Primary Medical: 2014 Reader's Choice, Best Family Doctor

Primary Medical wishes to thank our patients and voters who honored us as winner for "Best Family Doctor" in the 2014 Ventura County Star Readers' Choice Awards. Our healthcare team is grateful to be recognized by the community for our excellent patient care.

Primary Medical was established 20 years ago and has grown to include twelve physicans, six nurse practitioners, and one physican's assistant. Our staff serves patients in five offices in Ventura and Oxnard. All offices are accepting new patients and take most insurance plans, including Covered California, HMO,  PPO and Medicare. 

Primary Medical specializes in Pediatrics, Family Practice, Internal Medicine and Endocrinology. We use cutting-edge electronic medical records to help patients whichever Primary Medical office they are seen at.

Our offices are family-friendly and our healthcare providers pay special attention to preventative care and regular monitoring for patients with chronic illnesses like high blood pressure, diabetes and heart disease. 

Please join Primary Medical in welcoming two new doctors to our practice: Pediatrician Jennifer Hughes, D.O., and Family Physician Maria Banman Barrell, D.O. Dr.Barrell sees patients at 2772 Johnson Dr, Suite 200, in Ventura (805) 642-1430 and Dr.Hughes sees patients at 2953 Telegraph Rd in Ventura (805) 652-5252 


Primary Medical is pleased to announce that Lauren G.Ficks, M.D. is joining our practice. Dr.Ficks is a board certified Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism Physician.  that has been practicing in Ventura county for the last 14 years. Dr.Ficks will be working at the Johnson Dr. office and will start seeing patients on May 13,2014.

 Notice for all Primary Medical Patients

In the coming months we will be introducing new technology to improve your experience visiting our office. We are implementing a new Electronic Health Record (EHR) to better serve your and your family.

Please bear with us as we update your insurance and demographic information during your check in at our offices.