Dr. Ngai Nguyen, MD

Dr. Ngai Nguyen, MD

Cardiology | Male | 67 years old

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Dr. Nguyen specializes in Cardiology and practices in San Jose, CA. He practices at 1 location.

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  • Internal Medicinenull
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    No malpractice history found for California.

  • 1
    Sanction

    has received 1 Sanction

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    • Failure to keep adequate medical records
    • Action Taken:Reprimand
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    • License Placed on Inactive Status
    • Illinois
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  • Medical School
  • Internship Hospital
  • Residency Hospital
  • Fellowship Hospital
  • Undergraduate School
  • Other Education
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    • Helpfulness
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    • Staff
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    Experience with Dr. Nguyen
    • Level of trust in provider's decisions
       (4)
    • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
       (4)
    • How well provider listens and answers questions
       (4)
    • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
       (4)
    Dr. Nguyen's Office & Staff
    • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
       (4)
    • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
       (4)
    • Staff friendliness and courteousness
       (4)
    • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      31 – 45 minutes (4)
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    Specialties

    • Cardiology
    • Internal Medicine
    • Interventional Cardiology

    Board Certifications

    Why It Matters: Dr. Nguyen's Board Certifications

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    • Cardiovascular Disease
    • Internal Medicine

    Conditions Treated

    • Aneurysm
    • Aneurysm of Heart
    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Dissection
    • Aortic Ectasia
    • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Aortic Stenosis
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
    • Arrhythmias
    • Atrial Fibrillation
    • Atrial Flutter
    • Autonomic Disorders
    • Benign Tumor
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Chest Pain
    • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
    • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
    • Congenital Heart Defects
    • Congenital Heart Disease
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Endocarditis
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • Heart Disease
    • Heart Murmur
    • Heart Palpitations
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart Disease
    • Hypotension
    • Limb Swelling
    • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Pulmonary Edema
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Valve Disease
    • Septal Defect
    • Syncope
    • Thrombosis
    • Tricuspid Valve Disease
    • Vascular Disease

    Procedures Performed

    • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
    • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardiac Electrophysiology
    • Cardiac Imaging
    • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
    • Cardiovascular Stress Test
    • Cardioversion, Elective
    • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
    • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
    • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
    • Impella Device
    • Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
    • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
    • Thoracentesis
    • Thrombolysis
    • Vascular Surgical Procedure

    Background Check

    • 0
      Malpractice Claims

      No malpractice history found for California.

    • 1
      Sanction

      Dr. Nguyen has received 1 sanction

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      • Failure to keep adequate medical records  (11/29/2011)
      • Action Taken: Reprimand
      • Summary: Please reference the following Document
      • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
      • State: California
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    • 1
      Board Action

      Dr. Nguyen has 1 board action

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      • Disciplinary action in another state  (4/25/2012)
      • Action Taken: License Placed on Inactive Status
      • Summary: Nguyen, Ngai Xuan MD License # 036 065920

        Nature of Complaint

        The physician has a sister state disciplinary action in the State of California.

        Action Taken

        The Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation, Division of Professional Regulation has placed the physician’s Illinois physician and surgeon license in Refuse to Renew status.

      • State: Illinois
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    Education

    • Medical School
      University Of Saigon
    • Internship Hospital
      Cook County Hospital
    • Residency Hospital
      Loma Linda University
    • Fellowship Hospital
      University Of Miami

    Awards & Recognition

    • Awards & Honors

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    • Media & Publications

      Dr. Nguyen has no media or publications listed.

    Languages Spoken

    • English
    • Vietnamese
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    Dr. Nguyen's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

    • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    • Specializes in Cardiology
    • Board certified in Cardiovascular Disease and Internal Medicine
    • No malpractice claims found
    • Sanctions found
    • Board actions found
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    Dr. Nguyen's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    31 – 45 minutes

    Experience with Dr. Nguyen

    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients