Dr. Bauback Safa, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in San Francisco, CA and has been practicing for 19 years. He specializes in orthopedic hand surgery, orthopedic surgery, and more.


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(415) 578-1768

Dr. Safa accepts the following insurance:

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Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
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Cigna
Cigna HMO
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No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Safa's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Hand Fracture
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Safa treats Hand Fracture more than 61% of his peers

Dr. Safa treats this condition more than 61% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Bennett's Fracture
  • Carpal Fractures
  • Scaphoid Fractures
Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Safa treats Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers) more than 61% of his peers

Dr. Safa treats this condition more than 61% of his peers

Hand Conditions
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Safa treats Hand Conditions more than 50% of his peers

Dr. Safa treats this condition more than 50% of his peers

Dr. Safa's conditions and procedures:

  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dentofacial Anomalies
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Femur or Knee
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Tarsal or Metatarsal
  • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Fracture Care
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gout
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Surgery
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Skin and Tissue Reduction
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Grafts
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Steroid Injection
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wound Repair
  • Wrist Fracture

About Me

Biography

Dr. Bauback Safa, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in San Francisco, CA and has been practicing for 19 years. He specializes in orthopedic hand surgery, orthopedic surgery, and more.

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Cosmetic, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

Stanford University Medical Center
Residency Hospital
Stanford University Medical Center
Internship Hospital
2000
Stanford University
Medical School
2000

Languages

  • Farsi
  • English

Awards

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Dr. Sara is the best doctor that I have met. He is extremely dedicated to his patients health and sincere in his communication. I cannot thank him enough for the care he and his excellent staff have provided my son.
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Dr. Safa is a awesome Dr. He saved my husbands fingers while they we're only attached by one liter . They we're cut with a skill saw. His expierience was great. Thank You Dr. Saga and staff.
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