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Norman G. Hearst


Family physician
Doctor in San Francisco, researcher around the world

Dr. Norman G. Hearst is a family doctor. He has special interests in HIV and AIDS epidemiology and prevention, expanding research capacity in developing countries and international health.

Hearst earned his medical degree at UCSF and completed a residency in family medicine at UCSF Fresno. He also received fellowship training in clinical epidemiology from UCSF. He earned a master of public health degree from the University of California, Berkeley.

  • Education

    UCSF, 1980

  • Residencies

    UCSF Fresno, Family Medicine, 1983

  • Fellowships

    UCSF, Clinical Epidemiology, 1985

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My goal is to manage about 95 percent of my patients' health problems and to make sure they get the right specialty care for the rest.

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    Explained things in a way that was easy to understand
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    Did the doctor pay attention to your concerns
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    Gave easy to understand instructions about taking care of health problems or concerns
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    Knew the important information about your medical history
    127 Ratings
    The provider showed respect for what you had to say
    128 Ratings
    The provider spent enough time with me
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