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    Amy Adams

    Amy Adams, M.D., Ph.D.


    (Board Certified)
    Accepting new patients

    Palo Alto Center
    795 El Camino Real
    Palo Alto, California 94301
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    (650) 853-2982 

    Office hours

    Monday, Wednesday, Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

    Medical Affiliation(s)

    Education & Training

    Medical education:
    Harvard Medical School
    Children's Hospital, Boston Medical Center
    Harvard Combined Dermatology Residency
    Post-doctoral Research Fellow, Program in Epithelial Biology-Stanford University, Melanoma Genetics, mentor Paul A. Khavari



    Professional Interests


    Additional Information

    Pigmented lesions/melanoma, pediatric dermatology, skin pathology, tropical dermatology

    Spoken Languages

    German (Very Good)

    Community Activities

    Member (fellow) - AAD, Women's Dermatology Society

    Personal Interests

    Dr. Adams enjoys hiking, photography, music/singing, travel and spending time with friends and family.

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    Philosophy of Care

    A native of Southwest Michigan, Dr. Adams grew up with an appreciation for the outdoors and old-fashioned County Fairs. As a chemistry major at Harvard, she spent much her free time in community-service projects. The combined interests of science and helping others led her to a medical career. Her academic interests in dermatology include pediatrics, melanoma, and other skin cancers. In her free time, she enjoys hiking, photography, music/singing, travel and spending time with friends and family.

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