Resources & Support
At UCSF Health, we are renowned for our highly specialized and cutting-edge medical care. Along with innovative medicine, we strive to provide a variety of services to ensure that patients and families are fully supported while in our care. UCSF has a team of experienced social workers and condition-specific support groups as well as classes to help patients and families navigate their experiences while in our clinics and hospitals.Our support services also include unique programs to help heal the mind and spirit, such as Art for Recovery, Healing Through Dance and complimentary spa treatments during infusion therapy. During an unfamiliar and stressful time, UCSF's support services are ready to lend a hand whenever patients and families need it most.
The doctors took one look at my MRI and saw the problem. I had a hole in my skull, behind my left eye.
Vanessa Ross was an aspiring young actress living in Los Angeles when she had her first seizure. For the next six years, her condition slowly destroyed her independence, her sense of control and her career. It wasn't until she was examined by doctors at UCSF that she learned what was causing her seizures.Read more