Department Solid Tumor Oncology
Primary Location Cleveland Clinic Florida - Weston
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English, Vietnamese
Surgeon No
Locations 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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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 cancer, and gallbladder cancer. Dr. Nguyen is a very thorough and compassionate 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 3/15/2019, 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

197 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 4.9
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.9
Knows Medical History 4.9
Time Spent with Patient 4.9
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.8

44 Patient Comments

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.

Reviewed on Jun 11, 2019

great all around especially Dr Nguyen's demeaned, Professionalism and understand ability.

Reviewed on Jun 11, 2019

Overall, a great visit with Dr. Nguyen, a caring and pragmatic Physician.

Reviewed on May 24, 2019

Dr. Nguyen is knowledgeable, compassionate, caring and thorough. I feel very confident that he will provide me the best treatment for my cancer.

Reviewed on May 22, 2019

excellent doctor

Reviewed on May 16, 2019

my wait time was long ,however when i checked it was because they were having a busy day.my visit with my Doctor was very good.

Reviewed on May 16, 2019

Dr. Nguyen was courteous and professional. Showed me photos and explained the procedure and what to expect after the procedure.

Reviewed on Apr 29, 2019

Awesome Doctor. Kind, caring, and made me feel at ease.

Reviewed on Mar 27, 2019

Dr Nguyen is again above and beyond the best care provider I've had . His patience , thorouness,empathy and humbleness is remarkable . He needs immediately a knowledgeable in the field capable , caring consistent nurse assistant . . I've seen too many changes in that position!

Reviewed on Mar 26, 2019

I am so thankful that Dr. Nguyen is my oncologist. As a stage 4 metastatic colon cancer patient, Dr. Nguyen has been my peace of mind. With each and every visit, Dr. Nguyen provides excellence in professionalism, knowledge of my disease, remedies to my side effects and immediate answers to any questions that I ask. He is very kind and a blessing and comfort to me and my family. He is the finest and best doctor that I have ever encountered. Dr. Nguyen represents Cleveland Clinic in the manner in which you intend him to do so.Thank you to Dr. Timmy Nguyen. You are the light that guides me.

Reviewed on Mar 21, 2019

Excellent Doctor, answers all of my questions no problem, I never feel rushed. Answers telephone calls extremely quick.

Reviewed on Mar 21, 2019

I can't express how happy I am with Dr. Nguyen - he is extremely caring and knowledgeable. Always accomidating. I would recommend him to family and friends with no hesitation.

Reviewed on Mar 21, 2019

Dr. Timmy is thorough, patient, and attentive. He leaves no stone unturned. As a cancer survivor this is important. He does not rush. I feel very safe in his care.

Reviewed on Mar 13, 2019

Excellent care! Dr. Nguyen very dedicated, understanding, caring! All ANGELS in Oncology department!

Reviewed on Feb 6, 2019

I cannot express how pleased I was with the care I received from Dr Nguyen. I have seen many Doctors in the past and his standard of care just stands out. He thoroughly reviewed my history, listened to my concerns and provided detailed and comprehensive explanations during our discussion. I left convinced I had made the right choice with CCF and confident I had found the right Doctor.

Reviewed on Jan 23, 2019

Dr was awesome explained everything in detail and took the time to listen he covered all bases I feel good about his professionalism.

Reviewed on Jan 22, 2019

always receive good service when visiting Dr Nguyen office..

Reviewed on Jan 18, 2019

No diagnosis of metastatic pancreatic cancer is not disheartening, but Dr. Nyugen makes you feel like his team will get you the best possible outcome.

Reviewed on Jan 18, 2019

The knowledge that Dr. Nguyen will spend as much time as is needed with each patient, makes any delay acceptable.

Reviewed on Jan 14, 2019

Wait time was approx. 1 1/2 hours before I saw the doctor

Reviewed on Jan 8, 2019

it was a good experience overall. Just the wait time to see the doctor was a bit long.

Reviewed on Dec 26, 2018

Every single experience I have had is exceptional. I feel i am in the best if care with Dr. Nguyen and the entire staff. i am so thankful to be in their care.

Reviewed on Dec 26, 2018

All experiences have been excellent. Thank you Dr. Nguyen and staff.

Reviewed on Nov 28, 2018

Dr. Nguyen is always thorough and extremely helpful with all medications and decisions..

Reviewed on Oct 3, 2018

Dr Nyguen is amazing Dr caring and compassionate he save my life

Reviewed on Oct 3, 2018

dr nguyen knows we have experienced financial difficulty and that the cost of treatments has been completely out of the realm of possibility. he has initiated the part of cleveland clinic that helps patients find financial assistance.

Reviewed on Sep 27, 2018

Doctor excellent

Reviewed on Sep 25, 2018

My experience from the start under the care of Dr Nguyen has been outstanding. He thoroughly explained everything related to my condition and the treatment I would be undergoing. I am very pleased with the quality of care he provides and would highly recommend him to anyone.Joseph M. Melendez

Reviewed on Sep 20, 2018

the doctor gave me an explanation why he was late, and it was a good reason.

Reviewed on Sep 17, 2018

he is always been there for my cancer experience. thanks doctor Timmy Nguyen.

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