We found 7 internists who accept Anthem Blue Cross EPO near Stanford, CA.

Dr. Pelin Cinar, MS, MD
Specializes in General Internal Medicine
875 Blake Wilbur Drive; Mc: 5826
Palo Alto, CA
 

Dr. Pelin Cinar practices general internal medicine in San Francisco, CA and Palo Alto, CA. Dr. Cinar is especially interested in gastrointestinal cancer. She honors Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Shield, and more. She obtained her medical school training at the University of California, Irvine, School of Medicine and performed her residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, Irvine. Dr. Cinar (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Armenian and Turkish. Dr. Cinar is affiliated with the University of California San Francisco (UCSF) Medical Center and San Francisco VA Medical Center (SFVAMC).

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Clinical interests: Gastrointestinal Cancer

Dr. Matthew Alfred Gubens, MD
Specializes in General Internal Medicine
269 Campus Drive; Division of Oncology, Ccsr, Room 1145
Stanford, CA
 

Dr. Matthew Gubens sees patients in Stanford, CA and San Francisco, CA. His medical specialty is general internal medicine. Dr. Gubens attended medical school at Stanford University School of Medicine. His residency was performed at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF). In his practice, Dr. Gubens focuses on lung cancer. Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Shield are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Gubens takes. Dr. Gubens is professionally affiliated with the University of California San Francisco (UCSF) Medical Center.

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Clinical interests: Lung Cancer

Specializes in General Internal Medicine
211 Quarry Road; 3rd Floor
Palo Alto, CA
 

Dr. Veronica Yank's specialty is general internal medicine. She is affiliated with the University of California San Francisco (UCSF) Medical Center and VA Palo Alto Health Care System (VAPAHCS). She attended medical school at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), School of Medicine. Dr. Yank trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of Washington for residency. She is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Valley Health Plan.

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Specializes in General Internal Medicine, Other
300 Pasteur Drive; Grant S101
Stanford, CA
 

Dr. Molly Kantor's specialty is general internal medicine. She accepts several insurance carriers, including Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Shield. Dr. Kantor graduated from Harvard Medical School.

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Specializes in General Internal Medicine, Geriatrics
300 Pasteur Drive
Stanford, CA
 

Dr. Meera Sheffrin's specialties are general internal medicine and geriatrics (elderly care). In addition to English, she speaks Spanish. Dr. Sheffrin is affiliated with San Francisco VA Medical Center (SFVAMC). She studied medicine at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Shield are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Sheffrin takes.

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Dr. Irine Vodkin, MD
Specializes in General Internal Medicine
300 Pasteur Drive; S101
Stanford, CA
 

Dr. Irine Vodkin's specialty is general internal medicine. She is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Shield. Dr. Vodkin is a graduate of the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), School of Medicine. She speaks Russian.

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Specializes in General Internal Medicine
300 Pasteur Drive; S101
Palo Alto, CA
 

Dr. Jessica Zhou is a general internist. She studied medicine at New York University (NYU) School of Medicine. Dr. Zhou accepts the following insurance: Anthem and Blue Cross/Blue Shield.

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What is General Internal Medicine?

A specialist in general internal medicine is often referred to as an “internist.” While internal medicine physicians also provide comprehensive care, they should not be confused with general practitioners or family medicine practitioners, both of which may provide pregnancy care, deliver babies, and treat children. An internal medicine doctor specializes only in the health care of adults.

With internal medicine, there is never an illness too big or too small. These physicians have exceptionally broad-based training, and they can care for patients in any condition -- from healthy to dealing with serious medical issues. Because their scope is so wide, internal medicine physicians can provide an excellent picture of overall health.

One of the unusual aspects of internal medicine is that physicians in this field often treat their patients for a very long time -- sometimes for life. They manage preventive care when their patients are well, and they become advocates and consultants when complex medical issues arise. Because internal medicine physicians tend to treat patients over a long period of time, they are an ideal choice to manage chronic illnesses.

There are a huge number of subspecialties within internal medicine, for example: cardiology (which deals with problems of the heart and blood vessels), nephrology (which deals with diseases of the kidneys), and hospice medicine (which tends to the special needs of patients at the end of life). General internal medicine is considered a subspecialty itself and refers to internists without another specific focus. General internists provide total, primary care for the whole body of adult patients, in sickness or in health.

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