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Dr. Jeffrey Ng

Family Medicine
Henderson, NV
32 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

Tuesday: 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
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Family Medicine

Neurology

Licenses

United States: Nevada

Doctor Q&A

311 Answers
48 Agrees
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 32 years experience
MeralgiaParesthetica: This is a likely meralgia paresthetica, or compression of the superficial lateral cutaneous nerve. It results from tight belts or overweight around t... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 32 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 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 32 years experience
Go see your doc: Severe sharp pain in the pelvic and abdomen is not good. Pain with ambulation, getting up from sitting, and tenderness could be a lot of different dx... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 32 years experience
PPI: It's a proton pump inhibitor used for gastric reflux.
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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 32 years experience
Anything is possible: Untreated uti's can turn into "pylonephritis" and that could lead to dehydration and sepsis. Sepsis could lead to multi-organ shut down, heart failur... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 32 years experience
Probably the SE: Probably the side effect of the antibiotics. Zithromax is hard on the stomach and may cause bloating. Doxy and augmentum can cause GI side effects ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 32 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 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 32 years experience
U might have Herpes: You need to go see a doctor to have them examined. Herpes has a specific size and pattern, so they should be able to test for this. So hard to DX o... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 32 years experience
Go see your doc: Elevated lfts with a predominant rise in alp is suggestive of damage or obstruction of the biliary tree. It can be due to meds, etoh, and gallbladder... Read More
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 32 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 male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 32 years experience
Nope. Go to the ER: Seizure activity is never a "normal" side effect of a chronic headache condition. She needs to get evaluated asap. It might be the meds she is on, ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 32 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 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 32 years experience
Positional Vertigo: You may have benign positional vertigo. Certain movements of your head will make your dizziness worse. You need to see your primary care doctor in ... Read More
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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 32 years experience
Not my first choice: Uti's or kidney infections require meds that concentrate in the kidneys or bladder. I like using Bactrim or Cipro (ciprofloxacin) as they are generic... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 32 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 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 32 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 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 32 years experience
Unlikely: Lymphoma would cause an inflammatory response in your immune system, and your CRP would be elevated. Ldh, protein, and Albumin tell me your nutritio... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 32 years experience
Nope: It's a scalp hematoma and just needs ice and rest. God was smart when he made the skull....It is thick in the front and the back. If you have nause... Read More
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 32 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 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 32 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 female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 32 years experience
Go see your doc: He needs to do a culture and maybe a pap smear. You might have a vaginal infection.
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 32 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 54-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 32 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 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 32 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 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 32 years experience
Sleep Study: Polysomnography is a sleep study. A sleep study monitors you as you sleep, or try to sleep. One of the popular disorders it assesses for is sleep a... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 32 years experience
Go see your doc: You need to see your doctor. A stool sample is needed to assess your problem.
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 32 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 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 32 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 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 32 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 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 32 years experience
Go see your doctor!: You may need more than that! Minoxidil or klonapin would be the next step. Go see your doctor!
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 32 years experience
Physical therapy: Physical therapy is the hallmark for repairing sciatic pain. You need to see a doctor for this referral. He may need to do an xray (ct scan or MRI ... Read More
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 32 years experience
Soon: If the diagnosis is correct, then it should be operated as soon as possible.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 32 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 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 32 years experience
Go see your doctor: A 36 Y.O. Male should not be having stool incontinence. You need to see your doctor. You need to get a stool study and possible colonoscopy. You m... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 32 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 female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 32 years experience
Go see your doctor: Diarrhea for 2 months is not good. You will get dehydrated. Your electrolytes will be off, and you will feel weak. You may have a colitis infection... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 32 years experience
Unclear. : There is a syndrome called polyglandular autoimmune syndrome type 3 that involves multiple autoimmune diseases (hypothyroidism, dm, psoriasis, lupus..... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 32 years experience
Not too long: Gonorrhea grows in warm moist places of the body such as the mucous membranes, especially the reproductive tract and the urethra and less commonly the... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 32 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 32 years experience
Go see your doc: Bitter taste in the mouth may be a sign of Reflex Esophagitis. You could try an OTC med call Prilosec and see if your taste returns to normal. I w... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 32 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 member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 32 years experience
Neuropathy: Diabetics can get something call diabetic neuropathy, a condition that causes nerve damage to the lower feet and hands. Have her see her doctor to s... Read More
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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 32 years experience
See your doc: Reoccurring laryngitis is suspicious for chronic post nasal drip or allergies. Also asthma can do this as well as chronic esophageal reflux. Go se... Read More
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 32 years experience
Go see your doc: Vaginal discharge needs to be cultured. It could be many things, from bacterial vaginosis to chlamydia. Also, a doctor needs to exam you . Yeast in... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 32 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 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 32 years experience
I would see your doc: You doc needs to run some lab tests. You may have a potassium depletion. You may just have a cramp. There is an over the counter remedy called "eme... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 32 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 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 32 years experience
Get an xray: Go see your family doc to order for an xray of the wrist. He may set the wrist in a cast and refer you to a specialist (ortho hand specialist) for a ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 32 years experience
Maybe. : I have patients that take lortab (has 500 mg of acetominophen in each tab) 4 times a day....So a 5th tablet will be likely ok. Taking 2500 all at onc... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
Family Medicine 32 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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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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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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