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Care Where You Belong

Dr. Bretsky is an experienced, Board-certified Internist and primary care doctor located in Santa Monica, California.

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More About Dr. Bretsky

Press :

Read press articles about Dr. Bretsky including interviews, news media and submitted letters.

Blog :

Dr. Bretsky's more informal but timely essays about current topics, events and Medicine.

Articles and Essays:

More formal publications including articles in peer-reviewed journals as well as more highly annotated / researched personal essays.

Awards :

Accolades for Dr. Bretsky and Santa Monica Primary Care.

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Providing personalized, thorough and collaborative care.

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Expert Care

20+ Years of Excellence in Epidemiology, Research, Clinical Medicine & Preventive Health Services.

Continuity of Care

Every Aspect of Your Care is Coordinated to Include Specialist Referrals and Follow-up.

Quality & Value

Yes, Value in Medicine! See How We Provide Cost-Effective Care Without Sacrificing Quality.