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Current Magazine Issue

Central Coast Physicians Magazine
Central Coast Physicians is the only magazine focused on medical doctors in San Luis Obispo and Santa Barbara counties. As the official publication of the Central Coast Medical Association, Central Coast Physicians is a quarterly full-color magazine with a circulation of more than 2,000 per issue. View all of our issues here.


Member Directory
The Central Coast Medical Association Membership Directory is a comprehensive listing of our physician members’ specialties and practice contact information, the only publication of its kind in the county. This publication is used daily by physicians, hospitals, medical personnel and a variety of businesses. In addition to the listing of our members both alphabetically and by specialty, and a telephone directory of numbers that are useful in the medical setting. The Central Coast Medical Association  Membership Directory is available for purchase.  Please contact our office to place an order. You can view the most recent Directory here.



Survival Guide for the Practicing Physician
This manual is available free of charge to members of the Medical Association and is a valuable business and legal tool for physicians who are new to the area or for those establishing a practice of their own following an employed situation. The manual can be useful for an employed physician as well as the independent business physician. Registering a change of address with the DEA, renewing licenses for prescribing, prescribing for terminally ill patients, responding to medical records requests, retaining medical records, are among the many topics covered in this manual.


This manual is for Central Coast Medical Association members ONLY and may be requested from the Medical Association office, 805.683.5333.