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Department of Internal Medicine

Rokhsara Rafii, M.D. View profile as PDF


Assistant Professor


Pulmonary and Critical Care


Internal Medicine


Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine


UC Davis Medical Group, J Street

Center/Program Affiliation:


UC Davis Medical Group - Sacramento (J Street)
2825 J St.
Sacramento, CA 95816
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Phone: 916-734-0779

Other Languages:

Farsi (Persian), German, Spanish


M.D., Georgetown University, Washington, 2005
B.S., UCLA, Los Angeles, California, 1999


Mt. Sinai Hospital, New York, NY, 2005-06


Mt. Sinai Hospital, New York, NY, 2006-08


UC Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA, 2008-11

Board Certifications:

American Board of Internal Medicine, 2008

Professional Memberships:

American College of Chest Physicians
American Thoracic Society

Select Recent Publications:

Chan A, Louie S, Rafii R, Albertson TE. Therapeutic Update in Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis. Clinical Reviews in Allergy and Immunology 2011; January: 8244-9.

Murin S, Rafii R, Bilello K. Smoking and Smoking Cessation in Pregnancy. Clin Chest Med 2011; 32(1): 75-91.

Rafii R, Albertson TE, Louie S, Chan A. Update on Pharmaceutical and Minimally Invasive Management Strategies for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. Pulm Med (2011); 2011: 257496.

Rafii R, Leslie KO, Heo J, Chan A. A 71-Year-Old Woman With An Unusual Cause for Pleural Effusions. Chest 2011; 139(5):1237-1241.

Rafii R, Murin S, Morrissey B. A Case of Acute Fibrinous and Organizing Pneumonia and a Review of the Literature. Presented at Chest 2010. Published in Chest, October 2010; 138(4): supplement 47A.

Rafii R, Murin S. The Effects of Prenatal Exposure to Tobacco on the Offspring. Chest Physician 2010; 5(9): 12.

Sutter ME, Tereshchenko N, Rafii R, Daubert GP. Hemodialysis Complications of Hydroxocobalamin: A Case Report. J Med Toxicology, 2010 March 30.

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