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
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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,
1981

Residency - Royal Victoria Hospital
Endocrinology
Montreal, Quebec,
1979

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

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

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

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

287 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
5 out of 5
Explains 5
Listens 5
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 5
Knows Medical History 4.9
Time Spent with Patient 5
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.9

28 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Nov 20, 2017

Dr. Mehta is the only reason I still come to the clinic.

Reviewed on Nov 16, 2017

Excellent care and advice.

Reviewed on Oct 26, 2017

Dr and staff were very thorough, asked if we understood and if we had more questions.

Reviewed on Oct 23, 2017

Dr. Mehta is my all-time favorite doctor. He listens and explains everything and sincerely cares about my overall health and well-being. I wish all doctors were like him.

Reviewed on Oct 23, 2017

awesome!

Reviewed on Oct 11, 2017

Dr. Mehta is an outstanding doctor. I feel fortunate to have him as one of my doctors.

Reviewed on Sep 19, 2017

Dr. Mehta is always attentive, considerate and thorough. we review test results, discuss changes if any, discuss medication and all possible concerns. he is outstanding!

Reviewed on Jul 24, 2017

always comforting to be treated compationately by Dr. Ada Mehta in Endocrinology. I am treated as an individual not a number at the Cleveland Clinic. he is an asset to patient care.

Reviewed on Jul 12, 2017

Dr.Adi Mehta is the very best.....he has taken excellent care of me for 6 or 7 years now......so considerate...cares about my health..explains everything....answers all my questions....takes plenty of time with my visits.....I am so grateful to have him as one of my doctors.

Reviewed on Jul 6, 2017

Dr. Adi Mehta is the most brilliant, intelligent doctor I have ever encountered! His knowledge of medical topics, conditions, procedures, and medications, are beyond belief! He knows my medical history better than I know it myself. He keeps current with all new medical procedures and medications and can therefore give me incredible advice that has proved to be invaluable to my health and well being.

Reviewed on Jun 29, 2017

Dr Mehta is a great physician! He is very knowledgeable and up-to-date on matters in his field. I completely trust his judgement. I would not go to anyone else for my endocrinology issues.

Reviewed on Jun 23, 2017

Dr. Mehta always gives me verbal instructions regarding the next step of my care.

Reviewed on Jun 21, 2017

I am very happy that he is my endocrinologist.

Reviewed on Jun 20, 2017

Again, Dr. Adi Mehta is a great doctor!!

Reviewed on Jun 20, 2017

excellent provider

Reviewed on Jun 14, 2017

Dr Mehta always takes extra time to address my needs and questions.

Reviewed on May 23, 2017

Overall Dr Mehta is amazing!

Reviewed on Apr 21, 2017

I love that the Dr always considers my thoughts re my care!

Reviewed on Apr 17, 2017

Dr. Adi Mehta is a WONDERFUL Dr. He is professional, highly skilled, empathetic, compassionate , kind and I sure wish that more of your Clinic Dr.s could be a fraction of the wonderful Dr that Dr. Adi Mehta is!

Reviewed on Apr 13, 2017

Dr. Mehta is excellent in providing complete and precise instructions. He takes time to listen to all my concerns about my treatment plan.

Reviewed on Apr 13, 2017

I was in Akron General Hospital and I wish the endocrinologist would have consulted with Dr. Mehta. I have so much confidence in Dr. Mehta with my condition. I had to be taken by ambulance or I would have insisted to go to Cleveland Clinic main campus. Dr. Mehta is the BEST!!!!!!!!

Reviewed on Apr 12, 2017

Always given information and questions answered.

Reviewed on Mar 23, 2017

Dr. Mehta is extremely thorough and makes sure I completely understand. I actually thanked him for explaining and he indicated it would be his failure if I didn't understand what was going on.

Reviewed on Mar 7, 2017

It doesn't get any better than Dr. Meta. He called ME once. I didn't call him first!!! I would have rated him higher if I could have.

Reviewed on Mar 1, 2017

Dr. Mehta listens carefully. He takes time he NEVER blames or shames me. He has always treated me with care & RESPECT. Every time he is treating my situation with treatment based on where I am at. To my strengths. I wish Dr. Mehta would write a book for all doctors to read. He is in an unusual physician. His positivity & care inspire me to care for myself. He has never once used fear as a tactic. (Majority of endocrinologist have with me) I WOULD/will feel benefit when/if he retires.

Reviewed on Jan 16, 2017

Dr. Mehta was just phenomenal. It is with great hope and joy that I look forward to working with him. I have finally found someone who is in a position to help me.

Reviewed on Dec 30, 2016

Dr. Mehta is an excellent physician and I am grateful to be under his care.

Reviewed on Dec 29, 2016

Dr. Mehta is the best, at informing me/listening to me/showing genuine concern.

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