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Family Medicine
at UC Davis

UC Davis family physicians provide medical care that is
leading-edge, culturally sensitive, evidence based and reflects the ideals of the medical home.

Feature Stories

Klea Bertakis, M.D.Bertakis named distinguished professor
Klea Bertakis,professor of family and community medicine, has received the honorary title of distinguished professor, in recognition of her exceptional level of scholarship and excellence in teaching. Read more in the UC Davis Health News

Paiyuam Asnaashari, M.D."Doctor PE" deepens K-6 students' connections with health  The first PE sessions of the new school year were led by Dr. Paiyuam Asnaashari a second-year resident who often encourages physical activity for his patients. Teaching PE to the children has been good for him, too. “It’s touching to walk onto campus, see the smiles on their faces and have them give us hugs like we’ve been gone for a century,” said Asnaashari, whom the kids call “Doctor Pi.”.  Read more in the UC Davis Health Newsroom