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Our Staff

Alfred Lavi

Physician

Founder and Medical Director, United Care Family Medical Center, Dr. Alfred Lavi, a Diplomate of the American Board of Family Practice is a primary care physician. Dr. Lavi attends to the needs of a wide spectrum of patients including pediatrics, adults (including obstetrics) and seniors.more

Luis Sanguino

Physician

Luis Sanguino is a recent MD graduate from Ross University School of Medicine. He will be working with us until he starts his residency training next year. He grew up in Los Angeles and attended the University of California, Riverside where he received a degree in Neuroscience. Luis is very passionate about helping patients achieve a healthier lifestyle through diet and exercise. His dream is to become an anesthesiologist and enter the field of pain management to help ameliorate pain in patients with chronic pain.

Muhammad Madkour

Physician

Muhammad Madkour is a recent MD graduate from Ross University School of Medicine. He will be working with us until he starts his residency training next year. He grew up in Huntington Beach, CA and attended the University of Southern California (USC) where he received his degree in Biological Sciences. Muhammad looks forward to helping our patients achieve a healthier lifestyle by always listening and treating them like family. He has aspirations to become a specialist in medicine, where he plans to give back to his community.

Kristina D

Student Coordinator

Bio Coming Soon…

Rebecca Rihani, PA-C, MSPA

Rebecca Rihani, PA-C, MSPA

Physician Assistant

Rebecca Rihani, PA-C, MSPA, is certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants. She attended Western University of Health Sciences where she graduated with high honors in the top 10% of her class. Rebecca’s goal is to specialize in treating acute cases and to refine her skills in urgent care medicine. more

Kelly Whitmire, MSPA, PA-C

Kelly Whitmire, MSPA, PA-C

Physician Assistant

Kelly Whitmire, MSPA, PA-C is certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants. She graduated from Loyola Marymount University of Los Angeles with a Bachelors of Arts in Political Science and a minor in economics. She has spent time studying abroad including in England and in Costa Rica, where she learned most of her Spanish speaking skills. more

Jeniece McDonald, MSPA, PA-CC

Jeniece McDonald, MSPA, PA-CC

Physician Assistant

Jeniece McDonald, MSPA, PA-C, is certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants. She graduated from Touro University Nevada, where she participated in the creation of Nevada’s first mobile health unit, serving the vagrant population of Las Vegas. She moved back to Los Angeles after graduation to pursue her dream of working as a primary care Physician Assistant. She is excited to be part of the United Care team! Aside from caring for patients, she enjoys climbing, cooking, and spending time with family.

Summer Baird, M.D.

Summer Baird, M.D.

Student Coordinator

Summer Baird is a recent MD grad from Ross University working in our office as she applies to residency. She was born and raised in Thousand Oaks, CA and went to undergrad at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo. She is passionate about preventative care via diet, exercise, and mental health support for all of our patients. Her dream is to one day work with Doctors Without Borders.

Cindy P.

Cindy P.

Patient Coordinator / Office Manager / Volunteer Coordinator

Cindy was born and raised in New York and later moved to Los Angeles to attend the University of Southern California. There she received her Bachelors in Neuroscience and is currently pursuing a career in Physician Assistant studies. She is passionate about family medicine and truly values providing the most compassionate care to all of her patients.

Yorleny R.Referral Specialist/Medical Assistant
Sarah M.Administrative Director/Medical Assistant
Xiomara M.Office Manager/Medical Assistant
Erika M.Medical Assistant
Damian G.Medical Assistant
Karla R.Medical Assistant
Esperanza V.Front Office
Dior D.Volunteer
Nicolette L.Volunteer
Shimon O.Volunteer
Sofia and SharronVolunteers
Daniella P.Volunteer
Sarah A.Volunteer
ChristerbellVolunteer
ChloeVolunteer
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