Dr. Vu Nguyen, MD

Dr. Vu Nguyen, MD

Dermatopathology  ·  
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Age 49
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Dr. Vu Nguyen, MD is a dermatopathology specialist in Vista, CA and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine in 2001 and specializes in dermatopathology.Read his story

2395 S Melrose Dr

Vista, CA 92081

Contact Information

(760) 216-5313

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • 5 More

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Dr. Nguyen's Experience

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Dr. Nguyen's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Dermatopathology
  • Board certified in Dermatology and Dermatopathology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Nguyen's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Nguyen "Dr. Vu Nguyen was valedictorian of his high school in Kenner, Louisiana. He completed his undergraduate degree from Tulane University under full scholarship, graduating Phi Beta Kappa. Dr. Nguyen completed medical school, internship, dermatology residency, and a dermatopathology fellowship at the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Nguyen specializes in skin cancers, medical and surgical dermatology, and dermatopathology. His honors include the World Congress Educational Fund Task Force Scholarship and the Albert Kligman Fellowship. He has provided lectureships at national and international meetings, and authored multiple articles pertaining to skin basic science and disease."

1  Specialties

  • Dermatopathology

2  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
  • Dermatopathology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

31  Conditions Treated

6  Procedures

  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Mohs Surgery

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.

Education

  • University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • The Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • The Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • The Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications
  • WWW.carlsbadvista.com,

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Vietnamese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Nguyen's Reviews

3.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nguyen to family and friends
10 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Nguyen's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

I am very disappointed with Dr. Nguyen. I have been to him 4 times with the same problem and he barely spends 30 seconds with me and just prescribes a new steroid each time. If you want a doctor who will actually spend time with and listen you DO NOT go to him.
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