Torrance Health Center serves patients in the Gardena, Redondo Beach, Compton and Carson communities. The Center is part of the Coastal Cluster of clinics run by the DHS Ambulatory Care Network. Services are delivered in a safe, patient-centered environment that is accessible to the entire community.
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Jeffrey Barbosa, M.D.
Jeffrey Barbosa, M.D. is Director for Long Beach Comprehensive Health Center, Wilmington Health Center, Bellflower Health Center and Torrance Health Center. He oversees clinical operations, credentialing, risk management and quality improvement. Dr. Barbosa received his medical degree from the UCLA School of Medicine and completed his internship and residency in the Harbor-UCLA Medical Center Department of Family Medicine. He also completed a one-year faculty development/administrative fellowship at Harbor-UCLA, focusing on Quality Improvement.
Marion Thornton-White, RN.
Clinic Nursing Director
Marion Thornton-White, RN, is the Clinic Nursing Director at the Long Beach Comprehensive Health Center, Hubert Humphrey Comprehensive Health Center, Wilmington Health Center, Bellflower Health Center and Torrance Health Center. She is responsible for the planning and direction of all nursing activities, including staffing and training. Prior to this role, Ms. Thornton-White worked as a Nurse Manager at Hubert Humphrey Comprehensive Health center and as a Public Health Nurse for the CHDP/ Foster Care Program and the Black Infant Health Program. She holds a Bachelor of Science and a Master of Science in Nursing.