Dr. Fernando Mendoza MD Pediatrician

Dr. Fernando Mendoza is a pediatrician in Palo Alto, California and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Lucile Salter Packard Children's Hospital at Stanford and Stanford Hospital and Clinics. He received his medical degree from Stanford University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 39 years. Dr. Mendoza accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 99 doctors at Lucile Salter Packard Children's Hospital at Stanford and one of 106 at Stanford Hospital and Clinics who specialize in Pediatrics. He also speaks multiple languages, including Spanish.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pediatrician: Adolescent Medicine

Other Languages Spoken

  • Spanish

Education & Medical Training

Stanford University
Residency, Pediatrics, 1975–1978

Stanford University
Fellowship, Adolescent Medicine, 1979–1981

Stanford University School of Medicine
Class of 1975

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 34 years in Pediatrics

CA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FAAP), American Academy of Pediatrics

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred Plus POS
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS Minnesota Blue Cross Accord
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • WEA Trust POS-SE
  • WEA Trust Preferred Provider Plan - Trust Pref

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