Kathleen Horst, MD

Kathleen Horst, MD

Radiation oncologist

4.9 out of 5
81 Patient Ratings
30 Patient Comments

Cyberknife Stereotactic Radiosurgery Program at Advanced Medicine Center Building

  • 875 Blake Wilbur Drive
  • Clinic D
  • Palo Alto , CA 94304
  • Phone: 650-725-0084
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Cyberknife Stereotactic Radiosurgery Program at Stanford Neuroscience Health Center

Breast Cancer Program in Palo Alto

  • 900 Blake Wilbur Drive
  • 1st Floor
  • Palo Alto , CA 94304
  • Phone: 650-498-6004
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Stanford Women's Cancer Center

  • 900 Blake Wilbur Drive
  • 1st Floor
  • Palo Alto , CA 94304
  • Phone: 650-498-6004
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Breast Cancer Program

  • 900 Blake Wilbur Drive
  • 1st Floor
  • Palo Alto , CA 94304
  • Phone: 650-498-6004
More Clinic Information » Getting Here » Make An Appointment

Radiation Oncology

Radiation Oncology at Blake Wilbur Building

Cyberknife Stereotactic Radiosurgery Program

Professional Education

  • Internship: Santa Clara Valley Medical Center Radiology Residency (2000) CA
  • Residency: Stanford University Radiation Oncology Residency (2004) CA
  • Board Certification: Radiation Oncology, American Board of Radiology (2005)
  • Medical Education: Stanford University School of Medicine (1999) CA
4.9

Friendliness

4.9

Explanations

4.8

Listens

4.8

Includes you in decisions

4.9

Clear Communication

4.9

Confidence in your doctor

4.9

Recommended to others

4.5

Wait times

SHC Patient, Jul 2017

Outstanding information. Caring staff, professional.

SHC Patient, Jul 2017

Dr. Horst made it possible for me to attend my daughter's wedding - truly amazing.

SHC Patient, Apr 2017

Dr. Horst is VERY caring.

SHC Patient, Mar 2017

Dr. Horst is excellent - patient, kind, knowledgeable.

SHC Patient, Feb 2017

Dr. Horst so excellent. Makes me feel secure.

SHC Patient, Dec 2016

Dr Horst always keeps me informed of current info related to our study. I love her, she is the best!

SHC Patient, Nov 2016

Dr. Horst makes her patients feel comfortable, unafraid, and well cared for in every way. She is a superb physician, and I feel privileged to be her patient.

SHC Patient, Nov 2016

Outstanding care - Attentive, caring, professional, calm, reassuring, just plain nice person.

SHC Patient, Oct 2016

Dr. Horst is great -

SHC Patient, Oct 2016

Dr. Horst was excellent - very knowledgeable, patient, kind, caring. She provided lots of great info to help me make my decision about treatment.

SHC Patient, Aug 2016

Dr. Horst & wonderfully sharp & caring always.

SHC Patient, Aug 2016

Dr. Horst is superb at what she does and how she relates to her patients. I have also observed her taking time to teach her residents & include them in discussion.

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4.9 out of 5
81 Patient Ratings
30 Patient Comments

SHC Patient, Jul 2017

Outstanding information. Caring staff, professional.

SHC Patient, Jul 2017

Dr. Horst made it possible for me to attend my daughter's wedding - truly amazing.

SHC Patient, Apr 2017

Dr. Horst is VERY caring.

SHC Patient, Mar 2017

Dr. Horst is excellent - patient, kind, knowledgeable.

SHC Patient, Feb 2017

Dr. Horst so excellent. Makes me feel secure.

SHC Patient, Dec 2016

Dr Horst always keeps me informed of current info related to our study. I love her, she is the best!

SHC Patient, Nov 2016

Dr. Horst makes her patients feel comfortable, unafraid, and well cared for in every way. She is a superb physician, and I feel privileged to be her patient.

SHC Patient, Nov 2016

Outstanding care - Attentive, caring, professional, calm, reassuring, just plain nice person.

SHC Patient, Oct 2016

Dr. Horst is great -

SHC Patient, Oct 2016

Dr. Horst was excellent - very knowledgeable, patient, kind, caring. She provided lots of great info to help me make my decision about treatment.

SHC Patient, Aug 2016

Dr. Horst & wonderfully sharp & caring always.

SHC Patient, Aug 2016

Dr. Horst is superb at what she does and how she relates to her patients. I have also observed her taking time to teach her residents & include them in discussion.

SHC Patient, Aug 2016

I look forward to my annual visits.

SHC Patient, Jul 2016

I actually came back to this provider multiple times for care due to my lack of confidence in my own provider in Santa Cruz. Love Dr. Horst!!!

SHC Patient, Jul 2016

Dr. Horst is a wonderful doctor. She cares her patients just like family.

SHC Patient, Jul 2016

Kate Horst, her Intern & the Resident were all thorough & pleasant. I liked them all a lot. Much, much better than my previous experience w/Stanford Radiation Oncology 12 yrs. ago.

SHC Patient, May 2016

Both Dr. Hortz and her resident, Dr. Shafer were very helpful- "dream team!"

SHC Patient, Mar 2016

Outstanding level of respect, care and knowledge given - Dr. Horst & Dr. Shah were compassionate and addressed our concerns thoroughly & thoughtfully.

SHC Patient, Mar 2016

Dr. Horst is wonderful, caring physician. Answered all my questions.

SHC Patient, Mar 2016

Dr. Horst & Dr. Shah are excellent. As is Christy (RN) in radiation oncology.

SHC Patient, Feb 2016

Very good experience.

SHC Patient, Aug 2015

She always showed compassion, but this last visit was best.

SHC Patient, Apr 2015

Great experience! Got answers to all my questions.

SHC Patient, Mar 2015

Dr. Horst is excellent!

SHC Patient, Mar 2015

Dr. Horst went out of her way to think through my clinical condition and gave me a very thorough easy to understand, thoughtful explanations.

SHC Patient, Sep 2014

I have had exceptionally wonderful treatment for the breast cancer in 2007 and all the follow up since then.

SHC Patient, Jul 2014

Very good experience. Dr. Horst is the best!

SHC Patient, Jun 2014

Dr. Horst has always gone way beyond what is necessary. She has excellent. Suggestions for my continuing care.

SHC Patient, Apr 2014

She is best ever! Compassionate & very good @ explaining shocking news.

SHC Patient, Feb 2014

Dr. Horst is exceptional. She goes beyond her specialty & is concerned w/the whole path of treatment.