Ronald Witteles

Cardiologist

Assistant Professor of Medicine (Cardiovascular Medicine) at the Stanford University Medical Center
4.8 out of 5
166 Patient Ratings
4 Patient Comments

Amyloid Center

  • 300 Pasteur Drive
  • 2nd Floor, Room A260
  • Stanford, CA 94305
  • Phone: 650-725-6186
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Heart Failure and Cardiomyopathy Clinic

  • 300 Pasteur Drive
  • 2nd Floor, Room A260
  • Stanford, CA 94305
  • Phone: 650-723-5468
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Heart Transplant Program

  • 300 Pasteur Drive
  • 2nd Floor, Room A260
  • Stanford, CA 94305
  • Phone: 650-723-5468
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Professional Education

  • Board Certification: Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology, American Board of Internal Medicine (2006)
  • Fellowship: Stanford University School of Medicine (2007) CA
  • Residency: Stanford University School of Medicine (2004) CA
  • Residency: Stanford University School of Medicine (2003) CA
  • Board Certification: Cardiovascular Disease, American Board of Internal Medicine (2007)
  • Board Certification: Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine (2003)
  • Chief Resident, Stanford University, Internal Medicine (2004)
  • Internship: Stanford University School of Medicine (2001) CA
  • M.D. with Honors, University of Chicago, Medicine (2000)
  • B.A., Northwestern University, Biology/Neuroscience (1996)
  • F.A.C.P., American College of Physicians, Internal Medicine (2010)
  • F.A.C.C., American College of Cardiology, Cardiology (2008)
  • Chief Fellow, Stanford University, Cardiovascular Medicine (2007)
  • Medical Education: University of Chicago Pritzker (2000) IL

Honors & Awards

  • David W. Rytand Award for Excellence in Clinical Teaching by a Department of Medicine faculty member, Stanford University Department of Internal Medicine (2009, 2010)
  • First Author - Selected as one of 15 most important heart failure articles in 2007, Journal of the American College of Cardiology (2008)
  • Clinical Research Award, Stanford Univ. Division of Cardiovascular Medicine (2007)
  • Timothy F. Beckett, Jr. Award for Excellence in Teaching by a Medicine Fellow, Stanford Univ. Dept. of Internal Medicine (2006)
  • Clinical Excellence Award, Stanford University Division of Cardiovascular Medicine (2006)
  • National Research Fellowship Award, Heart Failure Society of America (2006)
  • First Author - Selected as one of 10 most important heart failure articles in 2004, Journal of the American College of Cardiology (2005)
  • National Associates' Research Award, American College of Physicians/American Society of Internal Medicine (2004)
  • Charles Dorsey Armstrong Clinical Excellence Award, Stanford University Dept. of Internal Medicine (2003)
  • Outstanding Clinical Teaching Award, Stanford University Dept. of Internal Medicine (2002, 2003)
  • Francis G. Ebaugh, Jr. Research Award, Stanford University Dept. of Internal Medicine (2001, 2002, 2003)
  • M.D. with Honors (highest distinction by U. of Chicago), University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine (2000)
  • Calvin Fentress Research Fellowship, University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine (1999)

Administrative Appointments

  • Program Director, Internal Medicine Residency Training Program (2011 - Present)
  • Co-Director, Stanford Amyloid Center (2008 - Present)
  • Sr. Associate Program Director, Internal Medicine Residency Training Program (2009 - 2011)
  • Associate Director, Coronary Care Unit (CCU) (2008 - 2009)
4.9

Friendliness

4.9

Recommended to others

4.8

Explanations

4.8

Listens

4.8

Includes you in decisions

4.9

Clear Communication

4.9

Confidence in your doctor

4.3

Wait times

SHC Patient, Mar 2015

Dr. Witteles was easy to talk to, informative and positive. Good experience.

SHC Patient, Jan 2015

My best experience to date.

SHC Patient, Apr 2014

Good.

SHC Patient, Feb 2014

Dr. Witteles is an expert in explaining the disease and gave me & my family adequate time.

4.8 out of 5
166 Patient Ratings
4 Patient Comments

SHC Patient, Mar 2015

Dr. Witteles was easy to talk to, informative and positive. Good experience.

SHC Patient, Jan 2015

My best experience to date.

SHC Patient, Apr 2014

Good.

SHC Patient, Feb 2014

Dr. Witteles is an expert in explaining the disease and gave me & my family adequate time.

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