William F. Skinner, MD

Dr. Skinner specializes in internal medicine and cardiovascular disease (cardiology). He has a private practice in Santa Monica and is affiliated with Providence Saint John’s Health Center and Santa Monica UCLA Medical Center/Wadsworth Veterans Hospital.

Dr. Skinner received his medical degree from the University of Southern California’s Keck School of Medicine in 1975, and did his internship and residency in the VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System. In 1980, he completed a two-year fellowship in clinical pharmacology with the USC School of Medicine.

Having practiced in the Santa Monica area for more than 30 years, Dr. Skinner prides himself on maintaining long-term relationships with his patients. He is known as a physician who doesn’t look for easy answers to patients’ problems, striving to find the best solution, and is described as always accessible and maintaining the focus on the patient as a whole person.