Gastrointestinal Surgery at Parnassus
UCSF Gastrointestinal Surgery at Parnassus cares for patients with diseases of the gastrointestinal (GI) tract. This includes cancers and benign conditions of the esophagus, liver, spleen, bile ducts, pancreas, stomach and gallbladder. UCSF performs large numbers of GI surgeries with excellent outcomes for patients. Most surgeries are performed using minimally invasive techniques that UCSF helped pioneer.
Individualized treatment is a hallmark of the program. Patients receive state-of-the-art care from a team of experts that includes a gastrointestinal surgeon collaborating with other specialists, such as gastroenterologists and thoracic surgeons.
Hobart W. Harris
MD, MPH, FACSGastrointestinal surgeon
Jonathan T. Carter
MD, FACSBariatric and general surgeon
Tammy T. Chang
MD, PhDGastrointestinal surgeon
Matthew Y.C. Lin
Stanley J. Rogers
MDBariatric and laparoscopic surgeon
Ian S. Soriano
MD, FACSGastrointestinal surgeon
Awards & recognition
Among the top hospitals in the nation
One of the nation's best in gastroenterology & GI surgery
Prophylactic Reinforcement of Ventral Abdominal Incisions Trial
The primary endpoint of the trial is the occurrence of incisional hernia in each treatment group (Phasix™ Mesh or Control Group)
Esophageal Manometry During Recovery From Anesthesia: Pilot Study
Our primary objective is to determine the timing of the return of normal pharyngoesophageal function upon withdrawal of general anesthesia.
Plan your visit
What to Bring
- Photo I.D.
- Health insurance card
- Insurance authorization, if required
- Doctor's referral, if required
- Recent test results related to your condition
- List of your medications, including dosages, plus any you're allergic to
- List of questions you may have
- Device or paper for taking notes