Samuel J. Tate, M.D. for UC Davis Health

Samuel J. Tate, M.D.

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Emergency Medicine


Emergency Medicine

Locations and Contact

UC Davis Medical Center

Emergency Medicine Department
2315 Stockton Blvd.
Sacramento, CA 95817

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Phone: 916-734-3790


Emergency Medicine

Undergraduate School

B.S., Exercise Biology, UC Davis, Davis CA 2007

Medical School

M.D., UC Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento CA 2013


Emergency Medicine, UC Davis, Sacramento CA 2013-2016


Emergency Medicine Ultrasound Fellow, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento CA 2016-2017

Teacher of the Year Award, MetroHealth/Cleveland Clinic Emergency Medicine Residency Program 2018-2019, 2019

Resident MVP Award, UC Davis Emergency Medicine Residency Program, 2016

Golden Probe Award, UC Davis Emergency Medicine Residency Program, 2016

Outstanding Teaching Award, UC Davis School of Medicine, 2015

Icken L, Sharma EV, Schrock JW, Lally AP, Tate SJ, Tabbut MP, Jones RA. Ultrasound-guided peripheral intravenous access in chronic kidney disease patients. J Vasc Access. 2021 Apr 30:11297298211012212. doi:10.1177/11297298211012212. Epub ahead of print. PMID:33926286.

Tate S, Griem A, Durbin-Johnson B, Watt C, Schaefer S. Marked elevation of B-type natriuretic peptide in patients with heart failure and preserved ejection fraction. J Biomed Res. 2014 Jul;28(4):255-61. doi:10.7555/JBR.28.20140021. Epub 2014 Jun 7. PMID:25050108.

Tate S. Renal and Bladder Evaluation. Lewis RE (ed). Practical Guide to Critical Ultrsound, Volume 2, eBook, Dallas: ACEP. 2018 Oct:83-92. 

Tate SJ, Rose JS. The Infection behind the infection: Distinguishing Periorbital from Orbital Cellultis. Mattu A, Chanmugam AS, Swadron SP, Woolridge DP, Winters ME, Marcucci L (ed). Avoiding Common Errors in the Emergency Department, Second Edition, Lippencott Williams and Wilkins. 2017;8(144):328-330.