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Homer A Boushey, MD Allergy & Immunology

Dr. Homer A Boushey, MD

Allergy & Immunology
San Francisco, CA (1 other location)

About Dr. Homer A Boushey MD

Dr. Homer A Boushey, MD is a doctor primarily located in San Francisco, CA, with another office in San Francisco, CA. He has 53 years of experience. His specialties include Allergy & Immunology, Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Disease.

Locations

Dr. Homer A Boushey has 2 locations

Ucsf Medical Center At Parnassus 400 Parnassus Ave San Francisco, CA 94143
ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS
Ucsf Medical Center 505 Parnassus Ave San Francisco, CA 94143

Specialties

Dr. Homer A Boushey has the following 3 SPECIALTIES

Internal Medicine
An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.
Pulmonary Disease
Allergy & Immunology

Specialty Expertise

Dr. Homer A Boushey has the following 9 expertise

  • Pneumonia
  • Pulmonary Fibrosis
  • Emphysema
  • Angiographic Visualization
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
  • Chest Infection
  • Tuberculosis (TB)
  • Asthma
  • Allergy

Education

53 Years Experience

University Of California San Francisco School Of Medicine

Graduated in 1968

Dr. Homer A Boushey Accepts the Following Insurance

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross California
    • BC CA California Care Small Group HMO
    • Blue Cross CA California Care Large Group HMO
    • Blue Cross CA Select Plus HMO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA LocalPlus

More about Dr. Homer A Boushey

Allergies; Asthma; Immunology; Pulmonary Diseases Dr. Homer Boushey is recognized nationally and internationally for his work in the field of pulmonary medicine. He is an expert in clinical research on diseases of the airways, such as asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and has focused on the effects of pollutants, allergens and infectious agents. He has studied the causes and treatments of asthma for over 30 years, and has lately focused on applying new methods for detecting microbes to the study not only of asthma, but also of COPD, pulmonary fibrosis, and other lung diseases. Boushey received his medical degree from the UCSF in 1968, completed residency training in internal medicine at UCSF and at the Beth-Israel Hospital of Harvard Medical School, and pursued specialty training in pulmonary medicine at Oxford University and UCSF. He joined the UCSF faculty in 1974, serving as vice-chair of the Department of Medicine and Chief of the Medical Service from 1989-1995, and recently as chief of the Division of Allergy and Immunology and director of the Asthma Clinical Research Center.

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