Kim F. Rhoads

Colon and rectal surgeon, Colorectal surgeon, Surgical oncologist

4.8 out of 5
53 Patient Ratings
12 Patient Comments

Gastrointestinal (GI) Cancer Program

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

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

  • Board Certification: General Surgery, American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery (2010)
  • Residency: UCSF (2005) CA
  • Internship: UCSF (1999) CA
  • Board Certification, American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Colon and Rectal Surgery (2010)
  • Fellowship, UCSF Health Policy Institute, Health Services Research (2008)
  • Fellowship: UC San Francisco (2007) CA
  • Fellowship, UC San Francisco, Colorectal Surgery (2007)
  • Board Certification: General Surgery, American Board of Surgery (2006)
  • MPH, Harvard School of Public Health, Health Policy and administration (2006)
  • Residency, UC San Francisco, General Surgery (2005)
  • Medical Education: UCSF (1998) CA
  • MD, UC San Francisco, Medicine (1998)
  • MS, UC Berkeley, Health and Medical Sciences (1996)
  • BA, UC Berkeley, Linguistics (1991)

Honors & Awards

  • Harold Amos Medical Faculty Development Award, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (January 2009-2012)
  • Philip R. Lee Fellow in Health Policy, UCSF Institute for Health Policy Studies (july 2007)

Administrative Appointments

  • E3 Unit Based Medical Director, Stanford Hospitals and Clinics (2014 - Present)
  • Director, Community Partnerships Program, Stanford Cancer Institute (2010 - Present)
  • E3 Unit Based Medical Director, Stanford Hospitals and Clinics (2008 - 2010)

Patient Ratings and Comments

4.8

Friendliness

4.8

Recommended to others

4.7

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, Dec 2014

No bad all good!

SHC Patient, Nov 2014

Good.

SHC Patient, Nov 2014

One of the best I have ever had!

SHC Patient, Sep 2014

Dr. Rhoads great teacher! Loved her gentle approach!

SHC Patient, Sep 2014

I'm very confident in this provider.

SHC Patient, Sep 2014

Excellent! Dr. Rhoads is the best by far!

SHC Patient, Aug 2014

Excellent doctor, very knowledgeable, excellent bedside manner - takes time to explain things to you. Compassionate.

SHC Patient, Jun 2014

Dr. Rhoads is an excellent physician. I trust her judgment totally.

SHC Patient, Apr 2014

Dr. Rhodes is wonderful!

SHC Patient, Apr 2014

Stanford was the best I have ever been to.

SHC Patient, Mar 2014

Spent no time answering my questions. Still no follow up on treatment she recommended. Nurse had not called back. No one even called back to tell me their phone number.

SHC Patient, Jan 2014

Absolutely! Dr. Rhoads is fantastic!

4.8 out of 5
53 Patient Ratings
12 Patient Comments

SHC Patient, Dec 2014

No bad all good!

SHC Patient, Nov 2014

Good.

SHC Patient, Nov 2014

One of the best I have ever had!

SHC Patient, Sep 2014

Dr. Rhoads great teacher! Loved her gentle approach!

SHC Patient, Sep 2014

I'm very confident in this provider.

SHC Patient, Sep 2014

Excellent! Dr. Rhoads is the best by far!

SHC Patient, Aug 2014

Excellent doctor, very knowledgeable, excellent bedside manner - takes time to explain things to you. Compassionate.

SHC Patient, Jun 2014

Dr. Rhoads is an excellent physician. I trust her judgment totally.

SHC Patient, Apr 2014

Dr. Rhodes is wonderful!

SHC Patient, Apr 2014

Stanford was the best I have ever been to.

SHC Patient, Mar 2014

Spent no time answering my questions. Still no follow up on treatment she recommended. Nurse had not called back. No one even called back to tell me their phone number.

SHC Patient, Jan 2014

Absolutely! Dr. Rhoads is fantastic!