Endocrinology Clinic

Pediatric endocrinologists at UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital diagnose and treat children with a variety of hormonal disorders including adrenal, pituitary and thyroid disorders; growth disorders, such as short and tall stature and failure to thrive; hypoglycemia; conditions related to puberty; and disorders of sex development. We also provide comprehensive care for gender non-conforming/transgender youth and adolescents.

You'll need a referral from your child's pediatrician or specialist to make an appointment. Once you have the referral, please call the number below.

Getting Here

Endocrinology Clinic
400 Parnassus Ave, Second floor
San Francisco, CA 94143
Phone: (415) 353-7337
Fax: (415) 476-8214

Hours: Tuesday and Wednesday
1 to 4:30 p.m.

Additional Locations
Endocrinology at San Mateo

What to Bring

  • Health insurance information including authorizations or referrals
  • List of your child's prescription medications and dosages
  • List of medications your child is allergic to
  • List of questions you may have
  • Recent test results related to your child's condition
  • Paper and pencil to take notes

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Parking at Parnassus

Public parking for an hourly fee at UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital is available in the seven-level Millberry Union Garage at 500 Parnassus Ave. There are two garage entrances — one on the north side of Parnassus Avenue and another on Irving Street, just east of Third Avenue.

Another garage with an hourly fee, at 350 Parnassus Ave., is open Monday to Friday from 6 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Metered street parking is rarely available.

Patients being admitted to the hospital may be dropped off at the circular driveway leading to the main entrance at 505 Parnassus Ave. This area also may be used to pick up patients who are being discharged.

For more information about parking at Parnassus, call Campus Parking Services at 476-2566.

Valet Parking Service

Valet parking service is available at the Ambulatory Care Center (ACC) at 400 Parnassus Ave. from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. The valet service is free but patients must pay regular parking fees. For more information about the valet service, call (415) 476-6200.

A UCSF "greeter" also is available at the ACC from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. to assist patients find their way.

Public Transportation


UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital is accessible via Muni streetcar line N-Judah*, which stops at Second Avenue and Irving Street, and the following Muni bus lines, which stop in front of the hospital:

  • 43-Masonic*
  • 6-Parnassus
  • For more information about Muni visit, www.sfmuni.com.

    * Wheelchair accessible bus routes

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Clinic Team

Saleh Adi
Dr. Saleh Adi,
pediatric endocrinologist
Felix Conte
Dr. Felix Conte,
pediatric endocrinologist
Stephen Gitelman
Dr. Stephen Gitelman,
pediatric endocrinologist
Robert Lustig
Dr. Robert Lustig,
pediatric endocrinologist
Stephen Rosenthal
Dr. Stephen Rosenthal,
pediatric endocrinologist
Meredith Russell
Meredith Russell,
pediatric nurse practitioner