Dr. Son Nguyen, MD

Dr. Son Nguyen, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 43
Dr. Son Nguyen, MD is a family medicine specialist in Gretna, LA and has been practicing for 6 years. He graduated from St. Matthews University / School Of Medicine in 2009 and specializes in family medicine and preventive medicine.

435 Lapalco Blvd Ste 1

Gretna, LA 70056

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Buckeye Community Health Plan
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
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Dr. Nguyen's Experience

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  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

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2  Specialties

  • Family Medicine
  • Preventive Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

24  Conditions Treated

7  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Joint Injection
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Physical Examination
  • Urinalysis

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Rutgers University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1992
  • St. Matthews University / School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2009
  • East Jefferson General Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2010
  • East Jefferson General Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2012
  • Tulane Affil Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2012

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Vietnamese

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Dr. Nguyen's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nguyen to family and friends
27 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (27)

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Dr. Nguyen's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

This Dr. refused to see me because I have chronic back pain. He also didn't like that I was upset because his office was charging me the wrong amount. I even pulled up proof from my insurance's website that they were charging me wrong and they didn't care. I was very respectful and just wanted to...more
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My name is Christina and I was seen by Dr.Son Nguyen and I was told I am a problem because I have way too many medical problems and he also asked if I see a specialist for all of my problems and I do cause their the ones who diagnosed me , I mean come on your a doctor you should know these things...more
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Doctor Son is caring and helping me continuing with my work. I appreciate his sincerity. Ned Graci
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I was told by other specialists this so called doctor sent me to without even trying to hear my health concerns to find a better Primary care physician. He will schedule you to come in at a certain time and will see walk ins before he calls you back then it's more waiting and then will not pay...more
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Dr. Nguyen is a good doctor. However, there's a very uncompassionate FRONT staff. I would not recommend anyone to his office. When I spoke to Dr Nguyen about his staff, he did nothing about the situation. He is no longer my DOCTOR !
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