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About Dr. Lisa Backus

Dr. Lisa Backus, MD, PHD is a Doctor primarily located in Palo Alto, CA. She has 29 years of experience. Her specialties include Internal Medicine. Dr. Backus is affiliated with Washington Hospital, VA Palo Alto Health Care System and El Camino Hospital. She speaks English.

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Primary Address

VA Palo Alto Health Care System

3801 Miranda Ave
Palo Alto, CA 94304
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Dr. Lisa Backus has the following 1 specialty

  • Internal Medicine

    An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
    These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
    In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Lisa Backus has the following 7 expertise

  • Check-up
  • Heartburn
  • Immunization
  • Physical
  • Vaccination
  • Weight Loss
  • Weight Loss (non-surgical)

Board Certifications

Dr. Lisa Backus is Board Certified in 1 specialty

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  • Hospital Affiliations

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

  • VA Palo Alto Health Care System
  • San Francisco General Hospital Medical Center
  • Education

    29 Years Experience

  • University Of California Davis School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1984

  • Ucsf Medical Center


  • Accepted Insurance

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Locations & Directions

VA Palo Alto Health Care System, 3801 Miranda Ave, Palo Alto, CA
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