Philosophy of Care
I am dedicated to patient centered care and do my very best to stay current in medical knowledge, and provide comprehensive compassionate medical care to you. I hope that after meeting with me, you will feel more lively, comfortable and less ill than before.
Dr. Sudjian focuses her efforts on improvement of Hospital Medicine and Clinical Nutrition at UC Davis Health. She is participating in leadership group and working on discharge process improvements.
Dr. Sudjian is teaching medical students about clinical nutrition, vitamins/minerals and nutrition of older patients.
M.D., Medical Institute, Vinnitsa, Ukraine 1981
Ph.D., Clinical Nutrition, Medical Institute of Comprehensive Studies, Moscow, Russia 1989
Internship: Internal Medicine, David Grant Medical Center, Fairfield CA 1997-1998
Pediatric Anesthesia & Critical Care, Central Institute of Doctor's Comprehension, Moscow, Russia 1984-1986
Internal Medicine, David Grant Medical Center, Fairfield CA 1998-2000
Vinnitsa Pediatric Hospital, Moscow, Russia 1981-1983
Central Institute of Doctor's Comprehension, Moscow, Russia 1986-1988
American Board of Internal Medicine, 2020
California Medical License,
American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition
Society of Hospital Medicine
Select Recent Publications
Kret-Sudjian E, Kenyon N, Molla M. Approach to Acquired Malnutrition in the Hospitalized Patient with Respiratory and Critical Illness. Hospital Medicine Clinics. 2017 Oct 1;6(4):579-592. doi:10.1016/j.ehmc.2017.05.010.
New J, Le K, Wong KA, Choi SJ, Danh CL, Hall JD, Kret-Sudjian E. A Case of Acute Renal Failure and Rhabdomyolysis associated with the Concomitant Use of Ticargetol, Rosuvastatin, and Losartan. JSM Internal Medicine. 2017;2(1):1003-1005.
Yasuda J, Kret-Sudjian E. Hand Tumor in a 72-Year-Old Woman. Resident And Staff Physician. 2008;54(2):43.
Hodgson D, Kret-Sudjian E. Rash and Fever in a 26-Year-Old Man. Resident And Staff Physician. 2006;52(10):28.
Murphy C, Kret-Sudjian E. Pulmonary Cavity, Lung and Skin Nodules, and Persistant Cough. Resident & Staff Physician. 2005;59(5):24.
Kret EV, Doletsky SY, Arapova AV. Comparative assessment of different nutrition methods in pediatric pylorostenosis. J Chirurgia. 1991;6:24-27.
Doletsky SY, Arapova AV, Kret EV. Tube Feeding in Infants with Congenital GI Tract Malformations. Pediatric Dietetics. 1992:101-105.
Doletsky SK, Kret EV, Ladodo KS. Nutrition in Newborn Surgery. Methods Refrens, Moscow. 1991:1-24.
Elena Kret-Sudjian. Parenteral and Tube Feeding, 2nd edition, Decision Support in Medicine, LLC. 2016.
Elena Kret-Sudjian. Wernike-Korsakoff Syndrome, 2nd edition, Decision Support in Medicine, LLC. 2016.