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Ying Peng, MD

(949) 215-6662

Child Neurology

Board Certified:
Child Neurology, Clinical Neurophysiology


Dr. Peng is on staff at CHOC Children's Hospital & CHOC Children's at Mission Hospital

26451 Crown Valley Parkway
Suite 100
Mission Viejo, CA 92626
phone: (949) 215-6662
fax: (949) 215-6663
map & directions

Physician Bio

As an expert in child neurology, Dr. Peng provides care for the full range of pediatric neurological conditions, with special interest in neuromuscular disease and electromyography/nerve conduction studies (EMG/NCV). Dr. Peng serves as the clinical medical director of CHOC Children’s neurology services, the director of the CHOC Children’s neuromuscular/EMG program and the director of CHOC Children’s Clinical Neurophysiology Lab.

Dedicated to clinical excellence, Dr. Ying Peng is board certified in child neurology and clinical neurophysiology by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. Prior to joining CHOC Children’s, Dr. Peng attended medical school at the Shanghai Medical University in China/University of Kansas co-education program. She completed her internship in pediatrics and her residency in neurology at UC Irvine. She served a fellowship in clinical neurophysiology at UC Irvine and a fellowship in neuroscience/molecular bio research at Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois.
Dr. Peng speaks fluent Mandarin.

Administrative Appointments

  • Director, CHOC Neuromuscular/EMG Program
  • Director, CHOC Clinical Neurophysiology Lab
  • Clinic Medical Director, CHOC Neurology Services
  • Neurology, CHOC Children's Specialists

Academic Appointments

  • Assistant Clinical Professor
    University of California, Irvine, School of Medicine


  • Medical School
    Shanghai Medical University, China
  • Pediatrics Residency
    UCI Medical Center, Orange, CA
  • Child Neurology Residency
    UCI Medical Center, Orange, CA
  • Clinical Neurophysiology Fellowship
    UCI Medical Center, Orange, CA

Board Certifications

  • Child Neurology
  • Clinical Neurophysiology

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UC Irvine

CHOC Children's is affiliated with the UC Irvine School of Medicine