Lauren Gorence, PA-C, MPAP has always been passionate about helping people in need. She realized early in her career that her compassion for others was a gift, and one that she wanted to share through her professional work. She began her clinical career at a non-profit women’s health center in Boulder, Colorado. It was in this position that she truly began to appreciate her ability to teach and connect with patients.
Lauren obtained her Bachelor’s degree from the University of Colorado-Boulder, with a double major in Women’s Studies and Business Administration. In 2011, Lauren received her Master’s degree from the Physician Assistant Program at the University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine.
Lauren currently practices family medicine alongside her supervising MD and mentor in Santa Monica, CA. Within her first year in this private practice, Lauren has helped coordinate the move to a new facility, integrated sales of a new vitamin supplement into her practice, and is currently assisting the facilitation of a new IPA insurance group, which includes training multiple physician offices on the use of the EPIC EMR system.
Lauren’s compassion for others, savvy business knowledge and dedication to her profession make her an incredibly effective consultant. Her areas of expertise include: student affairs, family medicine practice management trends, and Medicare and insurance protocols.