Nazaneen Homaifar



Dr. Nazaneen Homaifar is an obstetrician and gynecologist who enjoys guiding patients through their pregnancies, counseling patients on family planning, providing contraception and treating menstrual irregularities, fibroids, endometriosis, urinary incontinence, gender dysphoria and pelvic pain. She also performs minimally invasive surgery (vaginal and laparoscopic techniques) and abdominal surgery for a variety of gynecological conditions.

Homaifar's previous research focused on increasing access to maternal and adolescent health care around the world. She currently works on quality improvement projects focused on patient education, satisfaction and outcomes. She is interested in health care technology and innovation, normalizing obstetric care and interprofessional collaboration.

Homaifar earned a master of business administration degree from Harvard Business School and her medical degree from the Duke University School of Medicine. She completed a residency in obstetrics, gynecology and reproductive sciences at UCSF.

Homaifar is a member of the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists.

  • Education

    Duke University School of Medicine, 2013

    Harvard Business School, MBA, 2011

  • Residencies

    UCSF, Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, 2017

  • Academic Title

    Assistant Professor

Clinics I work with

Obstetrics & Gynecology at Mount Zion

2356 Sutter St.
San Francisco, CA 94143

My reviews


Overall Experience
162 Reviews
This was the best care I've received from a physician ever. Dr. Homaifar was incredibly kind informative attentive to my medical history and physical/mental wellbeing and walked me through every step of the appointment.
Explained things in a way that was easy to understand
162 Reviews
Did the doctor pay attention to your concerns
162 Reviews
Gave easy to understand instructions about taking care of health problems or concerns
159 Reviews
Knew the important information about your medical history
162 Reviews
The provider showed respect for what you had to say
161 Reviews
The provider spent enough time with me
161 Reviews

"I've witnessed thousands of births, but to go through my own at UCSF gave me an appreciation of what it means to be a patient coming to the clinic."