UTHSCSA Faculty Profiles v1.0

Poursani, Ramin Shokati

School of Medicine
Family & Community Medicine
(210) 358-3985
poursani@uthscsa.edu

Ramin S. Poursani, MD, is a family physician and Associate Professor in the Department of Family and Community Medicine. He serves as Chief of Clinical Operations for UHS for Family and Community Medicine. He cares for patients and teaches Family Medicine residents and medical students in the Family Health Center at the University Health Center-Downtown and in the Family Medicine Inpatient Service at University Hospital.

Dr. Poursani, with specialized training in musculoskeletal disease, directs the Bone and Joint Clinic in the Family Health Center. In this clinic he cares for people who have bone and joint disorders like arthritis and carpel tunnel syndrome. Teaching Family Medicine residents the principles required to manage patients with these disorders is one of his passions.

Dr. Poursani actively serves on committees in the medical school, Department of Family and Community Medicine, and University Health System. He interviews applicants for admission to the medical school and serves on the Financial, Senior Faculty, Residency Leadership, Residency Selection Committees in the department. He serves on the Physician/Health System Forum and the Quality/Risk Management Committee in the University Health System.

9/2014 - Present Chief of Clinical Operations for University Health System for Family and Community Medicine and Chief of Clinical Operations for University Health System for Family and Community Medicine UT Health Science Center at San Antonio, Family & Community Medicine, San Antonio, TX
9/2010 - Present Associate Professor/Clinical and Inpatient Service Director UT Health Science Center at San Antonio, Family & Community Medicine, San Antonio, TX