Dr. Brian Chan-Kai, MD

Dr. Brian Chan-Kai, MD

Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery  ·  
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Age 41
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Dr. Brian Chan-Kai, MD is a vitreoretinal disease specialist in Portland, OR and has been practicing for 9 years. He graduated from Medical College Of Wisconsin in 2003 and specializes in vitreoretinal disease & surgery.Read his story

10819 SE Stark St

Portland, OR 97216

Contact Information

(503) 255-2291

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Chan-Kai performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Retina Diseases
very high
more than 91% of peers
Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
very high
more than 89% of peers
Diabetic Retinopathy
very high
more than 89% of peers

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Dr. Chan-Kai's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Chan-Kai "Brian T. Chan-Kai MD is a fellowship trained Vitreoretinal Specialist. He graduated from the University of California in 1998 with a B.S. in Microbiology and Molecular Genetics. He subsequently attended medical school at the Medical College of Wisconsin where he was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha medical student honor society. After earning his medical degree, Dr. Chan-Kai completed both his Internship in 2004 and his Residency in Ophthalmology in 2007 at Baylor College of Medicine Affiliated Hospitals. After deciding to sub-specialize in Vitreoretinal Diseases and Surgery and Ocular Oncology, he was accepted as a fellow at OHSU's Casey Eye Institute for a 2 year Vitreoretinal fellowship program from 2007 – 2009. Dr. Chan-Kai has participated in many research programs as well as having several published papers in medical journals. He has also been invited to present his research at both national and local meetings and seminars. Dr. Chan-Kai is an active member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, The American Medical Association, The Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology, The American Society of Retinal Specialists and the Oregon Academy of Ophthalmology."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Chan-Kai "Dr. Chan-Kai has strong experience in a wide range of vitreoretinal conditions and carries a particular interest in diabetic retinopathy, macular surgery and macular degeneration."

1  Specialties

  • Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

36  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Blepharitis
  • Brain Disorders
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Chronic Endophthalmitis
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Floaters
  • Focal Chorioretinitis and Focal Retinochoroiditis
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Headache
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Retained Intraocular Foreign Body, Non-Magnetic
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Retinoschisis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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9  Procedures

  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Eye Surgery
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Retina and Vitreous Surgery
  • Scleral Reinforcement Surgery
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Oregon.

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.

Education

  • University Of California, Los Angeles
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1998
  • Medical College Of Wisconsin
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • Baylor Coll Med Affil Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Baylor College Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2007
  • Oregon Health and Science University/Devers Eye Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Chan-Kai has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chan-Kai's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chan-Kai to family and friends
4 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Chan-Kai's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes
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