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Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Melissa J. Michaluk, D.O. View profile as PDF

Melissa J. Michaluk

Philosophy of Care

I believe that medical care should be interactive, personal, and evidence based.  My passion in the field of Physical Medicine is based on maximizing and restoring physical, mental, and spiritual function.  My area of emphasis lies in spinal cord injury medicine and neuro-rehabilitation.

Clinical Interests

Dr. Michaluk's clinical interests include Spinal Cord Injury Medicine, and Neurorehabilitation.


Assistant Clinical Professor


Spinal Cord Injury Medicine, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation


Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation


UC Davis Medical Group, Rocklin

Center/Program Affiliation:


Lawrence J. Ellison Ambulatory Care Center
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
4860 Y St., Suite 1700
Sacramento, CA 95817
Driving Directions
Phone: 916-734-7041

UC Davis Medical Group - Rocklin
Test 1, Suite 2005
Rocklin, CA 95765
Driving Directions
Phone: 916-295-5700

Additional Phone:

Physician Referrals: 800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)

Other Languages:



D.O., Western University of Health Sciences, College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific, Pomona CA 2005
B.S., UC Davis, Davis CA 2000


Huron Valley-Sinai Hospital/Detroit Medical Center, Commerce MI 2005-2006


Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore/University of Maryland, Baltimore MD 2006-2008
Chief Resident-Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore/University of Maryland, Baltimore MD 2008-2009


Spinal Cord Injury medicine, MetroHealth Medical Center/Case Western University, Cleveland OH 2009-2010

Board Certifications:

American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation,
American Board of Spinal Cord Injury Medicine,

Professional Memberships:

American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
American Spinal Injury Association
To see if Melissa J. Michaluk is accepting new patients, or for assistance finding a UC Davis doctor, please call 800-2-UCDAVIS (800-282-3284).