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Joy A. Leong

Joy A. Leong, MD

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Dr. Leong specializes in obstetrics and gynecology to offer a continuum of care to women during their lifetime. Dr. Leong, who calls it a “privilege” to be there for her patients “not just for the happy times, like births, but the sad times too” says a love of people and desire to help them motivated her to become a physician.  Dr. Leong is fluent in Spanish, enjoys spending time with her dogs, listening to music and traveling.


12462 Putnam St #303
Whittier, California 90602
  • Main: 562.789.5440
  • Fax: 562.789.4440

Hospital/Group Affiliation

PIH Health Whittier Hospital

PIH Health Physicians





  • OB/Gyn


  • English
  • Spanish



LAC + USC Medical Center


Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science


Obstetrics & Gynecology (General Cert)


Patient Reviews

October 07, 2020
The doctor was friendly, caring and very informative.
October 07, 2020
She is a great Dr. !
October 02, 2020
I feel that Dr. Leong always listens to my questions and answers my questions in a way that I understand her answers.
September 30, 2020
Dr.Leong is amazing. She is one of the best doctors at PIH. I'm so happy she is my MD.
September 30, 2020
She is excellent, demonstrative of empathy with patient, and demonstrative of competencies and experience.
September 30, 2020
Dr Leong is wonderful; she provides a stress-free environment and she treats her patients with the upmost of care. She rocks!
September 24, 2020
She is the best doctor.
September 24, 2020
She was kind and passionate. I appreciated her making me feel like she cared & knew about me. She gave me a too much detail for things I was comfortable getting direct info, yet how can she know that I don't need details. I did not say anything. I will see her again. I appreciated her doing everything she could to make me feel less uncomfortable than I was coming in. Thank you - all the doctors at your center have been well trained & I do love that.
September 24, 2020
She is caring , compassionate and knowledgeable. She was able to answer my concerns and not rushing .
September 23, 2020
This Dr is definitely a very caring person, easy to understand and knows her job
September 23, 2020
Dr. Leong is patient. She listens to you and doesn't talk over you. She is gentle and direct. I always recommend her to friends and family.
September 23, 2020
Doctor Leong is the greatest doctor I've ever had. I'm sure I'm one of many patients that tells you how amazing she is.
September 23, 2020
She's the greatest. I've been going to her fir well over 20 years.
September 17, 2020
I will highly recommend her, she's great!
September 16, 2020
They will feel comfortable with Dr. Leong
September 16, 2020
She is excellent
September 16, 2020
She been my doctor for over 20 years and really happy with her. She cares and does a well job.
September 15, 2020
Dr. Leong is an absolutely wonderful, caring doctor. She immediately puts her patients at ease. She is extremely approachable when I have any concerns. She very much cares about my overall health.
September 15, 2020
I love Dr. Leong! She listens well and values my input in my health decisions. It feels like we make cooperative decisions using her expertise and my comfort level. Her staff is friendly and respectful as well.
September 11, 2020
Dr. Leong is an excellent OB/GYN.
September 11, 2020
Dr Leong is very good , I'll tell my family and friends
September 10, 2020
Joy Leong is a wonderful, competent, professional, kind & patient doctor. I have been going to her over 20 years & absolutely love her & would highly recommend her to others.
September 10, 2020
She is a wonderful Doctor. Very caring and spends time never feeling rushed and always answers any questions i might have. Love her.
August 26, 2020
Dr. Joy Leong has been my preferred OBGYN when I birthed my children and now as I enter middle age. She is direct and caring in her responses and I respect her knowledge in her expertise. Thank you for your exceptional service you have provided to me through the years!
August 21, 2020
She is very friendly and makes you feel comfortable. Explains things so that you can understand.
August 19, 2020
Dr. Leong is a patient, caring, and knowledgeable Doctor!
August 11, 2020
As a new patient she took the time to review my medical history and provided feedback about current conditions.
August 10, 2020
Dr. Leong provided me with great information regarding my pregnancy. She was able to answer all my questions. I felt comfortable with her and she was easy to talk to. I would definitely see her again.
August 10, 2020
Very friendly and polite. Makes eye contact when talking to you.
August 07, 2020
Dr. Leong and the rest of the staff are wonderful and always so professional. Thank you!
July 30, 2020
I highly recommend Dr. Leong. She was very sweet, took her time explaining information and her voice was just soothing for the kind of environment. Best experience I've had. :)
July 23, 2020
This Dr was thorough and informative. She was warm and attentive. She explained my test results and answered all my questions. I like her the best out if all the OBGYN drs I have seen!
July 22, 2020
Dr. Joy Leong was amazing, I was nervous and she had a way of making me calm and giving me all the information my husband and I needed. I had a amazing experience and it's what I hope every doctor appointment will be like during my pregnancy.
July 17, 2020
shes a good doctor.
July 16, 2020
The doctor I saw was very good! It was worth having to wait seven weeks to see her.
July 15, 2020
She was fantastic. Incredibly knowledgeable and made me feel very comfortable. So glad I came here!
July 15, 2020
Dr. Leong is the sweetest and most caring doctor! She listens to you and answers in a way to make sure you understand. Her staff is the same!
July 08, 2020
Very kind
July 07, 2020
Great dr, great staff.
July 01, 2020
Very informative and spends time answering your questions. Will recommend her to friends and family.
July 01, 2020
Very nice lady. Easy to talk too and listens well.
June 29, 2020
I would recommend her to all of my friends.
June 22, 2020
I love Dr. Leong! She is so warm and personable, definitely puts you at ease and shares information in a straight forward and compassionate way.
June 02, 2020
Everything was perfect! From the moment you enter and sign in to being called into the room. Dr Leong is an exceptional Dr. I felt comfortable and sincerely cared for. Dr Leong is a true caring professional that is very passionate about her patients well being.
June 02, 2020
Dr. Leong came highly recommended and she lived up to the hype! Many thanks!
June 01, 2020
Dr. Leong is very efficient, knowledgeable, and caring.
June 01, 2020
I recommend Dr. Leong to any woman she's a great dr
June 01, 2020
She was punctual and got her facts across quickly ... she's very nice and explains things well... very sweet lady!
May 29, 2020
She was helpful
May 29, 2020
Dr Leong is fantastic!
May 28, 2020
This doctor was profesional and still warm. This was a very pleasant visit
May 22, 2020
Love Dr Leong. She explained things well to my daughter and was friendly and personable
May 22, 2020
Dr. Leong was nothing less than amazing. She has a way of explaining things so naturally. Her approach is warm & welcoming. I just wanted to give her a hug huge for helping me with my IUD that moved. When I thanked her she was so modest as if she was just doing her job but I felt like she went beyond that especially for a last minute appt. Thank you a million times Dr. Leong.
May 20, 2020
Dr. Leong is very knowledgeable. She had a great bedside manner. Incredible physician, I would recommend her to friends and family.
May 20, 2020
I'm really happy with Dr. Joy Leong she listen carefully and the best part was that she explained everything so clearly, she made me feel safe and important. Thank you Dr. Leong.
May 15, 2020
I was introduced to Dr Leong through my friend. As expected she was very kind, listened very well, and explained in detail about my condition. I needed a doctor who truly cares about her patient and Dr Leong is true example of the Doctor I've been searching for.
May 14, 2020
That Dr Leong is kind and patient person! I highly recommend her as a doctor!
May 08, 2020
She is knowledgeable and empathic, & well rounded.
May 08, 2020
Highly recommended. Clean and updated equipment.
April 27, 2020
Dr. Leong has a kind voice and demeanor that is calming and puts patient's and families at ease.
April 24, 2020
She was very friendly and knew my history about procedures I had done and she prescribed a new way to take my medication for my menstrual cramp and it seems to be working so thank you.
April 13, 2020
Thank you!
April 10, 2020
This provider was patient and explained things to me about my upcoming birth. This was the first time I met Joy Leong and my experience was very pleasant and I am glad I had the opportunity to meet her.
April 10, 2020
Been coming to see this Dr for a long time & im happy that every time I see her she always makes me feel comfortable & at ease when examining me.
April 06, 2020
This was my first time meeting Dr. Leong, she was great and I will continue to see her in the future.
March 30, 2020
Dr. Leong, OB/GYN, is an Outstanding, Knowledgeable and Compassionate Physician. She is 100% thorough and up-to-date with any concerns and answers. She's Excellent! I am so grateful to be her patient.
March 25, 2020
Very friendly and approachable. Is very knowledgeable not only about her specialty but also about pandemic going on and advice on how to beat protect yourself,family, and baby
March 21, 2020
During my delivery, DR was caring, patient and understanding to my needs and the entire process of having a baby. She made me feel very comfortable in such a stressful and painful time.
March 19, 2020
Incredibly knowledgeable. She addressed concerns and questions I had before I even mentioned them. Excellent advise and guidance during pregnancy.
March 19, 2020
Dr. Was great, she took her time and explaining what she was doing and gave me good advise, my daughter was there and she was the one that deliver her, she took the time to talk to my daughter, so thoughtful
March 13, 2020
DR. Leong is the best! she is so caring and so skilled. I am so fortunate to have her as my physician.
March 11, 2020
Excellent Dr
March 10, 2020
She took her time and listened to me, she didn't try to rush me. She was knowledgeable and had great bedside manner.
March 10, 2020
Dr.Leong is Fabulous!! The Best if the Best!!
March 09, 2020
She is the best!
March 04, 2020
She is so welcoming and comforting. Explains things so well. Takes her time. It's obvious that she loves what she does and makes the experience extremely comfortable. I am so grateful I found her. Amazing doctor.
March 04, 2020
This was my first visit with Doctor Leong because my doctor retired. She was very thorough and knew everything that my prior doctor and I had talked about in previous visits. She is so warm and personable, she should teach a class on bedside manner. She asked if I had any questions or concerns which I appreciated. The whole experience was wonderful! I am so happy to have her as my Doctor.
February 28, 2020
I have actually already recommended Dr. Leong to some of my family members! She made me feel so comfortable. She's very knowledgeable and explained things to me in an easy-to-understand way. Her staff is also very friendly and helpful! I left her office feeling like I was on the road to good health!
February 28, 2020
Dr. Leong is thorough, knowledgeable and caring.
February 28, 2020
I Love my Dr. Joy Leong. She is a very good Dr. She is very caring person and pro active on your health.
February 20, 2020
Dr.Joy is awesome, thorough and kind. She obviously caresa lot about the health of her patients. Superb doctor!!!
February 14, 2020
Dr. Leong is always very knowledgeable and helpful with her patients. Will always go the extra step to advocate for her patients.
February 14, 2020
I have been a patient with Dr. Leong for years and have never felt the need to chose a different Doctor. She is respectful , knowledgeable, and very detailed. I never have to wonder if anything might be missed. Great GYN doctor !
February 12, 2020
This was my first visit with Dr. Leong.I was really impressed of how she took her time explaining about my health concerns. When she got my laboratory results, she personally called me. For me, how a good doctor should be.
January 27, 2020
She did everything perfectly.
January 27, 2020
Explains everything well in a way that is easy to understand. Would recommend to others
January 27, 2020
I felt confident and comfortable.
January 25, 2020
Dr. Joy Leong is an amazing doctor when caring for me. She was very detailed with all the information and showed kindness, sympathy and grace when interacting with me. I appreciate and have the most respect for Dr. Leong. She is definitely a remarkable and astounding doctor. thank you Dr. Leong for everything.
January 23, 2020
I really liked this Doctor, she was very nice and I immediately felt comfortable with her. I would recommend her to everyone.
January 22, 2020
Dr. Leong was wonderful and made me feel very comfortable.
January 22, 2020
Women's Center Putnam is great.
January 21, 2020
Friendly, knowledge, good listener and gentle.
January 20, 2020
Dr. Leong was very personable and easy to speak with about my current health concerns.
January 20, 2020
WonderfulListened to what I had to say.Was familiar with my records when she came it.
January 20, 2020
Care is good . At times there are long waits but it is because each person is getting specialized care and worth the wait. Doctors are not rushed at this location as the family care doctors are.
January 15, 2020
This doctor is the best
January 09, 2020
Her name tells it all - Joy. She is warm and caring. Listens intently and goes beyond answering your questions. I was immediately comfortable with her as well as her staff.
January 08, 2020
Very attentive & knowledgeable
January 03, 2020
Made me feel assured & comfortable.
December 31, 2019
Dr. Leong is absolutely the best! She is kind, knowledgeable, thorough and I hold her in the highest regard!
December 20, 2019
Dr. Leong is an awesome doctor, caring and easy to talk to.
December 19, 2019
Very friendly and knowledgeable
December 19, 2019
I would definitely recommend Dr. Leong and my experience at PIH was a good one.
December 18, 2019
Dr. Leong is excellent.
December 18, 2019
She is very courteous respectful for the type of appointment it was. Made me feel very comfortable in an uncomfortable situation.
December 18, 2019
Dr. Leong sincerely cares for your well being and takes time to listen . You can't go wrong having Dr. Leong as your doctor
December 11, 2019
I have recommended my friends to see Dr. Leong.She is very professional but not to the point where you don't feel comfortable.She engages in conversation and allows you to ask questions and takes her time in explaining the answers.She has a wonderful bedside manner and is always pleasant.
December 09, 2019
Dr Leong is a very caring Dr and will take the time to discuss your concerns about your health. Have referred her to a few family/friends looking for a new Dr.
December 09, 2019
This doctor was very polite and informative. and she didn't hurt one bit.very skillful.
December 09, 2019
Dr. Leong is wonderful. I love her. She is the best OBGYN I had. I recommended her to many friends already.
December 05, 2019
Times have changed. In and out profProficiency
December 05, 2019
I love Dr. Leong. She's always very caring and understanding. She always walks you through different options and makes sure you understand what's going on.
December 04, 2019
She was an excellent doctor, easy to talk too. I would highly recommend her.
December 03, 2019
She is a people person who is down to earth and relatable to the everyday person/patient.
December 03, 2019
I will recommend this doctor to my family and friends.
December 03, 2019
Dr. Leong is knowledgeable and spends the time she needs to with her patients.
December 03, 2019
Great facility, great care
November 20, 2019
PIH in my opinion has the best interest and quality for their patients, to assure they are treated with respect. Making sure to offer the best care and attention they need during their visit with this provider.
November 20, 2019
Dr Leong was great, easy to talk to and she addressed all of my questions.
November 20, 2019
Dr. Leong is very, very nice and personable. Very knowledgeable and checked my history before coming into the room and covered my concerns. She always had great advice.
November 19, 2019
November 12, 2019
Dr. Leong is the gold standard in excellent medical care, exceptional communication skills, and a friendly bedside manner.
November 12, 2019
The provider showed a genuine interest in my well-being that is so rare now a days
November 12, 2019
Dr. Leong talks to you like a loved family member with so much knowledge! I totally trust her and she has a gentle touch!!!!
November 06, 2019
I felt very comfortable with the visit. I like that the Dr. explains every step of the exam.
November 06, 2019
Dr Leong is Awsome!
November 05, 2019
Dr Leong is Amazing! She is a very caring and compassionate person. She's very calm and gentle during exams. I love the way she explains whatever issues you have and works with you to develop a satisfying plan of care.
November 04, 2019
Dr Leong was so gracious, warm and patient. I get very nervous at such appointments, so it was wonderful to have a doctor who treated me very respectfully, listening to my concerns and questions and taking time to answer them. I would definitely recommend her to others. Thank you, Doctor Leong! God bless you. You have a gift!
October 29, 2019
Thank you Dr Leong and staff making me feel comfortable at my check up. Dr Leong takes the time for all of my concerns.
October 29, 2019
Awesome MD
October 29, 2019
Love her! She is so thorough and explains things in a manner I can understand
October 29, 2019
Love her!
October 28, 2019
Physician seems really caring and empathetic.