Lori Muffly, MD, MS

Lori Muffly, MD, MS

Hematologist, Blood and marrow transplant specialist

Bio:   Dr. Muffly specializes in blood and marrow transplant and cellular therapies. Her interests include clinical research with a focus on improving outcomes in acute leukemia and blood and marrow transplantation.
4.9 out of 5
117 Patient Ratings
28 Patient Comments

Blood and Marrow Transplant Program (BMT)

  • 875 Blake Wilbur Drive
  • Clinic E, 1st Floor
  • Palo Alto , CA 94304
  • Phone: 650-723-0822
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Professional Education

  • Board Certification: Hematology, American Board of Internal Medicine (2013)
  • Board Certification: Medical Oncology, American Board of Internal Medicine (2013)
  • Fellowship: University of Chicago (2013) IL
  • Medical Education: Jefferson Medical College (2007) PA
  • Internship: Dartmouth Hitchock Medical CenterNH
  • Residency: Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical CenterNH

Honors & Awards

  • American Society of Blood & Marrow Transplantation Travel Grant Recipient, . (2013)
  • Conquer Cancer Foundation of ASCO Jane C Wright, MD Young Investigator Award, . (2013)
  • Excellence in Teaching Award, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center (2010)
  • Herbert Armory Hare Honor Medical Society, Jefferson Medical College (2007)
  • Illinois Medical Oncology Society Fellow Research Award Recipient, . (2012)
  • NIH T32CA9566 Training Grant Recipient, . (2012)
  • Richard and Debra Gonzalez Fellowship Grant Recipient, University of Chicago (2012)

Administrative Appointments

  • Bone Marrow Transplant Fellow, Colorado Blood Cancer Institute, Denver CO (2013 - 2014)
  • Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine, Med Center Line, Medicine-Blood & Marrow Transplantation (2014 - Present)
  • Senior Fellow, Leukemia & Transplantation Program - University of Chicago (2011 - 2013)
  • Senior Fellow, Lymphoma Program, University of Chicago (2011 - 2013)
  • Senior Fellow, Adolescent & Young Adult Clinic, University of Chicago (2012 - 2013)

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Friendliness

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Explanations

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Listens

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Includes you in decisions

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Clear Communication

4.9

Confidence in your doctor

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Recommended to others

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SHC Patient, Sep 2017

Very nice and showed concern to patient.

SHC Patient, Jul 2017

We have recommended Dr Muffly because of who she is - competent, excellent bedside manners!

SHC Patient, Jul 2017

Primary dr., nurse and social workers were all courteous, professional, informative, attentive.

SHC Patient, Jun 2017

Dr. Muffly is extremely showing concern towards her patients.

SHC Patient, May 2017

Dr. Muffly was so caring & sweet. She explained everything in great detail & made me feel extremely comfortable. I would definitely recommend her.

SHC Patient, Apr 2017

Dr. Muffly came across as very professional and really listened to what I had to say about my condition, which was greatly appreciated.

SHC Patient, Mar 2017

Dr. Muffly has been wonderful. His support staff has also been great. Everyone (MD included) is very responsive.

SHC Patient, Mar 2017

Dr. Muffly is the best doctor I have ever met. She truly cares about her patients and is very knowledgeable about my condition. She knows exactly what needs to be done whenever I have disease-related issues.

SHC Patient, Feb 2017

Dr. Muffy is a top notch doctor - excellent with patients & very knowledgeable!

SHC Patient, Jan 2017

Always have a good experience with the dr.

SHC Patient, Nov 2016

Dr.Lori Muffly is an excellent Dr person, caregiver. She's gone out of her way for Sean's care & needs.

SHC Patient, Nov 2016

Very good.

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4.9 out of 5
117 Patient Ratings
28 Patient Comments

SHC Patient, Sep 2017

Very nice and showed concern to patient.

SHC Patient, Jul 2017

We have recommended Dr Muffly because of who she is - competent, excellent bedside manners!

SHC Patient, Jul 2017

Primary dr., nurse and social workers were all courteous, professional, informative, attentive.

SHC Patient, Jun 2017

Dr. Muffly is extremely showing concern towards her patients.

SHC Patient, May 2017

Dr. Muffly was so caring & sweet. She explained everything in great detail & made me feel extremely comfortable. I would definitely recommend her.

SHC Patient, Apr 2017

Dr. Muffly came across as very professional and really listened to what I had to say about my condition, which was greatly appreciated.

SHC Patient, Mar 2017

Dr. Muffly has been wonderful. His support staff has also been great. Everyone (MD included) is very responsive.

SHC Patient, Mar 2017

Dr. Muffly is the best doctor I have ever met. She truly cares about her patients and is very knowledgeable about my condition. She knows exactly what needs to be done whenever I have disease-related issues.

SHC Patient, Feb 2017

Dr. Muffy is a top notch doctor - excellent with patients & very knowledgeable!

SHC Patient, Jan 2017

Always have a good experience with the dr.

SHC Patient, Nov 2016

Dr.Lori Muffly is an excellent Dr person, caregiver. She's gone out of her way for Sean's care & needs.

SHC Patient, Nov 2016

Very good.

SHC Patient, Aug 2016

Dr. Muffly is an excellent doctor who demonstrates, competence, patience and understanding.

SHC Patient, Jul 2016

Doctor was nice, she seemed a bit tired or very mellow.

SHC Patient, Jul 2016

Excellent - caring doctor - highly recommend her - abilities & bed-side manners!

SHC Patient, May 2016

Dr. Muffly is the best physician I've ever had.

SHC Patient, May 2016

Dr Muffly was very caring and sweet. She explained my illness and treatment clearly and gave me much comfort.

SHC Patient, May 2016

Dr. Muffly is the best of the best! So grateful that she is our doctor!!

SHC Patient, Feb 2016

I was very comfortable with Dr. Muffly.

SHC Patient, Feb 2016

The best care anywhere!

SHC Patient, Dec 2015

All very good thank you thank you very much.

SHC Patient, Nov 2015

The best.

SHC Patient, Jul 2015

Very good attention from all not even one complaint.

SHC Patient, Jul 2015

I've just met Dr. Muffly and feel confident she will be an excellent doctor.

SHC Patient, Jul 2015

First time doctor was very good.

SHC Patient, Jul 2015

Dr. Muffly and her assistant are very good with their patient (this patient).

SHC Patient, Jun 2015

I can't say enough for Stanford's entire staff of doctor's nurses and supporting staff. They are all very professional & well organized care givers.

SHC Patient, Jun 2015

I feel very lucky to have Dr. Lori Muffly as my BMT doctor. She is very knowledgeable, up with the latest research, takes time to really explain what's going on and answer our questions, and is incredibly responsive when I email or call with any questions. She has great bedside manner - very caring.