MLK Community Medical Group
- 1680 E. 120th Street
About MLK CMG and MLKCH
The MLK Community Medical Group (MLK CMG) is a non profit, multi-specialty medical group in the city of Compton, California. Physician specialties include Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Endocrinology, Psychiatry, General Surgery, Urology, Cardiology, Podiatry, Pediatrics, Infectious Disease, Addiction Medicine, Rheumatology, Vascular Surgery, Neruology and Pulmonology. The MLK CMG delivery model allows for ample physician patient time with a team of support staff to help with care coordination and socio-economic barriers. Physician support staff include pharmacists, licensed social workers, MAs, nurses, diabetic educator, dietician, and care coordinators. The clinic features state of the art medical technology. It was approved as a NHSC site which supports qualified health care providers dedicated to working in under-served areas through partial loan forgiveness.
Martin Luther King Jr. Community Hospital (MLKCH), a private, nonprofit, safety net hospital, supports the medical group. MLKCH opened in July 2015 as a state of the art facility with all new equipment and technology. MLKCH has 131 licensed beds, including 93 medical/surgical beds, 20 intensive care beds and 18 obstetrical beds.
The mission of MLKCH is to provide compassionate, collaborative, quality care and improve the health of our community. Its vision is to be a leading model of innovative, collaborative community healthcare. MLK CMG was created to support the hospital’s mission and vision.
MLKCH and MLK CMG clinics are located within three miles of each other. They are less than 30 minutes from LAX, the surrounding cities include Torrance, Marina Del Rey, Playa Del Rey, Manhattan Beach and El Segundo, and Orange County, home of Disneyland.
And we are growing! We are currently working on building a 50,000 sq. ft. Medical Office Building on hospital campus to house our vision. We have plans for a 10,000 sq. specialty clinic space and a 12,000 sq. ambulatory surgery center along with other needed services to grow and truly reach the lives of this community.
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