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Department Nephrology and Hypertension
Primary Location Cleveland Clinic Florida - Weston
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon No
Locations
Cleveland Clinic Florida - Weston
Primary Location

Cleveland Clinic Florida - Weston

Appointment:
216.444.6771
Desk:
216.444.6768
Fax:
216.444.9378
Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Dialysis
  • Dialysis Evaluation for Hemodialysis
  • Evaluation Of Kidney And Pancreas Transplant Recipients
  • Hemodialysis
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Kidney Transplantation
  • Kidney with Pancreas Transplantation
  • Nephrology
  • Organ Transplantation
  • Post Kidney Transplant Care
  • Pre Kidney Transplant Care
  • Proteinuria
  • Solid Organ Transplant
  • Transplant- Liver Kidney/Pancreas
  • Transplantation
View all 15 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Acute Kidney Injury
  • Acute Renal Failure
  • Coarctation Of The Aorta
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Cystic Disease
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetic Kidney Disease
  • Electrolyte Abnormalities
  • Glomerulonephritis
  • Hematuria
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hypertension - High Blood Pressure
  • Hypertension In Pregnancy
  • Hypocalcemia
  • IgA Nephropathy
  • Interstitial Nephritis
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Disease In Solid Organ Transplantation
  • Kidney donation
  • Kidney Stones
  • Lupus
  • Nephritis
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Renal Disease
  • Renal Tubular Acidosis (RTA)
  • Renovascular Hypertension
  • Resistant Hypertension
  • Scleroderma
View all 31 Specialties +
Insurance

Insurance

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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights

Appointed
2008

Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - Wayne State University-Detroit Medical Center
Nephrology
Detroit, MI USA
2008

Residency - Wayne State University-Detroit Medical Center
Internal Medicine
Detroit, MI USA
2006

Internship - Wayne State University-Detroit Medical Center
Internal Medicine
Detroit, MI USA
2004

Medical Education - Jimma University
Jimma,
1996

Specialty Interests

Glomerulonephritis, adrenal diseases, chronic kidney disease, pre-operative risk assessment

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 8/29/2019, Dr. Gebreselassie 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

211 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
4.9 out of 5
Explains 4.9
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.9
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.9

47 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Feb 19, 2020

my experience with Dr G has been wonderful he is a pleasure to deal with could not wish for any thing more

Reviewed on Feb 17, 2020

Specially thankful to the doctor for taking his time to explain

Reviewed on Feb 12, 2020

Dr G is an excellent empathetic MD

Reviewed on Feb 7, 2020

An excellent physician-I am very impressed and feeling confident in my choice of Dr. G.

Reviewed on Feb 7, 2020

I have already recommended Dr. G.

Reviewed on Feb 5, 2020

I am very impressed with the pleasant mannerisms of this Dr. as well as how thoroughly he conducted my consultation process. He was an awesome Dr

Reviewed on Feb 5, 2020

I am very impressed with this Dr.

Reviewed on Jan 27, 2020

Very nice facility, service driven personnel, schedule update of doctors posted at Reception is very good

Reviewed on Jan 21, 2020

Dr. Gebreselassie always demonstrates the qualities we hope to see in a physician: knowledge, thoroughness, and compassion. He has reduced my blood pressure by about 15 points. I am so grateful.

Reviewed on Jan 13, 2020

Dr. G was detailed, professional, personable and knowledgeable.

Reviewed on Jan 10, 2020

dr. g is a great dr. he is caring and listens to my concerns. he explains everything so a layman can understand.

Reviewed on Dec 30, 2019

Dr. spent time talking to me and looking for solutions....very concerned and I found out he worked at Cleveland Clinic main campus and I am from Cleveland. Nice connection.

Reviewed on Dec 26, 2019

excellent provider

Reviewed on Dec 13, 2019

This doctor made my first experience with him very pleasant and memorable. He was thorough,informative and compassionate.

Reviewed on Dec 13, 2019

Excellent Doctor.

Reviewed on Nov 25, 2019

Love this doctor!!

Reviewed on Oct 28, 2019

Dr G and his staff are amazing.

Reviewed on Oct 25, 2019

we love DR. G! He takes the time to listen to my husband and provides excellent care!

Reviewed on Oct 25, 2019

Dr.G is a doctor who really cares about his patients.

Reviewed on Oct 11, 2019

dr. g is a wonderful dr. he is very knowledgeable. he always has a smile and good conversation. he is caring and concerned. he explains everything so a patient can understand. he includes you in decisions to be made in your care.

Reviewed on Sep 6, 2019

Dr G and staff very good. He took the time before his vacation to see me twice in one day to go over lab results.

Reviewed on Sep 6, 2019

Dr G always takes time with you to answer questions.

Reviewed on Aug 29, 2019

Dr. Ge has been very nice , he answered all my questions .

Reviewed on Aug 23, 2019

always have wonderful experience with staffand doctors

Reviewed on Aug 22, 2019

Dr. G offered to see me even though it wasn't a clinic day because I had an appointment that day with another Cleveland Clinic doctor and I live 2+ hours away. He spent a LOT of time with me. And best of all -- he solved my treatment-resistant hypertension which no one before had been able to do.

Reviewed on Aug 22, 2019

Really really good doctor -- and my wife is a medical reporter, so it always puts the doctor on the spot. Instead of fighting that, he worked with her and me to resolve my medical issue.

Reviewed on Aug 22, 2019

We already do recommend both Dr. G and the other doctors at the Cleveland Clinic to all our neighbors and friends.

Reviewed on Aug 12, 2019

Dr. G always listens!

Reviewed on Aug 7, 2019

Dr. G and his staff are ALL "FIRST-RATE"!!

Reviewed on Jul 18, 2019

my whole experience with dr g was very nice and courteous couldn't be happier

Reviewed on Jul 15, 2019

The Nurse and Dr. G were very professional.

Reviewed on Jul 11, 2019

dr. g is a wonderful dr. very caring and concerned about my health. he is very pleasant when speaking to him. not rushing and asking if there are any problems to be discussed.

Reviewed on Jul 8, 2019

Very satisfied with Doctor visit

Reviewed on Jun 21, 2019

Dr. G is absolutely amazing. truly wish there were more Dr like him!

Reviewed on Jun 21, 2019

Dr G is very compassionate and answers all my questions with patience and understanding

Reviewed on May 13, 2019

I was very happy about the time the doctor took to explain everything, and clarity of explanation and next steps.

Reviewed on May 6, 2019

Dr. G accommodated my very intense schedule. He took the time to answer my questions and explain everything

Reviewed on Apr 26, 2019

Dr. G is the best!!!!!!!!

Reviewed on Apr 15, 2019

Cleveland Clinic can be proud to have Dr. G. on staff. He discussed a wide range of issues with me, asking relevant questions, making helpful suggestions, and showing great respect for my opinions.

Reviewed on Apr 11, 2019

dr. g is a very caring dr. he is always concerned about my health. he listens and doesn't shoo you away.

Reviewed on Mar 12, 2019

Dr G. is a very nice physician. I feel at ease at every appointment. He explained so well, and involved me in the plan of care. I always look forward to my next appointment. I'm very grateful to have him as my nephrologist.

Reviewed on Mar 11, 2019

Dr. G went above and beyond his duties. I was impressed with him and his kindness. I came to see him for the first time and I was in a lot of pain. He took the time to assess and exam me thoroughly. He went out of his way to accommodate me and my family... even went and supplied us with snacks. He was very encouraging and he assured me that I'm in good hands at the Cleveland Clinic. I was in excruciating peon and he suggested that I go to the emergency room. He walked me there. He actually pushed me in my wheelchair to the ER and he came back and checked on me. He also came down to the ER and brought my labs that were faxed to him from another Dr's office. I never had that type of services before and I'm impressed. Thank you Dr. G. I would definitely recommend people to him. He spent time with us, and he put the human and kindness in medicine!

Reviewed on Mar 6, 2019

Doc G listened to my concerns and explained treatments that I was able to understand.

Reviewed on Mar 4, 2019

Doctor G. was very professional and clear on his explanations of the various situations I was encountering. His observations helped me have a more clear view of my problems. I hope he will continue to assist me.

Reviewed on Mar 4, 2019

Dr. G explained and thoroughly answered our questions. He was very helpful and very nice to talk to. It is a pleasure to have him apart of my healthcare team.

Reviewed on Feb 26, 2019

Dr. G always takes time to listen to me. He is friendly, empathetic and really cares about my care. He is thorough and covers everything. He listens to my concerns and he honestly cares.

Reviewed on Feb 8, 2019

Caring and compassionate doctor who listens well.

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