David Fiorentino, MD, PhD

Dermatologist, Psoriasis specialist, Autoimmune disease specialist

Bio:   David F. Fiorentino M.D. Ph.D. is a Professor in the Department of Dermatology and the Department of Immunology and Rheumatology at Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed both his M.D. Ph.D. degrees at Stanford University. Dr. Fiorentino completed his internship in internal medicine at the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center in Denver and served his residency in dermatology at Stanford University. Dr. Fiorentino has served as the Co-Director of the multidisciplinary rheumatology-dermatology clinic that has been in operation at Stanford since 2003. Dr. Fiorentino's research interests focus on rheumatic skin diseases such as dermatomyositis, scleroderma, and lupus.
4.9 out of 5
287 Patient Ratings
28 Patient Comments

Autoimmune Skin Disease Clinic

  • 450 Broadway Street
  • Pavilion B, 4th Floor
  • Redwood City, CA 94063
  • Phone: 650-723-6316
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Immunology and Rheumatology Clinic

  • 900 Blake Wilbur Drive
  • 2nd Floor, Room W2081
  • Palo Alto, CA 94304
  • Phone: 650-723-6961
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General Dermatology Clinic

  • 450 Broadway Street
  • Pavilion B, 4th Floor
  • Redwood City, CA 94063
  • Phone: 650-723-6316
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General Dermatology Clinic in Redwood City

  • 450 Broadway Street
  • Pavilion B, 4th Floor
  • Redwood City, CA 94063
  • Phone: 650-723-6316
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Psoriasis Clinic

  • 450 Broadway Street
  • Pavilion B, 4th Floor
  • Redwood City, CA 94063
  • Phone: 650-723-6316
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Professional Education

  • Medical Education: Stanford University School of Medicine (1998) CA
  • Residency: Stanford University School of Medicine (2002) CA
  • Board Certification: Dermatology, American Board of Dermatology (2002)
  • Internship: University of Colorado School of Medicine (1999) CO
  • Ph.D., Stanford University, Cancer Biology (1998)
  • M.D., Stanford University (1998)
  • B.S., Stanford University, Biological Sciences (1988)

Honors & Awards

  • Medical Dermatology Development Award, Dermatology Foundation (2004-2007)
  • Clinical Immunology Faculty Scholarship Award, Center for Clinical Immunology at Stanford (2003-2006)

Administrative Appointments

  • Founding member, North American Rheumatologic Dermatology Society (NARDS) (2006 - Present)
  • Associate Director, Residency Program (2013 - Present)
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Friendliness

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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

4.3

Wait times

SHC Patient, May 2016

I love Drs Fiorentino and Chiou!!

SHC Patient, Apr 2016

Satisfied with care and providers learning more about the rare auto immune disease I have.

SHC Patient, Mar 2016

Dr. Fiorentino is outstanding. I NEVER feel rushed. He takes the amount of time necessary to answer all of my questions and treats the dr./patient relationship as a partnership. Excellent provider.

SHC Patient, Mar 2016

Excellent in every area of care & concern!

SHC Patient, Mar 2016

Dr. Fiorentino is the best!!

SHC Patient, Feb 2016

Dr. Gamba and Dr Fiorentino are excellent, caring, and knowledgeable doctors who explain everything very well and encourage feedback and questions. They are top professionals.

SHC Patient, Feb 2016

Both Dr. Fiorentino and Dr. Christina Gamba (the resident) provided excellent care.

SHC Patient, Feb 2016

The treatment initiated by Dr. Fiorentino has really changed my life and allowed me to resume the activities I could otherwise not do -

SHC Patient, Jan 2016

Felt very comfortable with Dr. Lucina Chung and Dr. David Fiorentino.

SHC Patient, Jan 2016

She was the best there that I have had.

SHC Patient, Dec 2015

Dr. David Fidentino is terrific!

SHC Patient, Dec 2015

Good

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4.9 out of 5
287 Patient Ratings
28 Patient Comments

SHC Patient, May 2016

I love Drs Fiorentino and Chiou!!

SHC Patient, Apr 2016

Satisfied with care and providers learning more about the rare auto immune disease I have.

SHC Patient, Mar 2016

Dr. Fiorentino is outstanding. I NEVER feel rushed. He takes the amount of time necessary to answer all of my questions and treats the dr./patient relationship as a partnership. Excellent provider.

SHC Patient, Mar 2016

Excellent in every area of care & concern!

SHC Patient, Mar 2016

Dr. Fiorentino is the best!!

SHC Patient, Feb 2016

Dr. Gamba and Dr Fiorentino are excellent, caring, and knowledgeable doctors who explain everything very well and encourage feedback and questions. They are top professionals.

SHC Patient, Feb 2016

Both Dr. Fiorentino and Dr. Christina Gamba (the resident) provided excellent care.

SHC Patient, Feb 2016

The treatment initiated by Dr. Fiorentino has really changed my life and allowed me to resume the activities I could otherwise not do -

SHC Patient, Jan 2016

Felt very comfortable with Dr. Lucina Chung and Dr. David Fiorentino.

SHC Patient, Jan 2016

She was the best there that I have had.

SHC Patient, Dec 2015

Dr. David Fidentino is terrific!

SHC Patient, Dec 2015

Good

SHC Patient, Nov 2015

Dr. Fiorentino came highly recommended. The results I have had give me the highest confidence in Dr. Fiorentino. Without a doubt I would highly recommend him to others.

SHC Patient, Nov 2015

Always the best

SHC Patient, Oct 2015

Dr. Fiorentino and Dr. Chiou are simply the best! They treat me with a lot of respect and I feel that they genuinely care about me and my condition!

SHC Patient, Jul 2015

Good.

SHC Patient, Jul 2015

I was able to get a diagnose for my condition that the doctors in my hometown couldn't figure out. I will forever be grateful to Dr. Fiorentino and Dr. Chiou!

SHC Patient, Jul 2015

Love Dr. Fiorentino, wish he was my internist.

SHC Patient, Jul 2015

Dr. Fiorentino is the best and so is his staff. they are kind, courteous and really care for the well being of their patients. They are always amazing and if it wasn't for Dr. Fiorentino I wouldn't be able to walk with my psoriasis and his knowledge. he's the best!!!

SHC Patient, Jul 2015

I have had a foot problem for 2 years with no relief from other physicians. This has been the first time I've actually felt confidence in a positive outcome. Good staff from start to finish.

SHC Patient, Apr 2015

An "all excellent" experience~Thank you for hiring qualified people for this clinic :)

SHC Patient, Apr 2015

I'd like to express my thanks to Dr Fiorentino and Dr Bernet for their diagnostic insight pointing the cause of my Dermititus to hematology problem. I'm currently in chemo therapy treatment for CMML-1 leukemia.

SHC Patient, Mar 2015

my provider is a very caring giver with concerns to my condition which is severe in its aspects

SHC Patient, Mar 2015

Dr. Florentino is simply the best!

SHC Patient, Mar 2015

Dr. Fiorentino is a caring, brilliant, personable, and knowledgeable dermatologist.

SHC Patient, Mar 2015

Dr. Fiorentino is superb! Absolutely amazing, caring doctor top expert in psoriasis.

SHC Patient, Jan 2015

I have every confidence in Doctor Firoentino and highly recommend him. He cleared a condition others had been unable to.

SHC Patient, Mar 2014

Dr. Fiorentino has served me well and is working hard to help me with complicated skin issues. I appreciate him very much.