Dr. Scott S. Zamvil MD Neurologist

Dr. Scott Zamvil is a neurologist in San Francisco, California and is affiliated with UCSF Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Stanford University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 24 years. He is one of 127 doctors at UCSF Medical Center who specialize in Neurology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neurologist: General Neurology

Hospital Affiliation

UCSF Medical Center
Ranked #5 in Neurology & Neurosurgery

Education & Medical Training

Pacific Presbyterian Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1988 - 1989

Stanford University School of Medicine
Class of 1988

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Certified in Neurology

CA State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

MHC class II-dependent B cell APC function is required for induction of CNS autoimmunity independent of myelin-specific antibodies.
Molnarfi, N.,Schulze-Topphoff, U.,Weber, M. S.,Patarroyo, J. C.,Prod'homme, T.,Varrin-Doyer, M.,Shetty, A.,Linington, C.,Slavin, A. J.,Hidalgo, J.,Jenne, D. E.,Wekerle, H.,Sobel, R. A.,Bernard, C. C.,Shlomchik, M. J.,Zamvil, S. S.

Aquaporin 4-specific T cells in neuromyelitis optica exhibit a Th17 bias and recognize Clostridium ABC transporter.
Varrin-Doyer, M., Spencer, C. M., Schulze-Topphoff, U., Nelson, P. A., Stroud, R. M., C Cree, B. A., Zamvil, S. S.

Laquinimod, a Quinoline-3-Carboxamide, Induces Type II Myeloid Cells That Modulate Central Nervous System Autoimmunity.
Schulze-Topphoff, U., Shetty, A., Varrin-Doyer, M., Molnarfi, N., Sagan, S. A., Sobel, R. A., Nelson, P. A., Zamvil, S. S.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California CaliforniaCare HMO
  • Blue Shield California HMO
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO - Kaiser
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • Pacificare HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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