Hassan W. Hamandi


Pediatric gastroenterologist
Passionate educator and world traveler

Dr. Hassan Hamandi is a gastroenterologist who cares for children and young adults with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD).

Hamandi's research endeavors include studies to evaluate therapies for children with IBD and initiatives related to raising quality of care. As part of the UCSF Pediatric IBD Program, he participates in the national initiative known as ImproveCareNow, which takes a collaborative approach to elevating the treatment and well-being of children with Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis, the two main types of IBD.

Hamandi earned his medical degree at the University of Virginia School of Medicine. He completed a residency in pediatrics at Case Western Reserve University and a fellowship in pediatric gastroenterology at Johns Hopkins University. He belongs to the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation and North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition.

  • Education

    University of Virginia School of Medicine, MD, 2011

  • Residencies

    Case Western Reserve University, Pediatrics, 2014

  • Fellowships

    Johns Hopkins University, Pediatric Gastroenterology, 2017

  • Board Certifications

    Pediatrics, American Board of Pediatrics

    Pediatric Gastroenterology, American Board of Pediatrics

  • Academic Title

    Assistant Professor

One day we will find a cure for IBD. Meanwhile, we will employ the art of medicine to put this challenging disease in remission!

Clinics I work with (2)


Gastroenterology Clinic

Gastroenterology Clinic

San Francisco / Oakland / Brentwood / Fremont / Greenbrae / Los Gatos / ...


Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) Program

Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) Program

San Francisco / Oakland / Brentwood / Pleasanton / San Mateo / San Ramon...

Where I see patients (3)

    Soothing the soul

    Our music therapy program nurtures patients with bedside serenades, rap workshops and more.

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