Paolo Troia-Cancio, M.D.

Paolo V. Troia-Cancio, M.D.


Infectious Diseases

Internal Medicine


  • Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine
  • Medical Director, CARES
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CARES Clinic

1500 21st St.
Sacramento, CA 95817
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UC Davis Medical Group - Elk Grove

8110 Laguna Blvd.
Elk Grove, CA 95758
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Additional Phone Numbers

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

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. 


Infectious Diseases

Center/Program Affiliation

UC Davis Medical Group


M.D., University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine, San Juan, Puerto Rico, 1995

B.A., Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, 1987-1990


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

Honors and Awards

Alpha Omega Alpha, 1995

National Dean's List, 1994

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