Qualified Health Care Providers

At Cares Community Health, our medical team includes family practice physicians, internists, pediatricians, infectious disease specialists, nurse practitioners, pharmacists, pharmacy technicians, registered nurses, nurse case managers, medical assistants, licensed dieticians, certified diabetes educators, HIV counselors, case managers and patient navigators. We have specialists available including: gynecologists, podiatrists, cardiologists, pulmonologists and ophthalmologists.

Our dental team includes dentists, dental hygienists and dental assistants.

Our mental health and social service team includes psychiatrists, psychologists, licensed social workers, psychotherapists, caseworkers and home visitors.

Our staff also includes health educators, youth educators, patient advocates and community health workers. These positions are critical to effective service, outreach to underserved communities, providing health education, helping clients navigate the health care system and advocating for clients.

Our Dental Providers

  • Pamela Caviness, DDS
  • Victor Fong, DDS
  • Gurkamal Sandhu, DDS

Our Medical and Specialty Care Providers

  • Jillian Ahrens, MD
  • Justin Altschuler, MD
  • Ava Asher, MD
  • David Asmuth, MD
  • Jim Austin, FNP
  • Sharon Blosk, MD
  • Daniel Brannigan, DC
  • Jennifer Brown, MD
  • Sherrill Brown, MD
  • Olivia Campa, MD
  • Stuart Cohen, MD
  • Nathaniel DeFelice, MD
  • Vera Go, MD
  • Kathie Huang, MD
  • Marge Lee, PA
  • Karen Mark, MD
  • Kristen Montero, FP
  • Heather Newhard, DPM
  • Crystal Orozco, RDN
  • Richard Pollard, MD
  • Dale Risenhoover, PA
  • Blanca Solis, MD
  • Lisa Tabbit, DO
  • Paolo Troia-Cancio, MD
  • Rie Ueno, MD
  • Sarah Waldman, MD
  • Bruce Weng, DO
  • Michael Wilkes, MD

Our Behavioral Health Providers

  • Carmen Aguilar, LCSW
  • Natalie Daylami, LCSW
  • Jeffrey Gerstein, MD
  • Jorge Hernandez, LCSW
  • Lou Kraft, MD
  • Dimitri Primavera, ACSW
  • Linda Ryan, LMFT
  • David Smith, MD
  • Kelly Snook-Fehr, ACSW
  • Anne Temple, LCSW
  • Alondra Thompson, LCSW
  • Jessica Vazquez, LCSW
  • Kay Vettenburg, MFT
  • Chris Webster, MFT

 

Find Us

Cares Community Health
1500 21st St.
Sacramento, CA 95811

Clinic Service Hours

Monday – Thursday
8am – 7pm
Friday
8am – 6pm
Saturday
9am – 5pm

Pharmacy Hours

Monday – Friday
9am – 6pm
Saturday
Closed

Lab Hours

Monday – Friday
7:30am – 6:30pm
Saturday
8:30am – 5:30pm
(closed for lunch
from 12pm-12:30pm)