Dr. Thomas Nguyen, MD

Dr. Thomas Nguyen, MD

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50 y/o
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Dr. Thomas Nguyen, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Reston, VA and has been practicing for 19 years. He specializes in pain medicine, acute pain medicine, and more.Read his story

Virginia Spine Institute

11800 Sunrise Valley Dr

Reston, VA 20191
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Group Health Cooperative (GHC)
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Virginia
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

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Chronic Neck Pain
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nguyen treats Chronic Neck Pain more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Nguyen treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nguyen treats Post-Laminectomy Syndrome more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Nguyen treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nguyen treats Low Back Pain more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Nguyen treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Nguyen's conditions and procedures:

Acupuncture
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
Back Pain
Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
Bone Disorders
Brain Disorders
Bursa Injection
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
Cervical Injection
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Degenerative Disc Disease
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epidural Injection
Epidural Steroid Injections
Facet Joint Injection
Facet Joint Pain
Fibromyalgia
Fluoroscopy
Fracture
Headache
Herniated Disc
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Knee Pain
Leg Pain
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Disc Degeneration
Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
Lumbar Herniated Disc
Lumbar Radiculopathy
Migraine
Myelopathy
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Neck Muscle Strain
Neck Pain
Nerve Block, Somatic
Nerve Blocks
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Pain Management
Pain Medication Management
Pain Pump
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Pathological Spine Fracture
Peripheral Nerve Block
Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Radiofrequency Ablation
Sacroiliac Joint Injection
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Injections
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stem Cell Therapy
Steroid Injection
Thoracic Epidural Steroid Injection
Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS)
Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS)
Upper Back Pain

About Me

Care Philosophy

Dr. Nguyen joined Virginia Spine Institute in 2005 to strengthen the comprehensive and interventional pain management practice. As Director of the Pain Management Center of Virginia, a state-of-the-art outpatient medical center, he has been recogn...

Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Acupuncture
  • Acute Pain Medicine
  • Anesthesiology

Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
  • Pain Medicine

Education

  • 2004
    Medical College of Georgia
    Residency Hospital
    2004
  • 2004
    University Of California At Davis / School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    2004
  • 1999
    Mayo Clinic Jacksonville
    Fellowship Hospital
    1999
  • 1998
    The George Washington U
    Residency Hospital
    1998
  • 1995
    Riverside Regional Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
    1995
  • 1994
    Eastern Virginia Medical School Of The Medical College Of Hampton Roads
    Medical School
    1994
  • 1990
    The College of William and Mary
    Undergraduate School
    1990

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Dr. Nguyen's Reviews

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Dr. Nguyen is one of the most wonderful physicians I have ever encountered. He is kind, compassionate and considerate. He will take ample time to address my concerns, and I never feel rushed.
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Dr. Nguyen is wonderful! He has helped manage my lower back and leg pain for 5+ years and I couldn't ask for a better pain management Dr. He is personable, compassionate, knowledgeable, and I believe he truly cares about each and every one of his patients. I can't imagine every going to another...Read More
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I have been going to Dr Nguyen for several years after my last back surgery. I actually consider him a friend in addition to my pain Dr. I would recommend him to anyone who is suffering from chronic pain. Dr Nguyen is a very compassionate Dr who goes out of his way to help relieve you pain.
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I have been a patient of Dr. Nguyen for close to 10 years. I was told 10 years ago by Dr. Schuler that I would never be free of pain so he introduced me to Dr. Nguyen. Dr. Nguyen has been very personable, patient, empathetic and compassionate.
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Dr. Nguyen has always been very considerate of my problems with pain. He has worked with my other doctors at Virginia Spine Institute to provide me with the best possible relief from my pain. Over the years that I've seen him I have had cervical injections as well as oral pain medications. He has...Read More
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Locations

Virginia Spine Institute

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(703) 574-0838
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  • Hours
    • Mon: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Insurance accepted

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Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
Cigna
Coventry Health Care
Group Health Cooperative (GHC)
Group Health Cooperative
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Medicaid
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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