Board Certified Family Practice
Sarin Prakobwanakit, M.D.
Dr. Sarin Prakobwanakit is a board-certified Family Medicine physician who joined Newport Family Medicine in 2015. She was born in Southern California, grew up in Irvine, and attended University High School before graduating from UCLA with a degree in Community Health Sciences. She later obtained her Medical degree from UCI and completed her Family Medicine residency at Long Beach Memorial Medical Center, where she served as Chief Resident in her final year.
Dr. Prakobwanakit has a passion for providing compassionate and high-quality care to her patients, with a particular interest in women's health and can place IUDs and Nexplanon (proper training is required for Nexplanon) . She values preventative health care and enjoys collaborating with patients to explore different avenues for care. Her goal is to promote health and wellness in her patients' lives and to be there for them through both celebrations and tough times. In her free time, Dr. Prakobwanakit enjoys traveling, scrapbooking, cross-stitching, hiking, and visiting Disneyland with her husband and two daughters.
Family Medicine Internship and Residency at Long Beach Memorial Medical Center - 2012-2015
Medical Degree (M.D.) from UCI - 2012
Masters in Public Health (M.P.H.) in Community Health Sciences from UCLA - 2007
Bachelors of Science (B.S.) in Molecular, Cell, and Developmental Biology, graduated Magna Cum Laude from UCLA – 2006
Honors & Awards
2009 - 2011 - MacKenzie Scholarship, UC Irvine School of Medicine
2008 - Family Medicine Scholars program, UC Irvine School of Medicine
2007 - Child and Family Health Program Summer Fellowship, UCLA School of Public Health
2007 - Asian Americans Pacific Islanders in Philanthropy's Shui Kuen and Allen Chin Scholarship
2006 - Charles F. Scott Graduate Scholarship, UCLA School of Public Health
2004 - 2005 - Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) Research Scholarship, UCLA
"Dr P. is the most amazing PCP ever! She is a great listener and truly cares for her patients. She takes the time to answer all questions and explain medical terms in “lay-people” terms. I always feel well-informed and listened to when I visit Newport Family Medicine."
Chloe G. | Patient
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All of our physicians are board certified in Family Practice by The American Board of Family Practice.