Medical Team

Meet Our concierge medicine primary care physicians

The following physicians provide primary care services for adults at the Private Internal Medicine Center (PIMC), a concierge medical practice at Scripps Clinic Torrey Pines and Scripps Clinic Carmel Valley:

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Dr. Molina earned his bachelor’s degree from Stanford University and attended medical school at the Universidad Autonoma de Chihuahua in Mexico. He completed residency training in internal medicine at the University of Washington, Seattle, and joined Scripps Clinic in 1992. Head of the PIMC, Dr. Molina provides concierge primary care for adolescents and adults at Scripps Clinic Torrey Pines. Dr. Molina is board certified in internal medicine and fluent in Spanish. He and his wife have two boys.

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Dr. Andrews went to the University of San Diego for his undergraduate studies and received a medical degree from New York Medical College. He completed residency training at California Pacific Medical Center in San Francisco and joined Scripps Clinic in 1996. Board certified in internal medicine, Dr. Andrews’ clinical interests include heart disease, preventive medicine and chemical dependency. Named by his peers as one of San Diego’s Top Doctors in 2009, he is an active member of the American College of Physicians and the Society for Innovative Practice Design. Fluent in Spanish, Dr. Andrews donates his time as a physician-volunteer at St. Vincent de Paul in San Diego. He provides concierge care at Scripps Clinic Torrey Pines.

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Dr. Albers completed his medical degree and residency at the University of California, San Diego. Board certified in internal medicine, he joined Scripps Clinic in 1995. Selected several times as one of the Best Doctors in America, Dr. Albers has a special interest in early detection, preventive medicine and chronic disease management. A San Diego native who is fluent in Spanish, Dr. Albers enjoys sailing, chess, and traveling with his wife, daughter and son. He provides concierge care at Scripps Clinic Carmel Valley.

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Dr. Babikian earned his medical degree from the University of Kansas School of Medicine. He practices internal medicine with an emphasis on providing primary care to adults including the treatment of chronic illnesses such as high blood pressure, high cholesterol and diabetes. Outside of the office, Dr. Babikian stays in shape through running, hiking, skiing, and participating in sprint triathlons. He also enjoys spending time with his family. He provides care at Scripps Clinic Carmel Valley.

Dr Alicia Benjamin MD Private Medicine Concierge Doctor

Dr. Benjamin earned her bachelor’s degree from the University of Southern California and completed her medical training at the University of Southern California, School of Medicine. She completed her residency training in internal medicine at the University of California, San Diego where she was chief medical resident. Dr. Benjamin’s clinical interests include diabetes, geriatrics, anxiety and depression, preventive medicine and women’s health. She has been named by her peers as one of San Diego’s Top Doctors nine years in a row. Prior to joining Scripps, she practiced at a large multi-specialty medical group for 21 years and also served as a regional medical director and a lead physician. In her spare time she enjoys collecting early California art, gardening, boating and watching her daughters play college sports.

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Dr. Starr earned her medical degree at the University of California, Irvine and completed her medical training in internal medicine at the University of California, San Diego. Dr. Starr provides comprehensive primary care with special expertise in prevention and treatment of chronic conditions, such as diabetes and hypertension. Creating a partnership with her patients based on trust and open communication, Dr. Starr develops a care plan that best fits each individual’s needs. In her spare time, she enjoys competitive sailing, jogging, scuba diving, surfing and listening to music.


Call 858-554-7462 to schedule a consultation or learn more about concierge medical services at Scripps Clinic.