• GROUP CONTRACTING at rates typically higher than individual rates.
  • CONTRACT MAINTENANCE including re-negotiation, claims resolution, and provider credentialing.
  • PROFESSIONAL SERVICES for the physician’s staff including, coding seminars, and reimbursement analysis.
  • DESIGNED to keep physicians and their staff undated concerning the PPO’s activities.
  • PHYSICIAN ADVOCACY by experienced  
  • BOARD MEMBERS who represent your interest within the medical center and the community.


Membership Categories

Common Stockholder - Shareholder member; able to vote & run for Board of Directors.
Affiliate - Non-shareholder; available to groups of 10 or more
Large Group Membership - Available to large groups of 30 or more providers.  Only one member needs to maintain Shareholder status.
Allied - Non-shareholder; for ancillary providers ( Acupuncture, Audiology, Chiropractic, LCSW,MFCC, NP,Optometry,OT,PA, PT etc.)
Slot Owner - Non-shareholder vehicle for current shareholders.  Maximum of up to three part-time physicians (totaling 40 hours or less per week).
Slot Occupant - Replacement/credentialing fee for Slot position.  Slot must be already owned by an active shareholder.

Doctor and Provider Types

D.C. Doctor of Chiropractic   M.D. Doctor of Medicine
D.O. Doctor of Optometry   MFCC Marriage, Family Child and Counselor
D.P.M. Doctor of Podiatric Medicine   MFT Marriage Family Therapy
D.P.T. Doctor of Physical Therapy   NPF Nurse Practitioner
D.P.T., O.C.S. Doctor of Physical Therapy,  Orthopaedic Certified Specialist   O.D. Doctor of Optometry
Ed.D. Doctor of Education   OMD Oriental Medical Doctor Degree before 1989
L.A.c Liscenced Acupuncturist   P.T. Physical Therapy
LCSW Licensed Clinical Social Worker   Ph.D Doctor of Philosophy
LMFT Licensed Marriage and Family Therapy   PsyD Psychologist


Board of Directors

Stewart W. Brown, M.D.

Hand Surgery
2700 Bellflower Blvd., #312
Long Beach, CA 90815
562-429-8830 Fax: 562-429-4679

Carlos E. Martinez, M.D.

Vice President
3325 Palo Verde Avenue, #103
Long Beach, CA 90808
562-421-2757 Fax: 562-421-2757

James J. Krueger, M.D.

Pulmonary Disease
701 East 28th Street, #400
Long Beach, CA 90806
562-424-6040 Fax: 562-427-2565

Philip E. Hill, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgery
1760 Termino Ave., Suite 208
Long Beach, CA 90804
562-961-5655 Fax: 562-961-8836

David A. Drake, M.D.

Long Beach Gastroenterology Assc.
2880 Atlantic Avenue, #100
Long Beach, CA 90806
562-595-5421 Fax: 562-426-2862

Robert A. Kaplan, M.D.

10861 Cherry Street, Suite 305
Los Alamitos, CA 90720
562-598-4848 Fax: 562-598-2029

Stanley S. Olenick, M.D.

790 E. Willow Street, Suite 100
Long Beach, CA 90806
562-427-7486 Fax: 562-595-7262

Eing-Min Chang, M.D.

Family Practice

Southern California Preferred
Physicians Medical Group, Inc.

2501 Cherry Ave., Suite 265
Signal Hill, CA.  90755
(562) 424-8001
(562) 424-8680  fax