Dr. John D. Nguyen, Pediatric Nephrology

Dr. John D. Nguyen, Pediatric Nephrology

  • John D Nguyen MD
  • Appointments:
  • Office: 714-509-8324
  • Specialty: Nephrology
  • Board Certified: Pediatrics, Nephrology

Dr. John D. Nguyen is UCLA board certified in pediatrics and pediatric nephrology. He received his medical degree from the University of Maryland School of Medicine. Dr. Nguyen has extensive knowledge in all kidney diseases in children.

John D Nguyen MD is on staff at CHOC Hospital in Orange .


CHOC Clinic
1201 W. La Veta Ave. Building: CHOC Clinic
Orange, CA 92868
phone: 888-770-2462
fax: 855-246-2329

Hoag Health Center
CHOC Specialty Center
500 Superior Ave., Suite 140
Newport Beach, CA 92660

CHOC Health Center in Corona
854 Magnolia Ave. 101
Corona, CA 92879

1300 W. Palmyra Dr.
Orange, CA 92868

St Joseph Hospital
1100 W Stewart Dr
Orange, CA 92868

CHOC Center for Children’s Health
Building: Joe C. Wen & Family Center for Advanced Care, UCI Health – Irvine
19200 Jamboree Rd., Suite 2000
Irvine, CA 92612


  • Medical School
    University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore
  • Pediatric Nephrology Fellowship
    UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA
  • Pediatrics Residency
    UCLA Ronald Reagan Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA

Administrative Appointments

  • Nephrology, CHOC Specialists

Professional Organizations

  • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • American Medical Association
  • American Society of Pediatric Nephrology
  • National Kidney Foundation

Lectures and Presentations

  • Comparison of 30% Ethanol/4%Trisodium Citrate Lock Solutions to Antibiotic/Heparin Lock Solutions in the Treatment of Catheter-Related Bacteremia
  • Comparison of Estimated GFR Using Cystatin C versus Creatinine in Pediatric Renal Transplant Patients

Our nephrologists commonly treat:

  • Chronic kidney disease
  • Hypertension
  • Nephrotic syndrome
  • Proteinuria
  • Hematuria
  • Nephritis such as lupus, HUS, IgA nephropathy
  • Evaluation of causes of kidney stones
  • Electrolyte abnormalities
  • Cystic kidney diseases
  • Solitary kidney
  • Acute kidney injury and chronic kidney failure requiring dialysis