Dr. J. Jay Gargus, Pediatric Genetics

An expert geneticist for more than 20 years, Dr. Jay Gargus has special interests in channelopathies, migraine, autism, mitochondrial disease, inborn errors of metabolism, neurogenetics, and medical genetics. He has been published in more than 65 peer-reviewed journals and holds 3 the patents. Dr. Gargus is board certified in clinical genetics. Prior to joining CHOC Children’s, Dr. Gargus attended medical school at the Yale University School of Medicine in New Haven, Connecticut. He served his pediatric residency training and completed his fellowship in clinical genetics at the Yale University School of Medicine. Dr. Gargus was voted as one of Orange County’s Top Doctors.

Clinical Interests

Channelopathies, migraine, autism, mitochondrial disease, inborn errors of metabolism, neurogenetics, medical genetics

Locations

CHOC Children’s Clinic
1201 W. La Veta Ave. Building: CHOC Clinic
Orange, CA 92868
phone: 888-770-2462
fax: 855-246-2329

UC Irvine Health
1 Medical Plaza Dr 1st Floor
Irvine, CA 92697

Education

  • Medical School
    Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
  • Pediatrics Residency
    Yale-New Haven Hospital, New Haven, CT
  • Genetics Fellowship
    Yale-New Haven Hospital, New Haven, CT

  • J. Jay Gargus MD
    • Appointments:
      888-770-2462
    • Office: 949-824-8600
    • Specialties: Genetics, Metabolic Disorders
    • Board Certified: Genetics
    • On Staff at: CHOC Children's Hospital