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James Nuovo, M.D. View profile as PDF

James  Nuovo

Clinical Interests

Dr. Nuovo provides care to patients in the Family Practice Clinic in the Ambulatory Care Center. His focus is on improved treatment for chronic conditions such as diabetes, asthma and heart failure. Dr. Nuovo's current research focuses on ways to improve care to those with chronic conditions.

Philosophy of Care:

Dr. Nuovo believes that patient-centered care is the most important characteristic in providing quality care.


Title:

Associate Dean of Graduate Medical Education, School of Medicine
Professor

Specialty:

Family and Community Medicine

Department:

Family and Community Medicine
Office of the Dean, School of Medicine

Division:

Family and Community Medicine

Center/Program Affiliation:

Address/Phone:

Lawrence J. Ellison Ambulatory Care Center
* Lawrence J. Ellison Ambulatory Care Center
4860 Y St.,, Suite 0100
Sacramento, CA 95817
Driving Directions
Phone: 916-734-3630

Additional Phone:

Physician Referrals: 800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)

Education:

M.D., University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, Vermont, 1980
B.A., University of Vermont, Burlington, Vermont, 1975

Internships:

Madigan Army Medical Center, Fort Lewis, Washington, 1981

Residency:

Madigan Army Medical Center, Fort Lewis, Washington, 1983

Fellowships:

University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, Washington, 1988

Board Certifications:

American Board of Family Medicine, 1983

Select Honors and Awards:

Teacher of the Year, Department of Family Practice, Dewitt Army Community Hospital, Fort Belvoir, Virginia, 1986

Army Commendation Medal, Fort Belvoir, Virginia, 1986

Outstanding Scientific Paper Award, American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP), 37th Assembly, Anaheim, California, 1985

graduated summa cum laude, University of Vermont, Burlington, Vermont, 1975

To see if James Nuovo is accepting new patients, or for assistance finding a UC Davis doctor, please call 800-2-UCDAVIS (800-282-3284).