Dr. Kenneth K. Chung, MD

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Specializes in Nephrology • Male • Age 62

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Dr. Chung's Experience

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Hospital Quality

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Scripps Mercy Hospital
4077 5th Avenue
San Diego, CA 92103
Sharp Memorial Hospital
7901 Frost Street
San Diego, CA 92123

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9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Balboa Nephrology Medical Group
Balboa Nephrology Medical Group
4060 4th Ave
San Diego, CA 92103
Balboa Nephrology Medical Group
4060 4th Ave Ste 220
San Diego, CA 92103
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    Dr. Chung's Experience

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    Specialties

    • Nephrology
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    • Hemodialysis
    • Hemodialysis & IV Access Surgery
    • Peritoneal Dialysis
    2
    • Chronic Kidney Diseases
    • Kidney Disease
    • Kidney Failure
    • Kidney Stones
    • Polycystic Kidney Disease
    • Renal (Kidney) Cancer
    • Renal Hypertension
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    Background Check for Dr. Chung

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for California.

    0 Sanctions

    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Seoul National University, College Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1976

    Internship Hospital

    Lincoln Hospital
    Complete in 1981

    Residency Hospital

    Lincoln Hospital
    Complete in 1983

    Fellowship Hospital

    New York Med College
    Complete in 1985
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Chung & Staff

    • English
    • Russian
    • Spanish
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Chung's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 3 hospitals where Dr. Chung has admitting privileges:

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    • Scripps Mercy Hospital

    • Sharp Coronado Hospital

    • Sharp Memorial Hospital

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    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

    The key to a successful appointment is communication. To get the most out of your visit, prepare ahead of time so you can lead the conversation with your doctor. These 7 tips will get you ready

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Chung accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

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    • Kaiser Permanente
    • Managed Care (Non-HMO)
    • Medicaid
    • Medicare
    • Molina
    • MVP Health Care
    • Pipefitters
    • United Healthcare
    • UPMC Health Plan
    • Wisconsin Physicians Service
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    Office Locations

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    Balboa Nephrology Medical Group
    4060 4th Ave
    San Diego, CA 92103
    (888) 395-1732 (Office)
    (619) 297-8379 (Fax)
    B
    Balboa Nephrology Medical Group
    4060 4th Ave Ste 220
    San Diego, CA 92103
    (619) 299-2350 (Office)
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