Department Ophthalmology
Primary Location Strongsville Family Health Center
Type of Doctor Both Adults and Children & Adolescents
Languages English
Surgeon No


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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Medical Education - The Ohio State University College of Optometry
Columbus, OH USA

Internship - Veterans Affairs Medical Center
Dayton, OH USA

Undergraduate - The Ohio State University
Columbus, OH USA

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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As of 9/4/2019, Dr. Chitluri 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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Patient Satisfaction Reviews

166 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
4.4 out of 5
Explains 4.4
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.4
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.3

15 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Oct 9, 2019

worked me into physician's busy schedule and Dr. Chitluri was very courteous.

Reviewed on Oct 8, 2019

Dr. Chitluri was not friendly, rather rude. she seemed very impatient and cut me off several times as I was speaking. Dr. Chitluri seemed as if she was in a rush, and did not focus on my concerns.

Reviewed on Sep 18, 2019

Dr. Chitluri is very kind and thorough. I would highly recommend her.

Reviewed on Sep 3, 2019

Dr. Chitluri is always kind and explains everything

Reviewed on Aug 28, 2019

love this doctor and office people

Reviewed on Aug 28, 2019

excellent doctor. only eye doctor who explained what was happening

Reviewed on Jul 2, 2019

Dr. Chitluri's is the ultimate professional and always takes her time and answers any questions, concerns I might have.

Reviewed on Jun 19, 2019

the dr is so thorough. she explained everything was courteous and not in a hurry I would recommend her to everyone

Reviewed on May 22, 2019

I was there to seek professional help for my eyes and when I found out I had a defect, dr chitluri couldn't even explain it to me, and was so rude to me.

Reviewed on May 7, 2019

This provider always seems rushed and isn't very warm and friendly. The only reason I have seen her because there was no other provider at my closest health center.

Reviewed on May 7, 2019

this was my second time seeing this provider, and I can say with absolute certainty that I will never return. she was rude, cold, told me I scheduled my appointment wrong, told me CCF doesn't care for well-being of their doctors. she spent 10 minutes with me and treated me so poorly, that she actually made me cry. i am completely disappointed in CCF having someone who is so entitled and unapologetic to her rude demeanor. this woman should not be practicing medicine - she obviously doesn't care about putting patients first.

Reviewed on Apr 23, 2019

The doctor does not come across as approachable.

Reviewed on Apr 17, 2019

We just don't feel we have a good wavelength or rapport with this doctor. We have seen her before, and feel like we've done something wrong when we've left. We feel we've given her some mos information which strains the visit. We try to give honest reactions & answers.

Reviewed on Apr 10, 2019

Dr Anita Chitluri is always professional, kind, informative and relatable. I enjoy my visit each time, she is also genuinely caring.

Reviewed on Feb 20, 2019

While my overall experience was very good i felt that Dr. Chitluri appeared rushed. Her tone of voice and facial expressions made her seem impatient with me at times during my exam.

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