Dr. Field grew up locally and attended Corona del Mar High School. As a long time resident, and highly involved in the community, she understands the many factors that
influence the health of the children and adolescents in this community.
Dr. Field attended Stanford University and earned her medical degree from Boston University Medical School. After completing residency at UC Irvine, she
worked as a general pediatrician in a group practice in Huntington Beach.
She is passionate about guiding children and parents to live healthy, fulfilling lives through wellness, nutrition, and physical activity. Dr. Field was attracted
to Hoag because its patient-centered model in which quality and availability supersede quantity.
During Dr. Field's free time she enjoys sports, especially soccer, skiing, and sailing with her husband and two young sons, as well as painting and building
sand castles. Both of her sons were born at Hoag.