John Dorsett, M.D.

John Andrew Dorsett, M.D.

Specialties

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Brain Injury Medicine

Title

  • Medical Director of Inpatient Rehabilitation, UC Davis Medical Center
  • Vice Chair of Clinical Affairs, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Clinical Professor

Reviews

To see if John Andrew Dorsett is accepting new patients, or for assistance finding a UC Davis doctor, please call 800-2-UCDAVIS (800-282-3284).

Lawrence J. Ellison Ambulatory Care Center

4860 Y St., Suite 3850
Sacramento, CA 95817
Driving Directions

Primary Phone:

Additional Phone Numbers

Clinic Phone: 916-734-7041
Clinic Fax: 916-734-7838
Physician Referrals: 800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)

Philosophy of Care

Dr. Dorsett believes in using a team approach of dedicated professionals including physicians, nurses, therapists, psychologists, social workers, case managers, and family members to allow patients to achieve their maximal functional abilities to improve their overall quality of life. 

Clinical Interests

Dr. Dorsett specializes in general physiatry treating a variety of patients including traumatic brain injury, spinal cord injury, stroke, spinal disorders, and multiple trauma.

Division

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Center/Program Affiliation

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Education

M.D., UC Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento CA 1988

B.A., UC Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara CA 1983

Internship: Internal Medicine, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento CA 1988-1989

Residency

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento CA 1989-1992

Board Certifications

American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 2014

American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation - Brain Injury Medicine,

Professional Memberships

American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Honors and Awards

Deans Team Award for Excellence, Clinical Care UC Davis, 2017

David D. Kilmer Teaching Award, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation UC Davis, 2015, 2016

Josie King HERO Award, 2019