Dr. Danny Phu immigrated to the United States from Vietnam in 1980 at the age of 7. He grew up and had his entire education in Southern California. He attended the University of California, Riverside where he received his Biomedical Sciences degree in 1995. Dr. Phu then received his Medical Degree from UCLA Medical School in 1999 and completed his Internal Medicine residency at St. Mary Medical Center in 2002. After completion of residency, Dr. Phu joined the teaching faculty as an academic staff physician, participating in clinical teaching and training of medical students and residents.

Dr. Phu has been in private practice as a comprehensive office-based internist in Long Beach since 2003. In 2011, he joined Long Beach Internal Medical Group where he shares the common goal of providing high quality, compassionate care with other great physicians.

Despite working long hours, Dr. Phu tries to keep balance in his life. He is married with 2 children. If he is not on the field coaching or cheering on his children playing soccer or baseball, he enjoys playing basketball and watching all sports.


Danny Phu, MD


Medical Doctor University of California – Los Angeles, CA 1995 - 1999

Bachelor of Science University of California – Riverside, CA 1992 – 1995



Medical Licensure, Certification, and Affiliation

California Internal Medicine License

American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM)


Clinical Experience

Professional - Long Beach Internal Medical Group, Inc 2011 - Present

Long Beach, CA

  • Administered comprehensive and compassionate care to diverse patient population
  • Manage own patients in the hospital


Private Practice 2003 - 2011

Long Beach, CA


Academic Staff Physician / Clinical Instructor 2002 - 2003

St. Mary Medical Center (UCLA), Long Beach, CA

Department of Medical Education

  • Participated in clinical teaching, training and managing of medical students and residents
  • Organized and led CME conferences, cancer conferences, and ambulatory lecture series
  • Administered inpatient and outpatient care and managed hospital rounds


Per Diem Physician 2002 - 2004

Kaiser Permanente Clinics, Orange County and Long Beach

Hospitalist, Long Beach Memorial and St. Mary Medical Center



Internal Medicine 1999 – 2002

St. Mary Medical Center (Harbor-UCLA), Long Beach, CA

  • Outpatient and inpatient care at St. Mary Medical Center

Subspecialty training at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, CA