Vinh Nguyen, DO

Assistant Professor, Department of Anesthesiology

Vinh Nguyen

Contact Info

Office Address:
B515 Mayo Memorial Building
420 Delaware Street SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Administrative Assistant Name
Sydney Lusardo

Administrative Email

Assistant Professor, Department of Anesthesiology

MD, Medical School, Western University of Health Sciences 2004

Residency, Anesthesiology, University of Florida 2009

Fellowship, Pediatric Anesthesiology, Children's National Medical Hospital 2010

Bachelor of Science, University of British Columbia, 1997

American Pediatric Anesthesiology Certification December 2013 - Present



Pediatric Anesthesia

Awards & Recognition

Georgetown University Teacher of the Year, 2014

Professional Associations

  • Society of Ambulatory Anesthesia 
  • Minnesota Society of Anesthesiologists 
  • Society of Pediatric Anesthesia 
  • American Society of Anesthesiologists 



  1. Nguyen, V., & Belani, K. (2019). Sugammadex & Beyond. Yearbook of Anesthesiology - 9 (Indian College of Aneaesthesiologists). (pp. 55-67). Jaypee Publishers.
  2. Nguyen, V. H., Kim, P. Y., Banik, R. K. ""White Spot" on the Wrist: One Week After Particulate Steroid Injection for De Quervain Tenosynovitis", ASA 2019 Annual Meeting, American Society of Anesthesiology, Orlando, Florida. (October 20, 2019).
  3. Nguyen, V. H., (Presenter), Shrivastava, D., (Participant), Belani, K. G., (Facilitator) "A Simulated Report on the Clinically Available Dantrolene Formulations", Society of Ambulatory Anesthesia, University of Minnesota, Austin, Texas. (May 10, 2019).
  4. Nguyen, V. H. "Music Therapy in a 3rd Trimester Patient Undergoing an Orthopedic Surgery", Society of Ambulatory Anesthesia, University of Minnesota, Austin, Texas. (May 10, 2019).


Board Certifications

  • American Pediatric Anesthesiology Certification 
  • American Board of Anesthesiology (46546) Part 1: Anesthesia Written Exam (Aug 2009) Part 2: Anesthesia Oral Examination (Sept 2010)
  • Adult Cardiovascular Life Support, University of Minnesota-
  • Emergency Department (IMP19GNCS4MC)
  • Preliminary Internship Certification, Saint Louis University- Medicine Department