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Dr. Catherine Nguyen, MD

Family Physician, Primary Care Doctor

Costa Mesa, CA

About Dr. Catherine Nguyen

Catherine Nguyen, MD chose a career in medicine because it allowed her the unique opportunity to build meaningful and therapeutic relationships with her patients. As an active volunteer in both high school and college, she found a passion for serving her community and sought opportunities to make a positive impact in the lives of others. Eventually, she decided to become a Family Medicine physician in order to fulfill her goal of caring for the health and well-being of patients of all ages. Dr. Nguyen finds the greatest satisfaction in forming strong, interpersonal relationships with her patients and is humbled to have the chance to be a part of their health journey. She enjoys helping her patients make well-informed medical decisions and is always there to provide support. In her free time, Dr. Nguyen enjoys discovering new cuisine and exploring local restaurants, doing arts and crafts, working on home interior design projects, visiting farmers markets and botanical gardens, and traveling to different cities abroad. Her favorite moments, however, are spent with her husband and young son, who continually remind her of the important things in life, whether big or small.

In-network insurances

  • Aetna
  • American Republic Insurance Company
  • Anthem Blue Cross

Specialties

  • Family Physician
  • Primary Care Doctor

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Board certifications

  • American Board of Family Medicine

Education and training

  • Medical School - Creighton University, Doctor of Medicine
  • University of California Irvine Medical Center (Residency)

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Languages spoken

  • English

Provider's gender

Female

NPI number

1730569005

Overall rating
4.9
Recent reviews
I had a very positive experience. It was my first time seeing Dr. Nguyen and I was seen quickly and allmy questions were answered professionally and I felt really comfortable! I recommend to anyone looking for a primary care doctor.
I had a very positive experience. It was my first time seeing Dr. Nguyen and I was seen quickly and all my questions were answered professionally and I felt really comfortable!I recommend to anyone looking for a primary care doctor.
Emily M. · July 17, 2019

Dr. Catherine Nguyen's office location

MemorialCare Medical Group Costa Mesa

MemorialCare Medical Group

722 Baker St

Costa Mesa, CA 92626

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Friendly and answered all the questions I had.

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I had a very positive experience. It was my first time seeing Dr. Nguyen and I was seen quickly and all my questions were answered professionally and I felt really comfortable! I recommend to anyone looking for a primary care doctor.

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Every one was very nice and friendly and Dr. Nguyen made me feel very comfortable.

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Overall fantastic! Everyone was friendly, helpful, and informative.

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