Primary Care Providers in Sacramento, CA

Find a primary care provider (PCP) near you in Sacramento for your routine health needs.

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Healthcare at a Glance in Sacramento, CA

Sacramento is considered a healthy and fit city as a whole. Residents have access to ample options for care. Leading hospitals and medical centers include UC Davis Medical Center, which is ranked #1 by U.S. News, followed by Sutter Medical Center, Mercy General Hospital, Sutter Roseville Medical Center, and Kaiser Permanente Medical Center. Major healthcare systems include UC Davis Health, Mercy General (part of Dignity Health), Sutter Health, and Kaiser Permanente. There are three children’s hospitals in the greater Sacramento area, UC Davis Children’s Hospital, Shriners Hospital for Children - Northern California, and Sutter Medical Center - Sacramento Children’s Hospital. Dignity Health includes Alex G. Spanos Heart and Vascular Center. Sacramento veterans can get VA benefits at the Sacramento VA Medical Center, a 60-bed inpatient facility. WellSpace Health has 15 primary care locations that also operate on a sliding scale for those who may be underinsured. Medical schools in Sacramento include UC Davis Medical School and California Northstate University College of Medicine.

Primary Care FAQS

What is a primary care doctor?

Primary care physicians (PCPs) — also known as primary care providers — are a vital part of your preventive care and wellness. All your routine care needs such as annual physicals, vaccinations, and lab work can be addressed by your PCP.

A PCP can be a family medicine provider, internist, or some other healthcare professionals who practice general medicine.

By working with other members of your healthcare team, your PCP can help you manage your overall health.