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Scott Q Nguyen, MD
Surgery
    • Position
    • ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR | Surgery
    • Specialty
    • Surgery
    • Languages
    • English
    • French
    • Spanish
    • Vietnamese
    • Hospital Affiliation
    • The Mount Sinai Hospital
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591 Ocean Parkway
Brooklyn, NY 11218
Phone: 212-241-1483
5 East 98th Street 14th Floor, Suite A
New York, NY 10029
Phone: 212-241-1483
37-22 82nd Street
Jackson Heights, NY 11372
Phone: 718-879-1600
Dr. Nguyen was born in Vietnam and grew up in the San Francisco bay area.  He graduated from UCLA and UC Davis.  He completed his General Surgery Residency and Fellowship training in Laparoscopic Surgery / Minimally Invasive Surgery at Mount Sinai and has been in New York since 2001.

Dr. Nguyen's interests are in minimally invasive operations for abdominal and gastrointestinal disorders.  He has published in all aspects of surgery including laparoscopic surgery for inflammatory bowel disease, surgical weight loss, abdominal hernias, and intestinal and colorectal malignancies.  In addition, surgical education is a primary interest as he is the associate director of the department's Surgical Simulation and Education Center.

He also directs the Surgery Residency's Surgical Skills Training Course.  He is also a physician leader for Mount Sinai's Electronic Medical Record Implementation.

Certification

American Board of Surgery

Clinical Focus

  • Achalasia
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diverticulitis
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy

Education

MD, University of California, Davis

Residency, Surgery
Mount Sinai Hospital

Fellowship, Laparoscopic Surgery
Mount Sinai Hospital

Languages

English, French, Spanish, Vietnamese