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Dr. Stanley Glenn Rockson, MD
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Dr. Stanley Glenn Rockson, MD

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    Overview

    Dr. Stanley Rockson, MD is an Internist, who primarily practices in Stanford, CA with 1 additional practice location. He is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine, and American Board of Internal Medicine. Dr. Rockson graduated from Duke University School of Medicine and completed his residency at Mass Gen Hosp, Cardiovascular Diseases; Brigham & Women'S Hosp, Internal Medicine. Dr. Rockson is fluent in English and is currently seeing new patients. Dr. Rockson’s practice accepts Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS), Bravo Health, Cigna, Humana Health, Medicaid, Medicare, UnitedHealthcare and other major insurance plans. To book an appointment or to confirm insurance options, please call Dr. Rockson’s office at (650) 725-7571.
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    Medical Specialties and Areas of Expertise

    Internist

    Cardiologist (Heart Specialist)

    Education & Training

    Mass Gen Hosp, Cardiovascular Diseases; Brigham & Women'S Hosp, Internal Medicine (Residency)

    Brigham and Women's Hospital Harvard Medical School MA (Internship)

    Brigham and Women's Hospital (Residency)

    Harvard Medical School Affiliated Hospitals (Residency)

    Massachusetts General Hospital MA (Fellowship)

    CARDIOLOGY RES., MASSACHUSETTS GENERAL HOSPITAL, BOSTON, MA (Continuing Medical Education (CME))

    Massachusetts General Hospital Program (Residency)

    Medical Degree - Duke University School of Medicine

    Medical Degree - School of Medicine

    Board Certifications

    American Board of Internal Medicine

    American Board of Internal Medicine since 1981

    American Board of Internal Medicine since 1978

    Medical Conditions Treated

    conditions treated by an Internist, like Dr. Stanley Rockson, may include:

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    Medical Procedures Performed

    procedures performed by an Internist, like Dr. Stanley Rockson, may include:

    Annual Physical, Pre-Travel Checkup, General Consultation, Flu Shot, Swine Flu Shot, Flu Shot, Annual Physical, Pre-Travel Consultation, General Medical Consultation, Infection Consultation, Senior Visit, General Consultation, Pre-Surgery Consultation, Pre-Surgery Consultation, General Medical Consultation, Pre-Surgery Checkup / Pre-Surgical Clearance, Pre-Surgery Consultation, Pre-Surgery Consultation, General Follow Up, Pre-Travel Follow Up, Diabetes Follow Up, Vaccine(s), Worker's Compensation / Disability Evaluation, Certified Medical Examination for Pilot, Certified Medical Examination for Commercial Driver / Vessel Master, Certified Medical Examination for Overseas Worker, Certified Medical Examination for Police Officer / Fireman, Disability Evaluation, Freezing of Warts, Hospitalist Consultation, Nail Removal, Bladder and Bowel Management, Bowel and Bladder Management, Primary Care Consultation, Screening for Disease / Preventive Medicine, Wellness Care, Immigration Medical Examination, Medical Detoxification, Guided Imagery, Trigger Point Therapy, Hypnosis, Craniosacral Therapy, Aromatherapy, Hospital Discharge/Follow Up, Medicare Annual Wellness Visit, Welcome to Medicare Physical, Yearly Wellness Visit (For Medicare Patients), Annual Check Up, Ambulatory Care Consultation, Transgender Medical Consultation, Yellow Fever Vaccine, Primary Care Consultation, Transgender Medical Follow Up, Transgender Care, Splinter / Foreign Body Removal, Blood Pressure Testing, Cholesterol Management, Fecal Occult Blood Test (FOBT), Glycosylated Hemoglobin Test, Hepatitis A Vaccine, Hepatitis B Vaccine, Herpes Zoster Vaccine, Pneumococcal Vaccine, Posterior Cruciate Ligament Consultation, Cortisone Shots, Department of Transportation (DOT) Physical Exam, Rapid Influenza Diagnostic Test and Cryotherapy

    For detailed information, please contact Dr. Rockson's office.

    Insurances

    Top Insurances

    • Aetna

    • Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS)

    • Bravo Health

    • Cigna

    • Humana Health

    • Medicaid

    • Medicare

    • UnitedHealthcare

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    Locations

    Stanford Medical Center, Division of Urogynecology

    300 Pasteur Drive

    Stanford, CA 94305

    (650) 725-7571

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    300 Pasteur Dr

    Stanford, CA 94305

    (650) 498-6000

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    Recognitions

    Awards

    David W. Rytand Award for Excellence in Clinical Teaching, Department

    Chief Resident s Teaching Award, Stanford University

    Dean s Award for Excellence in Teaching, Stanford University

    Pioneer Award, Lymphatic Research Foundation

    E. William Hancock Cardiovascular Medicine Teaching Award, Stanford U

    Franklin G. Ebaugh Jr. Award for Mentoring Medical Students, Stanford

    Chief Residents' Teaching Award, Department of Medicine, Stanford Uni

    Teaching Award in Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Stanford Univer

    Phi Beta Kappa, Duke University

    Alpha Omega Alpha, Duke University

    John A. White Fellow, North Carolina Arthritis Foundation

    Roche Award for Clinical Excellence, Duke University

    Samuel Levine Fellow, American Heart Association

    David W. Rytand Award for Excellence in Clinical Teaching, Stanford U

    Teaching Award in Cardiology, Stanford University

    Lymphatic Research Leadership Award, Lymphatic Research Foundation

    Publications

    Diagnosis and treatment of concomitant venous obstruction in patients with secondary lymphedema

    JOURL OF VASCULAR AND INTERVENTIOL RADIOLOGY, 2002

    Therapeutic lymphangiogenesis in a rabbit ear model of chronic post

    Szuba, A., Skobe, M., Shin, W., Beynet, D. P., Rockson, N. B., Dakhil,, 2002

    A model for chronic, post-surgical lymphatic insufficiency

    Shin, W., Szuba, A., Skobe, M., Beynet, D. P., Rockson, N. B., Dakhil,, 2002

    A model of acute, post-surgical lymphedema

    Beynet, D. P., Szuba, A., Skobe, M., Rockson, N. B., Dakhil, N., Shin,, 2002

    Preclinical models of lymphatic disease - The potential for growth factor and gene therapy

    LYMPHATIC CONTINUUM: LYMPHATIC BIOLOGY AND DISEASE, 2002

    The lymphatic continuum - The past, present, and exciting future of lymphatic research

    LYMPHATIC CONTINUUM: LYMPHATIC BIOLOGY AND DISEASE, 2002

    The role of chemokines in human cardiovascular pathology: enhanced biological insights

    ATHEROSCLEROSIS, 2002

    Feasibility and reliability of rapid diagnosis of myocardial infarction

    AMERICAN JOURL OF THE MEDICAL SCIENCES, 2001

    Photoangioplasty recount: Clear punch or dimpled chad? Response

    CIRCULATION, 2001

    Angiogenesis and the ischaemic heart

    EUROPEAN HEART JOURL, 2001

    Formulating clinical strategies for angiotensin antagonism

    AMERICAN JOURL OF MEDICINE, 2001

    Lymphedema

    AMERICAN JOURL OF MEDICINE, 2001

    Photoangioplasty for human peripheral atherosclerosis

    Rockson, S. G., Kramer, P., Razavi, M., Szuba, A., Filardo, S., Fitzge, 2000

    Decongestive lymphatic therapy for patients with cancer-related or primary lymphedema

    AMERICAN JOURL OF MEDICINE, 2000

    Photoangioplasty - An emerging clinical cardiovascular role for photodymic therapy

    CIRCULATION, 2000

    Benefits of lipid-lowering agents in stroke and corory heart disease: pharmacoeconomics.

    Current atherosclerosis reports, 2000

    Lymphedema.

    Current treatment options in cardiovascular medicine, 2000

    Lymphoscintigraphic manifestations of Hennekam syndrome - A case report

    ANGIOLOGY, 1999

    Fibroblast growth factor as therapy for critical limb ischemia: a case report

    VASCULAR MEDICINE, 1999

    Images in vascular medicine. Complex lower extremity edema in a young woman.

    Vascular medicine, 1999

    Lutetium Texaphyrin: A New Therapeutic Tool for Human Atherosclerosis.

    Current treatment options in cardiovascular medicine, 1999

    Precipitating factors in lymphedema: Myths and realities

    CANCER, 1998

    American Cancer Society Lymphedema Workshop. Workgroup III: Diagnosis and magement of lymphedema.

    Rockson, S. G., Miller, L. T., Senie, R., Brenn, M. J., Casley-Smith,

    Workgroup III - Diagnosis and magement of lymphedema

    CANCER, 1998

    Myocardial ischemia and infarction due to multiple corory-cameral fistulae

    CATHETERIZATION AND CARDIOVASCULAR DIAGNOSIS, 1998

    Images in vascular medicine. Phlegmasia coerulea dolens--venous gangrene.

    Vascular medicine, 1998

    Images in vascular medicine. Lymphoscintigraphy in congenital lymphedema.

    Vascular medicine, 1998

    Lymphedema: classification, diagnosis and therapy.

    Vascular medicine, 1998

    Peripheral arterial insufficiency: mechanisms, tural history, and therapeutic options.

    Advances in interl medicine, 1998

    Lymphedema: atomy, physiology and pathogenesis.

    Vascular medicine, 1997

    Limitations of Quantitative Corory Angiography

    Guidebook to Corory Endovascular Diagnostic Techniques. Geschwind HJ,

    Lymphedema: A review of the relevant atomy and physiology of the lymphatics.

    Vascular Medicine, 1997

    A novel therapy for lymphedema complicated by lymphorrhea.

    Vascular medicine, 1996

    Pregncy-associated group B streptococcal endocarditis: a report of two fatal cases.

    Obstetrics and gynecology, 1985

    PREGNCY-ASSOCIATED GROUP-B STREPTOCOCCAL ENDOCARDITIS - A REPORT OF 2 FATAL CASES

    OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY, 1985

    PURIFICATION AND CHARACTERIZATION OF THE MAMMALIAN BETA-2-ADRENERGIC RECEPTOR

    BIOCHEMISTRY, 1983

    AN ANTIIDIOTYPIC ANTIBODY THAT RECOGNIZES THE BETA-ADRENERGIC-RECEPTOR

    JOURL OF CLINICAL INVESTIGATION, 1982

    CELLULAR MECHANISMS OF IMPAIRED ADRENERGIC RESPONSIVENESS IN NEOTAL DOGS

    JOURL OF CLINICAL INVESTIGATION, 1981

    The Lymphatics and the Inflammatory Response: Lessons Learned from Human Lymphedema

    LYMPHATIC RESEARCH AND BIOLOGY, 2013

    Lymphatics: Where the Circulation Meets the Immune System

    LYMPHATIC RESEARCH AND BIOLOGY, 2013

    Assessing extracellular fluid volume in breast cancer lymphedema.

    Lymphatic research and biology, 2013

    Th2 differentiation is necessary for soft tissue fibrosis

    FASEB JOURL, 2013

    The Aging Lymphatics Become More Mature

    LYMPHATIC RESEARCH AND BIOLOGY, 2013

    Prospective Transcriptomic Pathway Alysis of Human Lymphatic Vascular Insufficiency

    PLOS ONE, 2012

    Experimental lymphedema

    Jourl of the American Heart Association, 2012

    Lack of Significant Interactions Between Clopidogrel and Proton Pump Inhibitor Therapy

    DIGESTIVE DISEASES AND SCIENCES, 2012

    Update on the biology and treatment of lymphedema.

    Current treatment options in cardiovascular medicine, 2012

    Cancer Is Part of the Lymphatic Continuum

    LYMPHATIC RESEARCH AND BIOLOGY, 2012

    The Lymphatic Biology of Aging

    LYMPHATIC RESEARCH AND BIOLOGY, 2012

    Reflections on a Decade of Lymphatic Research and Biology

    LYMPHATIC RESEARCH AND BIOLOGY, 2012

    Angiogenesis, Lymphangiogenesis, and Inflammation

    LYMPHATIC RESEARCH AND BIOLOGY, 2012

    Temporal and spatial patterns of endogenous danger sigl expression after wound healing and

    AMERICAN JOURL OF PHYSIOLOGY-CELL PHYSIOLOGY, 2011

    Animal Models for the Mechanistic Study of Systemic Lymphangiomatosis

    LYMPHATIC RESEARCH AND BIOLOGY, 2011

    Blockade of Transforming Growth Factor

    AMERICAN JOURL OF PATHOLOGY, 2010

    Current concepts and future directions in the diagnosis and magement of lymphatic vascular disease

    VASCULAR MEDICINE, 2010

    Causes and consequences of lymphatic disease

    Rockson, S. G., 2010

    Anti-Inflammatory Pharmacotherapy with Ketoprofen Ameliorates Experimental Lymphatic Vascular

    PLOS ONE, 2009

    Lymphatic research: past, present, and future.

    Rockson, S. G.

    Therapeutic responses to exogenous VEGF-C administration in experimental lymphedema

    Lymphatic research and biology, 2009

    The unique biology of lymphatic edema.

    Lymphatic research and biology, 2009

    Appropriate Secondary Prevention of Acute Atherothrombotic Events

    POSTGRADUATE MEDICINE, 2009

    The role of the lymphatic circulation in the tural history and expression of cardiovascular disease

    INTERTIOL JOURL OF CARDIOLOGY, 2008

    Diagnosis and magement of lymphatic vascular disease

    JOURL OF THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF CARDIOLOGY, 2008

    The clinical spectrum of lymphatic disease

    LYMPHATIC CONTINUUM REVISITED, 2008

    Gorham's disease - An osseous disease of lymphangiogenesis?

    LYMPHATIC CONTINUUM REVISITED, 2008

    Estimating the population burden of lymphedema

    LYMPHATIC CONTINUUM REVISITED, 2008

    ANTI-ALPRENOLOL ANTIBODIES IN THE RABBIT

    CIRCULATION RESEARCH, 1980

    PLASMA DOPAMINE-BETA-HYDROXYLASE IN DIAGNOSIS OF NEUROBLASTOMA

    CANCER, 1976

    PLASMA DOPAMINE-BETA-HYDROXYLASE ACTIVITY IN ORAL-CONTRACEPTIVE HYPERTENSION

    CIRCULATION, 1975

    LESCH-NYHAN SYNDROME - EVIDENCE FOR ABNORMAL ADRENERGIC FUNCTION

    SCIENCE, 1974

    SOLITARY REL CYST WITH SEGMENTAL ISCHEMIA AND HYPERTENSION

    JOURL OF UROLOGY, 1974

    Molecular targets for therapeutic lymphangiogenesis in lymphatic dysfunction and disease.

    Lymphatic research and biology, 2008

    Animal models for the molecular and mechanistic study of lymphatic biology and disease

    LYMPHATIC CONTINUUM REVISITED, 2008

    The lymphatic continuum revisited - Preface

    LYMPHATIC CONTINUUM REVISITED, 2008

    Reinforcing a continuum of care

    CARDIOVASCULAR DRUGS AND THERAPY, 2007

    Rapid diagnosis of myocardial injury with troponin T and CK-MB relative index

    MOLECULAR DIAGNOSIS & THERAPY, 2007

    Biomarkers of lymphatic function and disease: state of the art and future directions.

    Molecular diagnosis & therapy, 2007

    Inflammatory manifestations of experimental lymphatic insufficiency

    PLOS MEDICINE, 2006

    Lymphedema.

    Current treatment options in cardiovascular medicine, 2006

    A pilot, prospective evaluation of a novel altertive for maintence therapy of breast cancer

    BMC CANCER, 2006

    Literature watch.

    Lymphatic research and biology, 2006

    Addressing the unmet needs in lymphedema risk magement.

    Lymphatic research and biology, 2006

    The lymphatic continuum continues.

    Lymphatic research and biology, 2006

    Validation of a new technique for the quantitation of edema in the experimental setting.

    Lymphatic research and biology, 2006

    An experimental model for the study of lymphedema and its response to therapeutic lymphangiogenesis

    BIODRUGS, 2006

    Indirect magnetic resonce lymphangiography to assess lymphatic function

    Lymphatic research and biology, 2006

    Treprostinil for the treatment of severe digital necrosis in systemic sclerosis

    VASCULAR MEDICINE, 2005

    Therapeutics for lymphatic disease: the role of the pharmaceutical and biotechnology sector.

    Lymphatic research and biology, 2005

    The lymphatic biology of Kaposi's sarcoma.

    Lymphatic research and biology, 2005

    Lymphedema therapy in the vascular anomaly patient: therapeutics for the forgotten circulation.

    Lymphatic research and biology, 2005

    Literature watch. A genetic Xenopus laevis tadpole model to study lymphangiogenesis.

    Lymphatic research and biology, 2005

    Benefits of resident work hours regulation

    ANLS OF INTERL MEDICINE, 2004

    Comparing the guidelines

    JOURL OF THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF CARDIOLOGY, 2004

    Lymphatic biology and disease: is it being taught? Who is listening?

    Lymphatic research and biology, 2004

    The elusive adipose connection.

    Lymphatic research and biology, 2004

    Tumors, wounds, and lymph.

    Lymphatic research and biology, 2004

    How can lymphatic research influence lymphatic education?

    Lymphatic research and biology, 2004

    The potential for molecular treatment strategies in lymphatic disease.

    Lymphatic research and biology, 2004

    Corory restenosis: A review of mechanisms and magement

    AMERICAN JOURL OF MEDICINE, 2003

    Endothelial cell diversity revealed by global expression profiling

    PROCEEDINGS OF THE TIOL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES OF THE UNITED STATES OF AM, 2003

    Endothelial dysfunction: Clinical strategies for treating oxidant stress

    AMERICAN HEART JOURL, 2003

    The third circulation: Radionuclide lymphoscintigraphy in the evaluation of lymphedema

    JOURL OF NUCLEAR MEDICINE, 2003

    Immune traffic: a functiol overview.

    Lymphatic research and biology, 2003

    Animal models for the study of lymphatic insufficiency.

    Lymphatic research and biology, 2003

    Quantitative radionuclide lymphoscintigraphy predicts outcome of manual lymphatic therapy

    NUCLEAR MEDICINE COMMUNICATIONS, 2002

    Decongestive lymphatic therapy for patients with breast carcinoma-associated lymphedema - A r

    CANCER, 2002

    Therapeutic lymphangiogenesis with human recombint VEGF-C.

    FASEB jourl, 2002

    Lymphedema-lymphangiectasia-mental retardation (Hennekam) syndrome: A review

    AMERICAN JOURL OF MEDICAL GENETICS, 2002

    Myocarditis in systemic lupus erythematosus

    AMERICAN JOURL OF MEDICINE, 2002

    Therapeutic lymphangiogenesis with human recombint VEGF-C

    FASEB JOURL, 2002

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Is Stanley Rockson accepting new patients?

    Yes, Stanley Rockson is accepting new patients at this time.

    Does Stanley Rockson offer online booking?

    Please contact Dr. Rockson's office at (650) 725-7571 for information about online booking, telehealth, or to schedule an appointment.

    Does Stanley Rockson offer telehealth appointments?

    Please contact Dr. Rockson's office at (650) 725-7571 for information telehealth appointment availability or for scheduling assistance.

    Which language(s) does Stanley Rockson speak?

    Stanley Rockson speaks English.

    Which board certifications does Stanley Rockson have?

    Stanley Rockson is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine.

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