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About Dr. Norman Banks

Dr. Norman Banks, MD, MS is a Doctor primarily located in Palo Alto, CA, with another office in San Carlos, CA. He has 15 years of experience. His specialties include Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. Dr. Banks is affiliated with Stanford Hospital and Clinics, Mills-Peninsula Health Services and Doctors Medical Center. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

12 Ratings with 1 Comment

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Norman Banks is Good. Dr. Norman Banks has been rated by 12 patients. From those 12 patients 1 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Norman Banks is 3.3 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Palo Alto Medical Foundation

795 El Camino Real
Palo Alto, CA 94301
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Palo Alto Medical Foundation

301 Industrial Rd
San Carlos, CA 94070
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Dr. Norman Banks has the following 1 specialty

  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

    A physiatrist is a doctor who specializes in the rehabilitation and physiological treatment of patients with an illness or injury that affects movement.
    These specialists have extensive knowledge of the nerves, muscles, bone, and brain. Physiatrists are also experts in pain medication.
    Some common conditions that physiatrists treat are rheumatoid arthritis, neurological and spinal disorders and injuries, chronic pain disorders, like fibromyalgia, and musculoskeletal issues, like broken bones and torn muscles.
    These physicians also often coordinate a team of other specialists in order to maximize the patient's recovery, such as occupational therapists, speech therapists, neurologists, orthopedists, and counselors.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Norman Banks has the following 8 expertise

  • Chronic Pain
  • EMG/Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Injury
  • Nerve Damage
  • Prosthetics
  • Rehabilitation
  • Sports Medicine
  • Surgery Recovery

Dr. Norman Banks has 1 board certified specialty

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Board Certifications

Dr. Norman Banks is Board Certified in 1 specialty

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Five Stars

Best doctor ever. would recommend him to my family anytime.

Wait time
5 minutes
Easy Appointment
Friendly Staff
Accurate Diagnosis
Bedside Manner
Spends Time with Me
Appropriate Follow-up
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  • Hospital Affiliations

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

  • Stanford Hospital and Clinics
  • Mills-Peninsula Health Services
  • Mills Hospital
  • Stanford Med Center
  • Mills-Peninsula Medical Group
  • Palo Alto Medical Foundation
  • Education

    15 Years Experience

  • University Of California Los Angeles David Geffen School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 2002

  • Providence Hospital


  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Norman Banks accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna HMO Deductible Plan CA only
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Shield California
    • BS CA Platinum 90 PPO
    • Blue Shield CA Access Plus HMO
    • Blue Shield CA Bronze 60 PPO SHOP
    • Blue Shield CA Bronze Full PPO 4500
    • Blue Shield CA PPO
    • Blue Shield CA Platinum Access+ HMO 25
    • Blue Shield CA Silver 70 PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • Health Net
    • Health Net CA HMO Employer Group
    • Health Net CA Individual and Family PPO
    • Health Net CA PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • UHC West
    • UHC West SignatureValue Alliance
    • UHC West SignatureValue HMO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Options PPO

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