LEND Clinic


Our UC-LEND program has a focus on understanding of the impact of neurodevelopmental disabilities (ND) on individuals and families in order to improve the care and outcomes for these individuals over the lifespan.

Our primary care providers offer ADHD, autism, and other neurodevelopmental evaluations in addition to linking our patients with a care team that helps families make linkages to resources.


  • referals
  • warm hand-off to social worker
  • linkages to services

UCLA Santa Monica Medicine-Pediatrics Comprehensive Care Clinic (MPCCC)

1245 16th St #125, Santa Monica, CA 90404

LEND Clinic Hours

8:00 AM – 1:00 PM // 1st and 3rd Wednsday of the month

Medicine-Pediatrics Comprehensive Care physicians. UCLA Health.

Other Clinics affiliated with UC-LEND

These clinics have our med-peds doctors who have be specifically trained by our program and are in constant communication with our home LEND clinic in Santa Monica.

Burbank – UCLA Health

Jonas Aharoni, MD

Mustafa Albustani, MD

 2623 W. Alameda Ave, Suite 322 Burbank, CA 91505  (818) 843-9020

Mon-Fri, 8am – 5pm

Beverly Hills – UCLA Health

Nathan Samras, MD, MPH

Mridula Watt, MD

Pauline Yi, MD

 8641 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 210 Beverly Hills, CA 90211 (310) 855-7002

Mon-Fri, 8am – 5pm

Encino – UCLA Health

Salvador Plasencia, MD

15503 Ventura Blvd, Suite 340
Encino, CA 91436
(818) 461-8148

Mon-Fri, 8am – 5pm

Redondo Beach – UCLA Health

Alice Kuo, MD

Ronald Tsao, MD

Lindsay Wells, MD

514 North Prospect Ave, Suite 103
Redondo Beach, CA 90277
(310) 937-8555 phone

Mon-Fri, 8am – 5pm

RiversideUCR SEARCH Center

Jan Blacher, PhD + Staff

1365 Sproul Hall Riverside, CA 92521 (951) 827-1012

Mon-Fri, 8am – 5pm

Santa Clarita – UCLA Health

Lisa Kransdorf, MD, MPH

Gifty-Maria Ntim, MD, MPH

Colin Robinson, MD, MPH

Sural Shah, MD, MPH

Hijab Zubairi, MD, MPH


23861 McBean Parkway, Suite E24
Valencia, CA 91355
(661) 753-5461

Mon-Fri, 8am – 5pm

Santa Monica – UCLA Health

Emery Chang, MD

Eric Curcio, MD

Alice Kuo, MD

Janet Ma, MD

Nathan Samras, MD, MPH

Ronald Tsao, MD

Mridula Watt, MD

Amy Weimer, MD

Stacey Weinstein, MD

1245 16th Street, Suite 125
Santa Monica CA, 90404
(310) 315-8900

Mon-Fri, 8am – 5pm