Dr. Anthony Nguyen, MD

Dr. Anthony Nguyen, MD

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Medical Oncology  ·  
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42 y/o
(17)

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Dr. Anthony Nguyen, MD is a medical oncology specialist in Henderson, NV and has been practicing for 11 years. He specializes in medical oncology, hematology, and more.Read his story

Comprehensive Cancer Centers of Nevada

1505 Wigwam Pkwy Ste 130

Henderson, NV 89074
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • America's Health Choice
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Culinary Health Fund
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthChoice
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • One Health
  • PHCS
  • Sierra Choice

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Nguyen performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Anemia
very high
more than 96% of peers
Cancer
very high
more than 88% of peers
Oral Cancer
normal
more than 78% of peers

Dr. Nguyen's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Nguyen's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Nguyen "EDUCATION After graduating summa cum laude in biology in 1997, Dr. Nguyen received his medical degree from the University of California, Irvine, College of Medicine in 2001. He received internal medicine training at UCI Medical Center, Long Beach Memorial Medical Center and Long Beach VA Medical Center. Dr. Nguyen completed his hematology and medical oncology fellowship at the NCI-designated Chao Family Comprehensive Cancer Center at University of California, Irvine Medical Center. During his fellowship, he received training in Bone Marrow/Stem Cell Transplantation at UCLA Medical Center. AREAS OF SPECIAL INTEREST Aerodigestive Tumors, Lung Cancer, Gastrointestinal Cancer, Integrative Oncology, Hematology EXPERIENCE While at the Chao Family Comprehensive Cancer Center at the University of California, Irvine, he was awarded the Amgen Fellowship for translation cancer research. There, he was actively involved in both basic science and clinical research. He has served as a co-investigator in multiple clinical trials and has authored/co-authored peer reviewed articles and abstracts. He authored one of the earliest Phase I clinical trials examining the effects of Resveratrol and grape powder on colorectal cancer patients further stimulating his interest in integrative oncology. Dr. Nguyen joined Comprehensive Cancer Centers of Nevada in 2007. He currently serves on the editorial advisory board for multiple journals including: Oncology & Biotech News, Onc Live, and Contemporary Oncology. Dr. Nguyen was recognized as a Medical Marvel by Nevada Business Magazine in 2012, 2013 and 2014 and was recently named Top 40 Under 40 by Vegas, Inc. PERSONAL Dr. Nguyen and his wife, a practicing Optometrist in Henderson, have two children. Growing up in Southern California, he enjoys most ocean sports, especially body boarding and surfing. Here at home in Henderson, he enjoys hiking and saltwater aquariums. BOARD CERTIFIED Internal Medicine Medical Oncology Hematology MEMBERSHIPS IN PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS Clark County Medical Society"
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Nguyen "I want my treatment to include the most modern, state of the art, and personalized techniques in medicine and surgery. I like to be educated in all of my options whether they are an integrative medicine approach versus clinical protocols versus other options offered at outside oncology centers. I want to treat my patients with compassion and sincerity. Most importantly, I want to communicate clearly so that I could make the best decision for my patients."

3  Specialties

  • Medical Oncology
  • Hematology
  • Oncology

2  Board Certifications

  • Hematology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Medical Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

55  Conditions Treated

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5  Procedures

  • Cancer Treatment
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Chemotherapy
  • Hematologic Disorder Treatment
  • Thoracentesis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Nevada.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University Of California, Irvine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1997
  • University Of California, Irvine, College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • University Of California Irvine Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • University Of California Irvine Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • University Of California Irvine Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Nguyen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Nguyen's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nguyen to family and friends
17 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
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  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Nguyen's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Patient Comments (4)

Excellent doctor speaks to you in medical terms you can totally understand. Spends all the time you need to be fully aware of what is going on. The staff are excellent I have been going for over 7 years never once have I had a complaint about anything. Top notch doctor and staff would highly...more
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Thank you for taking the time to write a review and give Dr. Nguyen a 5-star rating. We are so pleased to hear about the positive experience you've had with your care team at Comprehensive Cancer Centers of Nevada. If there is anything you need, please do not hesitate to reach out to us directly at infocccn@usoncolgy.com. Thank you,

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I love Dr. Nguyen. He is not only caring and professional, he takes his time and allows me to ask questions and he gives answers that I can understand. He has been a great provider and I'm so grateful I can have him as my doctor.
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Dr. Nguyen made me feel so comfortable during our visits and he made sure I thoroughly understood my plan of treatment and expected outcomes. He has a terrific attitude and is a genius. I Highly Recommend him. The Staff in his office are all so polite and cheerful, always smiling and the office is...more
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He is amazing and if not for him they would never have been able to diagnose my lupus.
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