Lindsey N. Nazarek, D.O. for UC Davis Health

Lindsey N. Nazarek, D.O.

Major, United States Air Force

Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Surgery

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Surgery - General



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

Philosophy of Care

Dr. Nazarek believes in a patient centered approach to surgical care with particular focus on patient outcomes, recovery and quality of life.

Clinical Interests

Dr. Nazarek is a board-certified general surgeon who offers emergency surgical care for adults and veterans with acute surgical needs. She is an Active-Duty United States Air Force general surgeon, assigned to David Grant Medical Center, Travis Air Force Base and is currently practicing at UC Davis Medical Center and Veteran Affairs Medical Center. She has a special interest in robotics and incorporating minimally invasive surgery techniques in acutely ill patients with surgical needs.

Research/Academic Interests

Dr. Nazarek's academic interest is in robotic and minimally invasive surgery and their application to patients with emergency surgical needs.


Division of Trauma, Acute Care Surgery and Surgical Critical Care

Center/Program Affiliation

Trauma Program

Undergraduate School

B.S., Biology, Duquesne University, Pittsburgh PA 2009

Undergraduate School

B.S.,Health Sciences, Duquesne University, Pittsburgh PA 2009

Medical School

D.O., Kansas City University, Kansas City MO 2015


General Surgery, Wright State University/Miami Valley Hospital, Dayton OH 2015-2016


General Surgery, Wright State University/Miami Valley Hospital, Dayton OH 2016-2020

Chief Resident of the Year Award, Miami Valley Hospital General Surgery Department, 2020

Champion, Surgery Olympics, Wright State University, Dayton OH, 2019

Weigand L, Metoyer GT, Ross DE, Parikh PP, Tuttle RM. Surgical and Pathological Documentation and Compliance With Consensus Guidelines in Patients With Thin Melanoma at a Community Teaching Hospital. Am Surg. 2020 Dec 21:3134820973353. doi:10.1177/0003134820973353. Epub ahead of print. PMID:33345551.