About Dr. Sanjiv S Gambhir MD

Dr. Sanjiv S Gambhir, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Stanford, CA, with other offices in Stanford, CA and Palo Alto, CA (and 5 other locations). His specialties include Diagnostic Radiology and Radiology. He speaks English.

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Dr. Sanjiv S Gambhir has 8 locations

300 Pasteur Dr
Stanford, CA 94305
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318 Campus Dr Rm E153
Stanford, CA 94305
get directions Stanford Health Imaging Clinic
211 Quarry Rd
Palo Alto, CA 94304
get directions Stanford Health Imaging Clinic
3260 Alpine Rd
Portola Valley, CA 94028
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2589 Samaritan Dr Fl 1
San Jose, CA 95124
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2518 Mission College Blvd
Santa Clara, CA 95054
get directions Stanford Hospital Radiology
300 Pasteur Dr Ste S056
Stanford, CA 94305
get directions Stanford Hospital & Clinics Nuclear Medicine & Molecular Imaging Clinic
300 Pasteur Dr
Stanford, CA 94305

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Dr. Sanjiv S Gambhir has the following 2 specialties

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Sanjiv S Gambhir has the following 11 expertise

  • Breast Cancer
  • Radiology
  • MRI
  • Lung Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • X-Ray
  • PET Scan
  • Ultrasound
  • Nuclear Medicine
  • Metastatic Breast Cancer
  • CT Scan
  • Dr. Sanjiv S Gambhir Accepts the Following Insurance

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna HMO Deductible Plan CA only
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross California
    • BC CA California Care Small Group HMO
    • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Small Group
    • Blue Cross CA Advantage PPO Preferred DirectAccess Plus
    • Blue Cross CA California Care Large Group HMO
    • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Individual
    • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Large Group
    • Blue Cross CA Select PPO
    • Blue Cross CA Select Plus HMO
  • Blue Shield California
    • Blue Shield CA Access Plus HMO
    • Blue Shield CA Access Plus Savenet
    • Blue Shield CA Bronze Full PPO 4500
    • Blue Shield CA Local Access Plus HMO
    • Blue Shield CA PPO
    • Blue Shield CA Platinum Access+ HMO 25
    • Blue Shield CA Platinum Local Access + HMO 25
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA LocalPlus
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • 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
    • PHCS PPO
    • PHCS PPO Kaiser
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Options PPO

More about Dr. Sanjiv S Gambhir

Sanjiv Sam Gambhir, M.D., Ph.D., is a Professor of Radiology and Bioengineering at Stanford, Chief of the Nuclear Medicine Division, Director of the Molecular Imaging Program at Stanford (MIPS), and Director of the Canary Center at Stanford for Early Cancer Detection. He is PI for the National Cancer Institute (NCI) Center for Cancer Nanotechnology Excellence (CCNE), PI for the NCI In Vivo Cellular & Molecular Imaging Center (ICMIC) (P50) and Program Director for a NCI post-doctoral fellowship molecular imaging training grant (R25T). He currently has a lab of over 30 post-doctoral fellows and graduate students. He also leads a team of over 125 scientists in the molecular imaging program. Dr. Gambhir has expertise with numerous multimodality molecular imaging modalities. His lab developed reporter gene technologies for use in living subjects including strategies for imaging gene therapy and cell trafficking in humans. His lab has also developed imaging strategies for monitoring protein-protein interactions and is now extending these into strategies for imaging signal transduction. Dr. Gambhirs lab is also developing novel imaging probes for positron emission tomography (PET) for use in clinical cancer applications. Dr. Gambhir serves on numerous corporate scientific advisory boards and is also a member of the National Cancer Institute scientific advisory board. Dr. Gambhirs recent honors include the Taplin Award (2002), Holst Medal (2003), the Academy of Molecular Imaging Basic Scientist Award (2004), the Society of Molecular Imaging Achievement Award (2004), the Distinguished Clinical Scientist Award from the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation (2004), and the Hounsfield Medal from Imperial College London (2005). In 2006, Dr. Gambhir received the Paul C. Aebersold Award from the Society of Nuclear Medicine, which is given for outstanding achievement in basic nuclear medicine science. Dr. Gambhir also co-hosted a Nobel Symposium in Stockholm in 2007 on Molecular Imaging and was elected to the Institute of Medicine (IOM) of the National Academies in 2008.

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