Family medicine specialist
Dr. Laura Hill-Sakurai is a family physician with a special interest in doctor-patient communication and menopause. Her research focuses on varied understandings of menopause based on women's experiences, as well as women's decisions about hormone replacement therapy and complementary alternative medicine during menopause.
Hill-Sakurai is an assistant professor in the UCSF Department of Family and Community Medicine. As an educator, she focuses on culture in medicine, human sexuality and LGBTI issues and professionalism in the pre-doctoral curriculum. She is a graduate of Ramsey Family and Community Medicine Residency in the St. Paul, Minn., University of Iowa College of Medicine and Carleton College.
Family Medicine Center at Lakeshore
1569 Sloat Blvd., Suite 333
San Francisco, CA 94132
New Patient Appointments:
(844) 727-8273 (
Phone: (415) 353-9339
Fax: (415) 353-3450
Hours: Monday to Friday
8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
(second and fourth Wednesday of the month, open 9:30 a.m.)
University of Iowa School of Medicine 1997
Health Partners Institute of Medical Education, Family Practice 2000
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