Ph.D, MD Nguyen Dac Nghia


Nguyen Dac Nghia, Ph.D graduated in medicine in 1978 from Pécs Medical School of Hungary. During the war, he served in the army as Military Medical Officer for 6 years. Dr Nghia than registered for the course of specialization in Orthopaedics in 1987.  Since the year of 1989, he has become Orthopaedic Surgeon until now


Head of Orthopedics Unit

  • 1981-1987: Military Medical Officer in Cambodia

  • 1987 - 2011: Head of Orthopaedic Surgery Department of Saint Paul Hospital, Hanoi

  • 2012 - Now: Head of Orthopaedic Surgery Unit, Vinmec Times City Hospital

Awards and recognition
  • 1988: Young Orthopaedic Investigator Merit Award

  • 2009: Meritorious Doctor

Books, articles, and research

Research trials approved by Hanoi Department of Sciences and Technology

  • Application of Close Reduction and Intramedullary Nailing Technique for treatment of Tibial Shaft Fracture in Saint Paul Hospital (1997)
  • Research on improving the stability of Hartshill frame in fixation of thoracolumbar fractures with neurologic deficit (1999)
  • Research on Mini-Invasive Discectomy Techniques in Saint Paul Hospital (2001)
  • Application of Elastic Stable Intramedullary Nailing Technique for treatment of both-forearm fractures (2010)


  • Combination of Transverse Bridge and Pedicle Screws in Stabilisation of Unstable Thoracolumbar Fractures Using Hartshill Frame, 10th Annual Congress of Vietnam Surgery Association, Hanoi (1999).
  • Improve the posterior fixation of unstable thoracolumbar fracture  by using two transverse bridges and pedicle screws in Hartshill frame construct, Vietnam Medical Journal,  2000.
  • Selection of Pedicle Screwing Techniques in Posterior Fixation of Thoracolumbar Spine, Journal of Practical Medicine, 2003
  • Measure of Thoracolumbar Pedicles of Skeletons in Hanoi Anatomy Institute in order to do posterior fixation of spine by pedicle screw, Journal of Practical Medicine, 2003
  • Total Hip Replacement in Young Adults Less than 50 Years Old, First Meeting of Military Orthopaedic Society, Hanoi, 2003.
  • Osteoporosis and Bone Fractures in Orthopaedic Surgery Department of Saint Paul Hospital, 11th Annual Meeting of HCM City Orthopaedic Society, 2004.
  • Result of Elastic Stable Intramedullary Nailing of of both-forearm fractures, Journal of Practical Medicine, 2008.
  • Experiences in Treatment of Unicameral Bone Cysts in Saint Paul Hospital, Vietnam Medical Journal, 2010.
  • Strengthening the anti-rotary capacity of elastic intramedullary nails in fixation of forearm shaft fractures, Vietnam Medical Journal,  2010.

Phẫu thuật tái tạo khớp, cột sống, chỉnh hình nhi và chấn thương

  • 1978: Graduation in Medicine from Pécs Medical University, Hungary

  • 1991: Basic Degree in Surgery Diploma

  • 2001: Advanced Degree in Orthopaedic Surgery Diploma

  • 2005: Doctor of Philosophy in Medicine

  • 2009: Senior Consultant

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