Dr. Lester E. Love

Dr. Lester E. Love

Dr. Lester E. Love is the Medical Director for HHSA’s Mental Health Branch. Born and raised in Chicago, Illinois, Dr. Love attended undergraduate school at the University of Chicago, where he was a molecular and theoretical biology major. Dr. Love graduated from medical school at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), and then completed seven years of residency in both family practice and psychiatry at UCSF.

Currently, Dr. Love also serves as Core Faculty and Director of the Psychiatric Outpatient Residency Training Program at Kaweah Delta Health Care District. In addition, he is Core Faculty at the Kaweah Delta Health Care District Family Practice Residency Program.


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Coronavirus

Coronavirus

With all the ongoing coverage of the 2019 novel Coronavirus (n-CoV), Tulare County Health & Human Services Agency’s Public Health Branch feels it is a good time to provide helpful reminders on steps to prevent illness and advise that the immediate health risk to the general public in the United States remains low.

2020 Walk with a Doc Program

2020 Walk with a Doc Program

Walk with a Doc is a free community outreach program, which strives to encourage healthy physical activity in people of all ages. Each month a different health topic will be covered.  

Wash Your Hands Often to Stay Healthy

Wash Your Hands Often to Stay Healthy

Handwashing is one of the best ways to protect yourself and your family from getting sick. Learn when and how you should wash your hands to stay healthy.