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Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine

Lisa Baumeister, M.D., M.P.H. View profile as PDF

Lisa  Baumeister

Philosophy of Care

Dr. Baumeister sees her role as providing up-to-date medical information so that her patients can make informed decisions about their health.

Clinical Interests

Depression and diabetes.


Family and Community Medicine


Family and Community Medicine
UC Davis Medical Group


Family and Community Medicine
UC Davis Medical Group, Davis


UC Davis Medical Group, Davis

Center/Program Affiliation:


UC Davis Medical Group - Davis (West Covell Boulevard)
2660 W. Covell Blvd., Suites A, B & C
Davis, CA 95616
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Phone: 530-747-3000

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M.D., UC San Francisco School of Medicine, San Francisco, California, 1993
M.P.H., UC Berkeley School of Medicine, Berkeley, California, 1998
B.A., UC Berkeley, Berkeley, California, 1987


San Francisco General Hospital/UC San Francisco, San Francisco, California, 1994


San Francisco General Hospital/UC San Francisco, San Francisco, California, 1996


National Research Service Award (NRSA) Fellow, San Francisco, California, 1999

Board Certifications:

American Board of Family Medicine, 1996

Select Honors and Awards:

Gold Headed Cane Society, UC San Francisco School of Medicine, Inductee, 1993

Edilberto Antonio Rodriguez Award, UCSF School of Medicine, 1992

Regents Scholar, UC San Francisco School of Medicine, 1988

Phi Beta Kappa, UC Berkeley, 1987

Golden Key National Honor Society, UC Berkeley, 1987

Chancellor’s Scholar, UC Berkeley, 1983

Select Recent Publications:

Bennett RL, Saraiya DS, Baumeister L, Lochner Doyle D, Leppig K, Pettersen B, Resta R, Shields L, Uhrich S, Varga EA, Raskind WH. Genetic evaluation and counseling of couples with recurrent miscarriage: recommendations of the national society of genetic counselors. Journal of Genetic Counseling, 14(3): 165-181, 2005.

Fenton J, Baumeister L, Fogarty J. Active management of the third stage of labor among American Indian women. Family Medicine, 2005, 37(6): 410-14.

Baumeister L, Marchi K, Pearl M, Williams R, Braveman P. The validity of information on “race” and “Hispanic ethnicity” in California birth certificate data. Health Services Research, 2000, 35(4): 869-883.

Baumeister L, Hearst N. Why children's health is threatened by federal immigration policies, Western Journal of Medicine, 1999, 171:58-61.

Moss N, Baumeister L, Biewener J. Perpectives of Latina immigrant women on Proposition 187, Journal of the American Medical Womens Association, 1996, 51(4):161-165.

Baumeister L, Flores E, Marin BV. Sex information given to Latina adolescents by parents, Journal of Health Education Research, 1995, 10(2): 233-9.

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