Dr. Rafael Pelayo, MD

Sleep Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 55
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Dr. Rafael Pelayo, MD
Dr. Rafael Pelayo, MD is a sleep medicine doctor who practices in Palo Alto, CA. He is 55 years old and has been practicing for 29 years. Dr. Pelayo is affiliated with Stanford Hospital and Clinics.

401 Quarry Rd

Palo Alto, CA 94304

Contact Information

(650) 498-9111

Dr. Rafael Pelayo, MD

Dr. Rafael Pelayo, MD

Accepted insurance

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

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Dr. Pelayo's Experience

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


  • Sleep Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Sleep Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*

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.


  • Albert Einstein College Of Medicine Of Yeshiva University
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Columbia Presby
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Montefiore Einstein
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Stanford University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pelayo has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pelayo's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pelayo to family and friends
based on 3 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Pelayo's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in San Francisco, CA |
Dr. Pelayo is straight up and honest about your options. I consider him an expert in sleep medicine, and one of the top in his field. See him first and give as much detail of your problem as possible. Ask lots of questions, he knows all the correct answers.
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Dr. Pelayo accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • 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 PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Pelayo has admitting privileges

Stanford Hospital and Clinics
300 Pasteur Dr
Stanford, CA 94305
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