Hernia Center Of San Francisco

Internists, Critical Care Medicines, Critical Care Surgeons, Surgical Critical Cares, General Surgeons, Vascular Surgeons

  • 909 Hyde St San Francisco, CA 94109-4841 (415) 775-2795

Doctors in Hernia Center Of San Francisco

  • Dr. James R Macho, MD
  • General Surgeon, Surgical Critical Care, Critical Care Surgeon, Critical Care Medicine, Internist
  • Patients' Choice Award
  • 4 star hospital
  • Holds faculty appointment
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  • Rated 4 stars by patients
  • 4 star hospital
  • Holds faculty appointment
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  • 4 star hospital
  • Holds faculty appointment
  • 4 star medical school
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Hernia Center Of San Francisco Doctor Ratings

  • Overall Patient Rating

Based on 8 Ratings

The Overall Average Patient Rating of Hernia Center Of San Francisco when asked is excellent. Hernia Center Of San Francisco has been reviewed by 8 patients. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

The average wait time to see a doctor at Hernia Center Of San Francisco as provided by patient reviews is 10 minutes. By comparison, the national average for a pre-vist wait time is 21 minutes.

Hernia Center Of San Francisco Summary


  • Patients' Choice Award

Medical Schools Attended

  • UCSF Medical Centers
  • Harvard University
  • San Francisco General Hospital

Hospital Affiliations

  • UCSF Medical Center at Mount Zion
  • UCSF Medical Centers
  • California Pacific Medical Centers
  • John Muir Medical Center
  • California Pacific Medical Center-Davies Campus
  • St. Francis Memorial Hospital

Languages Spoken

  • Spanish
  • Tagalog
  • Russian


  • Internist
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Critical Care Surgeon
  • Surgical Critical Care
  • General Surgeon
  • Vascular Surgeon

Insurances Accepted

  • United Healthcare
  • Independence Blue Cross
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Unicare
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Cigna

Information about Group Practices

What is a Group Practice?

According to The Medical Group Management Association, a group practice is any relationship between three or more physicians who share facilities, expenses, profits and other resources like support staff and equipment.

Group practices tend to fall into two categories: those that organize around a particular medical specialty and those that encompass several specialties like Hernia Center Of San Francisco that specializes in surgery.

Why Group Practice?

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.

Benefits of Group Practice:

  • Access to doctors from various disciplines for referrals and advice
  • Better coverage on weekends and off-hours
  • One-stop clinics for comprehensive care and testing


Hernia Center Of San Francisco Details

3 are board certified
1 is 4 star rated by patients
2 went to a top rated school
2 have a fellowship
10 minutes average wait time
2 are rated on Vitals.com
3 are male
3.92 average overall rating

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