Daniel Pound


Family physician
Classical musician

About me

Dr. Daniel Pound is a primary care doctor who specializes in caring for seniors. His expertise focuses particularly on preventive medicine and osteoporosis. He has a special interest in understanding and teaching others how to care for patients in the final years of life.

Pound earned his medical degree from the University of South Carolina School of Medicine and then completed his residency in family medicine at Huntsville Hospital, an affiliate of the University of Alabama – Birmingham.

An enthusiastic educator, Pound feels fortunate to teach medical students about geriatric care through direct encounters with patients, helping equip future doctors to care for the aging population. He is passionate about instilling respect for older adults and their caregivers in his students.

Pound is a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians. In his free time, he enjoys playing classical music, and occasionally plays tango or polka music as well.

  • Education

    University of South Carolina School of Medicine, 1986

  • Residencies

    University of Alabama – Birmingham, Family Medicine, 1989

  • Board Certifications

    Hospice & Palliative Medicine, American Board of Family Medicine

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I am dedicated to knowing patients as whole people, to treating them with compassion and to caring for them throughout all phases of aging.

Center for Geriatric Care

3575 Geary Blvd., First Floor
San Francisco, CA 94118

My reviews


Overall Experience
313 Reviews
Excellent Dr. with great bedside manners. Extremely impressed that he has taken his time to review my mother's medical chart before our visits and had follow-up questions.
Explained things in a way that was easy to understand
310 Reviews
Did the doctor pay attention to your concerns
309 Reviews
Gave easy to understand instructions about taking care of health problems or concerns
293 Reviews
Knew the important information about your medical history
310 Reviews
The provider showed respect for what you had to say
312 Reviews
The provider spent enough time with me
312 Reviews