Eliza Okhowat

Eliza Okhowat Nurse Practitioner

In 2009, Eliza graduated from the Adult Nurse Practitioner program at CSULA. Her graduate work at UCLA focused on Diabetic Strategy in Nephrology. She worked with patients who had chronic kidney disease and joined Dr. Lefferman’s team in 2012. Eliza loves her job! She says, “I work with elderly and hospice. I have a passion for this population, and feel I found my niche.” Eliza grew up in Virginia has a family in California now. When she's not working she spends time with her two young children.


Meet The Team

Our team means everything to us — it defines our culture, process and environment. We put an emphasis on working with smart people who uphold our values and create new opportunities for our clients and patients.


Dr. Matthew Lefferman Medical Director & Founder Dr. Matthew Lefferman
Jaana Salonsaari Nurse Practitioner Jaana Salonsaari
Gayle Elevado Nurse Practitioner Gayle Elevado
Manuel Ramirez Certified Medical Assistant Manuel Ramirez
Ileana Lopez Certified Medical Assistant Ileana Lopez
Kira Leo Certified Phlebotomist Kira Leo
Marcos Ramirez Certified Phlebotomist Marcos Ramirez
Milo Sarmiento Certified Phlebotomist Milo Sarmiento
Rolando Monterroso Certified Phlebotomist Rolando Monterroso
Johanna Platero Administrator Johanna Platero
Jeanette Ruiz Medical Records Coordinator Jeanette Ruiz
Michael Tovar Admission Coordinator Michael Tovar
Nicole Turner Clinical Supervisor Nicole Turner