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Member Spotlight

Our Physician Spotlight this week goes out to to Dr. David Ghozland, M.D., President of District 5. He’s also been instrumental in planning and promoting the upcoming Walk With A Doc event. Dr. Ghozland is not only an engaged and contributing member to LACMA, he is an excellent OB/GYN. Dr. …
Member Spotlight

Member Spotlight: Dr. Peter Richman This week we’re highlighting Dr. Peter Richman. Dr. Richman is a LACMA Past President and actively serves in many facets of both LACMA and CMA, including the LACMA Executive Committee. Recently, his leadership has extended to the Disaster Healthcare Volunteer – Surge Unit. He’s been instrumental in …
Resident Spotlight

LACMA Resident Spotlight Regulations around the number of hours residents can work, wellness and medical school debt are all big issues for residents. At LACMA, we learn a lot about the pressing issues for our members through our weekly spotlights. Thank you to Dr. Monya De for taking time to …
Member Spotlight

Member Spotlight: This week we’d like to recognize Dr. Sunny Jha as he finishes his fellowship at UCLA. Thank you Dr. Jha for traveling up to Sacramento this week and being part of Legislative Advocacy Day. It was a great day and we’re so pleased to have our residents, students …
Physician Spotlight

Physician Spotlight – With Legislative Advocacy Day coming up next week, we’d like to recognize Dr. David Aizuss for his leadership and continued support for organized medicine. We’d also like to say congratulations as Dr. Aizuss was recently named to the American Medical Association Council on Legislation.  He is a …

We continue with the resident spotlight feature as a way to hear the perspective on organized medicine, impetus for going into medicine, and opinions on healthcare issues directly from our members. This week Atul Nakhasi, MD, MPP shares his perspective on organized medicine and why he chose to focus on primary care. …
Organized Medicine

From Physician Magazine – We’d like to introduce you to LACMA member, Dr. Valencia Walker. We recently talked with her about leadership and organized medicine. We’d also like to say congratulations to Dr. Walker for her recent appointment as Chair of the CMA Council on Legislation. Dr. Walker is a …
Resident Spotlight

It’s easy to get caught up in the minutiae of the day. That’s why we love these Spotlights on our members. It gives us the chance to take a moment and recognize the individuals who give so much to our community, their patients and healthcare as a whole. Recognizing the drive, …

Dr. Richard Allen (Dick) Wigod Past LACMA President July 11, 1931 – March 8, 2017      From Press Telegram – Dr. Richard Wigod was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin to Dr. David and Helen Wigod. While Dr. David Wigod served as a physician in the United States Army in Europe …
Physician Spotlight

This week we wanted to say congratulations to Dr. David Feingold (District 6) on his appointment to the American Health Council. Dr. Feingold is Partner / Orthopedic Surgeon at Orthopedic Medical Center at multiple locations in the San Fernando Valley. He’s been a LACMA member for more than a decade. The …