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Tom Hopkins, M.D., a board-certified physician in Internal Medicine, specializing in Bariatric Medicine, is seeking a part-time Nurse Practitioner to join his established practice in Midtown Sacramento, CA. The practice offers a multidisciplinary weight management programs integrating the expertise of registered dieticians, exercise physiologists and psychological counselors. They specialize in medical evaluations for gastric bypass surgery. Candidate will also co-manage acute, chronic and preventative care for a complex panel of IM and Bariatric patients, in a team-management approach. Duties may include, but not limited to, seeing new and follow-up patients for basic acute and chronic care, history and physicals, female wellness exams and prescription refills. Applicant should be comfortable with performing minor dermatologic procedures. Candidate will need to utilize Electronic Medical Records. Practice prefers 1-2 years experience in primary care. However, all candidates will be considered with the appropriate training, background, and interpersonal skills. Applicant must be Nationally Certified and eligible for a California and DEA License.
From the moment you walk into Dr. Hopkins' offices in Midtown Sacramento, you know something is different. There's a warmth and friendliness reminiscent of a bygone era rarely found in today's physician offices. Located in a charming Victorian house built in 1903, the medical practice provides a unique and welcoming environment for patients and their families. As specialists in the study and treatment of obesity, they strive to provide their patients with courteous, competent and professional medical services. Theirs is a medical practice without boundaries or restrictions. They combine the best of technology and personalized care that has been the signature of Dr. Hopkins and his successful practice for 12 years.
Our inviting Northern California location offers a rich variety of lifestyle advantages. Come experience exhilarating outdoor activities with convenient access to the Napa Valley wine country, the splendor of Lake Tahoe, the majestic Sierra Nevada Mountains and the excitement of San Francisco.


Community Information Sacramento, the state capital of California, is the core cultural and economic engine of a four-county metropolitan area exceeding 2.1 million residents. Sacramento is the seventh most populous city in California. Greater Sacramento has been cited as one of the five most livable regions in America. The city offers a wealth of cultural diversity and ample activities, including museums, parks and historical sites. Sacramento has close access to fabulous lakes and rivers, snow sports and beautiful trails for running, hiking, biking, etc. Whether it is honoring its Gold Rush beginnings in Old Sacramento or cheering on its professional basketball team, the Sacramento Kings, or its minor league baseball club, the Sacramento River Cats, the city celebrates its past and present. Centrally located, it is an hour and a half from the mountains of Lake Tahoe or the bay of San Francisco. For the wine connoisseur, scenic Napa Valley is just a short drive away.
Sutter Health is one of the nation's leading community-based, not-for-profit health care networks of hospitals, physician organizations, and other health care services. Sutter Health facilities are located from the Pacific Coast to the Sierra Foothills in more than 100 Northern California communities. Sutter Health Sacramento Sierra Region serves Sacramento, Placer, Yolo, Solano, Sutter, and Yuba counties with comprehensive health care. We strive to provide access to primary care physicians and specialty services in each of our communities, and have a network of over 1,000 physicians locally and over 5,000 throughout the Sutter Health System.