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James Ch'ng, MD

  • Pediatric Hematologic Malignancy


Dr. Ch'ng is a pediatric hematology and oncology subspecialist, board certified in general pediatrics and pediatric hematology/oncology. He provides outpatient pediatric hematology and oncology care at Children's Health Center (200 Medical Plaza, Westwood) and attends on the pediatric hematology/oncology inpatient service and provides inpatient consultant service at UCLA Mattel Children's Hospital and UCLA Medical Center Santa Monica. He also serves as the director for the UCLA Pediatric CAR T Program.

Dr. Ch'ng received his bachelor's degree at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) and earned his medical degree at the University of Buffalo, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences. He completed his pediatric residency training and pediatric hematology/oncology fellowship training at the UCLA Mattel Children's Hospital in Los Angeles, where he studied the changes in cell metabolism that occur during infection by the oncogenic virus Epstein-Barr virus.




Medical Board Certifications

Pediatric Hematology-Oncology, American Board of Pediatrics, 2019
Pediatrics, American Board of Pediatrics, 2015


Pediatric Hematology-Oncology, UCLA School of Medicine: Dept of Pediatric Hematology Oncology, 2018


Pediatrics, UCLA School of Medicine, 2015


MD, University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine, 2012

Hospital Affiliations


  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Centivo
  • Cigna
  • First Health
  • Health Net of California
  • Interplan (part of HealthSmart)
  • L.A. Care
  • MultiPlan
  • UFCM Health System
  • Prime Health Services
  • Private Healthcare Systems (PHCS)
  • UnitedHealthcare

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