Steven Polevoi


Emergency care physician

About me

Dr. Steven Polevoi is an emergency care physician. He serves as medical director and quality improvement director of the UCSF Emergency Department.

In his research, Polevoi's interests include the study of patients who leave emergency rooms without being seen by a doctor, utilization of emergency CT and MRI, and diagnostic errors and potential remedies.

Polevoi earned his medical degree at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA. He completed a residency in emergency medicine at Harbor – UCLA Medical Center.

  • Education

    David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, 1988

  • Residencies

    UCLA, Emergency Medicine

  • Board Certifications

    Emergency Medicine, American Board of Emergency Medicine