Jong Chung, M.D.

Jong Hee Chung, M.D.


Pediatric Hematology/Oncology




  • Associate Professor


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UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center

2279 45th Street
Sacramento, CA 95817
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Additional Phone Numbers

Clinic Fax: 916-734-0980
Clinic Referral Phone: 916-703-5210
Physician Referrals: 800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)

Clinical Interests

Dr. Chung specializes in the treatment of children with cancers and blood disorders, with a particular focus on hemoglobinopathies, including sickle cell anemia and thalassemia. 

Research/Academic Interests

Dr. Chungs research interests are focused on improvements in supportive care and quality of life for children with hemoglobinopathies.


Pediatric Hematology/Oncology

Center/Program Affiliation

UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center
UC Davis Children's Hospital


M.D., New York University, New York, New York, 2005

B.A., St. John's University, annapolis, MD, 1997


Harbor-UCLA, Torrance, CA, 2008

Harbor-UCLA (Chief Resident), Torrance, CA, 2009


Children�s Hospital and Research Center Oakland, Oakland, CA, 2012

Board Certifications

American Board of Pediatrics, 2008

American Board of Pediatrics, Pediatric Hematology-Oncology,

Professional Memberships

American Society of Hematology

American Society of Pediatric Hematology Oncology

Children�s Oncology Group

Select Recent Publications

Chung J and Fung E. Nutrition for patients with Sickle Cell Disease and Thalassemia. In: Greer F and Kleinman R, eds. Yellow Book: Pediatric Nutrition (7th ed): American Academy of Pediatrics; 2013