Dr. Sarah Hwang, MD

Dr. Sarah Hwang, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 61
(10)
Save
Dr. Sarah Hwang, MD is a rheumatology specialist in La Palma, CA and has been practicing for 32 years. She graduated from University Of California, San Diego, School Of Medicine in 1986 and specializes in rheumatology and internal medicine.

5451 La Palma Ave Ste 25

La Palma, CA 90623

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • LACare
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Hwang

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Hwang performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Autoimmune Diseases
very high
more than 93% of peers
Arthritis
very high
more than 93% of peers
Knee Disorders
very high
more than 92% of peers

Dr. Hwang's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Rheumatology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

44  Conditions Treated

Less
Read Less

2  Procedures

  • Joint Drainage
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University Of California, San Diego, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Vet Affairs Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hwang has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • Korean
  • Spanish
  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Hwang does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Hwang and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Hwang's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Hwang

1.7

Based on 10 reviews

5 Stars
10%
(1)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
10%
(1)
2 Stars
10%
(1)
1 Star
70%
(7)

Leave a review

How likely are you to recommend
Dr. Hwang?
(Select your rating)
Average Wait Time
  • 16 – 30 minutes
Dr. Hwang's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
What People Say About Dr. Sarah Hwang, MD
RecentHighestLowestMost Helpful
Reply
Don't listen ,but after therapy of pelvic pain and third time explaining what is going on with chronic muscle pain all over . She referred me to Remerologiest . We patient have to go throw bad doctors ,test ,and medicine to get what we need.
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option1
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Sarah Hwang, MD?
Reply
horrible wait time everytime time!!!
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option2
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Sarah Hwang, MD?

Leave a review

How was your experience with Dr. Hwang?