The Adult Hematology Clinic at SFGH is the only DPH clinic providing specialty care to patients with hematological disorders. Services are provided to patients with a wide array of non-malignant hematologic disorders, such as hemolytic anemia, nutritional deficiency anemias, qualitative and quantitative white cell disorders, myelodysplasia, thrombocytopenia and coagulation disorders. Patients with acute leukemias are referred to UCSF for acute treatment, as are patients eligible for bone marrow transplantation. Meshed in one of the Hematology clinics is a dedicated Sickle Cell Clinic. This clinic provides comprehensive care and case management services for adult patients with sickle cell disease and thalassemia. Consultative care is also available for patients with primary care at other sites. A dedicated nurse evaluates all patients and referrals are made for specialty care, such as orthopedics and ophthalmology.
- Chief: Donald Abrams
- MD Director: Brad Lewis
- RN Director: Rosaly Ferrer
- Administrator: Mary Ellen Kelly
- Location: San Francisco General Hospital, Building 80, 6th floor, Ward 86
- Routine clinical issues, contact Ted Bush, RN during clinic at (415) 206-2407
- Follow-up patient appointments only at (415) 206-2406
- Patients can drop into the clinic to be evaluated 5 days/week
Hours of Operation:
To locate the Hematology Clinic/ Para encontrar La Clínica de Hematología:
The clinic is located at 995 Potrero Ave at the corner of 22nd Street in a brick building. Follow signs for Building 80. Take the Elevator to the 6th Floor. Register in Room 601. If you have Medi-Cal insurance only, you can go directly to the check-in window.
La clínica está ubicada en 995 Potrero Ave, en la esquina con 22nd Street, en un edificio de ladrillos. Siga las señales para llegar al Edificio 80. Tome el elevador y vaya al 6.º piso. Regístrese en la sala 601. Si usted sólo tiene un seguro de Medi-Cal, puede ir directamente a la ventanilla de registro.
Providers with Privileges (updated September 2013):