Dr. Usha Chitkara, MD

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Specializes in Maternal-Fetal Medicine • Female • Age 73

770 Welch Rd Ste 201
Palo Alto, CA 94304
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Dr. Chitkara's Experience

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Dr. Chitkara's Specialties

  • Maternal-Fetal Medicine

Procedures Dr. Chitkara Performs

  • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)

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Stanford Hospital and Clinics
300 Pasteur Dr
Stanford, CA 94305

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Stanford Obstetrics Clinic
Stanford Obstetrics Clinic
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Palo Alto, CA 94304
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    Dr. Chitkara's Experience

    Specialties

    • Maternal-Fetal Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Maternal & Fetal Medicine
    • Obstetrics & Gynecology
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    • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
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    Conditions Dr. Chitkara Treats

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    Background Check for Dr. Chitkara

    0 Malpractice Claims

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

    0 Board Actions

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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Government Medical College Amritsar, Baba Farid University Of Health Sciences
    Graduated in 1965

    Internship Hospital

    Postgrad Med Institute

    Residency Hospital

    Cornell Med Center
    Complete in 1973
    Postgrad Med Institute
    Complete in 1967

    Fellowship Hospital

    Mt Sinai Med Center
    Complete in 1981
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Chitkara & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Office Locations

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    Stanford Obstetrics Clinic
    770 Welch Rd Ste 201
    Palo Alto, CA 94304
    (650) 498-4069 (Office)
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    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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