Former Rancho Santa Fe resident Amy Russo Magnuson, M.D., is now a family medicine specialist at Scripps Coastal Medical Center Vista. Dr. Magnuson provides comprehensive primary care for the entire family, focusing on prevention, with special interests in women’s health, adolescent heath, and chronic disease management. “I love seeing patients of all ages,” she said. “Variety is why I chose family medicine.” Dr. Magnuson grew up in Rancho Santa Fe and graduated from Torrey Pines High School. She earned her medical degree at Ross University School of Medicine and completed her residency at Phoenix Baptist Hospital in Arizona. She is board-certified in family medicine by the American Board of Family Medicine.

Scripps Coastal Medical Center Vista provides primary and urgent care to communities in North County, including Carlsbad, San Elijo, San Marcos, Oceanside, and Vista. Learn more at