Dr. Kang moved to Redding in 2013 with her husband and four young children, excited to care for the women of the North State area. Prior to this, Dr. Kang served as an obstetrician-gynecologist for 3 years in the Navajo Nation Indian Health Service, where she received multiple awards for innovative clinical care and high patient satisfaction. While there, she developed further expertise in the management of high-risk pregnancy, serving as Medical Director for the Diabetes in Pregnancy Program. She continues to enjoy the privilege of partnering with women in their pregnancy and birth experience.
She is also experienced in minimally-invasive surgery, giving women surgical options for treatment that reduce their recovery time significantly. Her other professional interests include pediatric and adolescent gynecology, and social justice issues for women and children.
In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family, cooking, gardening, hiking, and music. Both her professional and personal experiences contribute to her unique family-centered and culturally-honoring approach to women’s healthcare. She values the importance of building healing relationships with women and their families, to maintain and restore good health. She looks forward to building a reputation for excellence and compassion in her practice.
Heike moved to Redding from New Mexico in 2013. She is a devoted mother of three who brings extensive clinical experience to Selah as well as her own personal experience and faith. She has previously worked in a variety of healthcare fields, including Family Medicine, Women’s Health, Mental Health, Pediatrics, Homeless Medical Outreach, Addiction Medicine, and Sleep Medicine.
She has developed a genuine love for the city of Redding, having experience serving at Shasta Community Health Center, the Hope Van (caring for Redding’s homeless), One SAFE place, and a local Sleep Clinic. Out of this love, she has a passion to see restoration of health happen at the individual and community level. Some of her biggest passions revolve around patients becoming free from drugs, alcohol, mental health issues, poor health habits, and abusive relationships. Our patients and staff deeply respect her for her confidence, patience, and her wise discernment of root causes of illness and dysfunction.
Since coming to Selah, her professional interests have focused on working with women and children of all ages with all kinds of medical concerns. She has developed particular expertise in advanced ultrasound, high-risk obstetrical care, geriatric gynecology, colposcopy, gynecologic procedures. She is also a skilled surgical assistant, playing a vital role in the minimally invasive surgery our patients have access to at Selah.
Some of Heike’s personal interests include spending time with family, friends, all while exploring all that Northern California has to offer; hiking, biking, swimming, reading, and traveling.
Nicole relocated to Redding from Lexington, Kentucky in 2016. She has quickly become beloved by our team and by our patients, for her vivid personality and her passion to deeply connect with her patients. She particularly enjoys connecting with the littles who frequent our office with their mamas, and always tracks down the stickers and treats that make the visit a happy one.
She has developed particular expertise in pediatric gynecology, family planning, colposcopy, ultrasound, and obstetrical care. She is also a skilled surgical assistant, playing a vital role in the minimally invasive surgery our patients have access to at Selah.
In her spare time, Nicole enjoys the outdoors and being active. She has a knack for event planning, painting, and hand lettering. True to her Kentucky roots, Nicole is an avid supporter of UK basketball, southern cooking, and, of course, the Kentucky Derby.