Tu Nguyen

Tu Nguyen

Gastroenterologist

Bio:   Dr. Nguyen is board certified in Gastroenterology and Hepatology. He holds a clinical teaching appointment at the Stanford School of Medicine.

Dr. Nguyen's expertise include all aspects of general gastroenterology and hepatology, but he has a particular interest in new imaging techniques in colon cancer screening, inflammatory bowel disease and irritable bowel syndrome. Dr. Nguyen is also performing fecal microbiota transplantation (stool transplants) for patients who suffer from chronic, relapsing Clostridium difficile infection and has had over 90% cure rate.

In his free time, he enjoys traveling, golfing, skiing, hiking, healthy cooking and spending time with his family. He enjoys the personal rapport that he is able to establish with his patients and appreciate the opportunity to help them as best that he can.
4.9 out of 5
161 Patient Ratings
27 Patient Comments

Menlo Medical Clinic in Menlo Park - 321 Middlefield

Professional Education

  • Residency: Santa Clara Valley Medical Center Radiology ResidencyCA
  • Internship: Santa Clara Valley Medical Center Radiology ResidencyCA
  • Medical Education: University of California Irvine Medical Center (2003) CA
  • Fellowship: Stanford University School of MedicineCA
  • Board Certification: Gastroenterology, American Board of Internal Medicine (2009)
4.9

Friendliness

4.9

Explanations

4.9

Listens

4.9

Includes you in decisions

4.9

Clear Communication

4.9

Confidence in your doctor

4.9

Recommended to others

4.7

Wait times

SHC Patient, Aug 2019

Excellent, personalized care. He pulled my medical records from two different hospitals and reviewed them while we were together!

SHC Patient, Aug 2019

Excellent doctor!

SHC Patient, Aug 2019

Dr. Nguyen is excellent. Very patient-orientated. Responds to messages in a timely manner.

SHC Patient, Aug 2019

Great confidence in the intelligence, knowledge and judgment of Dr Nguyen. Feel fortunate to have him as my doctor.

SHC Patient, Jul 2019

compassionate, courteous, very helpful

SHC Patient, Jul 2019

Happy with my appointment and feeling better.

SHC Patient, Jul 2019

Dr. Nyugen is a very kind and professional Physician, who demonstrated genuine concern and empathy for me.

SHC Patient, Jul 2019

I consider Dr. Nguyen one of my best doctors. I've referred family members & friends to him. He's outstanding. I don't like seeing him - only because there's usually something wrong with me, however he makes it easy to see him.

SHC Patient, Jun 2019

Dr. Nguyen was quick, efficient, personable and inspires confidence

SHC Patient, May 2019

Dr. Nguyen is an exceptional clinician. Thoughtful, listens well & smart.

SHC Patient, May 2019

Dr. Nguyen was thorough, discussed options with me, gave full explanations and was very responsive with follow up by email. I would definitely recommend this care provider.

SHC Patient, May 2019

Dr. Nguyen was awesome. He was very respectful of my concerns and really tried to help me with my problems. He was not dismissive at all.

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4.9 out of 5
161 Patient Ratings
27 Patient Comments

SHC Patient, Aug 2019

Excellent, personalized care. He pulled my medical records from two different hospitals and reviewed them while we were together!

SHC Patient, Aug 2019

Excellent doctor!

SHC Patient, Aug 2019

Dr. Nguyen is excellent. Very patient-orientated. Responds to messages in a timely manner.

SHC Patient, Aug 2019

Great confidence in the intelligence, knowledge and judgment of Dr Nguyen. Feel fortunate to have him as my doctor.

SHC Patient, Jul 2019

compassionate, courteous, very helpful

SHC Patient, Jul 2019

Happy with my appointment and feeling better.

SHC Patient, Jul 2019

Dr. Nyugen is a very kind and professional Physician, who demonstrated genuine concern and empathy for me.

SHC Patient, Jul 2019

I consider Dr. Nguyen one of my best doctors. I've referred family members & friends to him. He's outstanding. I don't like seeing him - only because there's usually something wrong with me, however he makes it easy to see him.

SHC Patient, Jun 2019

Dr. Nguyen was quick, efficient, personable and inspires confidence

SHC Patient, May 2019

Dr. Nguyen is an exceptional clinician. Thoughtful, listens well & smart.

SHC Patient, May 2019

Dr. Nguyen was thorough, discussed options with me, gave full explanations and was very responsive with follow up by email. I would definitely recommend this care provider.

SHC Patient, May 2019

Dr. Nguyen was awesome. He was very respectful of my concerns and really tried to help me with my problems. He was not dismissive at all.

SHC Patient, Apr 2019

He was very nice.

SHC Patient, Apr 2019

I always brag about how fortunate I am to have Dr. Nuguyn as my GI doctor

SHC Patient, Mar 2019

Dr. Nguyen is great - relaxed, caring good rapport, remembers things I have told him in the past -

SHC Patient, Mar 2019

Was with Dr. Selling for many years. After his retirement, Dr. Nguyen took over and I am happy with him.

SHC Patient, Mar 2019

Dr. Nguyen exudes confidence. I have a complicated medical situation happening, but he gives me hope that he will find the correct treatment solution and fix the problem. He is kind, thorough, and eager to help. I also appreciate his responsiveness to messages. He is quick to answer questions and welcomes communication outside of appointment times, for which I am grateful. He is a great doctor, and I'm glad to have his help with my medical issues.

SHC Patient, Mar 2019

Dr Nguyen was extremely knowledgeable about my symptoms and offered new information about my condition.

SHC Patient, Mar 2019

HE IS GREAT, PATIENT, CARING

SHC Patient, Feb 2019

Dr Nguyen is one of the best GI doctors. I wish more providers would be like him. He truly cares about his patients and their health.

SHC Patient, Feb 2019

The doctor cleared up a problem that no one has been able to explain for quite a few years. It validated my belief that there was, in fact, a problem.

SHC Patient, Feb 2019

appreciate the outstanding care and professionalism that I consistently receive at Menlo Clinic.

SHC Patient, Feb 2019

Dr. Tu Ngyuen is absolutely exceptional! Professional, efficient, and friendly, he goes above and beyond every time

SHC Patient, Jan 2019

I have recommended Dr. Nguyen to 5 employees who work with me. All have come. All love his services and have made that #2 hr. trip up and back for his complete services.

SHC Patient, Jan 2019

Dr kindly spent time explaining my procedure results.

SHC Patient, Nov 2018

Dr. Nguyen is a fantastic doctor. He explains things well, is very responsive, and made me feel at ease.

SHC Patient, Nov 2018

Dr. Nguyen is a pleasant and intelligent provider. His honestly and concern are exemplary!