Two Convenient Locations

Palm Springs

555 East Tachevah Drive, Suite 2W-203
Palm Springs, CA 92262

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Cathedral City

27765 Landau Blvd., Suite 104
Cathedral City, CA  92234

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We Are Family – Family Medicine

At Desert Family Medical Center, excellence in patient care and service are the cornerstone of our medical practice We look forward to providing you and your family’s primary medicine needs. Established in 2001 by Dr. Erik Palmer, this office prides itself with providing stellar primary medicine care, serving as your coordinator for your specialty health referrals, and minor medical emergencies.  From annual physicals to complex problems, our facilities are equipped with modern technology, and quality assurance and control to ensure accurate diagnoses and treatment plans in a compassionate and timely manner.  Your health is our priority. Click here to learn more.

Meet Our Team

Erik G. Palmer. D.O.

Erik G. Palmer, DO

Since 2001, Dr. Erik Palmer has served as the Medical Director for Desert Family Medical Center.
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Mary K. St. John, MMS, PA-C

Mary K. St. John, MMS, PA-C

Mrs. St. John is a Certified Physician Assistant. She is a native of Denver, CO and…
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Kimberley Yang, Ph.D

Kimberley Yang, PhD

Dr. Yang has served as the Executive Director of Desert Family Medical Center since 2001. She…
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Jennifer Vega

Jennifer Vega

Ms. Vega is in charge of the daily operations and the implementation of policies and procedures….
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Jonathan Avila

Jonathan Avila

Mr. Avila serves as the lead in the Cathedral City office; he is the first person…
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Nadine Guerrero

Nadine Guerrero, CNA, HHA

Mrs. Guerrero is trained and certified in the areas of Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA), Home Health…
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Joanna Rosales

Joanna Rosales

Mrs. Rosales’ passion for working in the medical field stems from her desire to constantly learn…
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Paola Soria

Paola Soria, CCMA

Ms. Soria is a graduate of Coachella Valley High School and earned her Administrative Medical Assisting…
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