Dr. Karen Renee Meckstroth , MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology

(415) 206-8358

San Francisco General Hospital Obstetrics & Gynecology
1001 Potrero Ave
San Francisco, CA 94110

Overview

Gynecology Dr. Karen R. Meckstroth is the medical director of Family Planning Services at UCSF Medical Center at Mount Zion and the Women's Community Clinic, a free medical clinic in San Francisco. She is an expert in women's reproductive health and has a special interest in contraception and family planning. Meckstroth earned a medical degree at the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine. She completed an internship and residency in obstetrics and gynecology at the University of Southern California-Los Angeles County Women's and Children's Hospital. She completed a fellowship at UCSF in Family Planning Clinical Care and Research, earned a master's degree in public health at the University of California at Berkeley and completed advanced training in clinical research in the UCSF Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics. Meckstroth, the recipient of several awards for outstanding research, is a fellow of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, a member of the regional advisory panel for Physicians for Reproductive Choice and Health and a member of the Association of Reproductive Health Professionals. She is an assistant clinical professor in the department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences at UCSF.

Gender: N/A

Years in Practice: 24 Years

Languages Spoken: Chinese and Spanish

Education & Training

Medical School: UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO DIVISION OF THE BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES THE PRITZKER SCHOOL OF MEDICINE

Graduation Date: in 1995

Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:

  • Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital
  • UCSF Medical Center Parnassus
  • UCSF Medical Center Mount Zion

Specialties: Obstetrics & Gynecology

Health Insurance and Affiliations

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Shield CA Bronze 60 PPO SHOP
  • Blue Shield CA Bronze Full PPO 4500
  • Blue Shield CA PPO
  • Blue Shield CA Silver 70 PPO
  • BS CA Platinum 90 PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA LocalPlus
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Health Net CA HMO Employer Group
  • Health Net CA Individual and Family PPO
  • Health Net CA PPO
  • Humana Choice POS
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Options PPO

Dr. Meckstroth's Office Information

San Francisco General Hospital Obstetrics & Gynecology
1001 Potrero Ave
San Francisco, CA 94110
(415) 206-8358

Fax: (415) 520-6311
Website: ucsf.edu
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: Yes
Medicaid Accepted: Yes

Office Hours:

Mon8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Wed11:00 AM-8:00 PM
Thu11:00 AM-8:00 PM
Fri12:30 PM-5:00 PM
Sat-
Sun-

Doctor Meckstroth's Other Office Information

University Of California San Francisco Womens Option Center
2356 Sutter St
San Francisco, CA 94115
(415) 353-7003

Fax:(415) 535-3960
Website:ucsfhealth.org
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri9:00 AM-12:00 PM
Sat-
Sun-

Womens Community Clinic
1833 Fillmore St Fl 3
San Francisco, CA 94115
(415) 379-7800

Fax:
Website:womenscommunityclinic.org
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri9:00 AM-12:00 PM
Sat-
Sun-

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