John Tran, MD

John Tran, MD

  • Family Medicine


Dr. John Tran is a primary care physician who practices in Culver City. He is board certified in family medicine, and sees patients of all ages, including infants and children. His clinical interests include pediatrics, adolescent medicine, reentry healthcare for justice-involved populations, immigrant health, and sexual health.

Dr. Tran completed his undergraduate, medical school, and residency at UCLA. He graduated as chief resident from the UCLA Family Medicine Residency, where he developed his passion for teaching. In his free time, he teaches UCLA undergraduate students in a seminar on racial, social, and ethnic disparities in healthcare. 

His other interests include cutting hair, bouldering, staying active, and mentoring first-generation students.

Languages spoken: English, Spanish, Vietnamese


English, Vietnamese, Spanish


Medical Board Certification

Family Medicine, American Board of Family Medicine, 2021


Family Medicine, UCLA School of Medicine, 2021


MD, UCLA School of Medicine, 2018



Barnert, E. S., Abrams, L. S., Lopez, N., Sun, A., Tran, J., Zima, B., & Chung, P. J. (2020). Parent and Provider Perspectives on Recently Incarcerated Youths' Access to Healthcare During Community Reentry. Children and youth services review110, 104804.

Barnert ES, Coller RJ, Nelson BB, Thompson LR, Tran J, Chan V, Padilla C, Klitzner TS, Szilagyi M, Chung PJ. Key Population Health Outcomes for Children with Medical Complexity: A Systematic Review. Matern Child Health J. 2019 Sep;23(9):1167-1176. doi: 10.1007/s10995-019-02752-1. PMID: 31218608.


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