Mission Statement & Values


To educate family medicine residents in the principles and practice of family medicine, to provide excellent care through collaborative and integrated patient-centered care, and to support the primary care workforce needs of our community by recruiting and training residents, especially under-represented minorities.


Natividad Family Medicine Residency educates family physicians to provide full-spectrum, compassionate and integrated care for our community and for patients from all walks of life, especially the underserved.


  • Academic and clinical excellence
  • Patient-centered care
  • Care for the vulnerable and underserved
  • Resident and faculty well-being
  • Collaboration with Monterey County and community partners