Hala Borno


Genitourinary oncologist

About me

Dr. Hala Borno is an oncologist who cares for patients who have cancers along the urinary tract, including kidney, bladder, testicular and prostate cancer. She specializes in treating prostate cancer.

Borno's research focuses on understanding causes of inequalities in cancer prevention, treatment, outcomes and clinical research participation. She is interested in developing and studying new ways to address these causes of inequalities.

Borno earned her medical degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine. She completed a residency in internal medicine and a fellowship in medical oncology at UCSF, where she was selected chief oncology fellow. She is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and Alliance for Clinical Trials in Oncology.

  • Education

    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine, 2013

  • Residencies

    UCSF, Internal Medicine, 2016

  • Fellowships

    UCSF, Medical Oncology, 2018

  • Academic Title

    Assistant Professor

Genitourinary Medical Oncology Clinic

Bakar Precision Cancer Medicine Building

1825 Fourth St., Sixth Floor
San Francisco, CA 94158

My reviews


Overall Experience
222 Reviews
Dr. Borno has been a fantastic advocate for me through the entire treatment process. Very very pleased - exceptional experience.
Explained things in a way that was easy to understand
221 Reviews
Did the doctor pay attention to your concerns
221 Reviews
Gave easy to understand instructions about taking care of health problems or concerns
217 Reviews
Knew the important information about your medical history
220 Reviews
The provider showed respect for what you had to say
221 Reviews
The provider spent enough time with me
219 Reviews