Dr. Srinivasan is a Clinical Professor of Medicine at Stanford University, Associate Director at the Stanford Center for Asian Healthcare Research and Education (Stanford CARE), Director of the Stanford CARE Scholars research program, Director of the Stanford Implementation Sciences Fellowship, Fellow at the Stanford Center for Innovation in Global Health (CIGH), Board Member for the Stanford Health Professions Education and Scholars (SHaPES, formerly CTSS), and member of the Stanford Teaching and Mentoring Academy (TMA). She is co-Director of the One Health Teaching Scholars Faculty Development Program, an international program focusing on faculty development for health professions education around the world. She is a contributor to CBS-KPIX “Medical Mondays”. Dr. Srinivasan brings her skills as an educator, physician, health services researcher, and entrepreneur to considering how scalable technologies can improve health care. Her work in Virtual Health/telemedicine and new patient engagement models has been published in the NEJM Catalyst – a leading healthcare innovation journal.

Previously, Dr. Srinivasan was a Master Clinical Educator and Professor of Clinical Medicine at the University of California, Davis School of Medicine. She was the Senior Associate Editor and Editorial Fellowship Director for the Journal of General Internal Medicine, and was the Kimitaka Kaga Visiting Professor at the University of Tokyo at the International Research Center for Medical Education. At UC Davis, Dr. Srinivasan was the Director of Practice Based Learning and Improvement and Medical Director of the Clinical Performance Examination for a decade. She is former President of the California-Hawaii Society of General Internal Medicine, and ex-officio National Council Member for SGIM. She was a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Generalist Physician Faculty Scholar and US Health and Human Service Public Policy Fellow. Dr. Srinivasan has been awarded the California SGIM Educator of the Year Award, Mentor of the Year (California American College of Physicians), and Faculty of the Year (Stanford CARE), and was recognized with the Dean’s Award for Excellence in Education (UC Davis). Her research has focused on two themes. Fist, improving physician competency around clinical decision-making, through Virtual Health, technology-aided education and reflective practice. Second, addressing health disparities for vulnerable populations. She also pursues her interests in the Medical Humanities on the Executive Board of The Pegasus Physician Writers Program at Stanford and as Director of the Medicine, Movement and Dance program within Stanford's medical humanities program, Medicine and the Muse.

Professional Summary

Education & Certifications
  • Residency: University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics (1998) IA
  • Medical Education: Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine (1995) IL
  • Fellowship: The Regenstrief Institute - Indiana Univ SOM (2001) IN


Practice Locations

Stanford Express Care Clinic - San Jose San Jose, CA
San Jose, CA

52 Skytop Street, Suite 10

San Jose , CA 95134

(669) 294-8888

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Stanford Express Care Clinic – Palo Alto Palo Alto, CA
Palo Alto, CA

211 Quarry Road, Suite 102

Palo Alto , CA 94304

(650) 736-5211

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Patient Reviews

(31 reviews)

She was so thorough and so caring I would recommend her to anyone.💗
Dr. Srinivasan is a kind, compassionate and excellent physician providing evidence based care. Thanks!
She was empathetic, professional and careful. Ver good.
Dr. Srinivasan was kind, compassionate, courteous, and took plenty of time to discuss my problem and come up with, and discuss, my treatment plan. She was thorough and thoughtful. I am very pleased my appointment was with her.
She was so wonderful, friendly and thorough. Truly a fantastic doctor.
She was kinda and thorough
Very personable and caring physician.
Great doctor. Great visit with her.
She's great!
The visit was great. The doctor was great. It was great to be able to have an express video visit so quickly. I made it yesterday afternoon and I have already finished my visit. Dr. Srinivasan made my transition to Stanford Health Care comprehensive and easy.
She did a great job providing education about my condition and what to expect.
Extremely caring ,compassionate and informative . Love her passion for patient care.
She is excellent!
She was kind, patient, knowledgeable, and compassionate.
The doctor was one of the best I have experienced in personality, thoroughness, explanations; etc.
I had a great experience with Dr. Srinivasan. She was knowledgeable and fast and took good care with educating me & helping me.
Was very satisfied. Despite running late she made sure to take her time. Did a very thorough physical assessment and gave me a good explanation using visual aids.
Dr. Srinivasan was very thorough, thoughtful and knowledgeable.
Nothing but the best. This doctor is one of the nicest person I have ever met!
This was THE best experience I have ever had with a health provider.
dr.Malathi Srinivasan is excellent in treating the patient.
Dr. Srinivasan (sp?) is an excellent doctor- she is thorough in her approach, very knowledgeable, scientific, and kind.
The doctor was outstanding in her care that she provided to me she had empathy and showed compassion for my distress I was so pleased and I felt I was well cared for because of her ability to evaluate my medical condition she was familiar with my medical history and that meant a lot to me since I have a very rare and life-threatening condition The doctor was very outstanding thank you
Thank you for your compassion
I am indebted to Dr. Srinivasan for life. She has gone above and beyond the expectation of a PCP. I can't say more nice things about her Dr. Srinivasan exemplifies C-1 CARE.
Dr. Srinivasan was just what I needed for this appointment. she was very compassionate, understanding and encouraging.
outstanding doctor went on and above to find out what caused my many months or pain. I am so greatful.
Wonderful doctor.
both the nurse and doctor were super kind
My usual Dr Lin is one of the best, and his team has always been professional and great. The same continues for Dr Srinivasan! Her authentic care and her vast knowledge give meconfidence in my recovery. Very blessed to have my care in the hands of good doctors.

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