Dr. Peter Ching, MD

Dr. Peter Ching, MD

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General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
48 y/o
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Dr. Peter Ching, MD is a general surgery specialist in Austin, TX and has been practicing for 16 years. He specializes in general surgery.

Surgical Associates of Austin PA

4007 James Casey St Bldg 220

Austin, TX 78745
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Meritain Health
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
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. Ching's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ching treats Cholecystitis and Gallstones more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Ching treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Cholecystitis
  • Cholecystitis
  • Gallstones
Port Placements or Replacements
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ching performs Port Placements or Replacements more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Ching performs this procedure more than 87% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Port Removal
Gallbladder Removal
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ching performs Gallbladder Removal more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Ching performs this procedure more than 85% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Cholecystectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Cholecystectomy, Open
  • da Vinci® Cholecystectomy
  • Single Incision Cholecystectomy

Dr. Ching's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Advanced Robotic Surgery
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anal Fissure
Aneurysm
Anorectal Abscess
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
Benign Tumor
Biliary Atresia
Biopsy of Breast
Bone Marrow Biopsy
Breast Abscess
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Breast Surgical Procedure
Cancer
Carcinoma in Situ
Cholecystectomy With Robotic Assistance
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Colectomy
Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colon Cancer
Colon Disorders
Colonic Diverticulosis
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
da Vinci® Robotic Surgery
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Esophageal Varices
Esophagomyotomy
Esophagomyotomy With Robotic Assistance
Excision of Breast Tumor
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Fracture
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrotomy
Gynecologic Cancer
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Surgery
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Hidradenitis
Hyperparathyroidism
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Incisional Hernia
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Lipomas
Liver Cancer
Lung Cancer
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mastectomy
Meckel's Diverticulum
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Pancreatic Cancer
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
Parathyroidectomy
Partial Lung Collapse
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pleural Effusion
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pyloric Stenosis
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Rib Fracture
Secondary Malignancies
Skin Grafts
Small Intestine Cancer
Splenectomy
Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Stomach Surgery
Surgery, Robotic Assisted
Testicular Cancer
Thrombosis
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Lobectomy
Thyroidectomy
Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
Tracheal Surgery
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Umbilical Hernia
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Vagotomy
Vascular Disease
Ventral Hernia
Wound Repair

About Me

Care Philosophy

Our mission is to provide the very best medical care to our patients. We are a service-oriented practice and strive to treat all of our patients honorably, ethically, professionally and with respect.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2004
    University Of Minnesota Med Center
    Residency Hospital
    2004
  • 2002
    University Of Minnesota Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    2002
  • 1998
    University Of Minnesota Med Center
    Internship Hospital
    1998
  • 1997
    University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
    Medical School
    1997
  • 1993
    University Of Texas At Austin
    Undergraduate School
    1993

Awards

Dr. Ching's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Ching

4.0

Based on 4 reviews

5 Stars
75%
(3)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
25%
(1)

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  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
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  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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Dr. Ching spent a lot of time with me explaining in easy terms a very complicated medical condition which gave me a much better understanding of my situation. I asked many questions and he answered them all just as clearly. And he has a great bed side manner, he's funny.
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Dr. Ching was patient and very specific. He did not appear to be rushed. I could explain my issues and concerns with him without interruption. This was my first visit with him and I am comfortable with his skill set for my surgical procedure to follow. Dr. Ching did not "sugar coat" post operation...Read More
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
Medicaid
Meritain Health
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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