Jason Gotlib

Hematologist, Medical oncologist, Leukemia specialist

4.9 out of 5
169 Patient Ratings
121 Patient Comments

Hematology Program

Hematology Program
  • 875 Blake Wilbur Drive
  • Clinic F
  • Palo Alto , CA 94304
  • Phone: 650-498-6000
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Professional Education

  • Medical Education: Stanford University School of Medicine (1995) CA
  • Fellowship: Stanford University Hematology and Oncology Fellowship (2003) CA
  • Residency: Stanford University Internal Medicine Residency (1998) CA
  • Internship: Stanford University Internal Medicine Residency (1996) CA
  • Board Certification: American Board of Internal Medicine, Hematology (2001)
  • B.A., Franklin & Marshall College, Biology; HAPOS (1990)
  • M.D., Stanford, Medicine (1995)
  • M.S., Stanford, Clinical Epidemiology (2003)

Honors & Awards

  • Charles Dorsey Armstrong Award for Excellence in Patient Care, Stanford Internal Medicine Residency Program (1998)
  • Hematology Division Faculty Teaching Award, Stanford Division of Hematology/Department of Medicine (2005, 2007, 2009)
  • NIH K23 Mentored Patient-Oriented Research Career Development Award (#HL04409), National Institutes of Health (2001-2006)

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4.9

Friendliness

4.9

Explanations

4.9

Listens

4.8

Care provider's efforts to include you in decisions about your care

4.9

Clear Communication

4.9

Confidence in your doctor

4.9

Recommended to others

4.4

Wait times

SHC Patient, Apr 2020

Dr. Gotlib, and all the members of his team were amazing. Dr. Gotlib explained things in a manner that I could easily understand.

SHC Patient, Feb 2020

Dr. Gotlib took the time to listen to my concerns and explained in terms that I could understand potential therapies and my prospects. He is an accomplished professional who inspires confidence.

SHC Patient, Feb 2020

Dr Gotlib and his assistants are the best I've ever had. I always feel great after my visits, because they give me hope. They obviously care and Dr Gotlib has a wonderful "bedside manner".

SHC Patient, Jan 2020

Dr. Jason Gotlib is excellent.

SHC Patient, Jan 2020

They have always been amazing they are always on top of the med and tests I'm always caught up.

SHC Patient, Dec 2019

I feel very fortunate to have the benefit of this doctor's experience and expertise, given the rarity of my disease process.

SHC Patient, Dec 2019

Dr. Jason Gotlib is always kind and caring.

SHC Patient, Nov 2019

Very fortunate to have Dr. Gotlib and staff.

SHC Patient, Oct 2019

Was timely visit. Given the state where I am with my condition there was not much advice given for me to follow.

SHC Patient, Oct 2019

Dr. Gotlib has always taken the best care with me.

SHC Patient, Sep 2019

Dr. Gotlib is EXCEPTIONAL. An ideal physician.

SHC Patient, Sep 2019

Dr. J. Gotlib is excellent. The fellow with him was also caring.

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4.9 out of 5
169 Patient Ratings
121 Patient Comments

SHC Patient, Apr 2020

Dr. Gotlib, and all the members of his team were amazing. Dr. Gotlib explained things in a manner that I could easily understand.

SHC Patient, Feb 2020

Dr. Gotlib took the time to listen to my concerns and explained in terms that I could understand potential therapies and my prospects. He is an accomplished professional who inspires confidence.

SHC Patient, Feb 2020

Dr Gotlib and his assistants are the best I've ever had. I always feel great after my visits, because they give me hope. They obviously care and Dr Gotlib has a wonderful "bedside manner".

SHC Patient, Jan 2020

Dr. Jason Gotlib is excellent.

SHC Patient, Jan 2020

They have always been amazing they are always on top of the med and tests I'm always caught up.

SHC Patient, Dec 2019

I feel very fortunate to have the benefit of this doctor's experience and expertise, given the rarity of my disease process.

SHC Patient, Dec 2019

Dr. Jason Gotlib is always kind and caring.

SHC Patient, Nov 2019

Very fortunate to have Dr. Gotlib and staff.

SHC Patient, Oct 2019

Was timely visit. Given the state where I am with my condition there was not much advice given for me to follow.

SHC Patient, Oct 2019

Dr. Gotlib has always taken the best care with me.

SHC Patient, Sep 2019

Dr. Gotlib is EXCEPTIONAL. An ideal physician.

SHC Patient, Sep 2019

Dr. J. Gotlib is excellent. The fellow with him was also caring.

SHC Patient, Sep 2019

Both the fellow in hema./onco. and Dr. Gotlib were quite easy to talk to.

SHC Patient, Sep 2019

Dr. Gotlib is excellent, both in terms of expertise and "bedside manner." I'm very grateful to have access to such good care.

SHC Patient, Aug 2019

Outstanding care provided by Dr. Gotlib to me, as well as care provided by entire team.

SHC Patient, Jun 2019

We love Dr. Gotlib and feel so fortunate to have found him. He and his staff are super-competent and caring - we trust them completely.

SHC Patient, Jun 2019

Dr. Gotlib is exceptional. Brilliant, yet approachable. Professional yet warm. V. caring. He has restored my health. He didn't have the answer for what was wrong with me. However he had ideas for how to get the answer.

SHC Patient, May 2019

Stanford Health is a wonderful full care center. I hope to visit there again.

SHC Patient, Apr 2019

My friend who drove me was also impressed.

SHC Patient, Mar 2019

I have nothing but great things to say about Dr. Gotlib, William and the entire staff. I have total confidence in them.

SHC Patient, Feb 2019

Jason Gotlib MD is the most compassionate and excellent doctor - He truly listens to my concerns and gives his expertise advise on the management of my disease.

SHC Patient, Jan 2019

All good experience. I feel very comfortable under Dr. Gotlib & Co. care.

SHC Patient, Dec 2018

Very lucky to have a great doctor as well as his staff.

SHC Patient, Nov 2018

Best physician EVER!

SHC Patient, Nov 2018

Dr. Gotlib spent lots of time with me. Walked away with more questions, but will email him with them.

SHC Patient, Nov 2018

All 3 team members extremely competent and caring, gave through answers & explanations.

SHC Patient, Sep 2018

Dr. Gotlib always has a smile and makes you feel you're his only patient. Answers my questions in a way I can understand.

SHC Patient, Aug 2018

Dr. Gotlib is outstanding in every way.

SHC Patient, Aug 2018

I feel v. fortunate to be a patient of Dr. Gotlib.

SHC Patient, Jul 2018

Dr. Gotlib is outstanding!!

SHC Patient, Jul 2018

Excellent & caring.

SHC Patient, Jul 2018

Dr. Gotlib & Len are amazing, empathetic, & caring. I love them.

SHC Patient, Jun 2018

I primarily commend my doctor, Dr. Jason Gotlib, for the outstanding care he has been giving me.

SHC Patient, May 2018

That they attended me well.

SHC Patient, Mar 2018

Dr. Gotlib & Dr. Hollenhorat were both excellent. I am so glad I made the 4 1/2 hr. trip to Stanford.

SHC Patient, Feb 2018

Very good and very happy.

SHC Patient, Feb 2018

Excellent.

SHC Patient, Jan 2018

Dr. Gotlib - an exceptional doctor.

SHC Patient, Jan 2018

Dr. Gotlib is very thorough and listens and shows concern. He is the best and I would recommend to anyone who needs a good dr.

SHC Patient, Dec 2017

Generally excellent.

SHC Patient, Nov 2017

Dr. Gotlib does a great job.

SHC Patient, Nov 2017

Dr. Gotlib is an exceptional doctor - Lucky to have found him and under his care.

SHC Patient, Oct 2017

Great doctors who do a thorough exam and explanation of labs. Great listeners. Always a pleasure.

SHC Patient, Oct 2017

I highly recommend Dr. Jason Gotlib - his approach, his kindness and knowledge is priceless.

SHC Patient, Oct 2017

Dr. Gotlib interacted with me at a level commensurate w/my education (PhD). It was a welcome new experience for me in the US healthcare system.

SHC Patient, Oct 2017

Excellent interaction with Dr. Gotlib, and his fellow Dr. Shomall.

SHC Patient, Oct 2017

Dr. Gotlib and the entire staff that I interfaced with were exceptional. Very caring & professional in all areas.

SHC Patient, Aug 2017

Professional, courteous, speedy.

SHC Patient, Jul 2017

Dr. Gotlib (OB) is an excellent doctor. I couldn't ask for better care, thank you.

SHC Patient, Jul 2017

Dr. Jason Gotlib is unbelievable throughout & explains everything very well. Best doctor I ever had.

SHC Patient, Jun 2017

Excellent - Dr. Gotlib.

SHC Patient, Jun 2017

Total confidence in your staff.

SHC Patient, Jun 2017

Gotlib seems to be on top of his game. Total confidence in him.

SHC Patient, May 2017

Dr. Gotlib is terrific and so is his PA.

SHC Patient, May 2017

Dr. Gotlib has helped me to understand my disorder as well as provided me info to help me manage symptoms.

SHC Patient, May 2017

All very pleasant, professional, efficient!

SHC Patient, Apr 2017

This care provider has a very high level of expertise regarding my illness, and he keeps me well informed on all the issues that are relevant.

SHC Patient, Apr 2017

Dr. Jason Gotlib & his whole staff are excellent!

SHC Patient, Apr 2017

Doctors are great and thorough on exams and explaining medicines and labs.

SHC Patient, Mar 2017

I always feel very comfortable with Dr. Gotlieb and staff. My husband and daughter usually go to my appts. with me and also likes the way he talks to us about my condition. Would highly recommend him to others.

SHC Patient, Feb 2017

Wonderful doctor, the very best care.

SHC Patient, Jan 2017

All good - especially good explanation of what is known about my issue.

SHC Patient, Jan 2017

Excellent!

SHC Patient, Dec 2016

I have the utmost confidence in Dr. Gotlib. He showed patience & understanding for side-effects I was suffering from.

SHC Patient, Dec 2016

Dr. Gotlib does a great job taking the time to pay forward attention during my appointments, listening and answering my questions, and providing candid information about diagnosis, tests, and treatments.

SHC Patient, Dec 2016

Lynn NP an Dr.Gatbib have been my "angels" for several years. They are always so sweet and kind and helpful.

SHC Patient, Nov 2016

Dr. Gotlib is a superb doctor and a terrific human being I have been going to him for 9 years.

SHC Patient, Nov 2016

Dr. Gotlib is exceptionally fine at both being personable, caring and knowledgeable.

SHC Patient, Nov 2016

Dr. Gotlib is not only extremely knowledgeable he is also empathetic, courteous, respectful and thorough. I feel SO much better about my condition because I am in his hands.

SHC Patient, Oct 2016

Dr. Gotlib has been amazing throughout my entire cancer journey. Always compassionate and caring. Thank you!

SHC Patient, Oct 2016

World-class

SHC Patient, Oct 2016

I am very much alive, due to Dr Gotleib and my quality of life is amazing, at 73. Thank yourselves

SHC Patient, Sep 2016

Dr. Gotlib is AMAZING! So friendly, helpful & brilliant!

SHC Patient, Sep 2016

Dr. Gotlib and his staff could not be better.

SHC Patient, Sep 2016

Good because they explain well about my problem.

SHC Patient, Aug 2016

Great job.

SHC Patient, Jun 2016

Dr. Gotlib is great! He's caring. He listens and I feel very confident that he's my doctor.

SHC Patient, May 2016

Dr. Gotlib is outstanding, very caring, great with explanations. The very best.

SHC Patient, May 2016

Very professional and thorough.

SHC Patient, May 2016

I liked the doctor very much.

SHC Patient, May 2016

All perfect.

SHC Patient, Apr 2016

Dr. Gotlieb was friendly and courteous. Explained what was going on with my medical condition and what we could do to try and keep my health stable. Not only did he talk to me but included my husband and daughter in the conversation.

SHC Patient, Apr 2016

Dr. Gotlib is the best doctor I could have ever hoped for!

SHC Patient, Apr 2016

Both providers where very good. Very happy - - -

SHC Patient, Mar 2016

No medications but care was all discussed carefully.

SHC Patient, Mar 2016

My team of Dr. Gotlib & Lenn Fetcher is exactly what I hope for & need.

SHC Patient, Mar 2016

I had to ask for the language I can understand without using medical term I'm not familiar with.

SHC Patient, Mar 2016

Both Dr. Gotlieb & the resident are terrific.

SHC Patient, Feb 2016

Dr. Gotlib is always an excellent physician. His assistant this day "Lenny" was also an excellent health provider. He was kind, patient, and made me feel at ease. I felt he was more than competent and would trust him with my care. What great care givers I had the honor to have today! Thank you.

SHC Patient, Jan 2016

Felt they really cared.

SHC Patient, Jan 2016

Very pleased with Dr. Gotlib's care and professionalism.

SHC Patient, Jan 2016

I am grateful to have support and care by Dr. Gotlib and Dr. Beth Martin for systemic mastocytosis.

SHC Patient, Dec 2015

Dr. Gotlib is superb.

SHC Patient, Nov 2015

Dr. Gotlib's knowledge regarding my disease is excellent and my primary hematologist refers decisions to him.

SHC Patient, Nov 2015

It's all good!!! Dr. Gotlib was outstanding with regard to all of the points and much much more - a great professional.

SHC Patient, Oct 2015

Always patient and thorough.

SHC Patient, Sep 2015

Its a good experience.

SHC Patient, Jul 2015

Top notch!

SHC Patient, Jul 2015

Dr Gotlib said he would get my bone marrow sample & retest it. He would contact me. I was not to call him. I paid for bone marrow retest. I have NEVER been contacted.

SHC Patient, Jan 2015

Doctor was attentive & concerned about my condition. Explained things clearly and thoroughly.

SHC Patient, Jan 2015

Dr. Gotlib's team professionally works together in caring his patient. Dr. Gotlib is one of the best doctor. He's caring, sincere & has an empathetic attitude. That is why his team is as compassionate.

SHC Patient, Dec 2014

I needed a dosage change in my meds. It has been 9 days and have not received new dosage. Disappointed I had to call Stanford, Insight and my ins. co!

SHC Patient, Oct 2014

I'm so glad my life is in their hands.

SHC Patient, Oct 2014

Caring & excellent appt. Whole experience was EXCELLENT - instilled confidence.

SHC Patient, Sep 2014

I think Dr. Gotlib is excellent and feel very comfortable in his care.

SHC Patient, Sep 2014

Everyone shows great knowledge of their duties and responsibilities.

SHC Patient, Aug 2014

Wonderful doctor.

SHC Patient, Aug 2014

Dr. Gotlieb is one of the best drs. in country knowing about myelofibrosis.

SHC Patient, Jul 2014

Dr. Gotlib is excellent.

SHC Patient, Jul 2014

Dr. Gotlib is an excellent dr. & gave his full attention.

SHC Patient, Jul 2014

Dr. Gotlib is exceptional.

SHC Patient, Jul 2014

Dr. Gotlib has not followed through on any of the next steps. It has been 8 days since my appointment and I am very disappointed in his follow through.

SHC Patient, Jun 2014

Very good.

SHC Patient, Jun 2014

he is worth the wait!

SHC Patient, Jun 2014

I feel very fortunate to be in the care of Dr. Jason Gotlib.

SHC Patient, Jun 2014

Dr. Gotlib left me with a sense of hopelessness with minimal treatment options.

SHC Patient, Jun 2014

The doctor and resident dr. were both excellent.

SHC Patient, Apr 2014

I have recommended Dr. Gotlib.

SHC Patient, Apr 2014

Dr. Gotlieb his student/fellows have always been courteous, attentive, patient and understandingly communicative.

SHC Patient, Mar 2014

Dr. Gotlib was not very personable, spoke making eye contact with husband, not me, was abrupt and made me feel foolish at times by dismissing questions.

SHC Patient, Feb 2014

Excellent doctor.