Meet Dr. Nguyen
I was born in Vinh Long province and grew up NhonPhu countryside of Vietnam. I came to the United States in June 1990 when I was seventeen. After going to colleges and universities, I built a private dentist office in Menlo Park in November 2002. Since then, I have lived and practiced as a dentist in Menlo Park.
“The last quarter of a century of my life has been pretty constantly and faithfully devoted to the study of the human race—that is to say, the study of myself, for in my individual person I am the entire human race compacted together. I have found that there is no ingredient of the race which I do not possess in either a small way or a large way. When it is small, as compared with the same ingredient in somebody else, there is still enough of it for all the purposes of examination. In m y contacts with the species I find no one who possesses a quality which I do not possess. The shades of difference between other people and me serve to make variety and prevent monotony, but that is all; broadly speaking, we are all alike; and so by studying myself carefully and comparing myself with other people and noting the divergences, I have been enabled to acquire a knowledge of the human race which I perceive is more accurate and more comprehensive than that which has been acquired and revealed by any other member of our species. As a result, my private and concealed opinion of myself is not of a complimentary sort. It follows that my estimate of the human race is the duplicate of my estimate of myself.” – Mark Twain
I really like this quote and the wisdom implied. I copied it from page 133 of Mr. Mark Twain’s autobiography written in 1906 when he was seventy one years old. Now at thirty-nine, my life has something similar to the first half of this writing. The last half is what I wish I will be able to write about myself in the next 32 years.
I currently work with Kelly who is a registered dental assistant. She had a wide variety of experiences working with people in many fields before her dental profession. Kelly is a very kind, honest, hard-working and professional person. She would go out of her way to take care of our patients and fulfill her responsibilities. I am fortunate to have worked with Kelly in the last 12 months.
We work together in a caring and professional manner to attain the highest quality of care for all patients. We continue to learn about individual patients to meet their needs and expectations in a dentist. It is a place where you feel welcomed, respected, well-informed, and cared for in a unique, safe and technologically advanced setting that is aesthetically pleasing, environmentally sound and well-maintained.
I also feel very fortunate to have a very strong support from my family, friends, and my patients to be able to continue to study throughout my career as a family dentist. Enclosed are our resumes and credentials from the Academy of General Dentistry.
Dr. Nguyen’s MAGD Press Release – July 28, 2010
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Dr. Nguyen’s Resume
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Dr. Nguyen’s AGD Transcript
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Dr. Nguyen accepting her MAGD