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

Cleveland Clinic Florida - Weston

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
  • Nephrology - Nephrology

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

58 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

14 Patient Comments

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.

Reviewed on Jan 25, 2019

Dr. G is Excellent !

Reviewed on Jan 9, 2019

I like that the doctor called later after getting more test results and saying everything is fine.

Reviewed on Jan 8, 2019

A wonderful Dr. who knows his patient and has a terrific manner.

Reviewed on Jan 8, 2019

I have great confidence in Dr. Gabreselassie, he is kindhearted and generous, and I believe he has a genuine concern for the benefit of his patients. I believe him to be more than a competent physician and would recommend him to anyone willing to listen. He has treated me with respect.

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