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Medical Services

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Medical Services is your first stop for the diagnosis and treatment of illness, injury, and ongoing conditions, as well as for preventive counseling and education. Our dedicated and professional clinicians provide a full range of care, from screening tests to medical emergencies. Most of our services are covered for students who have paid the Campus Health Service Fee while  some services have fees that may apply.

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Medical Services Offers

Our medical staff includes Board-certified physicians, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants as well as nurses with specialized skills including travel health and wound care. The services we offer are as follows:

 General medical appointments: we offer a full range of services including phone and video visits.
• Laboratory tests and X-ray services.
• Medical advice for routine concerns during clinic hours; advice for urgent conditions from our on-call physician.
• Referrals to specialists, primarily at Stanford Hospital & Clinics.
• Allergy injections and immunizations.
• Physical exams for employment and scholarships.

Appointments for Medical Services

Vaden Health Services offers support to students with a wide range of care options. Here you can find medical advice as well as general tips, more information about us, health maintenance & prevention guidance, lab/x-ray services, immunizations, and more. 

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Medical Services Resources

Connect with a number of resources that have been curated by our staff to provide support to the various communities on campus. 

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LGBTQIA+ Health

Vaden Health Services is committed to the health of queer Stanford students by providing both specialized care and inclusive services. Vaden Health Services houses both Counseling & Psychological Services (CAPS) and the Weiland Health Initiative. 

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Transitioning your Medical & Mental Health Care

If you have a health condition that requires continued medical care we recommend that you speak to your primary care clinician or specialist prior to coming to Stanford in order to plan your transition of care to the university setting. 

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Travel

An early visit to the Vaden Health Center Travel Clinic should be on your “To Do List” at least six to eight weeks before leaving. The Travel Medicine Clinic at Stanford is open to Stanford students, faculty, staff, spouses, partners and alumni.

Vaden Health Services Fees

 

Come meet us at Vaden Health Center

Our home can be found within the Vaden Health Center, located near Wilbur Field. 

• Make an Appointment: Vaden Patient Portal
• Telephone: 650.498.2336
• Hours: Monday - Friday from 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. PST