Ruth A. Sorotzkin, M.D., is a native of Southern California. She received her BA in Human Biology at Stanford University, her M.D. at the UCLA School of Medicine and did her residency in Family Medicine at Santa Monica Hospital. She is certified by the American Board of Family Practice and has been practicing medicine in Santa Monica since 1992.

Dr. Sorotzkin has a strong interest in wellness and preventative health and believes that all patients need to be active participants in their overall physical, mental and emotional wellbeing. She particularly enjoys the long standing relationships she has built with many of her patients over the years.

She is an active sports enthusiast and loves hiking in the Santa Monica Mountains, pilates and yoga as well as well as adventure travel with her husband and 3 adult children.

Medical School
  • UCLA Geffen School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA
  • Santa Monica-UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica, CA
  • Santa Monica-UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica, CA
  • English
  • Spanish


The Doctors of Saint John's (MDSJ)
1811 Wilshire Boulevard
Suite 201
Santa Monica, CA 90403
(310) 566-6330
(310) 566-6320


  • Family Medicine (Board Certified)
Clinical Interests
  • Women's Health
  • Primary Care Physician
  • Annual Physical Examination
  • Woman Wellness Check Ups
  • Nutrition
  • Preventative Medicine


Insurances Accepted
  • Aetna HMO Plan
  • Aetna Medicare Adv PPO
  • Aetna PPO/POS/EPO
  • Anthem Blue Cross Calif. Care HMO
  • Anthem Blue Cross PPO/POS/EPO
  • Blue Shield Access + HMO Plan
  • Blue Shield HMO Plan
  • Blue Shield HMO Plus POS
  • Blue Shield PPO/POS/EPO
  • Cigna HMO Plan
  • Cigna PPO/POS/EPO
  • Coventry Integrated Network PPO
  • Covered CA Blue Shield PPO/EPO
  • Covered CA Health Net PPO
  • Health Net HMO
  • Health Net PPO/EPO/POS
  • Interplan PPO/ EPO
  • Medicare
  • Medi-Medi (Medicare-Medi-Cal)
  • MultiPlan LTD PPO
  • Oscar Health Plan EPO
  • Scan Senior Health Plan HMO
  • United Healthcare HMO Plan
  • United Healthcare PPO
Insurance Medical Groups
  • Saint John's Health Clinic

Medical Groups

Affiliated Medical Groups
  • Doctors of Saint John's