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Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Richard A. Cross, M.D.

Richard Cross, M.D.Associate Professor
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
2230 Stockton Blvd.
Sacramento, CA 95817



Dr. Cross is an attending psychiatrist at the Sacramento County Mental Health Treatment Center. The treatment center provides acute psychiatric stabilization for chronically and seriously mentally ill residents of Sacramento County. The treatment center is also a primary training site for UC Davis psychiatric residents and medical students, who work, train, and serve the special patient population under Dr. Cross’ supervision. He treats outpatients at the Sacramento County Adult Psychiatric Support Services Aftercare Clinic. He is also involved with formal medical student and resident education. Prior to joining the Department, Dr. Cross was a psychiatrist in the U.S. Air Force, stationed at Luke AFB, Arizona.


M.D., University of Texas School of Medicine, San Antonio, TX, 1997
B.A., University of Pennsylvania, 1991