About Access Medical Group
of Marina del Rey
At Access Medical Group of Marina del Rey, we specialize in Internal Medicine and Primary-Care Medicine. Our goal is to get to know you and your health concerns, over the years, in-depth and personally. We are committed to working with you to attain your optimal health and help you maintain it over the years.
As Primary-Care specialists, the doctors of Access Medical Group of Marina del Rey will coordinate your care with other specialists. The physicians and health-care professionals of Access Medical Group of Marina del Rey share the same common philosophy of “only-the-best” for our patients.
Dr. Barone grew up in Westchester, California and graduated pre-med from UCLA in 1989. She graduated from Albany Medical School in New York in 1993 and returned to California to complete her internship and residency in Family Medicine at Loma Linda University Medical Center in 1996.
In addition to treating the whole family, she has a special interest in Women’s health, nutrition and weight loss management. Dr Barone is now accepting new patients.
Dr. Krems graduated from Tulane University School of Medicine in 1989. He completed his residency at the UCLA/Wadsworth VA in Internal Medicine, where he also served an additional year as the Chief Medical Resident. He is Board-certified in Internal Medicine and has been at Access Medical Group since 1993. Along with his more conventional training, Dr. Krems is also certified in medical acupuncture and is an expert in herbal therapy. He has had particularly good success with herbal treatment of Ulcerative Colitis and Crohn’s disease, the menopause, premenstrual issues, headaches and a variety of other ailments.
Dr. Rand graduated from the University of Pittsburgh Medical School. He completed his internship and residency in Internal Medicine at the UCLA-San Fernando Valley program. The American Board of Internal Medicine certified Dr. Rand in 1980.
He is on active staff at The Marina del Rey Hospital and is currently chairman of Medical Education. Dr. Rand has particular interest in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Fibromyalgia. He also specializes in Travel Medicine.
Dr. Sistoza joined Access Medical Group in July, 2007 after having worked as an Internal Medicine specialist in San Diego, California for five years. He graduated from the University of Ramon in the Philippines in 1993, then did a combined Internal Medicine and Pediatrics Residency at the Cook County Hospital in Chicago, Illinois.
Recently, he completed a one-year Fellowship in Geriatrics at the Drew/UCLA Medical School in Los Angeles. Dr. Sistoza is Board-Certified in Internal Medicine. He has a special interest and expertise in the needs of the elderly.
Dr. Sobel received both his undergraduate as well as his Medical degree at University of California, Los Angeles. He completed both his internship, as well as his residency at UCLA San Fernando Valley Program. He was certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in 1981 and currently serves as the Co-President of the Premiere Physicians Network IPA. Dr. Sobel also specializes in Travel Medicine.
Dr. Steinberg is the managing partner of Access Medical Group, sub-specializing in Gerontology. He has been a full-time, Board-certified Internal Medicine specialist since 1987, and has been with the practice since 1991. After obtaining his B.A. in Philosophy from the Claremont Colleges, Dr. Steinberg graduated with honors from the University of Nevada School of Medicine in 1984. He did his residency at Huntington Memorial Hospital / U.S.C. in Pasadena, CA. Dr. Steinberg has been studying Ayurvedic Medicine, the ancient, Holistic, herb based medicine of India, for over 20 years. He is available for Ayurvedic Health Consultations by appointment.