Introducing Dr. John Cheng, an Elite and Founding Medical Expert


Healthtap is proud to feature Dr. John Cheng, an Elite and Founding Medical Expert. A graduate of the Texas Tech University School of Medicine in Lubbock and board-certified physician, Dr. Cheng has established a well-regarded family medicine and urgent care practice at South Coast Medical Group in Aliso Viejo, California. Dr. Cheng completed his residency at the Kaiser Permanente Family Medicine program at the University of California, Los Angeles.

Dr. Cheng is always glad to help patients with challenging cases. They often commend his thoughtfulness, a quality he attributes to influence from his father, also a physician. Additionally Dr. Cheng’s own experience as a father of two allows him to empathize with concerned parents and provide superb care to patients of all ages. On Healthtap he has answered over 300 questions on a wide variety of topics and is ranked number one nationally in the field of Urgent Care. His answers frequently receive “Agrees” from fellow physicians and he has over 50 HealthTap thank you notes from grateful patients. In his own words, “Healthtap has enabled me to reach out to more patients utilizing the best technology has to offer.”

Outside of his practice, Dr. Cheng is an accomplished master Martial Arts Instructor and an avid sports fan. He has treated all levels of athletes on both amateur and professional teams, serving as a volunteer physician for numerous local high schools and colleges, as well as a sports medicine consultant for a variety of regional and national sports events. 

Dr. Cheng’s extensive experience fits in perfectly with Healthtap’s impressive network of doctors and we are pleased to invite you to ask him a question today!