Mindie H. Nguyen, MD, MAS, FAASLD, AGAF

Hepatologist, Transplant hepatologist

Bio:   Dr. Nguyen is a clinician investigator. She is currently Associate Professor of Medicine and Director for the Hepatology Fellowship in the Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology and Liver Transplant Program at Stanford University Medical Center and Director for the Hepatology Clerkship for Stanford University School of Medicine. She is also a member of the Stanford Cancer Institute and Bio-X and a Fellow of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases.

She has a large and comprehensive practice of general liver as well as liver transplant patients at Stanford University Medical Center and 3 outreach clinics in the San Jose and Los Gatos areas. Her research areas include epidemiology, clinical outcomes, translational studies, and therapeutic clinical trials for chronic hepatitis B, chronic hepatitis C, liver cancer/tumors, other chronic liver diseases as cause of liver cancer such as nonalcoholic fatty liver disease and liver transplant-related issues. Her research lab includes trainees who are undergraduate students, medical students, graduate students in the Masters' in Epidemiology Program, interns/residents, gastroenterology/hepatology fellows, junior faculty, and visiting scholars. She also serves as Pre-Major Academic Advisor for the undergraduate school.

She is active in community outreach efforts locally and nationally including service as executive board of director for nonprofit organizations. She serves in the Education and Hepatology Associate Committees for the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD), as member of the Steering Committee for the Hepatobiliary Neoplasia Special Interest Group at AASLD, and has served as member of the Editorial Board for various journals including Gastroenterology.

She is a Fellow of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases and American Gastroenterological Association Fellow, She is also a member of the European Association for the Study of Liver Diseases, the Asia Pacific Association for the Study of Liver Diseases, and the International Liver Cancer Association.
4.7 out of 5
176 Patient Ratings
7 Patient Comments

Liver Transplant Program

  • 300 Pasteur Drive
  • Stanford, CA 94305
  • Phone: 650-498-7878
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Liver Clinic (Hepatology)

  • 300 Pasteur Drive
  • Stanford, CA 94305
  • Phone: 650-723-6961
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Digestive Health Center

  • 900 Blake Wilbur Drive
  • Palo Alto, CA 94304
  • Phone: 650-736-5555
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Liver Transplant Program in San Jose, O'Connor Drive

  • 231 O'Connor Drive
  • San Jose, CA 95128
  • Phone: 650-725-1988
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Liver Transplant Program in Los Gatos

  • 16400 Lark Avenue
  • Los Gatos, CA 95032
  • Phone: 650-725-1988
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Professional Education

  • Medical Education: UCSD School of Medicine (1992) CA
  • B.S., University of California, Irvine, Biological Sciences (1988)
  • M.D., Univ. of California, San Diego, Medicine (1992)
  • M.A.S., Univ. of Calif., San Francisco, Masters of Advanced Studies in Clinical Research (2004)
  • Internship: UCSD Medical Center (1995) CA
  • Residency: UCSD Medical Center (1996) CA
  • Fellowship: Stanford University School of Medicine (2002) CA
  • Board Certification: Transplant Hepatology, American Board of Internal Medicine (2010)

Honors & Awards

  • Pacific Free Clinic Physician Service Award, Cardinal Free Clinics, Stanford University School of Medicine (April 2013)
  • The Franklin Edbaugh Advising Award for Faculty, Stanford University School of Medicine (May 2013)
  • Phi Beta Kappa, University of California, Irvine (1985)
  • Magna Cum Laude, University of California, Irvine (1988)
  • Excellence in Teaching Award, University of California, San Diego, School of Medicine (1996)
  • Chief Resident, University of California, San Diego Medical Center (1996)
  • Advanced Hepatology Research Fellow Award, American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (2001)
  • Chief Fellow in Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Stanford University Medical Center (2002)

Administrative Appointments

  • Director of Hepatology Clerkship, Stanford University School of Medicine (2013 - Present)
  • Director of Hepatology http://med.stanford.edu/gastrohepfellows/, Stanford University Medical Center (2014 - Present)
  • Liver Section Editor, Journal of Clinical Gastroenterology (2013 - Present)
  • Steering Committee, Hepatobiliary Neoplasia Special Interest Group, American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD) (2014 - 2016)
  • Hepatology Associates Committee , MD Liaison, American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD) (2013 - 2016)
  • Education Committee, American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD) (2013 - 2016)
  • Committee Chair, Abstract Review for Chronic Hepatitis B, American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD) (2013 - Present)
  • Executive Board of Director, Asian Health Foundation (2013 - Present)
  • Medical Advisory Board, American Liver Foundation (2013 - Present)
  • Editorial Board, Gastroenterology (2011 - 2014)
  • Abstract review member for the Hepatitis B : Epidemiology/Prevention/Control review group, American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD) (2011 - 2013)
  • Director of Clinical Research, Pacific Health Foundation (2004 - Present)
  • Director of Continuing Medical Education, Pacific Health Foundation (2005 - 2012)
  • Editorial Board, Digestive Diseases and Sciences (2008 - Present)
  • Training and Workforce Committee, Member, American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD) (2002 - 2004)

Clinical trials are research studies that evaluate a new medical approach, device, drug, or other treatment. As a Stanford Health Care patient, you may have access to the latest, advanced clinical trials.

Open trials refer to studies currently accepting participants. Closed trials are not currently enrolling, but may open in the future.

Patient Ratings and Comments

4.8

Friendliness

4.7

Recommended to others

4.7

Explanations

4.7

Listens

4.6

Includes you in decisions

4.7

Clear Communication

4.8

Confidence in your doctor

4.1

Wait times

SHC Patient, Sep 2014

I have been a patient with Dr. Nguyen for a very long time. She has always made me feel that I was being cared for with the utmost ability. I would recommend her to anybody -

SHC Patient, Jul 2014

Good.

SHC Patient, Jun 2014

Mindy has been my doctor for a long time. She has been concerned in the best way possible about me in categories of my health.

SHC Patient, May 2014

Dr. Nguyen is superb! Very social - Enjoy talking with her during visits.

SHC Patient, Mar 2014

Good - doctor to have, to keep.

SHC Patient, Feb 2014

I liked the fact that she printed out all the instructions.

SHC Patient, Feb 2014

Good.

4.7 out of 5
176 Patient Ratings
7 Patient Comments

SHC Patient, Sep 2014

I have been a patient with Dr. Nguyen for a very long time. She has always made me feel that I was being cared for with the utmost ability. I would recommend her to anybody -

SHC Patient, Jul 2014

Good.

SHC Patient, Jun 2014

Mindy has been my doctor for a long time. She has been concerned in the best way possible about me in categories of my health.

SHC Patient, May 2014

Dr. Nguyen is superb! Very social - Enjoy talking with her during visits.

SHC Patient, Mar 2014

Good - doctor to have, to keep.

SHC Patient, Feb 2014

I liked the fact that she printed out all the instructions.

SHC Patient, Feb 2014

Good.