Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery offers services and programs through the following Divisions. Use these links to directly access all our Department sites.

Welcome to the Department of

Orthopaedic Surgery

FACULTY

CONTACT

  • Parnassus Heights
  • 400 Parnassus Avenue
    San Francisco, CA 94143
    Phone: 415-353-2739
    Fax: 415-353-2248

Bobby Tay, MD

Bobby Tay, MD
Professor

Biography

Dr. Bobby K-B Tay is based at the Spine Center at UCSF, a collaborative effort with the Department of Neurosurgery. The Spine Center creates a combined service which optimizes treatment of degenerative disorders of the spine, spinal trauma, tumors and infections of the spine.

His clinical interests include degenerative diseases of the cervical and lumbar spine, as well as tumor and fracture work. He has a particularly signficant expertise in minimally invasive surgery of the spine.

After receiving his undergraduate degree from the University of California, Berkeley, Tay earned his medical degree at the UCSF School of Medicine. He completed his residency in orthopedic surgery at UCSF and then completed a fellowship in spinal surgery at the University of Miami Hospital in Florida.