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Featured Videos

Featured Videos

Case Study: Multiple Myeloma and Novel Immunotherapy Approaches

Case Study: Multiple Myeloma and Novel Immunotherapy Approaches

Hematologist Nina Shah discusses the treatment plan of a patient diagnosed with a smoldering multiple myeloma (MM).

Percutaneous Treatment of Cardiac Valvular Disease: Part 1

Percutaneous Treatment of Cardiac Valvular Disease: Part 1

V.S. Mahadevan, MD, FACC, FSCAI, FRCP, provides an overview of percutaneous treatment of cardiac valvular disease, particularly where surgery is not an option. Dr. Mahadevan concentrates on the pulmonic and aortic valve and the options available...

Clinical UCSF mNGS Assay for Diagnosis of Neurological Infections

Clinical UCSF mNGS Assay for Diagnosis of Neurological Infections

Despite extensive conventional testing, acute neurological illness in hospitalized patients is difficult to diagnose. Charles Chiu, MD, PhD, discusses an mNGS test that identifies pathogens causing neurological infections from cerebrospinal ...

Trigeminal Neuralgia Symptoms and Treatment Options

Trigeminal Neuralgia Symptoms and Treatment Options

Edward Chang, MD, describes the symptoms of trigeminal neuralgia, a very serious pain disorder that affects the face and is usually caused by a blood vessel that compresses against the trigeminal nerve.

Featured Documents

UCSF Liver Transplant Program

UCSF Liver Transplant Program

With high patient volumes and outstanding survival rates, UCSF Health is a leader in liver transplantation

Minimally Invasive and Robotic Thoracic Surgery

Minimally Invasive and Robotic Thoracic Surgery

UCSF Health offers a robotic thoracic surgery program specializing in treating thoracic disease.

UCSF Voice and Swallowing Center

UCSF Voice and Swallowing Center

Our fellowship-trained laryngologists and speech-language pathologists are voice and swallowing specialists

Interstitial Lung Disease Program

Interstitial Lung Disease Program

Interstitial lung disease (ILD) patients at UCSF benefit from an internationally recognized team of ILD experts with the highest level of expertise in this rare and difficult-to-diagnose disease.

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Patrick Ha, MD

Patrick Ha, MD

Chief, Division of Head and Neck Oncologic SurgeryDr. Patrick Ha is Chief of the Division of Head and Neck Oncologic Surgery at UCSF Medical Center as well as the Irwin Mark Jacobs clinical expertise covers the full breadth of head and neck surgery...

Nina Shah, MD

Nina Shah, MD

Hematologist OncologistDr. Nina Shah is a hematologist who specializes in the treatment of multiple myeloma, a type of cancer affecting the blood marrow. She treats patients at the Hematology and Blood and Marrow Transplant Clinic. Shah's areas of professional interest...

Dean Chou, MD

Dean Chou, MD

NeurosurgeonDr. Dean Chou, a neurosurgeon, specializes in complex spine surgery. He treats spinal deformities such as scoliosis, kyphosis, kyphoscoliosis and flatback syndrome.

Theodore Abraham, MD

Theodore Abraham, MD

Director, UCSF Adult Cardiac Echocardiography LaboratoryTheodore Abraham, MD, is a cardiologist who treats adults with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM), a condition that causes heart muscle to thicken...