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William R. Somers, M.D.

Board Certified Family Practice

Dr. Somers graduated from Occidental College, Los Angeles, with a degree in Biology. He attended medical school at Loma Linda University. Following medical school, Dr. Somers completed his internship and residency at San Joaquin General Hospital in Stockton, California. He is currently a Diplomat of the American Academy of Family Physicians, and is a past chairman of the Family Practice Department at Hoag Hospital.

Doctor Somers provides the full spectrum of family medical care to patients of all ages. He also performs vasectomies in our office, and he has a very steady hand.

Dr. Somers has given his time as a volunteer at the "Share Ourselves" free medical clinic in Costa Mesa, Dr. Somers is board certified in Family Practice by the American Board of Family Physicians.

Medical Education:

  • Certified, American Board of Family Practice - 1985
  • California State Medical License - 1983
  • Residency and Internship in Family Practice, San Joaquin General Hospital, Stockton, CA - 1982 - 1985
  • Medical Degree, Loma Linda University, Loma Linda, CA - 1982
  • Bachelors Degree in Biology , Occidental College, Los Angeles, CA - 1978

Professional Presentations:

  • Teaching - Family Practice Department, University of California, Irvine
  • Medical Staff Privileges - Hoag Memorial Hospital, Presbyterian - 1985 - Present
  • Vice-Chairman, Family Practice Department - Hoag Memorial Hospital, Presbyterian - 1987 - 1989
  • Chairman, Family Practice Department - Hoag Memorial Hospital, Presbyterian - 1989 - 1991


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