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Department of Internal Medicine

Hien Huy Nguyen, M.D. View profile as PDF

Hien Huy Nguyen

Clinical Interests

Dr. Nguyen's clinical interests and patient care work include transplant and general infectious diseases, outpatient parenteral antimicrobial therapy, drug resistant infections, and travel medicine. His research interests include quality healthcare delivery models, electronic health records and secondary use of data, ventilator associated pneumonia, and sepsis.


Associate Health Sciences Clinical Professor of Medicine
Medical Director, Acute Infections Management Service
Medical Director, Electronic Health Records


Hospitalist, Infectious Diseases, Internal Medicine


Internal Medicine


Infectious Diseases

Center/Program Affiliation:


Lawrence J. Ellison Ambulatory Care Center
Infectious Diseases Clinic
4860 Y St., Suite 0101
Sacramento, CA 95817
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Phone: 916-734-2737
Phone: 916-734-0171

Additional Phone:

Physician Referrals: 800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)

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M.D., UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles CA 1997
B.A., UCLA and UC Riverside, Los Angeles CA 1993


UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento CA 1998


UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento CA 2000


UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento CA 2002

Board Certifications:

American Board of Internal Medicine, 2000
American Board of Internal Medicine, Infectious Disease, 2003

Professional Memberships:

American College of Physicians
Infectious Diseases Society of America

Select Honors and Awards:

Chief of Staff Award for EMR Implementation, 2008

UC Davis Chief Resident, 2001

Graduated cum laude, with Honors, 1994

Select Recent Publications:

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To see if Hien Huy Nguyen is accepting new patients, or for assistance finding a UC Davis doctor, please call 800-2-UCDAVIS (800-282-3284).