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Best Doc in SF
Jan 29, 2004

Do you have a list of you who you think the top 5 HIV doctors in SF might be. I hear Dr. Stephen Becker is one of the best?

Response from Dr. Young

I don't know of any such list, but San Francisco is blessed with many excellent HIV doctors.

Stephen Becker is a fantastic doctor (and a close professional friend too) and I'd recommend him without hesitation.

That said, I would be remiss in pointing out that there are many more than 5 good HIV docs. A nice (an unbiased) starting point might be to contact you local AIDS service organization for the inside scoop, or to search the American Academy of HIV Medicine's website ( BY

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