Dr. Thien Nguyen, MD

Dr. Thien Nguyen, MD

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Bariatric Surgery  ·  
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44 y/o
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Dr. Thien Nguyen, MD is a bariatric surgery specialist in Bellevue, WA and has been practicing for 10 years. He specializes in bariatric surgery and general surgery.Read his story

Overlake Medical Clinics/Overlake Hospital Cancer Center

1231 116th Ave NE Ste 515

Bellevue, WA 98004
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Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • America's Health Insurance Plans
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Asuris Northwest Health
  • Beacon Health Strategies
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Behavioral Health Network
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • ChoiceCare Network
  • Cigna

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Dr. Nguyen's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Stomach Surgery
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nguyen performs Stomach Surgery more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Nguyen performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

Obesity
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nguyen treats Obesity more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Nguyen treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nguyen performs Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Nguyen performs this procedure more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Nguyen's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Pain
Anorectal Abscess
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Colectomy
Colorectal Cancer
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophageal Surgery
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gastrectomy
Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
Gastrotomy
Hidradenitis
Incisional Hernia
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
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
Meckel's Diverticulum
Obesity
Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Partial Lung Collapse
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pleural Effusion
Port Placements or Replacements
Pyloric Stenosis
Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
Rib Fracture
Secondary Malignancies
Sleeve Gastrectomy
Splenectomy
Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
Stomach Surgery
Umbilical Hernia
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Ventral Hernia

About Me

Care Philosophy

Our program is based on our experience with hundreds of successful weight loss surgery patients. We take a team approach and believe your active involvement is critical to long-term success. We are committed to helping you through this life-changing journey.

Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2008
    Brigham and Women's Hospital/Harvard Medical School
    Fellowship Hospital
    2008
  • 2007
    Virginia Mason Med Center
    Residency Hospital
    2007
  • 2003
    Virginia Mason Med Center
    Internship Hospital
    2003
  • 2002
    University Of Southern California / Keck School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    2002

Languages

  • Vietnamese
  • English

Awards

Dr. Nguyen's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Nguyen

4.3

Based on 17 reviews

5 Stars
76.47058823529412%
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4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
11.764705882352942%
(2)
2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
11.764705882352942%
(2)

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On June 15th, I prepared myself for a three hour surgery. Turned out to be much more complicated. The surgery took 8.5 hours. Dr. Nguyen was a class act. He communicated well with me on the phone, and showed up at the hospital. The whole staff is excellent, he's excellent, and I highly recommend...Read More
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Dr. Nguyen is a very thorough and thoughtful physician. He takes his oath of first do no harm very seriously. His protocols for safe outcomes are excellent. I would trust him with any type of general or Bariatric Surgery I needed. Lastly, he is incredibly humble and kind.
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Dr. Nguyen is very knowledgeable, respectful and works hard to ensure that you have a comfortable and pleasant experience.
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Locations

Overlake Medical Clinics/Overlake Hospital Cancer Center

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(425) 247-1912
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  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

AARP
Aetna
Advantage
Aetna Test HMO
Aetna Test POS
Aetna Test PPO
Choice
Choice POS
Choice PPO
Medicare Advantage HMO
Medicare Advantage PPO
Open Choice
Open Choice POS
Open Choice PPO
Altius Health Plans
America's Health Insurance Plans
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Assurant Health
Asuris Northwest Health
Beacon Health Strategies
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Behavioral Health Network
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
ChoiceCare Network
Cigna
Great West Healthcare-Cigna
Great West Healthcare-Cigna HMO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna POS
Commercial Insurance Company
Community Health Group
Medi-Cal
Community Health Network
Coventry Health Care
Federal Employee Program (FEP)
First Choice Health
First Choice Health HMO
First Choice Health POS
First Choice Health PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test
Fortis Benefits Insurance Company
Gallagher Basset
Group Health Cooperative (GHC)
Access PPO
Clear Care HMO
Clear Care PPO
Options PPO
Health Net
Health Payors Organization
HealthFirst
HealthSmart
HealthSmart - Interplan Health Group
Interplan Health Group
Heritage Provider Network
Humana
Medicare Advantage
Medicare Advantage HMO
Medicare PPO
Kaiser Permanente
LifeWise
Connect
Magellan Health Services
Medicaid of Washington State
Moda Health
Molina Healthcare
MultiPlan
PHCS Network
National Preferred Provider Network
ODS Health Plan
PacificSource
Preferred Health Plan, Inc.
Premera Blue Cross
Private HealthCare Systems
Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
Regence Blue Shield of Washington
Preferred Provider Network
Sedgwick Claims Management Services
Three Rivers Provider Network
Tricare
TriCare for Life
TriWest Champus
Uniform Medical Plan
UnitedHealthCare
Medicare Advantage
Medicare Advantage - Chronic Complete HMO-SNP
Medicare Advantage HMO
Medicare Advantage PFFS
Medicare Supplement PPO
USA Health Network
Value Options
Behavioral Health
Veteran Administration Plan
Washington State Department of Labor & Industries
Wells Fargo Insurance

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