Jane C. Tan

Kidney transplant nephrologist

Associate Professor of Medicine (Nephrology) at the Stanford University Medical Center
4.7 out of 5
69 Patient Ratings
3 Patient Comments

Kidney and Pancreas Transplant Program

  • 300 Pasteur Drive
  • Stanford, CA 94305
  • Phone: 650-725-9891
Learn More About the Clinic » Getting Here » Make An Appointment

Kidney and Pancreas Transplant Program at Boswell Building

  • 300 Pasteur Drive
  • Stanford, CA 94305
  • Phone: 650-725-9891
Learn More About the Clinic » Getting Here » Make An Appointment

Professional Education

Medical Education: University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry (1995) NY

Fellowship: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Harvard Medical School (2000) MA

Residency: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Harvard Medical School (1998) MA

Internship: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Harvard Medical School (1996) MA

Board Certification: Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine (1999)

Board Certification: Nephrology, American Board of Internal Medicine (2000)

MD, University of Rochester, Medicine (1995)

PhD, University of Rochester, Neurobiology and Anatomy (1993)

BS/MS, Johns Hopkins University, Biomedical Engineering (1985)

Patient Ratings and Comments

4.8

Friendliness

4.7

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

4.3

Wait times

SHC Patient, Sep 2014

Dr. Tan is the best.

SHC Patient, Apr 2014

Excellent every way good customer care.

SHC Patient, Dec 2013

Dr. Tan and I have an understanding.

The Consequences of Chronic Kidney Disease Mislabeling in Living Kidney Donors
Lenihan, C. R., & Tan, J. C. (2014). The Consequences of Chronic Kidney Disease Mislabeling in Living Kidney Donors. MAYO CLINIC PROCEEDINGS, 89(8), 1126-1129.

Acute transplant glomerulopathy with monocyte rich infiltrate
Lenihan, C. R., Tan, J. C., & Kambham, N. (2013). Acute transplant glomerulopathy with monocyte rich infiltrate. TRANSPLANT IMMUNOLOGY, 29(1-4), 114-117.

Evaluating Deceased Donor Registries: Identifying Predictive Factors of Donor Designation
Hajhosseini, B., Stewart, B., Tan, J. C., Busque, S., & Melcher, M. L. (2013). Evaluating Deceased Donor Registries: Identifying Predictive Factors of Donor Designation. AMERICAN SURGEON, 79(3), 235-241.

Comorbidities and Kidney Transplant Evaluation in the Elderly
Lenihan, C. R., Hurley, M. P., & Tan, J. C. (2013). Comorbidities and Kidney Transplant Evaluation in the Elderly. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF NEPHROLOGY, 38(3), 204-211.

Donor Recipient Sex Mismatch in Kidney Transplantation
Tan, J. C., Kim, J. P., Chertow, G. M., Grumet, F. C., & Desai, M. (2012). Donor Recipient Sex Mismatch in Kidney Transplantation. GENDER MEDICINE, 9(5), 335-347.

Solid-Organ Transplantation in Older Adults: Current Status and Future Research
Abecassis, M., Bridges, N. D., Clancy, C. J., Dew, M. A., Eldadah, B., & High, K. P. (2012). Solid-Organ Transplantation in Older Adults: Current Status and Future Research. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF TRANSPLANTATION, 12(10), 2608-2622.

Optimizing renal replacement therapy in older adults: a framework for making individualized decisions
Tamura, M. K., Tan, J. C., & O'Hare, A. M. (2012). Optimizing renal replacement therapy in older adults: a framework for making individualized decisions. KIDNEY INTERNATIONAL, 82(3), 261-269.

Incidental kidney stones: a single center experience with kidney donor selection
Kim, I. K., Tan, J. C., Lapasia, J., Elihu, A., Busque, S., & Melcher, M. L. (2012). Incidental kidney stones: a single center experience with kidney donor selection. CLINICAL TRANSPLANTATION, 26(4), 558-563.

Validity of Surrogate Measures for Functional Nephron Mass
Tan, J. C., Paik, J., Chertow, G. M., Grumet, F. C., Busque, S., & Desai, M. (2011). Validity of Surrogate Measures for Functional Nephron Mass. TRANSPLANTATION, 92(12), 1335-1341.

Living donor evaluation and exclusion: the Stanford experience
Lapasia, J. B., Kong, S.- yee, Busque, S., Scandling, J. D., Chertow, G. M., & Tan, J. C. (2011). Living donor evaluation and exclusion: the Stanford experience. CLINICAL TRANSPLANTATION, 25(5), 697-704.

Donor-specific antibody against denatured HLA-A1: Clinically nonsignificant?
Pereira, S., Perkins, S., Lee, J.-H., Shumway, W., LeFor, W., & Grumet, F. C. (2011). Donor-specific antibody against denatured HLA-A1: Clinically nonsignificant?. HUMAN IMMUNOLOGY, 72(6), 492-498.

Debate: PRO Position Formal Assessment of Donor Kidney Function Should Be Mandatory
Tan, J. C., Busque, S., Ho, B., & Myers, B. D. (2011). Debate: PRO Position Formal Assessment of Donor Kidney Function Should Be Mandatory. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF NEPHROLOGY, 33(3), 198-200.

Donors with Kidney Stones: Should We Pass?
Kim, I. K., Lapasia, J., Elihu, A., Tan, J., Scandling, J., & Melcher, M. (2011). Donors with Kidney Stones: Should We Pass?. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF TRANSPLANTATION, 11, 66-66.

Effects of aging on glomerular function and number in living kidney donors
Tan, J. C., Busque, S., Workeneh, B., Ho, B., Derby, G., & Myers, B. D. (2010). Effects of aging on glomerular function and number in living kidney donors. KIDNEY INTERNATIONAL, 78(7), 686-692.

Chronic Hepatitis C and Chronic Kidney Disease
Tan, J. C. (2010). Chronic Hepatitis C and Chronic Kidney Disease. DIGESTIVE DISEASES AND SCIENCES, 55(5), 1197-1199.

A Retrospective Analysis of Practices in Living Donor Evaluation and Exclusion.
Lapasia, J., Scandling, J. D., Javaid, B., Busque, S., & Tan, J. C. (2010). A Retrospective Analysis of Practices in Living Donor Evaluation and Exclusion. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF TRANSPLANTATION, 10, 541-541.

Impact of Short Term Pre-Transplant Dialysis on Kidney Transplant Outcomes
Javaid, B., Kim, J.-Y., Yabu, J., Tan, J., Melcher, M., & Scandling, J. (2010). Impact of Short Term Pre-Transplant Dialysis on Kidney Transplant Outcomes. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF TRANSPLANTATION, 10, 525-525.

Risk of Graft Failure Due to Disease Recurrence in Patients with FSGS
Kim, J.-Y., Yabu, J., Tan, J., Scandling, J., Melcher, M., & Javaid, B. (2010). Risk of Graft Failure Due to Disease Recurrence in Patients with FSGS. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF TRANSPLANTATION, 10, 196-197.

Imprecision of Creatinine-Based GFR Estimates in Uninephric Kidney Donors
Tan, J. C., Ho, B., Busque, S., Blouch, K., Derby, G., & Myers, B. D. (2010). Imprecision of Creatinine-Based GFR Estimates in Uninephric Kidney Donors. CLINICAL JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN SOCIETY OF NEPHROLOGY, 5(3), 497-502.

Cautious Optimism Concerning Long-Term Safety of Kidney Donation.
Tan, J. C., & Chertow, G. M. (2009). Cautious Optimism Concerning Long-Term Safety of Kidney Donation. NEW ENGLAND JOURNAL OF MEDICINE, 360(5), 522-523.

Glomerular Function, Structure, and Number in Renal Allografts from Older Deceased Donors
Tan, J. C., Workeneh, B., Busque, S., Blouch, K., Derby, G., & Myers, B. D. (2009). Glomerular Function, Structure, and Number in Renal Allografts from Older Deceased Donors. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN SOCIETY OF NEPHROLOGY, 20(1), 181-188.

H-Y antibody development associates with acute rejection in female patients with male kidney transplants
Tan, J. C., Wadia, P. P., Coram, M., Grumet, F. C., Kambham, N., & Miklos, D. B. (2008). H-Y antibody development associates with acute rejection in female patients with male kidney transplants. TRANSPLANTATION, 86(1), 75-81.

Glomerular function and number in ECD transplants
Workeneh, B., Busque, S., Derby, G., Blouch, K., Myers, B., & Tan, J. (2008). Glomerular function and number in ECD transplants. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF TRANSPLANTATION, 8, 602-602.

Adaptive hyperfiltration in the aging kidney after contralateral nephrectomy
Saxena, A. B., Myers, B. D., Derby, G., Blouch, K. L., Yan, J., & Tan, J. C. (2006). Adaptive hyperfiltration in the aging kidney after contralateral nephrectomy. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSIOLOGY-RENAL PHYSIOLOGY, 291(3), F629-F634.

Circulating growth hormone binding protein levels and mononuclear cell growth hormone receptor expression in uremia
Greenstein, J., Guest, S., Tan, J. C., Tummala, P., Busque, S., & Rabkin, R. (2006). Circulating growth hormone binding protein levels and mononuclear cell growth hormone receptor expression in uremia. JOURNAL OF RENAL NUTRITION, 16(2), 141-149.

Validation of a screening protocol for identifying low-risk candidates with type 1 diabetes mellitus for kidney with or without pancreas transplantation
Ma, I. Wy., Valantine, H. A., Shibata, A., Waskerwitz, J., Dafoe, D. C., & Scandling, J. D. (2006). Validation of a screening protocol for identifying low-risk candidates with type 1 diabetes mellitus for kidney with or without pancreas transplantation. CLINICAL TRANSPLANTATION, 20(2), 139-146.

Suppressors of cytokine signaling in health and disease
Tan, J. C., & Rabkin, R. (2005). Suppressors of cytokine signaling in health and disease. PEDIATRIC NEPHROLOGY, 20(5), 567-575.

Growth hormone resistance in uremia, a role for impaired JAK/STAT signaling
Rabkin, R., Sun, D. F., Chen, Y., Tan, J., & Schaefer, F. (2005). Growth hormone resistance in uremia, a role for impaired JAK/STAT signaling. PEDIATRIC NEPHROLOGY, 20(3), 313-318.

Preoperative renal volumes as a predictor of graft function in living donor transplantation
Saxena, A. B., Busque, S., Arjane, P., Myers, B. D., & Tan, J. C. (2004). Preoperative renal volumes as a predictor of graft function in living donor transplantation. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF KIDNEY DISEASES, 44(5), 877-885.

Dual-kidney transplantation with organs from expanded criteria donors: A long-term follow-up
Tan, J. C., Alfrey, E. J., Dafoe, D. C., Millan, M. T., & Scandling, J. D. (2004). Dual-kidney transplantation with organs from expanded criteria donors: A long-term follow-up. TRANSPLANTATION, 78(5), 692-696.

Effect of steroid avoidance on early graft function after kidney transplantation
Roozrokh, H. C., Chen, L., Scandling, J. D., Momsen, A., Tan, J., & Busque, S. (2004). Effect of steroid avoidance on early graft function after kidney transplantation. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF TRANSPLANTATION, 4, 354-354.

Growth hormone (GH) receptor expression in uremia.
Greenstein, J., Guest, S., Tummala, P., Tan, J., & Rabkin, R. (2003). Growth hormone (GH) receptor expression in uremia. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN SOCIETY OF NEPHROLOGY, 14, 537A-538A.

Pre-operative MRI kidney volumes as a predictor of graft function in living donor kidney transplantation.
Bhatt, A., Arjane, P., Busque, S., & Tan, J. C. (2003). Pre-operative MRI kidney volumes as a predictor of graft function in living donor kidney transplantation. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN SOCIETY OF NEPHROLOGY, 14, 11A-11A.

Determinants of glomerular hypofiltration in aging humans
Hoang, K., Tan, J. C., Derby, G., Blouch, K. L., Masek, M., & Myers, B. D. (2003). Determinants of glomerular hypofiltration in aging humans. KIDNEY INTERNATIONAL, 64(4), 1417-1424.

Growth hormone (GH) receptors in uremia.
Greenstein, J., Guest, S., Tummala, P., Rabkin, R., & Tan, J. (2003). Growth hormone (GH) receptors in uremia. JOURNAL OF INVESTIGATIVE MEDICINE, 51, S152-S152.

Validation of a screening protocol for coronary artery disease in kidney and/or pancreas transplant candidates with type I diabetes mellitus.
Ma, I. Wy., Valantine, H. A., Shibata, A., Waskerwitz, J., Dafoe, D., & Scandling, J. D. (2002). Validation of a screening protocol for coronary artery disease in kidney and/or pancreas transplant candidates with type I diabetes mellitus. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN SOCIETY OF NEPHROLOGY, 13, 191A-192A.

Current prevalence of coronary artery disease in kidney transplant candidates with type I diabetes mellitus.
Ma, I. Wy., Valantine, H. A., Shibata, A., Waskerwitz, J., Dafoe, D., & Scandling, J. D. (2002). Current prevalence of coronary artery disease in kidney transplant candidates with type I diabetes mellitus. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN SOCIETY OF NEPHROLOGY, 13, 192A-192A.

Mixed chimerism and immunosuppressive drug withdrawal after HLA-mismatched kidney and hematopoietic progenitor transplantation
Millan, T. Lt., Shizuru, J. A., Hoffmann, P., Dejbakhsh-Jones, S., Scandling, J. D., & Strober, S. (2002). Mixed chimerism and immunosuppressive drug withdrawal after HLA-mismatched kidney and hematopoietic progenitor transplantation. TRANSPLANTATION, 73(9), 1386-1391.

A non-myeloablative conditioning regimen followed by progenitor cell (CD34+) infusion after kidney transplantation can achieve mixed chimerism and immunosuppressive drug withdrawal
Millan, M. T., Shizuru, J. A., Hoffmann, P., Dejbakhsh-Jones, S., Scandling, J. D., & Strober, S. (2002). A non-myeloablative conditioning regimen followed by progenitor cell (CD34+) infusion after kidney transplantation can achieve mixed chimerism and immunosuppressive drug withdrawal. FASEB JOURNAL, 16(5), A1030-A1030.

Noradrenergic potentiation of cerebellar Purkinje cell responses to GABA: Cyclic AMP-AS intracellular intermediary
CHEUN, J. E., & Yeh, H. H. (1996). Noradrenergic potentiation of cerebellar Purkinje cell responses to GABA: Cyclic AMP-AS intracellular intermediary. NEUROSCIENCE, 74(3), 835-844.

MODULATION OF GABA-A RECEPTOR-ACTIVATED CURRENT BY NOREPINEPHRINE IN CEREBELLAR PURKINJE-CELLS
CHEUN, J. E., & Yeh, H. H. (1992). MODULATION OF GABA-A RECEPTOR-ACTIVATED CURRENT BY NOREPINEPHRINE IN CEREBELLAR PURKINJE-CELLS. NEUROSCIENCE, 51(4), 951-960.

MODULATORY ACTIONS OF NOREPINEPHRINE ON NEURAL CIRCUITS
Woodward, D. J., Moises, H. C., Waterhouse, B. D., Yeh, H. H., & CHEUN, J. E. (1991). MODULATORY ACTIONS OF NOREPINEPHRINE ON NEURAL CIRCUITS. NEURORECEPTOR MECHANISMS IN BRAIN, 193-208.

THE CEREBELLAR NOREPINEPHRINE SYSTEM - INHIBITION, MODULATION, AND GATING
Woodward, D. J., Moises, H. C., Waterhouse, B. D., Yeh, H. H., & CHEUN, J. E. (1991). THE CEREBELLAR NOREPINEPHRINE SYSTEM - INHIBITION, MODULATION, AND GATING. PROGRESS IN BRAIN RESEARCH, 88, 331-341.

DIFFERENTIATION OF A STEM-CELL LINE TOWARD A NEURONAL PHENOTYPE
CHEUN, J. E., & Yeh, H. H. (1991). DIFFERENTIATION OF A STEM-CELL LINE TOWARD A NEURONAL PHENOTYPE. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF DEVELOPMENTAL NEUROSCIENCE, 9(4), 391-404.

PROPERTIES OF GABA-ACTIVATED WHOLE-CELL CURRENTS IN BIPOLAR CELLS OF THE RAT RETINA
Yeh, H. H., Lee, M. B., & CHEUN, J. E. (1990). PROPERTIES OF GABA-ACTIVATED WHOLE-CELL CURRENTS IN BIPOLAR CELLS OF THE RAT RETINA. VISUAL NEUROSCIENCE, 4(4), 349-357.

4.7 out of 5
69 Patient Ratings
3 Patient Comments

SHC Patient, Sep 2014

Dr. Tan is the best.

SHC Patient, Apr 2014

Excellent every way good customer care.

SHC Patient, Dec 2013

Dr. Tan and I have an understanding.