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Called "the health care of the future" -- a unique family medical practice in the high desert of Southern California 

North Los Angeles County - Antelope Valley

Located in Lancaster - Palmdale, California, Dr. Susan M. Nasser, primary care physician Board Certified in family medicine, now offers her services in a new family medical practice called Family First. Dr. Nasser represents one of the most popular and expanding areas of medicine, considered by many to be "the health care of the future."

Dr. Susan M. Nasser of FamilyFirst Medical Practice in the Antelope Valley.
Thanks to Oprah Winfrey's Dr. Oz and the many doctors on PBS-TV pushing the 'new' scientific findings of lifestyle, nutrition and a longer, healthier life -- people are now understanding how Dr. Susan Nasser has been treating her patients for over a decade.     

According to Dr. Nasser, "Most doctors say to their patients, you have this disease; and this is what you need to take. "What I say is, This is ‘why’ you have this disease; and this is how we are going to take control of it."

Her philosophy is that education is the true path of a doctor (from the Latin word “docere” meaning to teach), and applying this knowledge can provide powerful life-changing effects on your health and longevity.

Dr. Nasser feels the most important roles as a physician involves empowering patients with education related to their overall health and well-being.

Dr. Susan Nasser is a Doctor of Osteopathy (DO) and is Board Certified in Family Medicine. She is one of a few doctors in the Antelope Valley certified by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) as an Aeromedical Examiner (AME) to give private and commercial pilot physical exams for 1st, 2nd and 3rd class flight certifications.

She is highly trained and skilled in family medicine which includes internal medicine and pediatrics, as well as general medicine and geriatrics -- from newborns to 90-year-olds -- from minor ailments to acute and chronic illnesses.

Dr. Nasser also utilizes lifestyle and diet as an important part of overall "whole body" health. She says, "You can also create a healthy state just by changing your diet or activity level."

Born and raised in Wyoming, Dr. Susan Nasser graduated from the University of Wyoming in 1995 with a BS degree in Physiology and Zoology. She then earned her Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine Degree from Western University of Health Sciences in 2001. 
With her husband, Dr. Thomas Nasser, an orthopedic physician and surgeon, she journeyed to Toledo, Ohio where she completed her three-year residency in Family Medicine.  

She and her family moved to California's Antelope Valley in 2004. 

Since 2005 she has been an active part of the Children’s Center of the Antelope Valley in Lancaster, California and today serves on the Executive Board of Directors.

She is also affiliated with Women and Infants Pavilion in Lancaster, CA; Antelope Valley Hospital and the Palmdale Regional Medical Center in Palmdale, CA. 

Dr. Nasser knows that “Your health starts with you.” An appointment with Dr. Susan Nasser would be the first step to significantly help attain and maintain optimum health. Osteopathic physicians like to act as a team leader with their patients -- treating and teaching them to ultimately manage and control their health and well-being.

Family First - Family Medical Practice is located at 42135 10th Street West, Suite 201, Lancaster, CA  93534.
The phone number is (661) 341-3800