Dr. Scott Nguyen, MD

Dr. Scott Nguyen, MD

General Surgery  ·  
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Age 43
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Dr. Scott Nguyen, MD is a general surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from University Of California, Davis, School Of Medicine in 2001 and specializes in general surgery.

5 E 98th St Fl 14

New York, NY 10029

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • 12 More

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Nguyen's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nguyen performs Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Nguyen performs this procedure more than 94% of his peers

Hernia Repair
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nguyen performs Hernia Repair more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Nguyen performs this procedure more than 92% of his peers

Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nguyen performs Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Nguyen performs this procedure more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Nguyen's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Adrenalectomy
Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
Anal Disorders
Aneurysm
Anorectal Abscess
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
Benign Tumor
Biliary Atresia
Bladder Surgery
Bone Marrow Biopsy
Breast Diseases
Breast Lump
Cancer
Cholangiocarcinoma
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cholelithiasis
Colectomy
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
Esophagomyotomy
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision of Stomach Tumor
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
Fracture
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
Gallbladder Surgery
Gastrectomy
Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrointestinal Surgery
Gynecologic Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Surgery
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Hidradenitis
Hyperparathyroidism
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Incisional Hernia
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Lipomas
Liver Cancer
Lung Cancer
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Meckel's Diverticulum
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Non-Invasive Mechanical Ventilation With Robotic Assistance
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Pancreatic Cancer
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Partial Lung Collapse
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Artery Bypass
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Pleural Effusion
Port Placements or Replacements
Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
Pulmonary Disease
Pyloric Stenosis
Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Rib Fracture
Secondary Malignancies
Small Intestine Cancer
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Splenectomy
Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Stomach Surgery
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
Tracheal Surgery
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Umbilical Hernia
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Vaginal Surgery
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Ventral Hernia
Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

Dr. Scott Nguyen, MD is a general surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from University Of California, Davis, School Of Medicine in 2001 and specializes in general surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • Mount Sinai Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital
  • Mount Sinai Hospital
    Residency Hospital
  • Mount Sinai Hospital
    Internship Hospital
  • 2001
    University Of California, Davis, School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    2001

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Dr. Nguyen's Reviews

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4.5

Based on 8 reviews

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Average Wait Time
  • 10 – 15 minutes
Dr. Nguyen's Performance
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  • Explains condition(s) well
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  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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Some reviews state a wait time of 10-15 minutes... my appointment this morning 6/1/18 was scheduled at 9:45am, i showed up at 9:30 to fill out the new patient paperwork, and then sat in the waiting room for 2 hours. I checked every now and then with the receptionists only to be told "not yet."...Read More
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Dr. Nguyen removed my gallbladder and it was awesome. I live in a 4th floor walkup and I was able to go up my stairs unassisted the same afternoon as my surgery (approx. 3 hours post-op). My only regret is that I postponed surgery for so long out of fear and suffered needlessly. It has been over...Read More
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Dr. Nguyen saved my life. I had gastric Sleeve with him three years ago since pre-surgery he has guide me and supported me each step of the way. His a honest and friendly doctor. Today I make three years since surgery and 140 pounds gone. I forever am thankful for this journey. If you thinking...Read More
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna Test
Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union WC
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Amerihealth
Personal Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
EmblemHealth
Emblem Health
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Fidelis Care
Fidelis Care HMO
HealthFirst
ABCD HMO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Locals (any local)
MagnaCare
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Neighborhood Health Plan
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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