Babak Tousi, MD

Babak Tousi, MD

Department Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health
Primary Location Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon No
Locations
Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Primary Location

Cleveland Clinic Main Campus

Appointment:
216.444.8600
Desk:
216.444.8602
Fax:
216.445.7013
Specialties & Treatments

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Alzheimer's and Dementia
  • Dementia
  • Depression
  • Lewy Body Dementia
  • Memory Loss
  • Parkinson's Disease
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Insurance

Insurance

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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights

Appointed
2006

Education & Fellowships

Research Fellowship - Cleveland Clinic
Movement Disorders
Cleveland, OH USA
2005

Other - Cleveland Clinic
Clinical Scholar
Cleveland, OH USA
2004

Fellowship - Cleveland Clinic
Geriatric Medicine
Cleveland, OH USA
2003

Residency - University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey - New Jersey Medical School
Internal Medicine
Newark, NJ USA
2002

Internship - University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey - New Jersey Medical School
Internal Medicine
Newark, NJ USA
2000

Medical School - Teheran University
Teheran, Iran
1995

Certifications

  • Internal Medicine - Geriatric Medicine
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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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 9/6/2016, Dr. Tousi has reported the financial relationships with the companies listed below. 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.

Consulting and/or Speaking. Dr. Tousi receives fees of $5,000 or more per year as a paid consultant, speaker or member of an advisory committee for the following companies:

  • Lilly USA, LLC

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

63 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
4.8 out of 5
Explains 4.8
Listens 4.8
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.8
Knows Medical History 4.7
Time Spent with Patient 4.8
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.7

3 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Nov 21, 2016

Everything about my experience at the Cleveland Clinic was exceptionally good.

Reviewed on Oct 31, 2016

Dr. Tousi answered all of our questions and provided direction moving forward. We only spoke with Dr. Tousi.

Reviewed on May 9, 2016

It was a very helpful visit.

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