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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 +
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

Certifications

  • 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 1/4/2022, 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

193 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

28 Patient Comments

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.

Reviewed on Jan 17, 2022

I have always been very happy with this Doctor

Reviewed on Jan 13, 2022

Staff and Physician were very attentive to my needs

Reviewed on Jan 5, 2022

Dr. G. Is an awesome provider. He always takes time to explain and genuinely shows concern all the time

Reviewed on Dec 8, 2021

Dr G is the best you can ask for in Doctor

Reviewed on Oct 27, 2021

Dr G is an excellent physician.

Reviewed on Oct 12, 2021

My doctor discussed my concerns and questions and made me feel very comfortable. I was getting the answers I needed about my BP issues. When the doctor took my BP is was the lowest in recent days.

Reviewed on Oct 12, 2021

I'm not computer savvy so all video problems were my fault. Dr G was extremely patient while I scrambled to fix the video presentation Thank you Dr. G for bearing with me and with my lack of understanding of computers!

Reviewed on Oct 7, 2021

My personal experience is Great to see Dr G , I always happy to see him !!! Excelent Dr and staff !!!

Reviewed on Sep 29, 2021

I am are very happy with Dr G . He es very profesional and nice. He take care of me and I feel much better after he start helping me. Thanks Dr G

Reviewed on Sep 24, 2021

Doctor treats me like family, talks, listen and cares about my wellbeing.

Reviewed on Sep 22, 2021

Doctor took his time to explain everything so I could completely understand. It was very easy to talk to him. He was very patient & answered all the questions I had. I felt very comfortable with him and very happy he is taking care of my medical issues,

Reviewed on Sep 20, 2021

I really don't have any problem whatsoever Dr. D and his staff always treat me with love

Reviewed on Sep 10, 2021

I've had made two visits to this doctor and I have no complaints. Both he and the support staff were very prompt and personable.

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