Wendy Caceres

Internal medicine doctor

Clinical Assistant Professor, Medicine - Primary Care and Population Health

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Professional Summary

Professional Education
  • BA, Harvard University, Chemistry (2003)
  • Residency: Stanford University Dept of Medicine (2014) CA
  • Board Certification: American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine (2014)
  • Medical Education: Stanford University (2011) CA

Honors & Awards
  • Charles Dorsey Armstrong Award, Clinical Excellence in Caring for Patients by a Senior Resident, Stanford Internal Medicine Residency (June, 2014)
  • Humanism and Excellence in Teaching Award, Outstanding Resident Role Model, Stanford Medical School (June, 2014)

Administrative Appointments
  • Associate Chair for Diversity and Inclusion, Department of Medicine (2020 - Present)
  • Associate Program Director, Stanford Internal Medicine Residency (2017 - Present)
  • Co-Medical Director, Pacific Free Clinic, Cardinal Free Clinics (2015 - 2020)


Practice Locations

Stanford Primary Care in Palo Alto Palo Alto, CA
Palo Alto, CA

211 Quarry Road

Palo Alto , CA 94304

(650) 498-9000

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We look forward to seeing her again.
Dr. Caceres is the best PCP I've ever had.
Can't say enough about Dr. Caceres - always very thorough and what I love most about her is that she listens.
Dr. Caceres is absolutely amazing. She really takes an interest in her patients and is very smart.
Dr. Caceres is literally the best!
Always a pleasure to see Dr. Caceres. I always find myself whining to her about what was bothering me when I visit. She listens patiently and addresses my concerns. She's a Blessing. Absolute Best!
Dr. Caceres is an amazing doctor. She is one of the best doctors I have seen.
As always Dr. Caceres listens and addresses all of my questions - and gives clear sound explanations to them!
Dr. Caceres is the "best" primary dr. I've had in my lifetime. I'm very fortunate to have a dr. that cares for my health.
She is the best!
Can't say enough about my dr. She's great! She listens and addresses my concerns and puts my mind at ease. So glad for her!
My PCP rough. She's incredible. She goes above & beyond. Much love & appreciation Dr. Caceres!
She spent a lot of time addressing my concerns. Excellent.
Dr. Caceres took her time during my follow-up visit. She addressed my concerns thoroughly, counseled and recommended treatment when necessary. She's the best!
As far as I'm concerned-I have the best primary doctor a person can have. I'm tickled she's my doctor and you guys are lucky to have her!
I have recommended co-workers to the same positive experience but Dr. Caceres is not taking new pt.'s.
Always listens and suggests next step - Very attentive.
Dr. Caceres is always VERY thorough - she listens, it's what I love most about her-
Dr. Caceras is a very personable, caring health care provider. She made several suggestions for improving my health and I have been working on implementing those ideas. The results have been positive and I appreciate her "watchfulness" in monitoring my health over the years.
She always provided excellent services with kindness.
Very good experience I am comfortable w/my PCP. She goes over everything well, assess as should & overall listens to what I'm feeling.
Dr. Caceres is the best dr. I've ever had. She always addresses my medical concerns with a plan & follow-up to correct the concern. Great dr.!
Dr. Caceres was exceptionally helpful and informative to me. I highly recommend Dr. Caceres.
dr caceres is thorough in explaining and answering my concerns
Dr. Caceres is always well informed & up to date on latest research & findings.
As far as i'm concerned-I have the best doctor-she listens unlike other doctors.I thank my lucky stars for her...
Loved this MD - best doctor visit at Stanford in 20 years!
Dr. Wendy Caceres is excellent! She is very thorough with. Questions I ask, prescription information, re-fills, condition/illness I may be experiencing!
Again - Dr. C. uses an excellent team approaches. She clearly trusts & communicates with all of us - Patient as part of her team? What concept! Yes, common at Stanford but hard to mention it.
Dr. Caceres is a great doctor! My favorite & I've had a few!
I made sure my wife used this doctor as her care provider.
Doesn't seem sensitive to concerns of questions about the medications.
My doctor is always very thorough and what I love most of her is that she listens to what I have to say & explains fully so I can understand & the importance of follow-ups & medication.
Dr. was very attentive, spent a lot of time.
Dr. Caceres is an amazing doctor! She is very knowledgeable and compassionate. I feel very fortunate to have her as my doctor. I highly recommend her.
She changed my meds. Said she would call to see how I am doing with the change - still haven't heard from her it has been 10 days so far and no call.
Dr. Caceres is a very thorough doctor - I couldn't ask for anyone better. She's very good at listening which is what I love most bout her. She also takes the time to explain things so I can understand.
Dr Caceres assign the Nurse (specially in controlling diabetic) to help me how to use one touch meter to measure blood sugar. This is Extra and very helpful
Doctor Wendy Caceres is very good doing super work thank you.
Dr. caceres is outstanding
Dr. C. had a "scribe" so she could focus all attention on me.
She's very good & very thorough, I highly recommend her to my family & friends.
Very excellent.
Excellent my doctor is so thorough
Hands down the best!
Dr Caceres is the most caring & thoughtful doctor I've ever seen. I'm very lucky to be her patient.
I did not get a lot of explanations on what could other symptoms be and how long this condition will last. More about what it is and what is the treatment only.
Dr. Caceres is patient, explains everything! Is great!
My Dr is excellent, I couldn't have asked for anyone better.
Dr. is very kind for me. I appreciate to her.
Dr. Caceras is great!
I am very satisfied with the care given to me by my primary care physician. She is very pleasant, she remembers me and my husband. She listens to my questions and comments and responds the best she can. I am very lucky to have Dr. Caseras as my doctor.
really great.
My care provider is the best! Knowledgeable, connects with her patient, very friendly.
dr. Caceras was a recommend doctor when I chose to go over to STANFORD and put all my care under one umbrella. I have not regretted that decision. Dr. Caceres is a kind and caring physician that looks at the bigger picture. I needed that in a primary care. I also like how allmy doctors are included in whatever happens on any given visit.
My physician, Wendy Casceres, is fantastic. Kind, smart, thoughtful. I am so impressed by her knowledge.
Dr Caceres very professional and caring physician has a great heart and concern for her patients very articulate and very communicative Stanford is very fortunate to have an outstanding doctor on their team of professionals Highly recommend her to others and very valuable information on the current studies in the medical profession!! Dr Caceres is very dedicated to her profession of educating and teaching others about preventive maintenance health!!
Love Dr C. Outstanding concern and care.
Dr Caceres was knowledgeable and really aware of my concerns - dense breast tissue, number of screening mammograms, and colonoscopy screenings. She spent so much time talking to me. I believe she really listened and she was aware of the latest research. I'm really lucky to have such a competent and caring doctor.
Dr. Caceres is hands down the best PCP I've ever had! She has wonderful empathy, great recall for previous health issues, and is very thorough.
Dr. Caceres is the best doctor I've had in my life-time. She has guided me to greatly reduce my cholesterol/high blood pressure. My blood pressure has gone down from 223 to 130 ava daily.
very impressed with the care I received
Dr Caceres is honestly wonderful. caring, thoughtful, and thorough. I highly recommend her to family and friends
dr Wendy caceres is thoroughl. she doesn't mind the time. she answers my questions. and you can feel the concern to me as a patient
I have primary care physician that is caring and compassionate about my health problem.
very pleasant and intelligent. I love my doctor's holistic approach in treating patients.
Dr Cacres and her staff provide excrll patient care.
Dr. Wendy Caceres really good attention and her assistant Vanessa.
Dr. Caceres is wonderful. She listened to my issues and gave me advice. She is very responsive to my questions and concerns. I am very happy with the level of care I received. Thank you.
I am very happy with Dr. Wendy Caceres. She is a fine and caring physician.
Dr. Caceres was great. She actually followed up with me on health info no one had provided me before in my 4 + years at Stanford.
Very knowledgeable provided good resource to aid in my problem.
Dr. Caceres is the best doctor I've had in 20 years. She listens to me, includes me in all decisions and spends all the time necessary to give me more than adequate care. Most important, she looks me in the eyes when she speaks to me and we have actual conversations about my issues and care.
Dr. Caceres is my new PCP replacing Dr. Julietta Gabiola, whom I was VERY happy with. Dr. Caceres is an excellent replacement for Dr. Gabiola. I have tremendous confidence in Dr. Caceres.
very good experience.
I was very impressed with Dr. Caceres. She took the time to go through all of my medical history and listened to my questions/concerns. At no point did I feel rushed. I would recommend Dr. Caceres to my family and friends.
Dr. Caceres was worth the wait!
Dr. Caceres is the best!
dr very through
Fantastic experience compared to any other health provide.
Dr Cacres is a excellent physician, she is professional, caring and very knowledgeable. l'd give her my highest rating
Dr. Caceres is fantastic
What I see missing compared to my previous Care Provider at PAMF for an annual physical is the more thorough physical exam like : ear and mouth check; heart and lung auscultation; I had breast cancer, I always had physical check on my body for lumps and also abdominal pressure checks. Other than that, I love my doctor now.
Regular experience.
Dr. Caceres is the first doctor I've had in 25 years in whom I have complete confidence.
dr. Caceres was wonderful. The appointment didn't feel rushed, she answered all of my questions, and even cited the literature (loved that)!
Very knowledgeable, easy to talk to and friendly
Dr. Caceres is caring and kind. Excellent physician!
Dr. Caceres is wonderful. She is the best primary physician I've had. She is very knowledgeable and knows current medical trends and always answers all my questions and makes me feel at ease to ask them. She also takes the time to look at my comprehensive medical history and took note or other appointments with specialist and follows up on my medical progress. She also has incredible energy and makes you feel like you're the only patient she is seeing, even though you know she's been slammed all day with patients.
Again, I found Dr. Caceras to be knowledgeable, professional, caring and friendly. I am happy that she has been assigned to be my primary care physician
I believe I am extremely fortunate to have Dr. Caceres as my primary physician. I consider Dr. Caceres a competent, caring, considerate, interesting, interested, etc., doctor. I recommended Dr. Caceres to my wife - first time in 51 years I have done so.
Dr. Wendy Caceres is one of the best doctors I have ever interacted with
5 stars across the board.
Dr. Caceres is by-far the best dr. with whom I've worked at Stanford. She's knowledgeable, caring, non-judgmental, and goes above & beyond to ensure my best care (holistically).
She seems very concern with her patient & Very thorough.
I appreciate the care that Dr Caceres provides me with in clinic and through myhealth.
I was switching to Dr. Wendy from Dr. Gabiola so I was a new patient for Dr. Wendy. I am so relieved that I now seem to have a great doctor. She seemed interest in every small issue I brought up.
she took a lot of time, she was caring and listened to my needs.
This was my first visit with Dr. Caceres is an impressive, knowledgeable and caring doctor.
Dr. Caceras was better than I could have hoped for in a Primary Care doctor.

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