Dr. Mike Nguyen, MD

Dr. Mike Nguyen, MD

Urology  |  
Male  |  
Age 43
(10)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Mike Nguyen, MD is an urology specialist in Glendale, CA and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from University Of California, Davis, School Of Medicine in 2000 and specializes in urology.Read his story

1808 Verdugo Blvd Ste 318

Glendale, CA 91208

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Employee Health Systems
  • Health Net
  • HealthCare Partners
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Top Care Areas

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

Urinary Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
very high
more than 95% of peers
Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Dr. Nguyen's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Nguyen "Dr. Mike Nguyen, MD, MPH has extensive experience in the latest robotic and minimally invasive approaches including robotic kidney-sparing partial nephrectomy for kidney cancer and robotic prostatectomy for prostate cancer. He is an expert in the treatment and prevention of kidney stone disease and is the founder of the popular "KidneyStoners" website for kidney stone patients. At his three clinic locations in Glendale, Los Angeles, and Pasadena CA, he also sees and treats patients for general urologic conditions. Dr. Nguyen was appointed the Director of Robotic Surgery at USC Verdugo Hills Hospital in 2016. Prior to joining the faculty of USC in 2013, he was the Director of Minimally Invasive Urologic Surgery at the University of Arizona. He is a leader in the prevention of urologic diseases including the prevention of prostate cancer and prevention of kidney stones. He was appointed a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology's (ASCO) Cancer Prevention Committee from 2015-2018 and was invited to participated in an NIH review panel for kidney stone prevention. He conducts research in several areas including prostate cancer prevention, kidney cancer evaluation, and the prevention of kidney stone disease. Dr. Nguyen has over 40 peer-reviewed articles in the urologic literature and is a reviewer for several urology journals. Dr. Nguyen completed his medical school and urology residency training at UC Davis and a fellowship in robotic and laparoscopic urologic surgery at the Cleveland Clinic. He also has a Master's in Public Health from UCLA."

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Nguyen "I believe that providing the best urologic care means offering both state-of-the art surgical approaches and innovative prevention and wellness interventions for improving and maintaining urologic health. I also believe in empowering patients with the latest evidence based medicine information and strive to approach each patient interaction with compassion and respect in order to earn trust as a partner in improving urologic health."
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Specialties

  • Urology
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Board Certifications

  • Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Urology*
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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 At San Diego
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1996
  • University Of California, Davis, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • University Of California At Davis / School Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • University Of California At Davis / School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006
  • The Cleveland Clinic Foundation-Fellowship In Advanced Laparoscopic and Robotic Urologic Surgery
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007
  • University Of California At Los Angeles-Masters In Public Health
    Other Education | Completed 2011

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Nguyen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Nguyen's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nguyen to family and friends
4.4
based on 10 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Nguyen's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

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I have been a patient of Dr. Mike Nguyen for many years and I am so very grateful to him for the excellent health care service I have received from him. His nursing staff are caring, professional, and very friendly. Dr. Mike Nguyen patiently explained my treatment plan to me and genuinely cares...more
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