Sabrina Evans, M.D.

Sabrina A. Evans, M.D.


  • Associate Program Director


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UC Davis Medical Center - Cypress Building

2221 Stockton Blvd.
Sacramento, CA 95817
Driving Directions

Primary Phone:
800-2-UCDAVIS (800-282-3284)

Additional Phone Numbers

Clinic Phone: 916-734-2680
Clinic Fax: 916-734-7417
Clinic Referral Phone: 916-734-7261
Physician Referrals: 800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)

Philosophy of Care

Dr. Evans likes to lead a team approach to patient care in order to optimize the patient experience from every aspect. She takes great pride in being able to collaborate and work with patients, considering them the most integral part of the patient care experience.  

Clinical Interests

Dr. Evans is a general Cardiac Surgeon offering all aspects of Heart Surgery. In addition she has clinical expertise in Transcathter Aortic Valve Replacement. She is the Associate Program Director of the integrated Cardiothoracic surgical residency program and has a special interest in surgical education.

Research/Academic Interests

Dr. Evans focuses on how to improve surgical education and training. She also participates in research pertaining to advancement of minimally invasive transcatheter approaches to structural heart disease.


M.D., University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle WA 2013

B.S., Boise State University, Boise ID 2006

Internship: Cardiothoracic Surgery, UC Davis, Sacramento CA 2013-2014


Cardiothoracic Surgery Integrated Residency, UC Davis, Sacramento CA 2013-2019

Board Certifications

American Board of Thoracic Surgery,

Medical Board of California,

Professional Memberships

American College of Surgeons

Society of Thoracic Surgeons

Thoracic Surgery Residents Association

Women in Thoracic Surgery

Honors and Awards

Above and Beyond Thank You Awards (Nominated by Patient, Ambulatory Case Manager, and CTICU Nursing), 2020

Excellence in Patient Care Award, UC Davis Health - Best Rewards, Sacramento, CA (nominated by Cardiothoracic ICU Nursing Staff), 2019

Nominated for the 2019 Fellow Professionalism Award, UC Davis School of Medicine Alumni Association, Sacramento, CA, 2019

Select Recent Publications

Southard J, Wong G, Stripe B, Evans S, et al. One Thousand Transcatheter Aortic Valves. Eight-Years of a Multidisciplinary Team's Journey. UCD Health Quality Forum. 2020 Feb.

Evans SA. Prophylactic Implantation of the Impella Left Ventricular Assist Device for High Risk Cardiac Surgery. UC Davis Resident Research Symposium. 2018 Apr. Lecture.

Evans SA. Chest Wall Tumors. Oldfield SA, David EA, Springer. Surgery for Chest Wall Deformities. 2017;8:83–100. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-43926-6.

Oldfield S. Women in the I-6 Training Programs: Increasing Our Presence in Cardiothoracic Surgery. Women in Thoracic Surgery, Oracle Spring. 2015:7-8.