Scleroderma Clinic

The UCSF Scleroderma Clinic offers compassionate, comprehensive care for patients with scleroderma (also called systemic sclerosis), mixed connective tissue disease, Sjögren's syndrome and inflammatory myositis. Patients benefit from the diverse expertise of the clinic team, which includes rheumatologists, a dermatologist and a plastic surgeon who specializes in autoimmune disease.

Our doctors also work closely with colleagues in the Interstitial Lung Disease Program and the Advanced Heart Failure Program, enrolling patients in clinical studies of autoimmune lung disease and pulmonary hypertension.

Our locations

Expand Map

    Awards & recognition

    • usnews-neurology

      Best hospital in Northern California

    • usnews-rheumatology

      Best in the West for rheumatology

    • n7-2x

      Ranked No. 7 in the nation for rheumatology

    Support services

    Patient Resource

    Case Management and Social Work

    Connect with a team that can help you find resources, solve problems and advocate for you during treatment at UCSF.

    Class

    Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction Class

    This eight-week UCSF class teaches mindfulness practices, such as meditation and body awareness, that can reduce stress and improve your overall health.

    Patient Resource

    Patient Relations

    We welcome feedback about your experience at UCSF Health. Find out how to contact us with comments, questions or concerns.

    Patient Resource

    Spiritual Care Services

    Chaplains representing many faiths are available around the clock to provide support, comfort and counsel to patients, families and caregivers. Learn more.

    International Services

    If you live in another country and are coming to UCSF for medical
    treatment, our patient liaisons can help coordinate all aspects of your visit.

    Learn more

    Interpreters

    UCSF offers language services at no charge for patients with limited
    English, as well as for patients who are deaf or have trouble hearing.

    Learn more

    Hospital Stays

    Checking into the hospital? Find helpful information by clicking on the relevant “Your Hospital Stay” booklet: Mission Bay, Parnassus or Mount
    Zion.

    Learn more
    10 ways to get the most from your doctor visit

    Your Doctor Visit

    See our top 10 tips for making your UCSF doctor’s appointment as stress-free and productive as possible.

    Learn more
    Preparing for your appointment

    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

    Related clinics

    Rheumatology Clinic

    400 Parnassus Ave., Floor B1
    San Francisco, CA 94143

    Can't find what you're looking for?

    UCSF Help Center

    (888) 689-8273

    Share