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Board-Certified Ophthalmologist

Dr. Ly Nguyen, M.D.


Dr. Ly T. Nguyen is a board-certified ophthalmologist that specializes in cataract, oculoplastic surgeries, and facial rejuvenation procedures. She is an internationally recognized doctor, author, and speaker. As a board certified physician by the American board of Ophthalmology, Dr. Nguyen has published numerous journal articles and been a guest speaker for multiple medical meetings and conferences.


Licences & Certifications

  • American Board of Ophthalmology, Board Certification

  • Trabectome Trained Surgeon Certificate, 2018

Research Publications

  • Principal Investigator, University of Colorado Dept of Ophthalmology.  Determine the incidence of elevated intraocular pressure after phacoemulsification at an academic institution based on quality assurance data, 2005-2006.

  • Principal Investigator, University of Colorado Dept. of Ophthalmology.  Determine cause-effect relationship in delayed ischemic optic neuropathy after cataract surgery, 2004-2005.

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Awards & Honours

  • Women in Healthcare, Featured in Osceola Women’s Magazine, March 2018

  • Reader’s Choice Awards Osceola News Gazette Finalist, Kissimmee, FL, 2016, 2017
    St. Cloud Chamber of Commerce Business of the Quarter, 2013, 2016

  • Kissimmee Chamber of Commerce Business of the Year 3rd Place, 2013


Ophthalmology Residency
University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO, 2003-2006

Preliminary General Surgery Residency
University of Hawai’i John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM), Honolulu, HI, 2002-2003

Doctor of Medicine
University of Hawaii John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM), Honolulu, HI, 1998-2002

Post-Baccalaureate Program
University of Hawaii Imi Ho’ola Post-Baccalaureate Program, Honolulu, HI

Bachelor of Science in Biology with Honors; Bachelor of Arts in Biomedical Ethics
Brown University, Providence, RI, 1993-1997



Fun Fact

Dr. Nguyen enjoys traveling, collecting art, and adventures during her downtime. She is a loving mother to Aaron and lives with her significant other in Orlando, Florida.