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Nghia D. Truong, MD

4.8 out of 5 
Internal Medicine
Physician Group: 
UT Health East Texas Physicians
Practices At: 

UT Health East Texas Physicians Tyler - Fifth Street Internal Medicine Clinic

1000 E. Fifth St.
Ste. 400
Tyler, TX 75701

By Appointment:

Monday - Friday 
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Nghia Truong, MD, is a board-certified internal medicine physician at the UT Health East Texas Physicians on Fifth Street in Tyler. In his practice, Dr. Truong makes it a personal goal to form strong relationships with his patients and their families. “When I get to know my patients, I understand where they’re coming from, so I am able to give them better care.”

Dr. Truong has practiced medicine at UT Health East Texas since 1997. Although he is not originally from East Texas, his time spent living in Tyler has given him the ability to make connections with his local patients, cultivating the relationships necessary for him to successfully care for his patients. “I really like seeing my patients get better. I feel rewarded every day.”


Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine Fellowship: The University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dallas

Externship: Biochemistry Research, The University of Texas Medical Center, Houston

Internal Medicine Residency: Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas

Doctor of Medicine: The University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dallas

Bachelor of Science: Duke University, Durham, N.C.

The University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Physiology Award

Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas, Bioethics Committee

Texas Medical Association, Member

Duke University International Association, Member

Featured Reviews



Excellent doctor, excellent staff

   — Kevin Jablonski


Dr. Truong never fails to listen and discuss all health concerns. He’s thorough, humorous and the absolute best doctor I’ve ever known.

   — Mitzi Gore


Nice to be cared for by such nice, and knowledgeable people.

   — Jason Copeland


He is caring and just friendly you can talk to him about anything!!

   — I Luce


He is up front with any issues he sees and you can leave his office with all questions answered. He does not hesitate on any testing that needs to be done and I always find him in a good mood. Very important to me. All of my friends go to Dr Truong and we all love him.

   — Libby Tucker


Dr. Truong is , caring , knowledgeable and a good listener!

   — Norma Taylor