Viet Nguyen


Education & Credentials

Advanced Education in General Dentistry, United States Naval Station Great Lakes; North Chicago, IL


University of Southern California School of Dentistry; Los Angeles, CA


History, Biological Sciences, Minor in Art History, University of Southern California; Los Angeles, CA


As my patient, you can expect to be treated like family, with the utmost compassion and respect. I will perform a thorough and gentle exam utilizing the most current diagnostic equipment and technology to provide you with a treatment plan specific to your needs and wants, and together we will work towards improving your oral health and providing you with the smile you deserve. I want to exceed your expectations and be your dentist for life!


Dr. Nguyens favorite books are The Lord of the Rings by J.R.R. Tolkien and Dune by Frank Herbert, his favorite TV shows are Game of Thrones and Star Trek, and his favorite vacation spot is Paris.

Volunteer/Service Experience

USC Mobile Dental Clinic, Give Kids A Smile, Smile Generation Serve Day, dentist in the U.S. Navy, Veterans Smile Day


Dr. Nguyen has been practicing dentistry since 2004. Upon graduation from dental school, he wanted to serve his country by joining the U.S. Navy. As a dental officer, he was stationed with the Marines at Camp Pendleton, and even completed an eight-month deployment to Fallujah, Iraq. In his spare time, he and his wife enjoy walking with their two Shih Tzus, Lily and Teddy, and cheering on their favorite team, the USC Trojans. They are also both Disney fanatics, and love spending the entire day and night at the Magical Kingdom.

Professional Associations

American Dental Association, California Dental Association, San Diego Dental Society, Academy of General Dentistry


Navy Unit Commendation, Fleet Marine Force Warfare Insignia, Iraq Campaign Medal, Sea Service Ribbon


USC Deans Scholar, graduated Cum Laude