Children’s Health Center

The Children’s Health Center provides comprehensive, high-quality pediatric care for children from birth up to age 21. Our services include primary care for infants, children, and teenagers 6 days per week including evenings and Saturdays. We also provide comprehensive pediatric urgent care services 365 days a year on a drop-in basis for all children regardless of clinic affiliation.


Other specialized services include newborn clinics, childhood and adolescent vaccination clinics, phlebotomy, social work & counseling, developmental assessment, case management, nutrition/WIC counseling, and some mental health support. We also have a Teen and Young Adult Health Center.


The Children’s Health Center provides on-site pediatric specialty care for asthma, cardiology, dermatology, developmental pediatrics, neurology, urology, obesity/healthy lifestyles, and tattoo removal. Other specialties may be available at SFGH in partnership with our adult medical colleagues.



  • Location: Zuckerberg San Francisco General, 1001 Potrero Ave, Main Building 5, 6th floor, 6M
  • Phone number for routine clinical issues: (415) 206-8383
  • Phone number for patient appointments: (415) 206-8376


We Have Staff Who Speak:

  • English
  • Spanish
  • Cantonese
  • Mandarin
  • Vietnamese
  • Thai
  • Tagalog


Hours of Operation:

Mon Tues Wed Thurs Fri Sat Sun
8:00AM – 8:00PM 9:00AM – 8:00PM 8:00AM – 8:00PM 8:00AM – 8:00PM 8:00AM – 8:00PM 9:00AM – 5:00PM 9:00AM – 5:00PM


Closed during San Francisco City Holidays.



Go to the main hospital (Building 5). Take the elevators to the 6th floor. Follow the signs to 6M Children’s Health Center. Check-in upon arrival.


Vaya al hospital principal (Edificio 5). Tome el elevador y vaya al 6.° piso. Siga las señales para llegar al Centro de Salud Infantil 6M. Regístrese al llegar.




Providers With Privileges:

Shon Jain, Medical Director
Deirdre McAllister, Nurse Manager
Jessica Axelrod, Nurse Practitioner
Alice Chan, Nurse Practitioner
Karen Ruderstadt, Nurse Practitioner
Marisa Duncan, Nurse Practitioner
Kimberlee Honda, Nurse Practitioner
Susan Houser, Nurse Practitioner
Mary Anne Israel, Nurse Practitioner
Victoria Keeton, Nurse Practitioner
Janis Mandac-Dy, Nurse Practitioner
Andrea Shah, Nurse Practitioner
Pahlavi Sheth, Nurse Practitioner
Bret Taber, Physician Assistant
Eliza Hayes Bakken, Primary Care Physician
Mabel Chan, Primary Care Physician
Tonya Chaffee, Primary Care Physician
Eleanor Chung, Primary Care Physician
Edward Cruz, Primary Care Physician
Naomi Bardach, Urgent Care Physician
Amy Beck, Urgent Care Physician
Taylor Clark, Urgent Care Physician
David Gordon, Urgent Care Physician
Jamal Harris, Urgent Care Physician
Shovel Jain, Urgent Care Physician
Ellen Laves, Urgent Care Physician
Andrea Marmor, Urgent Care Physician
Holly Martin, Urgent Care Physician
Thomas Newman, Urgent Care Physician

Primary Care Clinics

Medical Clinics & Services

Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center is part of the SF Health Network.

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Please call 9-1-1 if this is a medical emergency.

Please call Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital at (415) 206-8000 for general information.

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