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Physician assistant excited to offer care in Earlimart


Board-certified physician assistant Letty Echeverria, PA-C, has joined the team at Adventist Health Medical Office – Earlimart.

Echeverria has extensive experience in urgent care and family practice and provides a wide range of treatment for infants and adults. This includes preventative care, infections, hypertension, physicals, asthma, colds, flu and more. She also has additional certification in sports medicine.

Prior to pursuing her physician assistant degree at University of California, Davis, Echeverria was a registered nurse and worked with medical-surgery and oncology patients for seven years. Originally from Ecuador, she previously earned a doctorate in medicine from Central University of Ecuador in Quito.

Echeverria is active in her profession and a member of the California Academy of Physician Assistants, American Association of Physician Assistants and Urgent Care Association of America. Additionally, she is certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistant and has been recognized several times for excellence in patient care.

She and her husband of 30 years live an active lifestyle and enjoy hiking, walking, cooking and laughing with their grandchildren. Echeverria is fluent in English and Spanish and proficient in Portuguese.

She’s welcoming new patients at Adventist Health Medical Office – Earlimart, 398 S. Church St., with a phone number of 661-849-4300.

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Adventist Health is a faith-based, nonprofit integrated health system serving more than 80 communities on the West Coast and Hawaii as well as others across the U.S. through its Blue Zones company, a pioneer in taking a systemic and environmental approach to improving the health of entire cities and communities. Through this work, Adventist Health is leading a 21st century well-being transformation movement. Founded on Seventh-day Adventist heritage and values, Adventist Health provides care in hospitals, clinics, its innovative Adventist Health Hospital@Home program that provides virtual in-patient care at home, home care agencies, hospice agencies and joint-venture retirement centers in both rural and urban communities. Our compassionate and talented team of 37,000 includes associates, medical staff physicians, allied health professionals and volunteers driven in pursuit of one mission: living God's love by inspiring health, wholeness and hope. Together, we are transforming the American healthcare experience with an innovative, yet timeless, whole-person focus on physical, mental, spiritual and social healing to support community well-being.