Dr. Susan Ruth Hintz MD Neonatologist

Dr. Susan Hintz is a neonatologist 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. She received her medical degree from Stanford University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 22 years. Dr. Hintz accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She is one of 27 doctors at Lucile Salter Packard Children's Hospital at Stanford and one of 24 at Stanford Hospital and Clinics who specialize in Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neonatologist: General Neonatology, Neonatal Neurodevelopment

Clinical Interests: Complex fetal care, Outcome Assessment (Health Care)

Hospital Affiliation

Lucile Salter Packard Children's Hospital at Stanford
Ranked #12 in Pediatrics: Neonatology

Stanford Hospital and Clinics

Education & Medical Training

Stanford University
Residency, Pediatrics, 1992–1996

Stanford University
Fellowship, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine, 1996–1999

Stanford University School of Medicine
Class of 1992

Stanford University
Other Training, Epidemiology, 2004–2006

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 16 years in Pediatrics

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 9 years in Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine

CA State Medical License
Active through 2013

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FAAP), American Academy of Pediatrics

Membership Secretary, Council member, Society for Pediatric Research

Arline and Pete Harman Faculty Scholar, Lucile Packard Foundation for Children

Executive Committee Member, CCS HRIF/ CPQCC Quality of Care Initiative, California Children's Services

Principal Investigator for Neurodevelopmental Follow up, Stanford site, NICHD Neonatal Research Network

Publications & Presentations

Moise, K. J.,Hintz, S. R.

Hypothermia Therapy for Neonatal Hypoxic Ischemic Encephalopathy in the State of California.
Kracer, B.,Hintz, S. R.,Van Meurs, K. P.,Lee, H. C.

Surgery and Neurodevelopmental Outcome of Very Low-Birth-Weight Infants.
Morriss, F. H.,Saha, S.,Bell, E. F.,Colaizy, T. T.,Stoll, B. J.,Hintz, S. R.,Shankaran, S.,Vohr, B. R.,Hamrick, S. E.,Pappas, A.,Jones, P. M.,Carlo, W. A.,Laptook, A. R.,Van Meurs, K. P.,Sánchez, P. J.,Hale, E. C.,Newman, N. S.,Das, A.,Higgins, R. D.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed Plus
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed POS
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO - Kaiser
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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