Neighborhood Healthcare opens new center on East Valley Parkway in Escondido

North County EscondidoNeighborhood Healthcare’s new location at 488 East Valley Parkway. Photo credit: nhcare.org/

Neighborhood Healthcare, a regional federally qualified health center, will open its newest Escondido location Tuesday.

Located at 488 East Valley Parkway, the fully staffed facility includes 11 primary care, podiatry, chiropractic and behavioral health exam rooms.

A grand opening will take place on Tuesday at 4 p.m. in front of the new location.

“Escondido is where we started more than 50 years ago and we are proud to expand our services in this area,” said Dr. Rakesh Patel, CEO of the company. “We believe that a healthy community is a prosperous one. This new facility is an example of our long-standing commitment to providing individuals and families in Escondido with quality, compassionate, whole-person care for all, regardless of circumstance.”

The downtown Escondido facility will operate weekdays from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m

In addition to its Escondido locations, which include locations on Elm Street and Grand Avenue, Neighborhood Healthcare also has a local presence in El Cajon.