温 T. 沈


Endocrine surgeon

Dr. 温T. 沈 is a surgeon who specializes in surgery of the thyroid, parathyroid and adrenal glands.

In research, 沈 is interested in surgical education, medical humanities and the history of surgery.

沈 earned a bachelor's degree in history and science from Harvard University, graduating magna cum laude. 加州大学旧金山分校, he earned his medical degree and completed a residency in general surgery and a fellowship in endocrine surgery. He also completed a master's degree in the history of medicine at UCSF.

A UCSF faculty member since 2007, 沈 is passionate about medical education, and serves as director of UCSF's residency program in general surgery and fellowship program in endocrine surgery. He also directs Endocrine Surgery University, an educational initiative sponsored by the American Association of Endocrine Surgeons.

沈 serves on the executive councils of the American Association of Endocrine Surgeons and Pacific Coast Surgical Association, and holds positions in the Pacific Coast Surgical Association and American College of Surgeons' Northern California chapter.

沈 has received numerous accolades for his work. His honors include the UCSF Department of Surgery's Fred H. 以斯帖E. Nusz Achievement Award; Pacific Coast Surgical Association's resident prize; American Association for the History of Medicine's William Osler Medal; and Harvard University's Robert and Maurine Rothschild Prize, conferred by the Department of the History of Science. He has also received many teaching awards from the UCSF Department of Surgery and UCSF School of Medicine. He has been invited to speak at numerous institutions, including Massachusetts General Hospital, McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University, Columbia University's Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons, and the University of Toronto.

  • 教育


    UCSF, MA, History of Medicine, 2009

  • 派驻

    UCSF Medical Center, Surgery, 2007

  • 奖学金

    UCSF, Endocrine Surgery, 2005

  • Board Certifications

    Surgery, American Board of Surgery

  • 职称,


I strive to provide my patients with outstanding care both inside and outside of the operating room.

诊所 I work with

Endocrine Surgery and Oncology Clinic

1600 Divisadero St.,四楼
San Francisco, CA 94115



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