Nicole Yvonne Nguyen, PharmD


Nicole Yvonne Nguyen is a clinical pharmacist who works with hospitalized patients in departments that include general surgery, neurosurgery, neurology, neurovascular care and emergency medicine. She also performs pharmacy consultations for bariatric surgery patients on an outpatient basis.

As part of her patients' health care team, Nguyen serves as the medication expert, reviewing and optimizing drug regimens, and recommending adjustments when a patient's condition changes. She also reviews pharmacy orders for accuracy.

Nguyen works with pharmacists in the residency program on research projects related to drug therapies. She is passionate about educating the next generation of pharmacists and advancing the practice of pharmacy. In her free time, she volunteers for the board of directors of the California Society of Health-System Pharmacists (CSHP). Her past research endeavors focused on global health issues.

After earning her bachelor's degree in behavioral science and health at the University of Utah, Nguyen earned her doctor of pharmacy degree at UCSF. She also completed a residency in pharmacy practice at UCSF, where she was a global health sciences scholar. She belongs to the CSHP, American Society of Health-System Pharmacists, American College of Clinical Pharmacy and American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery.


Bariatric Surgery Center
400 Parnassus Ave., Sixth Floor, Reception Desk 6S
San Francisco, CA 94143-0338
Phone (existing patients):
(415) 353-2161
Phone (new patients):
(415) 353-2804
Fax: (415) 353-2505

Hours: Monday to Friday
8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

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University of Utah, BS, Behavioral Science and Health 2008
UCSF, PharmD 2012


UCSF, Pharmacy Practice 2013

This health care professional is not a member of UCSF Medical Group. Please check with your health insurance plan regarding coverage for services.