Irene Wong

Irene is a pediatrician at Kaiser Permanente in San Francisco, where she enjoys her role empowering parents and children with up-to-date health information, and working with them to form an effective treatment plan. She was born in Hong Kong and grew up in San Francisco, speaking Cantonese with her family and Mandarin with her relatives.  After graduating from UC Berkeley with a double major in biochemistry and Japanese, Irene spent a year living in Japan teaching English to high school students, then studied medicine and completed her residency training in pediatrics at UC San Diego.