Dr. Julie Cheng, M.D., FAAP

Dr. Julie Cheng, M.D., FAAP, is board certified in pediatrics and a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. Originally from New York, she graduated from Cornell University with a degree in Human Development and Family Studies. She completed her Doctorate of Medicine at State University of New York at Buffalo before moving to California in 2000 for her pediatric residency at Loma Linda University Children’s Hospital. After completing her residency she worked in a private practice in Buena Park and Cerritos for 13 years. She then worked with an Ob/Gyn in his private practice in Fountain Valley for 5 years before joining Coastal Kids June 2022 to be closer to home in Lake Forest.

She is dedicated to partnering with families to care for the whole child believing that the mind, body and spirit are all connected. Her goals as a pediatrician are to keep children safe, well-adjusted and to compassionately help parents navigate through every bout of illness.

Areas of interests in Pediatrics: newborn care, child and adolescent development
Special interests: yoga/Pilates, drawing, guinea pig care, skiing

Schedule an appointment with Dr. Cheng:

  • LAGUNA HILLS: (949) 951-1376
  • NEWPORT BEACH: (949) 759-1720