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Sima Porten

MD, MPH

5.0

Overall Experience
349 reviews
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Jul 20, 2020
Dr Porten is an amazing doctor with empathy and compassion. Truly grateful she is my doctor.
Jul 15, 2020
Dr. Porten is the best. Very understanding and compasionate. I have recommended her to friends.
Jul 02, 2020
The Provider was very knowledgeable and well informed. She explained my condition very clearly and completely and she was responsive to all of my questions. Additionally she comported herself with professionalism while maintaining a very pleasantapproachable and agreeable manner. She was a pleasure to deal with.
May 21, 2020
I have the utmost confidence in UCSF.
May 20, 2020
Best doctor!!
May 17, 2020
just keep doing what u all r doing
May 12, 2020
Dr. Porten is a remarkable specialist who brings positivity and expertise forward with humanity and humor! one of a kind!
May 11, 2020
Extremely caring!
May 06, 2020
I have very little;e bandwidth. We had to abort the tele-connection in favor of just plain telephone. The provider quickly adapted to this.
Apr 26, 2020
I don't think I could've had a better doctor take care of me for my cancer Dr. Porten was outstanding
Apr 14, 2020
Dr. Porten is fantastic! She is highly competent and personable. I am very lucky to be in her care. She is incredible in every possible category!
Apr 07, 2020
Dr. Porten took time and professionally answered all questions I had regarding my condition and plan for care.
Apr 05, 2020
This provider is top notch. She's given me a new lease on life.
Apr 01, 2020
Couldn't be more sataisfied
Mar 11, 2020
As mentioned previously. Far exceeded my expectations.
Mar 11, 2020
Dr. Porten is consistently outstanding. Very smart and caring is a valuable combination.
Feb 29, 2020
good
Feb 11, 2020
I switched providers to have Dr. Porten ans my Urologist. She is extraordinary.
Feb 09, 2020
love UCSF and the whole staff and Doctors
Jan 29, 2020
full confidence
Jan 28, 2020
She seems lik an exceptionally able medical specialist.
Jan 22, 2020
very professional knowledgeable personable reassuring and commonsensical in her approach to treatment and advice. A great experience.
Jan 22, 2020
Great Team working together with each other . I felt I was in good handsthanks again.
Jan 14, 2020
After meeting with my doctor I felt very comfortable and have a very good level of trust with her
Jan 07, 2020
Dr. Porten is first-rate!!
Jan 07, 2020
I am so grateful to have Dr. Porten as my treating physician. I have complete trust in her judgment. I feel I am in the best possible hands.
Dec 12, 2019
very good
Dec 11, 2019
very sensitive to my conditions and concerns
Dec 01, 2019
I love my doctor
Nov 19, 2019
Dr Porten is top notch. The connection was instant.
Nov 13, 2019
Dr. Porten and her staff could not have been more friendly knowledgeable and efficient. I felt very fortunate to have such expert care.
Nov 06, 2019
Appreciated amount of information & care expressed. Explanation & time spent was exceptional. did not feel rushed or cut short. Every person encountered from doctor nurses clerks etc were great.
Nov 05, 2019
Very impressed with Dr. Porten. I feel better just having met with her. She is the best.
Oct 23, 2019
Good people all the way around.
Oct 17, 2019
Dr. Porten is the absolute best
Sep 30, 2019
very good
Sep 24, 2019
Dr. Porten is the the absolute best - I am fortunate to have her as my surgeon and urologist.
Aug 30, 2019
Dr Porten was patience kind and professional we just wish we could have her here in [location redacted]
Aug 28, 2019
Dr. Porten is a fabulous physician; UCSF's entire Urological Surgical team & department is and has been outstanding.
Aug 21, 2019
Doctor was exceptional- pleasant humorous very current with my case and options for treatment! wonderful experience!
Aug 10, 2019
the doctor shows a great level of confidence that puts you in automatic calm.. the way she addressed it was fully professional and no feeling of worry... wow i think that helps alot even though i knew what i had before the visit she explained it even further i didn't know it was as involved as it is!
Jul 17, 2019
I am so fortunate to be treated by Dr. Porten.
Jun 21, 2019
dr Porten is wonderful...all doctors should be like her.
Jun 01, 2019
Dr. Porten is the best I'm very fortunate to have her as my urologist/surgeon. The message center via which I had e-mailed Dr. Porten may not have conveyed my e-mail to her and the shortness of the visit did not give me a chance to ask about whether the generalized itching I still have is related to the bladder cancer.
May 31, 2019
I like my doctor very much. She is excellent and cares about her patients.
Apr 25, 2019
Dr Porten and her staff are excellent in all aspects of the patient visit. I feel very comfortable with them.
Apr 24, 2019
Dr. Porten is the best. I am so lucky to have her.
Apr 22, 2019
Good
Mar 20, 2019
again I am so happy to have Dr Porten and her team!
Mar 14, 2019
High quality medical advice was given
Mar 13, 2019
Dr Porten and he staff are great
Feb 19, 2019
She's amazing.
Feb 08, 2019
Dr. Porten is simply awesome. I never feel rushed she answers all my questions she explains my condition and planned treatment clearlyin the detail I appreciate and in a way that makes me a full participant in my care. She is just a great human.
Feb 05, 2019
excellent care provider
Jan 30, 2019
very good
Jan 21, 2019
Dr. Porten is truly awesome. She provided a lot of useful specific information about my cancer quantified what was quantifiable explained things clearly answered questions made sure I was on board and comfortable with what she proposed and NEVER seemed to be in a hurry.
Jan 16, 2019
Dr Porten is great!
Jan 16, 2019
great service
Dec 23, 2018
Dr Porten is great. she is also very nice as aperson.
Dec 12, 2018
Dr Porten was fantastic.
Dec 04, 2018
Dr. Porten is amazing!
Nov 24, 2018
Dr was wonderful!
Nov 22, 2018
Dr. Porten and the entire staff are the best!
Nov 08, 2018
Dr. Porten is the best doctor ever.
Nov 03, 2018
She's the best!

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