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Vu Nguyen, MD


  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Vu Nguyen, MD
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  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Clinical Interests

  • Fibromyalgia
  • Neck Pain
  • Acupuncture
  • Epidural Injections
    • Selective Nerve Root Injections
    • Facet Joint Injections
    • Medial Branch Nerve Injections
    • Greater Occipital/Lesser Occipital Nerve Injections
    • Sacroiliac Joint Injections
    • Carpal Tunnel Injections
    • Lumbar Discography/Functional Anesthetic Discography
    • Lumbar Intradiscal Procedures
    • Neurotomy (Radiofrequency Lesioning)
    • Hip, Knee, And Shoulder Injections
    • Electromyography (EMG/NCS)
    • Leg Pain
    • Sacroiliac Joint Pain
    • Hip, Knee, And Shoulder Pain
    • Neck Pain Triggering Headaches
    • Myofascial Pain
    • Management Of Neuropathy And Neuropathic Pain
    • Evaluation Of Possible Entrapment Neuropathies
    • Fall Prevention
    • Muscle Spasm
    • Joint And Soft Tissue Injuries
    • Muscle And Ligament Strains And Sprains
    • Stress Fracture And Simple Fracture Care
    • Sports Concussion Evaluation And Treatment
    • Medical Conditions In Athletes (Overtraining, Anemia, Asthma)
    • Exercise Prescription
    • Special Interest In Endurance Athletes
    • Sports Physicals
    • Children And Adolescents With Sports Injuries
    • Joint And Soft Tissue Injections
    • Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) Injections/Prolotherapy
    • Casting/Splinting Of Extremities
    • Computerized Concussion Testing
    • Gait Analysis
    • Low Back Pain - Acute Or Chronic
    • Stroke Patients With Spacsticity


  • English


  • Dr. Nguyen is Director of the Residency Program, Stroke Program and Acupuncture Clinic.
  • Charlotte's Top Doctors, Charlotte Magazine (2009)
  • Secretary, Residency and Fellowship Directors Council, Association of Academic Physiatrists
  • Oral Boards Examiner, American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Member, American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Member, National Stroke Association
  • Member, American Stroke Association
  • Best Doctors in America┬« list (2013)
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    Board Certifications

    • American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

    Professional Education

    • Michigan State University, 1993


    • Carolinas Medical Center, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation