Dr. Katherine Sanborn, MD

PsychiatryFemaleAge 57

Psychiatry

Dr. Katherine Sanborn, MD is a Psychiatry Specialist in Palo Alto, CA and has over 29 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from University of Wisconsin / Madison in 1993. She is affiliated with Stanford Health Care.

Dr. Katherine Sanborn, MD

Stanford Psychiatry Residency

401 Quarry Rd Palo Alto, CA 94304

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(650) 498-9111

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No malpractice claims found for California
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Dr. Sanborn's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Psychiatric Evaluation
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sanborn performs Psychiatric Evaluation more than 80% of her peers

Dr. Sanborn performs this procedure more than 80% of her peers

Psychological Evaluations Prior to Bariatric Surgery
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sanborn performs Psychological Evaluations Prior to Bariatric Surgery more than 80% of her peers

Dr. Sanborn performs this procedure more than 80% of her peers

Psychological Evaluation
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sanborn performs Psychological Evaluation more than 80% of her peers

Dr. Sanborn performs this procedure more than 80% of her peers

Dr. Sanborn's conditions and procedures:

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcohol Misuse Screening and Counseling
  • Alcohol or Substance Misuse Screening and Counseling
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Amphetamine and Other Psychostimulant Dependence
  • Anorexia
  • Antisocial Personality Disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Combination Drug Dependence
  • Delusional Disorder
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Eating Disorders
  • Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT)
  • Homicidal Ideation
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Mania
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Amphetamine or Related Acting Sympathomimetic Abuse
  • Nondependent Antidepressant Abuse
  • Nondependent Cocaine Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
  • Nondependent Opioid Abuse
  • Nondependent Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Abuse
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Paranoid Personality Disorder
  • Personality Disorders
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychological Evaluation
  • Psychological Evaluations Prior to Bariatric Surgery
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Tobacco Use Disorder

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Dr. Sanborn accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Advantage-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Individual-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Large Group-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Small Group-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Student Health-CA PPO
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Bronze Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze Select w/ H.S.A (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Dignity Health EPO / PPO-CA
Dignity Health Ventura EPO/PPO-CA
EPO-CA
Gold (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Gold Advantage-CA PPO
Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Gold Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Lumenos Plans-CA PPO
Major Risk Medical Insurance Program (MRMIP) - Prudent Buyer-CA PPO
MemorialCare Custom-CA PPO
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Platinum (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Platinum Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Select (PERS Select Providers)-CA PPO
Select-CA PPO
Silver Advantage-CA PPO
Silver EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Silver EPO w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver Select w/ H.S.A (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Tenet Network-CA PPO
Traditional
Traditional PPO
UC Care-CA PPO
UC CORE-CA PPO
UC Health Savings Plan-CA
UC High Option Supplement to Medicare-CA
UC Medicare with Prescription Drugs-CA PPO
UC Medicare without Prescription Drugs-CA PPO
UC Resident and Fellows-CA PPO
UCSHIP-CA PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Select Plus HMO
Select PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO

Dr. Sanborn's Reviews

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Biography

Dr. Katherine Sanborn, MD is a Psychiatry Specialist in Palo Alto, CA and has over 29 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from University...Read more

Specialties

  • Psychiatry

Board Certifications

Education

1993
University of Wisconsin / Madison
Medical School

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

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What are Dr. Katherine Sanborn, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Sanborn frequently treats Psychiatric Evaluation, Psychological Evaluations Prior to Bariatric Surgery , and Psychological Evaluation. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Sanborn treats.

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Dr. Sanborn's office is located at 401 Quarry Rd, Palo Alto, CA 94304. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Practice

Stanford Psychiatry Residency401 Quarry Rd Palo Alto, CA 94304
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Stanford Health Care

Stanford, CA

86% Patients that would definitely recommend, 16% higher than the national average

17 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2022)