About Us

About A & O Specialty Compounding

California’s Premier Compounding Pharmacy

A&O Specialty Compounding is an independent compounding pharmacy that was founded in 1980 in Salinas, California. As a professional compounding pharmacy, we can provide medicines tailored to the patient’s specific needs and prepared to the prescriber’s exact specifications. We utilize only the finest quality chemicals from FDA approved facilities and state of the art equipment to prepare our patient’s compounded medications. We constantly research the causes of illness and strive to provide the most appropriate medication formulations to help our patients and their practitioners achieve their unique health goals. In addition to our extensive compounding services, we also offer a full and complete line of supplements. Many of these supplements can be purchased in the pharmacy or through our online store. To see our full selection of supplements, come stop by the pharmacy!

Meet Our Pharmacy Staff

David Smith, PharmD

Pharmacist in Charge

University of Pacific School of Pharmacy

Mariam Elaiwa, RPH

Director of Pharmacy Operations

School of Pharmacy, Ain Shams University

Serena Smith, PharmD


USC School of Pharmacy