Good health begins with good primary care. That’s why UC San Diego Health is your best choice for primary care in San Diego County.
At the region’s only academic health system you’ll find a team dedicated to using the latest advances in medicine to keep you and your family feeling your best. We've been ranked #1 in San Diego by
U.S. News & World Report, with 10 of our specialty care programs named among the top 50 in the nation.
Care for All Ages
We can help you find the right doctor.
Explore primary care options for every member for your family.
Primary Care for Kids
Rely on a UC San Diego Health doctor to care for your child through every stage of growth and development. Choose from:
Primary Care for Adults
Get comprehensive care to fit your needs and preferences. Learn about:
Primary Care for Seniors
Stay well as you age by partnering with a doctor at UC San Diego Health. Get top-quality care from:
Doctors in Your Neighborhood
Care from UC San Diego Health may be closer than you think. We’ve opened new locations in Eastlake/Chula Vista, Encinitas, Pacific Highlands Ranch and Rancho Bernardo, and expanded our network of affiliated providers to communities across San Diego County.
When to See a Primary Care Provider
Build a long-term relationship with your doctor when you visit them regularly for care. Count on your primary care provider (PCP) for:
- Routine checkups and health screenings
- Preventive care, including
flu shots and other vaccinations
- Care of minor illnesses and injuries
- Help managing chronic health conditions, like diabetes and high blood pressure
- Referrals to
specialty care, as needed
Same-Day and Walk-In Care
Rest assured, at UC San Diego Health, you can get care when you need it.