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Dr. Nam D Tran, MD, PhD

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    Overview

    Dr. Nam Tran is a neuro-oncology surgeon at Moffitt Cancer Center and assistant professor of oncology and neurosurgery at the University of South Florida College of Medicine. Dr. Tran completed his fellowship training at Moffitt, following a residency in neurosurgery at Medical College of Virginia.  He was chief resident his final year.  Prior to that, he was affiliated for several years with the University of California-Irvine, where he received a Ph.D. in neuroscience and served as an assistant project scientist.Dr. Tran's research interests include regulation of the blood brain barrier, tumor and trauma-associated cerebral edema, central nervous system malignancies and spine biomechanics.  He has received advanced training in minimally invasive spine techniques and artificial disc replacement surgery. Dr. Tran has a strong commitment to community service.  During medical school at the University of Arizona, he coordinated the Bethany House Women's & Children's Center Health Clinic and Primavera Indigent Health Clinic.   More recently, he worked with the Guatemala Ministry of Health to establish medical missions to Guatemala City.  In 2008, he was asked to speak about spina bifida at the Second International Symposium on Neural Tube Defects at the College of Physicians and Surgeons in Guatemala. Dr. Tran is fluent in Vietnamese and English.
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    Medical Specialties and Areas of Expertise

    Neurological Surgeon

    Education & Training

    Medical Degree - University of Arizona, College of Medicine

    Insurances

    Please contact Dr. Tran's office to confirm accepted insurance plans.

    Locations

    Moffitt Cancer Center, Magnolia Campus

    12902 USF Magnolia Drive

    Tampa, FL 33612

    (888) 663-3488

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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Is Nam Tran accepting new patients?

    Yes, Nam Tran is accepting new patients at this time.

    Does Nam Tran offer online booking?

    Please contact Dr. Tran's office at (888) 663-3488 for information about online booking, telehealth, or to schedule an appointment.

    Does Nam Tran offer telehealth appointments?

    Please contact Dr. Tran's office at (888) 663-3488 for information telehealth appointment availability or for scheduling assistance.

    Which language(s) does Nam Tran speak?

    Nam Tran speaks English.

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