Dr. Huy N. Trinh graduated with a BS degree in Chemistry with Honors from the University of California, Berkeley, and received his medical degree from Northwestern University School of Medicine. He completed his Internal Medicine residency training at VA Wadsworth/UCLA and his gastroenterology fellowship at the University of California, Irvine.
As a Board Certified Gastroenterologist with 28 years of experience, Dr. Trinh treats various digestive and liver diseases and performs colonoscopies and EGD. His research interest is in viral hepatitis B, hepatitis C, fatty liver, and liver cancer. He is also very active in the aspect of clinical research for drug treatment of viral hepatitis B and C. He participates as principal investigator in many national and international clinical trials and he also has a number of his own investigator-initiated research studies. He has more than 60 articles published in esteemed peer-reviewed journals including Gastroenterology, Hepatology, New England Journal of Medicine, Journal of Hepatology, Digestive Diseases, and Sciences, etc.
He is the founder and co-medical director of the San Jose Liver Tumor Board which comprised of local and Stanford gastroenterologists, hepatologists, Liver Transplant surgeons, radiologists, and interventional radiologists. The tumor board provides comprehensive and state-of-the-art medical care for liver cancer patients.
Dr. Trinh has been in practice since 1991 and is a founding member of San Jose Gastroenterology, Montpelier Surgery Center, and Advanced Surgery Center in San Jose.
He is a member of the American Gastroenterological Association (AGA), American College of Gastroenterology (ACG), American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE), and American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD). Dr. Trinh was recognized as a Fellow of AGA (AGAF) and AASLD (FAASLD)
Dr. Trinh is an award recipient of Humanitarian of the Year: San Francisco Ho Chi Minh Sister City Committee for his work in liver health in Vietnam. He is also awarded a Certificate of Commendation by the County of Santa Clara County of Supervisors for his dedication and services to the Vietnamese American community in Santa Clara county.