Dr. Shih Yin Kao, MD

Hematology  |  
Female  |  
Age 48
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Shih Yin Kao, MD
Dr. Shih Yin Kao, MD is a hematology doctor who practices in Lagrange, GA. She is 48 years old and has been practicing for 21 years. Dr. Kao is affiliated with West Georgia Medical Center.

Emory at Lagrange, Emory Clark-Holder Clinic

303 Smith St

Lagrange, GA 30240

Contact Information

(800) 554-9134

Dr. Shih Yin Kao, MD

Dr. Shih Yin Kao, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • HealthPartners
  • Humana
  • 13 More

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Kao

Dr. Kao's Experience

0%ExperienceMatch
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 Hematology
  • Board certified in Blood Bank & Transfusion Medicine, Medical Oncology and Ophthalmology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
4

Specialties

  • Hematology
  • Blood Banking & Transfusion Medicine
  • Medical Oncology
  • Oncology
3

Board Certifications

  • Blood Bank & Transfusion Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Pathology*
  • Medical Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
96

Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anemia
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Entropion
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Headache
  • Hyphema
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Myeloma
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Posterior Scleritis
  • Presbyopia
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Pterygium
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Retinoblastoma
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Skin Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stye
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage

More

Read More
24

Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Sclera
  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Relaxing Incisions, Corneal
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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

  • Southern Illinois University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • Ill Masonic Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Chattanooga Unit Erlanger University Tenn
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kao has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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

Dr. Kao's Reviews

Help millions of people find the right doctor. Share your experience today!
Are you Dr. Kao?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Visit Dr. Kao

Dr. Kao accepts 27 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
    Blue Choice HMO
    Blue Choice Option POS
    Blue Open Access POS
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • HealthPartners
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • MedHealthInsurance
  • Medicaid
  • Meritain Health
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • POMCO Group
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
  • Universal American
  • UPMC Health Plan
  • WellCare
  • Wells Fargo Insurance

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Kao has admitting privileges

West Georgia Medical Center
1514 Vernon Rd
Lagrange, GA 30240
View Hospital Profile

View other doctors with similar experience to find the right doctor for you.

Internal Medicine
(22)