Dr. John Prendergast, MD

Dr. John Prendergast, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 81
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Dr. John Prendergast, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism doctor who practices in Palo Alto, CA. He is 81 years old and has been practicing for 48 years.

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Prendergast performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Thyroiditis
normal
more than 58% of peers
Diabetes Type 1
normal
more than 57% of peers
Hyperthyroidism
normal
more than 32% of peers

Dr. Prendergast's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Prendergast "Patient empowerment is probably the most philosophically exciting idea to emerge in medicine in recent years. Patients can, and must, be educated to play the primary role in maintaining their own health."

2  Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Endocrinology & Metabolism

2  Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

35  Conditions Treated

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7  Procedures

  • Bone Density Scan
  • Diabetic Foot Care
  • Diet Counseling
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Exercise Counseling
  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Peripheral Nerve Stimulation

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

1 Sanction
  • Physical or Mental Condition (7/20/2015)
    Action Taken: Surrender
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: California
0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Wayne State University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1963
  • William Beaumont Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1964
  • Henry Ford Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1968
  • University Calif San Francisco
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1970

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Prendergast has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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