Free Rapid HIV Testing in San Francisco

We are excited to announce that our Castro office in San Francisco is offering free rapid HIV testing on Saturday, October 11. Any and all are welcome on a drop-in basis, including non-One Medical members. Testing will be fully confidential. How does rapid HIV… read more >

Ask a Naturopath: Dealing with Hair Loss

Can a naturopath help with hair loss? Absolutely! The naturopathic approach to hair loss begins with an investigation of what’s causing the issue. We often see hair loss secondary to stress, nutrient deficiencies and/or gastrointestinal issues. Naturopathic medicine has a great deal to offer… read more >

Why You Should See a Physician Assistant

Happy National Physician Assistant (PA) Week! Every year, the American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) celebrates the country’s 100,000-plus clinically practicing PAs, and this year we’re showing some extra love to the 30 PAs we have providing patient care at One Medical Group offices… read more >

Is Naturopathy Right for You?

As one of three naturopathic doctors (NDs) here at One Medical, I field a lot of questions about complementary and alternative medicine (CAM), and I routinely encounter a lot of confusion about my specialty. To keep patients informed about all things CAM-related, here’s everything… read more >

The Ultimate Birth Control Comparison Guide

Choosing a birth control method is an important—and very personal—decision. Having thorough, accurate information at your fingertips is essential. Here you’ll find a detailed comparison of the most popular types of contraception available. For additional questions, particularly those related to your unique health history… read more >

Doctor Fights Diabetes on His Bike

On September 27, One Medical provider Dan Garfinkel, MD, joined hundreds of other cyclists in the 2014 Washington DC Tour de Cure, raising awareness and funds for diabetes research, education, and advocacy. According to the American Diabetes Association, over nine percent of the population… read more >

Low-Carb vs. Low-Fat for Losing Weight

Most diets fail in the long run. Whatever diet you choose, you’ll probably lose some pounds, but they come right back once you stop the diet and resume your normal eating habits. For this reason, health care providers here at One Medical emphasize a… read more >