Daniel Michaels, MD

Dr. Michaels started practicing family medicine in 1987. His practice—La Jolla Village Family Medical Group (LJVFMG)—has been serving patients in the La Jolla, UTC and San Diego communities for more than 20 years, with a focus on patient-centered treatment.

The medical group offers a wide spectrum of services in one location, including laboratory, immunizations, ECG, spirometry, women’s health, men’s health, pediatrics, geriatrics, sports medicine and much more. Same-day appointments are available for immediate symptoms or illnesses. The practice offers a secure web portal to all patients which provides access to medical health information, appointment requests, secure messages to your doctor, lab results review, and more.

Dr. Michaels and his team of experienced family medicine providers deliver high quality health care with an emphasis on prevention, chronic disease management and education. They look forward to providing excellent care to you and your family.


  • Family Medicine

Areas of Expertise

  • Family Medicine

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Family Medicine, Family Medicine, 1990

Medical Education

  • University of Miami School of Medicine, MD, 1987


  • University of California, San Diego, Family Medicine, 1988