Improving the health & well-being of the communities we serve
Kaiser Permanente San Jose/Santa Teresa
The Kaiser Permanente San Jose/Santa Teresa Medical Center offers a wide range of services, including inpatient and outpatient care, in the heart of the Silicon Valley. Santa Teresa Medical Center is a 228-bed community facility, with additional offices in Gilroy. In addition, our services extend into the Santa Cruz and Watsonville area. There are over 225 physicians, the majority board-certified in their medical specialty and many holding academic appointments at nearby Stanford University. Our affiliation with Stanford University provides resident teaching opportunities in some specialties. In addition, over 1,200 support staff care for our nearly 190,000 members in the San Jose, Gilroy, Santa Cruz and Watsonville communities.
The design of the San Jose/Santa Teresa Medical Center complex offers a very convenient facility with parking available onsite. Services include: a 24-hour emergency department; allergy; anesthesia; dermatology (including a Mohs micrographic surgery center); ear, nose & throat; genetics; internal medicine (and all sub-specialties including cardiology and heart transplant); neurology; obstetrics/gynecology; occupational medicine; ophthalmology; orthopedics; pediatrics; plastic surgery; psychiatry; radiology; surgery; and urology. Other services provided at Santa Teresa include: chemical dependency, complementary and alternative medicine, EEG, EKG, EMG, HIV/AIDS services, injections, laboratory, nutritional services, and pharmacy.
Kaiser Permanente is dedicated to improving the health and well-being of our members and the communities we serve. Kaiser Permanente awards community service grants, donates surplus equipment, provides volunteer services and medical expertise, and collaborates with numerous community organizations. The San Jose/SantaTeresa Medical Center has partnerships with many non-profit organizations that share a commitment to the well-being of our diverse community population, such as the Community Foundation of Santa Cruz County, Community Health Partnership, and the Community Solutions Emergency Housing Consortium-San Jose. The award-winning Educational Theatre Program sponsored by Kaiser Permanente offers free school performances to address the issues our youth face in today’s environment.
The city of San Jose is the largest city in Northern California and the 11th largest city in the U.S. Located between San Francisco and the Monterey/Carmel area, the city consistently tops the list of safest big cities in America. An Old West history mixed with modern day, Silicon Valley excitement makes it among the most desirable cities in the country. City culture highlights include SOFA district nightlife, professional sports including the NHL’s San Jose Sharks, theme parks, and over 50 wineries. The city’s many conference centers and the San Jose Arena host a variety of world-class events and concerts throughout the year.
We can help your practice thrive
Kaiser Permanente is a fully integrated care delivery program with comprehensive administrative support and work-life balance. Members of our cross-specialty team have the opportunity to enhance their skills in an innovative, collegial environment. Providing exceptional patient care is our foremost priority. If you want to join a practice that offers both personal and professional advantages, we invite you to become part of Kaiser Permanente San Jose’s physician team.