Marilyn Tan, MD

Endocrinologist

4.7 out of 5
114 Patient Ratings
14 Patient Comments

Endocrinology Clinic

  • 300 Pasteur Drive
  • 1st Floor, Suite A175
  • Stanford, CA 94305
  • Phone: 650-721-1300
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Professional Education

  • Board Certification: Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, American Board of Internal Medicine (2014)
  • Board Certification, Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism, American Board of Internal Medicine (2014)
  • Fellowship: Stanford University Medical CenterCA
  • Board Certification: Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine (2012)
  • Residency: Stanford University Hospital -Clinical Excellence Research Center (2012) CA
  • Medical Education: Boston University School of Medicine (2009) MA
  • BA, University of California, Berkeley, Molecular and Cell Biology (Magna Cum Laude) (2005)

Honors & Awards

  • Physician Educator, Stanford Japan Program (Tokushima, Japan) (2016)
  • Focus on Fellows Award, American Diabetes Association (2014)
  • Physician Educator, Stanford Japan Program (Okinawa, Japan) (2013)
  • Northern California Regional Poster Finalist, American College of Physicians (2012)
  • 1st Place Stanford 2020 QI Challenge, Stanford Hospital and Clinics (2010)
  • Phi Beta Kappa, University of California, Berkeley (2004)
  • Regents and Chancellor's Scholar, University of California, Berkeley (2001)

Administrative Appointments

  • Resident Rotation Director, Stanford University Medical Center (2014 - Present)
  • Endocrinology Clerkship Director, Stanford University School of Medicine (2015 - Present)

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4.8

Friendliness

4.8

Recommended to others

4.7

Explanations

4.7

Listens

4.7

Includes you in decisions

4.8

Clear Communication

4.7

Confidence in your doctor

4.6

Wait times

SHC Patient, Mar 2016

Also was able to handle rare/complex issues. She was fantastic!

SHC Patient, Mar 2016

Dr. Tan is awesome! Very knowledgeable, willing to answer question and communicate complex technical answers (which I wanted). She is extremely friendly and approachable. Willing and able to have an extremely in depth discussion about my condition, options, and potential future treatments.

SHC Patient, Dec 2015

Dr. Tan is one of the few Stanford doctors that actually listened to me. I'm the patient and I am well versed on my own healthcare, and she listened to the concerns I had and addressed them.

SHC Patient, Dec 2015

Doctor was proficient and courteous. She was attentive to my worries and help me with my health concerns.

SHC Patient, Dec 2015

She is amazing! One of the best doctors I have seen in my life, and I have seen many.

SHC Patient, Nov 2015

Very good experience.

SHC Patient, Oct 2015

I cannot say how grateful I am for Dr. Tan's involvement in my care. She has been incredibly kind and caring. She's extremely professional and equally gracious.

SHC Patient, Oct 2015

Recommended her to my mother.

SHC Patient, Aug 2015

Friendliness - Good.

SHC Patient, Jun 2015

I took several of Dr Tan's cards, and will recommend her to a few friends with similar issues.

SHC Patient, May 2015

Dr. Tan has a sound knowledge of her field. She was able to link with then breath and length of my comprehensive medical history and give me advice to connect information from one specialest to her specialty.

SHC Patient, Apr 2015

I could have used more info about my new medications including poss. side effects.

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4.7 out of 5
114 Patient Ratings
14 Patient Comments

SHC Patient, Mar 2016

Also was able to handle rare/complex issues. She was fantastic!

SHC Patient, Mar 2016

Dr. Tan is awesome! Very knowledgeable, willing to answer question and communicate complex technical answers (which I wanted). She is extremely friendly and approachable. Willing and able to have an extremely in depth discussion about my condition, options, and potential future treatments.

SHC Patient, Dec 2015

Dr. Tan is one of the few Stanford doctors that actually listened to me. I'm the patient and I am well versed on my own healthcare, and she listened to the concerns I had and addressed them.

SHC Patient, Dec 2015

Doctor was proficient and courteous. She was attentive to my worries and help me with my health concerns.

SHC Patient, Dec 2015

She is amazing! One of the best doctors I have seen in my life, and I have seen many.

SHC Patient, Nov 2015

Very good experience.

SHC Patient, Oct 2015

I cannot say how grateful I am for Dr. Tan's involvement in my care. She has been incredibly kind and caring. She's extremely professional and equally gracious.

SHC Patient, Oct 2015

Recommended her to my mother.

SHC Patient, Aug 2015

Friendliness - Good.

SHC Patient, Jun 2015

I took several of Dr Tan's cards, and will recommend her to a few friends with similar issues.

SHC Patient, May 2015

Dr. Tan has a sound knowledge of her field. She was able to link with then breath and length of my comprehensive medical history and give me advice to connect information from one specialest to her specialty.

SHC Patient, Apr 2015

I could have used more info about my new medications including poss. side effects.

SHC Patient, Feb 2015

Dr. Tan is extremely smart caring & communicative. A+.

SHC Patient, Jan 2015

Dr. Tan was wonderful. She really took the time to explain everything and answer questions.