Shideh Chinichian, MD, Family Medicine Physician with Mercy Medical Group

Get to know Family Medicine Physician Dr. Shideh Chinichian, who serves the population of California.

Speciality: Family Medicine

College: University of California, Santa Cruz

Medical School: Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine

Hospital Affiliation: Mercy Hospital of Folsom

Education: Dr. Chinichian completed her undergraduate degree from the University of California, Santa Cruz. She graduated in 2007 with highest honors, with a Bachelor of Science in Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology. She then earned her Medical Degree in 2014 from the Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine. There she was a Medical Student Representative and part of the Teaching Excellence Awards Committee, a Curriculum Representative within the School of Medicine Curriculum Committee, President of Hematology-Oncology Student Organization, President of SMILE Pediatrics Oncology Program, an American Medical Association Student Ambassador & VCU Chapter Vice President, and a Confidential Aid to Students.

Experience: After obtaining her Medical Degree Dr. Chinichian completed her residency with the Methodist Hospital of Sacramento. She has spent time in the Dominican Republic volunteering with the Dominican Aid Society. She is certified by the American Board of Family Medicine. To stay up to date in her field she remains a professional member of the American College of Physicians, American Academy of Family Physicians, and the American Medical Association.

Current Position: Dr. Chinichian currently practices at Mercy Medical Group and is affiliated with Mercy Hospital of Folsom.

Family Medicine: Family medicine is the medical specialty which provides continuing, comprehensive health care for the individual and family. It is a specialty in breadth that integrates the biological, clinical and behavioral sciences. The scope of family medicine encompasses all ages, both sexes, each organ system and every disease entity.

Learn More about Dr. Shideh Chinichian:

Her profile with Mercy Medical Group,, she can be contacted at (916) 864-3690, and is located in El Dorado Hills , CA.

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