Helen Wang is an associate physician who works with families and children to create healthy lifestyles at the UC San Diego Academic General Pediatrics clinic. She believes that taking care of children is not just about practicing medicine, but also creating relationships and collaborations with her families and patients.
Dr. Wang also provides care in the Newborn Nursery and the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at UC San Diego Health Center locations at Hillcrest and Jacobs Medical Center, respectively. Dr. Wang’s main interests are in post-NICU care, decreasing hyperbilirubinemia readmission rates, and obesity treatment & prevention. Dr. Wang works closely with residents and medical students at the UC San Diego Academic General Pediatrics Clinic to train the next generation of pediatricians. Dr. Wang also works with UC San Diego’s Community Pediatrics group on research in obesity prevention and treatment.