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Meet Our Providers

Premier Pediatrics provides care to infants, children, adolescents, and young adults up to age 18. Our staff is dedicated in providing the best possible healthcare for our young patients. Each of our physicians are board certified and provide personalized care in a warm and friendly environment. Every one of our pediatricians and pediatric nurses have received extensive education, training, and experience in caring for children from infancy to teenage years and pre-adult.

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Anjali Monga, M.D.

Dr Anjali Monga trained in medical school in both India and United Kingdom. She received her medical degree from Govt. Medical College, Jammu, India and did her initial post graduate training in OBGyn at the Royal College of Obstetrics and Gynecology in London, United Kingdom. Practicing OBGyn in England,Dr Monga always felt her calling in medicine was more towards care of newborn babies she help deliver and health and well being of children. She subsequently completed a second residency in Pediatrics at CHOC Children’s Hospital in Orange, CA.

Dr Monga is board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics. She has now been in active practice of general pediatrics in Irvine, CA for the last 15 years. Given her OB Gyn background she has an additional special interest in Adolescent Medicine. Over the years she has been a very popular and respected pediatrician in the community and has been the recipient of multiple outstanding pediatrician awards from Orange County Medical Association and other peer groups. Her office additionally has been recognized for quality excellence by number of healthcare IPA’s and other insurance organizations.

Dr Monga is committed to preventive pediatrics and through her membership of the local chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) has been a solid advocate of healthcare policies and initiatives of the AAP. She also has been very supportive of educational needs of underprivileged children in developing countries through her membership and support of organizations such as Ekal Vidyalaya.

Dr Monga also speaks fluent Punjabi and Hindi. She is on staff at St Joseph’s Hospital in Orange, CA and Hoag Presbyterian Hospital in Newport Beach, CA.

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Aarathi Rangachar, M.D.

Dr.Rangachar received her medical degree from Rajiv Gandhi University of health sciences,India and completed her residency and internship at Arkansas Children’s Hospital. She is Certified by the American Board of Pediatrics.She is a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics.She has been actively practicing pediatrics in Southern California for the past 6yrs .

Dr.Rangachar Speaks Hindi,Tamil,Telugu ,Kannada and Spanish She lives in Southern California with her husband ,6 yr old son and their dog .In her spare time she is a mom.She also enjoys dancing and performing bharathantyam ,a classical Indian dance form.

Dr.Rangachar believes in building a healthy foundation for a brighter future .Hence her focus is on preventive medicine ,newborn and developmental pediatrics. She Is affiliated with Hoag memorial hospital Presbyterian.

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Kathy Zhang, M.D.

Dr. Kathy Zhang is one of our Pediatricians. She received her undergraduate degree with honors from the University of California at Berkeley. She then returned to her home state for her medical training at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School in Dallas. After obtaining her doctorates degree, she moved to Orange County in 2012 for her Pediatrics residency at the combined program at UC Irvine and Children’s Hospital of Orange County which included training at Miller Children’s Hospital in Long Beach.  She has a special interest in pediatric dermatological conditions, gastroenterology, and preventative medicine. She strives to help her patients and families to achieve the healthiest lifestyle possible. She is fluent in English and Chinese (Mandarin).