Jonathan George, M.D. is a head and neck surgical oncologist specializing in the  management of thyroid cancer. His practice encompasses the surgical management of  thyroid and parathyroid diseases, as well as  all  malignancies  of the head and neck.  Committed to providing comprehensive, patient-centered care with a focus on  excellent outcomes and disease cure, he is a member of the University of California  San  Francisco. 

  Dr. George's academic work focuses on prospective clinical trials to advance targeted treatment of head and neck cancers through UCSF's Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute and the National Cancer  Institute-  designated  UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center. 

 Dr. George holds a B.A in psychology from Amherst college and an M.D. from Duke University School of Medicine, both with honors. He received an M.P.H. in epidemiology from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill     Gillings School of Glocbal Public Health. He was chosen as a Doris Duke Fellow to do a clinical research fellowship studying head and neck cancer at the university of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. 

 Following his five-year residency at UCSF Medical Center in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Dr. George went on to complete fellowship training at M.D. Anderson Cancer Center in Head and Neck  Surgical Oncology, where he trained in oncologic thyroid cancer. He is a fellow of the American Head and Neck Society and the American Thyroid Association, and is certified by the American Board of  Otolaryngology.