Dr. Bao-Ngoc Nguyen is a vascular surgeon affiliated with Sibley Memorial Hospital, Inova Mount Vernon Hospital and George Washington University Hospital, where she is an assistant professor of surgery for the School of Medicine. Dr. Nguyen is board certified in general surgery and vascular surgery by the American Board of Surgery. She practices out of George Washington University Medical Faculty Associates (GWUMFA) Department of Vascular Surgery, located at Sibley Memorial Hospital in Washington, D.C. and on Pennsylvania Avenue in Washington, D.C.
Dr. Nguyen has clinical interest in vascular and endovascular surgery, thoracic and thoracoabdominal aneurysm repair, renovascular disease, cerebrovascular disease and peripheral vascular disease.
Dr. Nguyen earned her medical degree from University of Virginia School of Medicine. She completed a residency in general surgery at University of Maryland Medical Center, followed by a fellowship in vascular and endovascular surgery that focused on complex aortic surgery at Massachusetts General Hospital.
Dr. Nguyen is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons, as well as a member of the Society for Vascular Surgery.
Dr. Nguyen has contributed to numerous publications and presentations and has received grant support from the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute. She has conducted research in cardiovascular diseases, heart and lung transplant immunology, spinal cord ischemia and muscle regeneration after acute limb ischemia. She is currently focusing on angiogenesis and vasculogenesis in the context of wound healing in diabetic patients.