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Joanna Y. Woo, DO*
**DO - Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine. DO's receive special training in the musculoskeletal system, the body's interconnected system of nerves, muscles and bones, and are fully licensed physicians who practice in all areas of medicine.

Your Journey to Wellness
My passion is to provide high-quality, comprehensive, and culturally sensitive care for women across their lifespan. I enjoy Ob/Gyn because it is a unique privilege to care for women during some of their most important life moments. I strive to educate and empower women to make health care decisions that optimize their well being."

Treating the Whole Person
“Being an osteopathic physician, I believe the mind, body, and spirit are all connected. My practice philosophy is a patient-centered, holistic approach that takes into account all aspects of a person’s health as well as their emotional and spiritual needs.”

Private Practice Ob/Gyn: since 2016 (with Fair Oaks Women's Health)

Medical Staff: Huntington Hospital (HH), Huntington Ambulatory Surgery Center (HASC)

Accomplishments: Ob/Gyn Chief Resident 2015-2016, President American Medical Students
Association 2006-2007, Pasadena Top Doc 2017

Active Candidate (formerly known as Board-Eligible): American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2016

Diplomate: National Board of Osteopathic Medical Examiners, 2012

Junior Fellow: American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG), since 2012

Internship and Residency: Sparrow Hospital, Michigan State University, Lansing, MI 2012-2016

Medical License: California, since 2015; Michigan, since 2012

Osteopathic Medical School: Midwestern University, Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine, 2008-2012

Undergraduate: University of Southern California (USC), 2003-2007

Memberships: American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG), American College of Osteopathic Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOOG), American Medical Association (AMA), American Osteopathic Association (AOA)

Languages: fluent in English, Mandarin Chinese, Taiwanese, and partially fluent in Spanish

Special Interests: Adolescent Gynecology, High-Risk Obstetrics, Minimally Invasive Surgery, Robotic Surgery, Incontinence Surgery

Publications: Woo J, Tate L, Roth S, Eke AC. Silent Spontaneous Uterine Rupture at 36 Weeks of Gestation.
Case Reports Obstet Gynecol. Aug 2015, Article ID 596826.

Hobbies: Hiking, baking, yoga, volunteering at animal shelters