About John Kang

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.

Dr. Kang has offices in Los Angeles and Orange County.

Areas of interest for surgery:

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • Breast Surgery
  • Gallbladder
  • Hernia
  • Melanoma
  • Robotic/Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Sarcoma
  • Thyroid
  • Upper GI Cancer

Hospital affiliations:

  • Anaheim Regional Medical Center
  • Good Samaritan Hospital
  • Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center
  • St. Joseph Hospital Orange
  • St. Jude Medical Center
  • St. Vincent Medical Center
  • Foothill Regional Medical Center

Contact Us

Contact Us

Orange County Office:
5832 Beach Blvd, Suite 209
Buena Park, CA 90621
P: 714.522.1333

Los Angeles Office:
3130 W. Olympic Blvd, Suite 340
Los Angeles, CA 90006
P: 323.373.1222

Office hours:  MondayFriday  9:00am – 4:30pm
Saturday/Sunday – closed.