Female 63 years

Dr. Irene Wapnir, MD



General Surgery     -  California,  Palo Alto

 Overview

Dr. Irene Wapnir, MD works in Palo Alto, California is a specialist in General Surgery and graduated Lincoln Hospital in 1981. Dr. Wapnir is affiliated with Stanford Hospital and Clinics and practicing for 37 years

 Experience and Qualifications

 Specialties

  • General Surgery

 Conditions

  • Acupuncture Meridian Therapy
  • Aspiration Pneumonia
  • Esophageal Tumor
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery, Laproscopic
  • Genetic Testing
  • Hypnosis (Medical Hypnotherapy)
  • Mongolian Spot
  • Muscular Dystrophy, Congenital, Type 1C
  • Rathke's Cleft Cyst
  • Shoulder Fractures
  • Skin Infections
  • Spleen Neoplasm

 Procedures

  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy

 Board Certifications

  • Board Certified by the American Board of Surgery

 Years Since Graduation

  • 37

 State License

  • California

 Background Check

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 Education & Training

Internship Hospital


Lincoln Hospital

Bronx, NY, USA

Year completed: 1981

 Awards

1   ASCO
2   ACS
3   AACR
4   SSO
5   NSABP

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 Office Locations


Primary location

 Stanford Comp Cancer Center

875 Blake Wilbur Drive
California (CA)
Palo Alto,
94304

  (650) 723-7621

Accepting New Patients

  • Yes
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 Map & Directions



Stanford Comp Cancer Center, 875 Blake Wilbur Drive, Palo Alto, California (CA), 94304




 Insurances Accepted (check insurance plans)

  • Access Plus Savenet
  • Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
  • Aetna
  • Aetna HMO
  • Basic Exclusive PPO for Small Business
  • Basic PPO
  • Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Choice Plus POS
  • Choice Plus POS II
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Kaiser PHCS Network PPO
  • LocalPlus
  • MultiPlan
  • MultiPlan PPO
  • Navigate HMO
  • Navigate POS
  • Open Access Plus
  • Options PPO
  • PacifiCare HMO
  • PHCS Network PPO
  • Select PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare

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 Affiliated Hospitals


Stanford Hospital and Clinics photo


Stanford Hospital and Clinics

300 Pasteur Drive California CA, Stanford, 94305

Stanford Hospital and Clinics is a hospital located in Stanford, CA. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 4 of 16 procedures. Length of Stay is shorter than the state average in 2 of 16 procedures.




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