Binh T. Ngo

Assistant Professor of Dermatology
Binh T. Ngo, MD

Areas of treatment:

Medical Dermatology: Acne, Rosacea, Eczema, Psoriasis, Warts, Moles, Skin Cancer Screening, Hair Loss, Hair Diseases, Nail Diseases, Treatment of Skin of Color, Cutaneous Signs of Systemic Diseases, Photodynamic Therapy for Actinic Keratoses
Cosmetic Dermatology: Wrinkle Correction with Botox/Dysport: Soft Tissue Fillers (Restylane, Juvederm, Perlane, Prevelle, Radiesse); Sclerotherapy (Leg Vein Treatment): Laser Hair Removal, Laser Treatment (for Wrinkles, Acne Scars, Brown Spots, Facial Telangiectasia, Tattoos), Photodynamic Therapy for Acne, Chemical Peels, Dermabrasion
Dermatolologic Surgery: Cryosurgery, Skin Flaps and Grafts


  • Dermatology


  • Department of Dermatology


  • English
  • Vietnamese

Binh T. Ngo, MD

Assistant Professor of Dermatology

Practicing locations:

  • Keck Hospital of USC
  • USC Healthcare Center 4

About this doctor:

Dr. Ngo received her undergraduate degree in biochemistry at UCLA. She was a research scientist at Baxter Biotech in Duarte, California prior to entering the University of Nebraska School of Medicine from which she graduated in May 2003. She subsequently completed two years of internal medicine residency at USC prior to entering a dermatology residency at Harbor – UCLA Medical Center in 2005. She served as chief resident in dermatology from 2007 – 2008. She received her board certification from the American Board of Dermatology and joined the USC faculty as assistant professor of dermatology in November of 2008. Dr. Ngo is the founder of the Case Report Group at USC. While pursuing a residency in dermatology, she served as a volunteer research fellow in the Division of Nephrology at USC surveying cutaneous perfusion in patients with chronic kidney disease. She intends to concentrate her interests on the cutaneous manifestations of systemic disease. Dr. Ngo has authored several publications in major medical journals.  She is heavily involved in the teaching of dermatology residents and has received a teaching award for her efforts.  She serves as a peer reviewer for several journals, notably the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology.


Bachelor's of Science, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), Los Angeles, CA
Doctor of Medicine, University of Nebraska College of Medicine, Omaha, NE


LAC+USC Medical Center, Internal Medicine


Harbor - UCLA Medical Center, Dermatology


LAC+USC Medical Center, Nephrology


American Board of Dermatology

Professional society memberships:

Fellow, American Academy of Dermatology
Fellow, American Society for Dermatologic Surgery
Dermatology Foundation
Medical Dermatology Society
California Society of Dermatology & Dermatologic Society


AAD Leadership Circle of Volunteerism 2010 President's Volunteer Service Award presented by the President's Council on Service and Civic Participation to members of the American Academy of Dermatology
Outstanding Faculty Teaching Award 2010 for excellence in dermatology residents teaching, LAC + USC Keck School of Medicine
AAD Leadership Forum, January 29-31, 2010. Selected among a pool of young leaders to participate in this leadership forum. Team was awarded first place for team building activity.
AAD Diversity Mentorship Program Medical Student Mentorship Program May 2010
Guide to America's Top Dermatologists ( 2008, 2009, 2010
Medical Dermatology Society Mentorship Award, 2007
Society for Investigative Dermatology Resident Retreat Award for Future Academicians, 2006
Kopelman Foundation Grant (, 2005
Resident Research Award in Internal Medicine, USC, 2004