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VA Palo Alto Health Care System


Contact the VA Palo Alto Health Care System

VA Palo Alto Health Care System offers a variety of health services to meet the needs of our nation's Veterans. For additional contact information you may also view our phone directory or A to Z List of Services. For Telecommunications Device for the Deaf (TDD) services, Dial 711.

Phone Numbers

Telephone Main phone number: 800-455-0057 or (650) 493-5000
General information / operator: (650) 493-5000
Local eligibility information: (650) 493-5000, x66266

Contact Us

You can seek answers to frequently asked questions or submit a comment, question, concern, or compliment via this VA email system (Inquiry Routing and Information System - IRIS).

Contacting a Patient

If you come to visit a patient, please see our driving directions. If you would like to send a card or flowers to a patient, the mailing address is:

Patient name (patient room number)
c/o VA Palo Alto Health Care System
3801 Miranda Ave
Palo Alto, CA 94304

Schedule an Appointment

To schedule an appointment, please contact us at the numbers listed on our appointments page, or visit My HealtheVet.

Patient Advocates

Our patient advocates are here to serve you. If you have a compliment, complaint, or need assistance, contact one of our patient advocates.

Patient Advocate for Palo Alto, Menlo Park: (650) 493-5000, ext. 65544

Livermore: Raul Morales, (925) 373-4700, ext. 35129

Fremont: Gloria Co, (510) 745-0256, ext. 84004

Modesto: Jason Augustus, (209) 557-6201, ext. 46033

San Jose, Monterey, Capitola: (408) 574-9100, ext. 71190

Sonora: Tim Gallegos, (209) 588-2680, ext. 42680

Stockton: Janet LaSalle, (209) 946-3401, ext. 43451

Women Veterans

Our Women Veterans Program Manager can provide special assistance to women Veterans seeking medical care and VA benefits. Visit our website, or call the Women's Health Center at (650) 852-3229.

News Media

For media requests, please contact the Public Affairs Office main line at (650) 858-3925 or

Release of Information

If you need to get information from your medical records, please visit our Release of Information page.