Professional Biographies

Sophia Thiyagarajan, NP

Primary Specialty: Cardiology

Years With Optum: 2


Average Star Rating:

(490 patient ratings)





Education:
  • Undergrad School:

    Grand canyon University, Arizona

  • Graduate School:

    Walden University, Minneapolis, MN

Special Interests:

Prevention of cardiac disaeses by patient education and other preventive measures, especially in women.

I like the challenges in health care and job satisfaction with the work when done with perfection.

Previous Employment:

Heart Hospital of New Mexico @Lovelace Medical Center, Albuquerque, NM
Registered Nurse & Charge Nurse in Cardiology.

National University Hospital, Singapore
Registered Nurse and Relieving Charge Nurse

Sundaram Medical Foundation, Chennai, India
Registered Nurse

St. Isabel Hospital, Chennai, India
Registered Nurse

Languages:
Tamil
Certifications:
BLS and ACLS Certification
Lead ECG Training
IABP Training
National Stroke Association
HIPPA & OSHA
Organization(s):
Member of American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP).
Member of American Association of Critical Care Nurses
Member of Student Nurses Association of India.
About:

How do you think people see you?

I am friendly and compassionate.

Hobbies:

Reading books and cooking healthy recipes


Patient Ratings & Reviews

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Oct 25, 2020

This was a virtual appt. and it went better than any of the previous virual appts.

- Verified Patient


Oct 22, 2020

*Dr. Thiyagarajan discussed my EKG, my blood pressure and medication. The importance of making sure I have medications at all times. Her availability to making sure I have the best care when an if needed. Thank you *Dr. Thiyagarajan.

- Verified Patient


Oct 08, 2020

I really believe Sofia cares deeply and has an energetic desire to help her patients, so I leave these comments as a help not a criticism. She's very good at asking if I had questions. I was never told on previous visits what the "blip on my EKG" was exac

- Verified Patient


Oct 07, 2020

I dreaded this because that's just me. I hate new stuff. Sophia and her MA made it pleasant.

- Verified Patient


Oct 02, 2020

I felt comfortable asking questions about my medical results

- Verified Patient


Sep 24, 2020

perfect

- Verified Patient


Sep 21, 2020

Sophia is great. Her care inspires me to improve my habits and she discusses options with me one-on-one.

- Verified Patient


Sep 19, 2020

she is excellent at communicating and asking me if the treatment is ok with me. she explains everything in detail and writes information down for me.

- Verified Patient


Sep 17, 2020

Sophia was very kind and made sure that I felt like I was being heard.

- Verified Patient


Sep 17, 2020

Sophia was the nicest and informative. We discussed both options and medications for my treatment. I appreciate that she treated me with respect.

- Verified Patient

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