Micaela Godzich, M.D., M.S.

Micaela Godzich, M.D., M.S.


Family and Community Medicine


  • Health Sciences Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Associate Residency Program Director, Department of Family and Community Medicine
  • Director, Academic Coaching Program, School of Medicine


Micaela Godzich is not currently accepting new patients. For assistance finding a UC Davis doctor, please call 800-2-UCDAVIS (800-282-3284).

One Community Health (formerly Cares Community Health)

1500 21st St.
Sacramento, CA 95817
Driving Directions

Primary Phone:
Questions - 800-2-UCDAVIS

Additional Phone Numbers

Clinic Phone: 916-443-3299
Physician Referrals: 800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)

Philosophy of Care

I believe that my patients are the experts when it comes to themselves and that I am here to help them achieve to achieve their fullest potential with my medical expertise. This partnership is most effective when it is rooted in trust and effective communication. I enjoy longitudinal relationships with my patients where I have the opportunity to support them in attaining their goals and living fulfilling and healthy lives.

Clinical Interests

Dr Godzich is a full spectrum Family Medicine physician who provides medical care in outpatient, inpatient, and obstetric settings and is committed to delivering excellent clinical care to all throughout their lifespan. She has a special interest in working in community settings and under-resourced environments with a focus on patients who have historically received supbar care. She has years of clinical experience in rural communities and has consistently provided care to underserved patients throughout her career.

Research/Academic Interests

Dr Godzich's academic interests are anchored in education and she is committed to training the next generation of physicians to deliver exceptional clinical care through the integration of social determinants of health. She values participating in the development of a healthcare workforce that is as diverse as the population it serves and she has a particular interest in the support of trainees who are underrepresented in medicine. Her work with resident physicians and medical students focuses on supporting adult learners in the identification of their passions, skills, and areas of growth through active mentoring and coaching.


Family and Community Medicine


M.D., UC San Francisco School of Medicine, San Francisco CA 2007

M.S., University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland 2002

B.S., University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland 1999

Internship: Family and Community Medicine, Contra Costa Regional Medical Center, Martinez CA 2007-2008


Family and Community Medicine, Contra Costa Regional Medical Center, Martinez CA 2008-2010

Board Certifications

American Board of Family Medicine,

California Medical License,

DEA X-Waiver,

Professional Memberships

American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP)

California Academy of Family Physicians

Society of Teachers of Family Medicine

Honors and Awards

UC Davis Academic Federation 2020 Award for Excellence in Graduate/Professional Teaching or Mentoring, 2020

UC Davis School of Medicine Keynote Speaker for the entering class of 2023, 2019

UC Davis Family Medicine Residency class of 2018 recognition for new clinical faculty, 2018