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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Marilyn Butler is Good. Dr. Butler has been reviewed by 4 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.3
Promptness 4.3
Courteous Staff 4.3
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Marilyn Butler, MD is board certified in Pediatric Surgery.

  • She has special expertise in 1 area:
  • Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures

Education & Awards

Dr. Butler graduated from Columbia University, New York. She has 3 awards.

Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2013)
Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)
Pediatric Surgeon
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Butler has 11 hospital affiliations:

  • Stanford Hospital and Clinics 
  • Alta Bates Summit Medical Center - Alta Bates Campus 


  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Marilyn West Butler MD is a female Pediatric Surgeon, has 25 years of experience and practices in Pediatric Surgery.
Where does Dr. Marilyn W. Butler practice?
Dr. Marilyn Butler has 1 office location.
Dr. Marilyn Butler practices Pediatric Surgery near Palo Alto, CA.
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