Karl Sylvester

Associate Professor of Surgery (Pediatric Surgery) and Pediatrics at the Stanford University Medical Center

Professional Education

  • Board Certification: Pediatric Surgery, American Board of Surgery (2002)
  • Fellowship: The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (1997) PA
  • Fellowship: Yale - New Haven Hospital (2001) CT
  • Residency: University of Pennsylvania (1999) PA
  • Internship: Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (1993) PA
  • Medical Education: Jefferson Medical College (1992) PA

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