Dr. Dorsey Bass, MD

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Specializes in Pediatric Gastroenterology • Male • Age 63

795 El Camino Real
Palo Alto, CA 94301
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Dr. Bass' Specialties

  • Pediatric Gastroenterology

Procedures Dr. Bass Performs

  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
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Hospital Quality

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Lucile Packard Children's Hospital
725 Welch Rd
Palo Alto, CA 94304

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Palo Alto Medical Foundation
Palo Alto Office
795 El Camino Real
Palo Alto, CA 94301
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    Dr. Bass' Experience

    Specialties

    • Pediatric Gastroenterology

    Board Certifications

    • Pediatric Gastroenterology
    • Pediatrics
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    • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
    • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
    • Gastroenterology Procedures
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    Conditions Dr. Bass Treats

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    Background Check for Dr. Bass

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for California.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1979

    Internship Hospital

    Boston City Hospital
    Complete in 1980

    Residency Hospital

    Boston City Hospital
    Complete in 1982

    Fellowship Hospital

    Harvard Med School
    Complete in 1986
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Bass & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Bass' Hospital Quality

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    Office Locations

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    Palo Alto Medical Foundation
    Palo Alto Office
    795 El Camino Real
    Palo Alto, CA 94301
    (650) 321-4121 (Office)
    (650) 853-4969 (Fax)
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