Marcela Dominguez, M.D.

Dr. Marcela Dominguez

Dr. Marcela Dominguez is the founding physician of Complete Care Family Medicine in Mission Viejo, California. Working alongside a uniquely qualified team, Dr. Dominguez not only provides a superior level of healthcare for her private practice patients but also serves on staff at Mission Hospital Regional Medical Center.

Dr. Dominguez completed BS in Kinesiology at UCLA, obtained her MD from UC San Diego then completed her Family Medicine Residency at Long Beach Memorial Medical Center. As a resident, her passion for mothers and infants inspired her to complete additional training in Maternity Care. During this time, she received the Mead Johnson Leadership Award, which annually recognizes a select group of 15 residents nationwide for their leadership and community involvement. Dr. Dominguez served as the Chief Resident for Obstetrics at Long Beach Memorial, delivering hundreds of babies and increasing her expertise in reproductive and hormonal health.

From 1999 to 2006, Dr. Dominguez built a thriving group practice at St. Jude Heritage Health Foundation in Diamond Bar, California which further prepared her for opening her private practice, Complete Care Family Medicine, in July 2006.

Today, Dr. Dominguez is one of a handful of doctors in the country who is “expert” in combining western and alternative therapies to provide state of- the-art bioidentical hormone replacement, functional medicine, nutrition, and herbal therapy in a highly-customized, complementary, and integrated protocol. As the name implies, Complete Care Family Medicine focuses on the health and wellness of men, women, and children in an atmosphere that reveres taking time with each patient to carefully listen and respond to each concern.

Expanding her medical expertise and care, in 2013 Dr. Dominguez completed a fellowship in Integrative Cancer Therapies under Dr. Mark Rosenberg and the Academy of Anti-Aging and Regenerative Medicine. Since August 2018, Dr. Dominguez has become a part-time UC Irvine School of Medicine Faculty member and also sees patients at the UCI Susan Samueli Institute of Integrative Medicine. She is currently working with other UCI faculty members, performing clinical research in the field of Integrative Medicine and Integrative Cancer Therapy.

Dr. Dominguez recently finished her academic coursework to complete her fellowship with the Medical Association of Pediatric Special Needs (MAPS). She is planning to precept with local specialists who see pediatric patients with autism, ADHD, severe allergies, and other challenging conditions that affect young patients to strengthen her pediatric integrative medical knowledge to help more patients.

Dr. Dominguez was awarded the 2019 Physician of Excellence given by the Orange County Medical Association (OCMA). Each year the OCMA recognizes a select group of physicians who demonstrate leadership, innovation, and extraordinary patient care beyond the normal call of physician duty.

Combining many scientifically proven modalities to help support patients with cancer, Dr. Dominguez provides powerful medical options, whether conventional cancer therapy or a more holistic approach is preferred.