Jose Abad, M.D.

Jose Francisco Abad, M.D.


Family and Community Medicine


  • Associate Physician
To see if Jose Francisco Abad is accepting new patients, or for assistance finding a UC Davis doctor, please call 800-2-UCDAVIS (800-282-3284).

UC Davis Medical Group - Davis (West Covell Boulevard)

2660 W. Covell Blvd., Suites A, B & C
Davis, CA 95616
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Additional Phone Numbers

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

Philosophy of Care

My role as your physician is to facilitate your health and well being. I believe the body has an immense capacity to heal itself (in many regards) and I want to help you reach that potential.

Clinical Interests

Preventative care and adolescent care. How to incorporate mindfulness and medical narrative into clinic practice.


UC Davis Medical Group, Davis

Center/Program Affiliation

UC Davis Medical Group


M.D., University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester MA 2009

B.A., Amherst College, Amherst MA 2003


UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento CA 2012

Board Certifications

American Board of Family Medicine, 2012

Professional Memberships

American Academy of Family Physicians

Honors and Awards

Society of Teachers of Family Medicine Resident Teacher Award, 2012

Active Teaching in Family Medicine presented by AAFP, 2011

Select Recent Publications

Abad JF, Benjamin S. Insomnia. 5 Minute Clinical Consult. 2009.

Abad JF. A Learner?s Perspective on the Value of the Humanities in Medicine. Worcester Medicine. Worcester District Medical Society. May/June 2009.

Dorn SD, Abad JF, Panagopoulos G, Korelitz BI. Clinical Characteristics of familial versus sporadic Crohn's disease using the Vienna Classification. Inflamm Bowel Dis. 2004 May;10(3):201-6.