R. Scott Mitchell

Cardiothoracic surgeon

Professor of Cardiothoracic Surgery at the Stanford University Medical Center, Emeritus
4.9 out of 5
61 Patient Ratings
2 Patient Comments

Professional Education

  • Residency: Stanford University School of Medicine (1983) CA
  • Fellowship: Stanford University School of Medicine (1980) CA
  • Residency: Stanford University School of Medicine (1975) CA
  • Board Certification: Thoracic Surgery, American Board of Thoracic Surgery (1985)
  • Internship: Children's Hospital of San Francisco (1971) CA
  • Medical Education: Northwestern University Medical School (1970) IL
  • Resident, Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Stanford University Hospital, Cardiovascular Surgery (1983)
  • Fellowship, Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Stanford University Hospital, Vascular Surgery (1980)
  • Residency, Department of General Surgery, Stanford University Hospital, General Surgery (1978)
  • MD, Northwestern University Medical School, Medicine (1970)

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4.9

Friendliness

5.0

Recommended to others

4.9

Explanations

4.9

Listens

4.9

Includes you in decisions

4.9

Clear Communication

5.0

Confidence in your doctor

4.4

Wait times

SHC Patient, Jun 2014

This was an "interview" w/surgeon, who will retire. I had superb confidence in his ability. Exchange was limited, but very helpful -

SHC Patient, Jan 2014

Very good.

4.9 out of 5
61 Patient Ratings
2 Patient Comments

SHC Patient, Jun 2014

This was an "interview" w/surgeon, who will retire. I had superb confidence in his ability. Exchange was limited, but very helpful -

SHC Patient, Jan 2014

Very good.