Jiyeon M. Jeong, MD

Jiyeon M. Jeong, MD

Internal Medicine
Accepting new patients
Primary Location
UCLA Health Santa Monica Extensivist
1245 16th Street
Suite 305
Santa Monica, California 90404
Phone
Fax
310-207-0119

About

Dr. Jiyeon "Monica" Jeong is a primary care physician who practices in Westwood and Santa Monica. As part of the Extensivist Program, she helps patients with complex medical conditions better manage their care and minimize unnecessary hospitalizations. She is passionate about preventive care and has a special interest in helping patients make lifestyle modifications such as weight loss and exercise to improve their health. She is also dedicated to patient education and advocates for shared decision-making. She is board certified in internal medicine.

Dr. Jeong received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Human Biology from Stanford University, where she was elected to Phi Beta Kappa, an academic honor society. She received her medical degree from Weill Cornell Medical College in New York. She then completed her internal medicine residency at UCLA and was selected to be a chief resident for a year after residency.

Dr. Jeong was born and raised in Louisiana. When she’s not working, she enjoys running a book club alongside her husband, long distance running, strength training, and playing with her two tabby cats.

Education

Medical Board Certification

Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine, 2019

Residency

UCLA School of Medicine, 2019

Degree

Weill Cornell Medical College, MD, 2016