Dr. DeMartini specializes in integrating medical and psychiatric care, especially with underserved populations.
Dr. DeMartini's academic and research interests are in clinical education, communication, and integrating care of complex medical and psychiatric illness. He is especially interested in mentoring medical students and residents, as well as teaching practicing physicians and other health professionals about internal medicine and psychiatry.
M.D., University Of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles CA 2013
B.S., UC Santa Barabara, Santa Barabara CA 2009
Internal Medicine/Psychiatry, University Of California Davis, Sacramento CA 2013-2018
American Board of Internal Medicine,
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, General Psychiatry,
CA Medical Board, License, 2018
American Psychiatric Association
Association of Medicine and Psychiatry
Central California Psychiatric Society
Society of General Internal Medicine
Honors and Awards
Outstanding Resident Award, Department of Psychiatry, UC Davis, 2018
American College Of Physicians Medical Student Internist Award, 2013
University Of California Regents Scholarship, University Of California, Los Angeles, 2009
University Of California Regents Scholarship, University Of California, Santa Barbara, 2005
Select Recent Publications
DeMartini J, Patel G, Fancher T. In The Clinic: Generalized Anxiety Disorder. Annals of Internal Medicine. 2019 April 2;170(7). PMID 30934083.
DeMartini J, Fenton JJ, Epstein R, Duberstein P, Cipri C, Tancredi D, Xing G, Kaesberg P, Kravitz RL. Patients' Hopes for Advanced Cancer Treatment. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2019 Jan;57(1):57-63.e2. PubMed PMID: 30261227; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6310622.
Richards K, DeMartini J, Xiong G. “Understanding Sleep Disorders in Older Adults". Psychiatric Times. 2018 Feb;35(2): http://www.psychiatrictimes.com/sleep-disorders/understanding-sleep-disorders-older-adults
McCarron R, DeMartini J, Xiong G, Onate J. Chapter 1: The Primary Care Psychiatric Interview. Lippincott’s Primary Care Psychiatry: The Second Edition. Lippincot Williams & Wilkins. 2018. Baltimore, MD. Editors McCarron RM, Xiong G, Riveli S, Muskin P, Summergrad P.
DeMartini J, Yu A, Liu A. Chapter 1: General Principles. Study Guide to Preventative Medical Care in Psychiatry: A Case Approach. American Psychiatric Publishing. 2017. Arlington, VA. Editor McCarron RM.
Gire-Dumas A, Parikh M, DiMartini J, Aronowitz P. Tumoral Calcinosis. Consultant. 2016;56(3):247-275. http://www.consultant360.com/articles/tumoral-calcinosis
Ben-Shahar OM, Szumlinski KK, Lominac KD, Cohen A, Gordon E, Ploense KL, Demartini J, Bernstein N, Rudy NM, Nabhan AN, Sacramento A, Pagano K, Carosso GA, Woodward N. Extended access to cocaine self-administration results in reduced glutamate function within the medial prefrontal cortex. Addiction Biology. 2012 Jul;17(4):746-757. Cited in PubMed; PMID: 22339852