• Newton Wellesley Family Pediatrics


  • English


Medical School

  • Dartmouth Medical School , 1993 , Hanover , NH

Medical School

  • Dartmouth Medical School , 1997 , Hanover , NH


  • Boston Combined Residency Program (BCRP) , 2000 , Boston , MA


Dr. Gwon is a board-certified pediatrician who was raised in the Boston-area. After graduating from Dartmouth College and Dartmouth Medical School, she completed her pediatric residency at the Boston Children’s Hospital and Boston Medical Center Combined Program. She holds a long-time appointment as a Clinical Instructor in Pediatrics at Harvard Medical School. Prior to joining the practice in 2004, Dr. Gwon became an international board-certified Lactation Consultant and became a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics Section on Breastfeeding. In addition to her special expertise in lactation, she also has an interest in childhood asthma, food allergies, and sports medicine.

She is dedicated to providing the best pediatric care for her patients and loves caring for children of all ages and backgrounds. Dr. Gwon is board-certified by the American Board of Pediatrics, licensed by the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Medicine, and holds clinical appointments with Boston Children’s Hospital, Newton-Wellesley Hospital, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, and Boston Medical Center. She is passionate about athletics and was a two-sport captain in soccer and ice hockey at Phillips Exeter Academy. She went to play Division 1 soccer for Dartmouth College where she won an Ivy League Championship. Dr. Gwon is married to a pediatrician and is a proud mother of her son and daughter. She enjoys watching and coaching her kids sports teams over the years. In addition to playing ice hockey, tennis, she also loves biking, visiting national parks, attending sporting events, snorkeling, skiing, and walking her black lab.


  • American Board of Pediatrics, General Pediatrics