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

Cleveland Clinic Main Campus

Specialties & Treatments

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Alzheimer's and Dementia
  • Dementia
  • Depression
  • Lewy Body Dementia
  • Memory Loss
  • Parkinson's Disease
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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - Cleveland Clinic
Movement Disorders
Cleveland, OH USA

Fellowship - Cleveland Clinic
Clinical Scholar
Cleveland, OH USA

Fellowship - Cleveland Clinic
Geriatric Medicine
Cleveland, OH USA

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

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

Medical Education - Teheran University
Teheran, Iran


  • Internal Medicine - Geriatric Medicine
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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As of 9/9/2020, Dr. Tousi 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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Patient Satisfaction Reviews

84 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 4.8
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.8

16 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Oct 6, 2020

Dr. Tousi is one of the kindest and compassionate doctors I've ever met. He goes above and beyond to try to help us understand the horrible disease my mother is battling. He's wonderful.

Reviewed on Sep 15, 2020

Very good experience. Dr. Tousi was very patient.

Reviewed on Aug 26, 2020

Dr Tousi took extra steps to obtain my records from Arizona. He is extremely thorough.

Reviewed on Aug 18, 2020

Very good help, especially with nurse who asked questions prior to my meeting with the doctor.

Reviewed on Jul 8, 2020

Very thorough virtual visit. Dr. Tousi was very patient and helpful.

Reviewed on Jul 8, 2020

This was an excellent experience. I would highly recommend Dr. Tousi to others for care.

Reviewed on Jul 8, 2020

Dr. Tousi and staff were very accommodating.

Reviewed on Jun 10, 2020

Dr. Tousi was very considerate, asked important questions, but not the same as an in person visit.

Reviewed on Jun 10, 2020

Dr. Tousi spent the time with me and explained things. The only issue I had was understanding him due to having to wear masks for COVID 19 and his foreign accent. This wasn't his fault and he would repeat if I was having problems

Reviewed on Jun 2, 2020

dr Tussi is the Best helps both my husband the patient and myself to understand and feel safe and care. For . we Love him he's great

Reviewed on Jun 2, 2020

Dr Tussi the Best

Reviewed on Jun 1, 2020

Excellent appointment. He was very informative and asked me several times if I had any additional questions. Highly recommend Dr. Tousi!

Reviewed on May 11, 2020

Virtual appointment was an excellent answer to my dilemma of not being able to see the Dr in his office due to my severe tremors and inability to walk. Thank you Cleveland Clinic!!

Reviewed on Dec 2, 2019

Dr. Tousi was just amazing! So respectful of my mother and clear in his observations and recommendations, dealing with a tough subject (dementia) but still upbeat that kept all of us more at ease.

Reviewed on Nov 21, 2019

nurses. and Dr Tousi were very professional and fun

Reviewed on Nov 18, 2019

Dr Tousi and his staff are wonderful He took time with me explained everything well. He and his staff are prefect examples of the kind of care that patients expect at CCF

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