Dr. Chana I. Chin, Pediatric Pulmonology

Dr. Chana I. Chin, Pediatric Pulmonology

  • Chana I Chin MD
  • Appointments:
  • Office: 714-509-8622
  • Specialty: Pulmonology
  • Board Certified: Pediatrics, Pediatric Pulmonology
  • Additional Languages: Thai, Spanish

Dr. Chin is board certified in pediatric pulmonology who treats kids and teens in Orange County.

Chana I Chin MD is on staff at CHOC Hospital in Orange and CHOC Mission Hospital.


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

CHOC Center for Children’s Health
Building: Joe C. Wen & Family Center for Advanced Care, UCI Health – Irvine
19200 Jamboree Rd., Suite 2000
Irvine, CA 92612


  • Medical School
    Albert Einstein School of Medicine, Bronx, NY
  • Pediatric Pulmonology Fellowship
    Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles, CA
  • Pediatrics Residency
    Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles, CA

Academic Appointments

  • Assistant Clinical Professor, UC Irvine
  • Administrative Appointments
  • Pulmonology, CHOC Specialists

Honors and Awards

  • Ching-I Wong Research Award for Outstanding Research in Pulmonology
  • Pilot Project Grant from the NIEHS (National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences)
  • Seed Grant from the AMA (American Medical Association)
  • Travel Award, Diffuse Lung Disease Research Conference

Lectures and Presentations

  • A Physician Survey Reveals Differences in Management of Idiopathic Pulmonary Hemosiderosis
  • Does Ozone Exposure Increase Apnea and Bradycardia?

Professional Organizations

  • American College of Chest Physicians
  • American Thorasic Society
  • The George Donnell Society for Pediatric Scientists

Our pulmonologists commonly treat: 

  • Asthma
  • Pulmonary hypertension
  • Muscular dystrophy
  • Spinal muscular atrophy
  • Recurrent pneumonia
  • Pediatric sleep disorders/sleep apnea
  • Upper airway abnormalities
  • Infant apnea
  • Pulmonary complications of complex medical conditions
  • Chronic cough
  • Chronic lung disease
  • Tracheotomy care
  • Congenital lung abnormalities
  • Neuromuscular problems
  • Respiratory syncytial virus prevention