Professional Summary

Professional Education
  • Residency: UCSF Radiation Oncology Residency (1989) CA
  • Internship: St Mary's Medical Center Internal Medicine Residency (1985) CA
  • Medical Education: University of Pennsylvania (1984) PA
  • Board Certification: American Board of Radiology, Radiation Oncology (1989)


Practice Locations

Radiation Oncology Clinic in San Jose San Jose, CA
San Jose, CA

2589 Samaritan Drive

San Jose , CA 95124

(408) 426-4900

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Stanford Cancer Center South Bay San Jose, CA
San Jose, CA

2589 Samaritan Drive

San Jose , CA 95124

(833) 444-7622

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Urologic Cancer Program in San Jose San Jose, CA
San Jose, CA

2589 Samaritan Drive

San Jose , CA 95124

(650) 498-6000

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Patient Reviews

(82 reviews)

I was so sad that Dr. Swift is going to retire!!
Dr. Swift and his staff are focused on the best care for each patient.
Very good.
Dr. Swift is terrific.
The best, he's been a bright spot in this rough situation a very nice man!!!
Dr. Swift is the best and finest doctor I have ever had!
Very good experience with entire staff.
Dr. Swift is awesome!
Dr. Swift rocks!
Dr Swift is the best, great attitude about life and goals.
Dr. Swift is GREAT! Knowledgeable! Extra effort! Courteous! Understanding! Driven to serve his patients! Great staff!!!
Very good doctor.
Dr. Patrick Swift and his crew are great!!
Dr. Swift was very professional and...
All good.
Dr. Swift and his team were very professional. Dr. Swift explained to me abt. my cancer and treatment and answered all my questions. I was very relaxed during my initial visit.
Doctor was very knowledgeable & spoke as I could understand everything. This is a top notch organization & I was impressed.
Dr. Swift and staff are excellent!
Dr. Patrick Swift is excellent. he established a great report with me & answered all my questions. I have great confidence in him & his ability to provide my cancer care.
Dr. Swift and his two assistants was outstanding. I felt cared for!
No bad experience. Nothing but best.
Dr. Swift is an exceptional doctor & my comments for him are entirely positive. Hopefully he is importing that knowledge to the next generation.
Dr. Swift is fantastic. Caring, knowledgeable and frank. Great experience.
Totally satisfied.
Dr. Patrick Swift is the best & favorite doctor I've ever had! He is outstanding in every way!!!
We have made comments and recommendations who are looking for a health service. Always in favor.
Dr. Swift is outstanding!
We chose to seek treatment at the Cancer Center South Bay because of this appointment.
Didn't deal with meds. Only Radiation was talked about. No need to talk about follow up care until surgeon called Dr. Swift but I never got called as to the surgeons yes or no answer about Radiation until I called almost 2 weeks later.
All OK V. G.
Dr. Swift has a sense of humor. He is caring and compassionate.
Convenient, reliable.
Dr. Swift is first-rate in terms of responsiveness to questions & knowledge of my case details, courtesy and compassion.
Very pleased w. Dr. Swift and his staff!
Reliable staff.
Dr. Patrick Swift - Excellent.
Dr. Swift is an outstanding healthcare professional.
Dr. P. Swift - 1st class all areas.
Dr. Swift has a great "bedside" manner, is smart & compassionate. He is a great doctor.
Dr. Swift is above and beyond what a good doctor is. Excellent.
Dr. Swift is knowledgeable kind, helps me feel comfortable.
Dr. Swift and his team are amazing! They are warm, caring, and they make my aunt laugh.
Complete confidence in provider.
Dr. Swift. There is none better. He engages with the patient.
Very thorough in spending time with me to answer questions and provided outstanding depth of understanding of my condition.
Dr. Swift & staff are awesome!
Dr. Patrick Swift is a very caring, kind, and compassionate doctor/person. My husband was blessed to have Dr. Swift as his doctor.
I cannot say enough about the staff - from doctors to janitors. From the way I have been treated, it is obvious Stanford has put a lot of effort with training everyone. Good job.
Dr. Swift is the best doctor I have ever had by far!!! Elaine Jang is the best NP I've ever had!!! They are both outstanding in every way!
Dr. Swift is an outstanding physician. I am grateful that he is my physician.
Dr. Swift has the best smile, I feel included with what is going on with my treatment.
All attend quite well.
Dr. Swift is an outstanding physician.
Drs. Swift & Dr. Hayden were both very informative and I couldn't have asked for better drs. Top notch!!
Dr. Swift & his nurse Elaine have it all together! Super friendly, very informative they both stand out & that is hard to do in that most all of the staff are outstanding.
I wish every doctor was as communicative, compassionate & brilliant as Dr. Swift!!
Dr. Patrick Swift is also outstanding! He is the best doctor I've ever had!!!
All of the personnel very active and efficient.
Very impressed with research they had done for my past history.
Dr. Swift has been an excellent "fit" for me throughout this phase of treatment.
Dr. Swift was very informative and helpful. Also, I appreciated that he would refer me to another location if necessary.
I would recommend Dr. Swift without reservation!
Dr. Patrick Swift is absolutely a very positive provider and I trust him/nurse practitioner 'as well: I feel fortunate that he is my doctor ~ great team he has as well.
Dr. Swift is the best doctor I have ever had.
We didn't discuss medications.
Dr. Swift is the best ever - Returns phone calls & emails promptly.
This was a consult about radiation therapy. I got all the necessary information.
Dr. Swift is an outstanding care giver. V. knowledgeable with excellent understanding of my health history.
Dr. Swift was recommended to me by a friend, who he treated last year.
Dr. Swift is a extraordinary physician.
We didn't discuss any medications, Dr. Swift is an EXCELLENT doctor, Stanford is LUCKY to have him; I'd recommend him to everyone needing radiation tx.
All good.
Excellent experience.
Dr. P. Swift always talks to one that understands what is going on. He is excellent!
Dr. Swift is awesome. He's been supportive and is very knowledgeable. He helped me make it through a very hard time in my life.

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