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Meet Dr. Nathana Lurvey

Dr. Lurvey supervises the MLKCH maternity department

Dr. Nathana Lurvey is a board-certified obstetrician/gynecologist (also known as an OB or OB/GYN, for short) and the chair of the Women’s and Children’s Department at Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Hospital. She leads our team of board-certified obstetricians/gynecologists and certified nurse midwives who deliver babies born in our hospital.

Dr. Lurvey is on staff at Eisner Pediatric & Family Medical Center in Los Angeles and South Bay Family Health Care in Inglewood. She earned her medical degree from Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. From there she moved to California to complete her internship and residency at the University of California San Diego Department of Reproductive Medicine.


A resident of Culver City, Dr. Lurvey is a leader for improving the health of mothers and babies. She serves on the California Department of Public Health’s California Pregnancy Associated Mortality Review Committee and is a member of the Speakers Bureau for the March of Dimes.

She is a valued member of our hospital’s medical staff. You may meet her at one of our monthly maternity tours for expectant mothers.

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