Mikah Owen, M.D., M.P.H.

Mikah Caldwell Owen, M.D., M.P.H.


Pediatrics General




  • Assistant Clinical Professor


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2521 Stockton Blvd., Suite 3200
Sacramento, CA 95817
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Sacramento County Health Center

4600 Broadway, Suite 1100
Sacramento, CA 95820
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Additional Phone Numbers

Clinic Phone: 916-734-3112
Clinic Phone: 916-874-9670
Physician Referrals: 800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)

Clinical Interests

Dr. Owen’s clinical interests include preventive care, behavioral health and primary care integration and population health with a focus on health equity.

Research/Academic Interests

Dr. Owen's research/academic interests are Health Equity, Population Health, and Primary Care and Behavioral Health Integration.


General Pediatrics

Center/Program Affiliation

UC Davis Children's Hospital


M.D., UC San Francisco, San Francisco CA 2012

M.P.H., UC San Francisco, San Francisco CA 2011

B.S., Xavier University of Louisiana, New Orleans LA 2006

Internship: Pediatrics, UC Davis / UC Davis Health, Sacramento CA 2012-2013


Pediatrics, UC Davis / UC Davis Health, Sacramento CA 2013-2015


Pediatrics / Community and Societal Pediatrics, University of Florida College of Medicine, Jacksonville FL 2015-2016

Board Certifications

American Board of Pediatrics,

Professional Memberships

American Academy of Pediatrics

International Society for Social Pediatrics and Child Health

Select Recent Publications

Owen MC, Wallace SB; Committee on Adolescence. Advocacy and Collaborative Health Care for Justice-Involved Youth. Pediatrics. 2020 May 6. pii: e20201755. doi: 10.1542/peds.2020-1755. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 32376728.


Flores G, Mendoza FS, Fuentes-Afflick E, Mendoza JA, Pachter L, Espinoza J, Fernandez CR, Arnold DD, Brown NM, Gonzalez KM, Lopez C, Owen MC, Parks KM, Reynolds KL, Russell CJ. Hot topics, urgent priorities, and ensuring success for racial/ethnic minority young investigators in academic pediatrics. Int J Equity Health. 2016 Dec 9;15(1):201. PMID: 27938389.

Owen M, Goldhagen J. Children and Solitary Confinement: A Call to Action. Pediatrics. 2016 May;137(5). pii: e20154180. doi: 10.1542/peds.2015-4180. Epub 2016 Apr 5. PMID: 27244816.

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