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Department Kidney Medicine
Primary Location Cleveland Clinic Florida, Weston Hospital
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon No
Locations 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 +


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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

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

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

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

Medical Education - Jimma University


  • Internal Medicine
  • Internal Medicine - Nephrology

Specialty Interests

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

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

See publications for Surafel Gebreselassie, MD.

(Disclaimer: This search is powered by PubMed, a service of the U.S. National Library of Medicine. PubMed is a third-party website with no affiliation with Cleveland Clinic.)

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 11/28/2022, 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

195 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

35 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Jan 9, 2023

Dr.G. Is an excellent and competent Dr. He treats and speaks with me very well.He listen to my concerns with care and propose or suggest the best course of action I should take.I am please with him.

Reviewed on Jan 6, 2023


Reviewed on Dec 29, 2022

Love my doctor. !!!!

Reviewed on Dec 29, 2022

Dr. Gebreselassie is a very competent and caring doctor. He takes the time to speak to his patients and advises of different treatment options. He coordinates care with other providers.

Reviewed on Dec 23, 2022

Dr. Is an excellent pract

Reviewed on Dec 19, 2022

I am 100% deaf. Dr. Surafel Gebreselassie communicates with me in writing and I do read lips as well but with COVID measures still in place we do very well.

Reviewed on Dec 19, 2022

Dr. Gebreselassie is the primary reason I have gone to the Cleveland Clinic the past 8 years, under his care, as a post kidney transplant patient.

Reviewed on Dec 14, 2022

Dr G .the best

Reviewed on Dec 14, 2022

Dr G the best

Reviewed on Dec 14, 2022

Dr G. The best

Reviewed on Dec 1, 2022

Excellent Dr.Gebreselassie explained to me everything and understood.

Reviewed on Nov 30, 2022

Very attentive service by Dr. G. He listens very well

Reviewed on Oct 25, 2022

Great doctor

Reviewed on Oct 24, 2022

Most excellent visit with Dr. Gebreselessie. He is so knowledgeable, and thorough with my care. I have ultimate confidence and respect for Dr. G and appreciate his care.

Reviewed on Oct 6, 2022

Dr. G was though and answered all my concerns and questions

Reviewed on Sep 27, 2022

Excellent physician, very caring

Reviewed on Sep 19, 2022

Dr. G was concerned and in no hurry. He listened & ordered lots of tests to get an answer to my problem.

Reviewed on Sep 16, 2022

Very Professional Dr. The Best and Very Friendly Thanks Dr Gee.

Reviewed on Sep 9, 2022

Dr G and staff.....The Best

Reviewed on Sep 1, 2022

I am thrilled to be working with such a brilliant and concerned doctor!

Reviewed on Aug 26, 2022

Dr. G is the best physician. He truly cares about me as a patient, but even more as a person. Thank you.

Reviewed on Aug 24, 2022

Dr. G is so kind and helpful. He checks test results online and explains what is needed if necessary. He also communicates well with our other doctors.

Reviewed on Jun 21, 2022

Dr. G is the best!

Reviewed on Jun 6, 2022

Dr G is fantastic

Reviewed on Jun 2, 2022

My doctor was great he took the time to explain my condition ..great hospital great personnel

Reviewed on May 23, 2022

Excellent Doctor

Reviewed on May 12, 2022

Dr G is right on top of things. Has all the correct answers

Reviewed on Apr 13, 2022

Dr.G has always been accommodating and very involved in my husband's care. Thank you Dr.G for being the best!

Reviewed on Apr 13, 2022

Short wait time to see doctor

Reviewed on Apr 11, 2022

Dr. G is very thorough, kind and helpful.

Reviewed on Apr 7, 2022

Dr. G and I have had a great relationship for 5 years. Great person and superior care giver.

Reviewed on Mar 16, 2022

Best Doctor I have seen

Reviewed on Mar 2, 2022

Dr. G has been very expedient and thorough with the test results and has listened to my concerns.

Reviewed on Feb 10, 2022

Excellent so appreciative for Dr G care and expertise! Really thorough and answered all of my questions.

Reviewed on Jan 24, 2022

Dr.g is a great dr. Always concerned about his patients. Caring. He listens.

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