Emil Avanes, MD
- Duke University
- Chicago Medical School
Dr. Emil Avanes, MD is a primary care physician at Harmony Health in Glendale, California. He promised himself he would practice primary care medicine in his hometown long before he ever attended medical school.
After completing his training, Dr. Avanes sought out employment that would allow him to connect with patients in a meaningful way. Seeing few opportunities to achieve that goal in the complex world of modern medicine, he set out to create the ideal healthcare practice. After many hours of planning and designing that vision, he named it Harmony Health.
Dr. Avanes completed an undergraduate degree at Duke University and studied at Chicago Medical School. He completed his residency training at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center. He’s a diplomate of the American Board of Internal Medicine and the Los Angeles County Medical Association District 2 president.
As an active member of the community, he is also a committee member of the Glendale Community College Health Advisory and the Glendale Adventist Medical Center HIM/UM. He is affiliated with local hospitals, including Glendale Adventist Medical Center, Glendale Memorial Hospital and Health Center, and USC Verdugo Hills Hospital.
Dr. Avanes is passionate about connecting with patients in a genuine, caring manner. He is proud to serve the men and women of Glendale and enrich the community by helping individuals get well and stay well.