Millie Das, MD

Millie Das, MD

Medical oncologist, Thoracic specialist

Bio:   Dr. Das specializes in the treatment of thoracic malignancies. She sees and treats patients both at the Stanford Cancer Center and at the Palo Alto VA Hospital. She is Chief of Oncology at the Palo Alto VA and also leads the VA thoracic tumor board on a biweekly basis. She has a strong interest in clinical research, serving as a principal investigator for multiple clinical and translational studies at the Palo Alto VA, and also as a co-investigator on all of the lung cancer trials at Stanford. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, and running.
4.8 out of 5
32 Patient Ratings
11 Patient Comments

Thoracic Cancer Program in Palo Alto

Professional Education

  • Board Certification: Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine (2007)
  • Board Certification: Medical Oncology, American Board of Internal Medicine (2011)
  • Internship: Stanford University Hospital -Clinical Excellence Research Center (2005) CA
  • Residency: Stanford University Hospital -Clinical Excellence Research Center (2007) CA
  • Fellowship: Stanford University School of Medicine (2001) CA
  • Medical Education: University of Massachusetts Medical Center (2004) MA

Administrative Appointments

  • Associate Program Director, Oncology Fellowship, Stanford University (2015 - Present)
  • Chief, Oncology, VA Palo Alto Health Care System (2015 - Present)

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4.8

Friendliness

4.8

Explanations

4.8

Listens

4.7

Includes you in decisions

4.8

Clear Communication

4.8

Confidence in your doctor

4.8

Recommended to others

3.8

Wait times

SHC Patient, Jan 2018

Dr. Das was all business - her bedside manner could be improved. She delivered bad news very bluntly. A gentler touch would have been appreciated.

SHC Patient, Jun 2017

Dr. Das is exceptional. If my blood work has not come in she calls me later in the day she makes me feel special.

SHC Patient, Apr 2017

This was second opinion dr. follow up was excellent, appointment was informative.

SHC Patient, Feb 2017

Dr. Das is the best! I'm so thankful she's part of my life!

SHC Patient, Feb 2017

Our family are always appreciated the high devotion to duty of Doctor Das, Millie Snigdha.

SHC Patient, Sep 2016

So kind, smart and caring.

SHC Patient, Aug 2016

Excellent! Thanks Dr. Das and all the medical teams!

SHC Patient, Dec 2015

Dr. Das was the best.

SHC Patient, Apr 2015

The staff showed me respect. Efforts AND whatever I had concern about my health.

SHC Patient, Aug 2014

My doctor was treated as a member in a family.

SHC Patient, May 2014

Very satisfied about the direction to duty of the provider.

4.8 out of 5
32 Patient Ratings
11 Patient Comments

SHC Patient, Jan 2018

Dr. Das was all business - her bedside manner could be improved. She delivered bad news very bluntly. A gentler touch would have been appreciated.

SHC Patient, Jun 2017

Dr. Das is exceptional. If my blood work has not come in she calls me later in the day she makes me feel special.

SHC Patient, Apr 2017

This was second opinion dr. follow up was excellent, appointment was informative.

SHC Patient, Feb 2017

Dr. Das is the best! I'm so thankful she's part of my life!

SHC Patient, Feb 2017

Our family are always appreciated the high devotion to duty of Doctor Das, Millie Snigdha.

SHC Patient, Sep 2016

So kind, smart and caring.

SHC Patient, Aug 2016

Excellent! Thanks Dr. Das and all the medical teams!

SHC Patient, Dec 2015

Dr. Das was the best.

SHC Patient, Apr 2015

The staff showed me respect. Efforts AND whatever I had concern about my health.

SHC Patient, Aug 2014

My doctor was treated as a member in a family.

SHC Patient, May 2014

Very satisfied about the direction to duty of the provider.