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Department Internal Medicine and Geriatrics
Primary Location Elyria Family Health Center
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon No
Locations Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Internal Medicine
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Insurance

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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights

Appointed
2007

Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - Cleveland Clinic
Experimental Therapeutics
Cleveland, OH USA
2007

Residency - St. Vincent Charity Hospital
Internal Medicine
Cleveland, OH USA
2006

Internship - St. Vincent Charity Hospital
Internal Medicine
Cleveland, OH USA
2004

Medical Education - Medical College, University of Kerala
Kerala,
1989

Certifications

  • Internal Medicine

Specialty Interests

Internal Medicine

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists may collaborate with the pharmaceutical or medical device industries to help develop medical breakthroughs or provide medical expertise or education. Cleveland Clinic strives to make scientific advances that will benefit patient care and support outside relationships that promise public benefit. In order for the discoveries of Cleveland Clinic physicians' and scientists' laboratories and investigations to benefit the public, these discoveries must be commercialized in partnership with industry. As experts in their fields, Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists are often sought after by industry to consult, provide expertise and education.

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 11/26/2021, Dr. Unnithan 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

82 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
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.8
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.8

11 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Oct 6, 2021

Wonderful Doctor

Reviewed on May 11, 2021

I tell everyone who is looking for a new provider that she is the best! very patient and understanding.

Reviewed on Apr 14, 2021

Would definitely recommend this provider. She listened and she was very attentive. I did not feel like she was rushing even though I know that she had other patients waiting.

Reviewed on Mar 5, 2021

Dr. Unnithan is a perfectly competent, professional and caring doctor. My problem is with the Cleveland Clinic set up. It feels as if time restrictions are more important than anything else. So the doctors can almost feel like robots, glued to the computer screen while answering questions. Do they even look at their patients and try to understand more about where their health concerns are coming from? Please note, I've only seen Dr. Unnithan twice. She's absolutely lovely and I'm quite sure she's an expert doctor. This comment comes from years of contact with the Cleveland Clinic.

Reviewed on Feb 17, 2021

Dr. Unnithan is a very caring & respectful person. She always includes my concerns in her suggestions about what choices to make re. my health.

Reviewed on Feb 17, 2021

After my checkup, I was contacted by both Physical Therapy & Orthopedics Depts. for follow up care recommended by Dr.Unnithan.

Reviewed on Feb 1, 2021

very caring doctor.

Reviewed on Jan 29, 2021

I hate going to the doctor and avoided it for years. Last year I randomly decided to get a long overdue physical and I chose Dr. Unnithan. She is amazing. I am comfortable with her, feel respected and not judged and completely appreciate her communication style.

Reviewed on Dec 3, 2020

The Dr was very attentive and took time to make sure that all of our questions were addressed and explained so that my Dad understood everything.

Reviewed on Nov 27, 2020

Doctor made a followup call to me to check on my condition.

Reviewed on Nov 19, 2020

Visit went perfect with Dr. Unnithan. Very professional and courteous.

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