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Kristen Pellegrino, M.D.

Family medicine specialist

Dr. Kristen Pellegrino is a family medicine doctor at UCSF Primary Care at Laurel Village. She is particularly interested in preventive medicine, women's health including colposcopy and contraceptive care, and adolescent care.

Pellegrino is a graduate of the Stritch School of Medicine at Loyola University Chicago. She completed a residency in family medicine at the Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center in Chicago, an affiliate of the University of Illinois, and a fellowship in women's health at MacNeal Hospital in Berwyn, Ill. She is an assistant clinical professor in family and community medicine at the UCSF School of Medicine and a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians.

This doctor is accepting new patients.


Primary Care at China Basin
185 Berry St., Lobby 2, Suite 130
San Francisco, CA 94107
Phone: (415) 514-6420
Fax: (415) 514-2998

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

More about Kristen Pellegrino


Loyola University Chicago, Stritch School of Medicine 2007


Illinois Masonic Medical Center, Chicago, Family Medicine 2010

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Naccache SN, Federman S, Veeraraghavan N, Zaharia M, Lee D, Samayoa E, Bouquet J, Greninger AL, Luk KC, Enge B, Wadford DA, Messenger SL, Genrich GL, Pellegrino K, Grard G, Leroy E, Schneider BS, Fair JN, Martínez MA, Isa P, Crump JA, DeRisi JL, Sittler T, Hackett J, Miller S, Chiu CY. A cloud-compatible bioinformatics pipeline for ultrarapid pathogen identification from next-generation sequencing of clinical samples. Genome Res. 2014 Jul; 24(7):1180-92.

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