Cheryl Vance, M.D.

Cheryl W. Vance, M.D.


Emergency Medicine




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UC Davis Children's Hospital

2315 Stockton Blvd.
Sacramento, CA 95817
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Physician Referrals: 800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)

Clinical Interests

Cheryl W. Vance's specialty lies in the emergent care of pediatric, medical and trauma cases, including asthma, seizures, resuscitation, and blunt abdominal, cervical spine and head injuries. In addition to performing patient care, Vance teaches staff and medical students about pediatric emergencies. Her current research interests include CT evaluation of pediatric head trauma and cervical spine injuries. Her snow skiing and rock climbing activities and her knowledge of the risks they present allow her to personalize care for those suffering from traumatic situations.


Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Emergency Medicine

Center/Program Affiliation

UC Davis Children's Hospital


M.D., University of Mississippi School of Medicine, Jackson, Mississippi, 1985

B.S., Pacific Union College, Angwin, California, 1978


Children?s Hospital of Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, 1985-89


Children?s Hospital of Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, 1989-91

Board Certifications

American Board of Pediatrics, 1992

American Board of Pediatrics, Pediatric Emergency Medicine, 1989

Professional Memberships

Ambulatory Pediatric Association

American Academy of Pediatrics

American Academy of Pediatrics, Emergency Medicine

American Academy of Pediatrics, Transport Medicine

Honors and Awards

Phi Kappa Phi, University of Mississippi, 1985

Alpha Omega Alpha, University Of Mississippi, 1985

Department of Surgery Award, University of Mississippi, 1985

Merck and Company Book Award University of Mississippi, 1985