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Lauren Alexander


Nurse practitioner
Avid hiker and bird-watcher, fan of the arts

  • (415) 502-4444
  • (415) 502-4444

About me

Lauren Alexander is a nurse practitioner who specializes in diagnosing and treating adult patients with a wide range of disorders of the digestive tract. Her interests include general gastroenterology diseases, inflammatory bowel disease and intestinal motility disorders. She considers it a privilege to work with patients and their families and is committed to providing patient-centered care that involves listening to, educating and involving patients in the care process.

Alexander earned her master's degree in nursing at UCSF. She belongs to the American Gastroenterological Association, American College of Gastroenterology, Crohn's & Colitis Foundation, American Association of Nurse Practitioners and California Nurses Association.

In her free time, Alexander enjoys hiking and bird-watching. She has a passion for music and the arts.

  • Education

    UCSF, MS, Nursing, 2006

  • Board Certifications

    Adult Nurse Practitioner, American Nurses Credentialing Center - Adult NP

I believe in respecting individual preferences, needs and values to ensure that each patient achieves the optimal outcome.

Gastroenterology at Mount Zion

1701 Divisadero St., Suite 120
San Francisco, CA 94115

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.