Dr. Ying Peng, MD

Dr. Ying Peng, MD

Pediatric Neurology  ·  
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Age 52
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Dr. Ying Peng, MD is a pediatric neurology specialist in Mission Viejo, CA and has been practicing for 20 years. She graduated from Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine in 1998 and specializes in pediatric neurology, clinical neurophysiology, and more.Read her story

26451 Crown Valley Pkwy Ste 100

Mission Viejo, CA 92691

Contact Information

(949) 215-6662

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • California Foundation for Medical Care
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Delta Health System
  • 12 More

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Top Care Areas

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EEG (Electroencephalogram)
normal
more than 41% of peers
Epilepsy
normal
more than 30% of peers

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Dr. Peng's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Peng "Ying Peng M.D., Ph.D. brings her extensive experience in Clinical Neurophysiology and Neurodevelopment research to the practice of Child Neurology at Mission Viejo. Dr. Peng is a fellowship trained Child Neurologist. She is double boarded in American Board of Neurology and Psychiatry with special qualification in Child neurology and in American board of Clinical Neurophysiology, the subspecialty Board of ABPN. Dr. Peng earned her MD in Medicine and a Ph.D. in Neurogenetics and Molecular biology from University of Kansas. She then went on to complete postdoctoral research fellowship in mammalian neurodevelopment at Northwestern University in Chicago. Dr. Peng fulfilled her pediatric and pediatric neurology residencies at the University of California, Irvine Medical Center, as well as a fellowship in clinical neurophysiology. Dr. Peng joined PSF and the CHOC neurology in 2004, where she served as the medical director of CHOC/UCI neurology division and CHOC clinical neurophysiology lab. Dr. Peng and her family moved to Mission Viejo in 2013, where her private practice is located. Dr. Peng has committed herself to provide the best possible care to children with complex neurological disorders, especially in Epilepsy and Neuromuscular diseases. Dr. Peng's clinical areas of interest are in epilepsy (EEG/Video-EEG),neuromuscular disorders (EMG) and complex neurophysiological conditions as well as performing NCS/EMG in children. Dr. Peng has been an author of numerous studies and abstracts in national and international neuroscience and research journals. She is an Assistant Professor in Pediatrics at UC Irvine. She is a member of the American Academy of Neurology and the American Association of Elctrodiagnostic Medicine. Dr. Peng's clinic accepts Monarch, SJHAP, GNP, Regal and Prospect HMOs and all PPOs. "
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Peng "Help everyone to achieve a productive life"

12  Specialties

  • Pediatric Neurology
  • Clinical Neurophysiology
  • Developmental Disabilities Psychology
  • Electrodiagnostic Medicine
  • Epilepsy
  • Headache Medicine
  • Neuroimmunology
  • Neurology
  • Pain Medicine Neurology
  • Pediatric Neuroimmunology
  • Pediatrics
  • Psychology

2  Board Certifications

  • Clinical Neurophysiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

65  Conditions Treated

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9  Procedures

  • 24-Hour Ambulatory Electroencephalogram
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • Electrodiagnostic Procedure
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Intraoperative Neurological Monitoring
  • Management of VNS Devices for the Treatment of Epilepsy
  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Neurological Testing
  • Vagus Nerve Stimulation (VNS)

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

  • Medical Center of Fudan University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1988
  • Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • University of Kansas Medical Center
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • University of California At Irvine / California College of Medicine & Surgery
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • University of California At Irvine / California College of Medicine & Surgery
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Northwestern Memorial Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • University of California At Irvine / California College of Medicine & Surgery
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • University of Kansas Medical Center
    Other Education | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Peng has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese, Mandarin

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Peng's Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Peng to family and friends
17 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Peng's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Our experience with Dr. Peng was amazing, helpful, and comforting. After our child was mis-diagnosed by another doctor (with HFA), we sought a second opinion with Dr. Peng. She took the time to not only talk with us parents, but to actually try to communicate with our child. The experience with Dr....more
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Careless and wanted to charge me to fill out a school seizure action plan form! No other Dr charge for this! She also refused to give my child rescue meds after diagnosing epilepsy!
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She listens and recommends all possible treatment options for us to consider and try. She doesn't give up!
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Dr. Peng is truly a phenomenal, highly experienced professional. Her diagnosis of my daughter's symptoms was astounding and I'm only sorry we didn't see her sooner. She is personable, friendly and makes your child at ease. Have seen other specialists and she is definitely the best.
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God dr My is Pablo antonio Dr peng is very god
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