Dr. Rachel Szekely, MD

Dr. Rachel Szekely, MD

Allergy & ImmunologyFemaleAge 49

Accepting new patients

Dr. Rachel Szekely, MD is a Allergy & Immunology Specialist in Mentor, OH. Dr. Szekely has more experience with Environmental Allergies than other specialists in her area. She is affiliated with medical facilities West Medical Center and TriPoint Medical Center. She is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Szekely to book an appointment.

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Allergy Partners of Northeast Ohio

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(440) 373-4165
Allergy Partners of Northeast Ohio8224 Mentor Ave Mentor, OH 44060
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4.4

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What went well
  • Office environment (23)
  • Appointment scheduling (22)
  • Appointment wasn't rushed (21)
What could be improved
  • Didn't explain conditions well (3)
  • Didn't listen or answer questions (3)
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions (3)
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Dr Szekely is very professional and cares for her patients. I was very ill with my allergies and asthma when I first saw her. I would highly recommend her.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
14 people found this helpful
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Jun 10, 2020
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Dr. Rachel Szekely guided me to breathing again without wheezing, sneezing and suffering! She changed my life!! Appointments at her office are like visits with good friends rather than a clinical-medical appointment. From Alex at the front desk, to Susan’s prepping and to Dr. Szekely’s professional yet friendly caring, the visit is comfortable and patient focused. Dr. Szekely listens, takes the time to understand the patient’s life and needs and makes a determination with the patient’s input what the best plan of action would be for their health! I have never experienced a more caring doctor and staff! Their intentions are clear. They want their patients to breathe better and live life not just to the fullest, but with enthusiasm too! Thank you, Dr. Szekely!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
20 people found this helpful
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Vicki S. – Feb 29, 2020
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Wonderful, thorough, knowledgeable, kind, caring, a true blessing to have Dr. Szekely as our doctor.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
21 people found this helpful
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Aug 02, 2019
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Dr. Szekely Is an absolutely amazing doctor. She is so kind, caring, and extremely knowledgeable. I feel so blessed to have found such a thorough doctor. She is a great listener and made me feel very comfortable and confident with her treatment plan.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
16 people found this helpful
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Jessica – Aug 02, 2019
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Dr. Rachel Szekely is the most attentive, compassionate doctors that I have ever received treatment from! On every visit she allows me to go through my list of questions, symptoms and concerns. She listens carefully and provides solutions to situations, symptoms and healthcare. She establishes a course of action and then patiently reiterates the plan to ensure that there is complete understanding while allowing more time for further questions. When I leave her office, I am confident that the established course of action is going to be successful! There is no doubt that Dr. Szekely is in her chosen profession to help, serve and care for those in need. I highly recommend Dr. Rachel Szekely and her amazing team! The office staff is beyond helpful, accommodating, informative, and supportive. Alex, the office manager is one of the kindest people. He is extremely helpful and willing to guide patients through insurance questions and concerns. Absolutely an amazing team!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
12 people found this helpful
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Passionate about her patients! – Jul 13, 2019
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This idiot thinks it was a good idea to take vacation during allergy season. Clear cut case of yet another doctor who has no sence of duty or responsibility. Furthermore why would you only have one doctor in your practice what if there was an emergency and you couldn’t see your patients. You don’t care no medical provider does that why your office hours are during the day when 90% of your patients work 1st shift. That would be a clear cut case of you ppl care more about yourself than your patie
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Mar 26, 2019
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Dr. Szekely is the best -- medical knowledge, listens, communicates ... truly cares. Staff, especially the manager, is extremely professional, kind, helpful. Everything is transparent & very cost effective (especially here in NE OH). Highly recommended!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
10 people found this helpful
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Feb 20, 2019
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Dr Szekely is a wonderful doctor, always listens to your problems and has awesone answers and always there for you! I recommend her to anyone that has allergy issues!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
7 people found this helpful
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Mentor on the Lake – Feb 23, 2018
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I would never recommend this doctor. She basically made me feel like a bad mother when I asked her questions regarding my son's medication. When I called her with a follow up question, she refused to call me back, instead having her staff tell me, "She has already answered all of your questions, you need to go back to your pediatrician." I'm sorry I did not have the same experience of the other reviewers, but I would absolutely never go back.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Wait times
What could be improved
  • Staff wasn't friendly
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
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Amherst, OH – Sep 05, 2017
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Have had trouble with Doctors in the past so I was prepared to feel the same and leave discouraged....What a pleasant surprise! Dr. Szekely and her staff were wonderful. Left with all my questions answered and a treatment plan. What a plus! A Doctor that listens!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
4 people found this helpful
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AF in Willoughby Hills, OH – Jul 10, 2017
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n the scene of Allergy professionals, this is the Ritz Carlton of them all, and even if I moved far away, I would without hesitation do whatever it took to continue to be a patient of Dr. Rachel Szekely. I appreciate this team and this practice more than I can express and am enjoying having my quality of life back. If you are even on the fence of using this practice or not, I can't encourage you enough to give them a try. You won't be sorry!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
4 people found this helpful
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Patrick in Mentor, OH – Jul 09, 2017
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Dr. Szekely is great! She, and her staff are some of the most caring medical professionals I have ever met. Her hours are great (open late). They build in time for same or next day appointments for new patients. She took the time to make sure she understood my symptoms and gave me helpful solutions. I was never pressured into allergy shots. I chose to get them on my own after a while. Alex (practice manager) thoroughly explained insurance/billing and made sure everything was cost effective
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
3 people found this helpful
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Amir in Mentor, OH – Jan 31, 2017
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I am so happy that I came to see Dr. Szekely! She is friendly, kind, a good listener, and a true pro at what she does! I had some allergy tests done that I was very anxious about, and her and her staff couldn't have been more caring and understanding! She took all of my concerns seriously, and prescribed me exactly what I needed! Her office, Allergy Centers of Northeast Ohio, in Mentor, is also very welcoming to new patients and well prepared to suit anyone's needs! Highly recommended!!!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
3 people found this helpful
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Kay L. in Willowick, OH – Dec 02, 2016
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Dr. Szekely was absolutely amazing! I was nervous about the testing, and she was very patient and kind. She is very knowledgeable and takes the time to explain things. We had great conversation after only meeting for few mins ~ I would recommend her to anyone. Happy Customer, T.T
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
3 people found this helpful
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Dr. Rachel Szekly in Mentor, Ohio – Nov 24, 2016
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Dr. Szekely was absolutely amazing! I was nervous about the testing, and she was very patient and kind. Alex even came in the room to sit down with me privately about what I would owe and what insurance would cover, including my deductible. I tested positive for every single environment allergy I was tested for including a few food allergies and needed to be prescribed an EpiPen, and Dr. Szekeley stayed with me patiently and kindly answering my questions almost an hour after close
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
4 people found this helpful
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Xena in Beachwood, OH – Jul 12, 2016
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Dr. Szekely is very knowledgeable and takes the time to explain things. She is very caring and obviously loves what she does. I would recommend her to anyone.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
6 people found this helpful
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Alex in Mentor, OH – Dec 19, 2015
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Szekely

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Szekely treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Szekely treats other conditions, please contact the office at (440) 290-8956.

Environmental Allergies

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Dr. Szekely's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergen Immunotherapy
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Allergic Rhinitis Due to Food
  • Allergy Shots
  • Allergy Shots for Insect Stings
  • Allergy Skin Testing
  • Allergy Testing
  • Allergy Testing for Hypersensitivity to Insects
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Anaphylactic Food Allergies
  • Anaphylactic Peanut Allergy
  • Anaphylactic Shell Fish Allergy
  • Anaphylactic Tree Nut Allergy
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Anemia
  • Angioedema
  • Animal Allergies
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Asthma
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Blood Allergy Testing
  • Breath Testing
  • Cellulitis
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Common Variable Immune Deficiency (CVID)
  • Constipation
  • Contact Dermatitis
  • Cough
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis Due to Food
  • Dermatitis Due to Substances Taken Internally
  • Desensitization
  • Diarrhea
  • Dizziness
  • Drug Allergy Testing
  • Drug or Food Challenge
  • Dry Skin
  • Dyslipidemia
  • Dysphagia
  • Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Cosmetics
  • Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Metals
  • Environmental Allergy Testing
  • Eosinophilia
  • Flu Shot
  • Food Allergy
  • Food Poisoning
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Hair Loss
  • Headache
  • Hives
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypogammaglobulinemia
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Immunization
  • Immunodeficiency Syndromes
  • Immunotherapy
  • Itchy Skin
  • Joint Pain
  • Latex Allergy
  • Limb Pain
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Lung Spirometry
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Nasopharyngitis
  • Nausea
  • Nebulizer Treatment
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Patch Testing
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, or Poison Sumac Poisoning
  • Pollen Allergy
  • Radioallergosorbent Test
  • Rash
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Testing and Screening
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Spirometry
  • Toxic Effect of Venom
  • Vertigo
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wheezing
  • Xolair® Therapy

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National (BlueCard) PPO
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Pathway-OH HMO
Platinum Blue Access-OH PPO
Silver Blue Access-OH PPO
Silver Blue Access-OH PPO Plus
Silver Pathway X-OH HMO
Silver Pathway-OH HMO
The Christ Hospital Health Network (TCHHN)-OH
Trihealth HD80-OH
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Preferred Plus POS
Buckeye Community Health Plan
Medicare
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
CareOregon
Medicaid
CareSource
Medicaid
Cigna
Commercial PPO
Cofinity
PPOM
Community Health Choice
Medicaid
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) HMO
First Health (Coventry Health Care) POS
Gateway Health Plan
Health Net
Medicaid
Tricare
HealthPlus
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HealthPlus Amerigroup
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Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
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Humana
Medicare Advantage HMO
Tricare
Husky Health
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inHealth
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INTotal Health
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Medica
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Medical Mutual of Ohio
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Midwest Health Plan
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Molina Healthcare
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Ohio Health Choice
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Simply Healthcare Plans
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Medicare Advantage - Chronic Complete HMO-SNP
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Wellcare of Georgia
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Rachel Szekely, MD is a Allergy & Immunology Specialist in Mentor, OH. Dr. Szekely has more experience with Environmental Allergies than other specialists...Read more

Specialties

  • Allergy & Immunology

Board Certifications

  • Allergy & Immunology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pediatrics

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I make an appointment with Dr. Rachel Szekely, MD?

Click here to schedule an appointment online. New patients can also call (440) 373-4165, and for other questions, call (440) 290-8956.

Is Dr. Rachel Szekely, MD accepting new patients?

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What are Dr. Rachel Szekely, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Szekely frequently treats Environmental Allergies. See all practice areas where Dr. Szekely specializes.

Where is Dr. Rachel Szekely, MD's office located?

Dr. Szekely's office is located at 8224 Mentor Ave, Mentor, OH 44060. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Does Dr. Rachel Szekely, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Szekely has not yet indicated whether they offer telehealth services. Please contact the office to check for availability/eligibility.

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Szekely is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

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West Medical Center

Willoughby, OH

TriPoint Medical Center

Painesville, OH

70% Patient Experience Rating, 1% higher than the national average

2 Awards Received