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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.

Alexander Tu, MD

  • Pediatrics
    (Board Certified)
Additional Language Spoken
Medical Groups & Affiliations
  • Hoag Affiliated Physicians
  • Providence
Newport Children's Medical Group - Newport Beach
1401 Avocado Avenue
Suite 802
Newport Beach, CA 92660
Accepting New Patients

Primary Office

Newport Children's Medical Group - Newport Beach
1401 Avocado Avenue
Suite 802
Newport Beach, CA 92660
Get Directions
(949) 644-0970
(949) 644-0774

More Information

  • Meet The Doctor

    Specialties & Education

    Primary Specialties
    • Pediatrics
      (Board Certified)
    Education & Training
    • Medical School
      Ohio State University
    • Medical School
      College of Medicine
    • Residency
      Georgetown University- School of Medicine - Pediatrics - 2007
  • Biography


    Dr. Tu is board certified in pediatrics and is a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics.

    He graduated from Pennsylvania State University with Honors & completed his medical training from The Ohio State University College of Medicine. He completed his pediatrics residency training at Georgetown University Hospital, Washington D.C. After residency, he worked 5 years at a general pediatric practice servicing upper Montgomery County, Maryland, before moving with his wife to Southern California.

    Dr. Tu has extensive experience in outpatient & inpatient care, and has a special interest in newborn care, adolescent care, international health, and oral health.

    He served as a Sunday school teacher in Maryland for the past 5 years. He is fluent in Mandarin Chinese and gave several medical presentations in rural China.
    American Board of Pediatrics
  • Insurance Accepted

    Insurance Accepted

    Insurance ID Numbers

    Aetna: *358013
    Blue Cross: *YNL056
    Blue Shield: 00C555380
    Cigna: 3524918009
    Cigna Select: 3524918010
    Health Net: 3620194077
    Health Net Senior: n/a
    SCAN: n/a
    United Healthcare: *0279630058

    *Provider ID is the same for both HMO and Medicare Advantage Plans