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Specialty care in Southern California

What is specialty care?

Specialty care is care from doctors with extensive training in specific areas of medicine. It includes treatment of injuries and ongoing conditions of all types. Examples include:

  • Oncology
  • Cardiology
  • Obstetrics-gynecology

Choose how to get specialty care

Here’s a look at the appointment types that may be available for specialty care:

How to schedule appointments

Most specialty care is by referral, so talk to your doctor to get connected. Some types of specialty care don’t require a referral, including obstetrics–gynecology and mental health. 

To make an appointment with your doctor, or a specialty care appointment that doesn’t require a referral:

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