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Department of Radiology

Eva M. Escobedo, M.D. View profile as PDF

Eva M. Escobedo

Clinical Interests

Dr. Escobedo's clinical interests center on musculoskeletal MRI, sports medicine imaging and the imaging of arthritis. Her research is focused on the uses of MR imaging in evaluating musculoskeletal disease and injury.


Professor of Radiology


Radiology, Radiology - Musculoskeletal Radiology



Musculoskeletal Radiology


Lawrence J. Ellison Ambulatory Care Center
4860 Y St., Suite 3100
Sacramento, CA 95817
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UC Davis Medical Center
2315 Stockton Blvd.
Sacramento, CA 95817
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Phone: 800-2-UCDAVIS (800-282-3284)

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M.D., Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, California, 1985
B.A., UC Berkeley, Berkeley, California, 1980


Kaiser Permanente Medical Center, San Francisco, California, 1986


Santa Clara Valley Medical Center, San Jose, California, 1991


Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, California, 1992
University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, 1992

Board Certifications:

American Board of Radiology, 1991
National Board of Medical Examiners, 1986

Professional Memberships:

American Roentgen Ray Society
Association of University Radiologists
Founding member, Society of Academic Bone Radiologists (SABR)
Radiological Society of North America
Society of Skeletal Radiology

Select Honors and Awards:

Faculty Teacher of the Year, University of California, Davis- Department of Radiology, 2006

Faculty Teacher of the Year, University of Washington, Department of Radiology, 1996

Magna Cum Laude, University of California Berkeley, 1980

Phi Betta Kappa, 1980

Select Recent Publications:

Yen P, Hunter J, Escobedo E. Meniscal Ossicle in the Lateral Meniscus: An Unusual Variant of a Rare Entity. Radiology Case Reports Vol 4 No 2 (2009)

Mak W, Hunter J, Escobedo E. Hoffa Fracture of the Femoral Condyle. Radiology Case Reports Vol 3 No 4 (2008)

Winblad J, Escobedo E, Hunter J. Brachialis Muscle Rupture and Hematoma. Radiology Case Reports Vol 3 No 3 (2008)

Escobedo EM, Richardson M, Schulz YB, Hunter JC, Green JR, Messick K. Increased risk of posterior glenoid labrum tears in football players. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2007 Jan; 188(1):193-7.

Escobedo EM, MacDonald TL, Hunter JC. Acute fracture of the os trigonum. Emerg Radiol. 2006 Dec; 13(3):139-41. Epub 2006 Oct 13

Blackmore, CC, Richardson ML, Linnau KF, Schwed A, Lomoschitz FM, Escobedo E, Hunter JC, Jurkovich GJ, Cummings P Computers in Radiology: Web-based image review and data acquisition for multi-institutional research. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2003 May;180(5):1243-6.

Escobedo E, Mills WJ, Hunter JC. The "Reverse Segond" fracture: association with posterior cruciate and medial meniscal tears. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2002 Apr;178(4):979-83.

Baker B, Escobedo E, Nork S, Henley B. The "Hoffa fracture": a common association with high-energy supracondylar fractures of the distal femur. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2002 Apr;178(4):994.

Ho R, Smith D, Escobedo E. Peroneal tendon dislocation associated with calcaneal fractures. Peroneal tendon dislocation: CT diagnosis and clinical importance. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2001 Nov;177(5):1193.

Perry JR, Escobedo EM, Mann FA. Abdominal aortic injury associated with "seat belt syndrome". Emergency Radiology 2000 7:312-314.

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