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About Dr. Nizaamuddeen Toofanny
Dr. Nizaamuddeen Toofanny, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Troy, MI, with another office in Royal Oak, MI. His specialties include Geriatric Medicine and Internal Medicine. Dr. Toofanny is affiliated with Mclaren Macomb Hospital and Beaumont Hospital - Troy. Dr. Toofanny has received 1 award. He speaks English.
Dr. Nizaamuddeen Toofanny has the following 2 specialties
- Geriatric Medicine
A geriatric specialist is a physician who treats the elderly population and the conditions that most commonly affect them. These doctors have special training in the effects of aging on the body and mind of a patient.
Geriatric specialists treat common ailments faced by senior citizens, such as frailty, incontinence, memory problems, arthritis, senility, decreased functioning and more.
In addition, geriatric specialists keep abreast of the different medications that an elderly person is prescribed to treat their more complex health issues in order to decrease adverse side effects and avoid dangerous drug interactions.
- Internal Medicine
An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.
Dr. Nizaamuddeen Toofanny has the following 11 expertise
- Cognitive Issues/Testing
- Urinary Incontinence
- Memory Disorders
- Dementia Testing
- Alzheimer's Disease
- EOL Care
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After several months of specialist appointments for my 86 year old father, we were referred to Dr. Toofanny to help hm with his various health issues. This was the first doctor that looked at everything holistically, and provided great counsel and support to our family. He was extremely thorough, thoughtful and patient as he had gone through all of my dad's health records and assessed everything with confidence and compassion. We left that appt with such relief and hope that we were on the right track to getting my healthy dad back to a better quality of life. Thank you and highly recommend Dr. Toofanny for geriatric medicine.
What can I say? Dr. Toofanny is a rare physician: he is first and foremost a warm,caring person and then an amazing doctor. My expectations with Dr. Toofanny over the past 3 years have been exceeded time and again. I had become accustomed to the typical doctor where you have to constantly call to obtain information and/or results and often times I wouldn't get them at all unless I agreed to another visit... and nevermind doctors ever personally returning a phone call.. Do you know what I mean? Well Dr. Toofanny is the example all doctors should follow - he reminds me of the doctors from when I was young; they actually seemed to care for their patients. He's completely honest and open, especially when it comes to your diagnoses and treatment. Not only is he on top of my condition, Dr. Toofanny always calls me back when I need to speak with him or to discuss lab results, etc... In short he and his staff are always available to help. Dr. Toofanny is an excellent doctor in his practice and anybody who thinks otherwise is a fool!!
My husband was a recent patient at the center. Overall the care was ok. The PT and OT were fabulous, but the Dr. and attending nurse - where were they?? The first week of my husband's stay, they were no where to be found and on Friday, when they realized he was actually at the facility, they decided to rush him to RO Beaumont just in case. They did not believe the weekend staff at the facility was capable in case something happened. Of course, it was a wasted trip. The Drs. in ER could not figure out why he was rushed over by ambulance. I could go on about him, but I really do have more important things to do. Hopefully you don't ever have to deal with him!!
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2015)
Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.
Dr. Toofanny is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
United States Army Medical Center
Dr. Nizaamuddeen Toofanny accepts the following insurance providers.
- Aetna Choice POS II
- Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
- Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
BCBS Blue Card
- BCBS Blue Card PPO
- BCBS MI Blue Care Network HMO Group Enrollees
- BCBS MI PPO Plans Group Enrollees
- Humana Choice POS
- Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
- Multiplan PPO
- PHCS PPO
- PriorityHealth HMO
- PriorityHealth Priority PPO
- UHC Choice Plus POS
- UHC Navigate HMO
- UHC Navigate POS
- UHC Options PPO
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