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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

February 26, 2021
she is a great Doctor
February 26, 2021
I have had Dr.Leong as a Healthcare provider for many years. She is one Dr. I love and trust. Thank you
February 25, 2021
Love the experience
February 25, 2021
Dr. Leong is very knowledgeable and gives sound medical advice. She has helped diagnose and treat our infertility as well as provide medical checkups throughout this pregnancy and we are well into our third trimester now. Highly recommended!
February 24, 2021
Dr. Leong is a caring doctor with excellent bedside manner and treated my child with quality care. Dr. Leong explained everything clearly with lots of patience.
February 23, 2021
Dr. Leong was absolutely wonderful for a nervous teenage young girl, and I really appreciate her listening and I do trust everything she said and I'd like how she really kind of tailored the care for my daughter. So we will definitely be visiting her again.
February 23, 2021
Both staff and doctor should have reviewed my Medical Record prior to meeting with me. If the goal is to move to a EMR, then they should model it. Likewise, the doctor would have known to follow up on recommendations made previously. Fortunately I could advocate for myself, but many patients cannot.
February 23, 2021
I am just happy with the doctor overall. She earned my trust from this first meeting!
February 23, 2021
Office staff and nurses are always nice and helpful.
February 16, 2021
I always appreciate Dr. Joy Leong advocating for her patients. Thanks to her, my hormone replacement treatment was authorized by my insurance and filled by my pharmacy, in a more than timely manner.
February 16, 2021
Great doctor and staff! Thank you!
February 09, 2021
Dr. Leong takes gives a personal touch to her patients. Knows how to set them at ease while she provides the care and service needed.
February 08, 2021
Best experience ever in going to the Dr. This was my first visit!
February 01, 2021
She always answers questions and is very patient
January 13, 2021
My only frustration was with parking. There have been significant changes to parking at the PIH facility in near the hospital and there was no instructions with my appointment and signage was horrible and I drove around and around and around and when I called, I got a central operator that didn't work at the facility and wasn't able to help me. So better signage and maybe communication about where to park as part of appointment verifications would be very helpful. Thank you.
January 13, 2021
Very happy with Dr.Leong.
January 12, 2021
My experience was great
January 07, 2021
Dr. Leong is always very courteous and is always a pleasure to speak with.
December 29, 2020
Dr.Joy is a wonderful doctor patient, gentle and caring. Dr.Joy is not a provider for my insurance so i pay cash just to see here. I love her that much.
December 22, 2020
She is a very thorough, patient and understanding doctor I would recommend her to family and friends. She is very knowledgeable and a good listener.
December 17, 2020
Dr. Leong is great! She's thorough and explains everything in a way that is understandable.
December 14, 2020
Dr Leong continues to be a A+ physician
December 11, 2020
Dr. Leong is a distinguished doctor in women's health! I respect how she advocates for her patients and makes sure they are properly cared for. She is able to pinpoint their exact needs and works to find solutions for them.
December 09, 2020
The best ever! She was recommended to me by my daughter who works at PIH.
November 25, 2020
Great provider, very thorough, & friendly staff
November 23, 2020
Dr. Leong is knowledgeable and has experience in women's health. The Dr. and healthcare staff were friendly, professional and responsive to my questions.
November 23, 2020
You will fill very comfortable in her office, she is very encouraging and soft spoken. Very likable and comes in greeting you with a smile!
November 20, 2020
I like Dr. Joy. She's very thorough when answering questions and always explains things very simple to understand.
November 19, 2020
Dr. Leong is so welcoming and shows a lot of compassion to your concerns. She is an excellent physician.
November 19, 2020
Love this doctor !!
November 19, 2020
Dr Leong is great. She listened carefully to my concerns and addressed them and even went above and beyond with other needs I had.
November 18, 2020
Dr. Leong is a great doctor for her excellent professionalism, compassionate patient care and always answering questions thoroughly.
November 18, 2020
I love Dr. Leong! She's been my doctor for years. She's very thorough, caring and thoughtful. I always recommend her.
November 11, 2020
Dr. Leong is very nice. She explained everything to me and my husband. She seemed very concerned and interested in everything she told me or anything I would comment or question. She made me and my husband feel very comfortable in our visit. She took her time with us where it didn't seemed rushed at all. I would definitely recommend her to first time moms like me. Thank you Dr.
November 04, 2020
Easy to talk to. Very informative. Dr.Takes her time to listen.
November 04, 2020
Dr Leong was really nice and explained everything clearly, as well she answered my questions I asked
November 04, 2020
All of our friends and family are patients of Dr. Leong. I will definitely recommend her to everyone. She is the best!
November 02, 2020
I highly recommend PIH to friends and family, I have never had a bad experience. I hope they continue the outstanding job they are doing.
November 02, 2020
She is the best doctor in the group, in my opinion.
October 22, 2020
Very nice and well informed
October 22, 2020
Attentive caring and friendly very nice women
October 16, 2020
This doctor did not listen to my concerns. They knew my health history and did not take that into account.
October 16, 2020
Yes, best place for women's needs
October 16, 2020
Dr. Leong is a great doctor, she's patient, listens and asks questions, explains things thoroughly.
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!