George Kent

George Kent

Family medicine doctor

4.9 out of 5
220 Patient Ratings
135 Patient Comments

Family Medicine Associates in San Jose

Professional Education

  • Board Certification: American Academy of HIV Medicine, HIV Specialist (2007)
  • Medical Education: Case Western Reserve School of Medicine (1980) OH
  • Residency: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (1987) GA
  • Board Certification: American Board of Family Medicine, Family Medicine (1983)
  • Residency: Community Hospital -Santa Rosa (1983) CA
  • Internship: Community Hospital -Santa Rosa (1981) CA
5.0

Friendliness

5.0

Explanations

5.0

Listens

4.9

Care provider's efforts to include you in decisions about your care

4.9

Clear Communication

5.0

Confidence in your doctor

5.0

Recommended to others

4.6

Wait times

SHC Patient, Aug 2020

Dr. Kent is a loving, caring doctor.

SHC Patient, Jun 2020

Dr. Kent is the best!!!

SHC Patient, Jun 2020

I've been seeing Dr. Kent since 1995 and have only praise for him. He is always so compassionate and understanding and really puts me at ease when I see him and explains things thoroughly and truly cares about me and all his other patients. I am so grateful to have him as my primary care physician.

SHC Patient, May 2020

Dr. Kent is an amazing provider! Really listens to your concerns and always have amazing solutions.

SHC Patient, Mar 2020

all instructions gone over orally as wellas provided in writing

SHC Patient, Mar 2020

Dr. Kent is the perfect family physician.....caring, knowledgable, and listens!

SHC Patient, Mar 2020

I only see Dr George Kent for the last 10 years and he is excellent.

SHC Patient, Jan 2020

I like that he listens to me concerns patiently & includes me in decisions. He's also good with education of my medical issue & most of all he's got a great bedside manner

SHC Patient, Jan 2020

Cant say enough about how caring and thorough Dr. Kent is, in taking the time to examine me and answering my questions clearly

SHC Patient, Jan 2020

My doctor is marvelous!!! Thank GOD, since there WERE no PAs OR NPs!!!

SHC Patient, Jan 2020

I can't say enough GOOD about Dr. George P. Kent. I have been going there since 1995 and he is the most wonderful human being and the best doctor I have ever had. He cares so much about his patients and I love him for that. Compassion is what he's all about.

SHC Patient, Dec 2019

Doctor Kent is courteous, kind, attentive and extremely knowledgeable. My entire family wouldn't think of going to anyone but him! Truly, I don't know what we would do without him.

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4.9 out of 5
220 Patient Ratings
135 Patient Comments

SHC Patient, Aug 2020

Dr. Kent is a loving, caring doctor.

SHC Patient, Jun 2020

Dr. Kent is the best!!!

SHC Patient, Jun 2020

I've been seeing Dr. Kent since 1995 and have only praise for him. He is always so compassionate and understanding and really puts me at ease when I see him and explains things thoroughly and truly cares about me and all his other patients. I am so grateful to have him as my primary care physician.

SHC Patient, May 2020

Dr. Kent is an amazing provider! Really listens to your concerns and always have amazing solutions.

SHC Patient, Mar 2020

all instructions gone over orally as wellas provided in writing

SHC Patient, Mar 2020

Dr. Kent is the perfect family physician.....caring, knowledgable, and listens!

SHC Patient, Mar 2020

I only see Dr George Kent for the last 10 years and he is excellent.

SHC Patient, Jan 2020

I like that he listens to me concerns patiently & includes me in decisions. He's also good with education of my medical issue & most of all he's got a great bedside manner

SHC Patient, Jan 2020

Cant say enough about how caring and thorough Dr. Kent is, in taking the time to examine me and answering my questions clearly

SHC Patient, Jan 2020

My doctor is marvelous!!! Thank GOD, since there WERE no PAs OR NPs!!!

SHC Patient, Jan 2020

I can't say enough GOOD about Dr. George P. Kent. I have been going there since 1995 and he is the most wonderful human being and the best doctor I have ever had. He cares so much about his patients and I love him for that. Compassion is what he's all about.

SHC Patient, Dec 2019

Doctor Kent is courteous, kind, attentive and extremely knowledgeable. My entire family wouldn't think of going to anyone but him! Truly, I don't know what we would do without him.

SHC Patient, Dec 2019

very good

SHC Patient, Dec 2019

Dr. Kent is always friendly & informative.

SHC Patient, Nov 2019

I love Dr. Kent! He treats me and makes me feel as though I'm his family.I have never left his office feeling like I didn't understand. He always answers my questions and makes me feel comforted. He is such a wonderful Doctor!

SHC Patient, Nov 2019

very good

SHC Patient, Nov 2019

Dr. Kent is a great doctor.

SHC Patient, Nov 2019

I have been seeing Dr. Kent for close to 25 years and have total confidence in him. He is very aware of all my concerns and relates to me in a personal level as well as professional.

SHC Patient, Nov 2019

Dr. Kent is very caring I very much appreciate an advice towards my medical care and treatment.

SHC Patient, Sep 2019

I really love Dr Kent. He is the best doctor I have ever had. I trust him immeasurably

SHC Patient, Sep 2019

very pleased with visitcame away satisfied

SHC Patient, Aug 2019

I have been Dr. Kent's patient for many years. He has always been and continues to be a kind and caring doctor. He is competent and I completely trust the care that I receive from Dr. Kent.

SHC Patient, Aug 2019

love dr kent. best doctor in the Bay Area hands down.

SHC Patient, Aug 2019

just great staff

SHC Patient, Jul 2019

Dr. Kent is absolutely the most amazing physician! As a healthcare professional myself, I have worked with many doctors. His clinical acumen, bedside manner, and truly caring personality are a very special and exceptional combination. I trust him implicitly, and am so grateful for the care that he provides to me and my family. I know that we are in the best hands possible! We could not be more grateful and satisfied with our care!

SHC Patient, Jul 2019

Dr Kent is excellent

SHC Patient, Jun 2019

the best doctor ever dr kent

SHC Patient, Jun 2019

best doctor in the world!

SHC Patient, Jun 2019

Dr Kent is great!

SHC Patient, May 2019

Dr. Kent has been my physician for many years. He always does an excellent job and cares about his patients.

SHC Patient, May 2019

Dr.Kent is an excellent doctor

SHC Patient, May 2019

Dr. Kent is a genius, and extremely kind.

SHC Patient, May 2019

Dr. Kent was attentive, knowledgeable, and sincere. He took his time in explaining how medication works.

SHC Patient, Apr 2019

Dr. Kent is the most wonderful doctor. He truly cares for all his patients and is not at all full of himself in dealing with patients. He is truly a humble, thoughtful and caring man. All doctors could take lessons from him. He is a rare breed of doctors these days who don't have the bedside manner of Dr. Kent.

SHC Patient, Apr 2019

Dr. Kent is a compassionate and caring physician. I always look forward to my appointments with him.

SHC Patient, Apr 2019

De Kent is always a pleasure to see. He is smiling professional. and And truly concerned

SHC Patient, Mar 2019

great staff and doctor

SHC Patient, Mar 2019

Dr. Kent is the best!! I'm always glad to see him and he makes me feel really comfortable whenever I'm there.

SHC Patient, Mar 2019

Dr Kent is the best. smart and empathetic. I have appreciated him being my doctor for over 30 years

SHC Patient, Mar 2019

top-notch medical treatment and advice

SHC Patient, Feb 2019

Dr. Kent is the best doctor I have ever been to. very compassionate, kind, excellent at communication.

SHC Patient, Feb 2019

Dr George Kent is the best Doctor-knows his stuff, is kind and effective!

SHC Patient, Feb 2019

Dr. Kent is a very knowledgeable and professional doctor who care a great deal about his pts.

SHC Patient, Jan 2019

Dr Kent, as always, was professional & showed sincere concerns regarding my medical problems & conditon. He has a wonderful " bedside manner" & very easy to talk to.

SHC Patient, Jan 2019

George Kent, MD is an excellent practitioner! He is warm, compassionate and very knowledgeable. I trust him, and have the most profound respect for him.

SHC Patient, Dec 2018

Dr. Kent is amazing.

SHC Patient, Dec 2018

Dr.Kent is a gem! He is truly one of a kind. he is empathetic, knowledgeable and caring.

SHC Patient, Dec 2018

Dr.Kent was excellent - really appreciate his demeanor, concern, patience, understanding. He really puts you at ease

SHC Patient, Nov 2018

Dr Kent shows he's a caring doctor. making me stay healthy.

SHC Patient, Nov 2018

I can't say enough about Dr. Kent! He was the best at helping me & listening, and feeling like he was totally focused on me. Best! Best! Best experience.

SHC Patient, Nov 2018

I've recomend our doctor, but now he is completely booked. how ever I do refer the clinic its self because of how please we are with there care.

SHC Patient, Oct 2018

excellent

SHC Patient, Oct 2018

Dr. Kent is the best. He saw me for a blood clot I had in my right leg. He assured me that I was on the correct medication and that I would be OK after being on medication for at least 90 days. I greatly value having him as my physician !

SHC Patient, Oct 2018

Dr. Kent is the best, period.

SHC Patient, Oct 2018

Dr Kent is always very caring and listens. He is very knowledgeable.

SHC Patient, Sep 2018

Love Dr. Kent. He has been my doctor for at least 20 years. The BEST.

SHC Patient, Sep 2018

Dr. Kent is THE BEST doctor in the world! I've been seeing him since 1995 and there is no better doctor. He truly cares for his patients and is not at all one ounce arrogant about "I'm the doctor" thing. He's so down to earth and such a loving human being. I have been so lucky to have been with him for so long.

SHC Patient, Aug 2018

"The best dr. ever." "He cares."

SHC Patient, Aug 2018

Dr. Kent is very attentive and caring

SHC Patient, Aug 2018

Very caring.

SHC Patient, Jul 2018

Dr. Kent is the best.

SHC Patient, Jul 2018

I've had several HIV drs in my life in my opinion Dr Kent is the best!

SHC Patient, Jul 2018

great

SHC Patient, Jun 2018

Dr. Kent is an absolute Angel of a doctor. He truly is one of the best doctors on the planet. Some doctors are full of themselves and don't seem to be anywhere near as compassionate as Dr. Kent is. I've enjoyed a wonderful relationship with him since 1995 and he is by far the best doctor in the world. He's a kind, loving, compassionate human being and more doctors should be like him. He truly heard his calling to be a doctor.

SHC Patient, Jun 2018

Dr. Kent is amazing! His quality of care is truly remarkable and appreciative as a patient. My family and I couldn't be in better hands.

SHC Patient, May 2018

I love Dr. Kent!

SHC Patient, May 2018

Dr. Kent has always made us feel comfortable and that every question was answered to the best of his ability.

SHC Patient, May 2018

DR Kent is very kind, informed and experienced, compassionate and warm. takes the time to really listen to my concerns!He is simply the BEST!

SHC Patient, May 2018

Dr. Kent is an amazing care provider: he's approachable, thorough, and always gives the feeling he deeply cares for us.

SHC Patient, May 2018

I always recommend my doctor he's the best and knowledgeable. you're got a very good doctor working at your organization..

SHC Patient, May 2018

Dr. Kent has been my PCP for several years. He has an excellent bedside manner. He is knowledgeable & stays current with his knowledge.

SHC Patient, Apr 2018

Never rushed! Thanks.

SHC Patient, Apr 2018

Dr. George Kent is an amazing doctor and a credit to Stanford Healthcare! He truly cares about all his patients!!

SHC Patient, Apr 2018

The best

SHC Patient, Apr 2018

We love Dr Hayes, he so kind and is so patient with our children.

SHC Patient, Mar 2018

There is no better doctor than Dr. George P. Kent. He is one of those wonderful doctors who is not in it for the money or the ego stroking like other doctors are. His heart is truly in the right place and anyone I know who knows him says the same thing. He is truly a blessing to each and every person he cares for in his practice and I am one of the lucky ones. He is so compassionate and understanding and never makes me feel the slightest bit uncomfortable or intimidated. I truly love this wonderful human being. I never have any reservation seeing him or discussing even the most awkward situations with him. He's just the best out there. HANDS DOWN.

SHC Patient, Mar 2018

Dr. Kent is a very caring family physician. I am fortunate to have had his care for my family over the years. He always makes you feel at ease, carefully listens as to the reason of the visit and provides the best service he can.

SHC Patient, Mar 2018

Dr. Kent has always provided the best care.

SHC Patient, Jan 2018

Dr Kent is the best!

SHC Patient, Jan 2018

100% trust and confidence in Dr. Kent.

SHC Patient, Jan 2018

Dr. Kent is very professional and compassionate with his patients.

SHC Patient, Jan 2018

love dr. Kent and his stsff

SHC Patient, Jan 2018

I've known Dr Kent both professionally and as my primary provider for many years. I can always trust that he will give me the time I need when I see him - I never feel rushed, though it's a busy clinic.

SHC Patient, Dec 2017

Dr. Kent is the very best!!!!

SHC Patient, Dec 2017

Dr. Kent is by far the most friendly and professional physician I have ever seen. He takes his time to explain the procedure and the treatment and addresses every concern his patients have.

SHC Patient, Dec 2017

showed great concern about my total health care, answered my questions & went out of his way to find where I could get cheaper prices for my prescriptions.

SHC Patient, Dec 2017

Great doc = great care!

SHC Patient, Dec 2017

Dr. Kent is the BEST!

SHC Patient, Dec 2017

The best provider Dr. Kent.

SHC Patient, Nov 2017

Dr. Kent is the best in the business!

SHC Patient, Nov 2017

George P Kent is the best Doctor-I recommend him to all I talk to about medical issues!

SHC Patient, Nov 2017

dr Kent is a great physician, he treats his patients like there his only patient. He really cares.

SHC Patient, Nov 2017

No aspect of visit could have been improved.

SHC Patient, Nov 2017

the entire office staff is a great mix of efficient and compassionate. I love this practice, esp Dr Kent and his nurse, Patricia also Pam deserves recognition here-- she is awesome

SHC Patient, Oct 2017

my regular doctor is out on maternity leave so i have been seeing a different doctor. he is fantastic!

SHC Patient, Oct 2017

Dr Kent is the BEST doctor to us!

SHC Patient, Oct 2017

We love Dr. Kent!

SHC Patient, Oct 2017

Dr. Kent really took the time to explain to me all the information I needed. He is the BEST!!

SHC Patient, Oct 2017

Dr. Kent is the best doctor EVER! He is very thorough, friendly and always takes time tocarefully listen to my concerns!

SHC Patient, Oct 2017

Absolutely fortunate to have found Dr. Kent. He actively listens and seems genuinely concerned. Amazing bedside manners!

SHC Patient, Sep 2017

he is an excellent primary card physician

SHC Patient, Sep 2017

doctor Kent is truly a patient advocate, he's one of a kind, rare to find a doctor with his attributes anymore

SHC Patient, Sep 2017

Dr. Kent always makes me feel comfortable and is very informative. He's always concerned about my needs - love him!

SHC Patient, Sep 2017

Dr Kent is a caring and wonderful physician

SHC Patient, Jul 2017

love Dr Kent!

SHC Patient, Jul 2017

Dr Kent is a wonderful doctor. He is personable, engaged and extremely knowledgable. He seems to genuinly care about my welfare and I am very happy he is my physician !

SHC Patient, Jun 2017

Dr. George Kent is wonderful. I trust him and feel confident in his treatment/guidance

SHC Patient, Jun 2017

Dr Kent is the best!

SHC Patient, Jun 2017

Dr. Kent is the best doctor I have ever had. He always makes sure I understand the answers to any of my questions and genuinely cares about all his patients.

SHC Patient, Jun 2017

Dr. George Kent is exceptional. Always treats me like I am his only patient.

SHC Patient, May 2017

I love the treatment, kindness, and care of Dr. George Kent, MD.

SHC Patient, May 2017

Dr. Kent has an extremely good reputation, which is why I wanted to be a patient of his. I feel he always has enough time for me and my many questions, and I feel very well cared for by him.

SHC Patient, May 2017

Everything well done.

SHC Patient, May 2017

Dr. Kent is the top reason I am a patient here. He never hesitates to take the extra time to provide the best, comprehensive care.

SHC Patient, Apr 2017

Dr. George Peter Kent is fantastic! So caring and attentive. He also resolved my health issue promptly and made sure to follow up with me.

SHC Patient, Apr 2017

Cannot say enough good things about Dr. Kent. He's my 3rd OB; my first was incredible & hard to live up to and I'm very happy with him. (My 2nd was not great).

SHC Patient, Apr 2017

I love the care I receive from Dr. Kent. I appreciate his care and concern for my living a well life.

SHC Patient, Feb 2017

my Doctor is very good

SHC Patient, Feb 2017

Dr. Kent is the best doctor on the planet. He and I have enjoyed a wonderful relationship since I began seeing him in 1995. He gives doctors a good name because you can tell his heart is in the right place and he is in the best profession he could be in with his caring and compassionate nature. I have nothing but wonderful things to say about him and have referred friends to him as well. Dr. Kent is a true blessing.

SHC Patient, Feb 2017

Dr. Kent is very kind, caring, and very detailed with his examinations and explanations. We moved further away from the office but we continue to see him because of the amazing care he provides each and every time.

SHC Patient, Feb 2017

Dr Kent is exemplary as a care provider. I am moving out of the County soon but will travel to see him!

SHC Patient, Feb 2017

My doctor, is an excellent doctor, always attends me very nicely, and explains everything what I want to know about my health very well.

SHC Patient, Jan 2017

Dr. George Kent is one of the best doctors I've ever had.

SHC Patient, Dec 2016

excellent Doctor

SHC Patient, Nov 2016

Wonderful.

SHC Patient, Nov 2016

My doctor gives me excellent care and discusses all aspects of my treatment with me.

SHC Patient, Nov 2016

I have had this provider for many years - long before the association with SHC. Excellent in all ways!

SHC Patient, Oct 2016

I have absolute faith and trust in Dr Kent. He has been my primary care provider for many years and I hope for many years to come.

SHC Patient, Sep 2016

Dr. Kent is the best.

SHC Patient, Aug 2016

excellent all around experience

SHC Patient, Aug 2016

Dr. George Kent is excellent - you are fortunate to have him work for you.

SHC Patient, Aug 2016

Dr. Kent gets an A+ rating from me. One of the reasons I love him is that he is truly a doctor who cares. He's not at all condescending as some doctors are and knows his true calling to his profession. He has never wavered from this approach which is why everyone wants to be his patient. I am so blessed to have him as my doctor since 1995.

SHC Patient, Jul 2016

Dr G Kent is a excellent physician. Dr Kent takes great care of me.

SHC Patient, Jul 2016

Dr. Kent was very kind, compassionate and professional. Always made me feel good about the care I receive!!!

SHC Patient, Jun 2016

wonderful time