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Dr. Andrew Nguyen, MD

Neurosurgery
4.7 (23)
Accepting new patients
23 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Andrew Nguyen, MD

Dr. Andrew Nguyen, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in Carlsbad, CA. They specialize in Neurosurgery, has 23 years of experience, and is board certified in Neurosurgery. They graduated from Univ Of Ca and is affiliated with Palomar Medical Center Downtown Escondido, Palomar Medical Center Poway, Palomar Medical Center Escondido and UCSD Medical Center - Hillcrest.

Dr. Nguyen works at STANFORD UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER in Carlsbad, CA with other offices in Escondido, CA and San Diego, CA. They are accepting new patients and accepts Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Blue Cross Blue Shield of California as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Nguyen's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Stanford University Medical Center
    6010 Hidden Valley Rd Ste 200, Carlsbad, CA 92011 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions
  2. 2
    NORTH COUNTY NEUROLOGY ASSOCIATES dba THE NEUROLOGY CENTER
    1955 Citracado Pkwy Ste 302, Escondido, CA 92029 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions
  3. 3
    So Cal Institute of Neurosurgical Surgery
    705 E Ohio Ave, Escondido, CA 92025 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions
  4. 4
    UC San Diego Division of Neurosurgery
    16950 Via Tazon # 1D, San Diego, CA 92127 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions
  5. 5
    UCSD Health Systems
    200 W Arbor Dr Ste MC8320, San Diego, CA 92103 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions

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  • Palomar Medical Center Downtown Escondido
  • Palomar Medical Center Poway
  • Palomar Medical Center Escondido
  • UCSD Medical Center - Hillcrest

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    Jan 10, 2023
    I had a very good experience with Dr Nguyen, having an L4/5 fusion.
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    About Dr. Andrew Nguyen, MD

    Specialties
    • Neurosurgery
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    Years of Experience
    • 23 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    • 1720216542
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • Univ Of Ca
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    Board Certifications
    • Neurosurgery
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    Dr. Andrew Nguyen, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Nguyen is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Nguyen has an average wait time of 31 – 45 minutes at their office(s).

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    23 patients have reviewed Dr. Nguyen. The overall rating for this provider is 4.7. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Nguyen.

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