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Robert Rushakoff


Medical Director, UCSF Diabetes Clinic at Mount Zion

About me

Dr. Robert Rushakoff is a renowned expert in diabetes, serving as medical director of the UCSF Diabetes Clinic at Mount Zion as well as medical director for inpatient diabetes care at UCSF.

Rushakoff is a member of the diabetes and endocrinology research lab at the UCSF Mount Zion campus, where he studies the use of the internet to train doctors as well as patients in managing diabetes. His research has been published in medical journals.

Rushakoff earned his medical degree and a master's degree in pharmacology at the Medical College of Wisconsin. He completed a residency in internal medicine at UCSF, followed by an endocrinology fellowship at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center.

  • Education

    Medical College of Wisconsin, 1982

  • Residencies

    UCSF, Internal Medicine, 1985

  • Fellowships

    Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Endocrinology, 1987

  • Board Certifications

    Endocrinology Diabetes & Metab, American Board of Internal Medicine/Endocrinology, Diabetes, Metabolism

    Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine

  • Academic Title


Diabetes Clinic at Mount Zion

2200 Post St., Suite C-418
San Francisco, CA 94115

My reviews


Overall Experience
246 Reviews
Dr. Rushakoff is knowledgeable well prepared and empathetic. Great health care partner!
Explained things in a way that was easy to understand
245 Reviews
Did the doctor pay attention to your concerns
245 Reviews
Gave easy to understand instructions about taking care of health problems or concerns
239 Reviews
Knew the important information about your medical history
246 Reviews
The provider showed respect for what you had to say
245 Reviews
The provider spent enough time with me
244 Reviews

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