LAC+USC Medical Center | Keck Medicine of USC - Part 2

LAC+USC Medical Center

Aaron Strumwasser


Philosophy of Care: As a trauma surgeon, I believe that early, aggressive intervention dramatically impacts patient care. Put simply, early treatment equals better outcomes. As

Brendan Grubbs


Dr. Grubbs’ clinical interests include prenatal diagnosis and management of congenital anomalies. He also currently serves as a medical advisor for the Lopez Family Foundation

Robert Preston


In addition to his regular duties in the Department of Surgery, Dr. Preston also maintains responsibilities in the Department of Emergency Medicine by participating in

Kazuhide Matsushima


Dr. Matsushima has been described as an exceptional surgeon, researcher and teacher by his mentors and divisional faculty – both junior and senior members. He

Carin van Zyl


Philosophy of Care: Patients and families struggle to navigate life-threatening illnesses and the overwhelming decisions that come along with it. While focusing on the sick

Sunita Puri


As a clinician-educator, Dr. Puri believes that teaching primary palliative medicine across medical disciplines and to all levels of trainees is essential to meet the

Ramyar Mahdavi


My interest is providing care for patients with benign and malignant central airway obstruction, lung cancer and diseases of the pleura. My goal is to

Kamran Samakar


Kamran Samakar, MD, is a board certified general surgeon in the Division of Upper GI and General Surgery in the Department of Surgery at the