For New Patients

Thank you for choosing Stanford for your care. We recognize that this might be a stressful time for you and your family. Please remember that we are here to help you every step of the way.

Ready to schedule with us? Have questions?

Give us a call at 650-498-6000 and press 2 for New Patients
Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. (PST)

New Patient Packet

Download the new patient packet to find information to help you prepare for your first appointment at Stanford, including:

  • What to expect on the day of your appointment
  • Public transportation options
  • Other patient resources
  • Maps, directions, parking, and contact information

New Patient Letters

Click to download program-specific new patient letters for your visit: 


Did you sign up for insurance under the Affordable Care Act/Covered California? Please review our SHC Managed Care contracts list to confirm your coverage.


Please fax the Medical Record Release Form to your new patient coordinator. The medical release form is an authorization form for external facilities to release medical records to Stanford Health Care (formerly Stanford Hospital & Clinics). 

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