Dr. Jeffrey Ng

Family Medicine
Henderson, NV
33 years experience male

Locations

Las Vegas Medical Group

Las Vegas, NV

Address

653 N. Town Center Drive, Suite 306, Las Vegas, NV, United States
Directions

My office hours

Thursday: 8:00am - 5:00pm
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Insurances accepted

BlueCross BlueShield

Cigna

Medicare

Sierra Providence Health Network

Teachers Health Trust

UMR

UnitedHealthcare

WellPoint Health Networks Inc

TUFTS Health Plan

Coventry Health Care

Jacobs Medical Associates

Henderson, NV

About

Bio

Dr. Jeffrey Ng is a family doctor that has been in Las Vegas since 2004. For over 15 years, Dr. Ng has been delivering quality health care to Nevada and has been awarded Top Doc Award multiple years (2007, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019) in local magazines. He is currently on the MEC board at Henderson Hospital as Chair of Family Medicine and served as the President for the Nevada State Academy for Family Medicine (2016-2018). He continues to be active in the community and plans to stay in Las Vegas to improve health care. He now sees patients in Summerlin (M, Thr, Fri) and Henderson (Tues, Weds) starting in Oct, 2019.

Specialties
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Family Medicine

Neurology

Licenses

United States: Nevada

Doctor Q&A

311 Answers
48 Agrees
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Chest Pain: Pericardial effusion can be a problem if not monitored by your cardiologist...Chest pain, shortness of breath can happen. If so, this is a life threa... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Go see your doctor: You may need to see a derm doctor if your primary care doctor can't help you figure out what the lesion is. He may be able to biopsy it in the offic... Read More
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A 58-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Weeks to months.: Tendons heal with time and rest. Depending on your rehab and how severe it was, it may take weeks to months. Go see your physical therapist for adv... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Just exercise. : Losing weight around the face/neck usually occurs first before the arms/legs/trunk. So when you start losing weight, it will naturally start in the n... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Time to see your doc: Diarrhea illnesses are a cause of dehydration. The cause of your diarrhea could range from an infection to a chronic inflammatory condition. Even a... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Nope: I have seen an increase in anal cancers from hpv in the gay community, so i would say this is not safe. Also, high freq of anal fissures and tears as... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Kyphosis: Hunched posture, aka kyphosis is the outward curvature of the spine at the back causing hunching.
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 33 years experience
A vitamin supplement: Coq10 is a vitamin supplement. It is useful in combating muscle pains caused by statins and other medications.
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Nope. : Synthroid (thyroxine) will not harm the baby, but people with uncontrolled hypothyroidism will likely have a hard time getting pregnant anyways, so se... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Immunoglobulins: Oligoclonal bands are bands of immunoglobulins that are seen when a patient's blood serum, gained from blood plasma, or cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) is a... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Time to see your doc: Diarrhea illnesses are a cause of dehydration. The cause of your diarrhea could range from an infection to a chronic inflammatory condition. Even a... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Clear blues are good: Clearblues are pretty accurate, so you are likely not pregnant.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Time to see your doc: Chest pain described as burning that is not relieved with antiacids needs medical attention. Otc meds such as prevecid, tums, prilosec, zantac can be... Read More
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Go see you doctor: Sleep disorders need to be evaluated. A thorough history is needed and perhaps a sleep study. Do you have daytime sleepiness? Does your partner eve... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Power of attorney: In a nutshell, dpoa is when the patient can no longer make sound/accurate informed decisions about their health care and require a proxy to make the d... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Yes they should: If you have an std, most std clinics will arrange for you to get the medication. You may need to purchase the meds (they may not be free) but are rel... Read More
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A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Likely Viral: Your symptoms can either be viral or bacterial. The headache, new fever, diarrhea lean toward viral. Go see your family doctor for an evaluation. ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Dry-Sol: Hyper-hydrosis or excessive perspiring may be helped with dry sol. Go see your doctor for a script.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Yes and Yes. : Yes, you may have an outbreak. Safe sex is defined as condom sex with no lesions. There is a study that showed transmission weakly in the absence of... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Go get a preg test: First, go get a urine preg test to make sure you are not pregnant. If not, go see your family doctor. You need to have a pap test and labs to figure... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Temporary relief: For an 83 Y.O. Back with chronic degenerative disc disease, an epidural injection of the spine will only give temp relief to symptoms, but may last fr... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Steroids shrink, but: Ependymoma is a type of glioma tumor that can produce headaches/n/v/and CSF flow problems leading to hydrocephalus. Most are benign, but the preferre... Read More
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A 54-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Benadryl (diphenhydramine): Go get some otc benadryl, (diphenhydramine) zantac for allergic rashes. If it is a rash that causes shortness of breath, go to the er. You need to ... Read More
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Diet: Low sugar diet, take your medications regularly, keep your portions low, exercise, go get eyes checked, see your doctor every 3-4 months., ....And kee... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Its called staging: Doctors get testing (mri, ct scans, pleural fluid sometimes, lp, pet scans, this is how we can tell.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Check a preg test.: Unprotected sex? What happened to your protection? If you forgot your pills, then you need to start them. If you don't have pills and use condoms, ... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 33 years experience
IN limited quantity: Juice has natural sugar, so that could rise the glucose level. Go see your doc. He can set up a referral to a dm educator and help you with your diet... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Time to see the doc: You need to see your doctor. You may be suffering from allergies, sleep apnea, depression, metabolic abnormalities (thyroid), anxiety, or have a psy... Read More
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Go see your doc: Even though you don't have numbness, you need to see a neurologist. Weakness is not a good sign. Possibilities include a stroke, carpal tunnel syndr... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Go see your doc: Depending on your status, diabetes needs to be monitored and controlled. You need to see a nutritionalist to understand your food exchanges and how t... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 33 years experience
ECHO report....: Echo report consistant with possible embolic stroke. Ekg would be helpful. Mom may need coumadin, (warfarin) but in the early stages of the stroke,... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Possible miscarriage: Cramping and bleeding after your period in a 31 Y.O. Female may be due to a miscarriage. You need to see your family doctor for an eval and ultrasoun... Read More
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Now a fibroma: Old healed over skin lesions turn into dermafibromas and can only be removed with a scalpel blade. Go see your family doc. He/she will remove it and... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 33 years experience
You are not taking: Tsh is very sensitive to the compliance of you taking the thyroid medication. Usually, when we see a high TSH and a high t4, it means the patient too... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Go see your doc....: Type 2 diabetics have poor healing, so go see your doctor. He/she will prescribe the right medicine. Colds usually don't require meds. The flu shot... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Rehab takes 30 days: Usually the first 30 days will tell how much will return after a stroke. So aggressive rehab is soooo important in the first 30 days. After first 3... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Nope: You have cholecystitis and need to get that gb out. Take pain meds for now....Go see your doctor and let him know. You wont get relief until it is ... Read More
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 33 years experience
About 145-160 lbs: Depending on your build, your bmi should be between 20-25. For 5'9'' female, your weight should be between 145-160 lbs.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Usually not: Appendix problems is the trickiest diagnosis a doctor can make. Sometimes, there is a small elevation in the wbc, but it can be normal. Usually a ... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Its a conduit: A stent is a straw-like device that allows blood to pass through a blocked or clogged vessel. If its in the arteries that feed the heart (coronary ar... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 33 years experience
May not feel him. : If it is your first pregnancy, you may not feel him cause you wont show. He is likely below your belly button about a hand width away. You may not... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Fatty liver: Alt/ast elevation and fatty liver may be due to alcoholic liver disease; although I have seen this in non-etoh. No hepatitis. Liver is enlarged. A... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Pre-Therapy: Neoadjuvant therapy is the administration of therapeutic agents before a main treatment. One example is neoadjuvant hormone therapy prior to radical r... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Go see your doctor: If you have chalmydia, you need to have this treated aggressively, as it can scar your tubes and damage your reproductive organs. Your sexual partne... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 33 years experience
It could be: Sudden onset of rashes could be an allergic reaction to food or medications. Also it could be a skin reaction to a plant oil that you touched. Go s... Read More
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Could be normal, but: Sometimes dried semen can cause a quick burning sensation and gives you a tickling. Go see your doc. Std testing is needed.
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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 33 years experience
It shouldn't: Hx of hepatitis a should not be a contraindication. Lipitor (atorvastatin) should be ok. Follow liver enzymes every 4-6 months.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Go see your doctor: You may have gallstones or chronic cholecystitis. You need a hida scan. You also may have gerd or an ulcer. You need a upper GI series, and a tria... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 33 years experience
See your doctor: Pain in that area may be a std like chlamydia. You need to be tested. Go see your doctor.
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A 65-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Go see your doctor: Ear pain (otalgia) and "cold symptoms" x 5 weeks could be allergy related. Go see your family doctor to investigate your problem. He needs to look i... Read More
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Testimonials
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Jan 9, 2013
Great diagnostician! Doctor's doctor. Active in community & state-wide. Provides excellent patient care. Always available to colleagues & patients. Knows who to go to for specialty care. Triple threat...Read More
Sep 14, 2013
Dr. Ng is a an excellent doctor and I highly recommend him for his wide knowledge as well as for extra ordinary patient care.
Dr Ng is one of most trusted family practice physicians in Las Vegas. Everyone of his patients have only praises for him.
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Thanks for your quick reply! I'm having a horrible time with a OA flareup and ice recently suffered a concussion that has lasted over weeks
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Thank you, your answer or tip was very helpful! God bless and take care ! I'll call my doctor. gallbladder scan, ok
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Rosalind Franklin University - Chicago Medical School
Graduated 1995MD

Medical/Graduate school

Emory University School of Medicine
Graduated 1990MD

Residency

Middlesex Hospital

Residency

Emory University Hospital

Residency

Barnes Jewish Hospital

Residency

Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center

Awards

Top Doctor, (Family Medicine) Vegas Seven Magazine 2011
Top Doctor, (Family Medicine) Las Vegas Life Magazine 2012
Faculty Preceptor of the Year, 2010, Dept of Family Medicine, UNSOM School of Medicine

Affiliations

American Academy Family Physicians
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