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Mary Ellen DiPaola

Dietitian and diabetes educator

Mary Ellen DiPaola is a dietitian, certified diabetes educator and board-certified lactation consultant. She provides nutrition therapy for chronic kidney disease, diabetes, weight management and bariatric surgery, cardiac and gastrointestinal disorders, as well as women's health, obstetrics, and childhood feeding issues.

At UCSF, DiPaola sees patients at the Nutrition Counseling Clinic, Pre-Kidney Transplant Clinic, the Bariatric Surgery Center, the Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome Clinic, The Young Women's Clinic and the adult diabetes practice. DiPaola received her Bachelor of Science degree in nutrition and dietetics from the University of Delaware and completed an internship at University of Indiana/Purdue University Medical Center.

Clinics

Bariatric Surgery Center
400 Parnassus Ave., Sixth Floor, Room A-655
San Francisco, CA 94143-0338
Phone: (415) 353-2804
Fax: (415) 353-2505

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

Connie Frank Transplant Center at UCSF
400 Parnassus Ave., Seventh Floor
San Francisco, CA 94143
Phone: (415) 353-1551
Pre-Kidney Fax: (415) 353-8708
Post-Kidney Fax: (415) 353-8381

Hours: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Nutrition Counseling Clinic at Mount Zion
1701 Divisadero St., Fifth Floor
San Francisco, CA 94143-0310
Appointments: (415) 353-4174
Office: (415) 353-2291
Fax: (415) 353-2648

Hours: Tuesday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:15 p.m. or 1 – 4:15 p.m. alternating weeks
Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. and 1:15 – 4:30 p.m.

PCOS Clinic
2356 Sutter St., Third Floor
San Francisco, CA 94143
Phone: (415) 885-3674
Fax: (415) 885-3663

Hours: Two Thursdays a month
8 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Young Women's Clinic
1833 Fillmore Street, Third Floor
San Francisco, CA 94115
Phone: (415) 353-7332

Hours:
Tuesday, 8:30 – 11 a.m.
Thursday, 12:30 – 3:00 p.m.

Conditions & Treatments