Dr. Hwang grew up in Los Angeles, then moved north to earn a B.S. in Biology at Stanford University.
Dr. Hwang graduated from Tufts University Vet School in Massachusetts in 2002, then completed an internship in small animal medicine and surgery at the Animal Medical Center in New York. Prior to joining our staff at the Pacific Heights Campus in September of 2006, she worked as an emergency veterinarian at a specialty and emergency hospital in Brooklyn, New York for several years. There she developed interests in surgery, emergency medicine/critical care, and radiology.
Her personal interests include gardening, cooking, traveling, hiking, diving, knitting, and taking long beach walks with her dogs Willy, a mutt from the Bronx, and Junior.