Dr. Peter Galatin, MD

Dr. Peter Galatin, MD

Hematology & Oncology  ·  
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Age 45
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Dr. Peter Galatin, MD is a hematology & oncology specialist in San Jose, CA and has been practicing for 10 years. He graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine in 2002 and specializes in hematology & oncology, hematology, and more.

2589 Samaritan Dr Rm 4233

San Jose, CA 95124

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • PHCS
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Blood Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Bleeding Disorders
very high
more than 97% of peers
Anemia
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Galatin'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. Galatin "Peter Galatin, MD, is one of over 300 Stanford Medicine-affiliated providers located throughout the Bay Area. He is board certified in Hematology/Oncology."

3  Specialties

  • Hematology & Oncology
  • Hematology
  • Oncology

4  Board Certifications

  • Hematology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Medical Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

90  Conditions Treated

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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

  • Harvard College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1995
  • Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • California Pacific Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • California Pacific Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Stanford Hospitals & Clinics
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2008
  • PHD (Pharmaceutical Sciences), Vcu School Of Pharmacy
    Other Education | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Galatin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Russian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Galatin's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Galatin to family and friends
6 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

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Dr. Galatin's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

I was visiting from out of state and needed a transfusion to manage my Myelodysplastic Syndrome (MDS). I was referred to Dr Galatin at Stanford. Even with orders from my doctor, Galatin initially refused treatment and lectured me on why my treatment modality was incorrect. He hadn't reviewed my...more
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