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Dr. Brian Chavez, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism ·  Male · Age 45

Dr. Chavez

Dr. Brian Chavez, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Laguna Hills, CA and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from Medical College of Wisconsin in 2000 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.


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(949) 916-9100

Dr. Chavez accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
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Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Select Plus HMO
Cigna
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No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Chavez's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Vitamin D Deficiency
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Dr. Chavez treats Vitamin D Deficiency more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Chavez treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Calcium Metabolism Disorders
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very high

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Dr. Chavez treats Calcium Metabolism Disorders more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Chavez treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Hypercalcemia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chavez treats Hypercalcemia more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Chavez treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Chavez's conditions and procedures:

  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Adrenal Insufficiency
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Insipidus
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Hashimoto's Disease
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Insulin Pump Therapy
  • Kidney Disease
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Obesity
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Overweight
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Pregestational Diabetes Mellitus
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cyst
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroiditis
  • Turner Syndrome
  • Ultrasound, Thyroid
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

He advocates patient education to empower patients to take control of their diabetes and encourages patients to be proactive in their endocrine care.

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

2005
University California San Diego Med Center
Fellowship Hospital
2003
University California San Diego Med Center
Residency Hospital
2001
University California San Diego Med Center
Internship Hospital
2000
Medical College of Wisconsin
Medical School
1995
University of California, San Diego
Undergraduate School
2005
2003
2001
2000
1995

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Dr. Chavez's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Chavez

4.7

Based on 26 reviews

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Dr. Chavez is one of the best Doctors I have been to. He listens and is very thorough. He went through all my blood test results making notes for my reference and gave me a copy. He is prompt with appointments and is very pleasant.
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Dr. Chavez was the best referral my primary care doctor ever gave me. Wonderful caring doctor who takes time to listen and answer questions in clear, easy to understand terms. Would recommend him to anyone needing a top rated endo doctor.
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I like Dr. Chavez, period.
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Dr. Chavez is very thorough on top of being kind and compassionate.
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I absolutely love dr Chavez. I would recommend him to everyone! He is on the ball and takes good care of his patience.
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I selected Dr. Chavez after having some tests come back from my OB/GYN that didn't look so good. He ran several comprehensive tests and discovered a thyroid issue. Dr. Chavez is detailed, kind and a good listener.
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Dr Chavez is gentle and friendly. He is thorough and on top of every concern you have. He spends time with you being sure all your questions are answered. I trust him completely.
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One of the best Doctors I have encountered. He listens, explains things, at takes the time to get to known the patient.
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Locations

South Cnty Kidney/Endocrine Ctr

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    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 7:30am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 7:30am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: 10:00am - 1:00pm
    • Sun: closed
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    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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