Dr. Sara Doster, MD

Dr. Sara Doster, MD

Clinical Neurophysiology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 62
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Dr. Sara Doster, MD is a clinical neurophysiologist in San Francisco, CA and has been practicing for 21 years. She graduated from Washington University In St Louis School Of Medicine in 1989 and specializes in clinical neurophysiology.

2200 Ofarrell St

San Francisco, CA 94115

Contact Information

(415) 833-2000

Insurance Accepted

  • Kaiser Permanente

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Doster performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Brain Disorders
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more than 28% of peers
Epilepsy
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more than 8% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Clinical Neurophysiology

2  Board Certifications

  • Clinical Neurophysiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

24  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Concussion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Epilepsy
  • Headache
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Migraine
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyneuropathy Due to Alcohol and Drugs
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Washington University In St Louis School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Barnes Jewish Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • University Minn Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Barnes Jewish Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • University Minn Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Washington University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Doster has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Doster's Reviews

2.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Doster to family and friends
12 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (1)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Doster's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    POOR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    FAIR
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I spent a decade assigned to a Kaiser doctor in neurology offering no treatment, advice, diagnosis for my ataxia. I got a referral to see Dr, Doster. Yes, I had to beg. She is very smart, she takes action and follows up on my progress.
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Dr. Doster has the worst bedside manner of all time. She is cold, detached, and honestly forgetful. I have now met her three times and she does not remember me at all. She also is quite behind on the latest news about MS and treatments, and is quick to dismiss what she does not know. Do not see...more
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