgery. Never felt rushed and aprreciated his phenomenal communication skillls. Felt very confident that we could not find a better doctor. His staff is just great. Look forward to coming back for bladder cancer surgery from out of town.

Reviewed on Mar 13, 2019

Dr. Berglund is the best, plain and simple. He is not always extremely talkative, but delivers necessary information in an easily understood way.

Reviewed on Mar 4, 2019

I had to wait more than one and a quarter hour between my appointment and the time the doctor walked into the examination room. This is excessive.

Reviewed on Mar 4, 2019

after finding dr. Berglund and opting to go with him everything fell right into place as far as getting it all set up. no problems

Reviewed on Mar 4, 2019

dr. first explained options gave his opinion and then allowed me to decide. exactly the way I wanted it to be.

Reviewed on Mar 4, 2019

would highly recommend this nurse and dr. to anyone who goes through my situation.

Reviewed on Feb 20, 2019

Dr. Berglund has been my doctor for 7 years...I can not say enough GREAT positive comments about him as a doctor and person... outstanding professionalism, bedside manner and knowledge....as long as he's in practice I would follow him where ever he went. That's how confident I am of his ability.

Reviewed on Feb 20, 2019

the doctor could not have had a better " bed side manner". my wife and I more than pleased with the visit. Both doctor and and caregivers exhibited professionalism in their personal conduct and ease with which they presented the medical care

Reviewed on Feb 13, 2019

*Dr. Berglund and *Dr. O'Brian were very caring, concerned we understood procedure and results. Two great doctors!! Thank you.

Reviewed on Feb 6, 2019

I was impressed with Dr. Berglund. He was thorough with his analysis of my potential prostate problems.

Reviewed on Feb 6, 2019

My experience was excellent in that I was not kept waiting for any length of time. The nurses and Dr. Berglund was quick, efficient and knowledgable.

Reviewed on Feb 4, 2019

Doctor was very methodical and clear in explanation

Reviewed on Jan 28, 2019

I like Dr. Berglund and I'm sure he's good at what he does, but he doesn't show much warmth or personality in our meetings. Pretty much business only, which I guess is okay, but a little more interaction would be good.

Reviewed on Jan 23, 2019

Dr. Bergland is knowledgeable, caring and professional.

Reviewed on Jan 23, 2019

Everything went smoothly. Staff was very professional. Dr Bergland is an excellent physician. I am fortunate to have his as one of my doctor's.

Reviewed on Jan 23, 2019

Dr. Bergland is great. He is personnable, compassionate, and includes me in the decision process. I am thankful he is my physician.

Reviewed on Jan 11, 2019

and outstanding doctor Truly compassionate Very professional An outstanding representative to what the Cleveland Clinic strives to exemplify

Reviewed on Jan 11, 2019

dr. Berglund is a truly outstanding physician who cares about his patients and takes the time to answer their questions and concerns completely and in a way that is very comforting He is a true credit to the Cleveland Clinic and I am proud to call him my doctor

Reviewed on Jan 4, 2019

Dr. Berglund and his staff members are all very professional and friendly. This is my first visit to see Dr. Berglund. He reviewed and examined my situation carefully and gave me clear instructions for further care about my case. Dr. Berglund is very patient and friendly and makes my visit a pleasant one. Dr. Berglund also runs a very efficient office. My visit went so smoothly and efficiently. There is almost no waiting time. I am very happy and lucky to have Dr. Berglund as my doctor.

Reviewed on Dec 19, 2018

our personal interaction with Dr. Berglund was exceptional. he could not have been better at releasing our fears of cancer.

Reviewed on Dec 19, 2018

my impression is that Dr. Berglund is a very busy man. he is worth a wait.

Reviewed on Nov 30, 2018

Dr. Berglund is top of his game. as busy as he is, he is focused on the patient at hand. Always has latest updates to care and consults clearly.

Reviewed on Oct 3, 2018

Waited way too long from lobby to arrival of Dr.

Reviewed on Sep 26, 2018

Dr Burglund and his staff are excellent. In particular, Simranjit K Khatra is exceptional.

Reviewed on Sep 21, 2018

Dr. Berglund is a gifted doctor who studied hard in medical school, and he continues to work hard to keep his skills at the highest level. I am lucky to have him as my doctor.

Reviewed on Aug 31, 2018

dr Bergland is great along with his staff. my My issue is waiting 1.5 hrs in the waiting room.

Reviewed on Aug 27, 2018

Dr. Berglund is really thorough, down to earth, caring and compassionate.

Reviewed on Aug 24, 2018

Dr Berglund is everything I could wish for as my doctor

Reviewed on Aug 24, 2018

Dr Berglund and staff impressed us so much that I scheduled surgery with Dr Berglund.

Reviewed on Aug 15, 2018

Dr. Berglund's office and his staff are outstanding.... very well run and efficient group. I would personally follow Dr. Berglund's practice wherever he went... he is that good!

Reviewed on Aug 15, 2018

A very good experience with the nurse practitioner and doctor.

Reviewed on Aug 15, 2018

I only go to the Clinic because of their professionalism throughout the organization. Dr. Berglund and Dr. Bohn are 2 of the best physicians I've ever been associated with,

Reviewed on Aug 15, 2018

Dr Berglund has provided me with a program of watchful waiting for my prostate cancer that so far has worked well.

Reviewed on Jul 13, 2018

Waited for the doctor - 45 minutes after scheduled time.

Reviewed on Jun 13, 2018

Doctor listened carefully and answered questions thoughtfully.

Reviewed on Jun 13, 2018

Dr. Berglund seemed rushed and I felt I didn't get his full attention.

Reviewed on Jun 13, 2018

I waited a long time to see the assistant and then the doctor once I had a room (about an hour wait) but I understand that appointments before me can take longer so I understand.

Reviewed on Jun 11, 2018

Dr. seemed very busy and was apparently behind schedule. We'd heard good things about him, and we needed his expertise, so we didn't mind waiting, per se, but we definitely waited, about an hour, I would guess.

Reviewed on Jun 8, 2018

Dr Berglund is an exceptional physician who I have complete confidence in. I travel from Alabama to the Cleveland Clinic for follow up of the bladder cancer that was initially treated by Dr Berglund. I am also a retired Nurse Manager with very high standards and Dr Berglund consistently meets or exceeds those standards.

Reviewed on Jun 4, 2018

Dr. Berglund's office contacted me to set up the appointment, after my stay at Hillcrest. It was a follow up to a finding that was discovered on my adrenal gland. Very pleased in how quickly the Urology department followed up.

Reviewed on May 14, 2018

I can't say enough good things about Dr Berglund! Exceptional Doctor with exceptional demeanor! He helped make the worst of situations better! Thanks Dr berglund!

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