Dr. Austina Cho, MD


DR. Cho  


Honorific Prefix: Dr.
Given name: Austina
Family Name: Cho
Honorific Suffix: M.D.
Job Title: Psychiatrist
Affiliation: Savant Care
Phone number: 650 690 2DOC (362)
Fax number: 650 590 4938
Languages: English, Korean
Email: ac.admin@savantcare.com


  • Generalized anxiety disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Substance abuse disorder
  • Bipolar disorder
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder
  • Trauma
  • Depression
  • Personality disorder
  • Cultural and community health


In-Network Insurances


*. We are not in-network with Blue Shield Covered California.

Worked for

  • Southern California Health and Rehabilitation Program
  • Los Angeles County Department of Mental Health
  • Royale TRC Santa Ana and Royale MHRC Mission Viejo, CA
  • Korean Community Services Traditions Behavioral Health Illumination Foundation

Awards and honors

  • HealthTap Top Psychiatrist in CA Summer 2013; Spring 2014;
  • Hippocrates Award, National, Spring 2014
  • Thought Leader CA, Spring 2016


  • Su Casa-Ending Domestic Violence- Board President 2013-2014
  • Soroptimist International Artesia-Cerritos Member, Treasurer 2015-2016
  • HealthTap.com online health website psychiatrist
  • Cerritos College Board of Trustees Nov 2007-Nov 2012

Affiliations and certifications

  • Diplomate of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology 2003
  • M.D. from LSU New Orleans
  • Residency at UC-Irvine Medical Center Neuropsychiatric Institute
Dr. Cho, MD is a Louisiana State University – New Orleans trained psychiatrist. An adult psychiatrist at Savant Care, she finished her psychiatry residency at the University of California-Irvine. She has vast experience in working with geriatric, homeless, forensic populations in both inpatient and outpatient settings. Dr. Cho’s expertise lies in treating patients suffering from schizophrenia, depression, substance abuse, bipolar disorder, post-traumatic disorder, etc. She has worked as the interim medical director for the biggest outpatient mental health clinic in Los Angeles County. Plus, she has received several awards as an online psychiatrist at HealthTap. She has also worked with the organizations that help women and children, who are victims of domestic violence.