Founded in 1989.
Sharp Community Medical Group (SCMG) is an association of private practice primary care and specialty physicians who practice in their own offices located throughout San Diego County.
We keep private practices in San Diego County thriving.
Our physicians are dedicated to providing our members the highest quality of comprehensive medical care and services. SCMG physicians are affiliated with Sharp HealthCare and Palomar Health, giving our members access to a network of excellent hospitals in San Diego.
We are your neighborhood physicians.
Our network consists of over 800 physicians, representing 30 specialties, working in 350 clinic locations, in more than 36 communities. With access to 20 urgent care locations and 10 hospitals, we offer members and their families convenient access to care where they work, live and play.
Quality of care.
Our goal is to provide our members with access to quality health care to assure they receive the maximum benefit to their health plan.
Our diverse medical group includes hundreds of the top primary care doctors and specialists throughout San Diego. We are consistently recognized by the community as best-in-class.
Why choose SCMG?
Best coverage throughout San Diego and North County
Excellent Customer Service
Our representatives' goal with each customer is to resolve their issue in one call.
SCMG patients can schedule same-day appointments to address immediate health concerns.
Direct contact with the doctor's office
SCMG patients can call their doctor's office and speak directly with their doctor, a nurse or an office manager.
Timely access to specialists
With over 570 specialists, referrals are processed and appointments are scheduled in an efficient and timely manner.
Largest Urgent Care Network
SCMG patients have access to 20 urgent care locations throughout San Diego County.
MinuteClinic for the same co-pay as a primary visit
SCMG patients have access to 16 CVS MinuteClinic locations for non-urgent illnesses and injuries and can be seen for the same co-pay as an office visit to a primary care physician.
Admission to local hospitals