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Asthma Clinic

The UCSF Asthma Clinic provides comprehensive, highly specialized care for patients with moderate to severe asthma. Our services include:

  • Diagnostic testing
  • Physiologic and allergic evaluation
  • Optimization of medical management
  • Education in asthma self-management

We also have ongoing research studies on asthma treatment. Interested patients may be able to participate in these studies on their request.

Getting Here

Asthma Clinic
400 Parnassus Ave., Fifth Floor
San Francisco, CA 94143-0359
Phone: (415) 353-2961

Hours: Thursdays
8:30 – 11:30 a.m.

What to Bring

  • Completed forms, which we will send to you before your appointment
  • ID
  • Insurance card
  • Medications or list of medications you are taking, including dosage, method and frequency
  • CD of past imaging studies, if possible

Access Your Health Information Online

This clinic uses UCSF MyChart, an online patient service. Message your provider, request medication refills, view some test results and more.

Learn more about UCSF MyChart

Research and Clinical Trials

Parking

Parking at Parnassus

Public parking for an hourly fee at UCSF Medical Center is available in the seven-level Millberry Union Garage at 500 Parnassus Ave. There are two garage entrances — one on the north side of Parnassus Avenue and another on Irving Street, just east of Third Avenue.

Another garage with an hourly fee, at 350 Parnassus Ave., is open Monday to Friday from 6 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Metered street parking is rarely available.

Patients being admitted to the hospital may be dropped off at the circular driveway leading to the main entrance at 505 Parnassus Ave. This area also may be used to pick up patients who are being discharged.

For more information about parking at Parnassus, call Campus Parking Services at 476-2566.

Valet Parking Service

Valet parking service is available at the Ambulatory Care Center (ACC) at 400 Parnassus Ave. from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. The valet service is free but patients must pay regular parking fees. For more information about the valet service, call (415) 476-6200.

A UCSF "greeter" also is available at the ACC from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. to assist patients find their way.

Public Transportation

Parnassus

UCSF Medical Center is accessible via Muni streetcar line N-Judah*, which stops at Second Avenue and Irving Street, and the following Muni bus lines, which stop in front of the hospital:

  • 43-Masonic*
  • 6-Parnassus

For more information about Muni visit, www.sfmuni.com.

* Wheelchair accessible bus routes

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Clinic Team

Homer Boushey
Dr. Homer Boushey,
pulmonologist
John Fahy
Dr. John Fahy,
pulmonologist
Katherine Gundling
Dr. Katherine Gundling,
allergy and immunology specialist
Susan Janson
Dr. Susan Janson,
nurse practitioner
Stephen Lazarus
Dr. Stephen Lazarus,
pulmonologist
Prescott Woodruff
Dr. Prescott Woodruff,
pulmonologist and critical care specialist