Paul Sajben

Paul Sajben, MD


Paul Sajben, MD is a board-certified dermatologist who has been practicing in Chico since 2000.  He did his undergraduate work at Indiana University-Bloomington earning a Bachelor of Science in biology. He began his career with research on immune system dysfunction at the Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital – St. Louis University and was published prior to entering medical school. He attended University of Missouri- Columbia medical school with an HPSP Scholarship from the US Navy and graduated with cum laude honors.

After medical school, Dr Sajben accepted an internship at the Naval Medical Center San Diego. He graduated the Naval Aerospace Medicine Institute in Pensacola as a flight surgeon and was awarded NAMI’s Surgeon General’s Award.  He then served as a Naval Flight Surgeon with HSL-37 for four years prior to starting his residency training in Dermatology at the Naval Medical Center, San Diego.

Immediately prior to entering private practice in Chico California, Dr. Sajben served as the Chief of the Dermatology Department at Naval Medical Hospital-Okinawa, Japan. Dr. Sajben has been practicing dermatology and Mohs micrographic surgery in his Chico California office for many years and has become a respected member of the Chico medical community. His focus is on high quality and comprehensive dermatologic patient care emphasizing a collaborative and close relationship with patients and staff.

Dr. Sajben is a board-certified dermatologist and a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology. He has published extensively in dermatology peer-reviewed journals and has spoken on various topics at numerous dermatology meetings.

Dr. Sajben enjoys time with family, serving as deacon in his church, and enjoying California’s vast outdoors.