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Neurointerventional Radiology Clinic

Neurointerventional radiology uses minimally invasive technologies to treat vascular conditions involving the central nervous system — the brain, spinal cord, head and neck. Radiologists in the Neurointerventional Radiology Clinic work with specialists in Head and Neck Surgery, Neurology, Neurosurgery and Radiation Oncology. Some of the conditions treated include aneurysms, arteriovenous malformations and stroke as well as the repair of fractured vertebra.

Images and Reports — To obtain a copy of your radiology images and reports, see information about contacting the Radiology Library.

You'll need a referral from your primary care provider or specialist to make an appointment. Once you have the referral, please call the number below.

Getting Here

Neurointerventional Radiology
505 Parnassus Ave., Third Floor, Room M-327
San Francisco, CA 94143
Consultation: (415) 353-1863
Scheduling: (415) 353-1869
Fax: (415) 353-8606

Hours: Monday to Friday
8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

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

Randall Higashida
Dr. Randall Higashida,
interventional neuroradiologist
Christopher Dowd
Dr. Christopher Dowd,
interventional neuroradiologist
Van Halbach
Dr. Van Halbach,
interventional neuroradiologist
Steven Hetts
Dr. Steven Hetts,
neurointerventional radiologist