The Rheumatology Clinic is a regional center for rheumatic diseases and arthritis. Our physicians provide consultation and continuing care for patients with rheumatoid diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis and systemic lupus erythematosus. Specialized imaging studies and immunologic testing are available, as is a range of standard and investigational treatments.
To check the status of your appointment request, please email the Rheumatology Clinic at firstname.lastname@example.org.
400 Parnassus Ave., Floor B1
San Francisco, CA 94143
Phone: (415) 353-2497
Fax: (415) 353-2530
Hours: Monday to Friday,
8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
This clinic uses UCSF MyChart, an online patient service. Message your provider, request medication refills, view some test results and more.
Thank you for your interest in the Rheumatology Clinic.
Please note, the UCSF Rheumatology Clinic does not specialize in the diagnosis or management of fibromyalgia, chronic pain or chronic fatigue syndrome. If you or your physician think you might have one of these conditions, we recommend you see a rheumatologist in your community.
If you would like to request a new patient appointment, please fax the following documents to our office at (415) 353-2530:
The review process can take up to five to 10 business days or longer, due to the volume of requests we receive. Feel free to email our office at email@example.com to inquire about the status of your request. Please email us rather than calling, as the phone lines can be very busy.
Please note that we receive many referral requests and are not always able to accept new patients. If we cannot accept you as a patient, we will notify your referring physician and provide him or her with a list of other providers. If we are able to take you as a patient, we will contact you to schedule an appointment.
Thank you for considering the UCSF Rheumatology Clinic for your health care needs.
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 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.
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:
For more information about Muni visit, www.sfmuni.com.
* Wheelchair accessible bus routes