Gastrointestinal cancer specialist
Dr. Alan Venook is a nationally renowned expert in colorectal and liver cancers at the UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center where he leads the Gastrointestinal Oncology program. In his research, he focuses on treating liver tumors with directed approaches, including infusional chemotherapy and biological agents.
Venook earned a medical degree at UCSF in 1980. He spent two years in the Public Health Service following an internship in internal medicine at UCSF. He completed a residence in internal medicine at the University of California, Davis and a fellowship in hematology and oncology at UCSF. Venook, who has been on the medical staff at UCSF since 1988, is a professor of medicine in hematology and oncology.
Gastrointestinal Surgery and Oncology Clinic
1825 Fourth St., Fourth Floor
San Francisco, CA 94158
Phone: (415) 353-9888
Surgery Fax: (415) 502-2236
Oncology Fax: (415) 353-9931
Hours: Monday to Friday
8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
UCSF School of Medicine 1980
UC Davis Medical Center, Internal Medicine 1985
UCSF Medical Center, Medical Oncology 1987
UCSF Medical Center, Hematology 1988
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