Kevin Burnham, M.D.

Kevin James Burnham, M.D.

Specialties

Internal Medicine

Sports Medicine

Title

  • Associate Physician
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Lawrence J. Ellison Ambulatory Care Center

4860 Y St., Suites 0101 & 0400
Sacramento, CA 95817
Driving Directions

Primary Phone:
916-734-2737

Cannery Building

3301 C St, Suite 1600
Sacramento, CA 95816
Driving Directions

Primary Phone:
916-734-6805

Additional Phone Numbers

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

Philosophy of Care

I want to improve the health and quality of life of my patients through a comprehensive treatment approach, emphasizing diet, exercise, and other non-drug therapies.  I strive to practice medicine based on the best-available medical evidence, but individualize a treatment plan for each patient.

Clinical Interests

Dr. Burnham is clinically active in internal medicine primary care and primary care sports medicine.  He is a team physician for local high school and collegiate athletics programs.  

His clinical interests include adult primary care, office-based primary care procedures, diagnosis and management of musculoskeletal injuries and conditions, and sports ultrasound.

Research/Academic Interests

Dr. Burnham has additional interests in resident and medical student education.

Division

General Medicine

Center/Program Affiliation

Sports Medicine Program

Education

M.D., UC San Diego, San Diego CA 2009

B.S., UC Davis, Davis CA 2004

Residency

Internal Medicine, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento CA 2010-2012

Fellowships

Sports Medicine, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento CA 2013-2014

Chief Resident Internal Medicine, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento CA 2012-2013

Board Certifications

Advanced Cardiac Life Support,

Advanced Trauma Life Support,

American Board of Internal Medicine,

American Board of Internal Medicine, Sports Medicine,

Professional Memberships

American College of Physicians

American College of Sports Medicine

American Medical Society for Sports Medicine

Honors and Awards

Gold Humanism Honor Society, UC San Diego School of Medicine Chapter, 2009

Select Recent Publications

Burnham, K. J., Tanji, J. L., Davis, B. A.  Clinical Case Abstract – An Unusual Case of Lateral Hip Pain.  American Medical Society for Sports Medicine 23rd Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA, April 5-9, 2014.  Clinical J of Sports Medicine, 2014, 24(2), e1.

Burnham, K. J., Arai, T. J., Dubowitz, D. J., Henderson, A. C., Buxton, R. B., Prisk, G. K., Hopkins, S. R.  Pulmonary perfusion heterogeneity is increased by sustained, heavy exercise in humans. J of Applied Physiology, 2009, 107(5), 1559-1568.

Burnham, K. J., Arai, T. J., Dubowitz, D. J., Henderson, A. C., Buxton, R. B., Prisk, G. K., Hopkins, S. R.  The Effect of Sustained, Heavy Exercise on Pulmonary Perfusion Heterogeneity.  Abstract for Poster Presentation.  Am. J. Respir. Crit. Care Med., Apr 2008;177.

Burnham, K. J.  Davis, B. A., Section Editor.  Chapter questions: Golf; Medical Terminology; Rugby; Taping.  ACSM Sports Medicine: A Comprehensive Review.  Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2012.