Bao-Ngoc Nguyen, MD

Biography

Bao-Ngoc Nguyen, MD

Dr. Nguyen is an assistant professor of surgery at the George Washington Medical Faculty Associates. She went to medical school at the University of Virginia. After completing her General Surgery training at the University of Maryland, she went to the Massachusetts General Hospital for a clinical and research fellowship in Vascular and Endovascular Surgery. In addition to the traditional areas of vascular diseases, her vascular surgery fellowship specifically focused on complex aortic surgery via both endovascular and the traditional open approach. Her clinical interests are thoracic/thoracoabdominal aneurysms repair, renovascular, cerebrovscular, and peripheral vascular disease. Dr. Nguyen is certified by the American Board of Surgery.

Dr. Nguyen is also a surgical scientist. She is highly published in the clinical as well as basic science research in vascular diseases, spinal cord ischemia, and muscle regeneration after acute limb ischemia. She has presented at multiple national/international meetings and has published numerous peer-reviewed papers in these fields. Along with her clinical responsibilities, Dr. Nguyen will continue her research focus at George Washington University. She decided to follow the path of academic surgery for her clinical interests in complex vascular surgery and her love of teaching residents/medical students.