Dr. Lily Kao, MD

Dr. Lily Kao, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 39
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Dr. Lily Kao, MD is a rheumatology specialist in San Jose, CA and has been practicing for 12 years. She graduated from Stanford University Stanford Ca in 2006 and specializes in rheumatology.

2690 S White Rd Ste 50

San Jose, CA 95148

Contact Information

(408) 223-7000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Arthritis
very high
more than 94% of peers
Osteoporosis
very high
more than 92% of peers
Gout
very high
more than 91% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Rheumatology

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

40  Conditions Treated

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2  Procedures

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.

Education

  • Stanford University Stanford Ca
    Medical School | Graduated 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kao has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Mandarin
  • Spanish
  • Taiwanese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kao's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kao

2.2

Based on 17 reviews

5 Stars
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2 Stars
5.882352941176471%
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1 Star
64.70588235294117%
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My hand was swollen and pained. It was difficult to perform my daily activities. I took some pain medicines. The pain was relieved but the swelling was still there. I felt very depressed. I came to see Dr. Lily . After examined and ultrasound, she gave me a shot and a new medication. The swelling...Read More
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Melinda in San Jose, CA – Jul 19, 2017
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Terrible, cold, and arrogant MD. She forms her complete opinion on blood work and not any patient symptoms, other signs, or anything another MD says. Spends 3 minutes in appointment and rushes to next appointment and is unable to get the full picture. Staff are unable to speak English and...Read More
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San Jose, CA – May 02, 2017
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Not good,the dr just take time on laptop,not the client.Not worth it at all.I didn't like the way she did.Rushing.this the second time I she her,5 minutes I copayment 55 dollars.She not give me medicine for help.I need to find an other dr.
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Kim nguyen in San Jose, CA – Aug 31, 2016
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Rude, pretentious, arrogant, and cold-hearted to her patients... Worst doctor of any profession I have met in my lifetime. I was a first time patient and she badgered me with questions and ridicule me when i couldn't answer what medications i ate for the last 20 years. Lady, i'm not a doctor and no...Read More
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Aaron in San Jose, CA – Jun 23, 2016
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I've been a patient with this doctor for 2 years and I didn't see and improvements. All i'm seeing are more problems and this doctor thinks I have no new problems occurring. She needs to reevaluate her examinations more clearly and understand her patient's sickness because the things she is doing...Read More
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Tiffany in San Jose, CA – Mar 24, 2016
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