Anh Phuong Nguyen, M.D., M.P.H. for UC Davis Health

Anh Phuong Nguyen, M.D., M.P.H.

Health Sciences Assistant Clinical Professor

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Internal Medicine

Pediatric Allergy, Immunology and Rheumatology



Locations and Contact

Glassrock Building

Pediatric Specialty Clinics
2521 Stockton Blvd.
Sacramento, CA 95817

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Phone: 916-734-3112

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Clinic Phone


Clinic Fax


Physician Referrals

800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)

Philosophy of Care

My goal is to deliver comprehensive and compassionate care for my patients and their families. I truly try to get to know every patient and their family to develop a long-term partnership. Together with patient and family's inputs, I aim to form individualized treatment plan that reflect each patient's goals and improve their well-being.

Clinical Interests

Dr. Nguyen is a an allergist and immunologist offering care for children and adults with various allergic and immunologic conditions such as seasonal allergies, hives and angioedema, atopic dermatitis, drug allergies, food allergies, stinging insect allergies and immune deficiency. She has special clinical interest and expertise in allergic rhinoconjunctivitis and asthma.

Research/Academic Interests

In addition to her clinical interests, Dr. Nguyen strongly believes that research and education are important aspects of advancing patient healthcare. Her research interests are in the areas of asthma, specifically identifying genetic risk factors, environmental metabolites and other triggers for asthma with the aim of developing personalized therapies for asthmatic patients. She also enjoys teaching students, physicians-in-training, patients and families.


Pediatric Allergy, Immunology and Rheumatology
Rheumatology, Allergy and Clinical Immunology

Center/Program Affiliation

UC Davis Children's Hospital

Undergraduate School

B.S., Physiological Science, UCLA, Los Angeles CA 2009

Medical School

M.D., University of Texas Medical School at San Antonio, San Antonio TX 2015

Other School

M.P.H., Public Health, University of Texas School of Public Health, Houston TX 2015


Internal Medicine, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento CA 2015-2016


Internal Medicine, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento CA 2016-2018


Allergy and Immunology, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento CA 2018-2020

NIEHS Environmental Health Sciences Research Pilot Grant Awardee, UC Davis Health, 2022

Nursing Excellence Award, UC Davis Health, 2021

Clinical Immunology Society Diagnostic School Scholar, 2021

Community Service Learning Award, University of Texas Health Sciences at San Antonio, 2015

Cum Laude, UCLA, 2009

Nanda A, Siles R, Park H, Louisias M, Ariue B, Castillo M, Anand MP, Nguyen AP, Jean T, Lopez M, Altisheh R, Pappalardo AA. Ensuring equitable access to guideline-based asthma care across the lifespan: Tips and future directions to the successful implementation of the new NAEPP 2020 guidelines, a Work Group Report of the AAAAI Asthma, Cough, Diagnosis, and Treatment Committee. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2023 Jan 28:S0091-6749(23)00121-5. doi:10.1016/j.jaci.2023.01.017. Epub ahead of print. PMID:36720288.

Nguyen AP, Kong JS, Teuber SS. Reply to "Severe topical corticosteroid withdrawal syndrome or enigmatic drug eruption?". J Allergy Clin Immunol Pract. 2022 Apr;10(4):1126-1127. doi:10.1016/j.jaip.2022.01.035. PMID:35397813.

Nguyen AP, Kong JS, Teuber SS. Severe Topical Corticosteroid Withdrawal Syndrome from Over-the-Counter Steroids. J Allergy Clin Immunol Pract. 2021 Nov;9(11):4147-4148. doi:10.1016/j.jaip.2021.07.026. Epub 2021 Sep 3. PMID:34489186.

Nguyen AP, Hoffman W, Penn BH, Pham D, Teuber SS. Successful treatment of neurocysticercosis with albendazole desensitization. Asian Pac J Allergy Immunol. 2021 Feb 21. doi:10.12932/AP-191020-0983. Epub ahead of print. PMID:33638628.

McCartney MM, Thompson CJ, Klein LR, Ngo JH, Seibel JD, Fabia F, Simms LA, Borras E, Young BS, Lara J, Turnlund MW, Nguyen AP, Kenyon NJ, Davis CE. Breath carbonyl levels in a human population of seven hundred participants. J Breath Res. 2020 Jul 21;14(4):046005. doi:10.1088/1752-7163/ab8865. PMID:32272460.

Nguyen A, Dimitriades V. Recurrent Respiratory Viral Infections in a 22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome Patient. J Clinical Immunol. 2020 May;40 (Suppl 1):S264. 

Schmidt AJ, Borras E, Nguyen AP, Yeap D, Kenyon NJ, Davis CE. Portable exhaled breath condensate metabolomics for daily monitoring of adolescent asthma. J Breath Res. 2020 Jan 23;14(2):026001. doi:10.1088/1752-7163/ab35b5. PMID:31344695.

Nguyen A, Schmidt AJ, Kenyon NJ, Davis CE. Portable Diagnostic Health Sensor Device- A Novel Method To Monitor Asthma in Children. Annal Allergy Asthma Immunology. 2019 November;123(5), Supplement: S54.

Nguyen A, Dimitriades V. Recalcitrant Abdominal Abscesses in a patient with AD-HIES. J Clinical Immunol. 2019 Feb;39(Suppl 1):S126.

Nguyen AP, Teuber SS. Mast Cell Activation Disorder Masquerading as a Nervous Breakdown. Case Rep Internal Med, Sciedu Press. 2017 Jul;4(3):51-56. doi:10.5430/crim.v4n3p51.