Welcome to UC Davis Medical Center. We’re a nationally recognized academic medical center offering primary care for all ages, specialty care in 150 fields, and the latest treatment options and expertise for the most complex health conditions. Some highlights about us:

  • Nationally ranked in multiple specialties
  • Rated Sacramento’s top hospital
  • Home of nationally ranked children’s hospital
  • One of “Most Wired” U.S. hospitals
  • Top honors for nursing excellence
  • Patient-centered primary care model

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Checkup on Health

Health tip: Early Detection of Breast Cancer

Group of women wearing pink to support the breast cancer awareness movement

Breast cancer is the most common type of cancer among women in the United States and is second only to lung cancer as a cause of cancer death in American women.

An estimated 234,190 new cases of invasive breast cancer are diagnosed each year. Over the past several years, however, deaths from breast cancer have decreased a little bit every year as cancer prevention, detection and treatment options have improved. Learn more »