Jonathan A. Africa, M.D., FAAP
- Offers My Health Online
This provider offers Sutter Health's electronic health record with the following online services:
- Email your doctor's office
- Prescription refills
- View test results
- Proxy access for caregivers
- Track immunizations
- Secure mobile access
- Schedule an appointment*
- Pay bills online*
* Services with an asterisk vary by doctor.
Accepting new patients
Accepted Health Plans
Below is a list of plans accepted by this doctor.
While we strive to keep this list up to date, it's always a good idea to check with your health plan to determine the specific details of your coverage, and to contact the doctor's office to verify acceptance of your particular plan.
- Hospital Affiliations
Sutter Medical Center, Sacramento
- Medical Affiliations
Sutter Medical Foundation
- Sutter Medical Group
Sutter Medical Network
- Other Affiliations
Surgery Center Division
BOARD CERTIFIED IN:
Credentials & Notables
- Medical School:
University of Miami School of Medicine
University of California, Irvine
University of California, San Diego
- Special Training:
Board Certified in Pediatrics
- Primary Language(s)
Clinically Actionable Hypercholesterolemia and Hypertriglyceridemia in Children with Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
- Journal of Pediatrics
Harlow KE, Africa JA, Wells A, Belt PH, Behling CA, Jain AK, Molleston JP, Newton KP, Rosenthal P, Vos MB, Xanthakos SA, Lavine JE, Schwimmer JB
In Children With Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease, Zone 1 Steatosis Is Associated With Advanced Fibrosis
- Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Africa JA, Behling CA, Brunt EM, Zhang N, Luo Y, Wells A, Hou J, Belt PH, Kohil R, Lavine JE, Molleston JP, Newton KP, Whitington PF, Schwimmer JB
Lifestyle Interventions Including Nutrition, Exercise, and Supplements for Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease in Children
- Digestive Diseases and Sciences
Africa JA, Newton KP, Schwimmer JB
To schedule an appointment please call the Sacramento office at 916-887-4780, contact EPIC Pool 331 for Sacramento or EPIC Pool 27345 for Roseville.
During his spare time, Dr. Africa enjoys traveling, hiking, trying new foods and exploring new cultures.
Philosophy of Care
My goal is to provide compassionate and thoughtful care for children with gastrointestinal and liver disorders.
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