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UCSF

ObGyn&RS

Obstetrics, Gynecology & Gynecologic Subspecialties

George F. Sawaya, MD
George F. Sawaya, MD

Gynecology and Clinical Research
Professor

Robert B. Domush MD Endowed Chair in Obstetric and Gynecologic Education

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

Contact Information
Mailing Address: 550 16th Street, 7th floor
San Francisco, CA. 94143
Academic Fax: 415/353-9509
Academic Assistants: 415/353-7193; 415/353-2081
Research/Clinical Interests:

Dr. Sawaya’s main research program is in cervical cancer screening with particular interest in novel population-based strategies. He is the director of the Colposcopy and Cervical Dysplasia Clinic at Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital. Dr. Sawaya's clinical services include colposcopy, cytology follow-up, on-site cryotherapy, consultation, and referral for other surgical services related to cervical dysplasia.

Education/Training
Year Institution & Location Degree Field of Study
1985 Hendrix College, Conway, AR B.A. Chemistry
1990 Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN M.D. Medicine
1996 University of California, San Francisco Fellow Clinical Research Methods & Biostatistics
Achievements & Recognition
Year Major Honors
1997 The Rhoda Goldman Research Award, Mount Zion Health Systems
1998 Teaching Award, UCSF Medical School Class of 2000 "Excellence in Small Group Instruction"
2000 Association of Professors of Gynecology and Obstetrics Excellence in Teaching Award
2003 Exceptional Education Contributions Award, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, UCSF