Dr. David Lee Dawson MD

Dr. David Dawson is a vascular surgery doctor in Sacramento, California. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including University of California, Davis Medical Center and VA Northern California Health Care System. He received his medical degree from Keck School of Medicine of USC and has been in practice for 29 years. He is one of 8 doctors at University of California, Davis Medical Center and one of 7 at VA Northern California Health Care System who specialize in Vascular Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

General Vascular Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

University of California, Davis Medical Center

VA Northern California Health Care System

Education & Medical Training

University of Washington
Residency, General Surgery, 1985 - 1990

University of Washington
Fellowship, Vascular Surgery, 1990 - 1992

Keck School of Medicine of USC
Class of 1985

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2014

CO State Medical License
Active through 2013

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Elected Member, The American Society for Clinical Investigation

Publications & Presentations

Association between statin medications and mortality, major adverse cardiovascular event, and amputation-free survival in patients with critical limb ischemia.
Westin, G. G.,Armstrong, E. J.,Bang, H.,Yeo, K. K.,Anderson, D.,Dawson, D. L.,Pevec, W. C.,Amsterdam, E. A.,Laird, J. R.

Nitinol Self-Expanding Stents vs. Balloon Angioplasty for Very Long Femoropopliteal Lesions.
Armstrong, E. J.,Saeed, H.,Alvandi, B.,Singh, S.,Singh, G. D.,Yeo, K. K.,Anderson, D.,Westin, G. G.,Dawson, D. L.,Pevec, W. C.,Laird, J. R.

Endovascular recanalization of infrapopliteal occlusions in patients with critical limb ischemia.
Singh, G. D.,Armstrong, E. J.,Yeo, K. K.,Singh, S.,Westin, G. G.,Pevec, W. C.,Dawson, D. L.,Laird, J. R.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Florida BlueSelect
  • BCBS Florida NetworkBlue
  • BCBS Florida Preferred Patient Care PPO
  • CareFirst BCBS Maryland POS
  • CareFirst BlueChoice Advantage
  • CareFirst BlueChoice Network POS
  • CareFirst BluePreferred PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • United - River Valley Neighborhood Health Partnership
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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