Dr. Anthony Nguyen, MD

Dr. Anthony Nguyen, MD

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Oncology  |  
Male  |  
42 y/o
(17)

Accepting new patients

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

Comprehensive Cancer Centers of Nevada

1505 Wigwam Pkwy Ste 130

Henderson, NV 89074
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Accepted insurance

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

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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."

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Specialties

  • Oncology
  • Hematology
  • Medical Oncology
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Board Certifications

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

  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anemia
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bone Cancer
  • Brain Cancer
  • Breast Cancer
  • Cancer
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • ENT Cancer
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lymphoma
  • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
  • Melanoma
  • Merkel Cell Carcinoma
  • Myeloma
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Neutropenia
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Oral Cancer
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Purpura
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Cancer
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tonsil Cancer

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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

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nguyen to family and friends
4.3
based on 17 total reviews (4 with comments)
Dr. Nguyen's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (4)
Las Vegas |
I have been seeing Dr Nguyen for about 6 years. What a fantastic Doctor his bedside manner is awesome. Dr. Nguyen explains everything so you can understand it and spends the time to listen to your concerns or input. I travel from Summerlin to his office just so I don't have to change to another doctor.All the staff are great
Thank you for taking the time to write a review and leave us a 5-star rating. We are so happy to hear about the positive experience you've had under the care of Dr. Anthony Nguyen and staff. We appreciate this feedback and wish you all the best.
in Las Vegas, NV |
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.
in Las Vegas, NV |
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 very well organized as well. Thank You all,,,Dr. Nguyen and the whole staff for making my experience at your office a nice one. Sincerely, Debra Einerwold
Henderson |
He is amazing and if not for him they would never have been able to diagnose my lupus.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Nguyen accepts 18 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • America's Health Choice
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
    Beech Street (Multiplan) EPO
    Beech Street (Multiplan) HMO
    Beech Street (Multiplan) POS
    Beech Street (Multiplan) PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Cross and Blue Shield
    Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna EPO
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna POS
    Cigna PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health Care POS
    Coventry Health Care PPO
  • Culinary Health Fund
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) EPO
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) POS
  • HealthChoice
    HealthChoice PPO
  • Humana
    Humana Choice Medicare Advantage PPO
    Humana HMOx
    Humana POS
    Humana PPO
  • Medicaid
  • One Health
    One Health POS
    One Health PPO
  • PHCS
    PHCS EPO
    PHCS Par-Multi Plan
    PHCS Par-Multi Plan PPO
    PHCS POS
    PHCS PPO
  • Sierra Choice
    Sierra Choice POS
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
    Tricare South
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare EPO
    United Healthcare HMO
    United Healthcare POS
    United Healthcare PPO
  • USA Health Network
    USA Health Network PPO
  • Veteran Administration Plan

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Hospitals where Dr. Nguyen has admitting privileges

Southern Hills Hospital and Medical Center
9300 W Sunset Rd
Las Vegas, NV 89148
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Boulder City Hospital
901 Adams Blvd
Boulder City, NV 89005
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North Vista Hospital
1409 E Lake Mead Blvd
North Las Vegas, NV 89030
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Spring Valley Hospital Medical Center
5400 S Rainbow Blvd
Las Vegas, NV 89118
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St. Rose Dominican, San Martin Campus
8280 W Warm Springs Rd
Las Vegas, NV 89113
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St. Rose Dominican, Siena Campus
3001 Saint Rose Pkwy
Henderson, NV 89052
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