Dr. Umesh Masharani MD Endocrinologist

Dr. Umesh Masharani is an endocrinologist in San Francisco, California. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including San Franciso Veterans Affairs Medical Center and UCSF Medical Center. He is one of 26 doctors at San Franciso Veterans Affairs Medical Center and one of 39 at UCSF Medical Center who specialize in Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Endocrinologist: General Endocrinology

Hospital Affiliation

UCSF Medical Center
Ranked #5 in Diabetes & Endocrinology

San Franciso Veterans Affairs Medical Center

Education & Medical Training

University of California San Francisco Medical Center
Fellowship, Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, 1990 - 1993

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Nephrology

MA State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Impact of baseline patient characteristics on interventions to reduce diabetes distress: the role of personal conscientiousness and diabetes self-efficacy.
Fisher, L.,Hessler, D.,Masharani, U.,Strycker, L.

Prediabetic Living Kidney Donors Have Preserved Kidney Function at 10 Years After Donation.
Chandran, S.,Masharani, U.,Webber, A. B.,Wojciechowski, D. M.

Reductions In Regimen Distress Are Associated With Improved Management And Glycemic Control Over Time.
Hessler, D.,Fisher, L.,Glasgow, R. E.,Strycker, L. A.,Dickinson, L. M.,Arean, P. A.,Masharani, U.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Cofinity PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net HMO - Employer Group
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Highmark BCBS ClassicBlue
  • Highmark BCBS PPOBlue
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed Plus
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
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