Peter Michael Sklarin

Peter Michael Sklarin

Endocrinologist

Bio:   Dr. Sklarin practices endocrinology at Menlo Medical Clinic. He is a graduate of Harvard College, where he majored in biology. He attended medical school at the University of California, San Francisco, completed his internal medicine residency at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston, and completed his endocrinology fellowship at the University of California, San Francisco.

Dr. Sklarin is board certified in Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism and treats patients with a wide variety of endocrine disorders. He has special expertise in thyroid ultrasound and ultrasound guided fine-needle aspiration and directs the Menlo Clinic bone density center.

In his free time Dr. Sklarin enjoys spending time with his family, playing tennis, running, biking, swimming, and doing triathlons.
4.8 out of 5
309 Patient Ratings
48 Patient Comments

Menlo Medical Clinic in Menlo Park - 1300 Crane

Professional Education

  • Medical Education: University of California at San Francisco School of Medicine (1991) CA
  • Internship: Brigham and Women's Hospital Harvard Medical School (1992) MA
  • Board Certification: Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, American Board of Internal Medicine (1997)
  • Residency: Brigham and Women's Hospital Harvard Medical School (1994) MA
  • Fellowship: UCSF Medical Center (1997) CA
  • Board Certification: Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine (1994)
4.8

Friendliness

4.8

Explanations

4.8

Listens

4.8

Includes you in decisions

4.9

Clear Communication

4.8

Confidence in your doctor

4.8

Recommended to others

4.5

Wait times

SHC Patient, Sep 2019

Dr Sklarin is thorough, well mannered and diligent in his care and service.

SHC Patient, Aug 2019

Dr. Sklarin is kind, professional, and trustworthy.

SHC Patient, Aug 2019

very good--friendly--easy to understand recommendations

SHC Patient, Jul 2019

Excellent care provider.

SHC Patient, Jul 2019

Excellent.

SHC Patient, Jul 2019

Dr. Sklarin is a very experienced practitioner and I have been seeing him for years - I would not hesitate to recommend him.

SHC Patient, Jul 2019

Very compassionate treats me like family.

SHC Patient, Jun 2019

he was prepared before he entered the exam room he was very familiar with my records

SHC Patient, Jun 2019

good

SHC Patient, Jun 2019

All treatment advice and efficiency were very satisfactory

SHC Patient, Jun 2019

Dr. Sklarin is a superb doctor, ultimate professional with an excellent beside manner. He explains things simply and puts the patient at ease. He is an example of the consummate physician.

SHC Patient, Jun 2019

Dr. Sklarin is excellent. I wish Stanford allowed more time for the visits.

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4.8 out of 5
309 Patient Ratings
48 Patient Comments

SHC Patient, Sep 2019

Dr Sklarin is thorough, well mannered and diligent in his care and service.

SHC Patient, Aug 2019

Dr. Sklarin is kind, professional, and trustworthy.

SHC Patient, Aug 2019

very good--friendly--easy to understand recommendations

SHC Patient, Jul 2019

Excellent care provider.

SHC Patient, Jul 2019

Excellent.

SHC Patient, Jul 2019

Dr. Sklarin is a very experienced practitioner and I have been seeing him for years - I would not hesitate to recommend him.

SHC Patient, Jul 2019

Very compassionate treats me like family.

SHC Patient, Jun 2019

he was prepared before he entered the exam room he was very familiar with my records

SHC Patient, Jun 2019

good

SHC Patient, Jun 2019

All treatment advice and efficiency were very satisfactory

SHC Patient, Jun 2019

Dr. Sklarin is a superb doctor, ultimate professional with an excellent beside manner. He explains things simply and puts the patient at ease. He is an example of the consummate physician.

SHC Patient, Jun 2019

Dr. Sklarin is excellent. I wish Stanford allowed more time for the visits.

SHC Patient, Jun 2019

I consider myself to be fortunate that I am under the care of such a wonderful Physician. Dr Sklarin always takes his time and never makes me feel rushed in anyway. He explains everything to me and answers any questions. I can honestly say his expertise, empathy and professionalism make him the best Physician I have ever seen. Jodie Porgies his nutritionist has been a great source of encouragement and guidance to me. I am newly diagnosed with Diabetes and was struggling to gain an understanding of my role. Jodie has helped me find my way with kindness and I am so happy to have her on my team.

SHC Patient, Jun 2019

Often feels rushed and not always taking the time to hear things that i am wondering if it is related or not.

SHC Patient, May 2019

In the last few years, I have seen Dr. Sklarin only 2 times--but I'm always impressed with his professionalism and concern. He explains one's condition and options very well. I have confidence in his expertise .

SHC Patient, May 2019

I was VERY impressed with Dr. Sklarin. everything he did was with the utmost professionalism, skill and kindness. He was knowledgeable and patient. He exceeded all my expectations.

SHC Patient, May 2019

Dr. Sklarin is an outstanding clinician with a terrific patient communication style.

SHC Patient, Apr 2019

Love Dr. Sklarin!

SHC Patient, Apr 2019

Peter Sklarin is a superb, caring internist

SHC Patient, Apr 2019

Dr. Sklarin is the only health providerI have seen who at my first appointment had read all my background information online and knew what treatment's I had had for my condition over the past 10 + years. He is thorough, modest, and thoughtful; an example of excellence for his profession.

SHC Patient, Apr 2019

Very pleased with Dr. Sklarin

SHC Patient, Apr 2019

Dr. Sklarin is calm and explains the answers to my questions very well.

SHC Patient, Apr 2019

I was pleasantly surprised that the Dr. could do an ultrasound the same day to check on my thyroid nodules. Appreciate being his patient.

SHC Patient, Apr 2019

Dr. Sklarin is one of the best that I have had.

SHC Patient, Mar 2019

all good

SHC Patient, Mar 2019

Dr. Sklarin was outstanding. He listened carefully as I explained my symptoms. Asked follow-up questions and discussed treatment options. I've rarely felt more confidence in a doctor.

SHC Patient, Mar 2019

Dr Sklarin is a wonderful doctor I feel very fortunate to be his patient. He always takes the time to explain things to me and I appreciate this very much.

SHC Patient, Mar 2019

I'm 78 and during my carrer in the Marine Corps and law enforcement I experienced many "Care Providers" both as a patient and observer. None I've met is better than Dr. Sklarin and only one or two others are comparable.. He is highly skilled, personable, and I have complete confidence in him.

SHC Patient, Mar 2019

possible side effects of the medication should have been more clearly delineated!

SHC Patient, Mar 2019

I questioned an elevated test results and he gave me a "disclaimer" that it was not his line of expertise and couldn't comment on that although he agreed that the test result was high.

SHC Patient, Mar 2019

Dr. Sklarin is very through and caring in a very nice low key manner.

SHC Patient, Mar 2019

He seemed disinterested in my questions about his specialty, metabolic issues.... even seemed disappointed that I was there....

SHC Patient, Feb 2019

Dr. Peter Sklarin is wonderful! He's knowledgeable, caring and patient. He is quick to respond, even Stanford health messaging, and takes all of the time necessary to answer questions in the office.

SHC Patient, Feb 2019

I was impressed by Dr. Sklarin's style and the way he handled my questions. I was nervous at first-and he was, slow, kind and gentle. I will definetly return to him for continuing care if he would like to follow me.

SHC Patient, Feb 2019

My doctor is excellent. He is very friendly, warm and caring. i feel that i am very lucky to have him as my doctor to care for my health's prolblem. From the bottom of my heart, his care is greatly appreciated.

SHC Patient, Feb 2019

All great

SHC Patient, Feb 2019

So appreciate Dr. Sklarin's expertise and thoroughness.

SHC Patient, Feb 2019

a complicated app covering 3 problems....he handled all quickly, efficiently, explaining all

SHC Patient, Jan 2019

I have been with Dr. Sklarin for almost 30 years. He is outstanding in all aspects.

SHC Patient, Jan 2019

Dr. Sklarin is tops and a very caring physician that I am happy is my Endocrinologist.

SHC Patient, Jan 2019

Dr.Sklerin is always very kind and thoughtful. I have complete confidence in him in caring for me. The staff is also extremely kind and efficient.

SHC Patient, Jan 2019

I really appreciate Dr. Sklarin's thoughtfulness and care.

SHC Patient, Jan 2019

Dr. Sklarin is exceptionally patient, thoughtful and empathetic. A consummate professional.

SHC Patient, Nov 2018

Dr. Sklarin is a very kind and understanding person, and an amazing doctor. I feel very comfortable putting my care in his hands.

SHC Patient, Nov 2018

This doctor does an excellent job presenting information with clarity and empathy.

SHC Patient, Nov 2018

Dr. Sklarin is the most experienced and concerned doctor I have.

SHC Patient, Nov 2018

Dr. does not have an especially good "bedside manner" compared to some of the other Menlo clinic doctors I've used. I believe my situation is rather mild-- so I'm ok with his care so far.

SHC Patient, Nov 2018

Dr. Sklarin has made a huge difference in how I maintain my body. He has explained things so I am able to make better decisions on my care going forward. He is incredible.