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Our doctors, nurses & staff

Quality care begins with quality people

A hospital is only as good as its medical and administrative staff and, judging by those standards, Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Hospital is exceptional. All of our board-certified/board-eligible physicians and allied health professionals go through a robust credentialing review process before joining our staff. In every interaction with a clinical provider at our hospital, patients will experience our values of caring, collaboration, accountability, respect, and excellence.

Our doctors

Our doctors are highly qualified and come from top academic centers from around the world. Our medical staff is provided via our partnerships with the most renowned medical practice groups in Southern California, including the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), which helps ensure the best patient care and the highest hospital standards.

From the beginning, our team developed quality policies for quality care. In addition to our physicians’ advanced qualifications and vast experience, they are also committed to consistently providing excellent care to the people of South Los Angeles.


Our nurses

The nurses at Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Hospital are all highly qualified, with advanced skills for the departments they serve. Regardless of their service line specialty, each one is committed to prioritizing patient care and ensuring complete follow through with planned care.

Representing the best in the profession, each of our nurses is highly qualified in assessing a patient’s condition, communicating with physicians and other care professionals, and providing thorough evaluation as needed.

Many of our nurses come from the surrounding community, and as with all members of our staff, from physicians to technicians to volunteers, are dedicated to serving our community.

Our staff

We staff our hospital with only the most talented, energetic, and caring individuals dedicated to their chosen profession and committed to the hospital’s vision of innovation and collaboration in community healthcare.