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UCSF

ObGyn&RS

Obstetrics, Gynecology & Gynecologic Subspecialties

Alison F. Jacoby, MD
Alison F. Jacoby, MD

Gynecology and Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery
Professor
Director, Gynecologic Surgery
Director, Comprehensive Fibroid Center

If you are a patient, please do not contact this physician by email without her prior expressed consent due to confidentiality concerns.

Contact Information

Mailing Address:

2356 Sutter Street, J-140
San Francisco, CA 94143

Clinic Locations: Mission Bay: UCSF Ron Conway Family Gateway Medical Building; Mt. Zion
Clinic Phone: 415-885-7788
Academic Fax: 415-353-9509
Academic Assistants:

415-353-7193, 415-353-9240

Research/Clinical Interests

Since creating the Comprehensive Fibroid Center in 2001, Dr. Jacoby's primary clinical interest is helping women with symptomatic uterine fibroids. Dr. Jacoby's clinical practice also includes women with a variety of gynecology and obstetrical issues, from dysplasia to infertility and from menopause to birth control management. In the coming year, she hopes to develop a program for providing office-based procedures to our patients.

Dr. Jacoby's other areas of interest include: uterine artery embolization, selective progesterone receptor modulators, obstetric complications of fibroids, radiofrequency ablation, myolysis, hysterectomy decision analysis, minimally invasive surgery, and robotic surgery.

Education/Training

Year Institution & Location Degree Field of Study
1996 Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA Residency Obstetrics and Gynecology
1992 Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA M.D. Medicine
1986 Amherst College, Amherst, MA B.A. Biology

Achievements & Recognition

Year Major Honors
2006-2016 Excellence in Medical Student Teaching Award, University of California, San Francisco
2011-2014 Outstanding Resident Teaching Award, University of California, San Francisco, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
2007 Exceptional Physician Award, University of California, San Francisco Medical
2002 Clinical Innovation Award, Obstetrics and Gynecology Research and Education Foundation