Dr. Phillip Ng, MD

Dr. Phillip Ng, MD

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Nephrology  |  
Male  |  
51 y/o
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Dr. Phillip Ng, MD is a nephrology specialist in Redwood City, CA and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from Boston University School Of Medicine in 1994 and specializes in nephrology and internal medicine.

Dignity Health Medical Group - Sequoia

170 Alameda De Las Pulgas

Redwood City, CA 94062
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Accepted insurance

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net of California
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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Top Care Areas

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

Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hypercalcemia
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Ng'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.

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Ng "I am very dedicated to my patients' care. I do not use an answering service and it's easy to get an appointment in the office to see me. I'll see my patients when they are well enough to come to my office but also when they are very sick and need to stay overnight in the hospital."
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Specialties

  • Nephrology
  • Internal Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

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Procedures

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

  • Cooper Union
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1988
  • Boston University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Boston University School Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Boston University School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Stanford University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ng has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Cantonese
  • Mandarin

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ng's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ng to family and friends
3.7
based on 3 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

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Dr. Ng's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

in Redwood City
Thoroughly reviews details of past medical history and labwork, listens, answers all questions, never rushes you, terrific diagnostician, highly recommend.
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in Santa Rosa, CA
Dr Ng was my husband's nephrologist and is my internist. He is in all ways the best doctor I've ever had or known. He LISTENS. Other medical professionals tell me he is the smartest doctor they've ever known and THE BEST. He is not egotistical. He discusses my own research with me.. He has no...more
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in San Mateo, CA
Dr Ng maybe technically proficient, but I'll never find out given his poor bedside manner. He comes off arrogant, describing his training as a Ferrari compared to the training of internal medicine doctors. While I was sounding my symptoms off, he often cut me off, impatiently. Not really...more
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