Bernice Kwong, MD

Bernice Kwong, MD

Dermatologist, Dermatologic oncologist, Cutaneous oncology specialist

Bio:   Bernice Kwong, M.D., is Clinical Associate 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 Program 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.
4.9 out of 5
230 Patient Ratings
37 Patient Comments

Supportive Dermato-Oncology Clinic

  • 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

  • Medical Education: Yale School Of Medicine Office of Student Affairs (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

4.9

Explanations

4.9

Listens

4.9

Includes you in decisions

4.9

Clear Communication

4.9

Confidence in your doctor

4.9

Recommended to others

4.4

Wait times

SHC Patient, Aug 2017

I feel an enormous confidence in my treatment and that has made me recommend the hospital to all the people that I know.

SHC Patient, Aug 2017

Very passionate dr. & nurses or asst.

SHC Patient, Jul 2017

Excellent all the way

SHC Patient, May 2017

Excellent provider.

SHC Patient, Apr 2017

Clear description on health issues and necessary treatments. Very friendly, personable and thorough.

SHC Patient, Mar 2017

Dr. Kueug and her team give me their individual attention during my visits. They always make me feel that I'm their #1 priority.

SHC Patient, Feb 2017

Dr. Kwong is the best. She is really nice and caring. Even if I have an incurable cancer makes me feel I have hope for all my skin issues.

SHC Patient, Feb 2017

Consistently one of the kindest, smartest, most efficient MD's I've ever seen.

SHC Patient, Jan 2017

Very caring. Always made sure you understood answers to your questions - She was the first doctor to perform biopsy to determine what was causing my skin itching problem -

SHC Patient, Dec 2016

Everyone very professional & caring.

SHC Patient, Dec 2016

Excellent.

SHC Patient, Nov 2016

Very good communication. Very clear explanation of possible causes and what to do next.

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4.9 out of 5
230 Patient Ratings
37 Patient Comments

SHC Patient, Aug 2017

I feel an enormous confidence in my treatment and that has made me recommend the hospital to all the people that I know.

SHC Patient, Aug 2017

Very passionate dr. & nurses or asst.

SHC Patient, Jul 2017

Excellent all the way

SHC Patient, May 2017

Excellent provider.

SHC Patient, Apr 2017

Clear description on health issues and necessary treatments. Very friendly, personable and thorough.

SHC Patient, Mar 2017

Dr. Kueug and her team give me their individual attention during my visits. They always make me feel that I'm their #1 priority.

SHC Patient, Feb 2017

Dr. Kwong is the best. She is really nice and caring. Even if I have an incurable cancer makes me feel I have hope for all my skin issues.

SHC Patient, Feb 2017

Consistently one of the kindest, smartest, most efficient MD's I've ever seen.

SHC Patient, Jan 2017

Very caring. Always made sure you understood answers to your questions - She was the first doctor to perform biopsy to determine what was causing my skin itching problem -

SHC Patient, Dec 2016

Everyone very professional & caring.

SHC Patient, Dec 2016

Excellent.

SHC Patient, Nov 2016

Very good communication. Very clear explanation of possible causes and what to do next.

SHC Patient, Nov 2016

Dr. Kwong is amazing.

SHC Patient, Sep 2016

Words cannot describe my satisfaction with Dr. Kwong's care. She has been a great provider and a source of support during the course of an ongoing painful disease.

SHC Patient, Sep 2016

The doctor was very professional.

SHC Patient, Aug 2016

World class!

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.