Medical Practitioners

 John LaLonde, D.O.

John LaLondeDr. LaLonde has been in private family practice since 2001 and founded Newport Medical and Wellness Center in 2008. He has special interests in preventative medicine and office medical and cosmetic procedures. Dr. LaLonde strives to bring a very focused approach to primary care medicine, while maintaining a family atmosphere. He is consistently rated in the top 5% of physicians by various insurance satisfaction surveys.

Dr. LaLonde graduated with an undergraduate degree in physiology with a minor in chemistry from California State University of Long Beach. He then went on to complete his medical degree from Western University and finish residency training at Downey Regional medical center. Dr. LaLonde is a staff member at Hoag Memorial Hospital Presbyterian in Newport Beach.

Dr. LaLonde is a proud father of two sons. When he is not in the office you may find him coaching his son’s basketball teams, playing golf, cheering for the Lakers or heading to Vegas with his wife Rachna.

Jenn Baltazar, PA-C

Jenn Baltazar

Jenn Baltazar is a Colorado native who has been living in Newport Beach. She holds her undergraduate degree from the University of Colorado at Boulder where she graduated Magna Cum Laude in 2004, and she finished her Masters at Western University of Health Sciences as a certified Family Practice Physician Assistant. She attends multiple cosmetic training seminars on a regular basis to keep up with the latest advances in aesthetics. She served as the statewide student representative elect for The California Academy of PA’s and remains an active member still today.

Currently Jenn’s practice emphasizes on aesthetics (botox, laser therapy, vein injections, acne treatment, and dermal fillers), women’s health, and preventative care. She also has work experience in the field of plastic and reconstructive surgery. Jenn comes from a long line of doctors and nurses in her family and feels honored to care for patients of all ages.

When Jenn is not at the office you can find her doing CrossFit training or at the beach with her husband, their black pug Coal, and son.

Jeannie Bever, MSN, FNP-C


Jeannie Bever is a California native, born and raised in Newport Beach.  She holds an undergraduate degree from UC Santa Barbara and both a bachelor’s and master’s degree in nursing from Cal State Long Beach, where she graduated Magna Cum Laude.  She is a certified Family Nurse Practitioner who specializes in preventative care and aesthetic medicine.  She is currently an active member of the California Association of Nurse Practitioners and the Sigma Theta Tau Nursing Honor’s Society.
Jeannie’s practice emphasizes botox, dermal fillers, aesthetic laser treatments, preventative healthcare, and women’s health.  Her goal is to help patients look and feel their best by providing personalized medical care and taking time to listen to her patient’s needs.
When Jeannie is not in the office, you will find her spending time with friends and family and enjoying the beautiful weather that Southern California has to offer.

Nick Huey, PA

Nick Huey, PA | Newport Medical & Wellness

Nick Huey is a Southern California local, raised in Huntington Beach. He graduated from California State University, Long Beach with a Bachelors in Exercise Science and a Minor in Health Science. Later, he received his Masters of Science in Physician Assistant Studies from Western University of Health Sciences in Pomona.

Nick has been passionate about sports, health and fitness throughout his life. He continues to stay active and healthy by running, regularly attending the gym and surfing. His practice is focused on preventative healthcare with an emphasis in restorative medicine and sports injuries. His main goal is to improve patients’ quality of life through a conservative approach in order to develop optimal health and improved overall well-being.