Venita Chandra

Vascular surgeon

Clinical Assistant Professor, Surgery - Vascular Surgery
Bio:   Dr. Chandra earned her B.S. degree, Summa Cum Laude, in Genetics and Cell Biology from the University of Minnesota in 1999. In 2004, she received her medical degree from the University of Chicago’s Pritzker School of Medicine and was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society. Dr. Chandra completed her General Surgery residency at Stanford in 2011 and is a graduate of the Stanford Biodesign program. She continued on to complete the Stanford Vascular Surgery Fellowship.

Dr. Chandra is a member of SSATHI (Stanford South Asian Translational Heart Institute), as well as WHH (Stanford Women's Hearth Health). She is the co-director of the Stanford Advanced Wound Care Center (AWCC). As the co-director of the Stanford AWCC she is heavily involved in the Stanford Limb Salvage Initiative and has substantial expertise in new and cutting edge peripheral vascular and limb salvage techniques. She is also the associate program director of the Vascular Surgery Fellowship and the Vascular Surgery Medical Student Clerkship Director.

Dr. Chandra's research and clinical interests include women’s vascular health, limb salvage, technology development and treatment optimization for complex open and endovascular approaches to peripheral vascular and aneurysmal disease.
4.8 out of 5
106 Patient Ratings
11 Patient Comments

Vascular and Endovascular Care

  • 300 Pasteur Drive
  • 3rd Floor, Room H3600
  • Stanford, CA 94305
  • Phone: 650-725-5227
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Advanced Wound Care Center

Stanford South Asian Translational Heart Initiative

  • 300 Pasteur Drive
  • 2nd Floor, Room A260
  • Stanford, CA 94305
  • Phone: 650-723-6459
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Stanford South Asian Translational Heart Initiative at Boswell Building

  • 300 Pasteur Drive
  • 2nd Floor, Room A260
  • Stanford, CA 94305
  • Phone: 650-723-6459
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Professional Education

  • Board Certification: Vascular Surgery, American Board of Surgery (2014)
  • Fellowship: Stanford University (2013) CA
  • Board Certification: General Surgery, American Board of Surgery (2012)
  • Residency: Stanford University (2011) CA
  • Residency: Stanford University (2006) CA
  • Internship: Stanford University (2005) CA
  • Medical Education: University of Chicago Pritzker (2004) IL

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4.8

Friendliness

4.7

Recommended to others

4.8

Explanations

4.8

Listens

4.8

Includes you in decisions

4.8

Clear Communication

4.8

Confidence in your doctor

4.3

Wait times

SHC Patient, May 2015

Excellent.

SHC Patient, May 2015

Excellent surgeon.

SHC Patient, Apr 2015

Dr. Chandra is an excellent doctor. I've had nothing but very good experience with her and her staff.

SHC Patient, Apr 2015

I have lived with the wound on my right ankle for almost 3 years and Dr. Chandra is the first doctor to make a REAL improvement in lessening the size of the wound!

SHC Patient, Apr 2015

I was very impressed with interest shown by everyone. Rivals patients treatment at Mayo.

SHC Patient, Mar 2015

All my experiences have been good. Always feel I'm in good hands with everyone involved.

SHC Patient, Mar 2015

I liked Dr. Chandra & Bobbie. They were very personal.

SHC Patient, Feb 2015

I am very pleased with Dr. Chandra and her staff.

SHC Patient, Jan 2015

I strongly urge my family and friends to recommend this doctor.

SHC Patient, Dec 2014

I believe Dr. Chandra cares about me as a person not just a patient. Exceptional!! Staff also excellent.

SHC Patient, Sep 2014

Excellent doctor.

4.8 out of 5
106 Patient Ratings
11 Patient Comments

SHC Patient, May 2015

Excellent.

SHC Patient, May 2015

Excellent surgeon.

SHC Patient, Apr 2015

Dr. Chandra is an excellent doctor. I've had nothing but very good experience with her and her staff.

SHC Patient, Apr 2015

I have lived with the wound on my right ankle for almost 3 years and Dr. Chandra is the first doctor to make a REAL improvement in lessening the size of the wound!

SHC Patient, Apr 2015

I was very impressed with interest shown by everyone. Rivals patients treatment at Mayo.

SHC Patient, Mar 2015

All my experiences have been good. Always feel I'm in good hands with everyone involved.

SHC Patient, Mar 2015

I liked Dr. Chandra & Bobbie. They were very personal.

SHC Patient, Feb 2015

I am very pleased with Dr. Chandra and her staff.

SHC Patient, Jan 2015

I strongly urge my family and friends to recommend this doctor.

SHC Patient, Dec 2014

I believe Dr. Chandra cares about me as a person not just a patient. Exceptional!! Staff also excellent.

SHC Patient, Sep 2014

Excellent doctor.