Our pharmacy team includes pharmacists, licensed pharmacy consultants, certified pharmacy technicians, billing experts and experienced medication couriers.
Our goal is to provide both optimal care and unmatched customer service for long-term care communities and their residents. We go beyond delivering medication and providing forms like most long-term care pharmacies – We take the time to get to know your residents and your staff and develop solutions that work best for your community.
Our dedication to providing pharmacy solutions that ensure safety, accuracy and resident satisfaction is what defines our character and inspires us every day.
Ron Belville, Pharm. D. – President, Guardian Pharmacy Services of Southern Ca. LLC, dba Ron’s Pharmacy Services
Ron Belville has served in the pharmaceutical industry for more than 40 years. Before joining the Guardian Pharmacy family, Ron was a pioneer of the California LTC industry as he tirelessly collaborated with other innovative California and national LTC leaders within the American Society for Clinical Pathology along with the LTC Management Council to shape new policies and innovative LTC initiatives for the state. Ron is a California native and a graduate of the University of Southern California Pharmacy School.
Robert A. Smith, RPh – Chief Operating Officer
Robert Smith has been in the long-term care senior management business for more than 25 years. Before joining Ron’s Pharmacy (now part of the Guardian Pharmacy family) in 2015, Smith served as the SVP of Operations for Vitalkink Pharmacy Services, president/COO of Neighborcare and as the COO of Remedi Senior Care. Smith also serves as a charter member of the Long Term Care Pharmacy Alliance and was responsible for piloting/introducing the computerization of pharmacy records to skilled nursing facilities in Pennsylvania in the early 1980’s. Robert Smith is a Pennsylvania native and a graduate of the Duquesne University School of Pharmacy.
Shannon Lew, Pharm D. – Pharmacist-in-Charge
Shannon Lew graduated from USC Pharmacy School in 1990. He has worked in the Long-Term Care pharmacy setting for more than 25 years.
Cary Lew, Pharm D. – Pharmacy Manager
Carry Lew is a graduate and former clinical professor of Nova South Eastern Pharmacy School. During her time as a professor, Cary became board certified, ran a pharmacy residency program and drafted numerous publications. She has also worked as a clinical pharmacist for one of the largest ER departments in South Florida Baptist Hospital.