Dr. Jennifer Lai, MBA

GastroenterologyFemale

Dr. Lai
Telehealth services available

UCSF Liver

350 Parnassus Ave Ste 300 San Francisco, CA 94117

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(415) 353-2318

Dr. Jennifer Lai, MBA is a Gastroenterology Specialist in San Francisco, CA and has over 16 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Lai has more experience with Liver Disease than other specialists in her area. She graduated from Tufts University School Of Medicine medical school in 2005. She is affiliated with UCSF Medical Center at Parnassus. She has indicated that she accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Lai to book an appointment.

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Dr. Lai is affiliated with UCSF Medical Center at Parnassus San Francisco, a highly rated hospital.

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  • Offers Telehealth
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No malpractice claims found for California
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Lai

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Lai treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Lai treats other conditions, please contact the office at (415) 353-2318.

Liver Disease

Liver disease specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the liver, such as hepatitis, fatty liver disease, and cirrhosis, through medications, lifestyle changes, or surgery.Compare with other Liver Disease specialists.

Dr. Lai treats at a

high

frequency compared to similar providers

Based on claims data for 8 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Dr. Lai
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Liver Damage from Alcohol
Viral Hepatitis
Cirrhosis
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Normal
Frequency
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Dr. Lai's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Constipation
  • Dehydration
  • Diarrhea
  • Dysphagia
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Enteritis
  • Eosinophilic Esophagitis
  • Esophageal Motility Disorders
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Gallstones
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hepatopulmonary Syndrome
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hernia
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Malnutrition
  • Nausea
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Pelvic Abscess
  • Primary Biliary Cholangitis
  • Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders

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Dr. Lai accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Basic HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
$0 Cost Share AI-AN (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual Via Exchange)-CA EPO
Advantage-CA PPO
Balanced (Prudent Buyer)-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Individual-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Large Group-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Small Group-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Student Health-CA PPO
Bronze (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze 60 D EPO (Pathway - EPO/ Individual)-CA
Bronze 60 D HDHP (Pathway - EPO/ Individual)-CA EPO
Bronze 60 EPO (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
Bronze 60 EPO AI-AN (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
Bronze 60 HDHP (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA EPO
Bronze 60 HDHP AI-AN (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA EPO
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Bronze Pathway EPO (Pathway - EPO/ Individual)-CA
Bronze Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze Select w/ H.S.A (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Dignity Health EPO / PPO-CA
Dignity Health PHC EPO & HDP/HSA-CA
Dignity Health Ventura EPO/PPO-CA
EPO-CA
Gold (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Gold 80 D EPO (Pathway - EPO/ Individual)-CA
Gold 80 EPO (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
Gold 80 EPO AI-AN (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
Gold Advantage-CA PPO
Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Gold Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Lumenos Plans-CA PPO
Major Risk Medical Insurance Program (MRMIP) - Prudent Buyer-CA PPO
MemorialCare Custom-CA PPO
Minimum Coverage D EPO (Pathway - EPO/ Individual)-CA
Minimum Coverage EPO (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Pathway X - EPO Network-CA
PERS Choice / PERSCare Providers-CA PPO
Platinum (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Platinum 90 D EPO (Pathway - EPO/ Individual)-CA
Platinum 90 EPO (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
Platinum 90 EPO AI-AN (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
Platinum Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Select (PERS Select Providers)-CA PPO
Select PPO (Select Network)-CA PPO
Select-CA PPO
Silver (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver 70 EPO (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
Silver 70 EPO AI-AN (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
Silver 70 EPO Off Exchange-CA
Silver 73 EPO (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
Silver 87 EPO (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
Silver 94 EPO (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
Silver Advantage-CA PPO
Silver EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Silver EPO w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver Select w/ H.S.A (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Tenet Network-CA PPO
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UC Care-CA PPO
UC CORE-CA PPO
UC Health Savings Plan-CA
UC High Option Supplement to Medicare-CA
UC Medicare with Prescription Drugs-CA PPO
UC Medicare without Prescription Drugs-CA PPO
UC Resident and Fellows-CA PPO
UCSHIP-CA PPO
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Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
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Blue Shield of California
Access Plus Savenet
Local Access Plus HMO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Western Health Advantage

Dr. Lai's Reviews

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    Dr. Lai is awesome. She listens carefully, she explains carefully. I have emailed her many times and always receive an answer within 24 hours. She is very dedicated and I am very lucky to have her as my hepatologist. All of her office staff is great.
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    About Me

    Biography

    Dr. Jennifer Lai, MBA is a Gastroenterology Specialist in San Francisco, CA and has over 16 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Lai has more...Read more

    Specialties

    • Gastroenterology
    • Transplant Hepatology

    Board Certifications

    • Gastroenterology
    • Transplant Hepatology

    Education

    2005
    Tufts University School Of Medicine
    Medical School

    Awards

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Does Dr. Jennifer Lai, MBA offer telehealth services?

    Dr. Lai has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

    Does Dr. Jennifer Lai, MBA accept my insurance?

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    What are Dr. Jennifer Lai, MBA's top areas of care?

    Dr. Lai frequently treats Liver Disease. See all practice areas where Dr. Lai specializes.

    Where is Dr. Jennifer Lai, MBA's office located?

    Dr. Lai's office is located at 350 Parnassus Ave Ste 300, San Francisco, CA 94117. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

    How can I make an appointment with Dr. Jennifer Lai, MBA?

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    Locations

    UCSF Liver

    Ucsf Medical Center350 Parnassus Ave Ste 300 San Francisco, CA 94117
    1

    Practice

    Deliver Care513 Parnassus Ave # S-357 San Francisco, CA 94143
    2

    Affiliated Hospitals

    Dr. Lai is affiliated with the following hospital. Select the hospital below to learn more.

    Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

    UCSF Medical Center at Parnassus

    San Francisco, CA

    82% Patient experience rating, 13% higher than the national average

    15 Awards Received