Dr. Pescetti is retiring this year after a professional career of more than 31 years in medicine. He served many roles at La Clínica during his 24 years here and took some time to provide a unique perspective of his work in the community.
It has been said that your ZIP code may be more important for your health than your genetic code. This is because factors known as the social determinants of health can greatly influence your chances of becoming sick and dying early.
Staff and Fruitvale community members took part in a healing circle led staff from our Cultura y Bienestar program. The circle gave us all an opportunity to process and be cleansed of negative energy from the tragedies that had befallen us as a community as well as any personal traumas.
La Clínica officially welcomed our newest clinical site into our growing family, La Clínica Julian R. Davis Pediatrics. Located in a converted two-story house at 5461 Foothill Boulevard, the addition of the Davis Pediatrics site is helping La Clínica expand its presence in East Oakland!
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