Tuc Nguyen, M.D., F.A.A.P.
Pediatrician in Fairfax County & Loudoun County, VAVirginia Pediatric Group
Dr. Tuc Nguyen is board-certified by the American Board of Pediatrics and a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. She completed her pediatric residency at INOVA Children's Hospital in 2008 and worked in a pediatric group practice in Loudoun County for 10 years prior to joining Virginia Pediatric Group in 2018. She earned her Bachelor of Arts in Biology at the University of Virginia in 1992 and then went on to the National Institutes of Health to conduct clinical research trials on pediatric obesity. In 2004, she earned her medical degree at Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, Virginia. Dr. Nguyen is very involved in training our next generation of healthcare providers. She currently is an assistant professor at the University of Virginia and helps train the third year medical students. She lso currently mentors pediatric residents at the Inova Children's Hospital. Dr. Nguyen was born in Vietnam and was raised in the Northern Virginia area.
Dr. Nguyen practices all aspects of general pediatrics and her special interests include breastfeeding, nutrition/obesity prevention, adolescent medicine and mental health. She is trained by the REACH Institute to assess, diagnosis, and treat common pediatric mental health conditions like ADHD, anxiety, and depression. She believes it is a great honor to be a pediatrician and a privilege to work with children and their families. In her free time, she enjoys cooking, gardening and practicing yoga. She is fluent in Vietnamese and lives in Vienna, Virgina with her husband, three children and their dog.