Scott Anderson, MD

Scott Anderson, MD, PhD

Internal Medicine Sacramento, CA

Rheumatologist


Office Address

  • 425 University Avenue, Suite 140
    Sacramento, CA 95825
    Phone: (916) 920-1222
    Fax: (916) 920-3222

Scott Anderson, MD, PhD

Internal Medicine Sacramento, CA

Rheumatologist

Summary

  • After graduating from Southwestern Medical School, I completed a medicine residency at Cabrini Medical Center in Manhattan, a New York Medical College affiliate, serving also as Chief Resident. I then entered a rheumatology fellowship at Georgetown University, and served four years in the U.S Air Force. Since obtaining a PhD in Medical Anthropology at the University of Californie at San Francisco, I have combined clinical practice with service as a University of California clinical faculty member. In 2013 I "retired" after 24 years of service as a state physician with the California Department of Corrections, and Department of State Hospitals. My practice now is as a rheumatologist and internist, at Edington Medical Group, a practice largely devoted to preparing independent medical evaluations of injured workers. We have offices in Sacramento, Emeryville, Santa Rosa, and Fairfield. I serve as a Medical Expert consultant for the Medical Board of the State of California. My research interests include correctional medicine, geriatrics, and cultural issues relative to chronic illness.

Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Internal Medicine: General Internal Medicine, Geriatric Medicine
  • Clinical Interests: Rheumatology

Education & Training

  • Georgetown University HospitalGeorgetown University Hospital
  • Cabrini Medical Center
  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical SchoolUniversity of Texas Southwestern Medical School

Certifications & Licensure

  • HI State Medical LicenseHI State Medical License2014 - 2016
  • CA State Medical LicenseCA State Medical License1993 - 2016
  • American Board of Internal MedicineGeriatric Medicine
  • American Board of Internal MedicineRheumatology
  • American Board of Internal MedicineInternal Medicine

    Awards, Honors, & Recognition

    • Fellow (FACR)American College of Rheumatology

    Publications & Presentations

    PubMed

    Professional Memberships

    Other Languages

    • Spanish, French
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