Health Services


Welcome to the California Medical Detachment, at Presidio of Monterey

As a premiere health care organization in the Department of Defense, our focus is to provide you world-class medical care in a healing environment that promotes better outcomes for our patients. Our commitment to provide patient- and family-centered care in a Culture of Excellence is unwavering. We are certain you will experience that commitment firsthand while visiting our facility to receive care. Please use this portion of our website to see the types of services we offer.

CAL MED has approximately 9,000 enrolled patients and supports the Defense Language Institute Foreign Language Center, U.S. Army Garrison Presidio of Monterey, the Naval Postgraduate School, Naval Support Activity Monterey, the Fleet Numerical Meteorology and Oceanography Center, and U.S. Coast Guard Station Monterey.

CAL MED also operates the Maj. Gen. William H. Gourley VA-DoD Outpatient Clinic in Marina, Calif., which opened in June 2017. The clinic replaced the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System's existing clinic to meet the growing health care need for veterans in the region. It is only the second fully integrated VA-DoD facility in the nation.


Contact Us


Appointment Line


Preventive Medicine

Occupational Health

United Health Care Military & Veterans


Navy Medical Administrative Visit

Nurse Advice Line
800-TRICARE (874-2273), Option 1

Exceptional Family Member Program


Monday - Friday
7 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Closed on weekends, holidays, and Thursdays after 2 p.m.

Sick Call
229th Military Intelligence Battalion
Monday - Friday
Students: 5 a.m.
All others: 6 a.m.
Building 630

Air Force Sick Call
Monday - Friday
6:30 a.m.
Building 830


California Medical Detachment
473 Cabrillo St., Building 422
Monterey, CA 93944

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