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Khanh P. Nguyen, M.D., M.C.R. (she/her)

  • Associate Professor of Surgery, Division of Vascular Surgery, School of Medicine


Dr. Khanh Nguyen is a vascular surgeon and associate professor of surgery in the Division of Vascular Surgery at the OHSU School of Medicine. She is also a staff physician at the Portland VA Medical Center.

She is also a principal investigator leading multiple clinical trials and basic science research projects. She works with hematologists (blood experts) and biomedical engineers to study anticoagulants, venous thrombosis and other vascular disorders. She also has been a provider in OHSU's Wound and Hyperbaric Medicine Center since it opened in December 2016.

Dr. Nguyen earned her M.D. degree from Tufts University School of Medicine in Boston, then completed her residency in general surgery at Loma Linda University in California. She completed a research fellowship in vascular biology at the University of California San Francisco and a fellowship in vascular surgery at OHSU.

Dr. Khanh Nguyen's published research

Education and training

    • B.A., 1999, Wellesley College
    • M.D., 2006, Tufts University School of Medicine
    • M.C.R., 2019, Oregon Health & Science University
  • Residency

    • General Surgery, Loma Linda University, Loma Linda, Calif. 2006-2014
  • Fellowship

    • Vascular Biology Research, Post-doctoral Fellow, University of California, San Francisco, 2008-2011
    • Vascular Surgery, Oregon Health & Science University, 2014-2016

Memberships and associations:

  • Society of Clinical Vascular Surgery
  • Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons
  • American Medical Association
  • Massachusetts Medical Society
  • American Heart Association
  • Society of Vascular Surgery
  • Association of Women Surgeons
  • American College of Surgeons

Honors and awards

  • International Aortic Summit Fellow Scholarship, 2014
  • American Heart Association – Western States Postdoctoral Fellowship, 2010-2011
  • National Institutes of Health – Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NIH NRSA), 2008-2010


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