Lan N. Nguyen, DO

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Dr. Lan Nguyen received her medical degree from Des Moines University Osteopathic Medical Center. She then completed an Osteopathic internship at Pinnacle Health System in Harrisburg. Dr. Nguyen completed an Orthopaedic Surgery residency at the University of Florida Health Sciences Center. She also completed an Orthopaedic Surgery & Trauma fellowship in San Diego.

Dr. Nguyen specializes in Orthopaedic Surgery. She has extensive training in ACL surgery, wound debridement, ankle injuries, and general orthopaedic procedures. Dr. Nguyen continually provides individualized treatment to all of her patients, resulting in high quality care and optimal health outcomes. She is on medical staff at Scripps Memorial Hospital, Encinitas, Scripps Mercy Hospital, and Scripps Memorial Hospital, La Jolla.

Dr. Nguyen has 13 years of medical experience, and she is certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery. She is currently welcoming new patients.

Areas of focus

Languages Spoken

  • › English
  • › Vietnamese

Board certifications

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery


  • San Diego Orthopaedic Trauma Fellowship, Orthopaedic Surgery & Trauma, 2010

  • University of Florida Health Sciences Center, Orthopaedic Surgery Residency, 2009

  • Pinnacle Health System, Harrisburg, Osteopathic Internship - 2003

  • Des Moines University Osteopathic Medical Center, DO - 2002

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