Dr. Dorothy Wang grew up in Redlands, California. She attended Harvard University where she majored in Chemistry and earned two Howard Hughes Undergraduate Research Fellowships. Upon graduating with honors, she then worked in a research laboratory at UC San Francisco before applying to medical school. Dr. Wang attended Cornell University Medical College in New York City and became involved with research in the field of head and neck cancer at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Institute. She did her residency at UCLA, completing two years of General Surgery and four years of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery training. Dr. Wang holds the position of UCLA Assistant Clinical Professor at the Wadsworth VA hospital, helping train UCLA residents and providing our veterans with top-quality medical care. Dr, Wang treats all general adult and pediatric ENT problems, ENT, and Head and Neck surgery, and is highly trained in the specialty of minimally-invasive facial plastics and cosmetic procedures. She currently has hospital privileges at UCLA Santa Monica and UCLA Westwood, St. Johns Hospital, and Southern California Hospital. She also volunteers at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, providing surgical care for the uninsured. She is Board Certified by the American Academy of Otolaryngology. Dr. Wang and her family reside in Santa Monica.

Medical School
  • Cornell University - Weill Medical College, New York, NY
  • UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA
  • UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA
  • English


Westside Head & Neck
3831 Hughes Avenue
Suite 504
Culver City, CA 90232
(310) 204-4111
(310) 204-4474
Westside Head and Neck
1301 20th Street
Suite 510
Santa Monica, CA 90404
(310) 204-4111
(310) 204-4474


  • Otolaryngology (ENT) (Board Certified)
Clinical Interests
  • Head & Neck Surgery
  • Pediatric (ENT) Otolaryngology
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Cosmetic Procedures
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Allergy
  • Head & Neck Cancer
  • Thyroid Disorders
  • Parathyroid Surgery
  • Nasal Surgery
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Hearing Loss
  • Ear Disorders


Insurances Accepted
  • Aetna HMO Plan
  • Aetna Medicare Adv PPO
  • Aetna PPO/POS/EPO
  • Anthem Blue Cross Calif. Care HMO
  • Anthem Blue Cross PPO/POS/EPO
  • Anthem Blue Cross Senior Plan HMO
  • Blue Shield 65 Plus Senior Plan HMO
  • Blue Shield Access + HMO Plan
  • Blue Shield HMO Plan
  • Blue Shield PPO/POS/EPO
  • Cigna HMO Plan
  • Cigna PPO/POS/EPO
  • Covered CA Blue Shield PPO/EPO
  • Covered CA Health Net HMO
  • Covered CA Health Net PPO
  • GWH-CIGNA (Great West) HMO
  • GWH-CIGNA (Great West) PPO, POS
  • Health Net HMO
  • Health Net PPO/EPO/POS
  • Health Net Seniority Plus HMO
  • Humana ChoiceCare PPO
  • Humana HMO
  • ILWU Blue Shield PPO
  • Medi-Cal Health Net HMO
  • Medi-Cal L.A. Care HMO
  • Medicare
  • Medi-Medi (Medicare-Medi-Cal)
  • Private Healthcare System PPO/POS
  • Secure Horizons Senior/UHC HMO
  • Tricare PPO
  • TriWest PPO
  • United Healthcare HMO Plan
  • United Healthcare PPO/POS/EPO
Insurance Medical Groups
  • Access Medical Group IPA
  • Caremore Medical Group
  • Global Care Medical Group IPA
  • Health Care LA IPA
  • Motion Picture
  • Prospect Medical Group
  • Regal Medical Group