We offer a wide variety of specialties to meet your needs.

Nivano offers many specialties to meet the needs and preferences of our members. Our providers are incredibly skilled and always put your well being first.

Michael Cerruti, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Cerruti is a board certified orthopedic surgeon with over 30 years of experience. He completed his undergraduate degree from the University of California Berkeley and his medical schooling at George Washington University in Washington, DC. He performs a wide variety of outpatient orthopedic procedures including, but not limited to: carpal tunnel release, ganglion cyst excisions, knee arthroscopy, shoulder arthroscopy, and fracture fixation. He currently is located at one of our Sacramento locations.


75 Scripps Drive
Sacramento, CA 95825


Phone (916) 512-6262
Fax (916) 273-4638

Claire De’Santis

Substance Abuse Therapist

Claire graduated from Antioch University with a Master’s Degree in Educating Substance Abuse and Counseling. She currently specializes in substance abuse therapy. She has experience in all areas of addiction. Claire has been involved in successful treatment of opioid dependence with the use of Suboxone and provides patients with the tools to begin their journey to sobriety. She also provides education and counseling on the disease aspects of addiction. Counseling can be delivered through individual, group, and/or family sessions. Her current practice is located at one of our Roseville Clinics.


1101 Smith Lane
Roseville, CA 95661


Phone (916) 407-2222
Fax (916) 797-0343

Scott Fujii, DPM

Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Fujii joined the orthopedics medical team at Nivano Health in 2016. He graduated from Drexel University Medical School in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He did his residency at Hahnemann University Hospital, Abington Memorial Hospital and St. Christopher’s Children’s Hospital in Philadelphia, PA. He specializes in orthopedics. He performs a wide variety of outpatient orthopedic procedures including but not limited to: hip arthritis, hip pain, hip problems, hip replacement, hip surgery, knee arthritis, knee arthroscopy, knee pain, knee problems, knee replacement, knee surgery, minimally invasive surgery, and sports medicine.


6555 Coyle Avenue, Suite 235
Carmichael, CA 95608


Phone (916) 200-0087
Fax (916) 863-7127

Douglas Haselwood, MD

Rheumatology

Dr. Haselwood completed medical school at the University of Rochester School of Medicine in Rochester, NY. He continued on to complete his residency and fellowship at the University of California Davis, CA. He specializes in Rheumatology. His special areas of expertise are the following, but not limited to: Arthritis, Hip Osteoarthritis, Knee Osteoarthritis, Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist), Rheumatic Diseases, and Rheumatoid Arthritis. He is currently based out of one of our Roseville locations.


1101 Smith Lane
Roseville, CA 95661


Phone (916) 407-2222
Fax (916) 797-0343

Tiffany Isles, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology

Dr. Isles is board certified in obstetrics & gynecology.  She graduated medical school from Howard University in Washington, D.C. in 2005. She completed her residency at Baylor University Medical Center in Houston, Texas. She specializes in obstetrics and gynecology. She performs multiple treatments related to the female anatomy. Treatments include anything from urinary tract infections to abnormal uterine bleeding, annual women’s exams, and assist patients with birth control options. She offers clinic procedures from IUDs to endometrial biopsies as well as surgical subspecialty (For example: tubal ligations, D&C, hysterectomies, etc.). She currently is located at one of our Sacramento clinics.


75 Scripps
Sacramento, CA 95825


Phone (916) 245-2922
Fax (916) 400-4698

Parminder Jagur, DPM

Podiatry

Dr. Jagur graduated from California State University of Sacramento with a Bachelor’s Degree in Biochemistry. He obtained a Doctorate in Podiatric Medicine from the California School of Podiatric Medicine in Oakland, CA. He completed a three-year foot and ankle surgery residency in 2015 at the Department of Veteran Affairs Palo Alto Healthcare System. The residency program involved training at Stanford Hospital, Kaiser Permanente San Jose Medical Center, and Sports Orthopedics and Rehabilitation. Dr. Jagur treats all forms of foot and ankle disorders. The most common foot and ankle pathologies that he treats include: bunions, plantar fasciitis, diabetic foot ulcers/wounds, neuromas, athletes foot, hammer toes, plantar warts, tendonitis, ingrown or fungal toenails, sesamoiditis, shin splints, ankle sprains, ankle fractures, and stress fractures. He currently works out of our Roseville, Folsom and Colusa clinics.


729 Sunrise Avenue, Suite 601
Roseville, CA 95661


Phone (916) 245-1844
Fax (916) 472-6571

Ron James, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. James received his undergraduate from Stanford University in Stanford, CA. From there, he completed his Doctorate Degree from Stanford Medical School. Dr. James completed his internship and residency at the University of California at Davis Medical Center in 2002. He is a board certified Orthopedic Surgeon who is fellowship trained in adult reconstructive surgery and total joint replacement. He performs a wide variety of general orthopedic, trauma and sports medicine procedures. Some common procedures he performs are: total joint replacement, hip arthroscopy, knee arthroscopy, shoulder arthroscopy, carpal tunnel release and various fracture trauma procedures. Dr. James has been in practice for 17 years and is currently working out of our Sacramento clinic.


75 Scripps Drive
Sacramento, CA 95825


Phone (916) 512-6262
Fax (916) 273-4638

Javid Javidan, MD

Urology

Dr. Javidan attended the Chicago Medical School in Chicago, Illinois. Dr. Javidan completed his residency at the Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, Michigan and his fellowship at The University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, Michigan. He specializes in urological oncology (gross hematuria, prostate cancer, bladder cancer, elevated PSA, prostate nodule), BPH, erectile dysfunction, kidney stones, and vasectomy. Dr. Javidan won Speciality Care Physician of the year for Nivano Health in 2016.


729 Sunrise Avenue, Suite 200
Roseville, CA 95661


Phone (916) 245-2444
Fax (916) 245-2441

Elaine Reynolds, RD

Dietitian

Elaine graduated from California Polytechnic State University in San Luis Obispo, California. Elaine is a Certified Registered Dietitian. She specializes in diabetes and weight management. She currently is working out of a few of our Roseville clinics.


151 N. Sunrise Avenue, Suite 611
Roseville, CA 95661


Phone (916) 367-4000
Fax (916) 297-7798


729 Sunrise Avenue, Suite 601
Roseville, CA 95661


Phone (916) 245-1844
Fax (916) 472-6571

Phong Le, DPM

Podiatric Surgeon

Dr. Le received his undergraduate education in Worcester, Massachusetts from Clark University. He then went on to further his education at Worcester State University by obtaining a Bachelor of Science degree in Natural Sciences with a certification in Nuclear Medicine Technology. Dr. Le completed his Doctor of Podiatric Medicine degree from Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He is a board certified podiatrist who is also fellowship trained in sports medicine and has extensive training in total ankle arthroplasty. Dr. Le also treats a wide variety of trauma to the foot and ankle both surgically and conservatively. Some common conditions he treats are: ankle ligament sprains, fractures, foot/ankle arthritis, flat feet, bunion deformities and much more. He currently works out of one of our Sacramento clinics.


75 Scripps Drive
Sacramento, CA 95825


Phone (916) 512-6262
Fax (916) 273-4638

Brian McDowell, DPM

Podiatric Surgeon

Dr. McDowell graduated from the College of Idaho in Caldwell, Idaho. He went on to attend the California College of Podiatric Medicine in San Francisco, California and graduated the top 5 of his class. He is a board certified podiatrist who specializes in surgery of the lower extremity, including peripheral neuropathy, bunions, hammertoes, pediatric foot problems, plantar fasciitis, and trauma. He is also known for his use in laser treatment and other modalities for toenail fungus. He utilizes the latest surgical and non-surgical treatments for peripheral neuropathy. He joined the medical team at Nivano Health in 2015.


6620 Coyle Avenue, Suite 202
Carmichael, CA 95608


Phone (916) 961-3434
Fax (916) 961-0540

Pamela Mehta, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Mehta completed her undergraduate and medical degree from the University of Southern California, in Los Angeles, California. She is an orthopedic surgeon who specializes in general orthopedics and total joint replacement. She performs a wide variety of outpatient orthopedic procedures including: carpal tunnel release, ganglion cyst excisions, knee arthroscopy, shoulder arthroscopy, and various fracture fixation cases. She currently works out of one of our Sacramento clinics.


75 Scripps Drive
Sacramento, CA 95825


Phone (916) 512-6262
Fax (916) 273-4638

Deborah Plante, MD

Endocrinology

Dr. Plante is board certified in internal medicine and  endocrinology. She attended Ross University of Medicine in Iselin, New Jersey and completed her fellowship at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, Virginia. She treats all endocrine disorders, including thyroid conditions and thyroid cancer, women’s health, adrenal and pituitary disorders, type 1 diabetes with special interest in pump and continuous glucose monitoring and type 2 diabetes, metabolic syndrome pre-diabetes, and obesity. She has a passion for preventive medicine and health maintenance. Her area of research at UVA partnered her with an exercise physiologist and incorporated PCOS, metabolic syndrome, cardiovascular disease and diabetes prevention.


151 N. Sunrise Avenue, Suite 611
Roseville, CA 95661


Phone (916) 367-4000
Fax (916) 297-7798

Ravi Ramachandran, MD

Spinal Surgeon

Dr. Ravi joined the medical team at Nivano Health in 2016 as the Chief of Surgery. He completed his undergraduate education at Princeton University, his medical school education at Stanford University, his residency in orthopedics at Yale University, and his fellowship in spine surgery at Harvard University. As a practitioner, Dr. Ravi emphasises conservative care above all other approaches, using operative intervention only as a last resort and practicing state of the art techniques. His current practice is located in Folsom, California.


13385 Folsom Blvd., Suite 800
Folsom, CA 95630


Phone (916) 245-3322
Fax (916) 245-1150

Gavin Ripp, DPM

Podiatric Surgeon

Dr. Ripp received his Bachelor’s Degree from Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah. After graduating he attended Des Moines University in Des Moines, Iowa where he obtained his doctorate. Dr. Ripp enjoys treating all aspects of the foot and ankle. Special interests include reconstructive lower extremity surgery, sports medicine, and pediatrics. He is a member of the American Podiatric Medical Association and the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons. He currently works out of one of our Sacramento clinics.


6620 Coyle Avenue, Suite 202
Carmichael, CA 95608


Phone (916) 961-3434
Fax (916) 961-0540

David Rodriguez, MD

General / Colorectal Surgeon

Dr. Rodriguez graduated medical school at David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California in Los Angeles, California. He completed his residency at Saint Joseph Mercy Hospital in Ann Arbor, Michigan and his fellowship at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, Michigan. He specializes in a variety of colorectal procedures to treat benign and malignant diseases. These include anal fistula, anal fissure, anal warts, hemorrhoids, perianal abscess, rectal prolapse, colovesical fistula, diverticulitis, inflammatory bowel diseases , motility disorders of the colon, removal of polyps, pilonidal disease, surgical treatment of colorectal cancer, and colonoscopy for colorectal cancer prevention. General surgery services include treatment of gallstone/gallbladder disease and hernia (umbilical. Inguinal, incisional, parastomal). Advanced laparoscopic, minimally invasive, open, endoscopic, and non-surgical techniques applied. He is currently located at one of our Sacramento clinics.


3939 J Street, Suite 305
Sacramento, CA 95819


Phone (916) 451-2888
Fax (916) 451-2891

Chad Spears, PA-C

Urology & Orthopedics

Chad graduated from the Physician Assistant Program at The George Washington University in Washington, DC. He specializes in urology, treating: kidney stones, prostate issues, erectile dysfunction, recurrent UTIs, gross hematuria and male incontinence. As an orthopedic specialist, he is able to treat sport medicine injuries, joint pain, arthritis and fracture care. Chad Spears does wonders with ultrasound guided injections of the extremities. He currently works out of our Carmichael and Roseville clinic.


6555 Coyle Avenue, Suite 235
Carmichael, CA 95608


Phone (916) 200-0087
Fax (916) 863-7127


729 Sunrise Avenue, Suite 200
Roseville, CA 95661


Phone (916) 245-2444
Fax (916) 245-2441

Jessica Sheya MS

Certified Health Coach

Jessica is a certified health coach with extensive training in fitness, nutrition, and health and wellness. Jessica earned a degree in sociology from San Jose State University and a masters in rehabilitation counseling from San Francisco State University. Jessica offers body composition analysis, detailed personalized exercise and nutrition, and health lifestyle coaching.


151 N. Sunrise Avenue, Suite 611
Roseville, CA 95661


Phone (916) 367-4000
Fax (916) 297-7798

Stephen Medawar, DPM

Podiatric Surgeon

Dr. Medawar joined the medical team at Nivano Health in 2017.  He is a graduate of the University of California Davis, California and from the California College of Podiatric Medicine in Oakland, California. He has been practicing surgical podiatrist for the last 35 years. Dr. Medawar practices at one of our Carmichael clinics, where he helps treat his patient’s foot and ankle pain and helps with foot deformities.


6620 Coyle Avenue, Suite 202
Carmichael, CA 95608


Phone (916) 961-3434
Fax (916) 961-0540

Alan Kyo, PT

Physical Therapy

Alan received his physical therapy degree from California State University of Sacramento in Sacramento, California. Since completing his degree, Alan has worked in multiple orthopedic office settings. He is a certified physical therapist with years of experience in the field of physical therapy and has assisted thousands of people recover from injury or surgery. He currently is located at one of our Sacramento locations.


75 Scripps Drive
Sacramento, CA 95825


Phone (916) 245-2922
Fax (916) 400-4698

James Willis, MD

Pain Management

Dr. Willis graduated from medical school at George Washington University in Washington, DC. He completed his residency at UC Davis Medical School in Davis, California. He is a board certified Anesthesiologist who specializes in Interventional Pain Management. Dr. Willis is Nivano’s Pain Management Doctor. He specializes in evaluation, diagnosis, and treatment of neck and back pain. Dr. Willis has a passion for helping his patients bring their pain under control. He currently works out of our Auburn clinic.


3133 Professional Drive, Suite 18
Auburn, CA 95603


Phone (530)316-1500
Fax (530)878-5050

Edward Younger, DPM

Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Younger attended Chicago Medical School in Chicago. He went to complete his internship at the University of Davis, California. His extensive experience is in total joint replacement as well as reconstructive surgery of the knee, hip, and shoulder.


6555 Coyle Avenue, Suite 225
Carmichael, CA 95608


Phone (916) 200-0087
Fax (916) 863-7127