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Catherine McDonald, MD

  • Position: Family Medicine Physician and Walk-in Clinic Supervisor
  • Languages Spoken: Spanish

About Catherine

Catherine McDonald, M.D., is a family medicine practitioner drawn into the medical field by a true love of science and a deep desire to help people. While in college she discovered Dr. Paul Farmer, who founded Partners in Health. It was his story and commitment to equality in healthcare that inspired and ignited her pursuit of a medical career. After receiving her Doctor of Medicine from USC, she completed her internship and residency at UCLA specializing in Family Medicine. Dr. McDonald loves getting to know her patients and their stories through continuity of care. She believes that story telling is part of the healing process and is honored to be able to listen to each of her patient's stories.
  • Medical School
  • Keck School of Medicine of USC
  • Residency
  • UCLA Santa Monica Family Medicine Residency
  • Board Certification
  • Family Medicine
Medical Interests Areas of Interest:
  • Women's health
  • HIV care
  • Global medicine