Dr. Douglas Chin, MD

Dr. Douglas Chin, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 51
Dr. Douglas Chin, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Oakland, CA and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Harvard Medical School in 1994 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery and plastic surgery of the hand.

80 Grand Ave Ste 810

Oakland, CA 94612

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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Burn Injuries
more than 74% of peers
Third-Degree Burns
more than 41% of peers
more than 13% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Chin "Special training: Immunology, NIH; Certification by American College of Disability Evaluating Physicians"

2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery of the Hand

2  Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*
  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*

14  Conditions Treated

13  Procedures

  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Skin and Tissue Reduction
  • Skin Grafts
  • Steroid Injection

Background Check

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.


  • Harvard Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Orthopaedic Hand Surgery, U.C.L.A., Microsurgery, U.C.L.A
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chin's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chin to family and friends
4 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

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  • 1

Dr. Chin's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes
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