Clayton W Bavor, MD, FACC

General Cardiology located in Mountain View, CA

About Dr. Bavor

Dr. Clayton Bavor is originally from Illinois. He completed the honors program in medical education at Northwestern University in Chicago, earning his medical degree. During that time, he did clinical clerkships in England at Guys Hospital located in London, and at Oxford University School of Medicine. He did his residency in Internal Medicine and his fellowship in Cardiovascular Medicine at Yale University School of Medicine.

Dr. Bavor is board certified in both Cardiovascular Medicine and Internal Medicine. As a Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine at Stanford University he taught at medical school for many years. His primary practice is at El Camino Hospital. He emphasizes prevention of cardiovascular disease. Dr. Bavor believes in a team approach with patients, making certain there is active dialogue and understanding between patient and cardiologist.


Education and Academic Positions

Northwestern University. Evanston, IL
Bachelor of Science. Honors Program in Medical Education 

Northwestern University School of Medicine, Chicago, IL
Doctor of Medicine, Cum Laude 

Guy's Hospital, London, England
Clerkship in Medicine

Radcliff infirmary, Oxford, England
Clerkship in Medicine

Yale University School of medicine, New Haven, CT
Internal Medicine Residency
Cardiovascular Disease Fellowship


Board Certification

  • Internal Medicine
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Added Qualification in Interventional Cardiology


Achievements and Affiliations

  • President, American Heart Association Mountain View Chapter
  • Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine, Stanford University
  • Mentor, Stanford University Medical School


Special Interests

  • Exercise physiology
  • Preventive cardiology



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Blue Cross Blue Shield - PPO Only
Blue Cross PPO
Blue Shield PPO
Health Net PPO
Medicare Part B
Tricare Prime
United Healthcare PPO
Workers Compensation