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Dr. Amer Karam, MD

Dr. Amer Karam, MD

Age 46 Oncology M
(37) 37 reviews

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Dr. Amer Karam, MD is a oncology specialist in Palo Alto, CA. Dr. Karam completed a residency at The Johns Hopkins Hospital. He currently practices at STANFORD HOSPITAL AND CLINICS and is affiliated with Dominican Hospital. He accepts multiple insurance plans. Dr. Karam is board certified in Hospice Care and Palliative Medicine.


  • Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Fellowship Hospital — 2008
  • Ucla Med Center, Fellowship Hospital — 2007
  • The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Residency Hospital — 2004
  • The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Internship Hospital — 2001
  • American University Of Beirut, Faculty Of Medicine, Medical School — 2000
  • American University Of Beirut, Undergraduate School — 1996

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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  1. Stanford Hospital and Clinics

    1. 1
      Stanford Women's Cancer Center
      900 Blake Wilbur Dr, Palo Alto, CA 94304 Existing Patients: (650) 498-6004
    2. 2
      Stanford Women's Cancer Center
      2589 Samaritan Dr, San Jose, CA 95124 Existing Patients: (650) 498-6004

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Dr. Karam is a godsend. He’s kind, compassionate and so competent. He makes you feel well taken care of even when you are dealing with a cancer diagnosis. His reassuring manner is so comforting at the hardest time. He is a one of a kind surgeon and we feel so lucky to have met him.
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Dr. Karam frequently treats Gastrointestinal Neoplasms.  

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Hospital Affiliations

  • Dominican Hospital
  • Good Samaritan Hospital
  • Stanford Health Care