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Judith H. Chung, MD


Maternal-Fetal Medicine, Obstetrics & Gynecology

Clinical Interests

diabetes in pregnancy, ethnic disparities in birth outcomes

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  • American Board of OB-GYN/Maternal & Fetal Medicine,
  • American Board of OB-GYN_Obstetrics_Gynecology,
  • American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Maternal-Fetal Medicine [Ob and Gyn]
  • American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • English
Medical School
University of Pennsylvania
Hospitals of the University of PennsylvaniaObstetrics & Gynecology
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Hospitals of the University of PennsylvaniaOB/GYN
UCI Medical Center - Maternal Fetal Medicine
University of Pennsylvania
Grad School
UCLA Fielding School of Public Health — PhD, Health Services
Professional Positions
  • Professor — Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, UCI School of Medicine
  • Director — Maternal-Fetal Medicine Fellowship
  • Member — American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Member — Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Awards and Recognition
  • Physicians of Excellence, Orange County Medical Association — 2008-2023
  • George W. Householder III Memorial Prize, 1996
  • Maternal and Child Health Training Grant Recipient, 2001
  • Raymond Goodman Award, 2006
  • Kirk A. Keegen Resident Teaching Award, 2008
More Information

Dr. Judith Chung is a board-certified UCI Health gynecologist and obstetrician who specializes in maternal-fetal medicine and high-risk pregnancies.

Chung earned her medical degree at the University of Pennsylvania's Perelman School of Medicine in Philadelphia. She completed a residency in obstetrics and gynecology at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, also in Philadelphia, and completed a fellowship in maternal-fetal medicine at the UCI School of Medicine. She also earned a doctoral degree from UCLA in health services research and epidemiology.

Her research interests include diabetes in pregnancy, hospital delivery for high-risk pregnancies and clinical research design. She is the author or co-author of more than 60 peer-reviewed articles in leading medical journals and has contributed chapters to numerous textbooks in obstetrics and gynecology.

Chung sees patients in Orange and Laguna Hills.

Academic Profile

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Speakers Bureau Topics

  • Diabetes Mellitus in Pregnancy, Management
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Preconception Care for Patients
  • Ethnic Disparities in Birth Outcomes: It's Not Black and White
  • Intrauterine Growth Restriction
  • Vaccines and Pregnancy
  • What's the Evidence? Reading the Medical Literature

UCI Health Women’s Healthcare Center & Center for Fetal Evaluation
200 S. Manchester Ave., Suite 600
Orange, CA 92868
Phone: 714-456-2911
Fax: 855-853-4613
UCI Health — Laguna Hills
23961 Calle de la Magdalena, Suite 200
Laguna Hills, CA 92653
Phone: 949-238-4100
Fax: 866-251-1363
Fetal Care Center of Southern California
505 S. Main St., Suite 650
Orange, CA 92868
Phone: 714-509-3696
Fax: 714-509-9516