Dr. Nelson Chao, MD

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Specializes in Oncology • Male • Age 60

2400 Pratt St Ste 9000
Durham, NC 27705
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Hospital Quality

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Duke University Hospital
2301 Erwin Rd
Durham, NC 27705

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Bone Marrow/Stem Cell Trnsplnt
Bone Marrow/Stem Cell Trnsplnt
2400 Pratt St Ste 9000
Durham, NC 27705
Adult Bone Marrow Trnsplnt
Adult Bone Marrow Trnsplnt
Box 3961
Durham, NC 27710
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    Dr. Chao's Experience

    Specialties

    • Oncology
    • Medical Oncology

    Board Certifications

    • Internal Medicine
    • Medical Oncology
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    Background Check for Dr. Chao

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for North Carolina.
    • 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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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Yale Univ Sch Of Med
    Graduated in 1981

    Internship Hospital

    Stanford U Med Ctr

    Residency Hospital

    Stanford U Med Ctr

    Fellowship Hospital

    Stanford University
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Chao & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Chao's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chao to family and friends

    5 out of 5

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    Dr. Chao's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    5 out of 5

    1 response

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    5 out of 5

    1 response

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    5 out of 5

    1 response

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    1 response

    Experience with Dr. Chao

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    5 out of 5

    1 response

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    5 out of 5

    1 response

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    5 out of 5

    1 response

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    5 out of 5

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    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Bone Marrow/Stem Cell Trnsplnt
    2400 Pratt St Ste 9000
    Durham, NC 27705
    (919) 668-1011 (Office)
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    Adult Bone Marrow Trnsplnt
    Box 3961
    Durham, NC 27710
    (919) 668-1045 (Office)
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