Dr. Rita Wang attended college at the University of California Los Angeles. She completed her medical degree at the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio, Texas, and her residency program at the University of California, Irvine.
As a current faculty member for the University of Nevada Reno, she enjoys teaching medical students, passing along her knowledge and experience to the next generation of physicians. Dr. Wang is also a clinical instructor of Pediatric Advanced Life Support and Pediatric Emergency Assessment Recognition and Stabilization.
Dr. Wang enjoys teaching her pediatric patients how to stay healthy and to feel good about themselves. She wants all of her patients to know that they are each individually important and to have the feeling of self-worth. One of her core values is to respect families and those around her. She believes in being positive and helping others be positive.
One of the many reasons she moved here was her love of snow sports, backpacking, hiking, and camping. She and her husband enjoy discovering the outdoors with their two children. Dr. Wang appreciates the community support and small-town feel of the area.
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