Hassan Hamandi, MD

Pediatric gastroenterologist

Dr. Hassan Hamandi is a gastroenterologist who cares for children and young adults with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD).

Hamandi's research endeavors include studies to evaluate therapies for children with IBD and initiatives related to raising quality of care. As part of the UCSF Pediatric IBD Program, he participates in the national initiative known as ImproveCareNow, which takes a collaborative approach to elevating the treatment and well-being of children with Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis, the two main types of IBD.

Hamandi earned his medical degree at the University of Virginia School of Medicine. He completed a residency in pediatrics at Case Western Reserve University and a fellowship in pediatric gastroenterology at Johns Hopkins University. He belongs to the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation and North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition.


Gastroenterology and Liver
1825 Fourth St., Sixth Floor
San Francisco, CA 94158
Phone: (415) 353-2813
Fax: (415) 476-1343

IBD Program
1825 Fourth St., Sixth Floor
San Francisco, CA 94158
Phone: (415) 353-2813
Urgent Appointment Requests: (415) 353-1235
Fax: (415) 476-1343

More about Hassan Hamandi


University of Virginia School of Medicine 2011


Case Western Reserve University, Pediatrics 2014


Johns Hopkins University, Pediatric Gastroenterology 2017

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Aktay A., Hamandi H.. Single Center Review of Wireless Capsule Endoscopy in Children. JSM Gastroenterology Hepatology. 2016; 4(1):1053.
  2. Heckman J, Samie A, Bessong P, Ntsieni M, Hamandi H, Kohler M, Milam B, Scriver J, Dillingham R. Anaemia among clinically well under-fives attending a community health centre in Venda, Limpopo Province. S Afr Med J. 2010 Jul 05; 100(7):445-8.

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