Dr. Dennis Kao, MD

Dr. Dennis Kao, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 42
(3)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Dennis Kao, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Dallas, TX and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from Univ Of Tx Med Branch Galveston in 2002 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery.

1801 Inwood Rd

Dallas, TX 75390

Contact Information

(214) 645-2353

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

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See how frequently Dr. Kao performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
very high
more than 90% of peers
Hand Conditions
normal
more than 74% of peers
Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
normal
more than 63% of peers

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
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Board Certifications

Dr. Kao does not have any board certifications listed.

23

Conditions Treated

19

Procedures

  • Arm Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dupuytren's Contracture Injection
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Nipple Reconstruction
  • Skin Grafts
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wound Repair
  • Wrist Fusion

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Univ Of Tx Med Branch Galveston
    Medical School | Graduated 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Kao has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Kao has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kao's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kao to family and friends
5.0
based on 3 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Kao's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

I would recommend Dr. Kao because of his intense interest in my son's twisted hand and his level of caring through the exam period and surgery. Since my son could not talk (car wreck 7-10-08) he was not able to tell Dr. Kao what the problem was. I was there to explain the situation and Dr. Kao...more
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