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Department General Surgery
Primary Location Lakewood Family Health Center
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon Yes
Locations
Lakewood Family Health Center
Primary Location

Lakewood Family Health Center

Appointment:
216.237.5500
Fax:
440.695.4695

Additional Locations

Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Appendectomy
  • Benign Soft Tissue Tumor Surgery
  • Biliary Surgery
  • Colectomy
  • Colon Surgery
  • Excisions
  • Fecal Diversion
  • Foreign Body Removal
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Hernia Open Repair Surgery
  • Hernia Surgery
  • Intestinal Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy
  • Laparoscopic Colon Resection
  • Laparoscopic Incisional Hernia Repair
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Open Inguinal And Abdominal Hernia Repair
  • Single-port Surgery
  • Soft Tissue Tumor Surgery
View all 21 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Abdominal Hernia
  • Appendicitis
  • Cholecystitis
  • Colon Polyps
  • Diverticulosis
  • Gallbladder & Biliary Tract Disease
  • Gallstones
  • Hernias
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Large Intestine Cancer
  • Lipoma
  • Pancreatitis
  • Sebaceous Cysts
  • Small Bowel Cancer
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Umbilical Hernias
  • Ventral Hernia
View all 18 Specialties +
Insurance

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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights

Appointed
2006

Education & Fellowships

Residency - Fairview General Hospital
General Surgery
Cleveland, OH USA
1993

Residency - Ohio Valley Medical Center
General Surgery
Wheeling, WV USA
1988

Medical Education - University of Texas Medical School at San Antonio
MD
San Antonio, TX USA
1987

Undergraduate - University of Texas at Arlington
Arlington, TX USA
1983

Certifications

  • Surgery - General Surgery

Specialty Interests

gastrointestinal surgery, hernia repair. laparoscopic gastrointestinal surgery and hernia repair. acute abdominal surgery

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

See publications for Brent Bogard, MD.

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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 10/5/2022, Dr. Bogard 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

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
4.8 out of 5
Explains 4.8
Listens 4.4
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.8
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.8

40 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Jan 13, 2023

Dr Bogard was extremely helpful with my questions and his experience.

Reviewed on Jan 13, 2023

Excellent DR as he was both knowledgeable and compassionate. Seldom find both qualities in any physician.

Reviewed on Jan 13, 2023

Dr. Bogard is the epitome of professionalism. He has performed 3 hernia surgeries on me and been nothing less than great to deal with. I have referred him many times and he is my go to if any issues arise that I may need to be seen again. 100% satisfied

Reviewed on Jan 13, 2023

Dr. Bogard is the absolute best and I am so happy he has been able to help me with my hernia surgeries. 100% satisfied

Reviewed on Jan 10, 2023

Dr. Bogard was very good in providing my care. All my questions were answered, he was very thorough and he has been one of the very best doctors I have ever had.

Reviewed on Jan 10, 2023

Dr. Bogard was everything a physician should be: professional, personable, direct and open to discussion. It was a pleasure having him as my surgeon.

Reviewed on Dec 28, 2022

Dr Bogard and the support team was thorough in explaining the procedure and most respectful.

Reviewed on Dec 27, 2022

*Dr. Bogard & *Dr. Twardy were wonderful & explained in detail.

Reviewed on Dec 21, 2022

Dr. B. Bogard is the very best surgeon I've ever had the privilege of using for my health conditions. He should be praised and known as an asset to Cleveland Clinic. I'm very grateful for his care. Thank you very much.

Reviewed on Dec 21, 2022

Excellent care from all the staff, especially Dr Bogard.

Reviewed on Dec 20, 2022

This was a follow up appointment with Dr. Bogard after hernia surgery. I was on time and so was Dr. Bogard.He examined me and answered all my questions. I always feel that I am in very good hands with him. He is a Wonderful Doctor.

Reviewed on Nov 22, 2022

Dr. Bogard and his staff were awesome! They provided excellent care and explained everything very clearly. I was very impressed by all of them.

Reviewed on Nov 16, 2022

Appointment scheduler(s) and Dr. Bogard are the Best!!! I'm thrilled to have found them. Excellent service and professionalism across the board.

Reviewed on Nov 15, 2022

Does Dr. Bogart Take patients for primary CARE?

Reviewed on Nov 8, 2022

Great. Love my Dr. BOGARD

Reviewed on Nov 8, 2022

Best Dr. EVER

Reviewed on Nov 4, 2022

The work, care and coordination with *Dr. Bogard and *Dr. Tsigrelis of the best ever.

Reviewed on Oct 25, 2022

Great Dr. Explained very thing perfect.

Reviewed on Oct 19, 2022

An excellent and very caring doctor.

Reviewed on Sep 27, 2022

Dr. Brantrecommended I be seen by another surgeon who he felt was more qualified to meet my needs. I was very impressed with his professionalism. He also took time to explain that his referral to another surgeon was a wonderful advantage of working as a physician and of being a patient at the clinic.

Reviewed on Sep 21, 2022

Dr. Bogard was excellent as was his staff

Reviewed on Sep 21, 2022

You can tell dr bogard is well seasoned and has experience needed. Feel comfortable with him.

Reviewed on Aug 30, 2022

Dr Bogard was excellent all the way around!!!

Reviewed on Aug 23, 2022

Dr Bogard has done several surgeries beginning in 2003. He literally saved my life. His compassion is beyond ANY doc I have ever encountered! He is a remarkable surgeon and a better man.

Reviewed on Aug 3, 2022

Excellent doctor !!!

Reviewed on Jul 20, 2022

Dr Bogard was very personable, well informed, and thorough. I'm very happy with the service I received.

Reviewed on Jun 29, 2022

I had the best team! My experience with Dr. Bogard and his staff was better than I could've asked for! They were extremely attentive, personable and kind! Thank you!

Reviewed on Jun 28, 2022

My follow up visit with Dr. Bogard after my surgery went just fine. I was in and out. He checked my incisions, asked how I was doing, answered some questions I had. As for my surgery itself, everything went great and I recovered very well, getting better each day after surgery.

Reviewed on Jun 14, 2022

Dr Bogard was amazing, so helpful and encouraging as he was able to share insights from his own personal life to help me better understand his recommended interventions. He was very down-to-earth good dude who I trust has my best interest at heart. Would highly recommend him to another family member or friend.

Reviewed on May 13, 2022

Excellent doctor. I followed his orders and treatment and recovered from my infected cyst.

Reviewed on May 3, 2022

Dr. Bogard did an amazing job on my hernia surgery. He provided me with all of the information I needed to relieve any anxiety about my surgery. I recovered quickly after the surgery with a minimum of pain. I made an appointment recently because I thought I had possibly torn something when lifting and I was able to see him right away. He examined me, assured me that I had not done any damage to the hernia and explained that everything would be fine and reminded me that I am still healing and to be careful in the future. I would definitely recommend him to family and friends.

Reviewed on Apr 27, 2022

Dr. Bogard and his staff was very kind from the time I walked in the doors I would recommend anyone if in need to see him thank you all for being professional every step of the way

Reviewed on Apr 26, 2022

Dr Dorobek's personnel did the scheduling.

Reviewed on Apr 26, 2022

Outstanding experience with Dr Bogard. I would highly recommend his services.

Reviewed on Apr 22, 2022

Superb bedside manner, excellent doctor

Reviewed on Apr 22, 2022

Everyone was very kind and professional. Dr. Bogard listen and responded to any questions I may of had. All in all it was a good experience.

Reviewed on Mar 30, 2022

Dr. Bogard was professional, kind and patient.

Reviewed on Feb 16, 2022

Dr. Brent Bogard demonstrates the highest level of skill, experience, and professionalism in all of my interactions with him. He is extremely kind, compassionate, understanding, and sympathetic to my worries and concerns. He is indeed a credit to your organization and exemplary of all of that a doctor should be in every respect. I am so thankful that he is the surgeon who was tasked to help me during my initial medical crisis...and he is still working closely with the gastroenterologists in my further treatment.

Reviewed on Jan 28, 2022

Dr. Bogard was warm, reassuring and personable. He took his time and answered all my questions.

Reviewed on Jan 25, 2022

Doctor Bogard is an ultimate professional. Excellent explantion, put me at ease of procedure, answered all questions. I feel blessed to have him as my surgeon.Great guy!

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