Dr. Trinh Vu, MD

Dr. Trinh Vu, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 59
Dr. Trinh Vu, MD is a family medicine specialist in Monterey, CA and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from Regional University of Groningen / Faculty of Medical Science- in 1987 and specializes in family medicine, surgery, and more.Read his story

975 Cass St

Monterey, CA 93940

Contact Information

(831) 641-7155

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Vu's Experience

Dr. Vu's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Vu's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Vu "Trinh D Vu, MD Accomplishments: Doctorate Degree in Medicine for Netherlands and for European Communities -with honors. Board Certified in General Family Medicine in the Netherlands Post Graduate Training in Surgery Diakonessenhuis Hospital Groningen, Netherlands. Post Graduate/Human Pancreas Procurement University of California Irvine/Loma Linda University Medical Center Loma Linda, CA Post Graduate/Reconstructive & Cosmetic Surgery Laguna Hills, CA Residency/Surgery NY University School of Medicine/Brooklyn Hospital Center Fellowship/Laser Surgery Naval Medical Center, San Diego, CA Medical Director/Urgent Care Physician from July 2007 to current. During my tenure as one of the top Urgent Care physician I provided urgent care to patients, treated workman's compensation injuries, performed thousand of minor surgeries, and provided care to numerous trauma patients. I saw approximately more than 70,000 patients during this time. My patients covered the human spectrum from infant to elderly and from simple to complicated cases. During this time and to current there was no litigation. Awards: 2018: Has been selected as an honored member for TRADEMARK TOP DOCTORS OF AMERICA HONORS EDITION 2017 2017: Nominated for American's Best Physician 2013: Nominated for Physician of the year by Monterey Medical Society 2005: Research Award in the Specialty of Dermatology/Plastic Surgery, by the American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery Inc 1997: Recognition as best doctor at the Brooklyn Medical Center, NY, by Brooklyn News."
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3  Specialties

  • Family Medicine
  • Surgery
  • Urgent Care Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Vu does not have any board certifications listed.

158  Conditions Treated

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21  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Liver Function Test
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Newborn Metabolic Screening
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

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.


  • Regional University of Groningen / Faculty of Medical Science- Premed
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1982
  • Regional University of Groningen / Faculty of Medical Science-
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Regional University of Groningen / Faculty of Medical Science
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Regional University of Groningen / Faculty of Medical Science
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • NYU/Brooklyn Hosp Ctr-General Surgery
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Laser & Dermatological Surgery fellowship at Naval Medical Center, San Diego, CA
    Other Education | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Vu has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Vu has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Dutch
  • Vietnamese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Vu's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Vu to family and friends
8 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
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  • 1

Dr. Vu'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 (1)

Fantastic Physician! He owns Hercules Medical NOT w Doctors on Duty for Many Years!!! Find him in Seaside at Hercules and soon at his new location in Monterey on Cass Street!
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