Department Cardiovascular Medicine
Primary Location Avon - Richard E. Jacobs Health Center
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon No
Avon - Richard E. Jacobs Health Center
Primary Location

Avon - Richard E. Jacobs Health Center

Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Cardiovascular Medicine Department
  • Regional Heart and Vascular
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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - Texas Heart Institute
Houston, TX USA

Residency - Beth Israel Medical Center
Internal Medicine
New York, NY USA

Residency - Beth Israel Medical Center
Internal Medicine
New York, NY USA

Internship - Beth Israel Medical Center
Internal Medicine
New York, NY USA

Medical Education - University of Santo Tomas Faculty of Medicine & Surgery
Manila, Philippines


  • Internal Medicine - Cardiovascular Disease

Specialty Interests

Preventive Cardiology Interventional Cardiology Valvular heart disease Echo including TEE and hopefully 3D echo Congestive Heart Failure Internal Medicine Coronary Care teaching attending/rounds

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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As of 5/8/2020, Dr. Chan 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

241 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
Listens 5
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.8
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.8

37 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Dec 17, 2020

I had such a great appointment with Dr. Chan. he listened and talked through everything I wanted to, gave really excellent information, was very thorough and I could tell he cared. I wouldn't want to go to anyone else. he's awesome.

Reviewed on Dec 16, 2020

First visit with Dr. Very pleased with conversation/explanation of issues and treatment.

Reviewed on Dec 15, 2020

This experience was the absolute worst I have ever had with a care provider. Dr Albert Chan was extremely rude to myself and my husband from almost the very minute he entered the room. he was condescending and arrogant and showed little regard for me as a patient, or for his own colleagues, their opinions or treatment of myself and my heart condition. this was not care, this was outright bullying. I will NOT be seeing this practitioner ever again.

Reviewed on Dec 15, 2020

I will continue working with my team in Avon, Dr. Chan says he runs the show, but not for me. I really likeDr. Jacobs and Marisol Ortiz.

Reviewed on Dec 14, 2020

This was our first visit and Dr. Chan was not happy that I was not on statin. He disagreed with my reasons but we got on the same page and I bought in on his argument to try. He was very professional and listened and worked with me without compromising his position. His notes in My Chart were also professional and encouraging. I will continue to work with him until I find out how this drug affects me and reacts with other medications I am taking. I will continue to support my health through good eating, diet, and exercise to the best of my ability.

Reviewed on Sep 29, 2020

Dr Chan spent a great deal of time with me, walked me in detail through the EKG and carotid pictures and explained precisely what was going on. He was fantastic!

Reviewed on Sep 16, 2020

Dr. Chan's. service is excellent.

Reviewed on Sep 16, 2020

I was recently discharged from Fairview hospital and had questions about my medications and my blood pressure. Dr. Chan addressed these issues with clarity and kindness.

Reviewed on Sep 16, 2020

My next visit with dr Chan is a video. Because of my age and health concerns these visits are great for me. I appreciate The availability of this type of visit.

Reviewed on Sep 11, 2020

Dr. Albert Chan is a very compassionate and knowledgeable doctor. He answered all my questions and took time to explain my lab results. He is friendly and understanding and I felt he really listened to what I was saying.

Reviewed on Aug 18, 2020

Doctor was very professional yet very personable

Reviewed on Aug 17, 2020

Dr Chan was very reassuring re: my condition and family concerns and we had a good conclusion and a good prognosis.

Reviewed on Aug 14, 2020

Dr. Chan was courteous and informative. I was pleased with the visit

Reviewed on Aug 4, 2020

Dr. Chan was clear, made his differential diagnostic plan obvious, and was kind and considerate.

Reviewed on Jul 21, 2020

I have complete trust in Dr Albert Chan and the medical care and advice he provides.

Reviewed on Jul 1, 2020

*Dr. Chan seems very knowledgeable and understands my concerns. His "bedside manner" is outstanding!

Reviewed on Jun 29, 2020

Dr Chan is very informative.

Reviewed on Jun 23, 2020

dr. chan very caring

Reviewed on Jun 11, 2020

The doctor recognized and addressed issues that previous doctors overlooked.

Reviewed on May 29, 2020

Dr. Chan is an important member of my medical team. Without him, I would probably not be alive today. He was solely responsible for arranging my triple bypass operation at the downtown location with the best heart surgeons and specialists in the US. He diagnosed my problems, and he has followed me during post op giving me high quality help and advice.

Reviewed on May 1, 2020

Dr. Chan is really very very good at what he does

Reviewed on Apr 27, 2020

Very good care from nurse and Dr. Chan despite the social distancing

Reviewed on Apr 14, 2020

excellent provider! I have already recommended him to a very good friend!

Reviewed on Apr 1, 2020

staff was helpful to me getting set up for call from doctor

Reviewed on Apr 1, 2020

I liked Doctor Chan and appreciated his concern and explanations

Reviewed on Mar 3, 2020

dr. chan is great!! he thoroughly explained everything, and discussed and addressed all of my concerns. he also, very obviously, works very hard to keep his knowledge fresh and up-to-date- some information and results I got from cardiology visits several years ago are now outdated or don't reconcile with current standards, and Dr. Chan explain to me why and how that is the case and what the new standards are in simple terms that I understood

Reviewed on Mar 3, 2020

dr. chan is great!! i can only hope that he will be my cardiologist for the rest of my life!!

Reviewed on Feb 26, 2020

Excellent doctor.

Reviewed on Feb 21, 2020

The doctor understood my family history and it's impact on my current situation. It was a good discussion and he recommended a course of action that is Specific to my situation.

Reviewed on Feb 19, 2020

Very good interaction with Dr Chan

Reviewed on Feb 19, 2020

Very positive experience with Dr Chan

Reviewed on Feb 4, 2020

Dr Chan is an amazing cardiologist! He listens to you and thinks outside of the box for answers/solutions! He really is one of the best!!

Reviewed on Jan 24, 2020

Dr. Chan is a great listener and allows sufficient time to explain and discuss any issues to make sure the patient understands.

Reviewed on Jan 16, 2020

good meeting with Dr. Chan.

Reviewed on Jan 14, 2020

Original appointment had to be changed since Dr. was unavailable. Very easy to get a new appointment when convent for me.

Reviewed on Jan 13, 2020

Dr. Chan is very thorough and thoughtful. I like the way he explains things.

Reviewed on Jan 10, 2020

Dr Chan is very easy to communicate with and answered all my questions

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