About Us

We excel in patient care, research, and education.


To heal, cure, and prevent digestive diseases in the Bay Area and Beyond.


To train the best future leaders in academic gastroenterology and hepatology by advancing knowledge and delivering the highest quality care through research, innovation, compassion and leadership.

We consider education the most fundamental mission of the Division, our true North. For the last 30 years, the Division’s fellowship program has had an outstanding record of success, producing graduates who have moved on to become leaders of the field.

W. Ray Kim
Chief, Gastroenterology and Hepatology