Wendy Hara

Wendy Hara

Radiation oncologist

Bio:   Dr. Wendy Hara specializes in the treatment of head and neck and skin cancers. Dr. Hara has a special interest in intraoperative radiation therapy (IORT) and Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy (SBRT).
4.9 out of 5
126 Patient Ratings
40 Patient Comments

Radiation Oncology

Radiation Oncology at Blake Wilbur Building

Head and Neck Cancer Program

  • 900 Blake Wilbur Drive
  • 3rd Floor
  • Palo Alto , CA 94304
  • Phone: 650-498-6000
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Skin Cancer Program in Palo Alto

  • 900 Blake Wilbur Drive
  • 3rd Floor
  • Palo Alto , CA 94304
  • Phone: 650-498-6000
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Professional Education

  • Board Certification: Radiation Oncology, American Board of Radiology (2009)
  • Residency: Stanford - Radiation Oncology (2007) CA
  • Internship: University of Hawaii (2003) HI
  • Medical Education: University of Hawaii (2002) HI

Honors & Awards

  • Educator of the Year, Association of Residents in Radiation Oncology (2011)

Administrative Appointments

  • Director, Radiation Oncology Medical Student Clerkship (2014 - Present)
4.9

Friendliness

4.8

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, Apr 2017

All good.

SHC Patient, Apr 2017

Dr. Hara is the very best doctor I have had for this condition. FMB

SHC Patient, Apr 2017

Very friendly.

SHC Patient, Mar 2017

10+.

SHC Patient, Mar 2017

I would recommend these two to anyone who wants to live!

SHC Patient, Mar 2017

Dr. Hara is great for both knowledge and patient communication.

SHC Patient, Jan 2017

Dr. & nurse quite generous in time spent w/me.

SHC Patient, Jan 2017

I have never felt the dr. was rushed. The time they spent was well used & complete.

SHC Patient, Jan 2017

I recommend Stanford Health Care all of the time. Dr. Hara was clear and gave me lots of information. Really appreciated her honestly and caring.

SHC Patient, Nov 2016

Dr. Hara always takes good care of me. There is never a question or concern I have that she views as trivial. I always feel better and relieved after my visits with her and her team.

SHC Patient, Oct 2016

Dr. Hara saved my life. Best doctor care ever!

SHC Patient, Oct 2016

Very good.

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4.9 out of 5
126 Patient Ratings
40 Patient Comments

SHC Patient, Apr 2017

All good.

SHC Patient, Apr 2017

Dr. Hara is the very best doctor I have had for this condition. FMB

SHC Patient, Apr 2017

Very friendly.

SHC Patient, Mar 2017

10+.

SHC Patient, Mar 2017

I would recommend these two to anyone who wants to live!

SHC Patient, Mar 2017

Dr. Hara is great for both knowledge and patient communication.

SHC Patient, Jan 2017

Dr. & nurse quite generous in time spent w/me.

SHC Patient, Jan 2017

I have never felt the dr. was rushed. The time they spent was well used & complete.

SHC Patient, Jan 2017

I recommend Stanford Health Care all of the time. Dr. Hara was clear and gave me lots of information. Really appreciated her honestly and caring.

SHC Patient, Nov 2016

Dr. Hara always takes good care of me. There is never a question or concern I have that she views as trivial. I always feel better and relieved after my visits with her and her team.

SHC Patient, Oct 2016

Dr. Hara saved my life. Best doctor care ever!

SHC Patient, Oct 2016

Very good.

SHC Patient, Sep 2016

Wendy Hara is very thorough and stays one step ahead of my possibility of reoccurring cancer. I lucky to have her on my side.

SHC Patient, Aug 2016

Dr. Hara is the best of the best!

SHC Patient, Aug 2016

Excellent.

SHC Patient, May 2016

Exceptional doctor and staff.

SHC Patient, May 2016

Wendy is continuously thorough and makes sure she was successful at radiation w/me.

SHC Patient, May 2016

Everyone ones seems to care and wants to heal you.

SHC Patient, Apr 2016

My providers show the utmost compassion for my condition.

SHC Patient, Apr 2016

Dr. Hara is the best.

SHC Patient, Mar 2016

I am 79 years old and have had 18 major operations. Stanford is by far the VERY BEST!!

SHC Patient, Feb 2016

The dr.'s treating my cancer are extraordinary.

SHC Patient, Dec 2015

Good.

SHC Patient, Dec 2015

I am blessed with the best of the best Stanford offers! Drs. Hara, Holsinger and Cole was!

SHC Patient, Nov 2015

Dr. Hara is very thorough and accurate and intelligent.

SHC Patient, Oct 2015

Again, very good experience.

SHC Patient, Sep 2015

Dr. Hana provides the best care I've EVER received.

SHC Patient, Jul 2015

Thank you Dr. Hara and staff for saving my life and reassuring my family throughout the process!

SHC Patient, May 2015

Dr. Hara & her nurse are 1st class; the resident was also outstanding!

SHC Patient, Apr 2015

Dr. Wendy Hara was very polite thorough & had a very calming demeanor.

SHC Patient, Mar 2015

Very good.

SHC Patient, Mar 2015

Dr. Wendy Hara and her team probably saved my life. I dearly love them all.

SHC Patient, Nov 2014

Dr. Hara is great.

SHC Patient, Aug 2014

Very good.

SHC Patient, Aug 2014

Actually fun to visit Dr. Hara.

SHC Patient, Jul 2014

I have known Dr. Hara since 2010. She speaks with care during my routine check ups and answer my concerns.

SHC Patient, Jun 2014

Dr. Hara is probably the best care provider I've ever had. She is fantastic.

SHC Patient, Apr 2014

EXCELLENT.

SHC Patient, Mar 2014

PAs NPs & drs. were all very good!

SHC Patient, Mar 2014

All very concerned. I cannot imagine getting better care!