Dr. Toby Gottheiner, MD

Dr. Toby Gottheiner, MD

Nephrology  ·  
Male  ·  
72 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Toby Gottheiner, MD is a nephrology specialist in Palo Alto, CA and has been practicing for 38 years. He specializes in nephrology.

Palo Alto Medical Foundation

795 El Camino Real

Palo Alto, CA 94301
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Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna

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Top Care Areas

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

Vitamin D Deficiency
more than 77% of peers
Chronic Kidney Diseases
more than 70% of peers
more than 69% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Nephrology

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

33  Conditions Treated

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2  Procedures

  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

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.


  • University Of Cape Town, Faculty Of Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1969
  • Groote Schuur Hospital University Cape T
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1969
  • Edgware Genl Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1973
  • Groote Schuur Hospital University Cape T
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Kings College Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Stanford Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1980

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gottheiner has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog
  • Vietnamese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gottheiner's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gottheiner to family and friends
1 review

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Dr. Gottheiner's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
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