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Christopher Nguyen

Christopher Nguyen, MD

  • Anesthesiology
  • Pediatric Anesthesia
Languages Spoken:
  • English

Christopher Nguyen, M.D., is a board-certified pediatric anesthesiologist who joined Shriners Children's Northern California in 2020. He grew up in the Bay Area and completed medical school at the University of Michigan, anesthesiology residency at the University of California San Diego, and pediatric anesthesiology fellowship at Seattle Children's Hospital. Prior to joining Shriners Children's, he was in private practice in Orange County, California. He decided to join the team at Shriners Children's because he was inspired by the mission to improve the lives of children.

Pediatric Care


  • Anesthesiology
  • Pediatric Anesthesia

More About Me

Board Certifications
  • American Board of Anesthesiology, Pediatric Anesthesia, Pediatric Anesthesiology
  • American Board of Anesthesiology, Anesthesiology, Anesthesiology - General
Education and Training

Medical Education
University of Michigan - School of Medicine
Ann Arbor, MI

Scripps Mercy Hospital
San Diego, CA
United States of America

University of California San Diego
La Jolla, CA
United States of America

University of Washington School of Medicine
Seattle, WA
United States of America

Leadership and Memberships
  • 2015-Present: Member, Society for Pediatric Anesthesiology
  • 2012-Present: Member, California Society of Anesthesiologists
  • 2011-Present: Member, American Medical Association
  • 2010-Present: Member, American Society of Anesthesiology


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