Dr. S. Andrew Josephson is a neurologist who specializes in neurovascular and other neurological disorders. At UCSF Medical Center, he cares for general neurology and stroke patients. Josephson's research interests include cognitive impairment after stroke and other neurological and medical illness as well as improving the quality and safety of hospital care for patients with rare and common neurological disorders.
After graduating from Stanford University, Josephson earned a medical degree at Washington University in St. Louis, Mo. He completed an internship in internal medicine and a residency in neurology at UCSF, where he was chief resident. He also completed fellowships in neurovascular neurology, specializing in stroke, and behavioral neurology, specializing in dementia, at UCSF. He is the Carmen Castro Franceschi and Gladyne K. Mitchell Neurohospitalist Distinguished Professor of Neurology, director of UCSF's Neurohospitalist Program, Senior Executive Vice Chair of Neurology and medical director of Inpatient Neurology at UCSF.
Neurovascular Disease and Stroke Center
400 Parnassus Ave., Eighth Floor
San Francisco, CA 94143
Phone: (415) 353-8897
Fax: (415) 353-8705
Hours: Monday to Friday
8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Washington University School of Medicine 2001
UCSF Medical Center 2004
UCSF Medical Center, Neurology 2005
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