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Sarin Prakobwanakit, M.D.

Newport Family Medicine Welcomes Dr. Prakobwanakit

Dr. Prakobwanakit joined Newport Family Medicine in the summer of 2015. She was born in Southern California, grew up nearby in Irvine, CA, and attended University High School. She then went to UCLA for her undergraduate degree and completed her Masters in Public Health at UCLA in the department of Community Health Sciences. (Go Bruins!)

She graduated from Medical School at UCI, where she was very active and served as Co-President of the Family Medicine Interest Group and was the Community Health Services chair of the Asian Pacific American Medical Student Association. She completed her Family Medicine residency at Long Beach Memorial Medical Center, where she was Chief Resident during her final year there.

She is thrilled to join this practice, and is eager to become a primary care physician for patients of all ages. Her goal is to provide compassionate and high quality care to her patients to promote health and wellness. From celebrating health goals to persevering through tough times, she hopes to be there for her patients through it all.

Medical Education:

  • 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
  • 2003 - 2005 - Jo-Belle Wolf Undergraduate Scholarship


Dr. Prakobwanakit is excited to move back to Irvine to be closer to her family. During her free time, she enjoys traveling, scrapbooking, cross stitching, hiking, and going to Disneyland! She also enjoys spending time with her dog, a cute Rottie named Mika.


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