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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
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
View all 6 Treatment & Services +

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
View all 25 Specialties +


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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


Education & Fellowships

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

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

Internship - Royal Adelaide University Hospital
Medical Surgery

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


Undergraduate - University of Miami
Miami, FL USA


  • Internal Medicine - 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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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 4/5/2021, 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.

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

214 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

36 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Oct 22, 2021

Dr. Nyguen is an excellent & caring Dr.

Reviewed on Oct 13, 2021

Dr Nguyen explained the negative results of the PT Scan with contrast, however he allayed my negative concerns and he made me feel that the changes in the Liver were not immediately life threatening.

Reviewed on Oct 4, 2021

Other than the wait to see the doctor, and I understand why, I have nothing but good to say about Cleveland Clinic and Dr. Nguyen!

Reviewed on Oct 4, 2021

Dr Nguyen provided me with a lot of information that my current oncologist at another healthcare facility has never provided me with. Due to the reputation of Cleveland Clinic, the quality of the entire staff, and especially Dr. Nguyen, During I have decided to transfer my care to Cleveland Clinic from Memorial Healthcare system.

Reviewed on Sep 29, 2021

Always productive to discuss health issues with dr. Timmy

Reviewed on Sep 21, 2021

Dr Nguyen has been greatSpent a lot of time with me on my initial visit and explained things to me very clearly

Reviewed on Sep 21, 2021

All staff and Doctor is fantastic

Reviewed on Sep 13, 2021

Dr Timmy Nguyen is one of the doctor I've had. He's very involved with his patients wanting to give the best care.

Reviewed on Sep 1, 2021

Dr Nguyen, Jenny Blanco, Trysha and Diahan have always accomodated my preferred schedule and responded quickly.

Reviewed on Sep 1, 2021

I consider myself extremely fortunate to have Dr Nguyen as my oncologist. He saved my life and has never stopped searching for new treatments. Whether with me, my wife or sister he has always taken the time to more than adequately explain things to me. As I have to travel from out of the country he doesn't hesitate to make calls necessary to schedule tests such as scans. He is always well prepared when he meets with me.

Reviewed on Aug 18, 2021

Dr Nyguen and staff are the best of the best. I can't say enough good things!

Reviewed on Aug 13, 2021

I have been a patient of Cleveland Clinic Florida for 9 years. As far as I'm concerned all the physicians and surgeons I have dealt with have saved my life and I tell everyone I know to go to this hospital. I will never go anywhere else.

Reviewed on Aug 9, 2021

Doctor was in a hurry to attend a meeting visit was brief. Did not get to ask all of my questions. Doctor scheduled treatment prior to receiving my PET/CT image results prior to receiving them from the lab. Gave me instructions regarding treatments to begin the next day.

Reviewed on Jul 29, 2021

Both Jenny Blanco and Dr. Timmy Nguyen are always considerate, caring and take whatever time I need to talk with them. I have had him as my oncologist for 8 years and could not be happier. He will always be my cancer doctor, very caring and knowledgeable about what he is doing and my care. He's the best.

Reviewed on Jul 12, 2021

Dr N is the bomb. His team is a pleasure to work with as well

Reviewed on Jun 7, 2021

Doctor Nguyen is an excellent physician with a great patient demeanor. Lucky to have him as my doctor.

Reviewed on May 24, 2021

very caring & attentive Dr who proceed with cautious medical follow up recommendations which I greatly appreciated

Reviewed on May 19, 2021

I started my treatment at Cleveland Clinic Weston with Dr Nguyen in 2019. he and the entire staff have exceeded my expectations at every visit

Reviewed on May 19, 2021

Dr Nguyen saved my life. So far he has extended my life two years and the quality of my life has been a priority

Reviewed on May 18, 2021

Jenny and Dr. Ngyuen are awesome.

Reviewed on May 14, 2021

Always empathic, professional care from Dr Nguyen

Reviewed on May 14, 2021

Dr. Nguyen is the most caring doctor who focuses on the whole person' not just the disease.

Reviewed on Apr 26, 2021

provider is very prompt and courteous

Reviewed on Apr 16, 2021

Dr. Nguyen is a wonderful doctor. I cannot say enough good things about him. He is a caring, concerned and dedicated physician. He explains my course of treatment and prevention for the future so that I can understand what is going on in layman terms. I am so glad that I have him as my doctor.

Reviewed on Apr 8, 2021

Dr Nguyen is always very thorough and interested in how I have been doing in the last 30 day period. Dr Nguyen has been very reassuring relative to my prognosis and he shown a very strong interest in my stage 4 Pancreatic Cancer

Reviewed on Apr 8, 2021

I am very pleased with my medical team at Cleveland Clinic, both Dr Simpfendorfer and Dr Nguyen are both excellent.

Reviewed on Mar 18, 2021

My doctor is very human and an excellent one.

Reviewed on Mar 3, 2021

Dr Nguyen is off the charts as a Physician and most of all as a human being. Ive been his patient for 7years and as hard as my initial prognosis was ... He has always been above and beyond my expectations in patient care and concern. His knowledge, empathy , listening to my needs and concerns and level of understanding and compassion is like no other.

Reviewed on Feb 23, 2021

Dr. Nguyen is the best doctor. He takes his time to explain my bloodwork and shows me the trends in my pathology over the years I've been seeing him. I am so grateful to him for his close attention to all the details of my care.

Reviewed on Feb 23, 2021

I recommend all of my doctors to my friends and family. Cleveland Clinic saved my life!!!

Reviewed on Feb 4, 2021

He is an absolute wonderful doctor and amazing man!

Reviewed on Jan 29, 2021

Dr Ngyeun is exceptional

Reviewed on Jan 6, 2021

I always have an excellent experience during my visits with Dr Nguyen. The doctor always does an excellent job updating me on my current prognosis and he makes me feel that he is on top of my illness and that things are in control.

Reviewed on Dec 4, 2020

Dr. Nguyen is an asset to Cleveland Clinic And his patients!

Reviewed on Nov 19, 2020

I have been seeing Dr. Nguyen for about 7 years and I think he is an excellent doctor. (The fact that I have been seeing him for 7 years shows that he is a good doctor). I feel comfortable with him and assured that I am getting the best treatment possible. I would highly recommend him to anyone.

Reviewed on Nov 17, 2020

Dr. Nguyen is an excellent physician in my opinion.

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