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Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Debra Ann Fishman, M.A., Psy.D. View profile as PDF

Philosophy of Care

To assist individuals to identify and harness internal motivation to make positive health behavior changes that are consistent with their personal values and goals. Patients are viewed as collaborative partners in their care and services are delivered in a manner that respects personal interests, autonomy, and choice.

Clinical Interests

Clinical services are focused on assisting patients to engage in and maintain positive health behaviors, in order to prevent and/or manage single or multiple health issues.




Psychology, Cardiology


Cardiovascular Medicine


Lawrence J. Ellison Ambulatory Care Center
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
4860 Y St., Suite 1700
Sacramento, CA 95817
Driving Directions
Phone: 916-734-7041

Cannery Building
Spine Center
3301 C St., Suite 1500
Sacramento, CA 95816
Driving Directions
Phone: 916-734-7463

Additional Phone:

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


Psy.D., Alliant University-CSPP, Alameda, California, 2006
M.A., Alliant University-CSPP, Alameda, California, 2004
M.A., UC Davis, Davis, California, 1985
B.S., East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania, 1978


UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento , CA, 2006


UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA, 2007

Board Certifications:

Licensed Clinical Psychologist, 2009

Professional Memberships:

American College of Sports Medicine
American Psychological Association
To see if Debra Ann Fishman is accepting new patients, or for assistance finding a UC Davis doctor, please call 800-2-UCDAVIS (800-282-3284).