Debra Kahn, M.D.

Debra R. Kahn, M.D.

Specialties

Psychiatry

Psychosomatic Medicine

Title

  • Associate Clinical Professor
  • Director, Psychosomatic Medicine Service
  • Fellowship Director, Psychosomatic Medicine
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Psychiatry Department

2230 Stockton Blvd.
Sacramento, CA 95817
Driving Directions

Primary Phone:
916-734-3574

Additional Phone Numbers

Clinic Fax: 916-734-0849
Department Referral Phone: 916-734-3574
Physician Referrals: 800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)

Clinical Interests

Dr. Kahn runs the inpatient psychiatric consultation service that provides assistance to medical and surgical patients within a busy tertiary care teaching hospital. 

She also provides outpatient consultations and psychiatric care for patients wishing to receive renal transplantation, donate a kidney, or receive weight loss surgery.

Division

Psychiatry

Center/Program Affiliation

Transplant Center

Education

M.D., UC San Francisco School of Medicine, San Francisco CA 2001

B.A., Stanford University, Palo Alto CA 1994

Residency

Psychiatry, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento CA 2002-2006

Board Certifications

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, 2008

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology- Psychosomatic Medicine, 2009

Professional Memberships

Academy of Psychosomatic Medicine

American Psychiatric Association

Association of Women Psychiatrists

Select Recent Publications

Bourgeois JA, Kahn D, Servis M. Reflections on psychosomatic medicine as a third-year medical student clerkship: an integrated experience that demonstrates  the biopsychosocial model. Acad Psychiatry. 2012 May 1;36(3):240-2.

Kahn DR, Bourgeois JA, Klein SC, Iosif AM. A prospective observational study of decisional capacity determinations in an academic medical center. Int J Psychiatry Med. 2009;39(4):405-15.

Xiong GL, Palomino A, Kahn DR, Bourgeois JA. Antipsychotic induced catatonia: a case of probable dementia with Lewy bodies. J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci. 2009 Fall;21(4):472-3.

Leung MW, Kahn D. Manic Symptonms with Psychotic Features Following a Hysterectomy. Psychiatry Weekly. 6(10), 2011.