Dr. David J. Chao, MD

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Specializes in Sports Medicine • Male • Age 52

5471 Kearny Villa Rd Ste 200
San Diego, CA 92123
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Dr. Chao's Experience

Specialties

  • Sports Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
  • Orthopedic Surgery
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  • ACL Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hip Arthroscopy
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Replacement Revision
  • Hip Resurfacing
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Surgery
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neuroplasty
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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1 Malpractice Claim

  • Judgment  (8/15/2012)
  • Amount or Range: $5,747,273.65
  • Nature of Complaint: Court: SUPERIOR COURT OF CALIFORNIA, COUNTY OF SAN DIEGO
  • State: California
  • Substandard Care, Incompetence or Negligence  (4/25/2014)
  • Action Taken: Probation
  • Summary: Please reference the following Document
  • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
  • State: California
  • Criminal Conviction  (6/8/2012)
  • Action Taken: Reprimand
  • Summary: Please reference the following Document
  • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
  • State: California

1 Board Action

  • Disciplinary action in another state  (8/13/2013)
  • Action Taken: License Placed on Inactive Status
  • Summary: Chao, David J MD: License # 036086671: NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The physician has been disciplined by the State of California. ACTION TAKEN: The Illinois Department of Financial & Professional Regulation has placed the physician’s Illinois license in REFUSE TO RENEW status.
  • State: Colorado
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Education & Training

Medical School

Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1989

Residency Hospital

Northwestern Meml Hospital
Complete in 1994

Fellowship Hospital

Minneapolis Sports Med Center
Complete in 1995
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Chao & Staff

  • English
  • Spanish

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