Joel Neal, MD, PhD

Medical oncologist, Thoracic specialist

Assistant Professor of Medicine (Oncology) at the Stanford University Medical Center
4.8 out of 5
132 Patient Ratings
9 Patient Comments

Thoracic Cancer Program

  • 875 Blake Wilbur Drive
  • Palo Alto, CA 94304
  • Phone: 650-498-6000
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Professional Education

  • Fellowship: Dana-Farber Cancer Institute (2010) MA
  • Residency: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (2007) MA
  • Medical Education: Feinberg School of Medicine - Northwestern University (2004) IL
  • Board Certification: Medical Oncology, American Board of Internal Medicine (2010)
  • Board Certification: Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine (2007)

Clinical trials are research studies that evaluate a new medical approach, device, drug, or other treatment. As a Stanford Health Care patient, you may have access to the latest, advanced clinical trials.

Open trials refer to studies currently accepting participants. Closed trials are not currently enrolling, but may open in the future.

4.8

Friendliness

4.8

Recommended to others

4.8

Explanations

4.7

Listens

4.7

Includes you in decisions

4.8

Clear Communication

4.8

Confidence in your doctor

3.6

Wait times

SHC Patient, Nov 2014

Dr. Pack and Dr. Neal spent a lot of time with me (and my husband) - they gave me hope and both have excellent "people skills." I ope I can participate in the medication trial!

SHC Patient, Sep 2014

Dr. Neal took his time to explain what needs to be done and possible treatments in the future. Highly professional doctor, intelligent and I see why my cousin strongly recommended to me.

SHC Patient, Sep 2014

He was great!!

SHC Patient, Aug 2014

Have total confidence in Dr. Neal.

SHC Patient, Aug 2014

A very impressive MD, PhD.

SHC Patient, Apr 2014

Dr. Neal was straightforward and to the point. I appreciated all the information he provided. I highly recommend him to anyone needing this type of specialist.

SHC Patient, Apr 2014

Doctor Neal, Joel is great and he took care of me very well.

SHC Patient, Mar 2014

Excellent - uplifting.

SHC Patient, Feb 2014

Spent a great deal of time with me and my wife.

4.8 out of 5
132 Patient Ratings
9 Patient Comments

SHC Patient, Nov 2014

Dr. Pack and Dr. Neal spent a lot of time with me (and my husband) - they gave me hope and both have excellent "people skills." I ope I can participate in the medication trial!

SHC Patient, Sep 2014

Dr. Neal took his time to explain what needs to be done and possible treatments in the future. Highly professional doctor, intelligent and I see why my cousin strongly recommended to me.

SHC Patient, Sep 2014

He was great!!

SHC Patient, Aug 2014

Have total confidence in Dr. Neal.

SHC Patient, Aug 2014

A very impressive MD, PhD.

SHC Patient, Apr 2014

Dr. Neal was straightforward and to the point. I appreciated all the information he provided. I highly recommend him to anyone needing this type of specialist.

SHC Patient, Apr 2014

Doctor Neal, Joel is great and he took care of me very well.

SHC Patient, Mar 2014

Excellent - uplifting.

SHC Patient, Feb 2014

Spent a great deal of time with me and my wife.