Teaching Sites and Affiliate Partners


As a regional medical campus, UCSF Fresno carries out its training and patient care charge through a network of affiliated partners. Medical residents, fellows and students work and train in a variety of primary training sites with an impressive list of specialists at major hospitals, health agencies and programs, clinics and physicians’ offices. With the only Level 1 Trauma Center between Sacramento and Los Angeles, a regional burn center, acute care hospitals and numerous non-hospital programs, Fresno is the center of health care in Central California.


UCSF Fresno’s Major Clinical Partners:

Community Medical Centers

Community Regional Medical Center

Clovis Community Medical Center

Fresno Heart & Surgical Hospital

Community Behavioral Health Center

Community Cancer Institute

Family HealthCare Network Deran Koligian Ambulatory Care Center

Family HealthCare Network – Disease Management Center

Family HealthCare Network-Surgical Services Center

VA Central California Health Care System – Fresno Medical Center


UCSF and UCSF Fresno:

UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital

UCSF Medical Center

UCSF Medical Center at Mount Zion

UCSF Liver Transplant Program at Parnassus

UCSF Fresno Alzheimer & Memory Center


University Centers of Excellence:

University Cardiovascular Center

University Dermatology Associates

University Diabetes & Endocrine Specialists

University Gastroenterology & Hepatology Associates

University Gynecologic Oncology Specialist

University Medicine Associates

University Neurosciences Institute  

University Neurosciences Institute, Visalia

University Obstetrics & Gynecology Center

University Orthopaedic Associates

University Pediatric Specialists  

University Perinatal Associates

University Psychiatry Associates

University Pulmonary Associates

University Sleep and Pulmonary Associates

University Specialty Surgery Associates

University Surgical Associates

University Urogynecology Associates

University Women’s Specialty Center

Valley Vascular Surgery Associates


Other Affiliated Health Care Institutions and Training Sites:

Advanced Laparoscopic Surgical Associates

Anther Pediatric and Adult Sleep Center

Baz Allergy & Asthma Institute

Nirmal Brar, MD

California Poison Control System

Cardiovascular Consultants Heart Center

Central Valley Regional Center

County of Fresno Department of Behavioral Health

County of Fresno Department of Public Health

County of Fresno Sheriff Coroner’s Office

CPMC Mission Bernal Campus – Sutter Health

EPU Children’s Center

Eye-Q Vision Care, Fresno

Fresno Oral Maxillofacial Surgery & Dental Implant Center

Fresno State University Health and Psychological Services

Fresno Surgical Hospital

Fresno Unified School District

Heritage Crossing Inpatient Hospice

Hinds Hospice

Kaiser Permanente Fresno Medical Center

Kaweah Delta Health Care District, Visalia

Optimal Hospice Care

Orthopaedic Associates Medical Clinic, Inc.

Peachwood Medical Group

Raintree Convalescent Hospital

Saint Agnes Medical Center

Sequoia Surgical Pavilion, Visalia

Sierra Pacific Orthopedics

Summit Surgical

Transitions Children’s Services

Turning Point of Central California Rural Mental Health Clinics

Valley Children’s Hospital

Valley Health Team, Fresno

Valley Surgical Specialists

Women’s Specialty and Fertility Clinic


Rural Training Sites:

 In addition to traditional rotations in hospitals, UCSF Fresno also provides residents with substantial experience in rural and/or underserved communities through ambulatory rotations – care of patients in community clinics.

Camarena Health Centers, Madera

Central Valley Indian Health, Clovis

Golden Valley Health Centers, Merced

Livingston Medical Group, Livingston

Madera Community Hospital – Rural Health Clinics, Madera

United Health Centers of the San Joaquin Valley, Parlier and Mendota Health Centers