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Leticia Rolon



Dr. Leticia Rolon is a nephrologist who cares for patients in both inpatient and outpatient settings. In the outpatient nephrology clinic, she treats patients with the goal of preventing kidney disorders from progressing to end-stage renal disease. In the hospital, she oversees nephrology consultations for patients in intensive care as well as the wards. She also cares for patients at outpatient dialysis centers who need either hemodialysis or peritoneal dialysis because of renal insufficiency.

Rolon earned her medical degree from the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA. She then completed a residency in internal medicine and a fellowship in nephrology at UCSF. As an undergraduate at UCLA, Rolon was a Regents Scholar, one of the highest honors conferred on students in the UC system.

Upon joining the faculty at UCSF, Rolon was selected as a John A. Watson Faculty Scholar. She has a passion for medical education, and works on curriculum development and implementation as assistant director for the Renal, Endocrine, GI and Nutrition course in the new UCSF Bridges Curriculum. She also works with the UCSF Residency Diversity Committee and volunteers with UCSF medical students in several student-run free clinics for underserved communities in San Francisco.

Rolon is a member of the American Society of Nephrology as well as the European Renal Association – European Dialysis and Transplant Association.

  • Education

    David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, 2010

  • Residencies

    UCSF, Internal Medicine, 2013

  • Fellowships

    UCSF, Nephrology, 2016

  • Board Certifications

    Nephrology, American Board of Internal Medicine

    Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine

  • Academic Title

    Assistant Professor

  • Languages


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    My reviews


    Overall Experience
    33 Ratings
    About our process
    Jan 21, 2023
    Great Doctor
    Jan 06, 2023
    I have been a patient of Dr Rolon for several years. She has done a fantastic job guiding and inspiring me.
    May 25, 2022
    It's top-notch care. Very satisfied
    Mar 13, 2022
    Dr Rolon is an excellent doctor who explains everything so you can understand and handles your concerns
    Jan 29, 2022
    The best experience and professional treatment.
    Aug 14, 2021
    Comprehensive knowledgable and thorough in my visit and care needs.
    Aug 13, 2021
    Dr. Rolon really takes good care of me. I wish she was my primary care provider.
    May 22, 2021
    the best and nicest
    May 18, 2021
    A course of action will be decided after test and lab results are read.

    My work

    Dr. Rolon's calling

    A stint as a hospital volunteer revealed her purpose