Tung Nguyen, MD

Internist

Dr. Tung Nguyen is an internist and primary care doctor.

Nguyen currently conducts community-based research investigating health disparities related to tobacco use, cancer and hepatitis screening rates, nutrition and physical activity levels.

Nguyen received his medical degree from Stanford University, followed by a residency in primary care internal medicine at UCSF.

Nguyen is a member of the American Public Health Association and the Society of General Internal Medicine. He is a professor of medicine at UCSF.

Clinics

General Internal Medicine
1545 Divisadero St., First and Second Floors
San Francisco, CA 94115
New Patient Appointments:
(844) 727-8273 (PCP-UCSF)
Office: (415) 353–7900
Fax, First Floor: (415) 353–2583
Fax, Second Floor: (415) 353–2640

Hours: Monday to Friday
8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Academic Title

Professor

More about Tung Nguyen

Additional Languages

Spanish
Vietnamese

Education

Stanford University 1991

Residencies

UCSF, Primary Care Internal Medicine 1994

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Sun A, Tsoh JY, Tong EK, Cheng J, Chow EA, Stewart SL, Nguyen TT. A physician-initiated intervention to increase colorectal cancer screening in Chinese patients. Cancer. 2018 Apr 01; 124 Suppl 7:1568-1575.
  2. Tran MT, Jeong MB, Nguyen VV, Sharp MT, Yu EP, Yu F, Tong EK, Kagawa-Singer M, Cuaresma CF, Sy AU, Tsoh JY, Gildengorin GL, Stewart SL, Nguyen TT. Colorectal cancer beliefs, knowledge, and screening among Filipino, Hmong, and Korean Americans. Cancer. 2018 Apr 01; 124 Suppl 7:1552-1559.
  3. Tsoh JY, Tong EK, Sy AU, Stewart SL, Gildengorin GL, Nguyen TT. Knowledge of colorectal cancer screening guidelines and intention to obtain screening among nonadherent Filipino, Hmong, and Korean Americans. Cancer. 2018 Apr 01; 124 Suppl 7:1560-1567.

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