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Jon R. Pritchett MD

(530) 477-7390
Primary Specialties
  • Family Practice

Primary Office


360 Sierra College Drive
Suite 120
Grass Valley, CA 95945
(530) 477-7389

Physician Bio

Jon R. Pritchett, MD practice family medicine at Rideout Health’s Primary Care Clinic at Sierra College in Grass Valley. Previously, he was associated with Dignity Family Health in Grass Valley, and in 2011 was voted Doctor of the Year in The Union’s annual “Best of Nevada County” poll.

Board-certified in Family Medicine since 2004, Dr. Pritchett completed his four-year residency in that field at Mercy Medical Center in Redding, CA, during which time he gained additional experience working in local clinics and health centers.

He earned his medical degree in 2001 and was a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical School Honor Society at the University Of Illinois Chicago College Of Medicine at Rockford. He returned to the University as an Associate Clinical Professor of Family Medicine from 2006 to 2009, while also serving as staff physician at Mendota Community Hospital nearby.

Dr. Pritchett received his undergraduate degree in Sports Science from the University of Richmond, which he attended on a full student-athlete scholarship. His interest and participation in sports has continued throughout his life. He is president of Bicyclists of Nevada County, a mountain bike coach at Grass Valley Charter School and a doctor for the Ski Patrol at Sugar Bowl Resort. In addition to skiing, mountain and road biking, he enjoys hiking, camping and reading. He and his wife, have three children.