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Rajesh Daftary


Pediatric emergency care physician
Problem solver, big thinker and proud parent

Dr. Rajesh Daftary is a specialist in pediatric emergency medicine. In addition to caring for children who need immediate care at UCSF, he serves as medical director of pediatric emergency medicine at Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center.

Daftary received his medical degree from Texas A&M University College of Medicine. He completed his pediatric residency at Children's National Hospital, followed by a fellowship in pediatric emergency medicine at Texas Children's Hospital. He received his master of public health degree from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.

  • Education

    Texas A&M University College of Medicine, 2005

  • Residencies

    Children's National Hospital, Pediatrics, 2008

  • Fellowships

    Texas Children's Hospital, Pediatric Emergency Medicine, 2013

  • Academic Title

    Associate Professor

Where I see patients (1)

    Smell the roses

    Wander outside into our Butterfly Garden in Oakland and our healing gardens at Mission Bay.