Rena Fox, MD

Internist and hepatitis specialist

Clinics

General Internal Medicine
1545 Divisadero St., First and Second Floors
San Francisco, CA 94115
New Patient Appointments:
(844) 727-8273 (PCP-UCSF)
Office: (415) 353–7900
Fax, First Floor: (415) 353–2583
Fax, Second Floor: (415) 353–2640

Hours: Monday to Friday
8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Board Certification

Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine

Academic Title

Professor

More about Rena Fox

Education

UC San Diego School of Medicine 1997

Residencies

University of Washington Medical Center, Internal Medicine 2000

Fellowships

UCSF Medical Center, General Internal Medicine 2001

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Kaplan DE, Chapko MK, Mehta R, Dai F, Skanderson M, Aytaman A, Baytarian M, D'Addeo K, Fox R, Hunt K, Pocha C, Valderrama A, Taddei TH. Healthcare Costs Related to Treatment of Hepatocellular Carcinoma Among Veterans With Cirrhosis in the United States. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2018 Jan; 16(1):106-114.e5.
  2. Serper M, Taddei TH, Mehta R, D'Addeo K, Dai F, Aytaman A, Baytarian M, Fox R, Hunt K, Goldberg DS, Valderrama A, Kaplan DE. Association of Provider Specialty and Multidisciplinary Care With Hepatocellular Carcinoma Treatment and Mortality. Gastroenterology. 2017 06; 152(8):1954-1964.
  3. Fox R. Going Viral: Why Eliminating the Burden of Hepatitis C Requires Enhanced Cooperation Between Specialists and Primary Care Providers. Dig Dis Sci. 2016 Dec; 61(12):3381-3383.
  4. Goldberg DS, Taddei TH, Serper M, Mehta R, Dieperink E, Aytaman A, Baytarian M, Fox R, Hunt K, Pedrosa M, Pocha C, Valderrama A, Kaplan DE. Identifying barriers to hepatocellular carcinoma surveillance in a national sample of patients with cirrhosis. Hepatology. 2017 Mar; 65(3):864-874.
  5. Kaplan DE, Dai F, Skanderson M, Aytaman A, Baytarian M, D'Addeo K, Fox R, Hunt K, Knott A, Mehta R, Pedrosa M, Pocha C, Valderrama A, Taddei T. Recalibrating the Child-Turcotte-Pugh Score to Improve Prediction of Transplant-Free Survival in Patients with Cirrhosis. Dig Dis Sci. 2016 11; 61(11):3309-3320.
  6. Fox RK, Muniraj T. Pharmacologic Therapies in Gastrointestinal Diseases. Med Clin North Am. 2016 Jul; 100(4):827-50.
  7. Chahal HS, Marseille EA, Tice JA, Pearson SD, Ollendorf DA, Fox RK, Kahn JG. Cost-effectiveness of Early Treatment of Hepatitis C Virus Genotype 1 by Stage of Liver Fibrosis in a US Treatment-Naive Population. JAMA Intern Med. 2016 Jan; 176(1):65-73.
  8. Kaplan DE, Dai F, Aytaman A, Baytarian M, Fox R, Hunt K, Knott A, Pedrosa M, Pocha C, Mehta R, Duggal M, Skanderson M, Valderrama A, Taddei TH. Development and Performance of an Algorithm to Estimate the Child-Turcotte-Pugh Score From a National Electronic Healthcare Database. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2015 Dec; 13(13):2333-41.e1-6.
  9. Fox RK. Toward the Effective Co-management of Patients with Cirrhosis by Primary Care Providers and Specialists. Dig Dis Sci. 2015 Sep; 60(9):2576-8.
  10. Shah AD, Fox RK, Rushakoff RJ. Falsely Decreased HbA1c in a Type 2 Diabetic Patient Treated with Dapsone. Endocr Pract. 2014 Nov; 20(11):e229-32.
  11. Fox RK. When to consider liver transplant during the management of chronic liver disease. Med Clin North Am. 2014 Jan; 98(1):153-68.
  12. Fox RK. Hepatitis B--more treatments, more testing, not enough data. J Gen Intern Med. 2011 Mar; 26(3):232-3.
  13. Bräu N, Fox RK, Xiao P, Marks K, Naqvi Z, Taylor LE, Trikha A, Sherman M, Sulkowski MS, Dieterich DT, Rigsby MO, Wright TL, Hernandez MD, Jain MK, Khatri GK, Sterling RK, Bonacini M, Martyn CA, Aytaman A, Llovet JM, Brown ST, Bini EJ. Presentation and outcome of hepatocellular carcinoma in HIV-infected patients: a U.S.-Canadian multicenter study. J Hepatol. 2007 Oct; 47(4):527-37.
  14. Fox RK, Currie SL, Evans J, Wright TL, Tobler L, Phelps B, Busch MP, Page-Shafer KA. Hepatitis C virus infection among prisoners in the California state correctional system. Clin Infect Dis. 2005 Jul 15; 41(2):177-86.
  15. Seligman HK, Fox RK. Treatment of acute hepatitis C with interferon alfa-2b. N Engl J Med. 2002 Apr 04; 346(14):1091-2.

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