Finding Providers
loading

We found 26 endocrinologists who accept Blue Shield HMO near Stanford, CA.

Dr. Marcia Constance Peck, MD
Specializes in Adult Endocrinology
3801 Miranda Avenue
Palo Alto, CA
 

Dr. Marcia Peck is a specialist in adult endocrinology. She works in Castro Valley, CA and Palo Alto, CA. In her practice, she is particularly interested in diabetes and metabolism. Dr. Peck is professionally affiliated with Alta Bates Medical Group (ABMG), Sutter East Bay Medical Foundation (SEBMF), and Eden Medical Center. After completing medical school at the University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine, she performed her residency at Stanford University Medical Center. Her average rating from her patients is 4.0 stars out of 5. She is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Blue Shield, Health Net, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield. Dr. Peck is accepting new patients.

Read more

Clinical interests: Diabetes during Pregnancy, Type 2 Diabetes, Metabolic Syndrome, Metabolism, Type 1 Diabetes, ... (Read more)

Dr. Kjersti Meyer Kirkeby, MD
Specializes in Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism, Internal Medicine
300 Pasteur Drive; Endocrinology & Metabolism, S025
Stanford, CA
 

Dr. Kjersti Kirkeby sees patients in Stanford, CA and San Francisco, CA. Her medical specialty is endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism. Dr. Kirkeby is conversant in Norwegian. These areas are among her clinical interests: diabetes and metabolism. She is professionally affiliated with Sutter Medical Network, Sutter Pacific Medical Foundation, and California Pacific Medical Center (CPMC). She trained at California Pacific Medical Center for residency. Dr. Kirkeby is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Medi-Cal. She welcomes new patients.

Read more

Clinical interests: Bone Problems, Diabetes, Thyroid Problems, Metabolism, Adrenal Disorders, Polycystic Ovary ... (Read more)

Dr. Andrea Michelle Tom, MD
Specializes in Adult Endocrinology
795 El Camino Real; Lee Building, Level 2
Palo Alto, CA
 

Dr. Andrea Tom is an endocrinologist in Palo Alto, CA and San Carlos, CA. She has a 4.5 out of 5 star average patient rating. Her areas of expertise include the following: diabetes and metabolism. Dr. Tom is an in-network provider for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, TRICARE, and more. Before completing her residency at Santa Clara Valley Medical Center, Dr. Tom attended medical school at Brown University, Alpert Medical School. Her hospital/clinic affiliations include Sutter Medical Network and Palo Alto Foundation Medical Group. Dr. Tom is open to new patients.

Read more

Clinical interests: Graves Disease, Bone Problems, Diabetes, Thyroid Nodules, Fine Needle Aspiration, Metabolism, ... (Read more)

Dr. Anne Margaret Porzig, MD
Specializes in Adult Endocrinology
795 El Camino Real; Lee Building, Level 2
Palo Alto, CA
 

Dr. Anne Porzig's specialty is adult endocrinology. Her average rating from her patients is 4.5 stars out of 5. Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and TRICARE are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Porzig honors. Dr. Porzig attended the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), School of Medicine and subsequently trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) for residency. She speaks Spanish. Dr. Porzig's hospital/clinic affiliations include Sutter Medical Network, the University of California San Francisco (UCSF) Medical Center, and Palo Alto Foundation Medical Group. New patients are welcome to contact her office for an appointment.

Read more
Dr. Carol S Clewans, MD
Specializes in Adult Endocrinology
795 El Camino Real; Lee Building, Level 2
Palo Alto, CA
 

Dr. Carol Clewans practices adult endocrinology in Palo Alto, CA. She is rated highly by her patients. Her areas of expertise consist of diabetes and metabolism. Dr. Clewans's hospital/clinic affiliations include Sutter Medical Network and Palo Alto Foundation Medical Group. Dr. Clewans is an in-network provider for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, TRICARE, and more. She has an open panel. She graduated from Mount Sinai School of Medicine. She completed her residency training at Stanford University Medical Center.

Read more

Clinical interests: Graves Disease, Diabetes, High Cholesterol, Hirsutism, Menopause, Diabetes during Pregnancy, ... (Read more)

Dr. Grace Wu Chan, MD
Specializes in Adult Endocrinology
795 El Camino Real; Lee Building, Level 2
Palo Alto, CA
 

Dr. Grace Chan is a physician who specializes in adult endocrinology. Her clinical interests include diabetes and metabolism. She is affiliated with Sutter Medical Network and Palo Alto Foundation Medical Group. After attending the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Dr. Chan completed her residency training at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. The average patient rating for Dr. Chan is 4.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Chan accepts several insurance carriers, including Health Net ELECT POS, United Healthcare Plans, and United Healthcare HSA. She welcomes new patients.

Read more

Clinical interests: Graves Disease, Diabetes, Thyroid Nodules, Diabetes during Pregnancy, Fine Needle Aspiration, ... (Read more)

Dr. Daniele M Rottkamp, MD
Specializes in Adult Endocrinology, Geriatrics
795 El Camino Real; Lee Building, Floor 2
Palo Alto, CA
 

Dr. Daniele Rottkamp is an endocrinologist. In addition to English, Dr. Rottkamp speaks French. She is affiliated with Sutter Medical Network, the University of California San Francisco (UCSF) Medical Center, and Palo Alto Foundation Medical Group. Before completing her residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Virginia, Dr. Rottkamp attended medical school at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. Dr. Rottkamp accepts Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, TRICARE, and more. She is open to new patients.

Read more
Dr. Diane Suchet, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Endocrinology
795 El Camino Real
Palo Alto, CA
 

Dr. Diane Suchet is a pediatric endocrinologist in Palo Alto, CA and Los Altos, CA. She is conversant in French. In her practice, she is particularly interested in turner syndrome and type 1 diabetes (juvenile diabetes). Dr. Suchet is professionally affiliated with Sutter Medical Network and Palo Alto Foundation Medical Group. For her professional training, Dr. Suchet completed residency programs at Lucile Packard Children's Hospital and Stanford Hospital & Clinics. Patient ratings for Dr. Suchet average 5.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Suchet is in-network for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, TRICARE, and more. She is accepting new patients.

Read more

Clinical interests: Amenorrhea, Type 1 Diabetes, Turner Syndrome, Klinefelter Syndrome, Hypoglycemia, Diabetes, Thyroid ... (Read more)

Dr. Alice Liu, MD
Specializes in Adult Endocrinology
795 El Camino Real Palo Alto; Lee Building, Level 2
Palo Alto, CA
 

Dr. Alice Liu is an endocrinologist. Her areas of expertise consist of diabetes and metabolism. She is an in-network provider for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, TRICARE, and more. Dr. Liu attended the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), School of Medicine and then went on to complete her residency at Stanford Hospital & Clinics. She is affiliated with Sutter Medical Network, VA Palo Alto Health Care System (VAPAHCS), and Palo Alto Foundation Medical Group. She is accepting new patients.

Read more

Clinical interests: Diabetes, Obesity, Thyroid Problems, Metabolism, Osteoporosis, Adrenal Disorders, Endocrine Diseases

Dr. Shilpa Harish Jain, MD
Specializes in Adult Endocrinology
3801 Miranda Avenue
Palo Alto, CA
 

Dr. Shilpa Jain is a specialist in adult endocrinology. She works in Palo Alto, CA and San Francisco, CA. She is in-network for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Medi-Cal, and more. Dr. Jain graduated from Mount Sinai School of Medicine. For her residency, Dr. Jain trained at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Jain's professional affiliations include Sutter Medical Network, California Pacific Medical Center (CPMC), and Sutter Pacific Medical Foundation. She welcomes new patients.

Read more
Dr. Caroline Katharine Buckway, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Endocrinology
300 Pasteur Drive; G313
Stanford, CA
 

Dr. Caroline Buckway sees patients in Stanford, CA and Palo Alto, CA. Her medical specialty is pediatric endocrinology. She honors Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Valley Health Plan, as well as other insurance carriers. She graduated from the University of Utah School of Medicine and then she performed her residency at Stanford University Medical Center. Dr. Buckway is affiliated with Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford.

Read more
No Photo
Specializes in Adult Endocrinology
300 Pasteur Drive; Room A175 Mc 5303
Stanford, CA
 

Dr. Tracey McLaughlin specializes in adult endocrinology. She is affiliated with VA Palo Alto Health Care System (VAPAHCS) and Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford. Dr. McLaughlin studied medicine at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), School of Medicine. Her medical residency was performed at Santa Clara Valley Medical Center. She is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Valley Health Plan, Blue Shield, and more.

Read more
No Photo
Specializes in Adult Endocrinology
300 Pasteur Drive; Boswell Building 1st Floor Room A175
Stanford, CA
 

Dr. Sun Kim is an adult endocrinology specialist. Dr. Kim honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Valley Health Plan, Blue Shield, and more. She is a graduate of the University of California, San Diego (UCSD), School of Medicine. She is professionally affiliated with VA Palo Alto Health Care System (VAPAHCS).

Read more
No Photo
Specializes in Adult Endocrinology
1300 Crane Street
Menlo Park, CA
 

Dr. Peter Sklarin, who practices in Menlo Park, CA, is a medical specialist in adult endocrinology. He attended medical school at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), School of Medicine. Clinical interests for Dr. Sklarin include diabetes and metabolism. His patients gave him an average rating of 3.5 out of 5 stars. Dr. Sklarin accepts Blue Shield, Health Net, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, in addition to other insurance carriers. His distinctions include: Alpha Omega Alpha; Gold Headed Cane Society; and Phi Beta Kappa. He welcomes new patients.

Read more

Clinical interests: Metabolism, Diabetes

Dr. Carlos Arturo Camargo Sr., MD
Specializes in Adult Endocrinology
300 Pasteur Drive
Stanford, CA
 

Dr. Carlos Camargo is an endocrinologist in Stanford, CA. Dr. Camargo studied medicine at National University of Colombia Faculty of Medicine. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Valley Health Plan, and Blue Shield, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Camargo (or staff) speaks the following languages: Spanish, German, and French.

Read more
No Photo
Specializes in Adult Endocrinology
300 Pasteur Drive; Division of Endocrinology, S025
Stanford, CA
 

Dr. Fredric Kraemer specializes in adult endocrinology. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Valley Health Plan, and Blue Shield, in addition to other insurance carriers. He studied medicine at New York University (NYU) School of Medicine. Dr. Kraemer is affiliated with VA Palo Alto Health Care System (VAPAHCS).

Read more

Conditions / Treatments

Gender

Insurance

New Patients

Medicare Patient Age

Medicare Patient Conditions

Medicare Patient Ethnicity

Medicare Patient Gender

Medicare Patient Insurance Eligibility

Additional Information

Distinctions

Ethnicity/Race

Foreign Language

Research

Online Communication

Patient Demographic

Practice Affiliation

Time Commitments

Certifications

Credentials

Fellowship

Medical School

Residency

Specialty

Years Since Graduation

What is Endocrinology?

Endocrinology is a medical specialty that deals with glands and hormones. Hormones are substances that act like chemical messengers between parts of the body. They are produced by glands, and travel in the bloodstream throughout the body where they act on different organs and cells to affect many different functions of life. Hormones control our appetite, growth, reproduction, and energy. When there is too little or too much of a hormone, an endocrinologist can help restore the balance.

Endocrinology problems are sometimes difficult and complex because hormones travel throughout the body and can affect more than one system. A single, simple imbalance can produce multiple, very different symptoms. Just a few of the diverse diseases treated by an endocrinologist include:
  • Diabetes (where insulin is not produced in the body or is not working well, and blood sugar levels rise, which damages tissues)
  • Hypothyroidism (where thyroid hormones are not produced well, reducing cell metabolism and energy)
  • Precocious Puberty (where reproductive hormones are produced too early in a child’s life)
  • Gigantism (where growth hormones are overproduced, leading to unusual size)

Endocrinology can contain subspecialties where physicians focus their care on specific groups of patients. For example, some endocrinologists are diabetic endocrinologists who know specifically how to care for diabetics’ particular needs in eye care, circulation, and foot care. Pediatric endocrinologists treat children. Whatever their subspecialty, all endocrinologists have the same goal: restoring balance when the body’s messaging system is not working correctly.