Dr. Alexander Espinoza, MD

Family MedicineMaleAge 49

Family Medicine

Dr. Alexander Espinoza, MD is a Family Medicine Specialist in San Marcos, CA and has over 22 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from D GEFFEN SCH OF MED-UCLA in 2000. He is affiliated with medical facilities Palomar Medical Center Escondido and Palomar Medical Center Poway. His office is not accepting new patients.

Dr. Alexander Espinoza, MD

San Marcos Office

277 Rancheros Dr Ste 100 San Marcos, CA 92069
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Wonderful primary care provider!
Dr. Espinoza, now located in Nampa, Idaho, is a gem and I adore him. As a 37 year, now retired, nurse, I have worked with many doctors, both in giving and receiving patient care. Dr. Espinoza really listens, accepts my care ideas, yet we are able to carry on a good, two way discussion should he feel I'm needing further information and education in some areas. Very encouraging to find a provider who truly listens!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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G O in Idaho – Aug 29, 2022
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I've been a patient for two years now. Dr. Espinoza is by far the best physician I have ever had. He is very patient. He is truly interested in your well being and will educate you on the matters being discussed. He will hear you out and give you all the time you need to ask all the questions you have. I really cannot say enough about this man. I always walk out feeling I'm in good hands. I highly recommend him.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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3 people found this helpful
Hassan – Apr 14, 2020
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Great doctor, very caring and takes the time to fix the problem. Highly recommended
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
3 people found this helpful
DR in San Marcos, CA – Feb 28, 2019
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Amazing doctor.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
2 people found this helpful
San Marcos, CA – Sep 06, 2017
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Care Philosophy

Dr. Espinoza's interests are Family Medicine with a strong focus on prevention of disease and sports injuries and maintaining a healthy lifestyle. He is...Read more


Alexander Espinoza, MD is a board certified family physician located in the Graybill San Marcos Office. He is also board certified in Sports Medicine....Read more


  • Family Medicine
  • Adult Medicine
  • Female Adolescent Medicine
  • General Medical Practice
  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Men's Health Medicine
  • Pediatric Medicine
  • Sports Medicine
  • Women's Health Medicine

Board Certifications


UCSD Med Ctr Primary Care Sports Medicine
Fellowship Hospital
Residency Hospital
Kaiser Permanente -- LAMC
Residency Hospital
Kaiser Permanente Los Angeles Medical Center
Residency Hospital
UCLA School of Med
Internship Hospital
Medical School
UCLA Sch Med/UCLA Med Ctr
Medical School
University of California at Los Angeles
Medical School
Loyola Marymount
Undergraduate School
Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, CA.
Undergraduate School


  • English
  • Spanish


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Dr. Espinoza frequently treats Liver Damage from Alcohol, Skin Screenings, and VAP Lipid Testing. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Espinoza treats.

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Dr. Espinoza's office is located at 277 Rancheros Dr Ste 100, San Marcos, CA 92069. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Dr. Espinoza's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abnormal Heart Beat
  • Abnormal Menstruation
  • Abscess
  • Accelerated Hypertension
  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Acne
  • Acute (or Transient) Urinary Incontinence
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Gout
  • Acute Laryngitis
  • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Respiratory Diseases
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Tonsillitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Adult Acne
  • Adult Type 1 Diabetes
  • Adult Type 2 Diabetes
  • Age-Related Cognitive Decline
  • AIDS
  • Airborne Allergies
  • Albuminuria
  • Alcohol Related Disorders
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Allergic Disorders
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Allergic Rhinitis Due to Pollen
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Amenorrhea
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Anxiety
  • Arteriosclerosis
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Finger
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Midfoot
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Arthritis of the Toe
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Asthma
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Back Pain
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Black Eye
  • Blepharitis
  • Blood Allergy Testing
  • Blood Disorders
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Blood Pressure Management
  • Blood Sugar Monitoring
  • Boil
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bone Loss
  • Breathing-Related Sleep Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bronchitis
  • Bulimia
  • Bunion
  • Bursal Drainage
  • Bursitis
  • Canker Sore
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cellulitis
  • Chest Pain
  • Child and Adolescent Obesity
  • Cholesterol Management
  • Chronic Diarrhea
  • Chronic Headache
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Cluster Headache
  • Cold Sore
  • Colles' Fracture
  • Common Cold
  • Complex Fractures
  • Contact Dermatitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Cough Headache
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Crystalline Arthritis
  • Dementia
  • Dermatitis
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Insipidus
  • Diabetes Management
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetes-Like Foot Weakness
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Dizziness
  • Drug Allergy Testing
  • Dry Eyes
  • Dyslipidemia
  • Dysmenorrhea
  • Ear Ache
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Esophagitis
  • Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
  • Excessive Daytime Sleepiness
  • Excessive Menstrual Bleeding
  • Familial Combined Hyperlipidemia
  • Familial Hypercholesterolemia
  • Familial Hypertension
  • Family History of Breast Cancer
  • Family History of Heart Disease
  • Fecal Incontinence
  • Female Pattern Hair Loss
  • Female Sports Injuries
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Finger Joint Sprain
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Frequent Heartburn
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Golfer's Elbow (Medial Epicondylitis)
  • Gout
  • Gouty Arthropathy
  • Hair Loss
  • Hay Fever-Like Sneezing
  • Head Lice
  • Headache
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Disease in Women
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heartburn
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Herpes Zoster Without Complication
  • High Cholesterol
  • High Fever
  • High Triglycerides
  • High-Risk Hypertension
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Hip Sprain
  • Hives
  • Hydrocele
  • Hyperglycemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertension, Stress-Induced
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypogonadism
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Infantile Sleep Apnea
  • Infections
  • Inflammatory Pelvic Pain
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Inner Ear Disorder
  • Insomnia
  • Insomnia With Sleep Apnea
  • Insulin Resistance Syndrome
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Isolated Systolic Hypertension
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Ligament Injuries
  • Knee Sprain
  • Knee Tendinitis
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Laryngitis
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Low Back Pain
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Male Pattern Hair Loss
  • Male Pelvic Pain
  • Management of Multiple Medical Conditions in the Elderly
  • Mastodynia
  • McMurray's Test
  • Memory Evaluation
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menopause
  • Menstrual Cramps
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Metabolic Disorders
  • Metabolic Syndrome
  • Migraine
  • Mild Headache
  • Morbid Obesity
  • Motion Sickness
  • MRSA Infection
  • Mumps
  • Muscle Spasm
  • Nail and Nail Bed Infection
  • Nasopharyngitis
  • Nausea
  • Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
  • Newborn and Well-Child Care
  • Night Sweats
  • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
  • Non-Healing Sores
  • Non-Inflammatory Pelvic Pain
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Nosebleed
  • Nutritional Deficiency
  • Obesity
  • Orthopedic Sports Injuries
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthropathy
  • Osteoporosis
  • Otitis Media
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Ovarian Cancer Screening
  • Overweight
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Patch Testing
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pediatric Fractures
  • Pediatric Hypertension
  • Pediatric Obesity
  • Pediatric Sports Injuries
  • Pelvic Inflammatory Disease (PID)
  • Pelvic Pain
  • Perimenopause
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pernicious Anemia
  • Pessary Insertion
  • Pharyngitis
  • Physical Exams for Sports, School and Summer Camp
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pleurisy
  • Pneumonia
  • Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, or Poison Sumac Poisoning
  • Pollen Allergy
  • Polyuria
  • Poor Circulation
  • Premenstrual Syndrome
  • Primary Hypertension
  • Primary Insomnia
  • Problem Sleepiness
  • Prostate Diseases
  • Prostatitis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Psychiatric Evaluation - Child and Adolescent
  • Psychological Evaluations Prior to Bariatric Surgery
  • Pulled Muscles
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Purpura
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Ragweed Allergy
  • Rash
  • Recurrent Fever
  • Recurrent Headache
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Rickets
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Rotavirus
  • Runny Nose
  • Scabies
  • Scars
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Severe Headache
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Shigella
  • Shingles
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Simple Fracture Care and Casting
  • Simple Fractures
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Screenings
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Soft Tissue Disorders
  • Soft Tissue Injections
  • Solar Urticaria
  • Sore Throat
  • Splinting
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sports Injuries of the Knee
  • Sports Medicine Related Procedures
  • Sports-Related Concussion
  • Sports-Related Skin Conditions
  • Sprain
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stocco Dos Santos Syndrome
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Strep Throat
  • Stress Fracture
  • Swimmer's Ear
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
  • Tension Headache
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Testosterone Deficiency
  • Throwing Injuries
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroid Goiter
  • Tick Bite
  • Tick-Borne Disease
  • Tinnitus
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Tonsillitis
  • Toxic Shock Syndrome
  • Trichomoniasis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trigger Point Therapy
  • Tuberculosis Screening
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Retention
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Urinary Urgency
  • Vaginal Changes Associated With Menopause
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • VAP Lipid Testing
  • Vertigo
  • Viral Infection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Warfarin Adverse Reaction
  • Warts
  • Wear and Tear Arthritis
  • Well Baby Care
  • Wheezing
  • Whooping Cough
  • Worker's Compensation Evaluations
  • Worn Out Joint
  • Wound Infection
  • Wounds
  • Yeast Infections

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San Marcos Office277 Rancheros Dr Ste 100 San Marcos, CA 92069