Andrew Gross, MD

Rheumatology clinic chief

Dr. Andrew Gross is an expert in the treatment of lupus and director of clinical programs in Rheumatology. He also is rheumatology clinic chief at UCSF Medical Center. Rheumatology at UCSF — which treats conditions such as rheumatoid arthritis, systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), spondyloarthritis, scleroderma and vasculitides — is among the top 10 in the nation, according to a ranking by U.S. News & World Report.

In addition to treating patients, Gross conducts research on the deregulation of immune function in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus. Gross earned a medical degree at Tufts University in Boston. He then trained in internal medicine and rheumatology at Tufts-New England Medical Center, and remained there for another year as a faculty member in Rheumatology. He joined the UCSF faculty in 2003 and completed a post-doctoral fellowship at UCSF in Microbiology and Immunology.

Clinics

ILD Program
400 Parnassus Ave., Fifth Floor
San Francisco, CA 94143
Phone: (415) 353-2577
Fax: (415) 353-8944

Lupus Clinic
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.

Rheumatoid Arthritis Clinic
400 Parnassus Ave., Floor B-1
San Francisco, CA 94143
Phone: (415) 353-2497
Fax: (415) 353-2530

Hours: Monday to Friday,
8 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Rheumatology Clinic
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.

Scleroderma Clinic
400 Parnassus Ave., Floor B1
San Francisco, CA 94143
Phone: (415) 353-4407
Fax: (415) 353-8463

Hours: Monday to Friday; 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Conditions & Treatments

Board Certification

Rheumatology, American Board of Internal Medicine

Academic Title

Professor

More about Andrew Gross

Education

Tufts University School of Medicine 1996

Residencies

New England Medical Center, Internal Medicine 1999

Fellowships

New England Medical Center, Rheumatology 2002

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Kushner T, Shinkai K, Fox L, Ying D, Gross A, Balitzer D, Gill R, Brandman D. New presentation of autoimmune hepatitis with erythema multiforme. Hepatology. 2018 Apr; 67(4):1628-1630.
  2. Saeed L, Schmidt TH, Gensler LS, Gross AJ, Fox LP, Scharschmidt TC, Gaensler K, Naik H, Rosenblum MA, Shinkai K. Successful treatment of mucous membrane pemphigoid with bortezomib. JAAD Case Rep. 2018 Jan; 4(1):81-83.
  3. Jiang B, Patino MM, Gross AJ, Leong SPL, Moretto JC, Kashani-Sabet M, Kim KB. Diffuse granulomatous panniculitis associated with anti PD-1 antibody therapy. JAAD Case Rep. 2018 Jan; 4(1):13-16.

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