Osher Center for Integrative Medicine | UCSF Medical Center
Your life, your health, your choice.
You are unlike any other.
Our Center strives to successfully integrate modern medicine, healthy lifestyle practices, and established healing approaches from around the globe, in an effort to meet the need for a new model of care and daily living that promotes healing and well-being of the whole person - mind, body and spirit.
In existence since 1998, the UCSF Osher Center for Integrative Medicine is a premier integrative health resource for the San Francisco Bay Area and beyond. The first program of its kind to offer fully developed programs in research, education and patient care, the Osher Center is meeting the needs of patients who seek a healing-oriented approach to healthcare.
To date, Osher Center has received two Center of Excellence Awards from the National Institute of Health; developed required and elective curricula for health professional students in medicine, nursing, pharmacy, dentistry, and physical therapy; and conducted tens of thousands of patient visits.
Treatments & Services
We assess your individual needs and listen to your concerns and goals for well-being. Our practitioners are trained in both conventional and complementary therapies and offer a professionally guided whole-person approach to your healthcare.
A telephone consultation with our Patient Navigator can help you determine which treatment, service or program is best for you. Please call 415-353-7716 or make an appointment online to schedule your consultation.
- Integrative Medicine Consultation
- Acupuncture and Integrative Chinese Medicine
- Cancer Care
- Guided Imagery
- Integrative Nutrition
- Manual Medicine & Spinal Manipulation
- Massage Therapy
- Neurodevelopmental Pediatrics (ADHD & Autism)
- Pediatrics & Pediatric Pain Clinic
- Psychiatry & Psychotherapy
- Women’s Health
- Inpatient Services
The Osher Collaborative for Integrative Medicine amplifies the collective impact of the six Osher Centers on health and well-being for all.
We are part of the Osher Collaborative for Integrative Medicine, an international group of six academic Centers funded by The Bernard Osher Foundation. We collaborate with our partners in the Osher Collaborative for Integrative Medicine to explore best practices and models of care, validate scientific findings, and educate future generations of healthcare professionals.The Osher Collaborative amplifies the collective impact of the six Osher Centers on health and well-being for all. The other five Centers are:
- Harvard University (established 2001)
- Karolinska Institutet (established 2005)
- Northwestern University (established 2014)
- Vanderbilt University (established 2014)
- University of Miami (established 2017)
The six programs possess both unique and shared strengths in the areas of research, education, and clinical care. The Osher Collaborative advances the field of integrative medicine through the sharing of knowledge, resources, and best practices.
An Integrative Approach to ADHD
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