Advancements in surgical and non-surgical dermatology techniques have led to safer and more effective solutions for a variety of skin concerns. However, the skill and experience of the dermatologist continues to be the single most important factor that will impact the final outcome of a skin care procedure.
Patients should carefully review the credentials of a treatment provider before they make their decision. Dr. Tri H Nguyen is a fellowship training and board certified dermatologist providing cutting edge cosmetic and medical skin care solutions to patients in Houston, Katy, Spring, The Woodlands, Texas, and surrounding communities.
Areas of Expertise
Dr. Nguyen has expertise in several critical areas of dermatology, including cosmetic dermatology, surgical dermatology, skin cancer treatments, reconstructive surgery, and phlebology or treatment of vein diseases. Dr. Nguyen is also fellowship trained in Mohs surgery.
In recognition of his expertise in the field of phlebology, Dr. Nguyen was elected a Fellow of the American College of Phlebology (FACPh), an honor bestowed only on 45 physicians in the United States, as of 2011.
Dr. Nguyen has served as faculty at two of the pre-eminent medical institutions in the country, which provided him with an opportunity to expand his horizons in the field of dermatology and acquire deeper insights about various skin care procedures and techniques. Dr. Nguyen served as faculty at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN as well as at MD Anderson Cancer Center.
At the Mayo Clinic Foundation, he was an Assistant Professor at the Department of Dermatology. He was a Professor of Dermatology and Head and Neck Surgery at MD Anderson. During this period at MD Anderson, he created and directed the first successful Mohs Surgery program that is still in existence.
Education and Training
Dr. Nguyen has received education and training in dermatology and medicine at leading institutions, including the Harvard Medical School, UCLA, Emory University, and University of Missouri-Kansas City. The details of his academic pursuits are as follows:
- 1986-1992: College and Medical School BA-MD Program, University of Missouri-Kansas City (Kansas City, MO).
- 1992-1993: Research- Dermatology Research Fellowship, Department of Dermatology, Emory University (Atlanta, GA).
- 1993-1994: Internship- Internal Medicine, University of California-Los Angeles (UCLA) Medical Center (Los Angeles, CA).
- 1994-1997: Residency- Dermatology, Harvard Medical School. Massachusetts General Hospital (Boston, MA).
Lectures and Publications
In addition to his private practice as a board certified dermatologist serving patients in Houston, Katy, Spring, The Woodlands, Texas, and nearby areas, Dr. Nguyen also devotes time as an educator, trainer, and author. He has delivered more than 200 lectures in the country and abroad, and is a frequently invited speaker.
Dr. Nguyen has trained several residents and fellows and continues to share his skills and experience for the betterment of the field of dermatology. He has published two medical textbooks, which include: “Flaps and Grafts in Dermatologic Surgery,” which is an acclaimed textbook on reconstructive surgery, and “Treatment of Leg Veins,” which has been translated into four languages. He has also authored more than 50 scientific articles and book chapters.
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