Dr. Frank Chae, MD

Dr. Frank Chae, MD

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

Accepting new patients

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

Learn about Dr. Chae

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Top Care Areas

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

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

Dr. Chae's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

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"

5  Specialties

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

1  Board Certifications

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

32  Conditions Treated

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19  Procedures

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

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chae to family and friends
15 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 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

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

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...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....more
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