Dr. Mai-Linh Vu

MD

Dr. Vu joined Complete Women Care in 2019. She is a fellowship-trained Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgeon.

Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday8am – 5pm
SaturdayClosed
SaturdayClosed

Appointments

We offer same-day, weekend and after-hours appointments.

Specialties

Dr. Vu earned her undergraduate degree from Yale University in Biology followed by a second degree in Biochemistry from the University of Washington. She obtained her medical degree from the University of Texas in San Antonio and completed her OB/GYN residency in Connecticut. She then pursued subspecialty training in minimally invasive gynecologic surgery by completing a fellowship program at the Center for Special Minimally Invasive and Robotic Surgery/Stanford University Medical Center. She acquired expertise in the surgical management of special gynecologic conditions, such as endometriosis, fibroids, cesarean scar defects, and infertility. Dr. Vu has experience in using a wide modality of minimally invasive surgical techniques and technologies, including video-assisted laparoscopy, CO2 laser laparoscopy, robotic surgery, and advanced hysteroscopy.

Care Values

Coming from a large family, I understand how every individual has their own unique interests and circumstances, traits that set them apart from everyone else. As your physician, I will treat you as if you were a member of my own family—my mother, my sister, or my niece. I will listen to your stories and concerns. Together we will implement a treatment plan that best fits your health goals. As a woman, I take great pride in empowering my patients with the knowledge and tools to promote their medical well-being. As an OB/GYN physician, it is a privilege to care for patients throughout all stages of their lives. My commitment goes beyond medicine; it is about making lifelong connections and helping women during their incredible journeys.

Profile Details

Board Certified:

Active Candidate

Specialty:

Robotic Surgery, Laser Laparoscopy, Minimally Invasive Pelvic Procedures, General and Advanced GYN Care, Obstetrics

Accepting New Patients:

Yes

Affiliated with:

Complete Care Surgical Center, Long Beach Memorial & Lakewood Regional Medical Center

Languages:

English, Vietnamese

Education

Bachelor of Science, Yale University

 

2005

Bachelor of Science, University of Washington

 

2007

Medical School, University of Texas Health Science Center School of Medicine

 

2014

Residency, Danbury and Norwalk Hospitals, Western Connecticut

 

2018

Fellowship, Stanford University, Center for Special Minimally Invasive and Robotic Surgery

 

2019

Honors and Awards:

  • 2019 Carl J Levinson Award for Best Surgical Video, Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons
  • 2019 Award for Best Gynecology Video, Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons
  • 2019 Infertility and Endometriosis Guest Speaker at Worldwide Endometriosis March in San Francisco
  • 2018 Administrative Chief Resident Award, Danbury Hospital, Western Connecticut Health Network
  • 2018 AAGL Excellence in Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery Resident Award
  • 2018 Gerald J Foye MD Excellence in Obstetrical Skills Award
  • 2018 University of Vermont Teacher and Student Advocate Award
  • 2017 Connecticut State Resident Research 1st Place Case Presentation Award
  • 2017 SLS Honorable Mention for Best Scientific Paper Award
  • 2017 University of Vermont Teacher and Student Advocate Award
  • 2017 Joseph L Belsky Research Day 1st Place Research Poster Award
  • 2016 Arnold P Gold Foundation Humanism and Excellence in Teaching Award
  • 2015 Joseph L Belsky Research Day Best Presentation of Data Award
  • 2014 Connecticut State Resident Research 1st Place Poster Presentation Award

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