Dr. Frank Chae, MD

Dr. Frank Chae, MD

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Bariatric Surgery  |  
Male  |  
53 y/o
(14)

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Dr. Frank Chae, MD is a bariatric surgery doctor who practices in Lone Tree, CO. He is 53 years old and has been practicing for 21 years.

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10099 Ridgegate Pkwy Ste 390

Lone Tree, CO 80124
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Accepted insurance

  • 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

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Top Care Areas

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Obesity
high
more than 82% of peers
Stomach Surgery
normal
more than 74% of peers
Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
normal
more than 73% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Chae "my mission is to eliminate morbid obesity and diabetes that will render longer lives with higher quality of life"
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Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Bariatric Medicine
  • Endocrine Surgery
  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • General Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
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Conditions Treated

  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Fatty Liver Disease
  • Female Urinary Stress Incontinence
  • Gout
  • Heart Disease
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Infertility
  • Kidney Disease
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Metabolic Disorders
  • Migraine
  • Obesity
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Vein Diseases
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Procedures

  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Gastric Banding
  • Gastric Banding, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
  • Gastric Sleeve Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Bariatric Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Endocrine Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Revision Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Metabolic Surgery
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Roux-En-Y Gastric Bypass Surgery
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Stomach Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Chae has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Chae does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Chae and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Sky Ridge Medical Center

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Outstanding Patient Experience Award

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Chae is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Chae's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chae to family and friends
4.4
based on 14 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Chae's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

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

Patient Comments (2)

in Littleton, CO |
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...more
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in Highlands Ranch, CO |
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....more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Chae accepts 16 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card 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) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Rocky Mountain Health Plans
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare
  • WellPoint

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Hospitals where Dr. Chae has admitting privileges

Sky Ridge Medical Center
10101 Ridgegate Pkwy
Lone Tree, CO 80124
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Saint Joseph Hospital
1375 E 19th Ave
Denver, CO 80218
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