Dr. Heather A. Wakelee, MD

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Specializes in Oncology • Female • Age 44

875 Blake Wilbur Dr
Palo Alto, CA 94304
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Dr. Wakelee's Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Stanford Hospital and Clinics
300 Pasteur Drive
Stanford, CA 94305
Menlo Park Surgical Hospital
570 Willow Road
Menlo Park, CA 94025

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Wakelee

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Stanford Comp Cancer Center
Stanford Comp Cancer Center
875 Blake Wilbur Dr
Palo Alto, CA 94304
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    Dr. Wakelee's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Oncology
    • Medical Oncology

    Board Certifications

    • Internal Medicine, 1999
    • Medical Oncology, 2013
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    • Adrenal Gland Cancer
    • Anemia
    • Bladder Cancer
    • Breast Cancer
    • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
    • ENT Cancer
    • Gallbladder & Biliary Tract Cancer
    • Hodgkin's Disease
    • Leukocytosis
    • Liver Cancer
    • Lung Cancer
    • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
    • Lymphoma
    • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
    • Meningiomas
    • Neuroendocrine Tumors
    • Neutropenia
    • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
    • Osteosarcoma
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Pancytopenia
    • Pleura Cancer
    • Pleural Neoplasm, Malignant
    • Prostate Cancer
    • Renal (Kidney) Cancer
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Testicular Cancer
    • Thymomas
    • Thyroid Cancer
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    Background Check for Dr. Wakelee

    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

    Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1996

    Internship Hospital

    Stanford Med School
    Complete in 1997

    Residency Hospital

    Stanford Med School
    Complete in 1999

    Fellowship Hospital

    Stanford Med School
    Complete in 2003
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Wakelee & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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    Dr. Wakelee's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Wakelee has admitting privileges:

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    • Menlo Park Surgical Hospital

    • Stanford Hospital and Clinics

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    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Wakelee

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wakelee to family and friends

    7 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Wakelee's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    7 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    7 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    7 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 7 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Wakelee
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    7 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    7 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    7 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    7 responses
    above
    national average

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    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Wakelee accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does she accept?

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    Office Locations

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    Stanford Comp Cancer Center
    875 Blake Wilbur Dr
    Palo Alto, CA 94304
    (650) 498-6000 (Office)
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