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Department Hematology and Medical Oncology
Primary Location Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon No
Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Primary Location

Cleveland Clinic Main Campus

Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Autologous Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation
  • BMT (Bone Marrow Transplantation)
  • Bone Marrow Transplantation
  • Cancer Center
  • CAR T-Cell Therapy
  • Hematology Oncology
  • Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation
  • Stem Cell Transplant
View all 8 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
View all 3 Specialties +


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About Brad Pohlman, MD

Brad Pohlman, MD, is Vice Chair of Operations at Cleveland Clinic Taussig Cancer Institute.

Dr. Pohlman is a member of the American Society of Hematology, American Society of Clinical Oncology, and American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation.

Dr. Pohlman received his degree from the Indiana University School of Medicine in Indianapolis, Ind. He completed a residency in internal medicine at the University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics in Madison, and a fellowship in hematology and medical oncology at the University of Minnesota Hospital and Clinics in Minneapolis.

Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - University of Minnesota Hospital and Clinic
Minneapolis, MN USA

Residency - University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics
Internal Medicine
Madison, WI USA

Internship - University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics
Internal Medicine
Madison, WI USA

Medical Education - Indiana University School of Medicine
Indianapolis, IN USA

Undergraduate - Washington University
St. Louis, MO USA


  • Internal Medicine

Specialty Interests

Hodgkin lymphoma, non-Hodgkin lymphoma, blood & marrow transplantation, cellular therapy

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

See publications for Brad Pohlman, MD.

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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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 1/9/2021, Dr. Pohlman 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

138 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
5 out of 5
Explains 5
Listens 4.9
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 5
Patient Rating of Doctor 5

32 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Sep 28, 2021

Dr. Pohlman has been extremely professional, honest, and very caring during my whole journey

Reviewed on Sep 28, 2021

One of the Best Doctors I ever had Thank You and may God keep blessing you.

Reviewed on Aug 31, 2021

I have been a patient of Dr Pohlman for approximately 15 years. I have received the best care from him all these years and am very grateful he is my provider!

Reviewed on Aug 30, 2021

Dr Pohlman is very kind, very knowledge and very thorough. He is very nice to take the time to listen to any questions and concerns his patients have. He is the best!

Reviewed on Aug 30, 2021

We are lucky to have Cleveland clinics and dr. Pohlman in ohio!!!

Reviewed on Aug 24, 2021

Pleasantly surprised by how much time Dr. Pohlman spent with me collecting background information, educating me on my condition, and discussing treatment options.

Reviewed on Aug 10, 2021

Dr. Pohlman is an outstanding physician.

Reviewed on Jul 27, 2021

I can't say enough good things about Dr. Pohlman. He's smart, he's caring, he treats you like he has no other patients except you. He listens well and never makes you feel like your question isn't important. He laughs with us, he's serious with us, he grateful with us and he is humble. I'm so grateful I was led to him for my care, and he guided me to healing! I would, and I have recommended others to him!!! Brad Pholman is a real asset to the Cleveland Clinic.

Reviewed on Jul 26, 2021

Dr. Pohlman is fantastic!

Reviewed on Jul 6, 2021

Dr Brad Pohlman (the care provider) is among the finest physicians who have treated me. His knowledge and concern for me as a patient are unparalleled.

Reviewed on May 25, 2021

Dr. Pohlman has been amazing through my years of appointments

Reviewed on May 21, 2021

the first doctor that I saw he checked me out and he found that what I needed I needed to see another doctor and he made sure I got to the right doctor and that I am grateful for

Reviewed on May 19, 2021

Doctor Pohlman is the very best!

Reviewed on May 4, 2021

Dr. Pohlman is the BEST!!!!

Reviewed on May 3, 2021

excellent time spent with Dr. Polhman. never feel rushed and always takes time to answer any question throughly

Reviewed on Apr 27, 2021

Wouldn't be alive today without Dr. Pohlman. He is the best.

Reviewed on Apr 20, 2021

very good doctor

Reviewed on Apr 20, 2021

Dr Pohlman and Meredith are so great to work with and so very accommodating to meet my mothers needs.

Reviewed on Apr 20, 2021

I have already recommended another patient to Dr Pohlman, he is an outstanding physician who takes time with patients to make sure they have a full understanding and goes to great lengths to make certain they have full knowledge (my mother is deaf and he takes so much time to work through communication efforts with her as she does not sign).

Reviewed on Apr 13, 2021

He is one of the best Doctors.

Reviewed on Apr 7, 2021

We hired your concierge service to schedule the initial virtual appointment. It was very timely. Then, we came to meet Dr. Pohlman in person. His secretary, Tracy, was incredibly helpful, timely and professional.

Reviewed on Apr 7, 2021

"very good" is an understated rating for which I would give Dr. Pohlman.

Reviewed on Apr 5, 2021

We are very pleased with our experience at the CC, and are extremely grateful to Dr. Pohlman for seeing me as a patient.

Reviewed on Apr 5, 2021

Dr. Pohlman was excellent. He is a very good listener, and applied his experience treating/ studying lymphoma to our particular situation.

Reviewed on Mar 8, 2021

Dr Pohlman was great from start to finish!

Reviewed on Mar 8, 2021

Dr Pohlman always takes his time meeting with me and is thorough to ensure I remain in remission.

Reviewed on Feb 23, 2021

Dr. Pohlman and Meredith are both extremely attentive, compassionate and thorough. I could not ask for a better team!

Reviewed on Feb 1, 2021

Dr Pohlman is great! Direct and confident.

Reviewed on Jan 5, 2021

Dr Brad Pohlman is the epitome of professionalism and empathy , consistently over 25 years !

Reviewed on Dec 17, 2020

Dr. Polhman is patient, polite, and professional.

Reviewed on Nov 24, 2020

great doctor

Reviewed on Nov 24, 2020

Dr. Pohlman is always great. Because of him I have survived NHL 2 times, one which included a stem cell transplant. Knowledgeable, personable and caring.

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