Department Center for Spine Health
Primary Location Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon No
Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Primary Location

Cleveland Clinic Main Campus


Additional Locations

Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Medical Management Of Spinal Disorders
  • Musculoskeletal Medicine
  • Non-Operative Spine Care
  • Peripheral Joint Injections
  • Sports Medicine
View all 5 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Aging Spine
  • Back Pain in Athletes
  • Cervical and Lumbar Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Cervical, Thoracic and Lumbar Spine Disorders
  • Degenerative Spine Disease
  • Facet Arthropathy
  • Facet Joint Syndrome
  • Hip Pain
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Musculoskeletal Disorders
  • Musculoskeletal Pain
  • Neck Pain
  • Osteoporosis
  • Radiculopathy
  • Sacroiliac Joint Dysfunction
  • Sacroilitis
  • Spine Pain
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylolysis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stenosis - Spinal
View all 21 Specialties +


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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - Mayo Clinic
Physical Medicine & Rehab
Rochester, MN USA

Residency - University of Pittsburgh Medical Center & Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Pittsburgh, PA USA

Internship - University of Pittsburgh Medical Center & Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
Internal Medicine
Pittsburgh, PA USA

Medical Education - University of Wisconsin-Madison
Madison, WI USA

Undergraduate - University Of Wisconsin, Parkside
Kenosha, WI USA


  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation - Sports Medicine

Specialty Interests

Musculoskeletal Medicine, Non-Operative Spine Care, Osteoporosis, Sports Medicine

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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As of 9/17/2020, Dr. Khalaf 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

213 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 4.7
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.8
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.7

47 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Aug 17, 2020

Dr Khalif was absolutely awesome. She listened to my concerns and I truly felt she cared and wanted to help me. I'm glad I happened to get on her schedule. I will keep her as my doctor and continue on the road to recovery

Reviewed on Aug 11, 2020

Dr Khalaf is great!

Reviewed on Aug 10, 2020

Dr Khalaf is an excellent physician. Truly cares for me as a patient. Definitely involved me in the decision making for my care. Highly recommend her.

Reviewed on Jul 1, 2020

The doctor is very nice and remembered me from a visit seversl years back

Reviewed on Jun 30, 2020

For whatever reason the Zoom video hookup didn't work. But Dr. Khalaf quickly saw me via facetime which I appreciated.

Reviewed on Jun 30, 2020

I was about 1/2 hour late to the appointment since I did not have the proper instructions as to how I was to access the zoom meeting. I thought I was going to get the invite sent to my email address and after some time I learned I had to go to MyChart and access the Zoom meeting. The doctor was very gracious about my being late to the appointment

Reviewed on Jun 24, 2020

Dr. Khalaf, is the best.

Reviewed on Jun 22, 2020

I tried to message dr on my app and option is not available.

Reviewed on Jun 22, 2020

dr was very nice and answered all my questions.

Reviewed on Jun 17, 2020

I was especially impressed with how thorough dr Khalid was in pin pointing where the problem is in my back.

Reviewed on Jun 9, 2020

The doctor was very aware of Gerald's issues and addressed them to fit Jerry's age and condition.

Reviewed on Jun 9, 2020

I liked the doctor sharing x-rays with me.

Reviewed on Jun 5, 2020

We don't have a camera on our computer. Ken and I have always had wonderful experiences at the Cleveland Clinic. Dr. Tagreed Khalif is a wonderful person and a very competent doctor. I wish I could live closer to be able to see her more often. I love all the doctors at the Cleveland Clinic.

Reviewed on Jun 3, 2020

Dr. Tagreed Khalaf was wonderful and I would be pleased to work with her again!

Reviewed on Jun 2, 2020

Dr. Khalaf is extremely vested in my care and outcomes. She continuously takes the time to listen, understand, and try to find a solution.

Reviewed on May 20, 2020

Dr. Khalaf was fantastic.

Reviewed on May 11, 2020

Dr Khalaf is an excellent doctor. She shows concern about me. She is very understanding. She explains my medical problem in detail. I could go on and on. If she can't help me. She refers me to someone else. I would recommend her to my family and friends.

Reviewed on May 1, 2020

Dr. Kalaff understood the severity of my pain, explained medications to me, and gave me a sense of hope & a plan for treatment. Having suffered approx 3 months, every single day, in severe pain, knowing she has a plan to help me meant more than I am able to express.

Reviewed on Apr 29, 2020

Dr. Khalaf answered all my questions on the phone call, as she has whenever I have spoken to her.

Reviewed on Apr 14, 2020

Dr T . Khalaf was polite professional very informative of treatments n due to the covid restrictive in person visit she spent the time to take the history allowing me to explain n she patiently listened I so much appqreciate her n look to meet this fine young physician

Reviewed on Apr 1, 2020

Dr. Tagreed was very personable and comforting... She is very knowledgeable and put me at ease , and gave me a lot of good advice.. She is an excellent Doctor...

Reviewed on Apr 1, 2020

She is an excellent Dr.

Reviewed on Mar 30, 2020

Dr. Khalif is always very professional.

Reviewed on Feb 21, 2020

Pleasant and knowledgeable Dr.

Reviewed on Feb 10, 2020

Dr. Khalaf was excellent and showed concern and caring. My problem is of several years' duration, causing daily pain, and I want very much to find out what is causing the pain and fractures. When Xrays did not clearly indicate the problem, she ordered an MRI to try to isolate the cause of my symptoms and is the first doctor to do so. I have great confidence in Dr. Khalaf based on this first visit.

Reviewed on Feb 10, 2020

The doctor was very kind and gave us some hope that maybe something could be done

Reviewed on Feb 3, 2020

the fine dr is people friendly and thorough

Reviewed on Jan 20, 2020

Dr. was very good at what she does

Reviewed on Jan 15, 2020

After error after error scheduling appointment and waiting over an hour past my appointment time even being forgotten once I'd seen the resident, Dr. Khalad was great! Knowledgeable, personable and friendly, she made the situation so much better.

Reviewed on Dec 13, 2019

Dr. Khalaf is one of the kindest doctors I have ever met. I was extremely anxious, and she was very patient with me. I can't thank her enough.

Reviewed on Dec 3, 2019

She was one of the best doctors I have seen at the clinic. Knowledgeable and very caring.

Reviewed on Nov 22, 2019

Dr. Khalaf was extremely thorough, concerned and attentive to my problem & needs. She was friendly and joyful as well! A good experience!I will highly recommend her! Thankyou Dr. Khalaf!

Reviewed on Oct 29, 2019

Dr Khalaf was outstanding. The best among the best.

Reviewed on Oct 22, 2019

my Dr. was quite professional in her concerns I had

Reviewed on Oct 18, 2019

excellent provider!

Reviewed on Oct 15, 2019

My appointment with Dr Tagreed Kahlaf went exactly as I'd hoped. Dr Kahlaff explained the results of my MRI in detail to my satisfaction. She was very patient and kind. I will recommend Dr Kahlaf and the Cleveland Clinic to all my friends and acquaintances. I'm very satisfied with my visit and very impressed with my experience at the Cleveland Clinic on October 15, 11;30 am

Reviewed on Oct 15, 2019

I shall definitely recommend Dr. Kahlaf to anyone who might benefit from her expertise. She was great!

Reviewed on Oct 9, 2019

Had a great experience and was given good suggestions for options for continuous care. Felt heard by provider and appreciated that she accessed my previous records to get information that may have not been relayed to me or that did not seem to be relevant at the time that it was. This was helpful in showing a pattern of symptoms that have been present in the past and continue to present difficulties.

Reviewed on Oct 9, 2019

Dr. Khalaf is a great person and wonderful doctor. She is always very attentive and informative and never makes me feel like we are rushing through an appointment.

Reviewed on Oct 2, 2019

The Doctor exceeded my expectations. She was very thorough with my physical exam, review of test results and explanation of her plan of care. She was empathetic and answered all of my questions to my satisfaction. I left my appointment with hope and assurance that everything was on track for my health condition.

Reviewed on Sep 23, 2019

Thought care and interaction with doctor was top notch and would recommend (and have) without hesitation.

Reviewed on Sep 17, 2019

I have encountered many providers this year and this was by far the worst. I waited over 45 minutes waiting for the doctor to come in the exam room. Once she arrived she was some uncaring. I will never go to her again!!!!

Reviewed on Sep 13, 2019

i had a very excellant exsperance with all staff and doctors that attended me

Reviewed on Sep 11, 2019

I was very pleased to be able to get appointment so quickly with Dr. Khalaf.

Reviewed on Sep 11, 2019

Dr. Khalaf showed genuine concern about my condition and long term care.

Reviewed on Sep 11, 2019

the Doctor was prepared for me as she had reviewed previous records and was acquainted with the care i had received

Reviewed on Sep 10, 2019

She's a very courteous and wonderful doctor I'm going to enjoy getting to know her as she did treat my husband at 1 time he gave me the go ahead and said that I could come and see her.

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