Sara Keihanian, M.D.

Sara Keihanian, M.D.





  • Associate Physician Diplomate
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UC Davis Midtown Ambulatory Care Center

3160 Folsom Blvd, Suite 3500
Sacramento, CA 95816
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UC Davis Medical Group - Elk Grove

8110 Laguna Blvd.
Elk Grove, CA 95758
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Physician Referrals: 800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)

Philosophy of Care

Dr. Sara Keihanian believes in patient centered care and personalized medicine. Her goal is to provide excellent care and improvement of quality of life for her patients through multi disciplinary team approach with special emphasis on early intervention and preventive care.

Clinical Interests

Dr. Sara Keihanian is a board certified gastroenterologist with advanced fellowship training at BI-Harvard Medical School in the management and preventive care in Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD).  

She is interested in different aspect of IBD care including preventative care, therapeutic drug monitoring, novel biologic therapies, post operative management, transitioning from pediatrics to adults, pregnancy, and elderly.



Gastroenterology and Hepatology

Center/Program Affiliation

UC Davis Medical Group


M.D., Guilan University of Medical Sciences, Rasht/Guilan


Internal Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester MA 2010-2012


Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Harvard Medical School, Boston MA 2015

Gastroenterology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville FL 2012-2015

Board Certifications

American Board of Internal Medicine,

American Board of Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology,

Professional Memberships

American College of Gastroenterology

American Gastroenterological Association

Crohn?s and Colitis Foundation of America

Honors and Awards

Won the Crohn?s and Colitis Foundation of America (CCFA) Scholarship, 2014

Awarded the Poster of Distinction at the Digestive Disease Week meeting in Washington, DC, Winner, Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America (CCFA) full scholarship for a visiting IBD fellowship at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York City, 2014

Selected as the Chief Fellow in Gastroenterology at the University of Florida College of Medicine, 2014