James Michael Saxton, M.D.

Associate Physician Diplomate

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



Pediatrics General



Locations and Contact

2315 Stockton Blvd.
Sacramento, CA 95817

Get Directions

Additional Numbers

Clinic Phone


Physician Referrals

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

Clinical Interests

Dr. Saxton is a Board-Eligible Pediatric Hospitalist with over 10 years of experience caring for hospitalized children. As a Hospitalist he is specialized in caring for a wide range of pediatric issues ranging from asthma to zygomycosis. As an Academic Pediatrician his interests include training junior physicians to become outstanding clinicians and exploring quality improvement initiatives to improve care delivery as a whole.


Pediatric Hospital Medicine

Center/Program Affiliation

UC Davis Children's Hospital

Undergraduate School

B.S., UC San Diego, San Diego CA 2006

Medical School

M.D., University of Southern California-Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles CA 2011


Pediatrics, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento CA 2011-2012


Pediatrics, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento CA 2012-2014

Best Awards, UC Davis Health, 2020

Certificate of Appreciation, UC Davis Pediatric Residency, 2016

Golden Diaper Award, UCD PHM Group, 2016

MacKenzie Primary Care Scholarship, 2009

Walker Community Service Scholarship, 2008

Election to Phi Beta Kappa, 2006