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Department of Internal Medicine

Sidney A. Scudder, M.D. View profile as PDF

Sidney A. Scudder

Clinical Interests

Sidney A. Scudder directs the Infusion Center. His interests lie in the treatment of gynecologic malignancies, especially ovarian and cervical cancer, and in concurrent chemotherapy and radiation therapy for these diseases. He participates in basic and translational research with an emphasis on pharmacology and new drug development.


Director, Infusion Services, UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center


Cancer, Hematology and Oncology, Internal Medicine


Internal Medicine


Hematology and Oncology


UC Davis Medical Group, Rocklin


UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center
2279 45th Street
Sacramento, CA 95817
Driving Directions
Phone: 916-734-5959
Phone: 800-362-5566

UC Davis Medical Group - Rocklin
550 West Ranch View Dr., Suite 2005
Rocklin, CA 95765
Driving Directions
Phone: 916-295-5700

Additional Phone:

Physician Referrals: 800-362-5566


M.D., University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida, 1980
B.S., University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, 1975


Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri, 1980-1981


Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri, 1981-1983


Stanford University, Stanford, California, 1983-1985
Stanford University, Stanford, California, 1985-1987

Board Certifications:

American Board of Internal Medicine, 1983
American Board of Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology, 1986

Professional Memberships:

American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)
Gynecologic Oncology Group, Affiliate, University of Washington
International Gynecologic Cancer Society
Medical Principal Investigator, Sacramento, California
Physicians for Social Responsibility
Public Responsibility in Medicine and Research
Society for Gynecological Oncologists
Southwest Oncology Group, Gynecology Committee and Principal Investigator
Western Association of Gynecologic Oncologists

Select Honors and Awards:

U.S. News and World Report Top Doctors, 2011

American Society of Clinical Oncology Travel Award, 1987

Walter Oppelt Award in Pharmacology and Therapeutics, 1980

Paula Ellis Scholarship, 1980

Olive Levine, Damon Runyon and Walter Winchell Scholarship, 1978

Lange Book Award, 1977

Select Recent Publications:

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