Lisa Ma, M.D.
Dedicated to Health welcomes Dr. Ma –This amazing Practitioner embodies the Dedicated to Health philosophy meet
Dr. Lisa Ma graduated with honors from University of California, Riverside and completed her Medical Degree at Loma Linda University, School of Medicine. Dr. Ma completed her Family Medicine residency at White Memorial Medical Center and is not your average Family Doctor. Dr. Ma serves as our Medical Director and provides primary family care to our patients by incorporating a combination of conventional and complementary therapies. She believes she was put on this earth to help others. In this quest, Dr. Ma organizes regular medical, dental and construction trips to Ensenada, Mexico.
On one of these trips, Dr. Ma met her, then future husband. Their first child came along and later became frequently ill. Dr. Ma attempted to treat her daughter with the tools she learned in Medical School, but found great limitations.
Dr. Ma’s mother-in-law suggested several natural remedies for their sick child. Dr. Ma, being open minded to all options to bring healing to a patient, embraced the natural remedy and pursued the best options. What had caused her child severe pain cleared up quickly with the natural remedy.
Amazed by the results, this one incident sent Dr. Ma on a path of education of natural remedies complimenting her traditional path to best serve her patients.
She continues to educate herself and takes classes and seminars in functional medicine, nutrition, women’s health, hormone balancing, etc. She tries to finds ways to help patients heal there bodies naturally and with minimal side effects. Dr. Ma has developed a unique holistic skill set with a focus in Integrative Care. She has further studied in Women’s Health and Bio-Identical Compounds, with the growing demand and desire many have demanded from there doctors. She understands the obvious desire patients have for the most natural approach as they go through changes of life.
Dr. Ma, born in Cincinnati, Ohio, comes from a diverse cultural background and speaks fluent English, medical Spanish, basic Japanese and Chinese. We are excited to have her as part of the Dedicated to Health team, in order to serve the patients with a complete Integrative Holistic Approach to patient care.