Quick Facts

  • Awards

    2 Awards

  • Patient-Centered Medical Home
  • Physician Office Systems Recognition Program
  • Accepted Insurance

  • Multiplan
  • First Health
  • United Healthcare
  • Western Health Advantage
  • Health Net

Doctors in Uc Davis Medical Group

View all physicians that belong to Uc Davis Medical Group.

Ratings & Comments

45 ratings with 14 comments

The Overall Average Patient Rating of Uc Davis Medical Group when asked is excellent. Uc Davis Medical Group has been reviewed by 45 patients. The rating is 3.6 out of 5 stars.

The average wait time to see a doctor at Uc Davis Medical Group as provided by patient reviews is 16 minutes. By comparison, the national average for a pre-vist wait time is 21 minutes.

Specialties

2 specialties

  • Family Medicine

    A family practitioner is a doctor who specializes in caring for people of all ages, at all stages of life. Rather than focusing on the treatment of one disease or patient population, family practitioners are often the doctors that people see for their everyday ailments, like cold and flu or respiratory infections, and health screenings. When necessary, family practitioners will provide referrals for conditions that require the expertise of another specialist.
    The doctors may also provide physicals, inoculations, prenatal care, treat chronic diseases, like diabetes and asthma, and provide advice on disease prevention.

  • Internal Medicine

    An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
    These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
    In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.

  • Hospital Affiliations

    Uc Davis Medical Group is affiliated with the following hospital

  • UC Davis Medical Center Sacramento, CA 95817
  • Education

    Affiliated doctors have gone to the following schools

  • University Of California Davis School Of Medicine
  • Ohio State University College Of Medicine
  • Nearby Group Practices

    Uc Davis Medical Group is similar to the following 3 Group Pracices near Elk Grove, CA.

  • Mercy Medical Group

    Group Practice

    Elk Grove, CA

  • Sutter Medical Foundation

    Group Practice

    Elk Grove, CA

  • Permanente Med Group Inc.

    Group Practice

    Elk Grove, CA

Information About Group Practices

What is a Group Practice?

According to The Medical Group Management Association, a group practice is any relationship between three or more physicians who share facilities, expenses, profits and other resources like support staff and equipment. Group practices tend to fall into two categories: those that organize around a particular medical specialty and those that encompass several specialties like East Boston Neighborhood Health that specializes in internal medicine

Why Group Practice?

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.

Benefits of Group Practice

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.