MEET DR. MITCHELL BLUM, MD

Accomplished & Specialized

Dr.Blum

Dr. Mitchell Blum

2160 W. Grant Line Road, Suite 250
Tracy CA 95377

Dr. Blum, MD, FACS, is double board-certified by the American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, and the American Board of Otolaryngology, one of the top boards certifying the specialty of Head and Neck Surgery. He is also a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons.

He earned his medical degree from Hahnemann Medical College in Philadelphia (now Drexel University). He completed postgraduate training in General Surgery at Allentown (PA) Hospital (now Lehigh Valley Hospital), and his Otolaryngology (Head and Neck Surgery) residency at the Washington (D.C.) Hospital Center.

Dr. Blum, MD, FACS, also served as chief of Otolaryngology at Mather Air Force Base in Sacramento, CA. While there, he was an associate clinical instructor at UC Davis Medical Center. He has privately practiced Facial Plastic Surgery in Carmichael, CA for 30 years.

He is a member of the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, and the American Academy of Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery. He is also medical director of the Outpatient Surgery Center of the North Area.

Dr. Blum, MD, FACS, is married with children and grandchildren. An avid skier and former National Ski Patrol member, he golfs, kayaks, plays tennis and loves the Sunday New York Times crossword puzzle.

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exceptional skill

Professional Training and Experience

Specialty

  • Plastic Surgery

Board Certification

  • American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  • American Board of Otolaryngology

Medical Licensure

  • California

Professional Societies

  • Fellow, American College of Surgeons
  • American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  • American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
  • California Medical Association

Professional Societies (cont'd)

  • Member of Past President, Sacramento Ear, Nose and Throat Society
  • Member of Past President, Rotary Club of Sacramento Breakfast

Military Service

  • Chief of Otolaryngology Service, USAF Hospital, Mather Air Force Base, CA (1973-1975)
Education Institution Date
Residency Washington Hospital Center - Washington, DC
Otolaryngology

Allentwon Hospital - Allentown, PA
General Surgery
1970-1973

1968-1970
Medical Degree Hahnemann Univeristy - Philadelphia, PAM
Doctor of Medicine
1968
Undergraduate Studies Franklin and Marshall College - Lancaster, PA
Bachelor of Arts
1964

further expertise

Additional Achievements of Dr. Mitchell E. Blum, MD, FACS

Affiliations

  • Mercy San Juan Medical Center, Carmichael, CA (1978-2010)
  • Sutter Roseville Medical Center, Roseville, CA (1978-2010)
  • Sutter Tracy Community Hospital: Active Staff Facial Plastic Surgery (2015 - present)
  • Doctor's Hospital Manteca: Active Staff Otolaryngology (2015 - present)
  • Mercy Medical Center Redding, CA: Active Staff Otolaryngology/Facial Plastics (2016 - present)

Appointments

  • Trauma Team member, Mercy San Juan Medical Center, Carmichael, CA (2000-2009)
  • Department of Otolaryngology chief, Mercy San Juan Medical Center, Carmichael, CA (1991-2003)

Community Service

  • Health Advisory Board member, San Juan Unified School District, Carmichael, CA (1978-1995)