Contact Us

Administrative Contact:

Nina Petsko, Administrative Operations Manager
Brain And Spinal Injury Center
University of California, San Francisco
San Francisco General Hospital & Trauma Center
1001 Potrero Ave., Bldg 1, Room 101
San Francisco, CA 94110
Phone: 415-206-8300
Fax: 415-206-3948

Clinic Contact:

Sean Braden, NP
Neurosurgery and/or TBI Clinic
San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center
1001 Potrero Ave., 4J
San Francisco, CA 94110
Clinic Nurse: 415-206-4132
NSU NP: 415-206-4093
Appointments: 415-206-4420
(new patients must be referred, TBI clinic by referral only)
Fax: 415-206-4373

Public Transportation


SFGH Parking Garage:
There is a parking garage one block off Potrero between 23rd and 24th St. The entrance is off 24th St. between the hours of 6 am and 6 pm. There is an hourly fee with a maximum daily fee.

Lot and Street:

There is a surface lot next to the hospital accessible from 23rd St. Street parking is mostly limited to 2 hrs. at a time. The availability will vary with the current construction underway.

Building 1 is across the drive from SFGH and sits along 22nd St. The Brain and Spinal Injury Center is in room 101 just inside the 22nd Street entrance.

Driving Directions

From the North:
Take 101 South to San Francisco
Slight left at Lombard Street
Turn right on Van Ness Ave
Turn left at Fell St
Slight right at 10th St
Slight right at Potrero

From the East:
Take I-80 west to San Francisco
Continue on to 101 South
Take Cesar Chavez St exit, keep right at fork and
follow signs for Potrero Ave.

From the South:
Take 101 North to San Francisco
Take Potrero Ave / Cesar Chavez St exit, merge onto Bay Shore Blvd
Take slight left to Potrero Ave.

From UCSF Campus at Parnassus:
Take the Blue shuttle bus to SFGH. Bldg 1 is across the street on
the north side of the grassy plaza.


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