Andrew Nguyen, MD

Andrew Nguyen, MD

Neurosurgeon at Palomar Health Orthopedic & Spine Center

Meet Andrew Nguyen, MD

Dr. Nguyen is a fellowship-trained neurosurgeon with Palomar Health Orthopedic & Spine Center.

He provides an array of treatments for patients with neck and back pain, such as minimally invasive spine surgery, endovascular surgery, and neurovascular surgery.

Dr. Nguyen at a Glance

  • Dr. Nguyen helps develop new techniques and technologies in order to achieve more successful patient outcomes.
  • He is a neurotrauma consultant for the National Football League, and he is passionate about adding value to his hometown of San Diego.

Dr. Nguyen is committed to helping you return to everyday mobility and productivity.

Dr. Nguyen is a member of Palomar Health Orthopedic & Spine Center.

Directions to our primary location in

Escondido, CA

How Andrew Nguyen, MD Can Help You


  • Neurosurgeon

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Vietnamese
  • Spanish


  • Brain Tumors
  • Cerebral Aneurysms
  • Cervical Radiculopathy
  • Cervical Stenosis
  • Concussion
  • Head Injury
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Lumbar Stenosis
  • Neurovascular Disease
  • Spinal Cord Tumors
  • Spinal Disorders
  • Spinal Fractures
  • Spinal Tumors
  • Stroke


  • Craniotomy
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Endovascular procedures
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Laminectomy
  • Laminoplasty
  • Laminotomy
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Neuroendoscopy
  • Shunts
  • Skull Base Surgery
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstruction Surgery
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization

Accolades for Andrew Nguyen, MD

Professional Distinctions

  • Fellowship - The Scripps Research Institute in La Jolla
  • Assistant Professor in the Division of Neurosurgery at UC San Diego Health Systems

Professional Affiliations

  • Society of NeuroInterventional Surgery
  • American Association of Neurological Surgeons
  • Congress of Neurological Surgeons
  • North American Spine Society

Office Information for Andrew Nguyen, MD

1955 Citracado Parkway
Suite 102
Escondido, CA 92029
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Additional Locations

Palomar Medical Center
2185 Citracado Parkway
Escondido, CA 92029
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Profile last updated: July 31, 2017. This information was supplied by or on behalf of the provider.