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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Michelle Nguyen is Excellent. Dr. Nguyen has been reviewed by 5 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.7
Promptness 4.7
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Michelle Nguyen, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology.

  • She has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Acid Reflux Disease (Gastroesophageal Reflux / GERD)
  • Constipation
  • Hepatitis C
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  • Ulcerative Colitis

Education & Awards

Dr. Nguyen graduated from University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor. She has 2 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2011)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011)


Dr. Nguyen has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • El Camino Hospital 
  • Dominican Hospital 


  • Vietnamese
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Michelle Nguyen MD is a female Internist, has 14 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology.
Where does Dr. Michelle Nguyen practice?
Dr. Michelle Nguyen has 2 office locations.
Dr. Michelle Nguyen practices Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology near Santa Cruz, CA.
Additional practice locations include: Palo Alto, CA.
See Santa Cruz Internists and Santa Cruz Gastroenterologists.