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Dr. Viet Nguyen, MD

Nephrology*
Map Pin Small San Diego, CA
Accepting new patients

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Viet Nguyen, MD

Dr. Viet Nguyen, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in San Diego, CA. They graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine and is affiliated with Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego and Sharp Grossmont Hospital.

Dr. Nguyen works at Balboa Nephrology - Hillcrest in San Diego, CA. They frequently treat conditions like Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease, Acidosis and Hyperkalemia along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Anthem Blue Cross 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

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    Balboa Nephrology - Hillcrest
    4060 4th Ave Ste 220, San Diego, CA 92103 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (619) 299-2350
    Monday
    09:00 - 17:00
    Tuesday
    09:00 - 17:00
    Wednesday
    09:00 - 17:00
    Thursday
    09:00 - 17:00
    Friday
    09:00 - 17:00

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego
  • Sharp Grossmont Hospital

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Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Acidosis
Hyperkalemia

Treatment frequency



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Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Acidosis
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Hyperkalemia
Alkalosis
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
Acute Kidney Failure
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage I
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage II
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage III
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage IV
Chronic Kidney Diseases
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
End-Stage Renal Disease
Hypercalcemia
Hyperparathyroidism
Hypertension
Hypokalemia
Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
Nephritis and Nephropathy
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
Proteinuria
Renal Hyperparathyroidism
Vitamin D Deficiency
Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease (ADPKD)
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage V
Chronic Kidney Infection
Chronic Tubulo Interstitial Nephritis
Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
Dehydration
Gout
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Hepatorenal Syndrome
Hydronephrosis
Kidney Stones
Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
Nephrotic Syndrome
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Renal Osteodystrophy
Hemodialysis
Kidney Transplant Evaluation
Living Kidney Donor Evaluation
Renal Scan
Ultrasound
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    • Aetna
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    • Anthem Blue Cross
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
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    • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    • Blue Shield of California
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    About Dr. Viet Nguyen, MD

    Specialties*
    • Nephrology

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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Vietnamese
    Languages Spoken
    NPI Number
    • 1184019051
    NPI Number
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Internal Medicine and Nephrology
    Board Certifications
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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Viet 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 indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Nguyen works at Balboa Nephrology - Hillcrest in San Diego, CA. View the full address on Dr. Nguyen’s profile.

    Dr. Nguyen has seen patients for Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease, Acidosis and Hyperkalemia, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Nguyen on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    Dr. Nguyen has not been reviewed and rated on Healthline FindCare, yet. If you have seen this provider you can leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Nguyen.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Nguyen, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Nguyen appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

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