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Stephen Schendel, MD

Stephen Schendel, MD

Plastic Surgery Palo Alto, CA

Emeritus Faculty, Surgery - Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, Stanford University Medical Center

Office Address

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  • 1900 University Ave
    Suite 101
    Palo Alto, CA 94304
    Phone: (650) 328-0511
    Fax: (650) 328-3409

Dr. Schendel's Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Plastic Surgery: Oral and Maxillofacial

Dr. Schendel's Faculty Appointments & Work History

  • Assistant EtrangerCentre Hospitalier Regional
    Nantes, France
    Assistant des Hopitaux (1979-1980)
  • ConsultantTripler Army Medical Center
    Honolulu, HI
  • Professor Emeritus of SurgeryStanford Medical Center
    Stanford, CA
    Adjunct Clinical Professor (2009-present)
  • Co-Founder and DirectorStanford-NASA National Biocomputation Center
    Stanford, CA
  • ChiefLPCH
    Palo Alto, CA
  • DirectorLucile Salter Packard Children’s Hospital at Stanford
    Stanford, CA
    Cheif 1997-2005; Chief of Plastic Surgery Service 1991-2001;
  • Professor of SurgeryStanford University
    Stanford, CA
    Acting Associate Professor of Surgery 1989-1991; Associate Professor of Surgery 1991-1995; Chief 1992-2002; Chairman 1994-2001; Acting Chairman 1994
  • AssistantDr. Paul Tessier
    Paris, France
  • Assistant Clinical Professor of SurgeryJohn A. Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii
    Honolulu, HI
  • Private practiceOral and Maxillofacial Surgery
    Honolulu, HI
  • AssistantC.H.U. of Nantes
    France
  • Teaching StaffJohn Peter Smith Hospital
    Fort Worth, TX
    Staff Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon
  • PhysicianPrivate practice
    Honolulu, HI

Dr. Schendel's Education & Medical Training

  • Stanford UniversityStanford UniversityResidency, Plastic Surgery
  • Stanford UniversityStanford UniversityResidency, General Surgery
  • Baylor University Medical CenterBaylor University Medical CenterInternship, General Surgery
  • U of HI John A Burns Sch of MedUniversity of Hawaii John A. Burns School of MedicineMedical School
  • Clinique de Stomatologie et Chirurgie Maxillo-Faciale, Centre Hospitalier RegionalClinique de Stomatologie et Chirurgie Maxillo-Faciale, Centre Hospitalier RegionalOther Training, Fellowship
  • Parkland Memorial HospitalParkland Memorial HospitalResidency, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Residency
  • Parkland Memorial HospitalParkland Memorial HospitalInternship, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Internship
  • The Queen’s Medical CenterThe Queen’s Medical CenterResidency, General Dental Residency
  • University of Minnesota School of DentistryUniversity of Minnesota School of DentistryOther Training, D.D.S
  • University of MinnesotaUniversity of MinnesotaFellowship, Oral Pathology
  • University of MinnesotaUniversity of MinnesotaOther Training, BS
  • St. Olaf CollegeSt. Olaf CollegeOther Training, BA

Dr. Schendel's Certifications & Licensure

  • CA State Medical LicenseCA State Medical License1985 - 2014
  • MT State Medical LicenseMT State Medical LicenseActive through 2014
  • HI State Medical LicenseHI State Medical LicenseActive through 2014
  • American Board of Plastic SurgeryAmerican Board of Plastic SurgeryPlastic Surgery, 1991

Dr. Schendel's Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • United Kingdom Society of Authors Medical BookFirst Prize, Dental Category, Awards for Maxillofacial SurgeryUnited Kingdom Society of Authors Medical Book, 1999
  • St. Olaf College, Northfield, MN University of Hawaii, 90th Anniversary Commemoration Year, Ninety Ilustrious Alumni RecognitionDistinguished Alumnus AwardSt. Olaf College, Northfield, MN University of Hawaii, 90th Anniversary Commemoration Year, Ninety Ilustrious Alumni Recognition, 1993
  • Research Award, Maxillofacial Surgeons Foundation of the American Society of Maxillofacial SurgeonsBone Graft Factor in Human CraniosynostosisResearch Award, Maxillofacial Surgeons Foundation of the American Society of Maxillofacial Surgeons, 1991
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Dr. Schendel's Publications & Presentations

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Journal Articles

  • Upregulation of Transforming Growth Factor-B-1 and Basic Fibroblast Growth Factor mRNA Correlates with Posterior Frontal Cranial Suture Fusion in the Rat.Most, D., Mehara, B., Levine, J., Schendel, S.A., Gittes, G., and Longaker, M.,, 529-531, Surgical Forum
  • Clinical Application of VR For Surgery.Montgomery, K., Stephanides, M., Cheng, R., Schendel, S.A., Ross, M.,, Conference Proceedings, SPIE Electronic Imaging-Engineering Reality of Virtual Reality, San Jose, Ca
  • A Case Study Using the Virtual Environment for Reconstructive Surgery.Montgomery, Stephanides, M., Schendel, S.A.,Ross, M, Conference Proceedings, IEEE Visualization ’98 Research, Triangle Park, N.C
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Books/Book Chapters

  • Surgical Correction of Dentofacial Deformities.Chapter: Submandibular Liposuction.
    O’Ryan, F. and Schendel, S.A
    Editors: W.H. Bell.Saunders and Co, Philadelphia
    Edition 5,
  • How They Do It.Chapter: Cleft Lip Repair: An Alternate Approach.Page 338 - 350
    Schendel, S.A.,
    Editors: L.M. Vistnes.Little Brown and Co, Boston
  • Realities Cliniques.Chapter: Orthodontie et Chirurgie des Maxillaires
    Schendel, S.A
    Editors: .Chirurgie Maxillo-Faciale
    Edition 4,
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Abstracts/Posters

  • Closure of a Large Anterior Cleft Palate Defect with the Free Radial Forearm Flap.Hui, K., Bresnick, S., Turk, A., Schendel, S.A, American Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery 12th Annual Meeting, Boca Raton, Florida
  • Preliminary Report: A Ceramic Containing Crosslinked Collagen as a New Cranial Onlay and Inlay Material.Schendel, S.A., Bresnick, S., Cholon, A, Abstracted in: Year Book of Plastic, Reconstructive, and Aesthetic Surgery 1999, p. 2, Year Book Me
  • Complex Facial Reconstruction in Trauma.Hui, K., Lineaweaver, W., Lakha, A., Walker, M., Schendel, S.A., American Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery 12th Annual Meeting, Boca Raton, Florida
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Lectures

  • The Delaire Influence, Controversies in Cleft Lip and Palate, Maxillofacial, Plastics.Orthodontics Symposium, Copthorne, England
  • Primary Palatal Surgery, Controversies in Cleft Lip and Palate, Maxillofacial, Plastics.Orthodontics Symposium, Copthorne, England
  • Critique of Nasal Surgery, Controversies in Cleft Lip and Palate, Maxillofacial, Plastics.Orthodontics Symposium, Copthorne, England
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Dr. Schendel's Professional Memberships

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • BCBS Tennessee Network 5
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO - Kaiser
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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