Dr. Sara Gandy, MD

PsychiatryFemaleAge 58

Dr. Gandy

Adolescent, Adult and Geriatric Psychiatry

828 Portola Rd Portola Valley, CA 94028

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(415) 999-7363

Dr. Sara Gandy, MD is a Psychiatry Specialist in Portola Valley, CA and has over 30 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from University Of Florida medical school in 1991. She is affiliated with Stanford Health Care. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Gandy to book an appointment.

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Experience
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No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Gandy's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Psychiatric Evaluation - Child and Adolescent
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gandy performs Psychiatric Evaluation - Child and Adolescent more than 80% of her peers

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

Psychological Evaluations Prior to Bariatric Surgery
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Treatment Frequency

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

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

Psychiatric Evaluation
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Treatment Frequency

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

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

Dr. Gandy's conditions and procedures:

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcohol Misuse Screening and Counseling
  • Alcohol or Substance Misuse Screening and Counseling
  • Anxiety
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Cognitive Function Testing
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Developmental and Learning Disorders
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Eating Disorders
  • Emotional Disturbances of Childhood and Adolescence
  • Group Psychotherapy
  • Hypochondriasis
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Medication Management
  • Memory Disorders
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychiatric Evaluation - Child and Adolescent
  • Psychogenic Disorders (incl. Psychogenic Pain)
  • Psychological Evaluation
  • Psychological Evaluations Prior to Bariatric Surgery
  • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)
  • Psychotherapy Services
  • Schizoid and Schizotypal Personality Disorder
  • Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
  • Suicidal Ideation

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Dr. Gandy accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Benesys
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Select Plus HMO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Health Net
Health Net PPO
Health Net of California
Large Group PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
Kaiser PHCS Network PPO
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
PacifiCare
PacifiCare HMO
United Healthcare

About Me

Biography

Dr. Sara Gandy, MD is a Psychiatry Specialist in Portola Valley, CA and has over 30 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from University...Read more

Specialties

  • Psychiatry
  • Pediatric Psychiatry

Board Certifications

Education

1999
Stanford Hospital
Residency Hospital
1992
Shands Tchg Hospital
Internship Hospital
1991
University Of Florida
Medical School

Awards

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What are Dr. Sara Gandy, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Gandy frequently treats Psychiatric Evaluation - Child and Adolescent, Psychological Evaluations Prior to Bariatric Surgery , and Psychiatric Evaluation. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Gandy treats.

Where is Dr. Sara Gandy, MD's office located?

Dr. Gandy's office is located at 828 Portola Rd, Portola Valley, CA 94028. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Adolescent, Adult and Geriatric Psychiatry

Adolescent, Adult and Geriatric Psychiatry828 Portola Rd Portola Valley, CA 94028
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Stanford Health Care

Stanford, CA

78% Patient Experience Rating, 9% higher than the national average

11 Awards Received

Award Highlight: America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2021)