Meet Our Doctors

Our team of board certified physicians, advanced practitioners and support healthcare professionals are dedicated to providing primary, preventive and acute care to all individuals including adult and pediatric medical care.

Kenneth L. Cohen, M.D., F.A.C.P.
Internal Medicine
BeverlyCare Medical Director

“Being a physician allows me to do the two most important things in life – helping others and enjoying what I do. The satisfaction I achieve by providing quality, compassionate care is overwhelmingly gratifying.”


Dr. Cohen is a board-certified internist with a deep passion for healthcare. His approach is fueled by the belief that the most important things in life are doing something you love while helping others, which he applies to his caregiving. Dr. Cohen always takes as much time as necessary to talk to his patients, and answer any questions they may have in an effort to provide the best care possible.

  • Dedicated Internist with wealth of experience
  • Former Clinical Professor of Medicine at University of Southern California
  • Serves as Chief Medical Officer and Director of the Noninvasive Vascular Laboratory at Beverly Hospital

Yu Chen, M.D.
Obstetrics & Gynecology

“I enjoy building meaningful relationships with my patients. Every patient has a unique story and presents with a challenging situation. I love getting to know my patients, and through education and discussion, we can come up with the best solution catered to each individual.”


Dr. Chen is an Ob/Gyn with a calm demeanor and gentle nature. He works closely with patients to understand their concerns, educate them, and help support them in making decisions about their health. Before joining Beverly, Dr. Chen participated in specialized fertility research, as well as volunteering to provide clinical services to uninsured women. Dr. Chen enjoys the critical thinking aspect of his work almost as much as he enjoys connecting with his patients.

  • Speaks English, Mandarin, and Cantonese
  • Specialized in Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Community-driven

Maricris Sitjar, NP
Women’s Health & Family Medicine

“It’s easy to be enthusiastic when you love what you do. Being a Nurse Practitioner is rewarding to me because I like making a difference in patients’ lives. Health and wellness are the core of my practice.”


Maricris is a Nurse Practitioner with a deep appreciation for her work. Maricris sees every day as an opportunity to grow and learn, and passes that energy on to everyone she comes across. Her ethics, optimistic and honest personality makes her a favorite among patients and helps her provide the best care possible.

  • Diplomate in Anti-aging and Regenerative Medicine
  • 13 years’ experience
  • Extensive Women’s Health background
  • Speaks English, Tagalog, and conversational Spanish

Mayra Sohn, NP
Women’s Health

“I believe that all women are special and their bodies sacred, so it is an honor for me to be able to teach and care for them in a way where they are involved and can make their own informed decisions. I want them to know that they are valued and that their concerns are important.”


Mayra is a skilled Nurse Practitioner with a deep appreciation for learning, both personally and in regard to her patients. Her hunger for knowledge has earned her honors during her academic years, including graduating Magna Cum Laude from CSU Long Beach. As a women’s health practitioner, Mayra enjoys educating and engaging her patients to help them make their own informed decisions. Her knack for knowledge and listening makes her a patient favorite.

  • 7 years’ work experience
  • Specialized in Women’s Health
  • Speaks English, Korean, and conversational Spanish

George Wang, M.D., F.A.C.O.G.
Obststrics & Gynecology

“I enjoy caring for my patients. It’s wonderful to be a part of the expansion of their family as new life enters the world.”


Dr. Wang is a Board Certified OB-GYN physician with a vast clinical experience. As a specialist in women’s health, he prides himself on being able to provide the best possible care to his patients, drawing on his finely tuned medical judgment and surgical skills. He currently serves, and has served for years, as the Chairman of the OB-GYN Department at Beverly Hospital.

  • 20 years OB-GYN experience
  • Board-Certified OB-GYN Physician
  • Besides English, fluent in Chinese and Conversational Spanish

Jaw Wang, MD
Pediatrics

“Seeing my patients doing well in life makes me happy. My aim is to keep them healthy and happy. I get to see them grow, complete school, and go off to college.”


Dr. Wang is an accomplished pediatrician with a gentle approach. When he’s working with his patients, it’s clear he truly loves caring for children. Dr. Wang enjoys helping the future generation stay happy and healthy as they progress through life and enter adulthood. His kind-spirited style of care has earned him a successful pediatric career in Montebello, where he has grown strong community roots.

  • Board certified in Pediatric Medicine and Pediatric Hematology-Oncology
  • Fluent in English, Mandarin, Taiwanese, and Japanese
  • Kind, gentle, child-friendly nature
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