Dr. Gregory Sazima, MD

Dr. Gregory Sazima, MD

Psychotherapy  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 56
Dr. Gregory Sazima, MD is a psychotherapist in Roseville, CA and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine in 1987 and specializes in psychotherapy, psychiatry, and more.Read his story

1899 E Roseville Pkwy Ste 100

Roseville, CA 95661

Contact Information

(916) 797-2248

Insurance Accepted

  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Magellan Health Services
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Western Health Advantage

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Dr. Sazima's Experience

Dr. Sazima's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Psychotherapy
  • Board certified in Geriatric Psychiatry and Psychiatry
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Sazima's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Sazima "Dr. Sazima he has been in general adult psychiatry practice since 1991, providing psychotherapy, psychopharmacology and stress management training. He also serves as Senior Behavioral Faculty at the San Jose-O'Connor Hospital Family Medicine Residency Program, an affiliate of the Stanford Medical Center, Dr. Sazima having worked with medical residents in training since 1991. In addition to his teaching role, he has also served in a series of clinical leadership and administrative roles, including Medical Director for Outpatient Services and department chair at Good Samaritan Hospital in San Jose from 1994-2001. Recent academic publications and presentations include works on doctor/ "difficult" patient relationships and incorporating meditation training into outpatient clinical practices. Dr. Sazima resides in Granite Bay, CA with his wife, Tracy Brown Sazima, MD, a family physician in clinical and leadership roles at Kaiser Permanente, Folsom. The couple has three sons, ages 26, 24 and 17. He volunteers his time as a board member at Capital Public Radio in Sacramento and Snowline Hospice in Diamond Springs, CA. Dr. Sazima has a deep interest but questionable performance skills in jazz; besides piano, his other interests include hiking, writing, cooking, kayaking, and meditation."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Sazima "I approach patient care by not only addressing vulnerabilities but also working with my patients to identify and build upon their strengths. The overarching goal is emotional resilience and a healthy, centered life."

6  Specialties

  • Psychotherapy
  • Adult Psychiatry
  • Integrative Psychiatry
  • Psychiatry
  • Psychodynamic Psychiatry
  • Psychological Pharmacology

2  Board Certifications

  • Geriatric Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

6  Conditions Treated

7  Procedures

  • Behavior Modification
  • Counseling Services
  • Medication Management
  • Psychiatric Medication Therapy
  • Psychopharmacologic Treatment
  • Psychotherapy Services
  • Stress Management

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Johns Hopkins University / School Of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1983
  • University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Hartford Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Stanford University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • University Connecticut
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sazima has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sazima's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sazima to family and friends
20 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

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Dr. Sazima's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. Sazima is an amazing doctor!! He actually listens and carefully manages all the medications he prescribes and even calls/texts to verify that I’m not suffering any adverse reactions. He’s truly been a lifesaver......
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Patient of 14+ years. Absolutely tailors therapy to individual patient needs. Listens, and pays excellent attention during appointments. He is not typing or writing notes constantly during your appointment. Extremely knowledgeable and skilled in both therapy and medication management....more
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Dr. Sazima is extremely knowledgeable in his field. He will explain things thoroughly. Dr. Sazima has always made time to be available when needed. I have been a patient of his for many years. I have gone though several depressions & he has been able to adjust or change medication with good...more
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Walked away from me after several years when i was struggling the most.
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