Ronesh Sinha, M.D.
- Offers My Health Online
This provider offers Sutter Health's electronic health record with the following online services:
- Email your doctor's office
- Prescription refills
- View test results
- Proxy access for caregivers
- Track immunizations
- Secure mobile access
- Schedule an appointment*
- Pay bills online*
* Services with an asterisk vary by doctor.
Not accepting new patients
Accepting new patients for South Asian consults only
Accepted Health Plans
Below is a list of plans accepted by this doctor.
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- Medical Affiliations
Palo Alto Medical Foundation
- Palo Alto Foundation Medical Group
Sutter Medical Network
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Credentials & Notables
- Medical School:
Tufts University School of Medicine, MA
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA
- Special Training:
Dr. Sinha holds clinical faculty positions at the University of California, Los Angeles; Stanford University School of Medicine and the University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine. He teaches Stanford and UCSF medical students.
- Primary Language(s)
- Additional Language(s)
Dr. Sinha works closely with the South Asian community to help reduce heart disease and diabetes risk, and provides corporate health lectures to promote wellness in the workplace.
Dr. Sinha enjoys spending time with his family, traveling and playing golf and guitar.
Philosophy of Care
I have come to appreciate the tremendous satisfaction and significance of empowering patients with knowledge. My goal is for you to thoroughly understand your symptoms, disease, test results and treatments. I also encourage you to ask questions and utilize me as a resource for furthering your knowledge about your condition. I am a strong believer in intervening before symptoms or conditions appear. Counseling and educating patients about conditions they may be at risk for and helping to create an appropriate preventive plan is one of my essential roles as your physician. I have had the privilege of treating patients from various ethnic and socioeconomic backgrounds. I strive to respect all beliefs and keep these in context during the course of your medical care. A good physician-patient relationship is in many ways like a good marriage. There should be open communication, honesty and mutual trust between both parties.
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Learn more: http://www.pamf.org/dr-ronesh-sinha.html. Dr. Sinha is a Los Altos family medicine doctor, interests include heart disease, nutrition & South Asian health. Visit http://www.pamf.org/southasian/ - health information for South Asians.
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