Wendy Caceres

Wendy Caceres

Internal medicine doctor

4.8 out of 5
89 Patient Ratings
83 Patient Comments

Stanford Primary Care in Palo Alto

Professional Education

  • BA, Harvard University, Chemistry (2003)
  • Residency: Stanford University Dept of Medicine (2014) CA
  • Board Certification: Internal Medicine, American Board of 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 Program Director, Stanford Internal Medicine Residency (2017 - Present)
  • Co-Medical Director, Pacific Free Clinic, Cardinal Free Clinics (2015 - Present)
4.9

Friendliness

4.8

Explanations

4.8

Listens

4.8

Includes you in decisions

4.8

Clear Communication

4.8

Confidence in your doctor

4.7

Recommended to others

4.4

Wait times

SHC Patient, Jul 2019

Dr. Caceres is always VERY thorough - she listens, it's what I love most about her-

SHC Patient, Jun 2019

She always provided excellent services with kindness.

SHC Patient, Jun 2019

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.

SHC Patient, Jun 2019

Very good experience I am comfortable w/my PCP. She goes over everything well, assess as should & overall listens to what I'm feeling.

SHC Patient, Apr 2019

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.!

SHC Patient, Feb 2019

Dr. Caceres was exceptionally helpful and informative to me. I highly recommend Dr. Caceres.

SHC Patient, Feb 2019

dr caceres is thorough in explaining and answering my concerns

SHC Patient, Feb 2019

Dr. Caceres is always well informed & up to date on latest research & findings.

SHC Patient, Jan 2019

As far as i'm concerned-I have the best doctor-she listens unlike other doctors.I thank my lucky stars for her...

SHC Patient, May 2018

Loved this MD - best doctor visit at Stanford in 20 years!

SHC Patient, Apr 2018

Dr. Wendy Caceres is excellent! She is very thorough with. Questions I ask, prescription information, re-fills, condition/illness I may be experiencing!

SHC Patient, Apr 2018

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.

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4.8 out of 5
89 Patient Ratings
83 Patient Comments

SHC Patient, Jul 2019

Dr. Caceres is always VERY thorough - she listens, it's what I love most about her-

SHC Patient, Jun 2019

She always provided excellent services with kindness.

SHC Patient, Jun 2019

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.

SHC Patient, Jun 2019

Very good experience I am comfortable w/my PCP. She goes over everything well, assess as should & overall listens to what I'm feeling.

SHC Patient, Apr 2019

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.!

SHC Patient, Feb 2019

Dr. Caceres was exceptionally helpful and informative to me. I highly recommend Dr. Caceres.

SHC Patient, Feb 2019

dr caceres is thorough in explaining and answering my concerns

SHC Patient, Feb 2019

Dr. Caceres is always well informed & up to date on latest research & findings.

SHC Patient, Jan 2019

As far as i'm concerned-I have the best doctor-she listens unlike other doctors.I thank my lucky stars for her...

SHC Patient, May 2018

Loved this MD - best doctor visit at Stanford in 20 years!

SHC Patient, Apr 2018

Dr. Wendy Caceres is excellent! She is very thorough with. Questions I ask, prescription information, re-fills, condition/illness I may be experiencing!

SHC Patient, Apr 2018

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.

SHC Patient, Feb 2018

Dr. Caceres is a great doctor! My favorite & I've had a few!

SHC Patient, Dec 2017

I made sure my wife used this doctor as her care provider.

SHC Patient, Nov 2017

Doesn't seem sensitive to concerns of questions about the medications.

SHC Patient, Nov 2017

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.

SHC Patient, Oct 2017

Dr. was very attentive, spent a lot of time.

SHC Patient, Oct 2017

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.

SHC Patient, Oct 2017

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.

SHC Patient, Oct 2017

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.

SHC Patient, Sep 2017

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

SHC Patient, Sep 2017

Doctor Wendy Caceres is very good doing super work thank you.

SHC Patient, Aug 2017

Dr. caceres is outstanding

SHC Patient, Aug 2017

Dr. C. had a "scribe" so she could focus all attention on me.

SHC Patient, Jul 2017

She's very good & very thorough, I highly recommend her to my family & friends.

SHC Patient, Jul 2017

Very excellent.

SHC Patient, Jul 2017

Excellent my doctor is so thorough

SHC Patient, Jun 2017

Hands down the best!

SHC Patient, May 2017

Dr Caceres is the most caring & thoughtful doctor I've ever seen. I'm very lucky to be her patient.

SHC Patient, May 2017

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.

SHC Patient, Apr 2017

Dr. Caceres is patient, explains everything! Is great!

SHC Patient, Apr 2017

My Dr is excellent, I couldn't have asked for anyone better.

SHC Patient, Apr 2017

Dr. is very kind for me. I appreciate to her.

SHC Patient, Apr 2017

Dr. Caceras is great!

SHC Patient, Apr 2017

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.

SHC Patient, Mar 2017

really great.

SHC Patient, Mar 2017

My care provider is the best! Knowledgeable, connects with her patient, very friendly.

SHC Patient, Feb 2017

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.

SHC Patient, Feb 2017

My physician, Wendy Casceres, is fantastic. Kind, smart, thoughtful. I am so impressed by her knowledge.

SHC Patient, Feb 2017

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!!

SHC Patient, Jan 2017

Love Dr C. Outstanding concern and care.

SHC Patient, Jan 2017

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.

SHC Patient, Dec 2016

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.

SHC Patient, Nov 2016

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.

SHC Patient, Nov 2016

very impressed with the care I received

SHC Patient, Nov 2016

Dr Caceres is honestly wonderful. caring, thoughtful, and thorough. I highly recommend her to family and friends

SHC Patient, Oct 2016

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

SHC Patient, Oct 2016

I have primary care physician that is caring and compassionate about my health problem.

SHC Patient, Aug 2016

very pleasant and intelligent. I love my doctor's holistic approach in treating patients.

SHC Patient, Jul 2016

Dr Cacres and her staff provide excrll patient care.

SHC Patient, Jul 2016

Dr. Wendy Caceres really good attention and her assistant Vanessa.

SHC Patient, Jun 2016

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.

SHC Patient, Jun 2016

I am very happy with Dr. Wendy Caceres. She is a fine and caring physician.

SHC Patient, Jun 2016

Very knowledgeable provided good resource to aid in my problem.

SHC Patient, Jun 2016

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.

SHC Patient, Jun 2016

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.

SHC Patient, Jun 2016

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.

SHC Patient, May 2016

very good experience.

SHC Patient, May 2016

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.

SHC Patient, May 2016

Dr. Caceres was worth the wait!

SHC Patient, May 2016

Dr. Caceres is the best!

SHC Patient, May 2016

dr very through

SHC Patient, May 2016

Fantastic experience compared to any other health provide.

SHC Patient, Apr 2016

Dr Cacres is a excellent physician, she is professional, caring and very knowledgeable. l'd give her my highest rating

SHC Patient, Apr 2016

Dr. Caceres is fantastic

SHC Patient, Mar 2016

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.

SHC Patient, Mar 2016

Regular experience.

SHC Patient, Mar 2016

Dr. Caceres is the first doctor I've had in 25 years in whom I have complete confidence.

SHC Patient, Mar 2016

dr. Caceres was wonderful. The appointment didn't feel rushed, she answered all of my questions, and even cited the literature (loved that)!

SHC Patient, Feb 2016

Very knowledgeable, easy to talk to and friendly

SHC Patient, Feb 2016

Dr. Caceres is caring and kind. Excellent physician!

SHC Patient, Jan 2016

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.

SHC Patient, Jan 2016

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

SHC Patient, Jan 2016

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.

SHC Patient, Jan 2016

Dr. Wendy Caceres is one of the best doctors I have ever interacted with

SHC Patient, Jan 2016

5 stars across the board.

SHC Patient, Jan 2016

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).

SHC Patient, Jan 2016

She seems very concern with her patient & Very thorough.

SHC Patient, Jan 2016

I appreciate the care that Dr Caceres provides me with in clinic and through myhealth.

SHC Patient, Dec 2015

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.

SHC Patient, Nov 2015

she took a lot of time, she was caring and listened to my needs.

SHC Patient, Nov 2015

This was my first visit with Dr. Caceres is an impressive, knowledgeable and caring doctor.

SHC Patient, Sep 2015

Dr. Caceras was better than I could have hoped for in a Primary Care doctor.