Daniel Thuillier, MD named chief of foot and ankle surgery


SAN FRANCISCO (Sept. 15, 2023) -- The UCSF Department of Orthopaedic Surgery is pleased to announce that Daniel Thuillier, MD, has been named chief of foot and ankle surgery. After 10 years as a faculty member in the Department, and his impressive track record in patient care, research, and resident education, Dr. Thuillier is well-poised to lead the team.

About Daniel Thuillier, MD

Dr. Thuillier earned his bachelor's degree from Georgetown University, and medical degree from UCSF School of Medicine. He then completed his residency in the UCSF Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, followed by a fellowship in foot and ankle surgery at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle. Following fellowship, he joined the faculty at UCSF Department of Orthopaedic Surgery. In addition to his clinical practice, Dr. Thuillier also serves as team physician for the Oakland Roots SC.

The Department would like to take this opportunity to express our deep appreciation to Dr. Kirstina Olson, who has held the position of Chief of Foot and Ankle Surgery for the past 12 years. Dr. Olson's dedication, leadership, and contributions to our department have been invaluable, and we thank her for her outstanding service. Thank you, Dr. Olson!