Dr. Karl Sylvester, MD

Dr. Karl Sylvester, MD

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Pediatric Surgery  |  
Male  |  
52 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Karl Sylvester, MD is a pediatric surgery doctor who practices in Palo Alto, CA. He is 52 years old and has been practicing for 25 years. Dr. Sylvester is affiliated with Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford, Stanford Hospital and Clinics and Good Samaritan Hospital.

Stanford Office

777 Welch Rd Ste J

Palo Alto, CA 94304
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Sylvester's Experience

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Dr. Sylvester's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Pediatric Surgery
  • Board certified in Pediatric Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Pediatric Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
12

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • All Lymphoma
  • Appendicitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hernia
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Atresia
  • Umbilical Hernia
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Procedures

  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Hernia Repair
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Jefferson Med Coll-Thos Jefferson Univ
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Pa Hospital Uphs
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Yale New Haven Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sylvester has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Sylvester accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Sylvester has admitting privileges

Good Samaritan Hospital
2425 Samaritan Dr
San Jose, CA 95124
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Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford
725 Welch Rd
Palo Alto, CA 94304
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Stanford Hospital and Clinics
300 Pasteur Dr
Stanford, CA 94305
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