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You're a city like no other and we’re proud to call you home. Through the years, you've inspired us with your creativity, resilience and character. You're a community of diverse people, cultures and ideas.

We aim to channel your innovative spirit into new discoveries and life-improving treatments. We aspire to reflect your compassion through our individualized care. We've grown with you over time, striving to meet your needs as a vibrant and dynamic city.

It's our privilege – and pride – to take care of you. With love.

Care close to home

Our extensive city-wide network of hospitals and clinics supports our mission to serve San Francisco. Whether you need a family doctor or an expert on a specific condition, you’ll find compassionate providers in every specialty and personalized care in your own backyard.

The best care in the world starts with love

Serving our communities

Orthopedics for female athletes

The first of its kind to launch in the Bay Area, the UCSF Women’s Sports Medicine Center helps female-identifying adults and kids achieve their goals for physical activity and performance.

Meeting the cardiovascular needs of Asian patients

The UCSF Asian Heart and Vascular Center provides culturally sensitive information and care in multiple languages for some of San Francisco’s largest communities.

Black families receive tailored birthing care

As part of the EMBRACE framework, we take a holistic approach to perinatal care that includes intentional racial consciousness.

Approaching gender-affirming health with compassion

Our collaborative team of doctors from several specialties serves transgender, nonbinary and gender-expansive patients.

UCSF has been caring for San Francisco since the California gold rush, through the 1906 earthquake, Civil Rights era and HIV/AIDS pandemic to the present.

Our commitment and values

  • Embracing diversity

    One of San Francisco’s defining features is the rich variety of cultures that comprise our community. In keeping with UCSF Health’s core values, we embrace the diverse beliefs, needs and experiences of our patients, providers and staff.

  • Leading in LGBTQ+ care

    UCSF works to provide a safe, equitable and welcoming environment where members of our LGBTQ+ community can receive high-quality health care services. We’ve been setting the pace in LGBTQ+ health for decades.

  • Striving for excellence

    As part of our dedication to delivering the highest quality patient care, we track objective measures of performance. This ensures we’re meeting our own high standards while staying competitive with other top U.S. medical centers.

  • Putting patients first

    We care deeply about the experiences of our patients. Many of them share stories of their healing journeys at UCSF, describing how our providers and cutting-edge care helped them get back to all the things they love about life.

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