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About Dr. Leslie Dorfman

Dr. Leslie Dorfman, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Stanford, CA. He has 45 years of experience. His specialties include Neurology and Psychiatry. Dr. Dorfman is affiliated with Stanford Hospital and Clinics, Lucile Salter Packard Children's Hospital @ Stanford and Stanford Medical Center. Dr. Dorfman has received 2 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

11 Ratings with 1 Comment

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Leslie Dorfman is Great. Dr. Leslie Dorfman has been rated by 11 patients. From those 11 patients 1 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Leslie Dorfman is 4.5 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Leslie Joseph Dorfman MD

914 Cottrell Way
Stanford, CA 94305
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Specialties

Dr. Leslie Dorfman has the following 2 specialties

  • Neurology

    A neurologist is a physician who diagnoses and treats disorders of the nervous system which is comprised of the brain, spinal cord and nerves. These doctors do not perform surgery, but refer patients to neurological surgeons when they determine that surgical intervention is necessary.
    Some of the conditions that neurologists diagnose and treat are epilepsy, aneurysms, hydrocephalus, Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis, stroke, spinal disc herniation, and spinal disease.
    In addition to using diagnostic tests like MRI, CT scans, EEG and EMG, neurologists also employ neurological testing to gauge muscle strength and movement, balance, reflexes, sensation, memory, speech, and other cognitive abilities.

  • Psychiatry

    A psychiatrist is a doctor with specific training in the diagnosis and treatment of mental illness.
    He or she can not only provide the counseling necessary to both diagnose and treat a patient, but can also prescribe medication when needed. In some cases, a psychiatrist will only provide the medication and the counseling will be provided by another healthcare specialist, like a certified counselor or psychologist.
    Like other doctors, psychiatrists employ diagnostic tools like CT scans and MRI in order to observe the structure and function of a patient's brain.
    Once a diagnosis is made, these specialists may use behavior or cognitive therapy in order to address the patient's condition, or a multitude of other types of therapy, in conjunction with or in place of medication.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Leslie Dorfman has the following 11 expertise

  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Brain Disorder
  • Diabetic Neuropathies
  • Electromyography (EMG)
  • Epilepsy
  • Migraine Disorders
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Neurology
  • Neuromuscular Diseases
  • Peripheral Nervous System Diseases
  • Spinal Cord Diseases

Dr. Leslie Dorfman has 1 board certified specialty

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Board Certifications

Dr. Leslie Dorfman is Board Certified in 1 specialty

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Reviews

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Excellent doctor.. Very knowledgeable

Strongly recommends tis doctor.

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  • Awards

    2 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2015)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2014, 2015)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Dorfman is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Stanford Hospital and Clinics
  • Lucile Salter Packard Children's Hospital @ Stanford
  • Stanford Medical Center
  • Education

    45 Years Experience

  • Albert Einstein College Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1968

  • Stanford University School Of Medicine

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Please contact the office for more information.

Locations & Directions

Leslie Joseph Dorfman MD, 914 Cottrell Way, Stanford, CA

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