Kendra Hutchinson, M.D. for UC Davis Health

Kendra Hutchinson, M.D.

Professor of Medicine

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



Breast Cancer

Hospice and Palliative Medicine




Internal Medicine

Locations and Contact

UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center

UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center
2279 45th Street
Sacramento, CA 95817

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Phone: 916-734-5959

Additional Numbers

Clinic Fax


Clinic Referral Phone


Physician Referrals

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

Philosophy of Care

Dr. Hutchinson believes that exceptional care requires an interdisciplinary approach combining the efforts of medical oncologists, surgeons, and radiation oncologists. She teaches her patients about their disease so that they can make decisions about their care that best matches their goals.

Clinical Interests

Kendra Hutchinson's clinical interests include breast cancer and hospice/palliative medicine. Her practice is focused on breast cancer as hospice/palliative care. 


Hematology and Oncology

Center/Program Affiliation

UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center

Undergraduate School

B.A., Middlebury College, Middlebury VT 1991

Medical School

M.D., University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington VT 1995


Internal Medicine, University of Wisconsin, Madison WI 1995-1998


Hematology/Oncology, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento CA 1998-2001

North Valley Hero Award Certificate of Excellence. Kaiser Permanente, 2003

Nominee for “Physician of the Year”, U.C. Davis Dept. of Nursing, 2000

University of Vermont College of Medicine, Medical Alumni Award for outstanding proficiency in Internal Medicine, 1995

For a comprehensive list of Dr. Hutchinson's publications, please click here (opens new window).

Hutchinson K, Kopko PM, Muto KN, Tuscano J, O'Donnell RT, Holland PV, Richman C, Paglieroni TG, Wun T. Early diagnosis and successful treatment of a patient with transfusion-associated GVHD with autologous peripheral blood progenitor cell transplantation. Transfusion. 2002 Dec;42(12):1567-72. doi:10.1046/j.1537-2995.2002.00253.x. PMID:12473136.

Hutchinson K, Hafeez F, Woods TD, Chopra PS, Warner TF, Levine RL, Kamp TJ. Recurrent ischemic strokes in a patient with Medtronic-Hall prosthetic aortic valve and valve strands. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 1998 Jul;11(7):755-7. doi:10.1053/je.1998.v11.a91045. PMID:9692533.