Torrance, CA (PRWEB) October 21, 2008
HealthCare Partners Medical Group, a multi-specialty medical group providing Los Angeles and Long Beach health care to more than 500,000 patients throughout Southern California will host a community Open House on Saturday, October 25, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., to mark the grand opening of its Bixby Knolls medical office, at 3932 Long Beach Boulevard in Long Beach.
HealthCare Partners, a premier provider of Los Angeles and Long Beach health care will host the event which will feature free health screenings, prize drawings, and refreshments. Patients and community members are invited to tour the state-of-the-art medical office.
In order to provide our patients with the best possible Los Angeles and Long Beach health care, HealthCare Partners currently provides over 500 physicians to choose from, so you'll be sure to find the perfect doctor. Additionally, local residents looking for Long Beach health care will find two experienced internal medicine doctors practicing at the new Bixby Knolls office.
Dr. Tesfaye Leka graduated from the University of California, San Diego Medical School and completed a residency in internal medicine at the University of California, Irvine. Dr. Leka is a good listener, is patient and fun-loving, and enjoys keeping up with medical literature. In his spare time, he likes biking and hiking. Dr. Leka speaks fluent Amharic, one of the languages of Ethiopia.
Dr. Mary E. Gonzales earned both her undergraduate degree in Medical Technology and her medical degree at Far Eastern University in the Philippines. She completed residencies at Metropolitan Hospital Center in the Philippines and Columbia University-affiliated Harlem Hospital Center in New York. Dr. Gonzales, who speaks fluent Tagalog, believes that emphasis on prevention and education is important in achieving good health.
Drs. Leka and Gonzales both previously practiced at the HealthCare Partners Willow Street medical office providing expert Long Beach health care to each of their patients.
For more information about the Open House or to schedule an appointment with Dr. Leka or Dr. Gonzales, please contact HealthCare Partners at 562.321.6800.
About HealthCare Partners Medical Group and Affiliated Physicians
HealthCare Partners Medical Group and Affiliated Physicians (HCP) are physicians and healthcare specialists who have earned awards for clinical excellence and patient satisfaction from the Integrated Healthcare Association. HCP has been recognized by health plans and business groups for medical leadership, the high quality of medical care delivered, operational effectiveness, and high rates of patient satisfaction. HCP employs 500+ primary care and specialty physicians who care for patients in Los Angeles County and north Orange County, California, through 47 neighborhood offices that include five urgent care centers, three medical spas, an ambulatory surgery center, and an on-site office at a large employer. HCP's network includes over 600 primary care physicians in hundreds of Greater Los Angeles area neighborhood locations. For more information, please visit http://www.healthcarepartners.com/.