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Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine

Riquaza Zavahir, M.D. View profile as PDF

Riquaza  Zavahir

Clinical Interests

Dr. Zavahir's clinical interests include diabetes, women's health and health maintenance.

Philosophy of Care:

Dr. Zavahir firmly believes that "prevention is better than cure." She does her best to communicate well with her patients by providing needed information and empowering them to make healthy choices and using treatment modalities that suit them and their lifestyles, thereby decreasing recurrent hospitalization.


Associate Physician


Internal Medicine


UC Davis Medical Group


UC Davis Medical Group, Elk Grove


UC Davis Medical Group, Elk Grove

Center/Program Affiliation:


UC Davis Medical Group - Elk Grove
8110 Laguna Blvd.
Elk Grove, CA 95758
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Phone: 916-683-3955

Additional Phone:

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

Other Languages:

Sinhalese, Tamil, Telugu


M.D., North Colombo Medical College, Ragama, Western Province, 1995


Coney Island Hospital, Brooklyn, New York, 2003-2004


Coney Island Hospital, Brooklyn, New York, 2004-2006

Board Certifications:

American Board of Internal Medicine, 2006

Professional Memberships:

American College of Physicians
American Medical Association
To see if Riquaza Zavahir is accepting new patients, or for assistance finding a UC Davis doctor, please call 800-2-UCDAVIS (800-282-3284).