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Dr. Ranjana H Advani Is this you?

About Dr. Ranjana H Advani

Dr. Ranjana H Advani, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Palo Alto, CA. Her specialties include Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine. Dr. Advani has received 2 awards. She speaks English.

Rating Overview

9 Ratings with 1 Comment

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Ranjana H Advani is Good. Dr. Ranjana H Advani has been rated by 9 patients. From those 9 patients 1 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Ranjana H Advani is 3.5 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Stanford Medicine Cancer Institute

875 Blake Wilbur Dr
Palo Alto, CA 94304
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Specialties

Dr. Ranjana H Advani has the following 2 specialties

  • Medical Oncology

    Think of an oncologist as your main physician for cancer care. After being diagnosed, you’ll meet regularly with an oncologist to explore and manage your treatment options, as well as monitor your condition throughout the process. Medical oncologists are extremely knowledgeable in various types of cancer treatment and can recommend the right method for the type and stage of cancer you’re facing.
    They may also refer you to additional specialists throughout your care, but they will always be your home base for questions and support. It’s also worth mentioning that medical oncologists deal mostly with solid tumors while hematologists specialize in cancers that involve blood disorders, such as leukemia.

  • 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. Ranjana H Advani has the following 16 expertise

  • Mycosis Fungoides
  • Metastasis
  • Clinical Research
  • Developmental Disorders
  • Lymphoma
  • Cancer
  • Adult T-Cell Leukemia-Lymphoma
  • Leukemia
  • Cancerous Tumor
  • Hodgkin Disease
  • Burkitt Lymphoma
  • Epidemiology
  • Chemotherapy
  • Waldenstrom Macroglobulinemia
  • Brain Cancer (Meningel Neoplasm)
  • Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma

Dr. Ranjana H Advani has 0 board certified specialties

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Reviews

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No Bedside Manner

Dr Advani may be knowledgeable, but she has no bedside manner or consideration for the patient. After making me wait for over 2 hours and not as much as apologizing (she only complained about her day), she peppered me with questions about the one concern I raised and treated me like I was bothering her, making me feel like I should have been able to answer my own questions. It's hard to believe she is a recipient of the Saul Rosenberg MD Professorship in Lymphoma, an endowed chair awarded to Stanford faculty with the goal of fostering excellence in lymphoma clinical research and patient care. Saul Rosenberg saved my life 20 years ago and I can tell you that Dr. Advani is no Dr. Rosenberg. Don't forget, Dr. Advani, we are cancer patients who are doing are best to take care of ourselves, in a scary world we know little about. As a cancer survivor, you should know that better than most doctors. I walked out of my appointment never wanting to go back.

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  • Awards

    2 Awards

  • Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors

    Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors (2017)

    Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® are specialists who are highly recommended by their peers and other healthcare professionals. The Castle Connolly research staff reviews both professional qualifications and professional reputation prior to Top Doctor status being awarded. This recognition identifies the top medical specialists throughout the country who possess a high level of medical skill and expertise. Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® are specialists who are highly recommended by their peers and other healthcare professionals. The Castle Connolly research staff reviews both professional qualifications and professional reputation prior to Top Doctor status being awarded. This recognition identifies the top medical specialists throughout the country who possess a high level of medical skill and expertise.

  • Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors for Cancer

    Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors for Cancer (2017)

    Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® For Cancer are specialists who are highly recommended by their peers and other healthcare professionals as being the best in preventing, diagnosing, and treating cancer and its related ramifications. The Castle Connolly research staff reviews both professional qualifications and professional reputation prior to Top Doctor status being awarded. This recognition identifies the top medical specialists throughout the country who possess a high level of medical skill and expertise.

  • Education

  • Topiwala National Medical College
  • Stanford University School Of Medicine

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Ranjana H Advani 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 Cross California
    • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Small Group
    • Blue Cross CA Advantage PPO Preferred DirectAccess Plus
    • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Individual
    • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Large Group
    • Blue Cross CA Select PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Health Net
    • Health Net CA Individual and Family PPO
    • Health Net CA PPO
    • Health Net EPO - PureCare One Small Business
    • Health Net PureCare HSP Individual and Family Plans
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
    • PHCS PPO Kaiser
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Options PPO

Locations & Directions

Stanford Medicine Cancer Institute, 875 Blake Wilbur Dr, Palo Alto, CA

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