Health Care

Stanford Medicine delivers unparalleled care for each patient’s unique needs. Our multidisciplinary approach to health care coordinates expertise with the most advanced technology for the best possible outcomes.

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Emergency Department

If you have an medical emergency call 911

Stanford Medicine offers patients direct access to clinical trials that safely evaluate new ways to prevent, diagnose and treat disease.  

Patient Care

Driven to discover and committed to advancing health, our physicians are dedicated to developing new insights and improving outcomes.

  • How to bounce back from pandemic

    Stanford Medicine experts have created a framework to guide public officials, school administrators and business leaders on re-establishing normal operations during and after the COVID-19 pandemic.

  • Face, brain development share many genes

    Researchers at Stanford and KU Leuven have identified more than 70 genes that affect variation in both brain and facial structure. The genes don’t influence cognitive ability, further debunking beliefs that intelligence can be assessed by facial features.

  • Stanford Medicine magazine on COVID-19

    A special report in Stanford Medicine magazine offers a look at Stanford Medicine’s response to the new coronavirus, as well as outside perspectives on the pandemic.

In response to a June 12 federal rule that obstructs health care access for transgender and other sexual and gender minority people, Stanford Medicine affirms its support of our LGBTQ+ community

Our donors help us lead in innovation and patient care, setting the best minds free to change the course of human health.

We are leading a biomedical revolution to improve health, reimagining patient-centered care that is proactive, predictive, and precise. 


Although the leadership of Stanford Health Care and Stanford University work in close partnership, the hospital and university are separate legal entities. Stanford Health Care cannot access the university’s endowment, nor is the endowment part of the hospital's budget.