Laura Tarter

Rheumatologist

Clinical Assistant Professor, Medicine - Immunology & Rheumatology
4.8 out of 5
114 Patient Ratings
9 Patient Comments

Lupus Clinic

  • 900 Blake Wilbur Drive
  • Palo Alto, CA 94304
  • Phone: 650-723-6961
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Immunology and Rheumatology Clinic

  • 900 Blake Wilbur Drive
  • Palo Alto, CA 94304
  • Phone: 650-723-6961
More Clinic Information » Insurance Coverage » Getting Here » Make An Appointment

Professional Education

  • Board Certification: Rheumatology, American Board of Internal Medicine (2011)
  • Fellowship: UCSF (2011) CA
  • Board Certification: Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine (2008)
  • Residency: UCSF-Internal Medicine (2008) CA
  • Internship: Brigham and Women's Hospital Harvard Medical School (2006) MA
  • Medical Education: Harvard Medical School (2005) MA
  • AB, Harvard College (2000)

Honors & Awards

  • Immunology and Rheumatology Division Teaching Award, Stanford University Medical Center (2013)
  • Distinguished Fellow Award, American College of Rheumatology (2011)
  • Chief Medical Resident, University of California, San Francisco (2008)

Administrative Appointments

  • Director, Lupus Clinic, Stanford University Medical Center (2012 - Present)
4.9

Friendliness

4.7

Recommended to others

4.8

Explanations

4.8

Listens

4.8

Includes you in decisions

4.8

Clear Communication

4.8

Confidence in your doctor

4.1

Wait times

SHC Patient, Aug 2014

Very good care -

SHC Patient, Jul 2014

Wonderful doctor. Definitely would recommend her.

SHC Patient, Jul 2014

Dr. repeats herself to make sure I understand what she says completely also explains using vocabulary in which I understand.

SHC Patient, Apr 2014

Good.

SHC Patient, Mar 2014

I have already recommended Dr. Tarter to relatives. She always blends professionalism w/caring & making sure that I understand what & why her Medicaid plan is & why I need it.

SHC Patient, Mar 2014

I feel very confident with Dr. Tarter.

SHC Patient, Jan 2014

This has been a wonderful experience. Dr. Tarter is a fine doctor and a kind, caring person. I am very pleased.

SHC Patient, Jan 2014

The doctor did not follow up with my blood work report.

SHC Patient, Jan 2014

I liked that she provided the evidence for what she was doing.

4.8 out of 5
114 Patient Ratings
9 Patient Comments

SHC Patient, Aug 2014

Very good care -

SHC Patient, Jul 2014

Wonderful doctor. Definitely would recommend her.

SHC Patient, Jul 2014

Dr. repeats herself to make sure I understand what she says completely also explains using vocabulary in which I understand.

SHC Patient, Apr 2014

Good.

SHC Patient, Mar 2014

I have already recommended Dr. Tarter to relatives. She always blends professionalism w/caring & making sure that I understand what & why her Medicaid plan is & why I need it.

SHC Patient, Mar 2014

I feel very confident with Dr. Tarter.

SHC Patient, Jan 2014

This has been a wonderful experience. Dr. Tarter is a fine doctor and a kind, caring person. I am very pleased.

SHC Patient, Jan 2014

The doctor did not follow up with my blood work report.

SHC Patient, Jan 2014

I liked that she provided the evidence for what she was doing.