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Michael P. Truong, MD

4.9 out of 5 (210 Ratings)
Specialty
  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
Additional Language Spoken
French, Vietnamese
Address
26800 Crown Valley Pkwy.
Suite 230
Mission Viejo, CA 92691
Accepting New Patients

Primary Office

Address
26800 Crown Valley Pkwy.
Suite 230
Mission Viejo, CA 92691
Get Directions
Phone
(949) 542-8004
Fax
(949) 364-3682
Hours
Mon - Fri: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

More Information

Medical Groups & Affiliations
  • Mission Heritage Medical Group
  • Mission Hospital Affiliated Physicians
  • Meet The Doctor

    Specialties & Education

    Primary Specialties
    • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
    Education & Training
    • Medical School
      University of California- San Francisco- San Francisco, CA
    • Internship
      University of California Davis Medical Center
    • Residency
      University of California Davis Medical Center
    • Fellowship
      University of California Davis Medical Center - 1990
    Areas of Interest

    Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
    Lipids
    Osteoporosis
    Weight management
    Thyroid disease
    Nuclear endocrinology

  • Biography

    Biography

    Biography

    Dr Truong finished his High School Baccalaureate in Mathematics and Physics in Paris, France. He subsequently moved to United States for his undergraduate studies at the University of California, Los Angeles. Dr Truong received his medical degree from the University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine and completed his fellowship training in endocrinology at the University of California, Davis, Medical Center. He was an Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine at the University of California, Davis, Medical Center before he moved to Mission Viejo in 1992.

    Dr Truong has been the Medical Director of the Mission Heritage Medical Group Laboratory. As an Endocrinologist, he has a deep interest in Lipid Metabolism and was the Co-Director of the Mission Internal Medical Group Lipid Clinic. He started the Endocrine Nuclear Program for radioiodine treatment of patients with thyroid disorders. He also founded the Osteoporosis Center and the Weight Management Program at Mission Internal Medical Group.

    Dr Truong chose a career in medicine for the challenge of the field and to be able to care for other people. He believes that no other profession offers the compassion and the unique relationship and trust between physician and patient. In his practice he strives to deliver state-of the-art care to his patients.

    Awards
    • -
    • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society -
    • Outstanding Teaching Award, Resident Staff. UCD -
    • Summa Cum Laude UCLA -
    • Phi Beta Kappa -
    • Phi Eta Sigma -
    • Fellow American Association of Clinical Endocrinology -
    Certifications
    American Board of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism
    American Board of Internal Medicine
    American Board of Obesity Medicine
    Radiology Supervisor and Operator permit
    Radioisotope I-131 License
  • 3-Jun-2018
    *Dr. Truong always gives writing instructions that are clearly understood and very handy.
    20-May-2018
    *Dr. Truong is a very caring doctor an communicates that very well.
    16-May-2018
    I am a nurse. *Dr. Truong always talks to me like a member of my health team.
    3-May-2018
    I always appreciate discuss good health practices with *Dr. Truong.
    3-May-2018
    *Dr. Truong is one of the best physicians I have ever had.
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