The Department of Medicine is the largest department at one of the most expansive academic medical centers in the country. The complex is comprised of Los Angeles General Medical Center and the Keck Medical Center of USC (KMC). The latter includes USC Norris Cancer Hospital (Norris) and Keck Hospital of USC (KH), as well as several ambulatory venues: Healthcare Centers 1 and 2 (HC1 & HC2), located on the Health Sciences Campus; the Engemann Student Health Center, located on University Parking Campus – USC; the DaVita-USC Kidney Dialysis Center; the Arthritis Center; the USC Westside Center for Diabetes; USC Verdugo Hills Hospital, Keck Medicine of USC-Beverly Hills; Keck Medicine of USC-La Cañada Flintridge; Keck Medicine of USC-Pasadena; Keck Medicine of USC-Downtown Los Angeles; as well as USC Norris Oncology/Hematology in Newport Beach, Huntington Beach and Irvine.

The Department of Medicine leads USC in the provision of clinical care in both the public and private venues of the Health Sciences Campus and is dedicated to providing quality, state-of-the-art patient care to both insured and uninsured patient populations. The Department has maintained its goal of providing optimal quality and efficiency of patient services, in both the private and public settings.

Clinical Practice