Dr. Kim Nguyen received her medical degree from the New York College of Osteopathic Medicine, where she was awarded membership in the National Osteopathic Honor Society for her academic achievements. She continued her training in a competitive surgical residency at New York Presbyterian Hospital Queens. She successfully passed her qualifying and certifying examinations and is board certified by the American Board of Surgery. Dr. Nguyen is always up to date on the surgical literature. Her dedication to academic surgery is evidenced by her research efforts, which resulted in publication in peer-reviewed journals.Since completion of her general surgery training, Kim has worked as a general surgeon for the United States Navy, which has allowed her to further flourish and mature as a highly competent and skilled general surgeon. Dr. Nguyen provided direct health services support to marine expeditionary forces in Japan and other areas of the Pacific region. Stateside, she provided excellent surgical services to active duty and their families, as well as Wounded Warriors and retirees. In addition, she had the unique experience of serving as the Ship's Surgeon on the aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan. Dr. Nguyen is a physician and individual of the highest caliber, who is passionate about providing excellent care for her patients.