Brent G. Kobashi



Dr. Brent Kobashi is an internal medicine specialist who focuses on disease prevention in his patient care. He considers himself an interventional minimalist, emphasizing the fewest, best possible therapies with the most proven benefit. His particular interests include chronic disease management and quality of life, preventive care, healthy aging and treating such conditions as diabetes, high blood pressure and HIV.

Kobashi also is knowledgeable on the subjects of cross-cultural medicine and underserved populations.

Kobashi earned his medical degree from Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed a residency in internal medicine at UCSF.

  • Education

    Stanford University, 2006

  • Residencies

    UCSF, Internal Medicine, 2009

  • Academic Title

    Associate Professor

Clinics I work with

General Internal Medicine at Sutter Street

1701 Divisadero St., Suite 500
San Francisco, CA 94115

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Overall Experience
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Explained things in a way that was easy to understand
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Did the doctor pay attention to your concerns
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Gave easy to understand instructions about taking care of health problems or concerns
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Knew the important information about your medical history
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The provider showed respect for what you had to say
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The provider spent enough time with me
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