The decision to refer a patient to Stanford should be easy. We also want the referral process to be easy for you, your staff, and your patients.


Fax a completed referral form to 650-320-9443


Call the Transfer Center anytime at 1-800-800-1551

Referral Assistance

When you refer to us, we will keep you informed of your patients' progress to ensure a smooth continuation of care. If you ever have trouble reaching the right member of our team, please call the Physician Helpline at 1-866-742-4811 to speak with a nurse who can help you with:

  • Navigating referrals to the appropriate clinic or specialist
  • Connecting referring physicians and Stanford faculty via phone
  • Updating referring physicians on the patients' progress

Physician Liaison Services
Our highly trained and responsive physician liaisons are ready to help you make the most of your relationship with Stanford.

Meet our liaisons »


Phone: 1-866-742-4811

Fax: 650-320-9443

Business Hours

Monday – Friday
8 a.m. – 5 p.m. (PST)

Helpline Details »

Track your patients' progress and communicate with Stanford providers securely online.

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