Dr. Phong Vu, MD

Dr. Phong Vu, MD

Pain Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 55
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Phong Vu, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Garden Grove, CA and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from University Of Paris and specializes in pain medicine.

13153 Brookhurst St

Garden Grove, CA 92843

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • TriWest Champus
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas


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Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
more than 48% of peers
more than 44% of peers
Low Back Pain
more than 42% of peers

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  • Pain Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*

Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Headache
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Spondylosis

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.


  • University Of Paris
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Albert Einstein College Of Medicine Of Yeshiva University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Mount Sinai Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Vu's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Vu to family and friends
based on 21 total reviews (11 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

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Dr. Vu's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (11)

Dr. VU is one of those unique healthcare professionals that embodies compassionate care, a deep understanding of pain management, and the needs of his patients as it relates to their complete health. As veteran, I have benefited from his exceptional skill and knowledge that has greatly increased my...more
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Very knowledgeable doctor, helped me where others could not. Staff is very professional and respond quickly to calls and questions the way a private office should be. He actually talks to you instead of typing on a computer like other docs I've been to. I Was referred by a doctor friend who's wife...more
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Dr VU is the most caring and helpful doctor I have ever gone to. I have had a severe scoliosis since I was a child, and have gone to many doctors for many years. He listens to what you say and does what he says he will do, never do I feel rushed talking to him, he gives you all the time you need. I...more
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I have been under the care of many, many doctors over the past decade due to heart and spinal disease issues. Unfortunately most of my experience with primary care and specialist have left a lot to be desired. This is not the case with Dr VU. He spends ample time with me to discuss my medical...more
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Dr VU has been my doctor for 3 years now, Usually people only write reviews if they are unhappy, I feel compelled to write a review about him. Dr VU and staff are wonderful. He spends time talking to you and understand your needs. He is not pushy but firm and explains why he recommends the course...more
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