Mark Needham MD

Mark Needham, MD

Family Medicine

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About Mark Needham, MD

Mark Needham, MD, had a hero growing up. His grandfather, a small-town doctor in Ohio, inspired him, and Dr. Needham looks forward to beating his grandfather’s 50-year practice streak. Dr. Needham received his undergraduate degree from Stanford University, then attended medical school at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland and received his training in family medicine at Santa Monica Hospital. 

Medicine is a family affair in the Needham home in Santa Monica. Not only does his wife, Eileen McGrath, MD, also practice family medicine, but their daughter is currently at medical school at Case Western Reserve University, and she looks forward to carrying on the Needham family medical legacy. Dr, Needham also has two sons living in New York. Patrick is a professional dancer and choreographer, and Kevin graduated from the UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music.

In his spare time, Dr. Needham likes to hike and mountain bike, golf, travel, read, and of course, keep current on the most recent medical trends and discoveries. He is also an avid Lionel model train fan, and he is currently building a reproduction of the Santa Monica Canyon and Pacific Garden Railroad in his backyard.   

I have been with this provider for over 20 years because of the attention, care and concern for me and my health. His demeanor is encouraging and open and his response to my messages via the portal is as close to immediate as possible.

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Locations

901 Wilshire Blvd., Floor 3,
Santa Monica, CA 90401

Education

Medical School
Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, OH

Internship
Santa Monica-UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica, CA

Residency
Santa Monica-UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica, CA

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Reviews

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  • 4.9
  • 205 Reviews
  • 42 Comments
  • 5
03/24/2022

Extremely helpful

Providence Patient
  • 4.92
03/23/2022

Excellent care and help

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  • 5
03/16/2022

Super doctor - super health care - would never go to anyone else

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  • 5
03/16/2022

Dr. Needham is a gem! Always caring, always knowledgeable, I consider him as much a friend as doctor. He's the best.

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  • 5
03/15/2022

Dr. Mark Needham is a highly qualified physician. He is extremely qualified and is very concerned about providing the best possible care for his patients.

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  • 5
03/08/2022

Dr Needham is wonderful physician who I deeply respect. I really admire his intelligence, insight and calm & kind manner. The staff has also been friendly, professional and kind.

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  • 5
02/27/2022

Dr. Needham is provides great comfort as my pcp, answers my questions, has alway been quick to address messages I leave on the portal and gives me confidence he knows about my overall health. I'm pleased with the time spent and attention given at appointments.

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  • 4.93
02/12/2022

Dr. Needham is an excellent physician, bright, thoughtful and caring.

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  • 5
02/07/2022

Dr. Needham is the best. Always pleasant, knowledgeable, kind, patient, understanding and honest. I would recommend him to anyone.

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  • 5
01/28/2022

As a physician myself, Dr. Needham is what every good physician should be.

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