Elizabeth DaCosta


Physician assistant
Amateur flamenco dancer and avid hiker

Elizabeth DaCosta is a physician assistant who cares for children with epilepsy. She works with a team to manage epilepsy symptoms for her patients, whether they are being seen on an outpatient basis or in the hospital. She has a special interest in the intersection of epilepsy and mental health.

DaCosta earned her physician assistant certification from the Yale School of Medicine. She has a master of public health degree from the University of California, Los Angeles.

  • Education

    Yale University, C-PA, 1997

    UCLA, MPH, 2014

I believe listening is the most powerful tool we have in our medicine bag. I feel privileged to care for our community.

Clinics I work with (2)


Epilepsy Program

Epilepsy Program

San Francisco / Oakland / Greenbrae


Neurology Program

Neurology Program

San Francisco / Oakland / Brentwood / Fremont / Greenbrae / Pleasanton /...

Where I see patients (3)

    Fetal surgery firsts

    The first open fetal surgery in the world was performed at UCSF in the early 1980s.