Bernice Kwong

Dermatologist, Dermatologic oncologist, Cutaneous oncology specialist

Bio:   Bernice Kwong, M.D., is Clinical Assistant Professor of Dermatology and Director of the Inpatient Dermatology Consult Service. She has a special interest in the management of cutaneous complications that arise in cancer patients and currently runs the Supportive Dermato-Oncology clinic at the Stanford Cancer Center, where she manages skin side effects of cancer therapies including chemotherapy related skin reactions, radiation dermatitis, and graft-versus-host disease. Dr. Kwong completed medical school at Yale University, and completed her dermatology residency at Stanford University in 2012.
4.8 out of 5
229 Patient Ratings
21 Patient Comments

Skin Cancer Program

  • 900 Blake Wilbur Drive
  • 3rd Floor
  • Palo Alto, CA 94304
  • Phone: 650-498-6000
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Supportive Dermato-Oncology Clinic

  • 875 Blake Wilbur Drive
  • Clinic A
  • Palo Alto, CA 94304
  • Phone: 650-736-5477
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Professional Education

  • Medical Education: Yale University School of Medicine (2007) CT
  • Internship: Yale - New Haven Hospital (2008) CT
  • Residency: Stanford University - Dept of Dermatology (2012) CA
  • Chief Resident, Stanford Dermatology, Dermatology (2012)
  • Board Certification: Dermatology, American Board of Dermatology (2012)

Administrative Appointments

  • Associate Program Director, Stanford Dermatology (2016 - Present)
  • Director, Inpatient Dermatology Consultation Service, Stanford Dermatology (2012 - Present)
4.9

Friendliness

4.8

Recommended to others

4.8

Explanations

4.8

Listens

4.8

Includes you in decisions

4.8

Clear Communication

4.8

Confidence in your doctor

4.3

Wait times

SHC Patient, Apr 2016

Dr Kwong has made an amazing difference to my situation, her care has really made such a positive impact to me.

SHC Patient, Apr 2016

Dr. Kwong is a wonderful doctor! She is very approachable, easy to understand & empathetic.

SHC Patient, Apr 2016

Dr.Kwong called me to follow up my condition that was very caring. I was touched by it. Thanks.

SHC Patient, Mar 2016

Extraordinary efforts by Dr. Bernice to accommodate my schedule by leaving her office & coming to see me during my infusion!

SHC Patient, Mar 2016

Extraordinary!

SHC Patient, Mar 2016

Excellent people.

SHC Patient, Jan 2016

I wish I lived closer to Stanford so I could see Dr. Kwong regularly. She has been an excellent help to me.

SHC Patient, Nov 2015

Wonderful doctor took time to actually listen to me. A+.

SHC Patient, Nov 2015

Dr. Kwong is an excellent provider. Smart, thoughtful, patient centered. Kind - I would recommend her without hesitation.

SHC Patient, Nov 2015

We love Dr.Kwong!

SHC Patient, Nov 2015

Dr. Kwong and her assistants are knowledgeable, professional and competent.

SHC Patient, Sep 2015

I found Dr. Kwong to be a very caring, compassionate doctor. I went in to have a spot checked on my hand, but she was kind enough to take the time to examine my whole body for any suspect areas that might lead to skin cancer.

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4.8 out of 5
229 Patient Ratings
21 Patient Comments

SHC Patient, Apr 2016

Dr Kwong has made an amazing difference to my situation, her care has really made such a positive impact to me.

SHC Patient, Apr 2016

Dr. Kwong is a wonderful doctor! She is very approachable, easy to understand & empathetic.

SHC Patient, Apr 2016

Dr.Kwong called me to follow up my condition that was very caring. I was touched by it. Thanks.

SHC Patient, Mar 2016

Extraordinary efforts by Dr. Bernice to accommodate my schedule by leaving her office & coming to see me during my infusion!

SHC Patient, Mar 2016

Extraordinary!

SHC Patient, Mar 2016

Excellent people.

SHC Patient, Jan 2016

I wish I lived closer to Stanford so I could see Dr. Kwong regularly. She has been an excellent help to me.

SHC Patient, Nov 2015

Wonderful doctor took time to actually listen to me. A+.

SHC Patient, Nov 2015

Dr. Kwong is an excellent provider. Smart, thoughtful, patient centered. Kind - I would recommend her without hesitation.

SHC Patient, Nov 2015

We love Dr.Kwong!

SHC Patient, Nov 2015

Dr. Kwong and her assistants are knowledgeable, professional and competent.

SHC Patient, Sep 2015

I found Dr. Kwong to be a very caring, compassionate doctor. I went in to have a spot checked on my hand, but she was kind enough to take the time to examine my whole body for any suspect areas that might lead to skin cancer.

SHC Patient, Aug 2015

I like Dr. Kwong & Lauren Cardiss. Both very sympathetic, empathetic & knowledgeable

SHC Patient, Jul 2015

Excellent all the way around!

SHC Patient, Jun 2015

I left my appointment fully understanding my condition, treatment and follow-up of care.

SHC Patient, Mar 2015

This was my first visit with Dr. Kwong and she was very knowledgeable and very thorough.

SHC Patient, Feb 2015

Love Dr. Kwong! Very knowledgeable.

SHC Patient, Nov 2014

Dr. Kwong shows she spends time caring for the health & well being of her patients. She goes the extra mile/above & beyond.

SHC Patient, Sep 2014

Dr Kwong is wonderful! Very fortunate to have her as my dermatologist care provider.

SHC Patient, Apr 2014

I like to visit Dr. Kwong but I don't like to have biopsy by resident dr.

SHC Patient, Mar 2014

Exceeded my expectations - on scale 1-10, Dr. K is a 12.