Amer Karam

Gynecologic oncologist, Medical oncologist, Obstetrician/Gynecologist

Clinical Associate Professor, Obstetrics & Gynecology - Gynecologic Oncology
4.9 out of 5
57 Patient Ratings
12 Patient Comments

Cancer Center

  • 875 Blake Wilbur Drive
  • Palo Alto, CA 94304
  • Phone: 650-498-6000
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Gynecologic Cancer Program

  • 900 Blake Wilbur Drive
  • Palo Alto, CA 94304
  • Phone: 650-498-6004
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Gynecologic Cancer Program in Los Gatos

  • 16400 Lark Avenue
  • Los Gatos, CA 95032
  • Phone: 650-498-6004
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Women's Cancer Center

  • 900 Blake Wilbur Drive
  • Palo Alto, CA 94304
  • Phone: 650-498-6004
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Gynecology Clinic

  • 900 Blake Wilbur Drive
  • Palo Alto, CA 94304
  • Phone: 650-725-6079
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Professional Education

Fellowship: Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center (2008) NY

Board Certification: Gynecologic Oncology, American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology (2012)

Board Certification: Hospice and Palliative Medicine, American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology (2010)

Board Certification: Obstetrics and Gynecology, American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology (2009)

Fellowship: David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA (2007) CA

Residency: Johns Hopkins School of Medicine (2004) MD

Medical Education: American University of Beirut (2000) Lebanon

Patient Ratings and Comments

4.9

Friendliness

4.9

Recommended to others

4.9

Explanations

4.9

Listens

4.9

Includes you in decisions

4.8

Clear Communication

4.9

Confidence in your doctor

4.2

Wait times

SHC Patient, Dec 2014

All the care providers comforted me = their attentive listening to my concerns & their suggestions.

SHC Patient, Nov 2014

Ashley Powell is amazing. It is because she went above & beyond the call of duty to help me that I am transferring to Stanford Cancer Center!!

SHC Patient, Oct 2014

All good.

SHC Patient, Oct 2014

Best care provider!

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Increased risk and pattern of secondary malignancies in patients with invasive extramammary Paget disease
Karam, A., & Dorigo, O. (2014). Increased risk and pattern of secondary malignancies in patients with invasive extramammary Paget disease. BRITISH JOURNAL OF DERMATOLOGY, 170(3), 661-671.

HER-2/neu targeting for recurrent vulvar Paget's disease A case report and literature review
Karam, A., Berek, J. S., Stenson, A., Rao, J., & Dorigo, O. (2008). HER-2/neu targeting for recurrent vulvar Paget's disease A case report and literature review. GYNECOLOGIC ONCOLOGY, 111(3), 568-571.

4.9 out of 5
57 Patient Ratings
12 Patient Comments

SHC Patient, Dec 2014

All the care providers comforted me = their attentive listening to my concerns & their suggestions.

SHC Patient, Nov 2014

Ashley Powell is amazing. It is because she went above & beyond the call of duty to help me that I am transferring to Stanford Cancer Center!!

SHC Patient, Oct 2014

All good.

SHC Patient, Oct 2014

Best care provider!

SHC Patient, Sep 2014

Very open, confident, no nonsense - to the point dr.

SHC Patient, Sep 2014

I have 100% confidence in my doctor, his team, and office staff.

SHC Patient, Sep 2014

Dr. Karam is the best surgeon in every aspect of the profession. He combines unmatched skills with the positive, caring and reassuring attitude that we all hope to find in our doctors. He exemplifies the Stanford culture.

SHC Patient, Aug 2014

Dr. Karam, I can't say enough about how absolutely wonderful he is.

SHC Patient, Aug 2014

Dr. Karam had the best bedside manner ever. Truly great. I felt good.

SHC Patient, Aug 2014

Good.

SHC Patient, Aug 2014

Made me feel important/not rushed.

SHC Patient, Jul 2014

Dr. Karam was current with my case efficient while providing an attitude of caring & professionalism.