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Dr. Linda Shortliffe, MD

Pediatric Urology ·  Female · Age 70

Dr. Shortliffe

Dr. Linda Shortliffe, MD is a pediatric urology specialist in Palo Alto, CA and has been practicing for 32 years. She graduated from Stanford University in 1975 and specializes in pediatric urology.


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(650) 723-9779

Dr. Shortliffe accepts the following insurance:

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No malpractice claims found for California
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Dr. Shortliffe's conditions and procedures:

  • Balanoposthitis
  • Bedwetting
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Bladder Diverticulum
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Congenital Obstruction of Ureteropelvic Junction
  • Congenital Obstruction of Ureterovesical Junction
  • Exstrophy of the Bladder - Epispadias
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypospadias
  • Hypospadias Repair
  • Kidney Disease
  • Male Epispadias
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Orchiectomy
  • Orchiopexy for Undescended Testicle
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Surgical Procedures
  • Undescended Testicles
  • Ureteral Reimplantation
  • Urethral Dilation
  • Urethral Reconstruction
  • Urethral Stricture
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Uroflowmetry
  • Vesicoureteral Reflux

About Me

Care Philosophy

As a pediatric urologist, I try to give care to children that optimizes current knowledge of their medical problems and individualizes their management while considering their long-term health safety. These goals are part of my practice with children...

Specialties

  • Pediatric Urology

Board Certifications

Education

2013
Fellow, Clayman Institute, Stanford University
Fellowship Hospital
2009
Fellow, Radcliffe Institute For Advanced Study (Harvard University)
Fellowship Hospital
1987
Children's Hospital Of Philadelphia
Fellowship Hospital
1981
Chief Resident Urology, Stanford University Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1980
Urology Residency, Stanford University Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1977
General Surgery, Tufts-New England Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1976
General Surgery Internship, Stanford University Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1976
Stanford Hospital
Internship Hospital
1975
Stanford University
Medical School
1971
Harvard University ( and Radcliffe College)
Undergraduate School
2013
2009
1987
1981
1980
1977
1976
1976
1975
1971

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