Tho Q. Truong
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

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
University of Illinois College of Medicine, Medical Scholars Program, MD
University of Texas at Austin, BA
Residency
Baylor College of Medicine, Internal Medicine
Fellowship
Baylor College of Medicine, Allergy and Immunology
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

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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

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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
4.7

Spoke using clear language
4.8

Provider explained things clearly
4.7

Amount of time spent with you
4.6

Provider included you in decisions
4.6

Confidence in your doctor
4.7

Likelihood of recommending this provider
4.6
 

Comments

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National Jewish Health PatientDecember, 2020
Dr. Truong is a lifesaver, literally. I trust her above all my other Drs!

National Jewish Health PatientDecember, 2020
Good communication. Will continue treatment with same prescription level.

National Jewish Health PatientDecember, 2020
We started over 10 minutes late, which happens but then was expected to end the appointment within the original time frame. There didn't seem to be a focused purpose/plan for the appointment.

National Jewish Health PatientDecember, 2020
Dr. Truong always takes the time to explain the rationale/reasoning behind [recommended therapy] in order to have better sustained control over my symptoms [PHI].

National Jewish Health PatientDecember, 2020
Dr Tho Truong is very compassionate doctor I very lucky to have her

National Jewish Health PatientNovember, 2020
Dr Truong always shows concern for my questions, and takes time to answer them fully.

National Jewish Health PatientOctober, 2020
good experience

National Jewish Health PatientSeptember, 2020
Dr Truong is excellent. she was very patient with my questions and helped me plan for the future.

National Jewish Health PatientSeptember, 2020
I appreciate how well she explained the results of the [test] and the next steps that needed to be taken.

National Jewish Health PatientSeptember, 2020
I have recommended Dr. Truong

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