Dr. Kai-Wen Chuang
Kai-Wen Chuang, MD, is a pediatric urologist at UC Irvine Health and CHOC Children’s Hospital of Orange County. Chuang’s clinical interests include hypospadias, prenatal hydronephrosis, undescended testes, bladder and bowel dysfunction, spina bifida and conditions affecting sex development. Her research interests focus on long-term outcomes of congenital renal conditions and complex urogenital reconstruction.
Programs + SpecialtiesPediatric Urology
Faculty TitleHS Assistant Clinical Professor
Undergraduate StudiesUniversity of California, Berkeley
Medical SchoolSchool of Medicine at University of California, San Francisco
Medical ResidencyArthur Smith Institute for Urology, North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System, New Hyde Park, NY
Fellowship TrainingFellow in Pediatric Urology, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
In addition to quality patient care, Chuang is committed to medical education and scholarly work. She was the first resident physician at the Smith Institute for Urology to receive a departmental award for her dedication to teaching. More recently, she was named the recipient of the Great People Award, recognizing her contributions to the UCSF School of Medicine Community. Chuang has published in peer-reviewed journals and is an invited author for several urology textbooks.