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Department of Internal Medicine

Paolo V. Troia-Cancio, M.D. View profile as PDF

Paolo V. Troia-Cancio

Philosophy of Care

I want to trust my patients as I would like to be trusted. Friendly, compassionate, respectful, non-judgmental care.

Clinical Interests

Paolo V. Troia-Cancio is the Chief Medical Officer for CARES Community Health, a Federally Qualified Health Center that provides comprehensive primary care and HIV specialty care that serves more than 2,200 patients. 


Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine
Medical Director, CARES


Infectious Diseases, Internal Medicine


Internal Medicine


Infectious Diseases


CARES Clinic
1500 21st St.
Sacramento, CA 95817
Driving Directions
Phone: 800-2-UCDAVIS

Additional Phone:

Phone: 916-443-3299
Physician Referrals: 800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)

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M.D., University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine, San Juan, Puerto Rico, 1995
B.A., Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, 1987-1990


UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, 1996


Internal Medicine, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, 1995-1998


Infectious Diseases, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, 1998-2000

Board Certifications:

American Board of Internal Medicine, 2010
American Board of Internal Medicine, Infectious Disease, 2010

Professional Memberships:

American College of Physicians
California Medical Association
Gay and Lesbian Medical Association
HIV Medicine Association
Infectious Diseases Society of America
International AIDS Society
International Antiviral Society
Sierra Sacramento Valley Medical Society

Select Honors and Awards:

Alpha Omega Alpha, 1995

National Dean's List, 1994

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