Ahimsa Sumchai, MD, NSCA-CPT

Ahimsa Sumchai, MD, NSCA-CPT

Physical Medicine/Rehab in San Francisco, CA


 (415) 859-5471

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Office Hours

Monday:
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday:
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday:
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday:
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday:
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday:
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sunday:
Closed

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Additional Locations


Golden State MD Health & Wellness,
3556 Sacramento,
San Francisco, CA

Golden State MD Health & Wellness Telemedicine Services,
767 Gonzalez Drive, San Francisco, Ca,
San Francisco, CA

Ahimsa Porter Sumchai, MD NSCA-CPT Sports Medicine, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Clinical Nutritionist,
236 West Portal Avenue, #563,
San Francisco, CA

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About Dr. Sumchai


Ahimsa Porter Sumchai, MD is an emergency medicine physician in San Francisco, California. She is licensed to practice medicine in California where she is President and Medical Director of Golden State MD Health & Wellness. Dr. Sumchai is affiliated with UCSF Medical Center and is an active member of the Stanford University School of Medicine Alumni Association.

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Services Offered



Nutrition
Sports medicine
Women's health
Obesity and weight management
Emergency medicine
Cervical spine disorders
Clinical research
Emergency medical services
Spine traumatology
Back injuries
Lumbar disk herniation
Physical medicine
Emergency preparedness
Shoulder stabilzation
Metaboilc syndrome
Complimentary Therapies

Qualifications and Experience



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Education & Training

Stanford University
Fellowship, Surgical Critical Care, 1986 - 1988

UCSF
Residency, Neurological Surgery, 1983 - 1984

UCSF
Residency, General Surgery, 1981 - 1983

UCSF
Internship, General Surgery, 1981 - 1982

University of California San Francisco
Class of 1981

San Francisco State University
BA, Biology & Pre-Med Studies with concentration in Physiology, Cum Laude, 1972 - 1976

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Medical Licenses

CA State Medical License
1982 - 2020

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Hospital Affiliations

Golden State MD Health & Wellness
Current Affiliation
Sacramento, CA

UCSF Medical Center
Current Affiliation
San Francisco, CA

Physicians Medical Evaluations Incorporated
Former Affiliation
Sacramento, CA

San Francisco Giants MLB at Candlestick Park Stadium
Former Affiliation
San Francisco, CA

VA Palo Alto Health Care System
Former Affiliation
Palo Alto, CA

San Francisco Department of Public
Former Affiliation
San Francisco, CA

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Awards

Top 10 Holistic Doctors in California 2016
Holistic Doctors Recognition Board, 2016

World Wide Leaders in Healthcare 2011-2012
International Association of Emergency Medicine, 2012

Cambridge Who's Who
Cambridge Who's Who Society, 2010

Presidential Who's Who Business and Professional Achievers
Presidential Who's Who Society, 2010

Alumni Faculty Hall of Fame
San Francisco State University, 1995

16th Assembly District Woman of the Year
California State Assembly - Assemblyman John Burton, 1990

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Professional Memberships

American College of Sports Medicine - ACSM
Member

American Academy of Nutrition
Member

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Publications



PubMed

Hangman's fracture in a 7-week-old infant.
Ann Emerg Med
Sumchai, A. P., Sternbach, G. L.
1991 Jan
14 citations

Frederic Wood-Jones: the ideal lesion produced by hanging. 1913.
J Emerg Med
Sternbach, G., Sumchai, A. P.
1989 Sep 01

Is aeromedical transport of patients during acute myocardial infarction safe?
J Emerg Med
Sternbach, G., Sumchai, A. P.
1989 Jan 01
11 citations

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Journal Article

Community Exposure Research in Bayview Hunters Point
San Francisco Bayview
Ahimsa Porter Sumchai MD
1/8/2019

The Bomb In Our Back Yard
Medium
Ahimsa Porter Sumchai MD
9/15/2018

Lecture

Establishing Medical Necessity for Implementation of a Human

Book Chapter

The 21st Century Upright Woman
Ahimsa Porter Sumchai MD
12/12/2016

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