Dr. Ma was born in China and grew up in Chicago, Illinois. He received his MD and psychiatry training from the University of Illinois and completed his child psychiatry fellowship at Rush Memorial in Chicago. Dr. Ma has worked in Bakersfield for the last 15 years in both teaching and clinical work. He has served as academic faculty at many prestigious universities including UC San Diego and UCLA and is currently a core faculty member at Kaweah Delta’s Psychiatry Residency Program.
Dr. Ma is an avid gamer and professional photographer who enjoys spending time with his family and eating good food.