Dr. Du was born in China but mainly grew up in Victoria, British Columbia and Northern California. She graduated from Williams College Magna Cum Laude with a BA in Biology and Political Science. She attended the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine and graduated with honors. She did her residency training in Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery at Montefiore Medical Center in New York. She subsequently pursued fellowship training in advanced head and neck surgery and facial reconstruction at UNC-Chapel Hill where she also earned a Masters in Public Health. She practices general otolaryngology with interests in head and neck tumors (including robotic surgery), disease of the thyroid, parathyroid and salivary glands as well as reconstruction after Mohs surgery.