UH St John Medical Center (18 mi.)
29101 Health Campus Dr
Westlake, OH 44145
UH Cleveland Medical Center (0 mi.)
11100 Euclid Ave
Cleveland, OH 44106
Biography: Adonis Hijaz, MD
- Director, Female Pelvic Surgery, UH Cleveland Medical Center
- Vice Chairman, Department of Urology, UH Cleveland Medical Center
- Professor, CWRU School of Medicine
Fellowship | Female Pelvic Medicine
Female Pelvic Medicine - Cleveland Clinic (2002 - 2005)
Fellowship | Urology
Urology - Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre (2001 - 2002)
Residency | Urology
Urology - American University Of Beirut (1998 - 2001)
Residency | General Surgery
General Surgery - American University Of Beirut (1996 - 1998)
Internship | Rotator
Rotator - American University Of Beirut (1995 - 1996)
American University Of Beirut (1995)
Adonis Hijaz, MD, is a board-certified urologist at University Hospitals, director of the Center of Female Pelvic Medicine and Surgery, and vice chair of academics and research for University Hospitals Urology Institute. He is the Lester Persky Professor of Urology at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine. Dr. Hijaz specializes in a wide range of urological disorders and treatments, including female pelvic disorders, pelvic reconstruction and robotic-assisted prolapse surgery.
Dr. Hijaz earned his undergraduate degree and his medical degree at the American University of Beirut. He completed his residency training in urology at the American University of Beirut and was fellowship-trained in neurourology and urodynamics at the University of Toronto. He also completed additional fellowship training in Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery at the Cleveland Clinic.
Dr. Hijaz is very active in research and has led and participated in dozens of projects funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and other organizations. He has authored over 100 peer-reviewed articles, book chapters and abstracts for prominent medical publications, and has also served as reviewer for medical journals such as the Journal of Urology and the Journal of Pelvic Medicine and Surgery. Additionally, Dr. Hijaz has presented at and served as panelist/moderator at major national and international meetings and conferences.
Dr. Hijaz is an active member of several professional societies, including the American Urological Association, the American Urogynecology Society and the Society of Urodynamics and Female Urology.
Research & Publications
Complex Female Voiding Disorders, Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstruction Surgery, Neurogenic Bladder, Urinary Incontinence
Patient Experience Reviews
Both physicians I have seen since going from the very poor care I received for my health issue, from Cleveland clinic, to two wonderful doctors through UH--Drs. Hijaz and Wells Henderson, are excellent. They gave me immediate care, were very personable, very professional.
I feel I wasn't giving the responses he wanted. I was a bit confused. He was very kind and patient.
I really like my doctor I would recommend him to anyone
The staff was wonderful. They were very welcoming & professional.
He is very thoughtful and thorough in explaining and the procedures he has done and choices I have
Everyone was very nice and friendly. They got me in and out in a timely fashion.
Doctor always presents that he cares about my health. He has great bedside manners! I will always recommend him to family and friends
Dr Hijaz is so awesome! He is so kind and caring and such a skilled surgeon! I feel so blessed and grateful that he was my doctor and did my surgery! I am totally healed! His office staff is all wonderful also!!
Provider is great. Office staff needs training in areas of customer service and how to effortlessly provide service.
Dr. H called me personally with updates and to check in on me. I have never had the dr themselves contact me, this was amazing!
Wonderful thorough care very confident my doctor snd team are the experts in bladder care
The Doctor has great bedside manner! He is easy to understand and he listens well
Dr explained every thing very well
I had a procedure to help with my overactive bladder. Everything went well
I would recommend this doctor and his team good office good people
Excellent care by the doctor
Dr Hijaz is the best along with his entire staff!
They were very professional
Dr. Hijaz and his staff were so reassuring and respectful. I haven't been to a doctor so I was anxious and nervous but that feeling disappeared as soon as I walked in his office. Everyone was amazing.
I'm grateful that I could see Dr Hajiz so quickly because my problem was and is urgent. He called me at home to connect me to a surgeon. I'm in good hands
First time seeing doctor and was truly amazed by him. He was informative, patient and great bed side manner. He was best urologist out of 3 I have seen! I already told my family and friends about him!
First time visit with this provider. Everyone was friendly,courteous and professional.The appointment was on time with absolutely no waiting.
I appreciated that since he is a urologist/gynocologist, he had a female assistant doctor as part of the team
Dr. Hijaz has been very kind and professional in all aspects of my care. Thank You!
I am very happy with then care I receive from this provider.
The office staff and physician were all very professional, efficient and kind!
Visit was very good, Fellow with doctor was very good. I believe next step as listed in Follow my Health is totally unnecessary; I shall see if the facts outweigh "these are the standard steps we always take.
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As of December 31, 2016, Adonis Hijaz disclosed the following Outside Relationships with Industry:
- - Astellas Pharma Inc. - Honoraria