Dr. Candice Tung

My Approach to Your Wellness

My goal is to help all of my patients achieve their optimal health both now and into the future. I believe the key to this is forming a highly personalized partnership with patients by sincerely caring, listening, educating and advocating for them.



Cornell University
Ithaca, NY
Bachelor of Arts, Psychology 1992
Dean’s List

Medical School

The Ohio State University College of Medicine
Columbus, OH
Doctorate of Medicine 1996


Northwestern University, McGaw Medical Center
Chicago, IL
Internal Medicine Residency 1996-1999
Chief Resident 1999-2000


American Board of Internal Medicine

Professional Positions and Appointments

Associate, Dept. of Internal Medicine, Northwestern Memorial Hospital 1999-2000

Attending Physician, Dept. of Internal Medicine, Veterans Administration Hospital of Chicago 1999-2000

Society Memberships

American College of Physicians
Nevada State Medical Association
Diabetes Treatment Center, Desert Springs Hospital, Advisory Board Member 2003-2005

Honors and Awards

Best Doctors in America® 2007-2017
Featured on TLC, Discovery Health Channel’s Diagnosis X, Episode 6 "Under Pressure" Original airdate 9/26/07"
 "Guide to America’s Top Physicians" 2004-2005 edition
"Top Docs List," 215 Magazine 2005
"Our Best Doctors," Las Vegas Life Magazine 2004
"Las Vegas' Best Doctors" Las Vegas Woman Magazine Oct/Nov 2008
"Desert Companion Best Doctors 2013" Desert Companion August 2013
City of Henderson special presentation of Mayor's Commendation- November 2013
"Top Doctors 2014" Vegas SEVEN magazine
Vegas Seven "Top Docs" 2015, 2016, 2017
Desert Companion "Best Docs" 2015, 2016, 2017
"Top Doctors 2017" Vegas Health Care Quarterly
"Top Doctor" in Henderson, NV, International Association of Internists - spotlighted in The Leading Physicians of the World 2017-2018