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Department Ophthalmology
Primary Location Oberlin Ophthalmology/Lakeland Eye
Type of Doctor Both Adults and Children & Adolescents
Languages English
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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Medical Education - Pennsylvania College of Optometry
Philadelphia, PA

Undergraduate - Cleveland State University
Bachelor of Science
Cleveland, OH

Specialty Interests

General optometry

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

See publications for Diane Sutton, OD.

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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 1/2/2024, Dr. Sutton 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.

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* 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

530 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
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 5
Patient Rating of Doctor 5

101 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Jun 17, 2024

Dr. Diane Sutton is one of the best things about Oberlin. Thorough, knowledgeable, and patient with my questions.

Reviewed on Jun 5, 2024

Dr Sutton is excellent and her office is friendly and well run.

Reviewed on May 31, 2024

I have recommended Dr. Sutton to several family members and a few friends. I am impressed with her knowledge and I am confident in her abilities to handle various issues dealing with the eyes. She is thorough and I appreciate her willingness to do an excellent job for her patients.

Reviewed on May 29, 2024

Everyone at Dr. Sutton's office is very nice. I always have a great experience. Dr. Sutton is very thorough and explains everything so that I can understand what is happening with my eyes. Thank you so much

Reviewed on May 16, 2024

I have been a patient of Dr Diane Sutton for many years and her staff has been there just about as long. It says a lot when there isn't a constant turn-over of employees

Reviewed on May 9, 2024

Dr. Sutton's office is always friendly and accommodating.

Reviewed on May 9, 2024

Dr. Sutton took extra time to check on the dates for new glasses. She also took time to assist with eye drops for me to purchase.

Reviewed on May 1, 2024

She was very informative

Reviewed on Apr 18, 2024

Dr Sutton couldn't have been nicer.

Reviewed on Apr 18, 2024

Dr Sutton is an excellent optometrist!Everyone in the office is always friendly and helpful.

Reviewed on Apr 15, 2024

I like Dr. Sutton very much and respect her knowledge and judgment.

Reviewed on Apr 15, 2024

I am very glad that Dr. Sutton and this Cleveland Clinic practice is here in Oberlin, Ohio.

Reviewed on Apr 15, 2024

Dr Sutton listened to what I was concerned with and provided detailed explanations

Reviewed on Apr 11, 2024

Would recommend her. She is outstanding

Reviewed on Apr 10, 2024

Diane Sutton,OD is an excellent eye doctor.

Reviewed on Apr 4, 2024

Always friendly staff and great doctor

Reviewed on Mar 25, 2024

She answered all questions and treated me like a person. Very relatable and easy to talk to

Reviewed on Mar 25, 2024

The entire staff is a pleasure to deal with--doctors, technicians, office staff

Reviewed on Mar 20, 2024

Dr Sutton's can do attitude helped me absorb the impact of some bad news. By the time I left, it didn't seem like bad news. Just something that needed to be done. I left feeling everything is going to be fine.

Reviewed on Mar 19, 2024

Diane Sutton is easy to talk with. She listens, she gives detailed answers and answers questions.

Reviewed on Mar 19, 2024

The doctor went beyond the questions I had in mind

Reviewed on Mar 14, 2024

I highly recommend Dr Sutton. She took the time to review my past visit and knew what was going on with my eye. She is very thorough in my treatment and explaining her diagnosis and treatment.

Reviewed on Mar 14, 2024

Excellent Doctor

Reviewed on Mar 13, 2024

Dr. Sutton is always a pleasure!

Reviewed on Mar 8, 2024

Dr Sutton & her super staff are always so nice & personable.They're like family.

Reviewed on Mar 8, 2024

Dr Sutton is the BEST

Reviewed on Mar 8, 2024

A++++++ to Dr Sutton & Staff

Reviewed on Mar 4, 2024

Dr Sutton is a amazing provider

Reviewed on Feb 26, 2024

She is excellent

Reviewed on Feb 22, 2024

Very good doctor and very personal

Reviewed on Feb 20, 2024

Not much about my care to discuss. I have recommended the care provider to others.

Reviewed on Feb 20, 2024

Again, I have recommended the practice to others. I am not sure the survey pays attention as well as the provider.

Reviewed on Feb 16, 2024

Dr Diane Sutton is and has been a wonderful person and is very thorough in making sure I understand my issues

Reviewed on Feb 16, 2024

I have absolute confidence in Dr Sutton and her staff!

Reviewed on Feb 16, 2024

Dr. Sutton and her team are always friendly, professional, and reassuring.

Reviewed on Feb 6, 2024

My experience with Dr. Sutton was very pleasant

Reviewed on Feb 1, 2024

Dr Sutton always clearly explains all procedures and expected outcome. She is professional in all aspects while warm and friendly

Reviewed on Jan 30, 2024

Great office staff and physician

Reviewed on Jan 25, 2024

She is not my regular doctor but she seems not to care at all. I will not want to see her again.

Reviewed on Jan 19, 2024

Doctor Sutton and staff are always kind and considerate while maintaining a professional practice.

Reviewed on Jan 19, 2024

As always I would highly recommend this practice. Couldn't ask for a better doctor and staff.

Reviewed on Jan 17, 2024

Dr. Sutton read my scan on her lunch hour and had her staff call me with the results immediately so I didn't have to wait four hours for the results.

Reviewed on Jan 5, 2024

Dr. Sutton and staff were very professional and courteous

Reviewed on Dec 28, 2023

Dr . Sutton is very attentive and listens to your concerns.

Reviewed on Dec 19, 2023

Excellent guidance in considering whether I need/could use new lenses! Conversation about cost vs effectiveness, degree of improvement, even I'm insurance coverage. Dr Sutton is a gem.

Reviewed on Dec 15, 2023

Dr. Sutton is very thorough in her explanations and unanswered all of my questions.

Reviewed on Dec 15, 2023

The doc is very thorough and addresses every question/concern.

Reviewed on Nov 29, 2023

Provider well informed about results of immediately preceding tests

Reviewed on Nov 29, 2023

I am very pleased to have Dr. Sutton as my eye doctor.

Reviewed on Nov 14, 2023

Dr Sutton is simply excellent

Reviewed on Nov 13, 2023

I feel very comfortable in Dr. Sutton's care. She is very professional, very knowledgeable and helpful.

Reviewed on Nov 13, 2023

Very pleased with Dr who checked eyes

Reviewed on Nov 9, 2023

I not only "would" recommend Dr. Sutton to others, I have already done so. She is friendly. She explains everything. She gives great suggestions on what might be useful in additionally combatting my problem (dry eye).

Reviewed on Nov 7, 2023

Dr.Sutton will take great pains to explaine in however much detail you want about your conditions. Far beyond any other provider I have ever had.

Reviewed on Nov 6, 2023

Everyone on staff and Doctor are excellent.

Reviewed on Nov 3, 2023

Doctor Sutton always gives 110%, as does her crew. She is very proffessional, kind, caring, courtious and highly intelligent. What a gem of humanity. It is always a pleasure to spend time with her. Wish all phsycians were as personable as her.

Reviewed on Oct 26, 2023

Had to reschedule appointment twice bec ofi illness in family but provider's staff was very accommodating.

Reviewed on Oct 25, 2023

Dr. Sutton is one of my favorite medical professionals ever. I look forward to these appointments, dilation and all. She is kind and professional, she explains everything clearly, and her sense of humor is a wonderful part of her excellent rapport with her patients.

Reviewed on Oct 25, 2023

I have beginnings of macula degeneration. Dr Sutton has put me on a vitamin regimen to delay the degeneration for as long as we can. Is working well so far, no progression over last six months.

Reviewed on Oct 25, 2023

Dr. Sutton is one of my favorite doctors. Thorough, knowledgeable, and patient with my numerous questions.

Reviewed on Oct 17, 2023

Team& Doctor attentiveness to patients was excellent

Reviewed on Oct 12, 2023

Dr Sutton is awesome

Reviewed on Oct 4, 2023

Dr. Sutton was very thorough in her examination. Also was able to find a neficine for me that was not to expensive

Reviewed on Sep 27, 2023

Dr Sutton is a wonderful understanding doctor and really helped me ..she got me in when I needed asap. A true blessing

Reviewed on Sep 27, 2023

I was scared at first then Dr. Sutton helped me not to be scared

Reviewed on Sep 27, 2023

Enjoyed conversation with Dr. Sutton.

Reviewed on Sep 27, 2023

I enjoyed the conversation with Dr. Sutton.

Reviewed on Sep 25, 2023

Dr. Sutton includes the patient in all decisions regarding treatment options.

Reviewed on Sep 18, 2023

Dr. Sutton's office staff is extremely courteous and efficient. It is always a pleasure to deal with them.

Reviewed on Sep 18, 2023

Dr. Sutton is a wonderful doctor. She is very pleasant and explains things so well. For example, I had the "Symphony" lens implant whereas it was not available for my wife's cataract surgery. TheAppointment was very pleasant all around. Thank you, Dr, Sutton!

Reviewed on Sep 18, 2023

Dr. Sutton is very knowledgeable and very willing to answer any and all questions. I really appreciate that.

Reviewed on Sep 15, 2023

Dr Sutton is always thorough and explains everything.

Reviewed on Sep 14, 2023

Dr. Sutton is a joy to work with.

Reviewed on Sep 6, 2023

Dr Sutton addressed all my concerns

Reviewed on Aug 29, 2023

Dr Sutton was outstanding very respectful of my issues

Reviewed on Aug 29, 2023

I liked the concern the eye doctor had about my sight and the plan to further her diagnosis.

Reviewed on Aug 29, 2023

I have recommended Diane Sutton to other people and will do so in the future.

Reviewed on Aug 25, 2023

Dr.Sutton is an excellent doctor, she explains everything to you. If you don't understand something she will explain it to you. I loved going to her.

Reviewed on Aug 24, 2023

Cindy does a great job getting us two appointments on the same day and back to back times. She is very pleasant when dealing with patients.Dave is very knowledgeable about what glasses look best on people. He does the best job of adjusting glasses The tech lady does a great job with the pre exam before Dr. Sutton comes in to do the eye exam for Glasses. Dr. Sutton answers all concerns and questions. She keeps up on all the latest medical information on things she needs to know to advise her patientsThis practice is one of the best in Cleveland Clinic practices in our area. We will continue to go to Dr. Sutton' a practice for eye glass needs.

Reviewed on Aug 18, 2023

Dr Sutton is a wonderful human. She listens to you and does not judge.

Reviewed on Aug 18, 2023

Excellent Doctor, and Team

Reviewed on Aug 14, 2023

Recommendation given often for this provider. Very warm, friendly and knowledgeable.

Reviewed on Aug 2, 2023

My visits always are pleasant and efficient. DR Sutton explains what I know clearly and answers any questions clearly. She cares that I understand my eye care situation.I was pleased that she called me to let me know the results of a particular test.

Reviewed on Aug 1, 2023

Doctor Sutton's care is excellent she takes the time to help her patients she is excellent listener

Reviewed on Aug 1, 2023

Dr Sutton is a great communicator &helped me understand thoroughly

Reviewed on Aug 1, 2023

Dr. Sutton is extremely knowledgeable, very very versed in her specialty, patient, thorough, attentive and exceptionally capable and willing to communicate at my level. Wow!

Reviewed on Aug 1, 2023

I would highly recommend Dr Sutton to all my acquaintances.

Reviewed on Jul 28, 2023

Dr. Sutton is wonderful and I fully trust her with any treatment she recommends. She also listens to my concerns and explains fully any procedure and reasons why is may or may not be needed. I have and will continue to recommend Dr. Sutton to anyone I know looking for an eye doctor.

Reviewed on Jul 28, 2023

I always get the best care from Dr. Sutton and her staff. I can't always say the same about the care I get from staff when I have other appointments with the Cleveland Clinic offices.

Reviewed on Jul 28, 2023

I loved that she listened, explained, and was so accommodating.

Reviewed on Jul 26, 2023

My appointment with Dr. Diane Sutton was thorough and relaxing. She made me feel comfortable and took time to talk to me about my Interests.

Reviewed on Jul 21, 2023

Dr. Sutton is an excellent doctor, throughly professional and knowledgeable.

Reviewed on Jul 19, 2023

Great experience! Going to Dr. Suttons office is one of the most enjoyable annual visits I have. She and her staff are amazing and so personable and friendly.

Reviewed on Jul 14, 2023

Friendly stafff. Wonderful Physician care

Reviewed on Jul 14, 2023

Highly recommend this physician

Reviewed on Jul 12, 2023

Very much like Dr. Sutton

Reviewed on Jul 7, 2023

Dr Diane Sutton's staff are excellent!

Reviewed on Jul 7, 2023

I have recommended Dr Sutton to family and friends

Reviewed on Jul 7, 2023

I will be Dr Sutton's patient forever!

Reviewed on Jun 29, 2023

Diane is awesome. Thorough and friendly. Answers questions without any problems. My favorite eye doctor during my 62 years

Reviewed on Jun 28, 2023

Dr. Sutton is well respected in this community. She is thorough, patient and understanding. I hadn't seen her in nearly five years but she greeted me like a long-lost friend.

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