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Dr. Irene Wapnir, MD

Dr. Irene Wapnir, MD

Age 66 General Surgery F
Accepting New Patients


Dr. Irene Wapnir, MD is a general surgery specialist in Palo Alto, CA. Dr. Wapnir completed a residency at Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center. She currently practices at STANFORD CANCER CENTER and is affiliated with Stanford Health Care. She accepts multiple insurance plans. Dr. Wapnir is board certified in General Surgery.


  1. Stanford Cancer Center

    1. 1
      Women's Cancer Center - Breast Oncology
      900 Blake Wilbur Dr, Palo Alto, CA 94304 Existing Patients: (650) 498-6004
  1. Practice

    1. 2
      Stanford Hospital and Clinics
      300 Pasteur Dr, Stanford, CA 94305 Existing Patients: (650) 736-1353


  • RW Johnson Med Sch, Fellowship Hospital
  • Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, Residency Hospital — 1985
  • Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, Internship Hospital — 1981
  • Universidad Autonoma Metropolitana, Medical School — 1980

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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DR. WAPNIR is a World Class cancer breast surgeon. As a 73 year old patient with a lifetime of surgeries Dr Wapnir was far and away the best cosmetic result, least painful, most uncomplicated post surgery recovery. A truly gifted, intuitive, empathetic surgeon.
Linda in Merced — Dec 22, 2018
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