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Huan Nguyen Vu, M.D.;


Associate Professor of Surgery, Oncology

Patient Appointments:
Surgery Clinic : 806-743-2373
Clinic Location:
Surgery Clinic: Texas Tech Physicians Pavilion, 4th floor


Dr. Vu holds a doctor of medicine degree from Texas Tech University School of Medicine. His postgraduate medical training spanned more than 10 years. After completing a residency in general surgery at the University of South Alabama, he was a surgical oncology fellow at the University of Pittsburgh. He then spent three years as a senior research fellow focused on cancer angiogenesis at the National Cancer Institute.

During and following his training, Dr. Vu also held several teaching positions in surgical oncology at Texas Tech University and later was named associate professor in surgical oncology at two large hospitals affiliated with Virginia Commonwealth University, including the NCI-designated Massey Cancer Center. He is certified in robotic surgery through Hunter-McGuire Veterans Administration Hospital. Dr. Vu is a member of many surgical associations and professional organizations and has participated in laboratory research as well as contributed to the latest edition of Oncology for the Primary Care Provider, a seminal reference book.





Research Fellowship: National Cancer Institute, Surgery Branch, Bethesda, MD, 2004.
Surgical Oncology Fellowship: University of Pittsburgh, Division of Surgical Oncology, Pittsburgh PA, 1998.


General Surgery Residency, University of South Alabama College of Medicine, Mobile, AL. 1996

Medical School:

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center; Lubbock, TX. 1991.


American Board of Surgery 


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