Dr. Tri Huynh

Gastroenterology
Clermont, FL
19 years experience male

Locations

Tri Huynh, DO, PLLC. Gastroenterology and Liver Diseases

Clermont, FL

Address

3105 Citrus Tower Blvd, Suite B, Clermont, FL
Directions

My office hours

Thursday: 8:00am - 5:00pm
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Fax

3522436608

Insurances accepted

Aetna

Blue Cross Blue Shield Of Florida

Cigna

CIGNA Health Care

Medicare

UnitedHealthcare

About

Bio

Dr. Tri Huynh went to the University of South Florida for his undergraduate studies and achieved a degree in Mathematics. He subsequently went to the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine and graduated in 2004 for his medical degree. He is board certified in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology. His fellowship training for gastroenterology was at Largo Medical Center, affiliated with The VA Bay Pines Medical Health Systems. He spent time in Vanderbilt University Medical Center for liver transplantation. For the past three years, Dr. Huynh practiced gastroenterology and hepatology in Leesburg and The Villages. He is well respected by his peers and colleagues. His patients love him since he treats them with the utmost care and very conscientious for each of their medical needs. He has special interest in advanced procedures involving pancreaticobiliary disorders/malignancies, Barrett's esophagus, and intestinal stent placement. Furthermore, he is fully committed in screening and prevention of colorectal cancer. In addition to numerous other professional honors and distinctions, he has been elected a Fellow of the American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy and American College of Gastroenterology. Dr. Tri Huynh's clinical expertise includes gastrointestinal bleed, gastrointestinal cancer, esophageal diseases, colorectal cancer screening, liver diseases (liver cirrhosis and its complications, autoimmune liver disease, hereditary liver diseases, viral hepatitis, and others), GERD, inflammatory bowel diseases, pancreaticobiliary disorders/malignancies, and GI dysfunctions. He is fellowship-trained in gastrointestinal procedures, including diagnostic and therapeutic esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD), colonoscopy, small bowel enteroscopy, diagnostic and therapeutic ERCP, capsule endoscopy, percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG), esophageal manometry, esophageal pH testing, hemorrhoidal banding, and breath testing. In addition, he has expertise in performing advanced therapeutic procedures including radiofrequency ablation (RFA), complex stricture dilations, and intestinal stent placement.

Specialties
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Gastroenterology

Hepatology

Languages spoken

Vietnamese

Doctor Q&A

189 Answers
41 Agrees
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tri Huynh
Gastroenterology 19 years experience
Clostridium Difficil: Depended on the number relapses. If a patient has relapsed more than 3 times, the chance of treatment the bacteria is less effective and will require... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tri Huynh
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Mic-key tube: If you had the gastric tune placed on 7/25, your surgical tract should be matured by now to exchange for a mic-key button for your quality of life. ... Read More
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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tri Huynh
Gastroenterology 19 years experience
Metronidazole/ETOH: If you are taking Metronidazole for some infection, you should completely avoid alcohol use during the treatment course. Once committed to antibiotic... Read More
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tri Huynh
Gastroenterology 19 years experience
Hemorrhoid: Depended on the severity of your external hemorrhoid. There are a few things you can do to relieve your problem. Eat high fiber diet, drink adequate... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Tri Huynh
Gastroenterology 19 years experience
Probiotics.: There is no clear indication for this. However, if you are interested in finding probiotics, they are available in food stores and any local pharmacy... Read More
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A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tri Huynh
Gastroenterology 19 years experience
Tapeworm: These are the symptoms related to tape worm: nausea, weakness, diarrhea, abdominal pain, hunger or loss of appetite, fatigue, weight loss, vitamin an... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tri Huynh
Gastroenterology 19 years experience
Constipation: Having bowel movement upto every 3 days could be normal for some patients. However, if you have longer that this and stool is hard, required straini... Read More
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A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tri Huynh
Gastroenterology 19 years experience
Hyoscyamine/Prilosec: There is no drug interaction between the above medications..
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tri Huynh
Gastroenterology 19 years experience
C. Diff/Constipation: Only obtain stool studies for c. Diff. Infection if you are having diarrhea. There is a small percentage of people carried c. Diff., but will not hav... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tri Huynh
Gastroenterology 19 years experience
GI disorders: Not quite clear on your symptoms. If you had evaluation from a GI physician and not satisfied with his/her findings, you could get a second opinion f... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tri Huynh
Gastroenterology 19 years experience
HCV/Fatty Liver Infi: Fatty liver infiltration can be caused by different factors. Hcv infection can cause fatty liver infiltration. If you are interested in treating hcv... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tri Huynh
Gastroenterology 19 years experience
Benifiber: Fiber intake is beneficial if you are having constipation. Goal of 25-30 grams of fiber per day. You can consume about 10-15 grams of fiber through ... Read More
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tri Huynh
Gastroenterology 19 years experience
Stone: Despite having gallbladder removed, a small percentage of patients can still form stones within the bile duct. This is related to bile being concentr... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tri Huynh
Gastroenterology 19 years experience
C Diff: To my knowledge there is no case report of C. Difficile causing acute appendicitis. Taking Pepto-Bismol should not have any effect on testing on the ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tri Huynh
Gastroenterology 19 years experience
Abdominal pain: Sounds like you might have an episode of acute gastroenteritis. Make sure you are hydrating yourself well. Symptoms should be resolved within 48 hou... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Tri Huynh
Gastroenterology 19 years experience
Rectal bleed.: From your description of current symptoms and your age, likely you are suffering from having hemorrhoidal disease. Other possible causes are inflamma... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tri Huynh
Gastroenterology 19 years experience
Pain with exercise: I would need to have more information regarding your abdominal pain (severity, duration, relieving factors, dull vs sharp, etc). However, having abdo... Read More
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A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tri Huynh
Gastroenterology 19 years experience
Abdominal pain/diarr: If your daughter has constant abdominal pain, diarrhea, and weight loss, this could be many reasons and needs further work up. She had blood work don... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tri Huynh
Gastroenterology 19 years experience
Diarhea: You might have a course of acute gastroenteritis (mostly likely viral). Patients can present with abdominal cramping, nausea, vomiting, fever, chills... Read More
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A 61-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tri Huynh
Gastroenterology 19 years experience
"Inflammed pancreas": "inflammed pancreas" as seen on ct as you described means you possibly have pancreatitis (injury to the pancreas). Not sure if you have any symptoms ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tri Huynh
Gastroenterology 19 years experience
Elevated bilirubin: Your total bilirubin is at 1.4, which is mildly above the normal range. You might have a condition known as gilbert's syndrome, which is a benign con... Read More
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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tri Huynh
Gastroenterology 19 years experience
Inactive HBV carrier: The markers for inactive carrier state of hepatitis b virus infection are: persistently normal ast/alt, hbv dna.
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tri Huynh
Gastroenterology 19 years experience
RUQ pain: This could be a number of reasons. Most likely cause would be biliary colic (pain caused by gallstones) or gallbladder dyskinesia ("lazy gallbladder)... Read More
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A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tri Huynh
Gastroenterology 19 years experience
Chronic diarrhea.: You have chronic diarrhea, which can be caused by many different reasons. I'm not sure what tests you have done previously or if you had any assessme... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tri Huynh
Gastroenterology 19 years experience
C. Diff/Arm swollen: If you have c. Difficile infection, this unlikely to cause your arms to be swollen. Not a presentation of the infection.
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tri Huynh
Gastroenterology 19 years experience
Colitis: You possibly have ulcerative colitis. It's an inflammatory bowel disease. There is chronic inflammatory condition in the intestine. Patient will pr... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tri Huynh
Gastroenterology 19 years experience
Amlodipine/Hepatitis: With the limited information you've given, hbsag negative means you do not have liver disease caused by hepatitis b. Amlodipine has small chance of c... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tri Huynh
Gastroenterology 19 years experience
Alcohol: It is difficult to answer your question. Alcohol drinks have different strengths (alcohol content). However, on average, each drink has about 14 gra... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tri Huynh
Gastroenterology 19 years experience
Diarrhea/Burning: During the process of having diarrhea, your food contents are moving through the intestinal tract much quicker than the normal bowel movement. As foo... Read More
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A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tri Huynh
Gastroenterology 19 years experience
Reclast (zoledronic acid): From the medical information you provided, i don't see any contraindication to prevent you taking this medication for osteoporosis.
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tri Huynh
Gastroenterology 19 years experience
Prevacid/Diarrhea: If you have abdominal pain and diarrhea after taking Prevacid to control diarrhea, it could be prevacid's side effects. Suggest to stop the medicatio... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tri Huynh
Gastroenterology 19 years experience
Abdominal pain: Your symptoms appears to irritable bowel syndrome (ibs). However, before we can conclude this is the problem, you might want to discuss more in detai... Read More
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tri Huynh
Gastroenterology 19 years experience
Colonoscopy/Polyps: If you had a colonoscopy on the day of this question posted and you had 2 polyps, you should wait till seeing your GI doctor for the pathology of the ... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tri Huynh
Gastroenterology 19 years experience
Ignore: Avoid NSAIDs, blood thinners if possible!
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tri Huynh
Gastroenterology 19 years experience
Ignore: All family members should be treated. Clothes and bed linens should be washed. Treatment is there!
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tri Huynh
Gastroenterology 19 years experience
Internal Hemorrhoid: If you have internal hemorrhoid, be sure you do not strain during bowel movement and avoid hard stool. Adequate hydration and eat high fiber diet. C... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tri Huynh
Gastroenterology 19 years experience
Burning in Stomach: Your symptom is so nonspecific. In order to diagnose an illness, physicians need many information on your symptoms to guide us. Once we have clinic... Read More
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A 52-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tri Huynh
Gastroenterology 19 years experience
Anal itch: If you have anal itch, this could be secondary to poor hygiene. Suggest clean that area after bowel movement with water instead of toilet paper (some... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tri Huynh
Gastroenterology 19 years experience
Bloating/Fatty liver: The majority of patient with fatty liver disease might not have any symptoms at all. Few can have some discomfort at the ruq. Feeling bloatedness is... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tri Huynh
Gastroenterology 19 years experience
Nausea: Having nausea could be secondary to many reasons. If you have persistent nausea, you need to see a physician to determine the cause and treat it prop... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tri Huynh
Gastroenterology 19 years experience
Nausea/vomiting: If you have nausea/vomiting after eating fatty food, you might want to evaluate the gallbladder. Gallbladder dyskinesia ('lazy' gallbladder) can pres... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Tri Huynh
Gastroenterology 19 years experience
Hcv: Hepatitis c treatment is a complex processs. If you are interested in treatment, you need to schedule an appointment with your local doctor to discu... Read More
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A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tri Huynh
Gastroenterology 19 years experience
Small bowel bleed: There are a few causes for small bowel bleed, such as tumor, angioectasia (blood vessel malformations), peptic ulcer disease, inflammatory bowel disea... Read More
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tri Huynh
Gastroenterology 19 years experience
AFP elevation: Given your father's history of chronic hbv infection and elevated afp, he is likely to also have hepatocellular carcinoma. With that high level, this... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tri Huynh
Gastroenterology 19 years experience
Constipation/C. Dif : There is a small percentage of healthy adult will have c. Difficile toxin tested positive, but they will not need to be treated if they are symptomati... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tri Huynh
Gastroenterology 19 years experience
Bloating: Possibly. When attempting to have high fiber diet, goal 25-30 grams/day. Titrate slowly to your goal, but to the level of your tolerance. Initially... Read More
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A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tri Huynh
Gastroenterology 19 years experience
Nonfunctional gb: If your gallbladder is nonfunctional and you are symptomatic from this, suggest gb surgery. Your gb ladder will not perforate unless it is infected a... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tri Huynh
Gastroenterology 19 years experience
HBV: If you have hbv infection, you need to practice universal precautions to prevent expose others with hbv, such as having intercourse with condom, etc. ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tri Huynh
Gastroenterology 19 years experience
H. Pylori: If you had h. Pylori, you should be treated for it since the treatment course is simple. Once you achieved eradication of the bacteria, you should no... Read More
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tri Huynh
Gastroenterology 19 years experience
Ulcers: If you recently had an egd and found multiple ulcers and you are now vomiting with blood, you should go to the hospital for possible repeating egd and... Read More
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Testimonials
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Huynh is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Huynh is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thanks for your quick reply! Is what the thought is, thanks. Have you heard of a low dose of arithramiasin for 90 days to help with movement of bowels?
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
Graduated 2004MD

Residency

Sun Coast Hospital

Residency

Sun Coast Hospital

Awards

LRMC Physician of The Month
Top Gastroenterologist , Second Place, National - Summer
2013

Affiliations

The Village Regional Hospital
Leesburg Regional Medical Center
South lake hospital

Publications

"Understanding Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease"
"Patient Outcomes after Placement of PEG at VA Bay Pines Healthcare System"
"Scabies and Pediculosis"
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