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Family Medicine

“I think this office not only provides great patient care but we bring a sense of home,” says Sonia Ramos, site manager for the UCLA Health Pacific Palisades Family Medicine clinic. “We feel like a family. [...]

By uclahealth • August 2, 2019
We are all at risk for developing health conditions, such as diabetes, heart disease and cancer in our lifetimes. In many cases, that risk increases with age alone. But other factors are also at play. Non-modifiable risk factors are [...]
By uclahealth • January 14, 2019
Health care today is a complex enterprise, best delivered by a team. And at the head of this team is a primary care physician, or PCP, who acts as head coach. In this important role, PCPs maintain an open [...]
By uclahealth • October 23, 2018
As kids, most of us saw a doctor every year for a physical. But come early adulthood? Not so much. While young women often look to an OB/GYN to handle general and reproductive health questions, young men often avoid doctors visits [...]
By uclahealth • August 3, 2018
Dr. Alice Agzarian is one of my favorite doctors because of her knowledge and commitment to her patients. She found out about my cancer even before I had symptoms, and because of that I have more chances to live longer. I'll be grateful to her for the rest [...]
By luz1 • March 30, 2017
Dr. Denise Freese has been an inspiration and motivator to be the best me I can be. Her gentle persuasion to eat right and to exercise keeps me on track. She is a great listener and provides excellent guidance. [...]
By gloriarv • March 24, 2017
I have been seeing Jodi Friedman, MD for 25 years. She has been such an amazing physician in almost every way you can be one. She is incredibly smart, dedicated, professional and empathetic. She tells me like it is, and trusts me to be a part of all [...]
By lisac12 • March 23, 2017
My doctor is Allison Leung MD. I see her once a year for a physical and, although I'm over 75, she keeps me fit and healthy. I'm so inspired by her. She knows exactly what I should do and take for my small ailments. Thank you Dr. Leung! [...]
By pilarina • March 23, 2017
Porter Ranch residents who live there are thrilled with the addition of pediatric services at UCLA’s full-service primary-care office in Porter Ranch. “We’ve been getting so many calls and questions [...]
By uclahealth • September 28, 2016
No matter what day it is, Dr. Anne Arikian always has a smile on her face. She is the type of doctor who, cares about what you say and spends extra time with you regardless how behind she might be. Instead of writing a prescription for another pill, [...]
By katalin_szeker • March 31, 2016