Tho Q. Truong, MD Make an Appointment Ask a Question Refer Patient Tho Q. Truong, MD, is an allergist-immunologist and rheumatologist at National Jewish Health. Dr. Truong is in the Department of Medicine. Associate Professor Department of Medicine Division of Allergy & Clinical Immunology Division of Rheumatology 5280 Top Doctors 2019 Previously a 5280 Top Doctor America’s Top Doctors 2015 — Castle Connolly, Medical, Ltd. Recognized in America’s Top Doctors — Castle Connolly, Inc. Best Doctors in America® 2018-2019 — Best Doctors, Inc. Recognized in Best Doctors in America® — Best Doctors, Inc. America’s Top Doctors 2019 — Castle Connolly Medical, Ltd. Email Profile Print Profile Patient Rating 4.8 out of 5 stars 50 Patient Ratings 28 Patient Comments × No Rating Available In order to provide the most accurate and useful information on our providers, we only post satisfaction data when a provider has received a minimum of 30 survey responses. 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Close Overview Contact Info & Locations Patient Ratings & Comments Programs & Services Allergy Treatment Programs (Adult) Asthma Treatment Program (Adult) Department of Medicine Division of Allergy and Clinical Immunology (Adult) Division of Rheumatology Specialties & Conditions Allergic Bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis (ABPA) Allergic Rhinitis Anaphylaxis Angioedema Ankylosing Spondylitis Asthma Eczema (Atopic Dermatitis) Overview Eosinophilic Lung Diseases Food Allergies Hives (Urticaria) Immune Deficiency Disorders Lupus Medication/Drug Allergy Myositis (Polymyositis / Dermatomyositis) Osteoporosis Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) Scleroderma / Systemic Sclerosis (SSC) Sjögren's Syndrome (SS) Systemic Vasculitis Research Areas Immunobiology Special Interests Research Interests My research is focused on lymphocyte signaling in primary immunodeficiency and loss of self-tolerance. Specifically, I investigate the role of co-stimulatory molecules on B and T lymphocytes in the pathogenesis of autoimmunity. Education Education 1995 - 2003 University of Illinois College of Medicine, Medical Scholars Program, MD 1993 - 1995 University of Texas at Austin, BA Residency 2003 - 2006 Baylor College of Medicine, Internal Medicine Fellowship 2006 - 2009 Baylor College of Medicine, Allergy and Immunology 2006 - 2009 Baylor College of Medicine, Rheumatology Board Certification 2016: Re-certification, American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) 2010: Diplomate of the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) in Rheumatology 2009: Diplomate of the American Board of Allergy and Immunology (ABAI) 2006: Diplomate of the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) Professional Memberships American Academy of Allergy Asthma and Immunology (AAAAI) American College of Rheumatology (ACR) Publications Mannina A, Chung JH, Swigris JJ, Solomon JJ, Huie TJ, Yunt ZX, Truong TQ, Brown KK, Achcar RD, Olson AL, Cox CW, Kligerman SJ, Curran-Everett D, Fernández Pérez ER. Clinical Predictors of a Diagnosis of Common Variable Immunodeficiency-related Granulomatous-Lymphocytic Interstitial Lung Disease. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2016 Jul;13(7):1042-9. Truong, T. The overlap of bronchiectasis and immunodeficiency in asthma. Immunol Allergy Clin North Am. 2013 Feb;33(1):61-78. Truong TQ, Sastry SK, Lakonishok M, Horwitz AF. Integrin modulation of mitogenic pathways involved in muscle differentiation. Signaling Through Cell Adhesion Molecules, 1999. Ed. J.L. Guan. CRC Press. Sastry SK, Lakonishok M, Wu S, Truong TQ, Huttenlocher A, Turner CE, Horwitz AF. Quantitative changes in integrin and focal adhesion signaling regulate myoblast cell cycle withdrawal. J Cell Biol. 1999, Mar 22;144(6):1295-309. Huttenlocher A, Lakonishok M, Kinder M, Wu S, Truong T, Knudsen KA, Horwitz AF. Integrin and cadherin synergy regulates contact inhibition of migration and motile activity. J Cell Biol. 1998, Apr 20;141:515-526. Hospital Affiliations St. Joseph Hospital - Denver Academic Affiliations Faculty Affiliate, University of Colorado Denver Ask a Question through Patient Portal Sign in to your My National Jewish Health patient portal account to communicate with your care team, manage appointments, and more. Create an Account Contact Information Office: 877.225.5654 Locations National Jewish Health Main Campus 1400 Jackson St. Denver, CO 80206 Saint Joseph Hospital 1835 Franklin Street Denver, CO 80218 Patient Ratings The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to care provider related questions on our independent rating system, the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. This survey is about the patient care experience and does not address crucial characteristics like medical decision-making, prescribing the best therapy, and patient outcomes. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey. Provider showed concern 4.7 Friendliness 5 Spoke using clear language 4.9 Provider explained things clearly 4.7 Amount of time spent with you 4.6 Provider included you in decisions 4.7 Confidence in your doctor 4.8 Likelihood of recommending this provider 4.8 Comments Comments are collected in our Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Surveys. Patients are de-identified to protect confidentiality and patient privacy. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey. National Jewish Health Patient– May, 2019 *Dr. Truong is excellent. National Jewish Health Patient– May, 2019 I have recommended her to others already. National Jewish Health Patient– February, 2019 Dr. Truong saved my life.... I won't go to anyone else!! National Jewish Health Patient– December, 2017 The majority of appt. was with assistant only at very end *Dr. Truong came in for a short time. National Jewish Health Patient– June, 2017 She was just busy but it was okay. National Jewish Health Patient– June, 2017 I have recommended this facility/doctor to others - love how I am actually listened to vs. talked down to. National Jewish Health Patient– April, 2017 Dr. Truong is professional and curteous. I fully trust her with my care. National Jewish Health Patient– April, 2017 I have had an ongoing [CONDITION] treatment was a 'shrug.' National Jewish Health Patient– March, 2017 I am somewhat dismayed that they told me nothing else can be done [patient information]. Beind sick 6-9 months out of the year is no fun. I am an active person. National Jewish Health Patient– February, 2017 I absolutely appreciate my doctor, Dr. Truong, and actually look forward to seeing her. She is a great communicator, she connects. I feel heard and respected by her. I trust her knowledge and guidance. She is one of the best doctors I have ever seen, and I've been to a lot of doctors. She does more than treat me, she cares for me and that's amazing. I have recommended her to others and will continue to do so. I can't speak more highly of Dr. Truong. National Jewish Health Patient– February, 2017 I won't return to this Dr. show more National Jewish Health Patient– January, 2017 Had to wait quite a while, but dr. was excellent & spent enough time answering my questions. National Jewish Health Patient– September, 2016 She is great - caring, knowledgeable. National Jewish Health Patient– September, 2016 My doctor was very thorough and knowledgable. National Jewish Health Patient– August, 2016 *Dr. Truong listened to all my concerns and gave great advice. I look forward to my next appointment in September. National Jewish Health Patient– August, 2016 Dr. Truong had another health care provider shadowing her who also seemed very nice. National Jewish Health Patient– August, 2016 Dr. Truong has been fabulous through some rough transitions. National Jewish Health Patient– June, 2016 I won't go anywhere else. National Jewish Health Patient– June, 2016 Compassionate, down to earth ,friendly and very confident in what she does. she makes me feel more like a friend then a patient. Awesome!! National Jewish Health Patient– May, 2016 she was very knowledgeable about my disease and informed me about health concerns I should be concerned about that I had previously not been informed of great visit wonderful Doctor. National Jewish Health Patient– May, 2016 Dr. Troung takes time, seems genuinely concerned and I feel is extremely knowledgable and I always leave feeling well taken care of and informed. She is an extremely good Dr. National Jewish Health Patient– May, 2016 I would like for her to provide more details and medical information about my conditions, blood work, what it means and also providing copies of blood work with me and going over them in more detail. I'm very confident in her knowledge and only complaint is that I'd really like to understand the condition and medical diagnoses in more depth -- additional diagnostics would be appreciated to further pinpoint the disease when I experience flares. National Jewish Health Patient– May, 2016 Dr Truong ROCKS!! National Jewish Health Patient– May, 2016 I have total confidence in Dr. Troung National Jewish Health Patient– May, 2016 Dr Troung was so friendly and puts you at ease. She really listened to my issues and concerns and ran numerous tests to confirm an accurate diagnosis. The medication regime she ordered have greatly improved my quality of life! National Jewish Health Patient– May, 2016 Dr. Trong is a world class physician , and a better person . I consider her Family! National Jewish Health Patient– March, 2016 Knowledgeable in all matters discussed. National Jewish Health Patient– January, 2016 My insurance did not approve my continuing care with Dr. Truong. I paid out of pocket to see Dr. Truong, and will continue to do so..... I firmly believe she saved my life, and the insurance will not make the decision that I will go somewhere else. Dr. Troung is marvelous.