Dr. Andrew Linden Avins MD Internist
Dr. Andrew Avins is an internist in Oakland, California and is affiliated with San Franciso Veterans Affairs Medical Center. He received his medical degree from University of California, Irvine School of Medicine and has been in practice for 24 years. He is one of 135 doctors at San Franciso Veterans Affairs Medical Center who specialize in Internal Medicine.
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Specialty & Clinical Interests
Internist: General Internal Medicine
Clinical Interests: Musculoskeletal Diseases, Complementary Therapies, Preventive Medicine, Pain
Education & Medical Training
Kaiser Permanente Medical Center - San Francisco
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1983 - 1984
San Francisco General Hospital Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1987 - 1989
VA Medical Center (Washington DC)
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1985 - 1987
University of California, Irvine School of Medicine
Class of 1983
Certifications & Licensure
American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine
CA State Medical License
Active through 2014
Publications & Presentations
Safety and Toxicity of Saw palmetto in the Complementary and Alternative Medicine for Urological Symptoms (CAMUS) Trial.
Avins, A. L., Lee, J. Y., Meyers, C. M., Barry, M. J.
Placebo adherence and mortality in the heart and estrogen/progestin replacement study.
Padula, A. M., Pressman, A. R., Vittinghoff, E., Grady, D., Neuhaus, J., Ackerson, L., Rudd, P., Avins, A. L.
The prognosis of acute low back pain in primary care in the United States: a 2-year prospective cohort study.
Mehling, W. E., Gopisetty, V., Bartmess, E., Acree, M., Pressman, A., Goldberg, H., Hecht, F. M., Carey, T., Avins, A. L.
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Oakland, CA 94612
Phone: (510) 891-5957