Dr. Tam Nguyen was born and raised in Southern California and attended Western University of Health Sciences in Pomona for his medical training. Afterward, he completed his residency training at the Stanford affiliated Veteran Affairs hospital in Palo Alto California, and Kaiser San Jose.
There he spent three years working alongside some of the top surgeons in the country perfecting his clinical and surgical skills. He performed a wide range of surgeries, including trauma reconstruction, deformity correction, flat foot, diabetic ulcers, sports-related injuries, bunions, and hammertoes.
He prides himself on educating the patient on the etiologies of the problem and finding a team-based solution to the problem. During his time off he enjoys spending time with his two boys and practicing Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu.