Neal Birnbaum, MD, Rheumatology, San Francisco, CA, California Pacific Medical Center

NealSheldonBirnbaumMD

Rheumatology San Francisco, CA

Rheumatoid Arthritis & Related

Clinical Professor of Medicine, UCSF; Director, Division of Rheumatology, California Pacific Medical Center

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Education & Training

  • University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
    University of Pittsburgh Medical CenterFellowship, Rheumatology, 1975 - 1977
  • University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
    University of Pittsburgh Medical CenterResidency, Internal Medicine, 1973 - 1975
  • University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
    University of Pittsburgh Medical CenterInternship, Internal Medicine, 1970 - 1971
  • The Ohio State University College of Medicine
    The Ohio State University College of MedicineClass of 1970
  • Ohio State University
    Ohio State UniversityB.A., Cum Laude, 1963 - 1967

Certifications & Licensure

  • CA State Medical License
    CA State Medical License 1975 - 2021
  • PA State Medical License
    PA State Medical License 1973 - 1978
  • OH State Medical License
    OH State Medical License 1970 - 1998
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Rheumatology

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Regional Top Doctor Castle Connolly, 2014
  • Top Doctors Marin Magazine, 2013
  • Super Doctors San Francisco Chronicle, 2012
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Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Journal Articles

  • ACR Presidential Address: Inspire Before You Retire  
    Birnbaum NS, Arthritis Rheum, 1/1/2008
  • American College of Rheumatology Response to the 2006 Rheumatology Workforce Study  
    Birnbaum NS, Arthritis Rheum, 1/1/2007
  • Medical Ethics in the Treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis  
    Birnbaum NS, Drug Benefit Trends, 1/1/2002
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Other

  • The Complete Idiot's Guide to Arthritis 
    Birnbaum NS
    1/1/2009

Press Mentions

  • Arthritis in Your Hips: Early Signs of Hip Arthritis, and What to Do About It
    Arthritis in Your Hips: Early Signs of Hip Arthritis, and What to Do About ItFebruary 17th, 2020
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis: Can It Cause Knee Pain?
    Ankylosing Spondylitis: Can It Cause Knee Pain?October 3rd, 2019

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