Sylmar Medical Center

Our Doctors

Our medical staff is dedicated to provide you with excellent medical care in caring and respectful manner.

Robert N. Titcher, MD – Internal Medicine

Robert Titcher, MD is specialized in internal Medicine (the specialty of adult diseases). He graduated from Universidad Autonoma de Guadalajara. He completed a Fifth Pathway Program at LAC-USC Medical Centers and his internship and residency at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. Dr. Titcher is one of the lead physicians and founders of the new Sylmar Medical Center. He has held the position of Providence Holy Cross Medical Center Chief of Staff twice. Dr. Titcher’s dedication and commitment to provide excellent care to his patients has resulted in the love, appreciation, and loyalty continuously shown by his patients. He is married with 3 children and 2 grandchildren. He enjoys sports and music, and a good sense of humor. In addition to English, Dr. Titcher speaks Spanish and Hebrew.

Basem Fanous, MD – Internal Medicine

Basem Fanous, MD, is board certified in internal medicine. Dr. Fanous earned his medical degree Tanta University Faculty of Medicine in Egypt. He completed his internship and residency at Charles R. Drew Medical Center in Los Angeles. Dr. Fanous is one of the lead physicians and founders of the new Sylmar Medical Center. Dr. Fanous believes that a healthy life starts with solid preventive healthcare. His caring, thoroughness, and knowledge qualify him to render an excellent care to his patients. He is married with 3 children. When not seeing patients at the office, Dr. Fanous enjoys listening to music, photography, traveling, and spending time with his family. In addition to English, Dr. Fanous speaks Medical Spanish.

Ted D. Darden, MD – Family Medicine

Ted Douglas Darden, MD, is board certified in family medicine. He earned his medical degree from Medical College of Ohio in Toledo, and completed his residency at Northridge Hospital Medical Center in California. While in middle school, the young Ted witnessed firsthand his mother's battle with Lou Gehrig's disease, medically known as amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. Her many years of suffering with this debilitating disease motivated him to become a physician. Dr. Darden is especially proud of being at the top of his class in high school and college. In his spare time, he spends time with his family. He also enjoys surfing the Internet.

Hours: Mon-Fri: 8am-6pm Sat: 9am-12pm