Reihaneh Forghany, M.D.

Assistant Clinical Professor

To see if Reihaneh Forghany is accepting new patients, or for assistance finding a UC Davis doctor, please call 800-2-UCDAVIS (800-282-3284).




Locations and Contact

4150 V St.
Sacramento, CA 95817

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Additional Numbers

Clinic Fax


Physician Referrals

800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)

Philosophy of Care

I believe that every patient should be treated like your own family member, with respect and compassion.

Clinical Interests

Dr. Forghany is an anesthesiologist providing care to a diverse patient population with complex medical conditions. She has a special interest in quality improvement and advocacy.


General Anesthesiology

Undergraduate School

B.A., UC Berkeley, Berkeley CA 2011

Medical School

M.D., UC Davis, Sacramento CA 2016


Internal Medicine, UC Davis, Sacramento CA 2016-2017


Anesthesiology, UC Davis, Sacramento CA 2017-2020

High Value Care Award, 2nd prize, UC Davis, 2021

Outstanding Ca3 of the Year Award, UC Davis, 2020

Simply the Best Honor by PACU nurses, UC Davis, 2019

Outstanding Ca2 of the Year Award, UC Davis, 2019

Practice Management Emerging Leaders Scholarship, UC Davis, 2019

Outstanding Ca1 of the Year Award, UC Davis, 2018

Outstanding Medical Student in Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, UC Davis, 2016

Walter Rohrer Endowed Scholarship, UC Davis, 2015

William & JoAnn McGowan Endowed Award, UC Davis, 2015

Clerkship Honors: Psychiatry Clerkship Honors, Internal Medicine Clerkship Honors, Surgical Clerkship Honors,

Pre-Clinical Excellence Award, UC Davis, 2013

Medical Student Research Fellowship Appreciation Award, UC Davis, 2013

North Valley Health Education Foundation Scholarship, UC Davis, 2013

William D. James Foundation Scholarship, UC Davis, 2012

Medical School Letters of Distinction: Developmental, Gross and Radiographic Anatomy, Medical Neuroanatomy, Clinical Neurosciences, General Pathology, Principles of Pharmacology, Systemic Pathology,

University Medal Award Nominee, UC Berkeley, 2011

Leadership Alumni Scholarship, UC Berkeley 2009, 2010

Dean's Honor List, UC Berkeley, 2009

Weir RK, Forghany R, Smith SE, Patterson PH, McAllister AK, Schumann CM, Bauman MD. Preliminary evidence of neuropathology in nonhuman primates prenatally exposed to maternal immune activation. Brain Behav Immun. 2015 Aug;48:139-46. doi:10.1016/j.bbi.2015.03.009. Epub 2015 Mar 24. PMID:25816799.