Richard H. Fine People’s Clinic (General Medicine Clinic)


Claire Horton, Medical Director
Reena Gupta, Assistant Medical Director
Judith Samson, Nurse Director
Michael McGuire, Practice Manager
Brenda Barros, Senior Unit Clerk
Vanessa Thompson, Assistant Medical Director
Philippa Doyle, Nurse Manager


Richard H. Fine People’s Clinic (RFPC), formally known as GMC or the General Medicine Clinic, provides comprehensive, high quality primary care services to patients who are older than 18 years old. Our doctors are UCSF faculty who teach medical students and residents.


Appointments are available Monday through Friday, and there are appointments during the evening four days a week.


Learn more about our UCSF teaching program here.



  • Location: Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital, 1001 Potrero Ave, Main Building 5, 1st floor, 1M
  • Phone number: (415) 206-8494
  • Fax number: (415) 206-3012


We Have Staff Who Speak:

  • English
  • Spanish
  • Cantonese
  • Mandarin
  • Russian
  • Tagalog


Hours of Operation:

Mon Tues Wed Thurs Fri Sat Sun
8:30AM – 9:00PM 8:30AM – 9:00PM 8:30AM – 9:00PM 8:30AM – 9:00PM 8:30AM – 9:00PM


Closed during San Francisco City Holidays.



The 1M Richard H. Fine People’s Clinic is located in the main hospital (Building 5) Outpatient Clinic Lobby. If you have Medicare or Medi-Cal insurance, please check-in directly at the health clinic. Otherwise, please check-in first with Registration in the lobby. The Registration line has a blue rug.


La Clínica de Medicina General 1M está ubicada en el vestíbulo de la Clínica para Pacientes Ambulatorios del hospital principal (Edificio 5). Si tiene seguro de Medicare o Medi-Cal, regístrese directamente en la clínica de salud. De lo contrario, pase primero por el área de registro ubicada en el vestíbulo. El área de registro donde hay que hacer fila tiene una alfombra azul.




Providers with Privileges:

Soraya Azari MD
Robert Brody MD
Alice Chen MD, MPH
Anna Chodos, MD
Elizabeth Davis MD
Alicia Fernandez MD
Lauren Goldman MD
Reena Gupta MD
Debbie Heuerman, NP
Claire Horton MD
Sharad Jain MD
Ari Johnson, MD
Alana Kane, NP
Leigh Kimberg, MD
Margot Kushel MD
Shin-Yu Lee, PharmD
Michael Martin, MD
Jill Nierman MSN, NP
Jane Perlas, NP
Neda Ratanawongsa MD
Frederick Roll MD
Urmimala Sarkar MD
Dean Schillinger MD
Hilary Seligman MD
Valerie Sobel-Twain, NP
Bliss Temple, MD
Belinda Waltman, MD
Margaret Wheeler MD
Dan Wlodarczyk, MD
Eliza Newbold, NP
Kristen Peek NP
Amanda Halpin, NP
Eliza Harleman, NP
Lisa Ochoa-Frongia, MD
Devora Keller, MD
Scott Steiger, MD
Maya Vijayaraghavan, MD
Valy Fontil, MD
Kate Lupton, MD
Al Liu, MD
Doug Price-Hampton, MD

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

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

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