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Department Hematology and Medical Oncology
Primary Location Florida, Braathen Center, Weston
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English, Vietnamese
Surgeon No
Locations
Primary Location

Florida, Braathen Center, Weston

Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Blood Tests
  • Cancer Center
  • Cancer Screening
  • Cancer Supportive Care
  • Hematology & Oncology Screenings and Disorders
  • Hematology Oncology
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Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Adrenal Cancer
  • Anal Cancer
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Cancer
  • Cancer - Sarcoma
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Family Cancer History
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Genetic Testing
  • Genitourinary Cancers
  • Hematology
  • Liver Cancer
  • Malignancy
  • Melanoma
  • Oncology
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Skin Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Unknown Origin Cancer
  • Uterine Cancer
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Insurance

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Biography

About Timmy Nguyen, MD

Timmy Nguyen, MD is a graduate of the University of Miami where he completed his undergraduate education and the Flinders University of South Australia School of Medicine where he earned his medical degree. Dr. Nguyen began his postgraduate medical training with an internship in medical surgery at Royal Adelaide University Hospital. He continued and completed  his postgraduate training at the University of Florida College of Medicine-Jacksonville with a residency in internal medicine and a fellowship in medical oncology.

Dr. Nguyen joined Cleveland Clinic Florida in 2001 as a board-certified medical oncologist. His special medical interests consist of anal cancer, bile duct cancer, colorectal cancer, esophageal cancers, and gallbladder cancer. Dr. Nguyen is a very thorough and compassionate physician. As a physician he constantly exceeds his patients expectations and is a valuable member of Cleveland Clinic.

Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights

Appointed
2010

Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - University of Florida College of Medicine - Jacksonville
Medical Oncology
Jacksonville, FL USA
2010

Residency - University of Florida College of Medicine - Jacksonville
Internal Medicine
Jacksonville, FL USA
2008

Internship - Royal Adelaide University Hospital
Medical Surgery
Adelaide,
2005

Medical Education - The Flinders University of South Australia School of Medicine

2004

Undergraduate - University of Miami
Miami, FL USA
1995

Certifications

  • Medical Oncology

Specialty Interests

Anal cancer, bile duct cancer, colorectal cancer, esophageal cancer, gallbladder cancer

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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As of 3/20/2020, Dr. Nguyen has reported no financial relationship with industry that is applicable to this listing. 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.

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* 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

222 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
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.9
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.8

51 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Jun 4, 2020

great doctor

Reviewed on Jun 1, 2020

Dr. Timmy keeps a close watch on me as I have twice survived cancer. I know that he monitors the results of testing and explains the results so that I am clear about what needs attention and what is unremarkable.

Reviewed on May 28, 2020

Dr. Timmy Nguyen is excellent. He represents Cleveland Clinic in the manner in which you intend him to do so. I am very grateful for his excellent care, kind bedside manner and the superior knowledge that he possesses as an oncologist. The staff, nurses, Physician Assistant, reception and scheduling desks, customer care via phone, custodial services, art therapist, pharmacy, lab and infusion lab employees are excellent as well. I am so thankful to be a Cleveland Clinic patient. Dr. Nguyen and Cleveland Clinic give me peace of mind during this very difficult time of stage 4 cancer.

Reviewed on May 18, 2020

Dr. Timmy Nguyen is one of great doctors and health care provider of CCF.....that I had seen that if you have any questions he will give you the respect of returning your calls....and if finds something in any test he ordered that needs immediate attention he will call his patients right away.....I will recommend Dr. Nguyen and CCF Weston to any family and friends who would need a great oncologist and great facility to get their health care.....

Reviewed on May 18, 2020

Dr. Nguyen actually put me on his schedule after returning a request to call me.

Reviewed on May 5, 2020

VERY GOOD DOCTOR

Reviewed on May 4, 2020

never had any problem when making an appointment with my doctor's......all fronts personnel's are very friendly and professional manner.....

Reviewed on May 4, 2020

DR. Timmy Nguyen...... most definitely will recommend him to all my family and friends who would need a good oncologist.....

Reviewed on Apr 30, 2020

wonderful doctor

Reviewed on Apr 30, 2020

Dr. Nguyen is wonderful. I will highly recommend him. Very caring and thoughtful.

Reviewed on Apr 1, 2020

I have been seeing Dr. Nguyen for over 6 years and he has always been there for me. I think he is a great oncologist.

Reviewed on Mar 27, 2020

Dr.Nguyen is awesome and Jenny, his assistant is also totally awesome

Reviewed on Mar 18, 2020

Dr. Timmy Nyguen and his staff has been wonderful in providing treatment for my mom. Outstanding service

Reviewed on Mar 18, 2020

Dr. Nguyen is caring, thorough, and outstanding medical professional.

Reviewed on Mar 12, 2020

Dr Nguyen is a part of my family!

Reviewed on Feb 11, 2020

I love Cleveland Clinic. I am alive today because Dr. Timmy Nguyen and the Nurses in the Chemo room.

Reviewed on Feb 11, 2020

Can't say enough positive things about the, Doctors, Nurses and staff!

Reviewed on Feb 11, 2020

Our Great Doctor When is usually a little late. We don't mind waiting . He is so patient and caring. His people always inform us of his schedule delays when we arrive.

Reviewed on Jan 17, 2020

There were no problems and Dr. Nguyen assisted in the scheduling.

Reviewed on Jan 17, 2020

I had to change my oncologist so was a bit unnerved by that but was super happy with Dr. Nguyen. He was kind and explained things. Also like his NP, she was also so helpful.

Reviewed on Jan 14, 2020

excellent caring doctor. I feel very good to have him as my oncologist.

Reviewed on Dec 26, 2019

Dr Nguyen is an excellent oncologist I would not trade him for anyone.

Reviewed on Dec 24, 2019

I always feel comfortable seeing Dr Nguyen. He is a very nice man. Spends time speaking and listening to my concerns. Doesn't make me feel rushed or unimportant. Highly recommend him.

Reviewed on Dec 16, 2019

Dr Nguyen was very accommodating concerning the arrangements for my next appt

Reviewed on Dec 9, 2019

The Dr was very good at explaining the previous test however my husband felt the provider did not include him in any of the conversations.

Reviewed on Nov 19, 2019

Dr. Timmy Nyugen is an excellent physician. He is not only extremely knowledgeable, providing outstanding treatment for a rare disease in accordance to the most advance research , and yet he is very compassionate and balances the science with quality of life. Physicians like this at the Cleveland Clinic and elsewhere can be hard to find or lack availability. Dr Nyugen goes out of his way to ensure that we have a fighting chance against these deadly cancers.

Reviewed on Nov 19, 2019

My mother, Sherine, and I have been going to the Cleveland clinic for some significant health issues for more than a decade. Dr. Timmy Nyugen has shown some of the most compassion, combined with skill, and is one heck of a physician. He ALWAYs promptly calls bck, addresses concerns, and does his best. we appreciate him and glad that he is a physician on our team during this battle with cancer.

Reviewed on Nov 14, 2019

He was EXCELLENT DOCTOR I LIKE him I feel he will solve my Problem

Reviewed on Oct 21, 2019

9am appt. Didn't see the doctor until 10am. Usually that's they way Oncology works.

Reviewed on Oct 10, 2019

he is an excellent Dr as well as compassionate to your concerns as a patient and explains everything

Reviewed on Oct 7, 2019

dr. was operated on previous to my appointment and valiantly came to mine with a cane! Thank you!

Reviewed on Sep 18, 2019

Dr. Nguyen is very knowledgeable and strifes to do the best for his patients. He always gets a step further. I'm very happy in his care

Reviewed on Sep 16, 2019

Dr. Tim Nguyen is an amazingly comptent, attentive, and caring physician / oncologist. Dr. Nguyen genuinely cares about his patients and my father, and elderly patients like my father need and greatly appreciate that human connection and kindness. Thank you to Dr. Nguyen and his terrific team!

Reviewed on Sep 16, 2019

Dr. Tim Nguyen is first-rate! Thank you, and may God bless him.

Reviewed on Sep 16, 2019

He is the most caring and human doctor I have ever met in my life!

Reviewed on Sep 5, 2019

My Physician who taking care of me is so good , compassions and caring to his patients.

Reviewed on Aug 29, 2019

Dr. Nguyen is an excellent doctor. He listens to how I feel and makes adjustments as necessary to keep me feeling as normal as possible.

Reviewed on Aug 20, 2019

Dr Nguyen always returns my calls the same day and answers all of my questions thoroughly. He is the best of the best in many ways!

Reviewed on Aug 15, 2019

Dr N is a very caring and attentive doctor. He is very concerned about my well being and comfort. I'm quite lucky to have Dr N.

Reviewed on Aug 1, 2019

Dr. Nguyen is a great doctor. He listen to my concerns and suggest the proper treatment.

Reviewed on Jul 30, 2019

BEST DOCTOR EVER!

Reviewed on Jul 26, 2019

Dr Nguwen, his staff and the entire oncology department has been more than I could have hoped for. I came into this so quickly and with so many fears. Everyone has gone to great lengths to allay them and explain to me each step of my treatment. Their positive outlook has done wonders for my well being. i know my treatments are working and I look forward to my next chemo session.

Reviewed on Jul 24, 2019

Dr. always responsive to my concerns ,...explains situation and plan as to how to go forward....tests and the reason for getting tests doneExtremely patient focused...would definitely recommend

Reviewed on Jul 22, 2019

nobody could want better service that I receive with Dr. Nguyen and his entire staff that especially goes for the chemo department. My nurse Georgia is just the top of the line sweet friendly but also extremely competent

Reviewed on Jul 11, 2019

Dr.Nguyen is always courteous, friendly, genuinely concerned about my case, and thoughtful in his recommendations. He thinks outside the box and always asks pertinent questions; he's also cautious about treatment and did not want to over-radiate or drug me beyond what's necessary. I value his medical advice and bed/chair side manner greatly.

Reviewed on Jul 11, 2019

I THINK HE'S A GOOD DOCTOR VERY UNDERSTANDING

Reviewed on Jul 3, 2019

I hope I don't have to recommend an oncologist to anyone, but if I do Dr. Nguyen is thorough and compassionate.

Reviewed on Jul 1, 2019

Timothy is a first class line healty care prividet. Very knowledgable in his field of cancet care. I would recommend Dr. T to anyone. very profession and caring person. A111111111 all the way.

Reviewed on Jun 27, 2019

I could not be happier with Dr Nguyen. he always takes time to address any concerns. his advice is spot on. I would only recommend him.

Reviewed on Jun 25, 2019

My consistent opinion of Dr Nguyen from day one including the visit pertaining to this survey is that he is the finest doctor and human being. His knowledge, expertise in treating me, compassion and care personify what I would expect the finest institution of Cleveland Clinic to expect from their doctors. I am left with a strong peace of mind after each visit with Dr Nguyen that even carries me through to my next upcoming visit. I thank God each and every day for blessing me with the finest doctor and human being. My family and friends also feel the peace of mind having me in the exception care of Dr Nguyen. I also commend his excellent staff. He has a very wonderful team. A huge thank you to Dr Nguyen, his staff and to Cleveland Clinic.

Reviewed on Jun 18, 2019

I have transitioned from Dr. Bastos to Dr. Nguyen and a great deal has been done to make this as smooth as possible. I very much appreciate Dr. Nguyen stepping in and taking on me as a patient so that I could continue with my established schedule of visits, meds, treatments, and appointments. I also appreciate Dr. Nguyen's thoroughness during our first appointment together.

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