Kenneth Woeber, MD

Endocrinologist

Dr. Kenneth A. Woeber is an endocrinologist who sees patients in the Endocrinology Clinic at the Mount Zion campus and Thyroid Clinic at the Parnassus campus of UCSF Medical Center. He is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in endocrinology and metabolism and is a fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh.

A native of South Africa, he earned undergraduate and medical degrees at the University of the Witwatersrand. He went to the Harvard Medical Unit and Thorndike Memorial Laboratory for postgraduate training, later serving on the faculty at Harvard Medical School. His research addresses the transport and peripheral metabolism of thyroid hormone. He received the Van Meter Prize of the American Thyroid Association and served as chair of the subspecialty board of Endocrinology and Metabolism of the American Board of Internal Medicine. At UCSF, Woeber is a professor of medicine, an honorary member of Alpha Omega Alpha and a master cllinician in the Department of Medicine.

Clinics

Endocrinology Clinic at Mount Zion
2200 Post St., Suite C-432
San Francisco, CA 94115
Phone: (415) 885–7574
Fax: (415) 885–7724

Hours: Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Endocrinology Clinic at Parnassus
400 Parnassus Ave., Suite A-550
San Francisco, CA 94143
Phone: (415) 353–2350
Fax: (415) 353–2337

Hours: Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 5 pm.

Thyroid Clinic
400 Parnassus Ave., Suite A-550
San Francisco, CA 94143
Phone: (415) 353–2350
Fax: (415) 353–2337

Hours: Monday to Friday, 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Conditions & Treatments

Academic Title

Professor

More about Kenneth Woeber

Education

University of Witwatersrand School of Medicine 1957

Residencies

Johannesburg Hospital 1959

Fellowships

Harvard Medical Unit, Boston City Hospital, Endocrinology 1962

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Kim TY, Woeber KA, MacMaster HW, Rushakoff RJ. Peripheral IV Insulin Infusion Infiltration Presenting as "Insulin Resistance". Crit Care Med. 2016 Nov; 44(11):e1137-e1140.
  2. Woeber KA. AN OVERVIEW OF ENDOGENOUS SUBCLINICAL HYPERTHYROIDISM AND CARDIAC DISEASE. Endocr Pract. 2016 12; 22(12):1449-1452.
  3. Woeber KA. THE SIGNIFICANCE OF THYROGLOBULIN ANTIBODIES IN PAPILLARY THYROID CANCER. Endocr Pract. 2016 Sep; 22(9):1132-3.

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