Catherine Curtin

Hand and upper extremity surgeon

Associate Professor of Surgery (Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery) and, by courtesy, of Orthopaedic Surgery at the Stanford University Medical Center
4.8 out of 5
77 Patient Ratings
5 Patient Comments

Hand and Upper Limb Center

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Clinic

Professional Education

  • Board Certification: Hand Surgery, American Board of Plastic Surgery (2011)
  • Fellowship: Stanford University School of Medicine (2007) CA
  • Board Certification: Plastic Surgery, American Board of Plastic Surgery (2008)
  • Residency: University of Michigan Hospital (2006) MI
  • RWJ Clinical Scholar, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Heath Services Research (2004)
  • Internship: University of Michigan Hospital (1999) MI
  • Medical Education: Yale University School of Medicine (1998) CT
  • BA, Wellsely College, Russian studies (1993)
  • MD, Yale University (1998)

Honors & Awards

  • Career Development Award, VA (11/08)

Administrative Appointments

  • Medical Student Clerkship Director, Stanford Plastic Surgery (2008 - Present)

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4.8

Friendliness

4.8

Recommended to others

4.9

Explanations

4.8

Listens

4.8

Includes you in decisions

4.8

Clear Communication

4.9

Confidence in your doctor

4.1

Wait times

SHC Patient, May 2015

Dr. Curtin has been a wonderful guide for me during this stressful time and has shown great compassion towards me. She has also been very straightforward with any information this is pertinent to my recovery while remaining compassionate, a trait not always found in the health care system. I am gateful to have someone such as herself to help me during this time!!

SHC Patient, Apr 2015

Dr. Curtin helped me get rid of this pain I have had for the past 3 years

SHC Patient, Apr 2015

Doctor Curtin is incredible! The best ever!!!

SHC Patient, Nov 2014

Dr. Curtin is very knowledgeable and I love that she continues to grow her knowledge. She is an outstanding provider @ Stanford!

SHC Patient, Dec 2013

Dr. Curtin and Dr. Carroll were very informative and I have total faith in them.

4.8 out of 5
77 Patient Ratings
5 Patient Comments

SHC Patient, May 2015

Dr. Curtin has been a wonderful guide for me during this stressful time and has shown great compassion towards me. She has also been very straightforward with any information this is pertinent to my recovery while remaining compassionate, a trait not always found in the health care system. I am gateful to have someone such as herself to help me during this time!!

SHC Patient, Apr 2015

Dr. Curtin helped me get rid of this pain I have had for the past 3 years

SHC Patient, Apr 2015

Doctor Curtin is incredible! The best ever!!!

SHC Patient, Nov 2014

Dr. Curtin is very knowledgeable and I love that she continues to grow her knowledge. She is an outstanding provider @ Stanford!

SHC Patient, Dec 2013

Dr. Curtin and Dr. Carroll were very informative and I have total faith in them.