UCSF Orthotics and Prosthetics is a state-of-the-art center that evaluates, designs, custom fits and manufactures all types of orthotics, or braces, and prosthetics, or artificial limbs.
Orthotists specialize in designing and fitting orthopedic braces such as surgical supports and corrective shoes. Prosthetists design, construct and fit artifical limbs and orthopedic devices.
Our staff — including doctors, physical therapists, orthotists and prosthetists — is recognized for expertise and quality care throughout California. We are at the forefront of technology and an integral part of the rehabilitation team.
Please call the number below for information about making an appointment.
Orthotics and Prosthetics
521 Parnassus Ave.
San Francisco, CA 94143
Phone: (415) 476-1788
Fax: (415) 476-7003
Hours: Monday to Friday
8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
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 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.
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:
For more information about Muni visit, www.sfmuni.com.
* Wheelchair accessible bus routes