John Jay Gargus, MD

John J. Gargus, MD


Pediatrics, Medical Genetics MD

Clinical Interests

Autism, Channelopathies, Inborn errors of metabolism, Medical genetics, Migraine, Mitochondrial disease, Neurogenetics

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  • American Board of Medical Genetics and Genomics, Clinical Genetics
  • English
Medical School
Yale University School of Medicine
Yale-New Haven HospitalPediatric
Yale-New Haven HospitalPediatric
Yale-New Haven HospitalMedical Genetics
Professional Positions
  • Director, Center for Autism Research and Translation
  • Professor of Human Genetics, Department of Pediatrics
  • Professor, Department of Physiology & Biophysics
Awards and Recognition
  • Physicians of Excellence, Orange County Medical Association, 2013, 2014
  • National Lectureship Award, National Headache Foundation, 2006
More Information

University of California, Irvine and CHOC Children's have formed a strategic partnership to better serve the children and families of Orange County and beyond. This physician is currently seeing patients at CHOC Children's.

Academic Profile
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Speakers Bureau Topics

  • Human Genome, Impact on Medical Practice
  • Metabolic Genetic Disease, Current Management
  • National Academy of Sciences, Distinctive Voices, 2015
  • Migraine and What Genes Tell Us About Its Cause and Treatment
  • Rare Genetic Diseases, What They Can Tell Us About Common Polygenic Disease

CHOC Children's
1201 W. La Veta Ave.
Orange, CA 92868
Phone: 714-509-3919
UC Irvine Medical Center
101 The City Drive South
Orange, CA 92868