Lawrence McGlynn, MD

Lawrence McGlynn, MD

Psychiatrist

4.9 out of 5
100 Patient Ratings
35 Patient Comments

Positive Care Clinic

  • 211 Quarry Road
  • 2nd Floor, Suite 202
  • Palo Alto , CA 94304
  • Phone: 650-723-9001
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Positive Care Clinic Santa Clara

  • 2518 Mission College Boulevard
  • Santa Clara , CA 95054
  • Phone: 650-723-9001
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Outpatient Psychiatry Clinic

Stanford Primary Care in Santa Clara

  • 2518 Mission College Boulevard, Suite 101
  • Santa Clara , CA 95054
  • Phone: 408-688-9720
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Professional Education

  • Board Certification: Psychiatry, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (2004)
  • Medical Education: Harvard Medical School (1996) MA
  • Residency: Harvard Medical School (2000) MA
  • Residency, Harvard Medical School - Cambridge Hospital, Psychiatry (2000)
  • Internship: St Vincent's Hospital and Medical Center (1997) NY

Honors & Awards

  • Burgiss HIV/AIDS LIfetime Achievement Award, Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors (December 2010)

Administrative Appointments

  • Principal Investigator, Stanford-SCC Methamphetamine Task Force (2002 - Present)
4.9

Friendliness

4.9

Explanations

5.0

Listens

5.0

Includes you in decisions

4.9

Clear Communication

4.9

Confidence in your doctor

4.9

Recommended to others

4.6

Wait times

SHC Patient, Feb 2018

Dr. McGlynn continues to go above the call of duty for me. He is patient with me. Explains things in a manner so that we continue to make great progress.

SHC Patient, Feb 2018

Dr. McGlynn, is the most kind and consistent doctor I have ever met with. he take some the times to fully answer questions and listen to me. he even takes the extra step to check in between appointments or responds to any questions I may have in between them as well.

SHC Patient, Feb 2018

The doctor showed a great deal of empathy, perceptiveness, and professionalism. He seemed to know just the right questions to ask to get to the heart of all the issues.

SHC Patient, Jan 2018

Besides God and meds Dr. McGlynn has been a LIFE SAVER! To talk to, helping to figure it all out! Very reachable doctor! "Real deal holy field!"

SHC Patient, Dec 2017

My experience with the providers at Stanford is excellent....thus I continue to move all my care to the hospital.

SHC Patient, Dec 2017

Dr. McGlynn is a joy to work with. Very thorough and always goes outside of his scope to ensure everything is up to par. It is a relief knowing he has these abilities and puts them to use each and every visit.

SHC Patient, Oct 2017

Dr. Mcglynn is an excellent Doctor and I trust his opinions and judgement 110% in my health care

SHC Patient, Oct 2017

Larry is the most caring, understanding and kindest care provider I've ever met. Really enjoy my visits with Larry.

SHC Patient, Sep 2017

Dr. McGlynn is my lifeline to sane mental health. He always very friendly and exceeds my expectations.

SHC Patient, Sep 2017

Dr. McGlynn is excellent in all regards - care, detail, personality, follow-up.

SHC Patient, Aug 2017

Dr. McGlynn is the best psychiatrist I've ever worked with. Not only is he extremely good at what he does, he is kind and compassionate, which definitely makes the work easier.

SHC Patient, Jul 2017

Dr. Brooks is a very caring man he spends the time needed to make sure you are heard. Any problem isn't to small. We work together for the optimum outcome.

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4.9 out of 5
100 Patient Ratings
35 Patient Comments

SHC Patient, Feb 2018

Dr. McGlynn continues to go above the call of duty for me. He is patient with me. Explains things in a manner so that we continue to make great progress.

SHC Patient, Feb 2018

Dr. McGlynn, is the most kind and consistent doctor I have ever met with. he take some the times to fully answer questions and listen to me. he even takes the extra step to check in between appointments or responds to any questions I may have in between them as well.

SHC Patient, Feb 2018

The doctor showed a great deal of empathy, perceptiveness, and professionalism. He seemed to know just the right questions to ask to get to the heart of all the issues.

SHC Patient, Jan 2018

Besides God and meds Dr. McGlynn has been a LIFE SAVER! To talk to, helping to figure it all out! Very reachable doctor! "Real deal holy field!"

SHC Patient, Dec 2017

My experience with the providers at Stanford is excellent....thus I continue to move all my care to the hospital.

SHC Patient, Dec 2017

Dr. McGlynn is a joy to work with. Very thorough and always goes outside of his scope to ensure everything is up to par. It is a relief knowing he has these abilities and puts them to use each and every visit.

SHC Patient, Oct 2017

Dr. Mcglynn is an excellent Doctor and I trust his opinions and judgement 110% in my health care

SHC Patient, Oct 2017

Larry is the most caring, understanding and kindest care provider I've ever met. Really enjoy my visits with Larry.

SHC Patient, Sep 2017

Dr. McGlynn is my lifeline to sane mental health. He always very friendly and exceeds my expectations.

SHC Patient, Sep 2017

Dr. McGlynn is excellent in all regards - care, detail, personality, follow-up.

SHC Patient, Aug 2017

Dr. McGlynn is the best psychiatrist I've ever worked with. Not only is he extremely good at what he does, he is kind and compassionate, which definitely makes the work easier.

SHC Patient, Jul 2017

Dr. Brooks is a very caring man he spends the time needed to make sure you are heard. Any problem isn't to small. We work together for the optimum outcome.

SHC Patient, Jul 2017

Dr. McGlynn is an outstanding doctor and a wonderful human being. I'd recommend him to anybody.

SHC Patient, Apr 2017

World - class physician.

SHC Patient, Apr 2017

Dr. McGlynn did an amazing job to reduce my dependent on prescription drugs over time. Bravo to him, I tried for more than 20 years and did not succeed

SHC Patient, Jan 2017

I consider Dr. McGlynn to be essential to my health. He is always very friendly, thorough, knowledgeable, enthusiastic, and especially empathetic.

SHC Patient, Dec 2016

Dr. McGlynn has been a great resource in problem solving. He has helped in making my doctors more of a team!

SHC Patient, Apr 2016

Dr, McGlynn helped me to understand what my HIV+ care provider couldn't help me understand about changing my coctail

SHC Patient, Mar 2016

I have no complaints with my care.

SHC Patient, Mar 2016

Very good/excellent/one of the best.

SHC Patient, Feb 2016

Brilliant, friendly, generally awesome.

SHC Patient, Feb 2016

Dr. McGlynn is excellent!

SHC Patient, Dec 2015

Outstanding provider.

SHC Patient, Nov 2015

Dr. McGlynn is one of the most informed doctors of HIV mental health in the nation. I know this due to my ACTG exposure.

SHC Patient, Nov 2015

Dr.McGlynn is super!!

SHC Patient, Oct 2015

The provider is a great listener and helpful on staying in control and guiding new meds and questions.

SHC Patient, Oct 2015

He is always wiling to discuss and understand issues reported to him and is willing to help.

SHC Patient, Aug 2015

I could not be better provided for.

SHC Patient, Aug 2015

I have been coming to see this doctor since 1996. He has been excellent.

SHC Patient, Jun 2015

This provider is an excellent listener and guide to what is best for ME in each situation that I need help with, each time.

SHC Patient, May 2015

In my opinion is very good doctor.

SHC Patient, Apr 2015

Dr. McGlynn is excellent. Informative, listens, knows his field, flexible, etc.

SHC Patient, Mar 2015

Have been seeing Dr. McGlynn for many years - very happy with his care.

SHC Patient, Mar 2014

I felt comfortable & trusting with provider.

SHC Patient, Dec 2013

It is always nice to see Dr. McGlynn.