Julie Parsonnet

Julie Parsonnet

Infectious disease doctor

Bio:   Dr. Parsonnet specializes in adult infectious diseases. She has a particular interest in gastrointestinal infections, including H. pylori infection and diarrheal diseases, tuberculosis and illnesses with prolonged fever. Dr. Parsonnet also has an active research enterprise in which she studies the way infections contribute to the development of chronic diseases including cancer, allergy and obesity. She has had continuous funding from the National Institutes of Health for over 25 years and has served as a member of numerous advisory boards, professional societies, and scientific review committees.
4.8 out of 5
55 Patient Ratings
8 Patient Comments

Infectious Disease Clinic

  • 211 Quarry Road
  • 2nd Floor, Suite 202
  • Palo Alto , CA 94304
  • Phone: 650-736-5200
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Professional Education

  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (1989) MA
  • Board Certification: Infectious Disease, American Board of Internal Medicine (1988)
  • Residency: Massachusetts General Hospital (1987) MA
  • Board Certification: Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine (1986)
  • Residency: Massachusetts General Hospital (1986) MA
  • Internship: Massachusetts General Hospital (1984) MA
  • Medical Education: Weill Cornell School of Medicine (1983) NY
  • M.D., Cornell, Medicine (1983)
  • A.B., Harvard, History and Science (1979)

Honors & Awards

  • Best Doctors in the U.S, Best Doctors (2001, 2005. 2007, 2010-16)
  • George DeForest Barnett Professorship, Stanford (2005-)
  • Henry J. Kaiser Award for Innovation in Medical Education, Stanford University (2004)
  • Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation Award for Excellence in Preclinical Teaching, Stanford University (2002)
  • Member, American Society for Clinical Investigation (1998)

Administrative Appointments

  • Chief, Infectious Diseases and Geographic Medicine, Stanford, Department of Medicine (1998 - 2001)
  • Sr. Associate Dean for Medical Education, Stanford University (2001 - 2006)
  • Steering Committee of Faculty Senate, Stanford University (2016 - Present)
4.8

Friendliness

4.8

Explanations

4.8

Listens

4.8

Includes you in decisions

4.8

Clear Communication

4.8

Confidence in your doctor

4.8

Recommended to others

4.1

Wait times

SHC Patient, Jan 2017

Dr. Parsonnet offered to attend a follow-up visit I had scheduled w/Dr. Kwong to eliminate one extra trip to Stanford from my home in Santa Cruz. Very kind and considerate.

SHC Patient, Oct 2016

Wonderful person, thoughtful, well prepared, good listener, excellent or reaching out to other express around the country.

SHC Patient, Sep 2016

Julie Parsonnet is the best physician I have ever seen. I could tell she truly cared about me and would check up on me personally. Her personal touch of caring combined with her very strong knowledge make her truly amazing!!

SHC Patient, Jun 2016

Dr. Multani & Dr. Parsonnet are both awesome. Very knowledgeable. I trust them both I will miss Dr. Multani.

SHC Patient, May 2016

Doctor did not have all info on my status - but appreciated info I shared with her. She was interrupted during my visit but seemed to stay focused.

SHC Patient, Mar 2016

I've told everyone what a great experience this was.

SHC Patient, Sep 2015

Dr. Parsonnet is exactly how all Dr.'s should be.

SHC Patient, Feb 2014

Dr. Parsonnet is "GREAT."

4.8 out of 5
55 Patient Ratings
8 Patient Comments

SHC Patient, Jan 2017

Dr. Parsonnet offered to attend a follow-up visit I had scheduled w/Dr. Kwong to eliminate one extra trip to Stanford from my home in Santa Cruz. Very kind and considerate.

SHC Patient, Oct 2016

Wonderful person, thoughtful, well prepared, good listener, excellent or reaching out to other express around the country.

SHC Patient, Sep 2016

Julie Parsonnet is the best physician I have ever seen. I could tell she truly cared about me and would check up on me personally. Her personal touch of caring combined with her very strong knowledge make her truly amazing!!

SHC Patient, Jun 2016

Dr. Multani & Dr. Parsonnet are both awesome. Very knowledgeable. I trust them both I will miss Dr. Multani.

SHC Patient, May 2016

Doctor did not have all info on my status - but appreciated info I shared with her. She was interrupted during my visit but seemed to stay focused.

SHC Patient, Mar 2016

I've told everyone what a great experience this was.

SHC Patient, Sep 2015

Dr. Parsonnet is exactly how all Dr.'s should be.

SHC Patient, Feb 2014

Dr. Parsonnet is "GREAT."