Smitha Ganeshan, MD MBA is a Hospitalist and Assistant Professor of Medicine in the Division of Hospital Medicine at the University of California San Francisco Medical Center. As a hospitalist, Smitha Ganeshan cares for patients on a variety of inpatient medical services and is focused on improving care delivery, quality, and safety for our patients.
Dr. Ganeshan also serves as a Clinical Lead at UCSF’s Center for Digital Health Innovation. In this role, she has worked on the strategic vision and competitive landscape for UCSF’s digital front door. She has also been involved in other virtual care programs to improve value and access to care. She led the evaluation of our online radiology self-scheduling tool to better understand its impact on health disparities.
Dr. Ganeshan received her bachelor’s degree in Biology from the University of Georgia, and her medical degree and business degrees from Harvard University. She completed Internal Medicine Residency at UCSF prior to joining faculty at UCSF, Parnassus Hospital.