Gordon Li, MD

Neurosurgeon

4.8 out of 5
173 Patient Ratings
20 Patient Comments

Stanford Neuroscience Health Center

Brain Tumor Center

Neurocritical Care Program

Brain Tumor Center at the Advanced Medicine Center, Clinic D

  • 875 Blake Wilbur Drive
  • Clinic D
  • Palo Alto, CA 94304
  • Phone: 650-498-6000
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Cyberknife Stereotactic Radiosurgery Program

Cyberknife Stereotactic Radiosurgery Program at Advanced Medicine Center Building

  • 875 Blake Wilbur Drive
  • Clinic D
  • Palo Alto, CA 94304
  • Phone: 650-725-0084
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Cyberknife Stereotactic Radiosurgery Program at Stanford Neuroscience Health Center

Stanford Cancer Center South Bay

Professional Education

  • Board Certification: Neurosurgery, American Board of Neurological Surgery (2014)
  • Medical Education: University of California Davis (2004) CA
  • Residency: Stanford University (2011) CA
  • Internship: Stanford University (2005) CA
  • Bachelor of Science, Brown University, Neuroscience (1999)

Honors & Awards

  • Plummer Linzy Scholarship, University of California, Davis (2000)
  • Ernest Gold Award, University of California, Davis (2001)
  • Predoctoral Research Award, University of California, Davis (2001)
  • Junior AOA, University of California, Davis (2002)
  • SANS Challenge Finalist, Congress of Neurological Surgeons (2008)
  • Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (PI), NIH-NCI (1F32CA132329-01) (2008-2010)
  • Center for Brain and Behavior Awards in Pediatric Neurosciences (co-investigator), Lucile Packard Children's Hospital (2009-2011)
  • Grand Opportunity Grant (co-investigator), NIH (RC2CA148491-01) (2009-2011)
  • Disease Team Therapy Development Planning Award (Planning Investigator), CIRM (DR2-05373) (2011-2012)
  • K08 Mentored Research Grant: PI, NIH-KNS085333A (2013-2018)
  • Stanford Cancer Institute Bioscience Screening Award PI, Stanford Cancer Institute (2014)
  • Stanford Spectrum-Medtech Translational Grant (PI), Stanford Spectrum (2014)
  • Translational Grant Co-PI, CIRM (TRAN1-08522) (2016)

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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

4.5

Wait times

SHC Patient, May 2016

Dr. Li is an exceptional doctor. he is an example for all doctors to model. he goes above and beyond for is patients - thank you Dr. Li for the amazing care & help you gave my father-in-law.

SHC Patient, Mar 2016

I came 4 hours to have Dr. Li. I trust him with my life. So knowledgeable.

SHC Patient, Jan 2016

Excellent attention.

SHC Patient, Dec 2015

Dr. Li is wonderful, he is knowledgeable, and explains all risks and upsides.

SHC Patient, Dec 2015

Dr. Li was one of the VERY BEST doctors I have seen in DECADES of good experience with Stanford Med Center doctors.

SHC Patient, Nov 2015

Excellent.

SHC Patient, Nov 2015

Dr. Li has been outstanding!

SHC Patient, Nov 2015

Great experience.

SHC Patient, Jul 2015

Dr. Li is excellent. He emails me directly to ask for my progress, and replies quickly. So problems can be quickly addressed.

SHC Patient, Jun 2015

The clinic sets the best example for their patience.

SHC Patient, Feb 2015

Dr. Gordon Li delivers the highest level of excellence in care with compassion, yet he is humble and approachable. I highly appreciate his care.

SHC Patient, Jan 2015

Good experience.

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4.8 out of 5
173 Patient Ratings
20 Patient Comments

SHC Patient, May 2016

Dr. Li is an exceptional doctor. he is an example for all doctors to model. he goes above and beyond for is patients - thank you Dr. Li for the amazing care & help you gave my father-in-law.

SHC Patient, Mar 2016

I came 4 hours to have Dr. Li. I trust him with my life. So knowledgeable.

SHC Patient, Jan 2016

Excellent attention.

SHC Patient, Dec 2015

Dr. Li is wonderful, he is knowledgeable, and explains all risks and upsides.

SHC Patient, Dec 2015

Dr. Li was one of the VERY BEST doctors I have seen in DECADES of good experience with Stanford Med Center doctors.

SHC Patient, Nov 2015

Excellent.

SHC Patient, Nov 2015

Dr. Li has been outstanding!

SHC Patient, Nov 2015

Great experience.

SHC Patient, Jul 2015

Dr. Li is excellent. He emails me directly to ask for my progress, and replies quickly. So problems can be quickly addressed.

SHC Patient, Jun 2015

The clinic sets the best example for their patience.

SHC Patient, Feb 2015

Dr. Gordon Li delivers the highest level of excellence in care with compassion, yet he is humble and approachable. I highly appreciate his care.

SHC Patient, Jan 2015

Good experience.

SHC Patient, Jan 2015

Was the 1st visit we were ever confident in provider or facility.

SHC Patient, Nov 2014

Dr. Li is VERY GOOD.

SHC Patient, Oct 2014

I would have liked a little more discussion about my condition, but understood that since I wasn't a surgical candidate, a referral to another dr. was approp.

SHC Patient, Aug 2014

Dr. Gordon Li is outstanding! I love him! He is kind, attentive, knowledgeable, compassionate and so very capable! I and Stanford are so fortunate to have him as a dr. I wish all doctors were as awesome as he is!!

SHC Patient, Jun 2014

Dr. Li was excellent, great bed side manner & actually listened to my concerns.

SHC Patient, Feb 2014

If my condition takes a turn for the worse - I'll be back!

SHC Patient, Feb 2014

All very good.

SHC Patient, Dec 2013

Was never alone in exam room.