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Department of Surgery

Soman Sen, M.D., M.S. View profile as PDF

Soman  Sen

Clinical Interests

Dr. Sen's clinical care focus includes burn injury and critical care. His research interests focus on inflammation, sepsis and wound healing.


Assistant Professor of Surgery


Pediatric Critical Care, Pediatric Surgery, Surgery - Burn, Surgery - Pediatric, Surgery - Trauma, Emergency and Critical Care




Burn Surgery

Center/Program Affiliation:

Burn Center


Shriners Hospital for Children
2425 Stockton Blvd., Suite 718
Sacramento, CA 95817
Driving Directions
Phone: 800-2-UCDAVIS (800-282-3284)

Additional Phone:

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


M.D., Chicago Medical School/Rosalind Franklin School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, 2000
M.S., Chicago Medical School/Rosalind Franklin School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, 1997
B.S., UC Irvine, Irvine, California, 1996


Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, Illinois, 2007


Loyola University Medical Center, NIH Trauma Training, Maywood, Illinois, 2004
University of California, Davis, Sacramento, California, 2009
University of California, Davis, Shriners Hospital for Children Northern California, Sacramento, California, 2008

Board Certifications:

Advanced Burn Life Support, 2008
Advanced Trauma Life Support, 2008
American Board of Surgery, 2008

Professional Memberships:

American Burn Association
American College of Surgeons

Select Honors and Awards:

Administrative Chief Resident Department of Surgery, Loyola University Medical Center, 2007

Finalist Chicago Committee of Trauma, American College of Surgeons Scientific Symposium, 2004

Innovations in Leadership, Loyola University Medical Center, 2003

Select Recent Publications:

Keldahl M, Sen S, Gamelli R. Gastric Rupture Following Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation in a Burn Injured Patient. Journal of Burn Care and Res. Vol 27. Pg.757-759. Sept-Oct 2006.

Oplatek A, Brown K, Sen S, Halerz M, Supple K, Gamelli RL. Longterm Follow up of Patients Treated for Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis. Journal of Burn Care and Res. Vol 27. Pg 26-33. Jan-Feb 2006.

Shah P, Sen S, Perimuter L, Feller A. Survival After Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy: The Role of Dementia. The Journal of Nutrition Health and Aging. Vol 9(4): Pg 255-9. July-Aug 2005.

Davis K, Santaniello JM, He LK, Muthu K, Sen S, Jones SB, Gamelli RL, Shankar R. Burn Injury And Pulmonary Sepsis: Development of a Clinically Relevant Model. Journal of Trauma. Vol 56 (2). Pg 272-8. February 2004.

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