Our Physicians

Dr. Kash Nair

Dr. Kash Nair grew up in Malaysia and Singapore.  He completed his undergraduate studies at the University of Toronto, Canada and was the first foreign medical student to graduate from the University of Saskatchewan, Canada.  His post graduate training in primary care was at McGill University.  He then did an internship in General Surgery at Waterbury Hospital-Yale School of Medicine, and then transferred to Loma Linda University Medical Center, a level 1 trauma center.  Since 2009, he has been working as an urgent care physician, and he has been a staff physician at Newport Urgent Care since 2010.  Dr. Nair moved to Orange County in 2011, where he plays soccer and enjoys oil and acrylic painting, playing guitar, and writing short stories.  He is a member of Toastmasters and Doctors without Borders, and recently founded a non-profit organization that helps orphaned children in Mexico.

Dr. Denny Kim

urgent care physician dr. kimDr. Denny Kim grew up in Cerritos California and completed medical training at AT Still University of Health Sciences in Kirksville Missouri. He then went on to serve his country as a United States Naval Medical Officer. He completed training at the Naval Aerospace Medical Institute and served four years as a Naval Flight Surgeon. Afterwards, Dr. Kim completed his Family Medicine Residency at Downey Regional Medical Center in Southern California. Since then, he has worked for various private and government agencies such as Comp Health, Healthcare Partners, Kaiser Permanente, Veterans Affairs Department, and the Department of Defense. During his free time, Dr. Kim enjoys Crossfit, film, barbequing, and traveling.

Dr. Joseph DeSanto

Dr. Joseph DeSanto has been practicing Urgent Care since 1996 and has been named one of Pasadena’s Top Doctors 3 years in a row. He received his medical degree from S.U.N.Y Downstate Medical School in Brooklyn, NY, where he was born and raised. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Cedars Sinai Medical Center in Beverly Hills, California. He recently moved to Orange County and presently resides in Newport Beach. His hobbies include skiing, scuba diving, tennis, and Tango.

Dr.ReyDr. Jeff Rey

Dr. Rey has been practicing Emergency medicine since 1982, and Urgent Care since 2009.  He is Board Certified in both Emergency Medice & Family Medicine, and he attended the Univerity of Rome, Faculty of Medicine & Surgery, Rome, Italy.  He has training in Shotokan Karate-do, and he enjoys most outdoor activities, including alpine skiing, surfing, scuba diving, underwater photography & videography, travel, hiking, and mountain biking.

urgent care physician Dr. Ali Miramadi

Dr. Miremadi completed his residency in Family Medicine at UC San Francisco/Fresno in 2003. He attended St. George’s University School of Medicine after receiving a Bachelor’s Degree in Biology from CSUF. He has worked as a full-time physician at Newport Urgent Care since March 2005.

Open 7 Days a Week


Mon-Fri: 8am - 9pm

Sat & Sun: 8am - 8pm

No Appointment Necessary

Walk-Ins Welcome!

1000 Bristol St N., Ste.1B

Newport Beach, CA 92660

(next to Coco's in Plaza Newport)