Adi Mehta, MD

Adi Mehta, MD

Department Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
Primary Location Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon No
Locations Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Adolescent Endocrinology
  • Blood Tests
  • General Endocrinology
  • Gynecologic Endocrinology
  • Menstruation
  • Radioactive Iodine Treatment
  • Reproductive Endocrinology
  • Thyroid Ultrasound
  • Women's Health
View all 9 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Acanthosis Nigricans
  • Acne
  • Acromegaly
  • Addison's Disease
  • Adrenal disorders
  • Adrenal insufficiency
  • Adrenal Tumors
  • Adrenocortical Carcinoma
  • Alopecia Areata
  • Amenorrhea
  • Androgen Deficiency (Low Testosterone)
  • Androgen Excess
  • Beta-cell disorders
  • Calcium Disorders
  • Cardiovascular Risk Prevention
  • Conn's Syndrome
  • Cushing's Syndrome
  • Development Disorders
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes - Management
  • Diabetes, Gestational
  • Dysmenorrhea
  • Endocrine Complications of Pregnancy
  • Endocrine Disorders
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Familial Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia
  • Fasting hypoglycemia
  • Flushing Syndromes
  • Galactorrhea
  • Goiter
  • Growth hormone deficiency
  • Growth hormone excess
  • Gynecomastia
  • Hair Loss in Women
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hirsutism
  • Hyperaldosteronism
  • Hyperandrogenism
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperprolactinemia
  • Hypertension - High Blood Pressure
  • Hypertension and Diabetes
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypertriglyceridemia
  • Hypocalcemia
  • Hypogonadism
  • Hypoparathyroidism
  • Hypophysitis
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Infertility: Is it Stress Related? - Causes Of
  • Ketogenic Diet
  • Klinefelter Syndrome
  • Male Infertility Testing
  • Menopause
  • Menopause, Male
  • Menstrual Disorders
  • Metabolic Diseases
  • Metabolic Syndrome
  • Neuropathy - Diabetic
  • Obesity
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Panhypopituitarism
  • Parathyroid Cancer
  • Parathyroid Disease Description
  • Pheochromocytoma
  • Pituitary Cysts
  • Pituitary Disorders
  • Pituitary stalk lesions
  • Pituitary Tumors
  • Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
  • Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS)
  • Primary Hyperaldosteronism
  • Prolactin Excess States
  • Prolactinoma
  • Reactive hypoglycemia
  • Sexual Dysfunction
  • Sexual Hormone disorders
  • Thyroid and pregnancy
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroid Nodule
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome
View all 87 Specialties +
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Biography

About Adi Mehta, MD

Dr. Adi Mehta was born in Nairobi, Kenya.  He completed his medical degree at the University of Western Ontario, in London, Ontario, where he also did his internal medicine residency.  He then completed his Endocrinology fellowship at McGill University in Montreal, Canada where he also did a clinical and research fellowship.  He then joined the faculty of medicine at the University of Manitoba, in Winnipeg, Manitoba as an Assistant and subsequently Associate Professor.  Subsequently he moved to the USA and joined the faculty at the Cleveland Clinic in the Department of Endocrinology.

He is a member of numerous societies in both the USA and Canada including the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists, the Endocrine Society and the American Diabetes Association.   He is listed in "Best Doctors in America: 2003-2004 and 2005-2006.  He was awarded the Outstanding Clinical Endocrinologist Award for the year 2009 by the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists.

His extensive research career includes over 160 scientific presentations and over 200 publications mostly in peer-reviewed journals.  His scientific interests include studies in diabetes mellitus, thyroid diseases and reproductive physiology and medicine.

Among his numerous accomplishments, is his ability to teach at all levels including clinical, basic science and research.  He is a well-traveled lecturer.  In particular, he excels as a role model for residents and fellows.

Dr. Mehta sees himself, most importantly, as a clinician.  What gives him the most pleasure is the day-to-day interaction with patients, whom he treats with care and respect and is considered frequently by them not only as a respected clinician but also as a friend and confidante.

Dr. Mehta sees patients in the Endocrinology department, the Diabetes Center and the Beachwood Family Health Center.   Please note the Beachwood Family Health Center is limited to reproductive endocrinology and infertility patients only to include: infertility issues for both male and female patients, endocrine complications of pregnancy, gestational diabetes, PCOS, reproductive endocrinology, thyroid and pregnancy, abnormal prolactin and gynecologic endocrinology. 
Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights

Appointed
1993

Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - Royal Victoria Hospital
Clin Research/Teach
Montreal, Quebec, Canada
1981

Residency - Royal Victoria Hospital
Endocrinology
Montreal, Quebec, Canada
1979

Residency - University of Western Ontario, London Health Sciences Centre
Endocrinology
London, Ontario, Canada
1978

Residency - University of Western Ontario, London Health Sciences Centre
Internal Medicine
London, Ontario, Canada
1977

Internship - University of Western Ontario, London Health Sciences Centre
Medical Internship
London, Ontario, Canada
1975

Medical School - University of Western Ontario Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry
London, Ontario, Canada
1974

Certifications

  • Internal Medicine

Specialty Interests

Type I and Type II diabetes, gestational diabetes, hyperthyroid, hypothyroid, hirsutism, acne, polycystic ovarian syndrome, amenorrhea, prolactin

Awards & Honors

  • Listed in "Best Doctors in America", 2003-2004 and 2005-2006<br />Recipient of Outstanding Clinical Endocrinologist Award by the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists in 2009
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 1/18/2017, Dr. Mehta has reported the financial relationships with the companies listed below. 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.

Consulting and/or Speaking. Dr. Mehta receives fees of $5,000 or more per year as a paid consultant, speaker or member of an advisory committee for the following companies:

  • Merck & Co., Inc.
  • Novo Nordisk, A/S

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

272 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 4.9
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 5
Knows Medical History 4.9
Time Spent with Patient 5
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.9

31 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Dec 6, 2016

No one told me how long of a wait &amp; it was not posted like the other doctors

Reviewed on Nov 22, 2016

Dr. is extremely good at what he does.

Reviewed on Nov 11, 2016

Dr. Mehta is a wonderful, caring doctor. He answered all of my questions and made sure my treatment plan was aligned with my goals.

Reviewed on Nov 3, 2016

Dr clearly explains everything and effect of medications

Reviewed on Nov 1, 2016

Excellent experience--Tuesday, November 1st.

Reviewed on Oct 24, 2016

Dr Mehta is a favorite of mine. I trust him with all of my medical issues and am lucky to be in his care. He is thorough, knowledgeable and kind.

Reviewed on Oct 21, 2016

Good helpful &amp; interpretive when necessary.

Reviewed on Oct 11, 2016

I cant say enough positive about Dr Mehta. He is my most trusted health advisor

Reviewed on Sep 26, 2016

dr. Maida is the very best. My wife and I come see him from Detroit. He has saved our lives on more than one occasion. I would come see him from the far end of the earth.

Reviewed on Sep 23, 2016

Dr. Mehta is exemplary. His expertise and bedside manner should be modeled by other physicians.

Reviewed on Sep 22, 2016

Dr. Mehta provides excellent care and is well worth the 10 hour round trip drive to see him.

Reviewed on Sep 20, 2016

My doctor is always very thorough with my treatment.

Reviewed on Aug 25, 2016

Everything is fine.

Reviewed on Jul 21, 2016

Everything was very good.

Reviewed on Jun 28, 2016

Excellent Dr.!! He is the best!! Easy to talk to, very caring, addresses concerns.

Reviewed on Jun 21, 2016

I highly recommend Dr. Mehta and truly appreciate the time he spends explaining my medical concerns.

Reviewed on Jun 17, 2016

Dr. Mehta and his staff are excellent care providers. Dr. Mehta strives to motivate me to take better care of myself and work with him on my health care goals. Dr. Mehta is an excellent physician!

Reviewed on Jun 13, 2016

AllGood!

Reviewed on Jun 8, 2016

No problems. Excellent visit

Reviewed on Jun 2, 2016

Dr. Adi Mehta is an excellent physician, one of the very best.

Reviewed on Jun 1, 2016

Dr. Mehta always makes sure you are aware and comfortable with the treatment he recommends.

Reviewed on May 10, 2016

Dr. Mehta sees me every 6 months. He is always on top of my progress and goes through my checkup every time as if it was the first time he has seen me.

Reviewed on May 5, 2016

Brilliant physician

Reviewed on May 3, 2016

good

Reviewed on Apr 22, 2016

He is the very best dr. I have EVER had! I am older.

Reviewed on Apr 21, 2016

Dr. Mehta is a wonderful Dr. and has a great &quot;bedside manner&quot; in his discussions and explanations of the questions I have had with my disease. He is extremely professional but at the same time has a great warmth about him.

Reviewed on Apr 14, 2016

He is simply the best!! A godsend!

Reviewed on Feb 17, 2016

Very Good.

Reviewed on Feb 3, 2016

Dr. Mehta is the best doctor I've ever seen for medical (issues). He ALWAYS goes above and beyond to help and reassure. I trust his judgment completely!!

Reviewed on Jan 25, 2016

Excellent experience.

Reviewed on Jan 25, 2016

Dr. Mehta was very patient &amp; explained everything in words that I could understand.

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