Dr. Christine Chai was born and raised in Southern California. She received a double major in Biological Sciences and Music from Stanford University in 1984. She then earned an MD with Distinction from George Washington University, was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society,and completed her obstetrics and gynecology residency training at UC Irvine in 1992. Dr. Chai is a Diplomate of the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology as well as a fellow of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology. She is also a member of the Orange County Medical Association and the California Medical Association.
Dr. Chai has been an active staff member of Hoag Hospital since 1997. She retired from obstetrics in 2003 and has focused her practice solely on office based gynecology since then. She resides in Corona del Mar. In her free time, she enjoys cooking, reading, the theater, and spending time with her family and three kids.