Dr. Ying Peng, MD

Dr. Ying Peng, MD

Pediatric Neurology  |  
Female  |  
Age 52
(15)
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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.

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

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Specialties

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

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aneurysm
  • Ataxia
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Chronic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Dizziness
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Fabry's Disease
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Myoclonus
  • Nerve Diseases
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rasmussen's Syndrome
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Syncope
  • Tension Headache
  • Thrombosis
  • Tic Disorders
  • Tourette's Syndrome
  • Tremor
  • Tuberous Sclerosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
  • Vertigo

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Procedures

  • 24-Hour Ambulatory Electroencephalogram
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Electrodiagnostic Procedure
  • 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

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Peng to family and friends
4.2
based on 15 total reviews (3 with comments)
Dr. Peng's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (3)
in Orange |
She listens and recommends all possible treatment options for us to consider and try. She doesn't give up!
in Mission Viejo, CA |
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.
in Santa ana |
God dr My is Pablo antonio Dr peng is very god
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Dr. Peng accepts 21 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross
    Power Select HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
    CaliforniaCare HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California HMO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
  • Blue Shield of California
    Local Access Plus HMO
  • California Foundation for Medical Care
    California Foundation for Medical Care EPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Delta Health System
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) EPO
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Gateway Health Plan
  • Greater Newport Physicians
    Greater Newport Physicians HMO
  • HAP Insurance
    Health Alliance
  • Health Net
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
  • HealthPlus
  • Heritage Provider Network
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Monarch Healthcare
    Monarch Health Plan PPO
  • MultiPlan
    Kaiser PHCS Network PPO
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Tricare
    Tricare HMO
    Tricare PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Medicaid
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    PacifiCare HMO

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Hospitals where Dr. Peng has admitting privileges

Cedars - Sinai Medical Center
8700 Beverly Blvd
West Hollywood, CA 90048
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Children's Hospital of Orange County
1201 W La Veta Ave
Orange, CA 92868
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CHOC Children's at Mission Hospital
27700 Medical Center Rd
Mission Viejo, CA 92691
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Fountain Valley Regional Hospital and Medical Center
17100 Euclid St
Fountain Valley, CA 92708
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Saint Joseph Hospital
1100 W Stewart Dr
Orange, CA 92868
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UC Irvine Medical Center
101 The City Dr S
Orange, CA 92868
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