The Parnassus/Mount Zion campus is a tertiary referral center for patients with gastrointestinal and liver diseases. This campus is home to the UCSF Liver Transplant Program, which performs > 150 liver transplants annually, and the Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center, which is active in the study of new treatments for ulcerative colitis and Crohn's disease. The campus is a major northern California referral center for advanced endoscopy. Programs in GI cancers are also run from this campus, in conjunction with oncologists at the Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center.
Parnassus/Mount Zion Campus – GI Administrative Office
513 Parnassus Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94143 (view map)
San Francisco General Hospital (SFGH)
San Francisco General Hospital (SFGH) is the focal point of the city.s safety-net healthcare system and a Level 1 trauma center. This site is a center of excellence in health care for HIV-infected patients and a leader in the delivery of Gastroenterology and Hepatology specialty care to ethnically diverse, underserved patient populations. GI physicians at SFGH have received recognition for training mid-level professionals to perform endoscopy; the division has also successfully implemented immunohistochemical fecal occult blood testing (FIT) within the safety-net system as an economical approach to colon cancer screening. In addition, innovative approaches to management of chronic liver disease that are tailored to the underserved populations has been established. SFGH is the administrative home of the UCSF Liver Center, a multidisciplinary research consortium focusing on liver biology and disease.
San Francisco General Hospital Campus – GI Administrative Office
1001 Potrero Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94110 (view map)
San Francisco VA Medical Center (SFVAMC)
The San Francisco VA Medical Center (SFVAMC) provides GI specialty care in gastroenterology and hepatology to veterans throughout northern California. This site is a center of excellence in advanced endoscopy, inflammatory bowel disease, and chronic liver disease. To meet the needs of this underserved, geographically diverse population, providers have implemented a successful tele-medicine program. GI faculty at the SFVAMC study novel endoscopic methods for evaluating diseases of the luminal GI tract and pancreas, chronic viral hepatitis, and helped develop national practice guidelines and patient/provider information to optimize the management of veterans with HCV infection.
San Francisco VA Medical Center Campus – GI Adminstrative Office
4150 Clement Street
San Francisco, CA 94121 (view map)