|Doctor Name||Rudolph-Bear Gamboa, MD|
|Primary Specialty||Family Medicine|
|Clinical Areas||Dermatology, Family Medicine, Men’s Health|
Dr. Rudolph-Bear Gamboa is a Harvard and University of California Davis graduate, who is Board Certified in Family Practice/Rural Medicine and formally trained in Allergy Medicine and HBOT (hyperbaric oxygen therapy) for the United States Air force as a flight surgeon. While in the US Air force, Dr. Gamboa developed an optimal medical care model for the underserved in developing countries while doing multiple-worldwide humanitarian missions. Dr. Gamboa furthered his formal medical training by pursuing fellowships in both Sports Medicine with ultrasonography and Dermatology. As a result, he has integrated PRP (Platelet Rich Plasma) therapy into his practice, allowing for an alternative to surgery for many patients with grade II tendon and muscle tears and for mild to moderate arthritic disease involving the knees, wrist, shoulder and ankles. In addition, Dr. Gamboa’s military career is extensive; he has lead over 12 humanitarian missions all over the world and has also been deployed to locations such as Bagdad, Iraq and Kadar, Afghanistan. In 2004, completed his fellowship in Sports Medicine and went on to do additional training in musculoskeletal ultrasound. He has since been a volunteer physician for the US Olympics, active ringside physician for the California State Athletic Commission and head event physician for the NBC Sports Action Dew Tour.