Emmanuel Alberto Zamora, Psy.D. for UC Davis Health

Emmanuel Alberto Zamora, Psy.D.

Training Director, Neuropsychology and Health Psychology Training Program, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation


Health Psychologist

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




Health Psychology

Locations and Contact

UC Davis Medical Center - Cypress Building

UC Davis Medical Center - Cypress Building
2221 Stockton Blvd.
Sacramento, CA 95817

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UC Davis Medical Group - Point West

UC Davis Medical Group - Point West
1535 River Park Drive
Sacramento, CA 95815

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Additional Numbers

Clinic Phone


Clinic Phone


Physician Referrals

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

Philosophy of Care

I approach patient care collaboratively and respectfully. My focus is improving your health from a behavioral perspective and to better understand barriers to health improvement. I do my best to make patients feel safe in sharing any challenges in order to make a reasonable plan for their care. 

Clinical Interests

Dr. Emmanuel Zamora is a licensed clinical psychologist who offers neuropsychological and bariatric pre-surgical evaluations, as well as brief psychotherapy. He evaluates patients for a number of neurocognitive disorders. Dr. Zamora’s professional interests include reducing health disparities, brief psychodynamic therapy, and Spanish language psychological assessment. He is a former adjunct clinical faculty member at the Wright Institute. He has experience in neuropsychological and personality assessment, forensics, adult psychotherapy, and child and family psychotherapy.

Research/Academic Interests

Dr. Zamora's research interests include Spanish language neuropsychological assessment, the impact of weight loss on cognition, diversity issues in psychology, and the integration of physical health with emotional wellbeing. He also has an interest in therapeutic approaches in brief or time-limited programs, such as bariatrics.


Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Undergraduate School

B.A., Psychology, Sonoma State University, Rohnert Park CA 2006

Other School

Psy.D., Clinical Psychology, The Wright Institute, Berkeley CA 2014

Other School

M.A., Clinical Psychology, The Wright Institute, Berkeley CA 2011


Child Psychology and Assessment, WestCoast Children's Clinic, Oakland CA 2012-2013


Child Psychology and Assessment, WestCoast Children's Clinic, Oakland CA 2014-2015

Richard Alan Smith Scholar’s Award, The Wright Institute, 2014

Exemplary Clinical Competency, The Wright Institute, 2011

Zamora EA. Effects of a multiracial identity intervention on perceived cultural competence and attitudes toward professional psychological help. Dissertation Abstracts International: Section B: The Sciences and Engineering. 2014;75:580512.

Ramezani A, Zamora EA, Ramezani A, Montero MS. Neuropsychological Evaluation of the Iranian-American, Persian (Farsi) Speaking Individual: Clinical and Forensic Considerations. Irani F (Ed). Cultural Diversity in Neuropsychological Assessment: Developing Understanding through Global Case Studies, Routledge. 2022:566-581.

Lew ST, DeMartini JM, Zamora EA, Ramezani A. Psychopharmacology and Integrative Health: Combined Treatment of Psychiatric and Neurocognitive Conditions. Luu B, Kayingo G, Hass VM (Eds). Advanced Pharmacology for Prescribers, Springer Publishing Company. 2021:513-531.