Dr. Vu Nguyen is a Board-certified dermatologist and dermato-pathologist. Dr. Nguyen completed medical school, internship, dermatology residency, and a dermato-pathology fellowship at the University of Pennsylvania. His undergraduate studies was at Tulane University in New Orleans, Louisiana, under full scholarship, graduating Phi Beta Kappa. He was also Valedictorian of his high school in Kenner, Louisiana.
Dr. Nguyen specializes in skin cancers, medical and surgical dermatology, and dermatopathology. His honors include the World Congress Educational Fund Task Force Scholarship and the Albert Kligman Fellowship. He has provided lectureships at national and international meetings, and authored multiple articles pertaining to skin basic science and disease.
Dr. Nguyen practiced dermatology and dermatopathology at Scripps Clinic and then Mission Internal Medical Group/Mission Hospital prior to starting his own dermatology and dermatopathology practice at Carlsbad and Vista Dermatology.