Sally Arai

BMT specialist, Hematologist

Associate Professor of Medicine (Blood and Marrow Transplantation) at the Stanford University Medical Center
4.7 out of 5
114 Patient Ratings
14 Patient Comments

Blood and Marrow Transplant Program (BMT)

  • 875 Blake Wilbur Drive
  • Clinic E, 1st Floor
  • Palo Alto, CA 94304
  • Phone: 650-723-0822
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Hematology Program

  • 875 Blake Wilbur Drive
  • Clinic C
  • Palo Alto, CA 94304
  • Phone: 650-498-6000
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Amyloid Center

  • 300 Pasteur Drive
  • 2nd Floor, Room A260
  • Stanford, CA 94305
  • Phone: 650-725-6186
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Professional Education

  • Fellowship: Johns Hopkins Hospital (1999) MD
  • Residency: Strong Memorial Hospital (1995) NY
  • Fellowship: Mount Sinai Medical Center (1998) NY
  • Internship: Strong Memorial Hospital (1993) NY
  • Medical Education: Dartmouth Medical School (1991) NH
  • MS, Stanford University, Epidemiology (2006)
  • MD, Dartmouth Medical School

Honors & Awards

  • K23-“Reduce GVHD and Relapse using Ex-Vivo Expanded Allogeneic Cell Therapy”, NIH (2003-2008)
  • “A phase I/II study of post-transplant autologous CIK cells for high-risk hematologic malignancies”, Cancer Treatment Research Foundation (2005-2009)

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4.8

Friendliness

4.7

Recommended to others

4.8

Explanations

4.7

Listens

4.7

Includes you in decisions

4.7

Clear Communication

4.8

Confidence in your doctor

3.9

Wait times

SHC Patient, Apr 2015

Excellent educator, thorough follow-up on all criteria of my health.

SHC Patient, Mar 2015

Dr. Arai is not only the greatest provider I ever met, but also the greatest person I ever met!

SHC Patient, Mar 2015

Dr. Arai great - I feel I am in good hands.

SHC Patient, Feb 2015

Dr. Arai is a world class physician!! She excels in every way - expertise, application of knowledge, dedication, communication, patient care.

SHC Patient, Jan 2015

Dr. Arai is wonderful!

SHC Patient, Jan 2015

The experience was very comforting.

SHC Patient, Jan 2015

I was sent to ITA upstairs. This was the second time in a month no orders were written and I had to wait for another doctor to write orders.

SHC Patient, Dec 2014

This was a great visit. We have a lot of confidence in the doctor and staff.

SHC Patient, Dec 2014

The most excellent provider in the universe.

SHC Patient, Sep 2014

Dr. Sally Arai is an experienced, competent, kind and helpful doctor.

SHC Patient, May 2014

I have great confidence in Dr. Arai - she remembers everything concerning my care.

SHC Patient, May 2014

Great doctor!

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4.7 out of 5
114 Patient Ratings
14 Patient Comments

SHC Patient, Apr 2015

Excellent educator, thorough follow-up on all criteria of my health.

SHC Patient, Mar 2015

Dr. Arai is not only the greatest provider I ever met, but also the greatest person I ever met!

SHC Patient, Mar 2015

Dr. Arai great - I feel I am in good hands.

SHC Patient, Feb 2015

Dr. Arai is a world class physician!! She excels in every way - expertise, application of knowledge, dedication, communication, patient care.

SHC Patient, Jan 2015

Dr. Arai is wonderful!

SHC Patient, Jan 2015

The experience was very comforting.

SHC Patient, Jan 2015

I was sent to ITA upstairs. This was the second time in a month no orders were written and I had to wait for another doctor to write orders.

SHC Patient, Dec 2014

This was a great visit. We have a lot of confidence in the doctor and staff.

SHC Patient, Dec 2014

The most excellent provider in the universe.

SHC Patient, Sep 2014

Dr. Sally Arai is an experienced, competent, kind and helpful doctor.

SHC Patient, May 2014

I have great confidence in Dr. Arai - she remembers everything concerning my care.

SHC Patient, May 2014

Great doctor!

SHC Patient, Apr 2014

I told the doctor the she need to speak because I had poor hearing (hearing aids in both ears) the doctor continually lowered her voice to nearly a whisper I probably missed 50% of what she said.

SHC Patient, Feb 2014

She was friendly and approachable.