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Seth Hoffer, MD

Seth Hoffer, MD



46 Ratings 8 Reviews


Neurological Surgery, Neurological Surgery-Neurocritical Care, Neurological Surgery-Spine

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Primary Location

UH Cleveland Medical Center
11100 Euclid Ave
Cleveland, OH 44106

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  • Associate Professor, CWRU School of Medicine

Seth Alan Hoffer, MD is an associate professor of neurosurgery and neurology at University Hospitals of Cleveland/Case Western Reserve University. He received his B.A. with High Honors in Neuroscience with a minor in English Literature from Oberlin College and his M.D. from the University of Rochester. He completed a neurosurgery residency and fellowship in neurocritical care at University Hospitals of Cleveland, where he has stayed on as a staff physician. Currently, he is the Neurosurgical Neurocritical Care fellowship program director and sits on the executive committee for the AANS/CNS Joint Section for Neurotrauma and Critical Care.

Dr. Hoffer takes an active role in teaching residents and medical students in the operating room, the intensive care unit, and ward. He has won teaching awards from both the neurosurgery and neurology residents. 

In his spare time, Dr. Hoffer enjoys cooking, listening to music, and growing hot peppers.


  • Brain and Spine Trauma
  • Intracerebral Hemorrhage
  • Neuro Critical Care
  • Neuro-Oncology
  • Spine Surgery
  • Stroke

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Office Locations

UH Cleveland Medical Center

11100 Euclid Ave
Cleveland OH, 44106

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Suburban HC Ste 204

1611 S Green Rd
South Euclid OH, 44121

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UH Regional Hospitals - Richmond Campus

27100 Chardon Rd
Richmond Heights OH, 44143

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Bedford Medical Arts Ste 230

88 Center Rd
Bedford OH, 44146

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5105 SOM Center Rd

5105 Som Center Rd
Willoughby OH, 44094

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Patient Experience Reviews

4.6 out of 5

46 Ratings

Patient Comments (8)

Reviewed On 12/1/2020
Very professional and to the pointtells me like it is. But also respectful. ***

Reviewed On 12/1/2020
I live out of state and was weary about an 8 hour trip, but I'm so glad I did and met Dr Hoffer. I feel he is a God send. thank you all. everyone was so nice and helpful

Reviewed On 12/1/2020
very good

Reviewed On 11/1/2020
dr. Hoffer is very caring and understanding, a very good doctor.

Reviewed On 10/1/2020
very quick and professional

Reviewed On 9/1/2020
Great experience with Dr. Hoffer

Reviewed On 8/4/2020
my visit was very well I am very HAPPY with whole Health Care Company . thank you for my visit in the syste.m

Reviewed On 5/1/2020

Board Certifications

  • Neurological Surgery - American Board of Neurological Surgery


Residency | Neurological Surgery
Neurological Surgery - Uh Case Medical Center (2008 - 2009)

Fellowship | Neurocritical Care
Neurocritical Care - Uh Case Medical Center (2006 - 2008)

Residency | Neurological Surgery
Neurological Surgery - Uh Case Medical Center (2002 - 2006)

Internship | General Surgery
General Surgery - University Hospitals Of Cleveland (2001 - 2002)

Medical Education
University Of Rochester School Of Medicine And Dentistry (2001)

Oberlin College (1996)

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.

View UH’s policy (PDF) on practitioner-industry relationships.

As of December 31, 2016, Seth Hoffer did not disclose any Outside Relationships with Industry.