Don Ng


Associate director, General Medicine Clinic

Dr. Don Ng is a primary care doctor who specializes in the cultural aspects of caring for Asian patients. Fluent in Cantonese, he educates patients about their illnesses and other health issues that particularly affect the Asian American community, such as Hepatitis B, smoking and cancer screening. He serves as associate director of the UCSF General Medicine Clinic at Mount Zion.

Ng earned his medical degree at the University of California, Davis. He completed a residency in primary care internal medicine at Highland Hospital, part of the Alameda Health System. He joined UCSF in 1992.

In 2002, Ng took a one-year sabbatical to work with the San Francisco Chinese community through On Lok senior services.

Ng is a member of the American College of Physicians, Society of General Internal Medicine and California Academy of Medicine.

  • Education

    UC Davis, 1987

  • Residencies

    Alameda Health System, Internal Medicine, 1990

  • Board Certifications

    Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine

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Clinics I work with

General Internal Medicine at Post Street

1545 Divisadero St., First and Second Floors
San Francisco, CA 94115

My reviews


Overall Experience
141 Reviews
My wife and I always appreciate Dr. Ng's professionalism friendliness help caring support and patience in answering our questions and medical concerns.
Explained things in a way that was easy to understand
139 Reviews
Did the doctor pay attention to your concerns
139 Reviews
Gave easy to understand instructions about taking care of health problems or concerns
137 Reviews
Knew the important information about your medical history
139 Reviews
The provider showed respect for what you had to say
140 Reviews
The provider spent enough time with me
137 Reviews