New UC Irvine Health specialty center opens in Tustin
April 15, 2015
UC Irvine Health is continuing to expand the reach of academic medicine in Orange County with new specialty care offices now open in Tustin. This site offers patients access to world-class clinical services, right in their own community.
“We are very excited to bring the expertise we’re known for as a university medical center closer to where people live,” said Terry A. Belmont, CEO of the UC Irvine Medical Center. “The care these specialists offer is deeply rooted in evidence-based medicine and the latest clinical advances associated with academic medicine.”
Adjacent to the UC Irvine Health Medical Group primary care and urgent care offices at 1451 Irvine Blvd. in Tustin, the specialties group will include:
- Ear, nose and throat
- Gastroenterology and digestive disease care
- Pain management
- Obstetrics and gynecology
Additional specialties will continue to open in the coming months, including cardiology, orthopaedics and endocrinology. To make an appointment, please call 714-838-8408.
This expansion means patients will have the option to access UC Irvine Health specialty care services in Tustin as well as in Orange at the UC Irvine Medical Center, UC Irvine Health Manchester Pavilion and UC Irvine Pediatric Cardiopulmonary Clinic; in Irvine at Gottschalk Medical Plaza, Gavin Herbert Eye Institute and University Head & Neck Surgeons; and in Costa Mesa at UC Irvine Health Cancer Center — Newport, Pacific Breast Care Center and UC Irvine Health Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine Center.
In November, more than a dozen primary care physicians opened UC Irvine Health Medical Group offices in Tustin and Orange to deliver care to the surrounding community.
Services in Tustin include family and internal medicine, urgent care, laboratory and imaging services, and pediatrics. The office is open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. Urgent care services are offered from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Friday, and from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on weekends and holidays.
The Orange office at 293 S. Main St., Suite 200 includes family and internal medicine and is open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.
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