Jamie Saben, MD
Disclosures: Nothing to disclose
Benjamin ‘Jamie’ Ray Saben, MD

Benjamin ‘Jamie’ Ray Saben, MD

10670 Wexford St.

San Diego, CA 92131

Cell (619) 997-9254

jamiesaben@gmail.com

 

EMPLOYMENT

              5/2008-present Sharp Rees-Stealy (SRS) Medical Group, Sports Medicine &

                            Family Medicine

              9/2004-3/2007 Sutter West Medical Group.  Sports Medicine & Family Medicine

 

MEDICAL LICENSURE

              California Medical Board, expires 10/31/2021

 

EDUCATION

2003-2004           UC Davis / UC Berkeley Sports Medicine Fellowship

2000-2003           Santa Monica-UCLA Family Medicine Residency, Chief Resident

2001-2002           Medical Acupuncture for Physicians

1996-2000           UCLA School of Medicine, MD

1992-1996           Trinity University, Texas.  BA Honors English, magnum cum laude

1993              Oxford University British Studies Program                           

 

CERTIFICATION

2013-current              American Board of Family Practice

 

LEADERSHIP POSITIONS

              2018-present: Site lead for SRS Transformation Initiative at Scripps Ranch

              2014-2015    CAFP CME Leaders Institute selection

              2013-2016  Board Member San Diego Academy of Family Physicians

              2013-present  Physician site lead Scripps Ranch, Sharp Rees-Stealy Med Group

              2008-present Sharp Rees-Stealy Electronic Health Record (EHR) Clinical

                            Informatics Associate

              2007-2008 Sutter West EHR Committee Executive Team Member

              2008 EHR Subject Matter Expert, Sports Medicine/Ortho, Sutter Medical Group

              2007-2008 EHR Physician Mentor – Epic 

 

VOLUNTEERISM

2013: Volunteer Team Physician for Mt. Carmel High School

2010-2012: Volunteer Team Physician for Del Norte High School

2008-present: Volunteer Clinical Instructor, UCSD School of Medicine

              2008-present: San Diego City College Volunteer Team Physician

              5/2009 AVP pro Volleyball tournament, San Diego. Volunteer physician.

2005-2008  UC Davis Volunteer Team Physician

2005-2008  Volunteer Clinical Assistant Professor, UC Davis School of Medicine

              2005-2008  Rock Med volunteer physician for music concerts

              2004,2005  Medical Co-Director, CaliforniaMan Iron Distance Triathlon

 

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

              American Medical Society for Sports Medicine (AMSSM)

              American Academy of Family Physicians

              San Diego County Medical Society

 

SELECTED PRESENTATIONS

Managing Common Sports Related Injuries in Primary Care.  Scripps 35th

Annual Primary Care Summer Conference.  San Diego August 4

2018. 

Injection Therapy for Common Musculoskeletal Conditions.  Scripps 34th

Annual Primary Care Summer Conference. San Diego August 6

2017.

Concussion update.  Sharp Rees-Stealy Conference. Indian Wells, CA. 

October 22 2016

Exercising as we Age. San Diego Academy of Family Physician 57th Annual

Postgraduate Symposium. San Diego, CA. June 27-29 2014.

Low Back Pain: Best Practices; and Sports Medicine Case Studies: Toe to

Head:  Sharp Primary Care Conference. Kauai, HI. Dec 2013

Injection Joint Workshop.  San Diego Academy of Family Physicians

Symposium 2013.

Skin Infections in Athletes; GI Infections.  Advanced Team Physician

Course. San Diego. Dec 2011.

Getting back into the Game. Sharp Rees-Stealy Conference. Indian

Wells. October 2011.

Sports Medicine Update: Tendinopathies. San Diego Academy of Family

Physician’s Postgraduate Symposium. San Diego. June 2011.

Skin Infections in Sport.  UCSD Sports Medicine Fellowship. June 2011.

Progressive rash and myalgias in a collegiate football player. Poster.

AMSSM Annual Meeting.  Salt Lake City, UT. May 2011.

              Commonly Missed Musculoskeletal Injuries in Primary Care. Sharp Primary

Care Conference. Kauai, HI. Dec 2010.

Concussion Update. San Diego Academy of Family Physicians All-Member                 

Meeting. San Diego, CA. November 2010.

Sports Medicine Every Primary Care Physician Should Know. Sharp

Primary Care Conference. Maui, HI. December 2009.

Asthma in Athletes. Management of Medical and Traumatic Athletic                                          Injuries Conference.  UCSF. June 2009.

The Lower Extremity Exam.  American College of Occupational and

Environmental Medicine National Meeting. San Diego. April 2009.

Case Studies in Sports Medicine.  Sharp Rees-Stealy Medical Group CME

Symposium.  Dana Point, CA. October 2008

MRSA in Athletes. Management of Medical and Traumatic Athletic Injuries

Conference.  UCSF. June 2008.

Medical Coverage of Triathlons. AMSSM Annual Meeting, Albuquerque,

                            NM. April 2007.

              Foot and Ankle: Common and Uncommon Problems. UC Davis Family

                            Medicine Hot Topics. Yosemite, CA. March 2007.

              Overview of the Sports Preparticipation Physical. Northern California                                           Regional Pediatric Conference on Sports Medicine. Sacramento,

                            CA. Oct. 2006.

              MRSA in Sports. AMSSM Annual Meeting, Miami Beach, FL. April 2006.

Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) at institutions

affiliated with AMSSM fellowship programs. Poster. AMSSM Annual Meeting. Austin TX. Apr 2005.

 

PUBLICATIONS

Concussions.  In Talia AF, Scherger JE, Dickey NW, eds. Swanson’s Family

              Medicine Review. 7th ed. Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier; 2012:848-852 .

MRSA in Athletes: What Athletic Trainers and Therapists Need to Know. Athletic

              Therapy Today 2009:14:33-36

Community-acquired Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus Skin Infection

              in a Football Player. Current Sports Medicine Reports 2004; 3:269-

              271.

I’m a Doctor..and I Played One on TV. Medical Economics 2003; 80:73-74.

A Day in the Life: Perspectives by a Family Practice Intern. Family Medicine

              2001;33:171-173.

Medical Training Under Fire: The Mae-Tao Medical School.  Western Journal of

              Medicine 2000;173:213-214.

 

SELECTED AWARDS

              2009-2019    ‘Top Doctor’ Award, San Diego Magazine. Selected by peers

              2009              Sharp Rees-Stealy Physician Excellence Award

              2007               AAFP / Pfizer Teacher Development Award

              2005              Best Volunteer Community Teacher, UC Davis FP Residency

              2005              NCAA award for Best Research Presentation which addresses the                                           health and safety issues of college athletes

              1999              Marietta Voge Scholarship for Research in Tropical Medicine

              1996              NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship for Scholar-Athletes

              1995-1996              NCAA Division III All-American Tennis Team

              1995-1996              GTE Academic All-American District At-Large Team for collegiate

                            student-athletes excellence and leadership

              1995              NCAA All-American Scholar-Athlete

              1995              English Student of the Year at Trinity University

             

 

LANGUAGES

Conversational and medical Spanish

 

EXTRACURRICULAR ACTIVITIES

              Tennis, Surfing, Travel

 

REFERENCES

Provided upon request