Dr. Nina X. Hwang, Pediatric Hematology

Dr. Nina Hwang is board certified in pediatrics. Prior to joining CHOC Children’s, Dr. Hwang attended medical school at Chicago Medical School/Rosalind Franklin University in North Chicago, Illinois. She served her pediatric residency and completed her fellowship training in pediatric hematology-oncology at CHOC Children’s. Dr. Hwang speaks fluent Mandarin.

Locations

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

Center for Inherited Blood Disorders
1310 W Stewart Dr 606
Orange, CA 92868
phone: 714-221-1200
fax: 714-221-1299

Education

  • Medical School
    Chicago Medical School/Rosalind Franklin University, North Chicago, IL
  • Pediatrics Residency
    Children’s Hospital of Orange County, Orange, CA
  • Hematology/Oncology Fellowship
    Children’s Hospital of Orange County, Orange, CA

Our hematologists commonly treat:

  • Anemia, including sickle cell anemia, thalassemia, iron deficiency and lead toxicity
  • White cell and immune deficiency disorders
  • Aplastic anemia
  • Bone marrow failure syndromes
  • Thrombocytopenia
  • Vascular malformation/hemangiomas
  • Platelet disorders
  • Coagulation abnormalities, hemophilia,  Von Willebrand’s disease, rare bleeding disorders such as Factor 13 deficiency
  • Excessive clotting disorders,  thrombophilia, deep venous clots, pulmonary embolus or stroke
  • Acquired bleeding and clotting disorders
  • Prevention of bleeding and clotting problems, with particular experience for patients on cardiopulmonary bypass

  • Nina X Hwang MD
    • Appointments:
      888-770-2462
    • Office: 714-509-8459
    • Specialty: Hematology
    • Board Certified: Pediatrics
    • Additional Languages: Mandarin
    • On Staff at: CHOC Children's Hospital