About Dr. Sternberg

Dr. Jeffrey Sternberg

doctor Sternberg in the Operating RoomBorn and raised in Manhattan, Jeffrey Sternberg graduated Magna Cum Laude and Phi Beta Kappa in Biochemistry from Dartmouth College.  Following medical school at the University of Chicago, Dr. Sternberg moved to Boston for an 8 year residency in General Surgery at Harvard University’s Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center.  While there, he participated in molecular biology research and completed fellowship training in Surgical Nutrition.  Dr. Sternberg’s formal education was completed with a fellowship in Colon and Rectal Surgery at the prestigious University of Minnesota program.  Dr. Sternberg is now a partner with the San Francisco Bay Area’s premier surgical group San Francisco Surgical Medical Group, specializing in colorectal, general and laparoscopic surgery, and gastrointestinal and abdominal diseases.

Dr. Sternberg is active in the leadership of California Pacific Medical Center (CPMC). He was elected by his peers to CPMC’s Medical Executive Committee and serves as the Surgical Director of CPMC’s Center for Inflammatory Bowel Diseases.  Dr. Sternberg is active in the national leadership of the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons and has been elected President of the Northern California Chapter of the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgery.  Extending his commitment to the care of patients with Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Dr. Sternberg serves on the Board of Directors of the Northern California Chapter of the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America.

Dr. Sternberg is a Diplomate of the American Board of Surgery and is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons.

Pilonidal Surgery

This website should help you with this important decision: what is the best surgical option for...

1) primary disease with multiple,
2) primary disease with large pits,
3) persistent or recurrent disease,
4) an unhealed wound after one or several pilonidal surgeries

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Dr. Jeffrey Sternberg

Dr Jeffrey Sternberg is a leading Colon and Rectal surgeon.Dr. Sternberg is active in the national leadership of the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons and has been elected President of the Northern California Chapter of the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgery. Extending his commitment to the care of patients with Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Dr. Sternberg serves on the Board of Directors of the Northern California Chapter of the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America.

Surgical Director, Center For Inflammatory Diseases
California Pacific Medical Center

Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery
University of California San Francisco

Contact Dr. Sternberg through
San Francisco Surgical Medical Group.
415-668-0411
415-923-3020

Chrohns & Colitis Foundation

American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons