Top doctors providing top care

A list of Sacramento Magazine's Top Doctors for 2019

An impressive number of UC Davis Health physicians — 219 in all — were listed among the Sacramento region's best doctors in the December 2019 issue of Sacramento Magazine. We're honored so many of our own have earned the admiration of their peers and patients.

The list demonstrates UC Davis Health’s across-the-board, world-class care as physicians from more than 60 specialty areas, including 16 pediatric subspecialties, were recognized.

Best doctors in adult medicine

Addiction Medicine

Alicia Agnoli
Martin Leamon

Adolescent Medicine

Laura Kester

Allergy and Immunology

Victoria Dimitriades
M. Eric Gershwin
Rosemary Hallett
Suzanne Teuber

Anesthesiology

Richard Applegate
Rajvinder Dhamrait
Kenneth Furukawa
Thomas Hughes
Niroop Ravula
David Wolf
Aubrey Yao

Breast Surgery

Richard Bold
Candice Sauder

Cardiac Surgery

Paul Perry
Gary Raff
Amy Rahm
Victor Rodriguez
J. Nilas Young

Cardiology

Reginald Low
Jason Rogers
Thomas Smith
Jeffrey Southard
Garrett Wong

Colon and Rectal Surgery

Wissam Halabi

Critical Care Medicine and Pulmonary Disease

Jason Adams
Timothy Albertson
Hugh Black
Brian Morrissey
Christian Sebat

Dermatology

Smita Awasthi
Sam Hwang
Marc Silverstein
Danielle Tartar

Ear, Nose and Throat

Peter Belafsky
Arnaud Bewley
Hilary Brodie
Gregory Farwell
Jamie Funamura
Maggie Kuhn
Craig Senders
Toby Steele
Travis Tollefson

Emergency Medicine

Emily Andrada
Nathan Kuppermann
Samuel Turnipseed

Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Stephanie Crossen
Sidika Karakas
Pamela Prescott
Alison Semrad
Dana Sheely

Family Medicine

Alicia Agnoli
Anthony Jerant
Sarah Marshall

Gastroenterology

Amar Al-Juburi
Christopher Bowlus
Jesse Stondell
Shiro Urayama
Anastasia Waechter

General Surgery

John Anderson
Sepideh Gholami

Genetics

Kristin Herman
Madelena Martin
Katherine Rauen
Suma Shankar

Geriatric Medicine

Calvin Hirsch
Huey Lin

Gynecologic Oncology

Rebecca Brooks
Vanessa Kennedy
Gary Leiserowitz
Rachel Ruskin

Hand Surgery

Robert Allen
Christopher Bayne
Chetan Irwin
Clifford Pereira
Robert Szabo

Hematology and Oncology

Helen Chew
Scott Christensen
Brian Jonas
Anjlee Mahajan
Jonathan Riess
Joseph Tuscano
Theodore Wun

Hospice and Palliative Medicine

Nathan Fairman
John Macmillan

Infectious Disease

Stuart Cohen
George Thompson

Internal Medicine

Craig Keenan
Kathryn Newell

Maternal and Fetal Medicine

Nina Boe
Nancy Field
Herman Hedriana
Amelia McLennan
Veronique Tache

Neonatal and Perinatal Medicine

Kristin Hoffman
Satyan Lakshminrusimha
Francis Poulain
Catherine Rottkamp
Mark Underwood

Nephrology

Shubha Ananthakrishnan
Burl Don

Neurology

Marc Lenaerts
Vicki Wheelock

Neurosurgery

Fady Girgis
Griffith Harsh
Kee Kim
Kiarash Shahlaie
Marike Zwienenberg
Nuclear Medicine Cameron Foster

Obstetrics and Gynecology

Jocylen Glassberg
Melody Hou
Bahareh Nejad
Clara Paik
Debra Wright

Ophthalmology

James Brandt
Nandini Gandhi
Jennifer Li
Mark Mannis

Orthopedic Surgery

Jonathan Eastman
Eric Klineberg
Mark Lee
Holly Leshikar
Richard Marder
R. Lor Randall

Pain Medicine

David Copenhaver
Scott Fishman
Gagan Mahajan

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Loren Davidson
Maya Evans
Craig McDonald

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Lee Pu
Michael Wong

Psychiatry

Nathan Fairman
Lorin Scher
Paula Wadell

Radiation Oncology

Megan Daly
Ruben Fragoso
Arta Monjazeb
Shyam Rao

Radiology

Jennifer Chang
Matthew Bobinski

Rheumatology

Gurtej Cheema
Sleep Medicine

 

Matthew Chow
Kimberly Hardin
Jamal Mujaddid Mohammed

Sports Medicine

Kevin Burnham
Brian Davis
Marcia Faustin
Julie Ingwerson
Richard Marder
Jeffrey Tanji
Brandee Waite

Thoracic Surgery

Lisa Brown
David Cooke

Urology

Marc Dall'Era
Christopher Evans

Vascular Surgery

Misty Humphries
Matthew Mell
Victor Rodriguez

Best doctors in pediatric medicine

Cardiology

Jonathan Dayan
Frank Ing
Jeanny Park
Andrew Pelech
Sherzana Sunderji
Jay Yeh

Critical Care Medicine

Sara Aghamohammadi
Constantine Dimitriades
John Holcroft
James Marcin
Stephanie Mateev
Theresa Murdock-Vlautin
JoAnne Natale
Jennifer Plant
Viyeka Sethi
Jessica Signoff

Dermatology

Smita Awasthi

Endocrinology

Stephanie Crossen
Abigail Fruzza
Nicole Glaser
Lindsey Loomba-Albrecht
Dennis Styne

Gastroenterology

Arthur de Lorimier
Kelly Haas
Sunpreet Kaur
Daphne Say
Trinh Truong

Hematology and Oncology

Elysia Alvarez
Jong Chung
Jonathan Ducore
Marcio Malogolowkin
Anjali Pawar

Infectious Disease

Dean Blumberg
Ritu Cheema
Natasha Nakra
Elizabeth Partridge

Nephrology

Lavjay Butani
Maha Haddad
Arundhati Kale
Stephanie Nguyen

Neurology

William Benko
Celia Chang
Trishna Kantamneni
Shannon Liang

Neurosurgery

Marike Zwienenberg

Psychiatry

Anne McBride

Pulmonology

Sanjay Jhawar
Rory Kamerman-Kretzmer
Kiran Nandalike

Sleep Medicine

Sanjay Jhawar
Kiran Nandalike

Surgery

Erin Brown
Diana Farmer
Jacob Stephenson

Urology

Eric Kurzrock
Jennifer Yang

Pediatrics (General)

Robert Byrd
Eric Crossen
Albina Gogo