About Me

Dr. Mortara grew up in Honolulu, Hawaii where she graduated from the University of Hawaii, John A. Burns School of Medicine. She then came to Southern California and completed her Internal Medicine Residency at the St. Mary Medical Center-UCLA program where she was selected as Chief Resident her final year. Dr. Mortara then went on to a Fellowship in Infectious Diseases at Harbor-UCLA. She has been in private practice in Long Beach for over 18 years prior to joining MemorialCare Medical Group. She has been honored as as Top Doctor in her field in 1999 and 2010.

Dr. Mortara went into medicine to help people maximize their health potential. An as Internal Medicine physician, she enjoys the investigative nature of medicine and recognizes the importance of looking at the whole person, not focusing on just specific areas of the body. She appreciates the opportunity to build strong patient-physician bonds with her patients and feels honored to have cared for many of her patients for over a decade.

During her career, Dr. Mortara has been a frequently invited speaker on current medical issues, by both the Long Beach community and her medical colleagues. In her spare time, she enjoys photography and writing, as well as agility working and playing with her pet dogs.



Provider Specialty

Internal Medicine, Primary Care, Infectious Disease


  • Primary Care


Medical Education

John A. Burns School of Medicine


St. Mary Medical Center - Long Beach


St. Mary Medical Center - Long Beach


Harbor - UC Los Angeles Medical Center

Locations & Affiliations


MemorialCare Medical Group - Long Beach (Los Altos)

2110 N Bellflower Blvd

Long Beach, CA

Office: (877) 696-3622

Insurances Accepted

United HealthCare PPO
TriCare West(HN)/TriWest Healthcare(BSC)
Humana PPO
Health Net PPO
Cigna PPO
Blue Shield PPO
Anthem PPO
Aetna PPO
Aetna Commercial HMO
Anthem Commercial HMO
BlueShield Commercial HMO
BlueShield Medicare Advantage HMO
Cigna Commercial HMO
Health Net Commercial HMO
SCAN Medicare Advantage HMO
Health Net Medicare Advantage HMO
Anthem Vivity HMO
Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO
Alignment Medicare Advantage HMO
Anthem Pathway HMO
BlueShield Trio Commercial HMO
Cigna Value/Select HMO
UHC Harmony Commercial HMO
Centivo ACO
UHC Commercial HMO
Primary Care First ACO
Clever Care Medicare Advantage HMO
Aetna Whole Health ACO
UHC AARP Medicare Advantage HMO
Boeing MemorialCare Health Alliance ACO
Humana Medicare Advantage HMO