Dr. James Kao, DO

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 50
(8)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. James Kao, DO
Dr. James Kao, DO is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Huntington Beach, CA. He is 50 years old and has been practicing for 16 years.

18632 Beach Blvd Ste 100

Huntington Beach, CA 92648

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Dr. James Kao, DO

Dr. James Kao, DO

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Dr. Kao's Experience

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Dr. Kao's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Ophthalmology
  • Board certified in Ophthalmology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • Sanctions found
  • No board actions found
3

Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Public Health & General Preventive Medicine
1

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board of Ophthalmology & Otolaryngology*
8

Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Diabetes
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Headache
  • Hypertension
  • Injuries
  • Osteoarthritis
3

Procedures

  • Eye Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • LASIK

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

2 Sanctions
  • Disciplinary action in another state (3/16/2017)
    Action Taken: Probation
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Colorado
  • Allowing an unlicensed individual to practice (4/25/2016)
    Action Taken: Reprimand
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: California
0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Weill Cornell Medical College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1989
  • International University Of The Health Sciences (Iuhs)
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • Western U Hlt Sci Col Osteo Med Of The Pacific
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • Genesys Regional Medical Center Health Park
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Michigan State University / College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003
  • University Of Cincinnati Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • George Washington University / School Of Medicine and Health Sciences
    Other Education | Completed 2000

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
  • Chinese, Mandarin
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kao's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kao to family and friends
4.0
based on 8 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Kao's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    31 to 45 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Cupertino, CA |
Bad service at front desk weird billing. Billed me 3 months later unautherized
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Kao accepts 11 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross
    Power Select HMO
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    CaliforniaCare HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California HMO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
  • Blue Shield of California
    Local Access Plus HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Health Net
    Blue & Gold HMO
    Employer Group HMO
    Health Net PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    Kaiser PHCS Network PPO
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    PacifiCare HMO

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