Viveca Ross is a dietitian with UCSF's Intestinal Rehabilitation and Transplant Program, where she assesses the nutritional status of patients and recommends ways to improve their gastrointestinal tolerance with changes to their diet. She provides guidance to patients receiving enteral and parenteral nutrition as well. Ross also helps care for patients hospitalized for surgery at UCSF Medical Center at Mount Zion, particularly those who need parenteral nutrition.
In addition to working with patients, Ross teaches classes to dietetic interns and medical residents at UCSF. She has a special interest and expertise in the role of nutrition in wound healing.
Ross received her bachelor's degree in nutrition and clinical dietetics from UC Berkeley and joined UCSF in 1989. She is a member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and the American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition.
Intestinal Rehabilitation and Transplantation Program
350 Parnassus Ave., Suite 410
San Francisco, CA 94143
Phone: (877) 762-6935, (415
Fax: (415) 353-8917
Hours: Second and fourth Tuesday of the month
UC Berkeley, nutrition and dietetics
This health care professional is not a member of UCSF Medical Group. Please check with your health insurance plan regarding coverage for services.