Philosophy of Care
I strive to provide high-quality, culturally humble, and kind-hearted primary care. I am particularly interested in serving patients from underserved communities.
Dr. Melody Tran is a primary care doctor for underserved communities, and an educator of future physicians from diverse backgrounds. She is passionate about addressing social determinants of health and reducing healthcare disparities in disadvantaged communities. In her spare time, she enjoys backpacking in the Sierra mountains, traveling, and spending time with her family and dog, Penny.
M.D., UC Davis, Sacramento CA 2015
B.S., UCLA, Los Angeles CA 2010
Internship: Internal Medicine, UC Davis, Sacramento CA 2015-2016
Internal Medicine, UC Davis, Sacramento CA 2016-2018
American Board of Internal Medicine,
Honors and Awards
Outstanding Teaching Award Resident Medical Staff in Internal Medicine, UC Davis, School of Medicine; Sacramento, CA, 2019
Gold Humanism Honor Society Resident Award, UC Davis, School of Medicine; Sacramento, CA, 2018