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Maria Byron


Associate Chief, Medical Information Officer

Dr. Maria Byron is a specialist in internal medicine and a primary care doctor.

Byron works to design and implement solutions from the field of information science that support quality improvement, analysis, doctor job satisfaction, patient experience and outpatient care. Her efforts include a deep dive into UCSF clinic practices to optimize the use of electronic health records and workflow.

Byron's research focuses on improving outpatient care through information science.

Byron received her medical degree from the University of Washington School of Medicine. She then completed a residency in internal medicine at UCSF.

Byron is a member of the Society of General Internal Medicine.

  • Education

    University of Washington, 2011

  • Residencies

    UCSF, Internal Medicine , 2014

  • Board Certifications

    Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine

    Clinical Informatics, American Board of Preventive Medicine

  • Academic Title

    Associate Professor

Where I see patients (1)

    My reviews


    Overall Experience
    79 Ratings
    About our process
    Nov 11, 2023
    I very much appreciate Dr. Byron and would like her to continue being my primary care provider! She is so efficient and caring as well as knowledgeable.
    Nov 03, 2023
    Dr. Byron is delightful! Glad I am aging under her care.
    Oct 14, 2023
    Dr.Byron has always been a wonderful physician and I highly recommend her. She listens to my concerns and does reiterate and summarize the visit to ensure both parties' clear understanding of what has been discussed
    Jul 20, 2023
    I have recommended Dr. Byron and this practice to multiple people. Dr. Byron was not taking new patients but they are still a patient of this practice.
    Mar 05, 2023
    Feb 23, 2023
    I am fortunate to have such a caring doctor who takes the time to help me and come up with a plan to manage my complex impairments. Again she is the best doctor a person could have.
    Feb 02, 2023
    Unfortunately Dr. Byron only sees patients one day a week and her practice is full. I would very much like to get on a waitlist. She was engaged professional and friendly.
    Jan 27, 2023
    I have always received excellent service from the staff at Mt. Zion. Dr. Byron shows the utmost concern for my health needs
    Jan 26, 2023
    Best visit Ever. Good day to you all.
    Jan 02, 2023
    Dr. Byron is an excellent doctor. She really listens and is very thorough in providing care.
    Dec 29, 2022
    I have very complicated medical conditions and Dr. Byron has treated me for years. We have been able to work together to help with the difficulties. She has been a very good partner.
    Oct 18, 2022
    Dr.Byron is very attentive in listening to me for all my problems. She is truly good in giving her opinions too. I truly blessed with her concern and care.I consider myself lucky to have her as my primary care physician.She the best!!
    Oct 15, 2022
    Dr. Byron is a caring doctor and keeps me functional. She knows about my multiple impairments and refers me to the proper experts to help ensure I am taken care of. I feel fortunate to have Dr. Byron on my team of doctors.
    Oct 13, 2022
    Dr. Byron was really very good.
    Sep 11, 2022
    My poor doctor gets hit with all sorts of questions but I come in with them written down so I don't forget some. Some times we get to them sometimes not. That is fine. We have it worked out.
    Jul 14, 2022
    Dr. Byron is amazing. She understands my complex and multiple impairments and listens to my concerns. I have recommended her to friends in the past. Unfortunately she was not taking new patients and they are seeing other people in the practice.
    Jun 09, 2022
    Dr. Byron is wonderful. She is caring and knowledgeable. I trusted her implicitly with my care.
    Apr 28, 2022
    Very good
    Apr 14, 2022
    Dr. Byron is very caring and thorough. I have referred friends to her but I do not believe she is taking any new patients. They did find another doctor in the same practice that they are very happy with.