By shifting from the traditional disease-centered focus of medical practice to a more patient-centered approach, I seek to address the whole person and the underlying causes of disease. The result is vibrant health and not just the suppression of symptoms.

Linda Olafson, MD FAAFP

Board Certification
Family Practice – 1989
Recertification – 1995, 2001, 2008, 2018
Integrative Holistic Medicine 2012
Integrative Medicine (ABoIM) 2017

Medical School
University of California, Davis

Internship and Residency
Memorial Medical Center, Long Beach, CA
University of California, Irvine affiliate

Medical Interests
Advanced prevention
Bioidentical hormone replacement
Thyroid optimization
Chronic disease risk reduction
Nutrition

Awards and Honors
President, San Diego Academy of Family Physicians, 2002
San Diego Magazine “Top Doc”
Patient’s Choice Award
Clinical Instructor – UCSD Family Medicine

Patient’s Choice Award Winner Year after Year.
Rated in Top 5% of Doctors Nationwide!