Alexander Sherriffs M.D.

  • Health Sciences Clinical Professor, UCSF
Specialty: Family & Community Medicine

Alexander Sherriffs, M.D., received his BA degree from Yale University, graduated from the University of California, Davis Medical School, and the University of California, San Francisco, Fresno, Family Medicine Residency Program.

Dr. Sherriffs volunteered two years with the Indian Health Service in Northern Michigan, operates a half-time rural private practice and is the past president of the Fresno-Madera Medical Society.

He oversees the geriatric and nursing home experiences of our residents, provides training in vasectomy and sigmoidoscopy procedures, and coordinates interns’ community medicine month.

He has a certificate of added qualification in geriatrics and is Medical Director at the Alzheimers and Memory Center. He is the recipient of the California Academy of Physicians 1999 Barbara Hams Teaching Award.

Education & Medical Training

  • B.A.; Yale University
  • Medical School; University of California, Davis School of Medicine
  • Family & Community Medicine Residency; University of California, San Francisco, Fresno

Certifications & Licensure

  • California State Medical License
  • American Board of Family Medicine Certification