Les Dorfman, MD

Multiple sclerosis specialist, Neuromuscular neurologist, Neurophysiologist

4.9 out of 5
88 Patient Ratings
10 Patient Comments

Stanford Neuroscience Health Center

Multiple Sclerosis Center

Neuromuscular Program

Neurodiagnostic Labs

Professional Education

  • Board Certification: Electrodiagnostic Medicine, American Board of Electrodiagnostic Medicine (1989)
  • Fellowship: Mayo Clinic (1974) AZ
  • Residency: Greenwich Hospital (1970) CT
  • Residency: Stanford University School of Medicine (1973) CA
  • Internship: Greenwich Hospital (1969) CT
  • Medical Education: Albert Einstein College of Medicine (1968) NY
  • Board Certification: Neurology, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (1975)
  • Fellowship: National Hospital (1974) UKEngland
  • BSc, McGill University, Physiological Psychology (1964)
  • MD, Albert Einstein, Medicine (1968)

Honors & Awards

  • President, Association of California Neurologists (2002-04)
  • Director, American Board of Electrodiagnostic Medicine (1999-2005)
  • President, AAEM Foundation for Research and Education (1997-98)
  • President, American Association for Electrodiagnostic Medicine (1997-98)

Administrative Appointments

  • Director, Stanford Multiple Sclerosis Clinic (1974 - Present)
  • Director, SHC/LPCH Electromyography Laboratories (1991 - 2013)
  • Director, SHC/LPCH Evoked Potential Laboratories (1991 - 2013)
  • Director, Stanford Neurodiagnostic Laboratories (1994 - 2013)
  • Director, Residency Program in Clinical Neurophysiology (1995 - 2013)
4.9

Friendliness

4.9

Recommended to others

4.9

Explanations

4.9

Listens

4.8

Includes you in decisions

4.9

Clear Communication

4.9

Confidence in your doctor

4.6

Wait times

SHC Patient, Aug 2015

The doctor was very helpful, I asked to be his patient.

SHC Patient, Aug 2015

Excellent

SHC Patient, May 2015

Dr. Dorfman did an exceptional job moving my case along to surgery. Very much appreciated.

SHC Patient, Apr 2015

Dr. Dorfman answered my questions as well as my partner's & my sister's questions - inclusive & friendly.

SHC Patient, Apr 2015

Dr. Dorfman is one of the best neurologists Stanford has on staff.

SHC Patient, Feb 2015

Good.

SHC Patient, Aug 2014

Dr. Dorfman has monitored a cervical myelopathy condition for more than a dozen years. He takes an inordinate amount of time with me during these annual appointments to be sure the condition has stabilized.

SHC Patient, Jul 2014

Dr. Dorfman is awesome!

SHC Patient, Apr 2014

Very impressed with whole experience and demeanor of Dr. Dorfman.

SHC Patient, Jan 2014

Dr. Dorfman is great person.

4.9 out of 5
88 Patient Ratings
10 Patient Comments

SHC Patient, Aug 2015

The doctor was very helpful, I asked to be his patient.

SHC Patient, Aug 2015

Excellent

SHC Patient, May 2015

Dr. Dorfman did an exceptional job moving my case along to surgery. Very much appreciated.

SHC Patient, Apr 2015

Dr. Dorfman answered my questions as well as my partner's & my sister's questions - inclusive & friendly.

SHC Patient, Apr 2015

Dr. Dorfman is one of the best neurologists Stanford has on staff.

SHC Patient, Feb 2015

Good.

SHC Patient, Aug 2014

Dr. Dorfman has monitored a cervical myelopathy condition for more than a dozen years. He takes an inordinate amount of time with me during these annual appointments to be sure the condition has stabilized.

SHC Patient, Jul 2014

Dr. Dorfman is awesome!

SHC Patient, Apr 2014

Very impressed with whole experience and demeanor of Dr. Dorfman.

SHC Patient, Jan 2014

Dr. Dorfman is great person.