Alan C. Pao

Alan C. Pao

Nephrologist

4.9 out of 5
27 Patient Ratings
16 Patient Comments

Kidney Clinic (Nephrology) at Boswell Building

Kidney Clinic (Nephrology) at Boswell Building
  • 300 Pasteur Drive
  • 1st Floor, Suite A175
  • Stanford , CA 94305
  • Phone: 650-723-6961
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Professional Education

  • Fellowship: UCSF Dept of Nephrology (2006) CA
  • Residency: University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center (2001) TX
  • M.D., Washington University, Medicine (1998)
  • B.S., Stanford University, Biological Sciences (1994)

Honors & Awards

  • John S. Miller Award, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center (2001)
  • Phi Beta Kappa, Stanford University (1994)
  • SPARK Scholar, Stanford University (2010)
5.0

Friendliness

5.0

Explanations

4.9

Listens

5.0

Care provider's efforts to include you in decisions about your care

5.0

Clear Communication

4.9

Confidence in your doctor

5.0

Recommended to others

4.5

Wait times

SHC Patient, Apr 2020

Dr. Pao is an excellent doctor, with a vibrant and caring personality. he listens to what I say and takes my concerns into consideration and adjusts treatment if necessary.

SHC Patient, Mar 2020

Very kind; very sharp, listened to me and explained fully to me. I liked him very much!

SHC Patient, Mar 2020

Dr. Pao had read my chart (including what my urologist had faxed him) & reviewed my urine collection data prior to my entering his office, so he had only to explain the results to me, then tell me his recommended trmt. plan & why.

SHC Patient, Feb 2020

Dr. Pao was excellent and made me feel that he was taking the necessary time to diagnose/suggest treatment.

SHC Patient, Jan 2020

Dr. Pao saw my leg swelling problem, put me on a diuretic and referred me to a cardiologist.. leg swelling & pain gone in 2 days. He is fabulous and a v. caring physician. VERY.

SHC Patient, Sep 2019

Dr. Pao explained his opinion and treatment options well. He is friendly and answered my questions. Dr. Pao answered my follow up questions via email in a timely manner.

SHC Patient, Aug 2019

Dr. Pao was extremely attentive, knowledgeable & kind.

SHC Patient, Jan 2019

If there were a 6 or above, I would mark it, we love Dr. Pao. He's tremendous in all regards.

SHC Patient, Apr 2018

I am a physician at Stanford Children's Health Dr. Pao was outstanding!

SHC Patient, Apr 2018

Dr. Pao is engaging, caring, concerned, professional, highly regarded & an excellent diagnostician. He made me feel like I was important & wants to figure out how best to help me.

SHC Patient, Jun 2017

All is very good.

SHC Patient, Sep 2016

Dr. Pao provided the most thorough explanation of the source and causes of my condition and this most aggressive treatment.

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4.9 out of 5
27 Patient Ratings
16 Patient Comments

SHC Patient, Apr 2020

Dr. Pao is an excellent doctor, with a vibrant and caring personality. he listens to what I say and takes my concerns into consideration and adjusts treatment if necessary.

SHC Patient, Mar 2020

Very kind; very sharp, listened to me and explained fully to me. I liked him very much!

SHC Patient, Mar 2020

Dr. Pao had read my chart (including what my urologist had faxed him) & reviewed my urine collection data prior to my entering his office, so he had only to explain the results to me, then tell me his recommended trmt. plan & why.

SHC Patient, Feb 2020

Dr. Pao was excellent and made me feel that he was taking the necessary time to diagnose/suggest treatment.

SHC Patient, Jan 2020

Dr. Pao saw my leg swelling problem, put me on a diuretic and referred me to a cardiologist.. leg swelling & pain gone in 2 days. He is fabulous and a v. caring physician. VERY.

SHC Patient, Sep 2019

Dr. Pao explained his opinion and treatment options well. He is friendly and answered my questions. Dr. Pao answered my follow up questions via email in a timely manner.

SHC Patient, Aug 2019

Dr. Pao was extremely attentive, knowledgeable & kind.

SHC Patient, Jan 2019

If there were a 6 or above, I would mark it, we love Dr. Pao. He's tremendous in all regards.

SHC Patient, Apr 2018

I am a physician at Stanford Children's Health Dr. Pao was outstanding!

SHC Patient, Apr 2018

Dr. Pao is engaging, caring, concerned, professional, highly regarded & an excellent diagnostician. He made me feel like I was important & wants to figure out how best to help me.

SHC Patient, Jun 2017

All is very good.

SHC Patient, Sep 2016

Dr. Pao provided the most thorough explanation of the source and causes of my condition and this most aggressive treatment.

SHC Patient, Aug 2016

The doctor seemed good.

SHC Patient, Jun 2016

Dr. Pao gave extensive information on ways including diet that could relieve my chronic and acute kidney stones and provided aggressive remedies.

SHC Patient, Mar 2016

Dr. Pao spent a lot of time with me and answered all my questions. He set up a care plan that met my needs and was considerate of my wishes and life choices.

SHC Patient, Feb 2016

Excellent doctor.