Nghia D. Truong, MD


Specialty:

Internal medicine

Group:

ETMC First Physicians

Education:

Fellowship, physical and rehabilitation, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, TX
Research, neurotoxicology and pharmacology, Duke University, Durham, NC
Externship, biochemistry research, University of Texas Medical Center, Houston, TX
Doctor of Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, TX
Bachelor of Science, magna cum laude, Duke University, Durham, NC

Board Certifications:

Internal Medicine

Awards & Associations:

Physiology Award, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
Phi Eta Sigma and Phi Beta Epsilon honor societies, Duke University
Bioethics Committee, Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas
Texas Medical Association
Duke University International Association

Clinical Interests:

Preventative medicine

Philosophy:

Dr. Nghia Truong likes to form personal relationships with his patients and their families. He understands that getting to know them helps him to take care of them. “When I get to know my patients, I understand where they’re coming from and am able to give them better care.”
A graduate of the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School in Dallas, Dr. Truong is board-certified in internal medicine and has been practicing at ETMC since 1997. Dr. Truong comes from a family of physicians and loves living and practicing in Tyler. “I really like seeing my patients get better. I feel rewarded every day.”