Dr. Frank Chae, MD

Dr. Frank Chae, MD

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Bariatric Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
54 y/o
(15)

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Dr. Frank Chae, MD is a bariatric surgery specialist in Lone Tree, CO and has been practicing for 21 years. He specializes in bariatric surgery, endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism, and more.

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10099 Ridgegate Pkwy Ste 390

Lone Tree, CO 80124
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Rocky Mountain Health Plans
  • Tricare

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Colorado
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. Chae's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Obesity
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chae treats Obesity more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Chae treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Stomach Surgery
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chae performs Stomach Surgery more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Chae performs this procedure more than 84% of his peers

Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chae performs Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Chae performs this procedure more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Chae's conditions and procedures:

Asthma
Autoimmune Diseases
Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
Bone Disorders
Breast Diseases
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Cancer
Depressive Disorders
Diabetes
Diabetes Counseling
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Esophageal Surgery
Esophagomyotomy
Fatty Liver Disease
Female Urinary Stress Incontinence
Gastrectomy
Gastric Banding
Gastric Banding, Laparoscopic
Gastric Bypass Surgery
Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
Gastric Sleeve Surgery
Gout
Heart Disease
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypokalemia
Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
Hypothyroidism
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Infertility
Kidney Disease
Laparoscopic Bariatric Surgery
Laparoscopic Endocrine Surgery
Laparoscopic Revision Gastric Restrictive Procedure
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Lipid Disorders
Metabolic Disorders
Metabolic Surgery
Migraine
Obesity
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Pulmonary Disease
Roux-En-Y Gastric Bypass Surgery
Sleep Apnea
Sleeve Gastrectomy
Stomach Surgery
Thyroid Disease
Vein Diseases
Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Care Philosophy

my mission is to eliminate morbid obesity and diabetes that will render longer lives with higher quality of life

Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Bariatric Medicine
  • Endocrine Surgery
  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2003
    Harvard University Ma Genl Hosp
    2003
  • 1998
    University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
    1998
  • 1997
    George Washington University Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    1997
  • 1996
    Rutgers Med Sch-UMDNJ
    Residency Hospital
    1996
  • 1991
    Rutgers Med Sch-UMDNJ
    Internship Hospital
    1991
  • 1990
    McGill University Faculty of Medicine
    Medical School
    1990
  • 1986
    Columbia University / College of Physicians And Surgeons
    Undergraduate School
    1986

Awards

Dr. Chae's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Chae

4.4

Based on 15 reviews

5 Stars
80%
(12)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
6.666666666666667%
(1)
2 Stars
6.666666666666667%
(1)
1 Star
6.666666666666667%
(1)

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  • Explains condition(s) well
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Thank you very much for making my experience wonderful and for you believing in me to give me a chance at a new life.
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I had a gastric sleeve in April 2017. Was able to get my surgery scheduled within 3 weeks of initial consultation (self pay). Got an appointment within a week of calling the office. Other doctor's were months out. Most people once they have made the decision to pursue this just want to get in as...Read More
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Dr. Chae and his staff have completely wowed me as far as my experience as a patient. From my first consultation until today (3 months post-op from gastric bypass surgery), Dede, his office manager, Christine, the insurance specialist, and Kelly, the nutritionist that works very closely with Dr....Read More
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
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Choice Plus Test POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Cofinity
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Kaiser Permanente
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Rocky Mountain Health Plans
Tricare
TriCare for Life
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus Test POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare
WellPoint

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