Tony Nguyen, MD
Tony Nguyen, MD, is a board certified and fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon in sports medicine and trauma. He currently serves as the Team Doctor for Apollo High School, Sandra Day O'Connor High School, and Cactus Shadows High School. Dr. Nguyen completed a Sports Medicine fellowship at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas. During this time, he served as team physician for athletic teams across the state of Texas, including the Houston Texans, Rockets, Astros, Dynamos, as well as the collegiate teams at the University of Houston. Previously, Dr. Nguyen graduated from an orthopedic residency at Cleveland Clinic Foundation in Cleveland, Ohio in addition to an AO Trauma fellowship program at the Innsbruck University Clinic for Trauma, in Austria. Dr. Nguyen began his residency at Wayne State University Orthopedics in Detroit, Michigan, developing his skills in advanced microsurgical techniques and operative fracture management. While in Detroit, he assisted in treating various injuries sustained on the Detroit Pistons Basketball team and in the community. Dr. Nguyen graduated with a medical degree from George Washington University. He began his education at the University of Virginia, receiving a Bachelor’s of Arts degree with Distinction in Biology. Dr. Nguyen excelled in his studies, earning him induction into honor societies including the Phi Eta Sigma, Golden Key, and National Collegiate Scholar. He also served as the Kluge Children’s Rehabilitation Center Activities Coordinator, providing services for a wide range of pediatric problems and disabilities through inpatient and outpatient departments.
Current Concepts in Patellar Instability
|Time||July 6, 2017 6:30am - 7:30am|
|Location||Rio Vista Recreation Center|
What is AZSMS(Arizona Sports Medicine Society)?
The Arizona Sports Medicine Society (AZSMS) is a member-based trade organization serving professionals dedicated to education and continual learning within the field of sports medicine. Founded in 2007, the AZSMS is comprised of primary care physicians, orthopedic surgeons, physical therapists, certified athletic trainers, coaches and other community members whose goal is to participate in a forum that provides evidence-based medical information and networking opportunities. AZSMS offers educational forums, conferences and events in Arizona. Through monthly meetings, AZSMS provides CEU and CME credits presented by experts in their field. In addition to educational opportunities, members can take advantage of networking events, group discounts, physician interaction and other resources.