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Ernest Bituin


Nurse practitioner
Believer in “Work hard. Play harder!”

  • (415) 353-1888
  • (415) 353-1888

About me

Ernest Bituin is a nurse practitioner who specializes in caring for patients with cirrhosis. He treats those who are admitted to the hospital with liver failure as well as those who are preparing for and recovering from liver transplant surgery.

Bituin earned his master's degree through the Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Program at the University of Illinois at Chicago.

Bituin is a member of the California Association for Nurse Practitioners. An avid traveler who has visited more than 40 countries, he has provided volunteer medical care in Ecuador and Bolivia.

  • Education

    University of Illinois at Chicago College of Nursing, Master of Science, Acute Care Gerontology and Adult, 2013

  • Board Certifications

    Acute Care Nurse Practitioner, American Nurses Credentialing Center

  • Languages




My mission is to help patients at their sickest, through trying times and back to normal life after a liver transplant.

Liver Transplant Program

400 Parnassus Ave., Third Floor
San Francisco, CA 94143

Please check with your health insurance plan regarding coverage for this type of care. Not all providers at UCSF are covered by every insurance plan.