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About St. Joseph Health

SJH provides a full range of care facilities including 16 acute care hospitals, home health agencies, hospice care, outpatient services, skilled nursing facilities, community clinics and physician groups. All of our hospital and home health entities are accredited by the Joint Commission. In our award-winning facilities, SJH maintains a "continuum of care," matched to the diverse needs of the urban centers, smaller cities and rural communities who depend on us every day.

John C. Kang, MD

  • General Surgery
    (Board Certified)
Additional Language Spoken
Medical Groups & Affiliations
  • St. Jude Affiliated Physician
  • St. Jude Heritage Medical Group
5730 Beach Boulevard
Suite 100
Buena Park, CA 90621
Accepting New Patients

Primary Office

5730 Beach Boulevard
Suite 100
Buena Park, CA 90621
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(714) 522-1333
(714) 522-1888
Mon 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Tue 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Thur 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Fri 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

More Information

  • Meet The Doctor

    Specialties & Education

    Primary Specialties
    • General Surgery
      (Board Certified)
    Education & Training
    • Medical School
      Howard University College of Medicine - 1995
    • Residency
      SUNY at Buffalo - 2000
    • Fellowship
      John Wayne Cancer Institute - 2006
    Areas of Interest
    Robotic Surgery, Breast Surgery
  • Biography



    Dr Kang is a Board Certified General Surgeon and fellowship trained in Surgical Oncology. Prior to beginning his private practice career, Dr Kang served 13 years of Active Duty with the US Air Force, during which he was deployed three times: Kuwait, Iraq (Operation Iraqi Freedom), and Afghanistan (Operation Enduring Freedom), the last two deployments in combat zones. He completed active duty service with honor, receiving the Meritorious Service Medal.

    He received his Bachelors of Arts degree from Columbia University in New York City and his Medical Doctor degree from Howard University in Washington, DC. Dr Kang completed his General Surgery residency at SUNY Buffalo, (New York) earning the Outstanding Teacher Award. He completed three years of Surgical Oncology Fellowship Training at John Wayne Cancer Institute (Santa Monica, CA).

    Dr Kang is a third generation physician in his family and is fully dedicated to the art and practice of medicine/surgery. He has two offices, Los Angeles and Orange County