Emily Richie


Family physician

Dr. Emily Richie is a family practice doctor whose special interests include chronic kidney disease, diabetes, HIV, and hepatitis B and C.

Richie earned her medical degree from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania. She completed her family medicine residency at Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals.

After her residency, Richie served on the faculty at Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals for four years. She then practiced primary care in Boston for three years, followed by a move to Baltimore, where she cared for patients and taught residents at MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center.

Richie then spent more than six years in Indonesia, conducting research on an oral vaccine for cholera, pediatric vaccines and diarrheal diseases at the Naval Medical Research Unit in Jakarta. In 1998, she pursued advanced medical training in HIV care and developed this practice over the next 18 years, working at community health centers in Baltimore.

Richie is now happy to be in San Francisco, providing primary care to UCSF patients and living close to her children.

  • Education

    Perelman School of Medicine, 1978

  • Residencies

    Jefferson Health, Family Medicine, 1981

Primary Care at Laurel Village

3490 California St., Suite 200
San Francisco, CA 94118

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Overall Experience
296 Reviews
Dr Richie always takes her time listens intently and offers practical and well thought out advice. She always responds quickly and I always feel like she truly cares.
Explained things in a way that was easy to understand
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Did the doctor pay attention to your concerns
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Gave easy to understand instructions about taking care of health problems or concerns
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Knew the important information about your medical history
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The provider showed respect for what you had to say
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The provider spent enough time with me
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