Wetona Suzanne Eidson-Ton, M.D., M.S. for UC Davis Health

Wetona Suzanne Eidson-Ton, M.D., M.S.

Health Sciences Clinical Professor

Wetona Suzanne Eidson-Ton is not currently accepting new patients. For assistance finding a UC Davis doctor, please call 800-2-UCDAVIS (800-282-3284).



Family and Community Medicine

Locations and Contact

Lawrence J. Ellison Ambulatory Care Center

Lawrence J. Ellison Ambulatory Care Center
4860 Y St.
Sacramento, CA 95817

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Phone: 916-734-3630

Additional Numbers

Physician Referrals

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

Philosophy of Care

Dr. Eidson-Ton's philosophy of care includes patient-centered and family-centered care with an emphasis on meeting people where they are in their goals for their health, employing a harm-reduction philosophy whenever possible.

Clinical Interests

Dr. Eidson-Ton practices full-spectrum family medicine, with an emphasis on family-centered pregnancy care, newborn care, adolescent medicine and sexual and reproductive health issues, as well as care for those identifying as LGBTQIA+.

Research/Academic Interests

Dr. Eidson-Ton's scholarly interests include rural medical education, family medicine obstetric training, and health equity, diversity and inclusion in medical education and primary care practice.


Family and Community Medicine

Center/Program Affiliation

Women's Center for Health

Undergraduate School

B.S., Biology & Relision, Duke University, Durham NC 1993

Medical School

M.D., UC San Francisco School of Medicine, San Francisco CA 1998

Other School

M.S., Health and Medical Sciences, UC Berkeley, Berkeley CA 1996


Family and Community Medicine & Obstetrics, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento CA 1998-1999


Family and Community Medicine & Obstetrics, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento CA 1999-2002


Family and Community Medicine/Faculty Development, UC San Francisco Medical Center, San Francisco CA 2002-2003

Academic Federation Award for Excellence in Graduate Teaching and Mentoring, UC Davis, 2019

Family Medicine Residency Achievement Award for ALSO (Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics) Course Leadership, UC Davis Family Medicine Residency Network, 2017

Chancellor’s Achievement Award for Diversity and Community, UC Davis, 2014

Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society, elected by UC Davis chapter as a Faculty Inductee, 2013

Dean’s Team Award for Excellence in Education as Director for Rural PRIME, one of the Underserved Community Leadership Pathway programs, UC Davis School of Medicine, 2012

Roskos SE, Barreto TW, Phillips JP, King VJ, Eidson-Ton WS, Eden AR. Maternity Care Tracks at US Family Medicine Residency Programs. Fam Med. 2021 Nov;53(10):857-863. doi:10.22454/FamMed.2021.237852. PMID:34780652.

Eidson-Ton WS, Ton H, Solis B, Joad J. Cultural Competency Issues in Pediatrics. Berkowitz C (ed). Berkowitz’s Pediatrics: A Primary Care Approach, 6th Edition, American Academy of Pediatrics. 2021. doi:10.1542/9781610023733-8.

Byyny RL, Martinez D, Cleary L, Ballard B, Barth BE, Christensen S, Eidson-Ton W, Estevez-Ordonez D, Fuhrer J, Kinzie JM, Lee AL, Lynch C, Pfeil S, Schoenbaum E. Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society: A Commitment to Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, and Service in the Profession of Medicine. Acad Med. 2020 May;95(5):670-673. doi:10.1097/ACM.0000000000003088. PMID:31764080.

Magee SR, Eidson-Ton WS, Leeman L, Tuggy M, Kim TO, Nothnagle M, Breuner J, Loafman M. Family Medicine Maternity Care Call to Action: Moving Toward National Standards for Training and Competency Assessment. Fam Med. 2017 Mar;49(3):211-217. PMID:28346623.

Eidson-Ton WS, Rainwater J, Hilty D, Henderson S, Hancock C, Nation CL, Nesbitt T. Training Medical Students for Rural, Underserved Areas: A Rural Medical Education Program in California. J Health Care Poor Underserved. 2016;27(4):1674-1688. doi:10.1353/hpu.2016.0155. PMID:27818431.

Chen HC, ten Cate O, O'Sullivan P, Boscardin C, Eidson-Ton WS, Basaviah P, Woehrle T, Teherani A. Students' goal orientations, perceptions of early clinical experiences and learning outcomes. Med Educ. 2016 Feb;50(2):203-13. doi:10.1111/medu.12885. PMID:26812999.

Ton H, Eidson-Ton WS, Iosif AM, Sitkin N, Henderson S, Callahan EJ. Using a Retreat to Develop a 4-Year Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Curriculum. Acad Psychiatry. 2016 Oct;40(5):796-801. doi:10.1007/s40596-015-0474-y. Epub 2016 Jan 12. PMID:26758739.

Callahan EJ, Sitkin N, Ton H, Eidson-Ton WS, Weckstein J, Latimore D. Introducing sexual orientation and gender identity into the electronic health record: one academic health center's experience. Acad Med. 2015 Feb;90(2):154-60. doi:10.1097/ACM.0000000000000467. PMID:25162618.

Eidson-Ton WS. Health Care of the Adolescent. Paulman P, Taylor RB, Paulman A, Nasir L (Eds). Family Medicine: Principles and Practice, 8th Edition, Springer, New York. 2022 Jan:303-311.

Eidson-Ton WS. Family Medicine 30: 27-year-old woman- labor and delivery. ACQUIFER Family Medicine: a case-based virtual course. Institute for Innovative Technology in Medical Education, Lebanon NH. 2018. Available from: https://www.aquifer.org/courses/aquifer-family-medicine/