Nam X. Nguyen, MD

Dr. Nguyen is a board-certified pediatric general surgeon, as well as an associate professor of surgery at the Keck School of Medicine of USC.

Dr. Nguyen’s clinical interests include minimally invasive surgery, esophageal anomalies, inflammatory bowel diseases, hepatobiliary disorders and gastroesophageal reflux disease.

His research focus is in minimally invasive surgery clinical outcomes. Some of his work includes: comparison thorascopic vs. open repair of tracheosophageal fistula, laparoscopic management of choledochal cysts and thoracoscopic management of congenital diaphragmatic hernias.

Dr. Nguyen has written numerous articles for peer-reviewed publications appearing in several medical journals and has co-authored chapters in medical textbooks throughout his career.

This physician is a member of MemorialCare Physician Society which drives clinical outcomes and performance for MemorialCare Health System.

Specialties

  • Surgery - Pediatric
  • General Surgery

Education

Type:
Medical Education
Institution:
Creighton University School of Medicine
Type:
Residency
Institution:
University of New Mexico School of Medicine
Type:
Residency
Institution:
Creighton University School of Medicine
Type:
Fellowship
Institution:
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh

MemorialCare Hospital Affiliations