Optima Health is thrilled to welcome Dr. Emily Farias, MD to their team of dedicated healthcare providers at their Riverside and Lake Arrowhead locations. With a strong commitment to personalized patient care, Dr. Farias brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to the practice, ensuring the best possible care for the community.
“We are honored to have Dr. Farias join our team,” says Dr. Andro Sharobiem, Optima Health CEO. “Her dedication to patient care and her extensive medical background make her an invaluable addition to our practice. We always strive to bring our patients the best care, and that includes having the best providers.”
Dr. Farias’s educational journey began at Norco College, where she completed her undergraduate studies. She then transferred to Cal Poly Pomona, earning a bachelor’s degree in general Biology in 2016. Driven by her passion for medicine, she pursued her medical education at the prestigious Medical College of Wisconsin, graduating in 2020. Following that, she completed her family medicine residency internship and residency at Loma Linda University from 2020 to 2023.
“As a physician, I believe in forming a partnership with my patients,” says Dr. Farias. “Together, we work towards improving or maintaining their health and quality of life. I believe that individualized treatment plans work best when patients understand the reasons behind them and find them manageable in their day-to-day lives. Each patient is unique, and their circumstances deserve personalized care.”
Driven by her own experiences, Dr. Farias understands the profound impact a strong physician-patient relationship can have on individuals and their families. She recognizes that medical knowledge alone is not enough; providing hope, comfort, and a listening ear are equally vital in delivering comprehensive care. To ensure the highest level of care, Dr. Farias remains committed to staying up-to-date with the latest advancements in medicine and delivering evidence-based treatment to her patients. Above all, she wants her patients to know that she values their trust and takes the time to listen attentively. Her primary goal is always to provide the highest quality care that contributes to their overall well-being and enhances their quality of life.
Dr. Emily Farias is now accepting new patients at Optima Health. To schedule an appointment or for more information, please contact 951-788-0008 (Riverside), 909-337-7771 (Lake Arrowhead), or make an appointment online.