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Sherif El-Nashar, MD, PhD

Sherif El-Nashar, MD, PhD

Ratings

(4.7)

113 Ratings 10 Reviews

Specialty

OB/GYN-Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery, OB/GYN-Gynecology, Urology

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First Available: Monday, Nov 4

216-844-3941

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Biography

  • Associate Professor

Sherif El-Nashar, MD, PhD, is a female pelvic reconstructive surgeon at the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center. He holds the academic appointment as associate professor at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine. Dr. El-Nashar is board certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology (ABOG) in General Obstetrics and Gynecology as well as in Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery (FPMRS) and is a fellow of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists.

As a clinician, Dr. El-Nashar serves women with pelvic organ prolapse, urinary incontinence, fecal incontinence, pelvic pain and other pelvic floor dysfunctions. Dr. El-Nashar graduated with honors from Assiut University School of Medicine in Egypt. Dr. El-Nashar completed his residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology and a fellowship in Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn.

Dr. El-Nashar serves on the editorial board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, which is the official journal of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG), and the International Urogynecology Journal, the official journal of the International Urogynecologic Association (IUGA). Dr. El-Nashar has over 150 publications, including 80 peer-reviewed publications. Dr. El-Nashar research interest includes pelvic organ prolapse, urinary incontinence, gynecologic surgery, pelvic pain, urinary tract infections, abnormal uterine bleeding, research methodology and evidence-based medicine.

Expertise

  • Accidental Bowel Leakage
  • Bladder Botox Injections
  • Bladder Pain Syndrome
  • Female Pelvic Medicine
  • Female Pelvic Reconstructive Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery
  • Non-Relaxing Pelvic Floor Disorders
  • Pelvic Floor Issues After Childbirth
  • Pelvic Floor Issues in Cancer Survivors
  • Pelvic Organ Prolapse
  • Pelvic Pain and Chronic Pain Disorders
  • Sacral Neuromodulation
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urogenital Disorders Related to Menopause
  • Urogynecology

Office Locations

Cleveland MacDonald Women's Hospital Suite 1200

11100 Euclid Ave
Cleveland OH, 44106
216-844-3941

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Urological Institute

5850 Landerbrook Dr
Mayfield Heights OH, 44124
440-646-2211

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UHMP OB/GYN

6115 Powers Blvd
Parma OH, 44129
440-646-2211

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UH Westlake Health Center

960 Clague Rd
Westlake OH, 44145
216-844-3941

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UH Samaritan Medical Center

1025 Center St
Ashland OH, 44805
440-646-2211

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Hillcrest HC 1st Flr ACM

350 Hillcrest Dr
Ashland OH, 44805
419-207-2501

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Patient Satisfaction Reviews

4.7 out of 5

113 Ratings

Patient Comments (10)

Reviewed On 1/1/2019
I like this doctor very much-he explains everything to me

Reviewed On 12/31/2018
Dr. El-Nassar was very thorough & attentive to me; excellent Doctor!!! I would definitely refer him to anyone!!

Reviewed On 12/31/2018
Fantastic surgeon.

Reviewed On 12/30/2018
I had good experiences with all my visits to this doctor and hid staff

Reviewed On 12/27/2018
The doctor listened carefully, never hurried.

Reviewed On 12/20/2018
This was my first visit to this Dr. and office. Eveyone was very nice and made me feel comfortable.The Dr. explained everything to me and gave me options.

Reviewed On 11/27/2018
Dr El-Nashar is an excellent doctor! He was great..as well as his staff! Highly recommended.

Reviewed On 11/15/2018
Dr El-Nashar is one of the best surgeons I have ever met. he truly cares about his patients and has the very best bedside manner. he explained my surgery in detail even taking the time to draw diagrams. the surgery went well and my follow up visits were very professional. I would recommend this doctor without hesitation. one of the best.

Reviewed On 10/22/2018
The doctors I see, both my gp and obgyn are caring and good at what they do. I recently had *****, and Dr El Nashar called me at home the next day to see how I was doing. It was he, not his nurse or receptionist that called. That really impressed me. That, and the fact that he spent some time talking to me over the phone. It didn't feel rushed. He really seemed to care.

Reviewed On 10/19/2018
Dr El Nashar is excellent. He always explains everything to me. He listens to me. He cares about all his patients. The staff there is awesome. I really like everyone from the receptionist to the nurses.

Board Certifications

  • Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery - American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology - American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Education

Fellowship | Female Pelvic Surgery
Female Pelvic Surgery - Mayo Clinic (2012 - 2015)

Residency | Obstetrics and Gynecology
Obstetrics and Gynecology - Mayo Clinic (2008 - 2012)

Research Fellowship | Gynecology
Gynecology - Mayo Clinic (2005 - 2008)

Other Education
Assiut University Faculty Of Medicine (2014)

Other Education
Mayo Clinic College Of Medicine And Science (2007)

Medical Education
Assiut University Faculty Of Medicine (1997)

Industry Relationships

University Hospitals is committed to transparency in our interactions with industry partners, such as pharmaceutical, biotech, or medical device companies. At UH, we disclose practitioner and their family members’ ownership and intellectual property rights that are or in the process of being commercialized. In addition, we disclose payments to employed practitioners of $5,000 or more from companies with which the practitioners interact as part of their professional activities. These practitioner-industry relationships assist in developing new drugs, devices and therapies and in providing medical education aimed at improving quality of care and enhancing clinical outcomes. At the same time, UH understands that these relationships may create a conflict of interest. In providing this information, UH desires to assist patients in talking with their practitioners about industry relationships and how those relationships may impact their medical care.

UH practitioners seek advance approval for certain new industry relationships. In addition, practitioners report their industry relationships and activities, as well as those of their immediate family members, to the UH Office of Outside Interests annually. We review these reports and implement management plans, as appropriate, to address conflicts of interest that may arise in connection with medical research, clinical care and purchasing decisions.

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As of December 31, 2016, Sherif El-Nashar did not disclose any Outside Relationships with Industry.

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