Laura Kenkel, M.D.

Laura E. Kenkel, M.D.


  • Associate Physician


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

Mental Health Treatment Center

2150 Stockton Blvd.
Sacramento, CA 95817
Driving Directions

Primary Phone:

Clinical Interests

Dr. Kenkel primarily treats individuals with schizophrenia, schizoaffective disorder, bipolar disorder and major depressive disorder, in the acute inpatient setting.

Dr. Kenkel also has an interest in various psychotherapy models (particularly psychodynamic psychotherapy and cognitive-behavioral therapy). Dr. Kenkel also takes an active role in teaching and supervising residents and medical students. 


General Psychiatry


M.D., Ohio State University College of Medicine, Columbus OH 2009

M.A., Physiology, Ball State University, Muncie IN 2005

B.S., Ball State University, Muncie IN 2004

Internship: Psychiatry, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento CA 2009-2010


Psychiatry, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento CA 2010-2013

Board Certifications

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology,

Professional Memberships

American Psychiatric Association

Gold Humanism Honor Society