Morteza Mirkarimi, MD

Morteza (Morey) Mirkarimi, MD, has been providing General Practice and Family Medicine care to the Clairemont community of San Diego for over forty years.

Dr. Mirkarimi earned his medical degree at the Tehran University of Medical Sciences in Tehran, Iran, in 1968. Dr. Mirkarimi then completed his residency at Pahlavi University Hospital through the University of Tehran in 1976, and then completed another residency at the V.A. Wadsworth Hospital through the University of California – Los Angeles in 1983.

Throughout his career, Dr. Mirkarimi has taken care of all the primary care needs of his community, diagnosing and treating disease, and ordering laboratory and radiological testing in the care of his patients. Dr. Mirkarimi is taking new patients and also offers telemedicine to his patients.

When he’s not working, Dr. Mirkarimi enjoys spending time with his wife, their children, and their grandchildren at their home in La Jolla, California.

Lauren Filippello, NP

Lauren Filippello, FNP-BC is a board certified Family Nurse Practitioner with over 10 years Magnet-level nursing experience. Lauren provides high quality, compassionate, patient centered care to the community of San Diego, California.

Lauren earned her Bachelor’s in degree in nursing from Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 2012. From there she worked in several large academic health care systems, including Penn State Hershey Medical Center, Jefferson Hospital of Neuroscience, and Scripps Health. Through this experience, she mastered the management of patients with acute, chronic, and critical illnesses.

As a Masters Degree Graduate of California State University, Long Beach, Lauren further developed her strong academic and clinical nursing background, focusing in family practice. Her practicum included family practice and women’s health rotations, prior to earning her Nurse Practitioner license and joining The Doctor’s Office and Walk in Clinic in 2022.

Lauren has worked in various healthcare settings throughout her career with diverse patient populations across the lifespan. As a Nurse Practitioner in the community, Lauren is dedicated to promoting healthier lifestyles, disease prevention, and positive patient outcomes.

Yunuen Guerrero

Lead Medical Assistant

Patricia Castaneda


Trystan Kaliskis

Medical Assistant

Christen Soucy, NP-C