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Jeffrey A Sternberg, MD, FACS, FASCRS

Colorectal Surgery, General Surgery and Pilonidal Surgeon
San Francisco, CA 94115
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Patients’ Perspective

  • Easy scheduling
  • Trusted diagnosis
  • Provides follow-up as needed

About Jeffrey A Sternberg, MD, FACS, FASCRS

Jeffrey A Sternberg, MD, FACS, FASCRS is a health care provider primarily located in San Francisco, CA. He has 31 years of experience. His specialties include Colorectal Surgery, General Surgery and Pilonidal Surgeon.

Location

The Sternberg Clinic 2100 Webster St Ste 400 San Francisco, CA 94115
ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS

Specialties

Dr. Jeffrey A Sternberg, MD, FACS, FASCRS has the following 3 specialties

Specialty Expertise

Dr. Jeffrey A Sternberg, MD, FACS, FASCRS has the following 4 areas of expertise

  • General Surgery
  • Colorectal Surgery
  • Pilonidal Surgery
  • Color/Rectal Surgeron

Education

31 Years Experience

University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine

Graduated in 1991

University of Minnesota

Residency

Dr. Jeffrey A Sternberg, MD, FACS, FASCRS Accepts the Following Insurance

  • Most Insurance Plans Accepted

More about Dr. Jeffrey A Sternberg, MD, FACS, FASCRS

Jeffrey Sternberg, MD, FACS, FASCRS, is a highly skilled, board-certified surgeon best known for his innovative treatment of pilonidal disease (often incorrectly called a pilonidal cyst), a painful skin and tissue infection near the tailbone and the founder of The Sternberg Clinic for Pilonidal Surgery.

His specialties also include disease of the colon and gastrointestinal tract; performing colonoscopies; treating colo-rectal conditions such as fistulaabscessfissure, and hemorrhoids; and other same-day surgical or office based conditions.

Professional History

Since starting surgical practice in San Francisco in 2000, Dr. Sternberg has treated over 1,500 cases of pilonidal disease, and his surgical protocol cures nearly 100% of his patients, with few requiring second operations.

Many of his patients have developed a recurrence after prior surgery elsewhere: approximately 40% of Dr. Sternberg’s pilonidal patients have had prior failed operation from other surgeons, and 40% of Dr. Sternberg’s pilonidal patients come from elsewhere in the US, Canada, and other continents for surgery.

Dr. Sternberg is the former medical director of The San Francisco Endoscopy Center; he also serves as the surgical director of the Center for Inflammatory Bowel Diseases at California Pacific Medical Center and is a clinical assistant professor of surgery at the University of California, San Francisco.

Elected by his peers to leadership positions in the profession, he is a past president of the Northern California Chapter of the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgery. The Northern California Chapter of the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation has selected Dr. Sternberg for the 2017 Champion of Hope Award.

Dr. Sternberg completed an AB in biochemistry at Dartmouth College, where he graduated magna cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa. He received his medical degree from the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine. Dr. Sternberg trained in general surgery at Harvard University’s Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and went on to complete a fellowship in colon and rectal surgery at the University of Minnesota. He is double board-certified in general and colon and rectal surgery. 

For more information or questions, Dr. Sternberg is here to help. Take a look at The Sternberg Clinic for Pilonidal Surgery website or feel free to call.