Linda O. Calvillo King

Adjunct Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine
Linda O. Calvillo King, MD, MPH, MSCS

Areas of treatment:

Chronic disease management
Preventive medicine
Transitional care


  • Internal Medicine
  • Primary Care


  • Department of Medicine


  • English
  • Spanish

Linda O. Calvillo King, MD, MPH, MSCS

Adjunct Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine

Practicing locations:

  • Keck Hospital of USC
  • USC Healthcare Center 2

About this doctor:

Dr. Calvillo-King received her B.S. from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) in 2000 and her M.D. from Harvard Medical School in 2005. She received her MPH from Harvard School of Public Health in 2005 and has worked in the health policy field to improve population health outcomes. She completed internship and residency training at the University of Texas, Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas (UTSW) from 2005-2008.

Dr. Calvillo-King was on faculty at UTSW from 2008-2014. At UTSW she was involved in medical student and resident education, both in the classroom and clinical settings. She was a National Institute of Health (NIH) health services research scholar working to improve patient health outcomes in the hospital and while in transition between healthcare settings.

Dr. Calvillo-King joined the faculty at University of Southern California (USC) in 2014 and maintains a private practice in general internal medicine on the USC Health Sciences Campus.

Dr. Calvillo-King has a special interest in preventive medicine, chronic disease management and making transitions from the hospital safe in an effort to improve her patient’s quality of life.


BS, University of California - Los Angeles, Physiological Science, 2000
MPH, Harvard School of Public Health, Health Policy, 2004
MD, Harvard Medical School, 2005
MSCS, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Health Services Research, 2013
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Clinical Research Scholar, Clinical Sciences, 2009-2013


University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Internal Medicine, 2005-2006


University of Texas Southwestern, Internal Medicine, 2006-2008


American Board of Internal Medicine, 2008-2018

Professional society memberships:

Society of General Internal Medicine (SGIM)- member, 2008-Present
American Heart Association – member, 2009-Present
American College of Physicians – member, 2009-Present
Academy Health – member, 2011-Present


Mortar Board Honor Society Member, Member, 1999-2000
University of California, Los Angeles, Chancellor Service Award, 2000
NMF Scholarship, 2000-2002
Harvard Aesculapian Club, Member, 2003-Present
Texas Monthly Magazine, Super Doctor Texas Rising Stars, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014