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Amit Soni, MD

Appointments:
888-770-2452

Office:
714-509-8459

Specialty:
Hematology

Board Certified:
Pediatrics, Pediatric Hematology-Oncology

Research Focus:
Bleeding disorders, teens with hemophilia

Language:
Hindi

Dr. Soni is on staff at CHOC Children's Hospital

CHOC Children's Clinic
1201 W. La Veta Ave.
Building: CHOC Clinic
Orange, CA 92868
phone: 888-770-2452
fax: 855-246-2329
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St Joseph Hospital
1100 W Stewart Dr
Orange, CA 92868
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Physician / Researcher Bio

With special interest in bleeding disorders, Dr. Amit Soni is dedicated to finding innovative ways to connect with teen patients with hemophilia. To this end, Dr. Soni has worked with a grant and special strategic communications training from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation to create interactive media aimed at connecting with teens with hemophilia. The goal is to provide the teens with content and information about their disorder so that they may take control of their health and be armed with the knowledge they need as they transition into adulthood.

Dr. Soni is board certified in pediatrics and pediatric hematology-oncology. Prior to joining CHOC Children’s, Dr. Soni attended medical school in the West Indies at St. George’s University in Grenada. . He performed his pediatric residency training at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey and completed his fellowship training in pediatric hematology-oncology at CHOC Children’s. Dr. Soni worked as a hemostasis/thrombosis clinical research fellow at CHOC Children’s and earned additional certification in a UCI graduate program in clinical trials and product development. Dr. Soni was awarded the distinguished, international Bayer Hemophilia Clinical Training Award.




Administrative Appointments

  • Hematology, CHOC Children's Specialists
  • Director, Pediatric Hematology/ Oncology Fellowship Program, CHOC Children's

Academic Appointments

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

Education

  • Medical School
    Saint George's University, Grenada, West Indies
  • Pediatrics Residency
    University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Newark, NJ
  • Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Fellowship
    Children's Hospital of Orange County, CA

Research

As part of his interests in bleeding disorders, Dr. Soni is dedicated to finding innovative ways to connect with teen patients with hemophilia. To this end, Dr. Soni has worked with a grant and special strategic communications training from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation to create interactive media aimed at connecting with teens with hemophilia. The goal is to provide the teens with content and information about their disorder so that they may take control of their health and be armed with the knowledge they need as they transition into adulthood.




Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics
    American Board of Pediatrics
  • Pediatric Hematology-Oncology
    American Board of Pediatrics

Honors and Awards

  • Physician of Excellence
    Orange County Medical Association

Professional Organizations

  • American Society of Hematology
  • American Society of Pediatric Hematology/ Oncology
  • Hemophilia and Thrombosis Research Society
  • National Hemophilia Foundation
  • American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation

Editorial Boards

  • Journal of Haemostasis and Thrombosis
  • Haemophilia

Published Works

Chira P, Nugent L, Miller K, Park T, Donahue S, Soni A, Nugent D, Sandborg C. Living Profiles: Design of a health media platform for teens with special healthcare needs. Journal of Biomedical Informatics 2010; 43: S9-S12.

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