Sidney Scudder, M.D.

Sidney A. Scudder, M.D.




Internal Medicine


Internal Medicine


  • Director, Infusion Services, UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center
  • Professor


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UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center

2279 45th Street
Sacramento, CA 95817
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UC Davis Medical Group - Rocklin

550 West Ranch View Dr., Suite 2005
Rocklin, CA 95765
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Physician Referrals: 800-362-5566

Clinical Interests

Sidney A. Scudder directs the Infusion Center. His interests lie in the treatment of gynecologic malignancies, especially ovarian and cervical cancer, and in concurrent chemotherapy and radiation therapy for these diseases. He participates in basic and translational research with an emphasis on pharmacology and new drug development.


Hematology and Oncology

Center/Program Affiliation

UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center
Women's Center for Health


M.D., University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida, 1980

B.S., University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, 1975

Internship: Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri, 1980-1981


Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri, 1981-1983


Stanford University, Stanford, California, 1983-1985

Stanford University, Stanford, California, 1985-1987

Board Certifications

American Board of Internal Medicine, 1983

American Board of Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology, 1986

Professional Memberships

American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)

Gynecologic Oncology Group, Affiliate, University of Washington

International Gynecologic Cancer Society

Medical Principal Investigator, Sacramento, California

Physicians for Social Responsibility

Public Responsibility in Medicine and Research

Society for Gynecological Oncologists

Southwest Oncology Group, Gynecology Committee and Principal Investigator

Western Association of Gynecologic Oncologists

Honors and Awards

U.S. News and World Report Top Doctors, 2011

American Society of Clinical Oncology Travel Award, 1987

Walter Oppelt Award in Pharmacology and Therapeutics, 1980

Paula Ellis Scholarship, 1980

Olive Levine, Damon Runyon and Walter Winchell Scholarship, 1978

Lange Book Award, 1977