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About me

Dr. Robert Baron, an internal medicine specialist and primary care doctor, serves as vice chief of the UCSF Division of General Internal Medicine. With a special interest in treating obesity, he is founder and director of the UCSF Weight Management Program. He is also interested in nutrition and preventive medicine.

Baron earned a master's degree in nutrition at the University of Wisconsin–Madison and his medical degree from UCSF.

Baron has directed the UCSF Primary Care Internal Medicine Residency Program since 1989.

  • Education

    UCSF, 1978

  • Residencies

    UCSF, Internal Medicine

  • Board Certifications

    Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine

  • Academic Title

    Professor

  • Languages

    Spanish

General Internal Medicine at Sutter Street

1701 Divisadero St., Suite 500
San Francisco, CA 94115

Weight Management Program

1701 Divisadero St., Suite 500
San Francisco, CA 94143

My reviews

4.9

Overall Experience
82 Reviews
Dr. Baron is the best - A+ doctor
Explained things in a way that was easy to understand
82 Reviews
Did the doctor pay attention to your concerns
82 Reviews
Gave easy to understand instructions about taking care of health problems or concerns
78 Reviews
Knew the important information about your medical history
80 Reviews
The provider showed respect for what you had to say
81 Reviews
The provider spent enough time with me
81 Reviews

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