Our Physicians

The Nephrology Division is comprised of core faculty from Stanford Medical Center and the Palo Alto Veterans Affairs Medical Center.

Stanford Medical Center

Professor of Medicine (Nephrology)
(650) 725-4738
Instructor, Medicine - Nephrology
Assistant Professor of Medicine (Nephrology) at the Stanford University Medical Center
(650) 721-2471
Assistant Professor of Medicine (Nephrology) at the Stanford University Medical Center

Bio

Tara Chang, MD, MS is a board-certified nephrologist who enjoys taking care of patients with all types of kidney diseases. She is also a certified Hypertension Specialist, and has a particular interest in treating patients with high blood pressure. In addition to her patient care duties, Dr. Chang maintains an active clinical research program, which focuses on studying cardiovascular disease in patients with chronic kidney disease. She has received grant funding from the National Institutes of Health and the American Heart Association. Dr. Chang speaks conversational Mandarin. She enjoys jogging, yoga, and spending time with her husband, son and twin daughters.
Clinical Assistant Professor, Medicine - Nephrology Clinical Assistant Professor (By courtesy), Medicine - Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine
Clinical Associate Professor, Medicine - Nephrology
Clinical Assistant Professor, Medicine - Nephrology
Arline and Pete Harman Professor and Professor of Medicine (Nephrology) and, by courtesy, of Health Research and Policy (Epidemiology)

Palo Alto Veterans Affairs Medical Center

Professor of Medicine, Emeritus and Academic Secretary to the University, Emeritus
(650) 424-4371
Stanford University Professor of Nephrology
(650) 852-3314
Assistant Professor of Medicine (Nephrology) and, by courtesy, of Urology at the Palo Alto Veterans Affairs Health Care System
Professor of Medicine, Emeritus
(650) 858-3985
Professor of Medicine (Nephrology) at the Palo Alto Veterans Affairs Health Care System

Tammy Sirich, MD

Instructor, Medicine - Nephrology

Yiming Lit, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor, Medicine - Nephrology