May 6, 2020

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Emilia Ambrosio, MD cares for patients at CHC in Santa Barbara County. She received her Doctor of Medicine Degree from the University of Guadalajara and completed her medical residency at the University of California San Fransisco-Fresno program. Dr. Ambrosio is board-certified in family medicine through the American Academy of Family Practice and has been working on the Central Coast for over two decades.


May 6, 2020

Susan Bartolini, M.D., FAAP, received her Doctor of Medicine Degree from New York University School of Medicine, and graduated medical residency from St. Luis Children’s Hospital of Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri. Dr. Bartolini is board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics. Dr. Bartolini has been practicing on the Central Coast for the past 4 years.


January 21, 2024
Felipe Arce, MD

Dr. Felipe Arce, M.D., is a dedicated pediatrician passionate about children’s health. With over 20 years of experience in pediatrics, Dr. Arce has developed a deep understanding of the unique needs of young patients, from the earliest stages of infancy to the challenging teenage years. He believes in providing personalized care that supports physical health and emotional well-being, recognizing the importance of building trust and rapport with children and their families.

As a board-certified pediatrician, Dr. Arce is committed to staying current with the latest advancements in pediatric healthcare to ensure his patients receive the highest quality of care possible. He values the opportunity to develop long-term relationships with families, guiding them through every stage of their child’s development. Dr. Arce strives to create a warm and welcoming environment in his practice where children feel comfortable and parents feel confident in their child’s care.

Dr. Arce’s dedication to pediatric medicine is matched only by his commitment to serving his community. Fluent in Spanish, he ensures effective communication and accessibility for families from diverse backgrounds. Outside of his professional responsibilities, Dr. Arce enjoys spending time with his own family, exploring nature, and engaging in activities that bring him joy and relaxation. With Dr. Felipe Arce as your trusted partner in your child’s health journey, you can rest assured that your child will receive the compassionate and comprehensive care they deserve.


May 6, 2020

Bala Bhat, M.D., received M.B.B.S. (equivalent to MD) from Karnataka University, India and graduated medical residency from San Joaquin General Hospital, Stockton. Dr. Bhat is board certified in Internal Medicine by the American Board of Physician Specialties, and has a Fellowship in Geriatric Medicine. Dr. Bhat has been practicing on the Central Coast for over 20 years.

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