Hien Nguyen, M.D.

Hien Huy Nguyen, M.D.



Infectious Diseases

Internal Medicine


Internal Medicine


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


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).

Lawrence J. Ellison Ambulatory Care Center

4860 Y St., Suite 0101
Sacramento, CA 95817
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Physician Referrals: 800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)

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.


Infectious Diseases

Center/Program Affiliation

Clinical and Translational Science Center


M.D., UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles CA 1997

B.A., UCLA and UC Riverside, Los Angeles CA 1993

Internship: 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

Honors and Awards

Chief of Staff Award for EMR Implementation, 2008

UC Davis Chief Resident, 2001

Graduated cum laude, with Honors, 1994

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