Dr. Yaxi Zeng was born in China, but immigrated to the United States with her family at the age of 1. She was primarily raised in Dallas, Texas. She graduated from the University of California, Berkeley in 2007 with a Bachelor’s degree in Molecular and Cell Biology. She then returned to Texas and received her medical degree at the University of Texas Medical Branch and went on to complete her pediatric residency at the University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston in 2015. Dr. Zeng is a board certified pediatrician and a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. Dr. Zeng has been caring for her patients in the Houston area in an outpatient private practice since 2015. She joined Blue Fish in July of 2022.
Dr. Zeng is excited to join Blue Fish where she looks forward to building relationships with her patients and their families in addition to providing quality evidence based medical care. After becoming a mother herself, Dr. Zeng understands that the intricacies of balancing medical knowledge and practical knowledge is essential when caring for children. She hopes to be able to help her families navigate through parenthood with the knowledge she’s gained through her career and her own personal experiences. She believes that sharing these experiences is not only helpful for her patients, but that she could learn a few things from them as well!
Dr. Zeng and her husband, Kai, were married in 2012. They welcomed their 2 daughters, Evie and Maddie, into the world in 2017 and 2020. In her free time, Dr. Zeng enjoys spending time with her family and friends. She loves traveling, working on home and design projects, trying new restaurants, and her Peloton!
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